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Philippines losing over P220 billion a year due to child undernutrition – report

Jan 23, 2018 - 7:19 PM

UNICEF Philippines Country Representative Lotta Sylwander says nutrition is 'not yet' a priority of the current administration, but 'there seems to be an increasing interest'

'Honeymoon' over, opposition says after drop in Duterte ratings

Oct 08, 2017 - 10:10 PM

Critics say Filipinos are now seeing the truth behind President Rodrigo Duterte's 'empty' promise of change

DECLINE. President Rodrigo Duterte's ratings drop by 18 points int he September 2017 survey of the Social Weather Stations. Malacañang photo

Bill on hazing ban approved by House sub-committee

Sep 26, 2017 - 9:36 PM

The bill authored by Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera-Dy covers not just fraternities and sororities but also 'community-based' organizations that do not have roots in schools or universities

STRICTER LAW. Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera-Dy (left) and Justice Committee Chairman Oriental Mindoro 2nd District Representative Reynaldo Umali led the justice sub-committee hearing on a stricter version of the anti-hazing law. Photo courtesy of the House of Representatives

CHED asked to consider requiring financially able students to pay tuition

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman argues the free tuition law is social justice legislation that must benefit who it is intended for – the poor

FREE TUITION LAW. CHED Commissioner Prospero de Vera III and Chairperson Patricia Licuanan face the House appropriations committee on August 10. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

House names new committee chairs after death penalty vote

May 15, 2017 - 9:30 PM

The House leadership begins naming the lawmakers who will be replacing the committee chairpersons ousted for not voting in favor of the death penalty bill

REPLACEMENTS. A new batch of committee chairmanships will ba named at the plenary session in the coming days. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Lawmakers throw belated birthday bash for Duterte

Apr 09, 2017 - 2:49 PM

Marinduque Representative Lord Allan Velasco and his wife Wen organize the party for the President whom lawmakers say did not give any marching orders during the gathering

President Rodrigo Duterte poses with lawmakers durning his belated birthday celebration on April 8. Photo from Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera-Dy

House panel approves bill banning corporal punishment vs kids

Feb 04, 2017 - 1:12 PM

UPDATED Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera Dy says corporal punishment only teaches the child that violence is an acceptable behavior and something worthy of emulation

Members of the House committee on welfare of children believe there are better alternatives to corporal punishment when disciplining children.

Lawmaker wants House to probe suicide of ERC director

Nov 21, 2016 - 7:14 PM

Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera Dy says the suicide of Director Francisco Villa Jr opened a can of worms on the web of corruption inside the Energy Regulatory Commission

'PROBE HIS DEATH.' ERC Director Francisco Villa Jr commits suicide on November 9. Illustration by Nico Villarete/Rappler

House panel quizzes DOH on drug rehab, animal bite programs

Nov 09, 2016 - 7:50 PM

A couple of lawmakers ask Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial about her department s capability to implement certain programs

Dine with PAWS: Dining with my best friend

Apr 07, 2013 - 6:28 PM

After spending a few moments with Rosie Sharon Cuneta immediately said she would adopt her that she would sponsor all of her needs together with some of the special needs dogs at the PAWS shelter

ANIMAL LOVING BEAUTIES. (From left) Karylle with Shih-Tzu Lucky, Carla D., and Joey Mead King with Hershey. All photos courtesy of PAWS

Sin tax reforms 101 (accdg to Palace-backed House bill)

Mar 13, 2012 - 12:09 PM

Congress is hotly debating the sin tax reform bill authored by Representative Abaya but what exactly does it contain?

House panel to probe IBC-13 property sale

Feb 09, 2012 - 8:27 PM

The House Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability is set to to summon executives of state run broadcast network IBC 13 for the allegedly anomalous sale of a 4 4 hectare prime property in Quezon City