Senator Grace Poe believes that opportunists are using President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war as a "smokescreen" for the recent wave of killings of mayors and vice mayors just months before the start of the campaign period for the 2019…
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Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra has assured that the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has not yet dropped its probe over the killings of local government executives.
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Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Monday said he does not think President Rodrigo R. Duterte would declare martial law because of the recent killings of local officials.
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Despite the spate of killing of local executive, the present situation does not necessitate the imposition of a nationwide martial law, Malacanang on Monday said.
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Authorities are urging the public to work closely with the police for any leads into the recent spate of killings of local chief executives.
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Malacañang on Saturday (July 7) called for all Filipinos to resolve the spate of killings of local politikos after Trece Martires, Cavite Vice Mayor Alex Lubigan was shot dead.
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It may still be too early to say if the killing of Tanauan City (Batangas) Mayor Antonio Halili last July 2 is a preview of the 2019 local elections, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Saturday.
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Malacañang vowed to get to the bottom of killings of mayors following reports that Mayor Ferdinand Bote of General Tinio, Nueva Ecija was shot dead on Tuesday afternoon.
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Malacanang on Tuesday defended the remarks made by President Rodrigo Duterte hours after controversial Tanauan City, Batangas Mayor Antonio Halili was assassinated while attending a flag raising ceremony last Monday.
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Senator Leila de Lima said Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili was murdered by President Rodrigo Duterte’s words.
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Senator Ralph Recto has denounced the killing of Mayor Antonio Halili of Tanauan City, Batangas and called on the police to apprehend the killer on the loose. "There’s a sniper on the loose in Batangas. Tony Halili was the latest…
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President Rodrigo Duterte was the epitome of an ever supportive boss when he spoke in Cagayan De Oro City Monday (June 25) at the oath-takaing of newly elected barangay chiefs of Region 10.
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Six more Land Transportation Office (LTO) extension offices were converted into "regular" licensing centers.
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MANILA -- The Supreme Court has denied the petition of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV seeking to reverse the decision of Quezon City court to proceed with the damage suit filed by a businessman accused by the lawmaker of being a “dummy” of…
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Senators, including former upper chamber members, will pay tribute to former Senate President Edgardo J. Angara on Wednesday, May 16.
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The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) will study a proposal that barangays (villages) should also have a share of revenues collected from the Small Town Lottery (STL).
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No compromise. This will be the tone of the Department of Education in the coming school year when it implements a smoking ban in schools.
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Senator Ralph Recto is hopeful that under Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, the Manila River Transport will “not suffer” the same fate of the Metro Rail Transit run by the Department of Transportation (DoTr).
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Senator Cynthia Villar on Friday urged farm owners to engage in agri-entrepreneurship as she stressed the relevance of the growing farm business industry in the government's continuing fight against hunger and poverty.
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Senator Ralph Recto on Friday said energy exploration in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) must be under “a constitutionally-compliant win-win arrangement.”
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Pirate attacks worldwide fell to their lowest level in over two decades last year, the International Maritime Bureau said, but more than doubled in the Philippines while African trouble spots remained dangerous.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has taken pity on youth activists who join leftist groups because he feels they are risking their lives for an unworthy cause.
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President Rodrigo Duterte wants industries to be scattered across provinces instead of being concentrated in Metro Manila, which is already congested with buildings and people.