President Rodrigo Duterte is furious at Kuwait for maltreating overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) despite the Philippines' help during Iraq's threat of invading its Middle Eastern neighbor.
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The decision to allow the entry of investors into indigenous peoples’ (IPs) ancestral domains in Mindanao will still depend on the Lumad, Malacañang said Monday.
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Senator Leila de Lima on Friday slammed Malacañang's attempt to put the blame on the Aquino administration for the controversial P16-billion warships of the Philippine Navy.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Armed Forces of the Philippines to “destroy” the New People’s Army in the same way that the police demolish the drug trade.
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Finance Secretary Carlos "Sonny" Dominguez may have the brains to manage the country's money, but even President Rodrigo Duterte considers him a villain at times.
Despite his unceremonious relief as Philippine Navy (PN) flag-officer-in-command last month, Vice Admiral Ronald Joseph Mercado said all was well between him and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana.
In line with efforts to beef up its forces in the ongoing campaign against terrorists and other lawless elements, the military announced that it was recruiting 5,500 troops for this year.
Following the doubling of the base pay of military and police personnel, the Palace says President Rodrigo Duterte is eyeing to increase the salaries of teachers using funds generated from the second tax reform package.
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The government is spending P25 billion for the modernization program of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) that will include the acquisition of brand new attack helicopters, tanks and other military hardware.
Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine National Police hindi lumalabag sa karapatang pantao - Senator Sherwin Gatchalian
Even after Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II picked up the slack from the previous administration, he still took the flak over the prolonged probe of the 2011 killing of Italian priest Fr. Fausto “Pops” Tentorio in Arakan, North…
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Despite repeated attacks by members of the New People's Army (NPA) during Christmas truce, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Saturday said it is still very much committed to uphold the suspension of military operation (SOMO)…
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There is no basis to extend martial law in Mindanao, opposition solons told the Supreme Court (SC), as President Rodrigo Duterte, the military and the police are merely ghost hunting.
Malacañang on Saturday (December 23) said it will step up efforts to explain the importance of martial law to the public after a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey found that majority of Filipinos disagree about its extension.
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Six out of 10 Filipinos do not agree with the one year extension of martial law in Mindanao, according to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he would have resigned if Congress passed the tax reform law first before the legislation increasing the pay of soldiers and policemen.
President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to stop the Islamic State (ISIS) from making the Philippines a regional hub following the Marawi crisis.
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President Rodrigo Duterte doesn't know the reason behind the relief of Vice Adm. Ronald Joseph Mercado as the Philippine Navy's flag officer-in-command.
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Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar chided Communist Party of the Philippines founding chairman Jose Maria Sison for being “out of touch” with the real situation in the country.
It is about time that the base pay of military and other uniformed personnel is increased to “better compensate” them for the hazards they face in performing their duties.
President Rodrigo Duterte wants to test the capabilities of the military's new attack helicopters on the New People's Army.
Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas on Tuesday said members of the House of Representatives are "overwhelmingly in favor" of President Rodrigo Duterte's request for a full-year extension of martial law in Mindanao.