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While the mayor’s secretary forgot how much they paid, Labella's staff say they pooled their money to pay the order instead of rejecting it
Stripping her office bare isn't one of the things police colonel Royina Garma will do before stepping down as Cebu City police director
'Sa tabi mismo ng opisina ng alkalde...the seat of power of Manila, tapos ito, amoy tae rito, nagkalat,' says Manila Mayor Isko Moreno as he sees the sight of excrement by the hero's monument
During her farewell dinner as House Speaker, Arroyo replies to Duterte: 'It was never my intention to be difficult with you…So I only wish that I had better EQ so I could have second-guessed everything you wanted'
Even retirement has not made the former president ease up on the kinds of questions the media can ask
He has been named to the Philippine Military Academy board of advisers in his former capacity as National Youth Commission chairperson
A left-leaning congressman thinks so, with millions in cash allegedly being used to buy votes among lawmakers to secure the speakership
(UPDATED) In recent weeks, President Rodrigo Duterte has stayed out of the public eye for days on end and has failed to show up at several engagements
While campaigning for gubernatorial bet Jun Evasco in Bohol, President Duterte puts the mayor of Garcia Hernandez town on the spot – talking about her beauty and...her panty
Entertainment and celebrities are the core of Bong Go's campaign
Whether it’s a flair for drama or the need for speed they find reason to set loose their big bikes on the campaign trail
It's a question that has been on many Filipinos' minds since the feisty Conchita Carpio Morales retired from government
Towards the end of 2015, then Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte paid his friend Michael Yang a visit in Xiamen
(3rd UPDATE) Transportation Assistant Secretary Goddes Libiran says Secretary Arthur Tugade is 'not a micromanager'
'Peace education starts with having only one girlfriend!' Otso Diretso senatorial bet Samira Gutoc tells high school students in Iriga City
3 months before elections, Panelo says that if opposition candidates win in the Senate race, it's because they're expected to help the President
Deputy Speaker Fredenil Castro claims there is a 'gentlemen's understanding' between him and House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr
(UPDATED) Rappler has gathered that the chopper didn't have the permission to land on the track of the Philsports Arena
'Let us greet the new year with gratitude to God for all His blessings,' says Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, who has so many things to be thankful for in 2018
What exactly led to the removal of Air Force chief Lieutenant General Galileo Gerard Kintanar ahead of his retirement in January 2020?
President Duterte will not visit the US 'until the Bells of Balangiga are returned,' Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr recalls telling US Ambassador Nikki Haley
'There are some who make friends and quarrel later, but we quarreled and became friends,' says businessman Peter Tay after patching things up with DENR Undersecretary Benny Antiporda
DENR Undersecretary Benny Antiporda says Boracay businessman Peter Tay 'humiliated' himself, but admits to shoving Tay when tensions rose
The chief of staff of ACTS-OFW Representative John Bertiz says the latter underwent angioplasty surgery last year
The statement urges then-president Benigno Aquino III to grant amnesty to the soldiers as they already 'suffered the consequences of their actions' and 'paid their dues'
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez denies rumors he is unsure of victory in Davao del Norte – even after losing key allies in the region months before the midterm elections
‘Self interest is there, barkadahan is there, factionalism is there,’ ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says in an interview with Rappler
This is seen as a violation of a circular issued by the office itself in 2015, which commits to 'confidentiality and integrity, among others
(UPDATED) 'We have to give credit where credit is due,' says Senate and PDP-Laban president Aquilino Pimentel III
If Davao del Norte is getting too crowded politically, is it time for Alvarez to look elsewhere and start planning for his future?
The President's partner is now able to suggest agenda items for Cabinet meetings
The memo, dated March 23, 2018 and leaked on March 27, has become a hot topic of discussion among Boholanos, offline and online
Vice President Leni Robredo describes Cadet 4CL Don Carlo Labastida's gift to her as a 'masterpiece' and a 'beautiful painting'
'This is the 3rd time that I have greeted you, my lady,' the President says at the start of his speech, addressing Vice President Leni Robredo
Filipino blogger Bryan Boy in America s Next Top Model and Manny Pacquiao s religion