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Some senators call the supposed plan 'unsettling' while allies of President Duterte say the Chief Executive is unlikely to pursue something 'illegal'
(UPDATED) The National Intelligence Coordinating Agency, under the Office of the President, wants the DICT to be authorized to shut down social media accounts that are deemed 'inimical to national interest'
(UPDATED) The longtime senator is now tasked with delivering faster internet and telecommunications services to Filipinos, a major promise of President Rodrigo Duterte
Four senators are leaving the chamber in mid-2019: Loren Legarda, Gregorio Honasan II, Francis Escudero, and Antonio Trillanes IV. Here are their plans.
Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, a former senator, says it is 'usual' for diplomats to visit lawmakers
'Uphold the rule of law and due process,' Senator Gregorio Honasan II tells the military, on the revocation of the amnesty granted to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV
(UPDATED) Senate President Vicente Sotto III and Senator Gregorio Honasan II volunteered to undergo the procedure first
Experts tell Rappler it is the Senate's 'patriotic duty' to protect the Philippines' territorial integrity as China militarizes the South China Sea
'Siya ang central figure. Iimbitahin siya, inevitable 'yan,' says Senator Panfilo Lacson, vice chair of the Senate committee on national defense and security
(UPDATED) It remains unclear to date if Special Assistant to the President Bong Go would be invited to the Senate hearing
But the outgoing senator says, 'I'll cross that bridge when we get to it but it would be difficult... to refuse the country if the country needs me'
'Ang DOTr, kailangan na nilang maglahad ng kanilang plano. Anong gagawin 'pag ititigil ito?' says Senator Grace Poe
Kabayan Representative Harry Roque, one of ex-DOH chief Paulyn Ubial's oppositors, says the department deserves a 'decisive leader'
Malacañang cannot say for sure if the President intends to grant the request of members of the Reform the Armed Forces Movement
Senator Gregorio Honasan II posts bail of P60 000 for two counts of graft in connection with the pork barrel scam
The ad hoc committee will have jurisdiction over all matters directly and principally relating to the reconstruction of the capital city of Lanao del Sur
Members of the Senate and House of Representatives want authorities to explain what truly happened with some saying local government officials might be involved
With a P5 billion intelligence budget Senator Panfilo Lacson asks why there is a failure of intelligence on the part of the military and the police
This bill seeks to penalize any person who becomes a member or manifests his her intention to become a member of any terrorist organization says Senator Gregorio Honasan II
Senator Panfilo Lacson jokes that he and Senator Gregorio Honasan II at different points in time became the country s most wiretapped persons as enemies of the government
The Ombudsman charges 2nd district Representative Simeon Datumanong of Maguindanao in relation to the misuse of his Priority Development Assistance Fund
Joint exploration will benefit all claimants while the arbitral ruling is being resolved says Senator Gregorio Honasan chairman of the Senate committee on national defense and security
Majority of those who voted against Senator De Lima are allies of President Rodrigo Duterte while some had differences with De Lima on various issues
Also under preliminary investigation are former DAR secretary Virgilio delos Reyes ex San Jose del Monte congressman Arturo Robes and 6 DBM and DAR officials
The senator also asks intelligence units to make sure they provide accurate information to the President
In the Pineda clan s hometown of Lubao Rodrigo Duterte secures the top spot while administration bet Mar Roxas ends up in 4th place
Former Comelec chair Sixto Brillantes Jr however downplays claims of cheating based on the hash code issue raised by Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr
Despite insinuations of fraud from Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr the Comelec says Marcos has not filed any formal complaint about alleged cheating
Most candidates for president and vice president are leading in the polls in cities and provinces where they trace their roots unofficial results show as of May 10
67th UPDATE As of 3:58 pm Rodrigo Duterte tops the presidential race with nearly 15 9 million votes while the battle between Bongbong Marcos and Leni Robredo is too close to call
Difficult to regulate cheap and wide in reach It’s no wonder many candidates see social media as a vital part of their campaigns
President Aquino calls for an anti Duterte alliance of presidential candidates The Duterte camp says Roxas’ invitation to a united front is the “frantic call of a man on the verge of defeat ” Vice Presidential candidate Leni Robredo explains why she’s done better than her running mate
What s the campaign trail like for Robredo? What are her hopes and fears on the eve of a tight race? Watch the interview here
Senator Alan Cayetano says the latest negative ad against Rody Duterte points to a bigger conspiracy Senator Bongbong Marcos says the Liberal Party plans to impeach Duterte if he wins as president A Hongkong based think tank says among 14 nations the Philippines is the most improved country in its fight against corruption
Administration candidate Mar Roxas invites rival Grace Poe to talk with him for the “unity of our country Grace Poe says the Aquino administration missed opportunities for economic growth Jejomar Binay’s daughter Abby gets the endorsement of the Iglesia ni Cristo
Can a “united Bicol” be the key to Leni Robredo winning the vice presidency? Supporters of Rody Duterte protest against an ad commissioned by Antonio Trillanes Grace Poe says her husband will get his certificate of loss of US nationality Friday
Senator Chiz Escudero who was previously tied with Senator Bongbong Marcos is now ranked 3rd in the tight vice presidential race
The next vice president might win by a hairline based on the last SWS survey before voters troop to the polls on May 9
The son of the late dictator leads overwhelmingly in the National Capital Region and Balance Luzon
Leni Robredo the Liberal Party s bet for the post catches up with rival Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr
2ND UPDATE Senator Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr is the top choice in Metro Manila the rest of Luzon and also among voters in class ABC and class D according to the ABS CBN commissioned poll conducted in early April
What happened behind the scenes of the vice presidential debate at the University of Santo Tomas?
Vice President Jejomar Binay hits Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte on the same day that Duterte tops a survey
Trust Filipinos to be able to mix humor into the slugfest that was the vice presidential debate
Political consultant Malou Tiquia lauds how Marcos handled it: The body language was in check For some it showed character; to others leadership under pressure
Marcos voter preference rating remains unchanged from the previous survey but he secures the lead as Escudero s rating drops
The 6 candidates engage in heated verbal tussles in the lone vice presidential leg of PiliPinas Debates 2016
Robredo and Cayetano seem to be the top vice presidential candidates battling it out online