The Philippine human rights chief said Saturday that his agency was ready to work with the International Criminal Court as it investigates the thousands of killings carried out in President Rodrigo Duterte's anti-drug war.
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The cat is out of the bag!
Malacañang has slammed Senator Leila de Lima and Commission on Human Rights Chairman Chito Gascon for contradicting their own definition of extra-judicial killings.
A former Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman could not contain his outrage at Atty. Lorenzo Gadon and several congressmen in 280 characters that he resorted to a barrage of tweets against them.
Deputy Speaker Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia was about to make a motion to cite a Commission on Human Rights (CHR) commissioner for contempt
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque has been appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte as concurrent Presidential Adviser on Human Rights.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. on Tuesday dared Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Commissioner Roberto Cadiz to name the lawyers that he accused of mocking the law and human rights.
President Rodrigo Duterte will not hesitate to bring back the Philippine National Police at the helm of the war on drugs if the problem worsens.
Palace says unfair for CHR to protest house arrest for Russian drug suspects: Si De Lima nga wala sa…
Malacañang believes the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has no reason to raise a howl about President Rodrigo Duterte’s promise to detain two Russian drug suspects in a comfortable house.
The Akbayan Party said there is "no healing without justice" as it enjoined the public to join tomorrow's march for the victims of extrajudicial killings (EJKs) arising from the government's war on drugs.
President Rodrigo Duterte will ask the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) what the government’s strategy should be in fighting illegal drugs in case the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) fails to curb its trade.
Senator Joel Villanueva said he believes that students, faculty, and officials of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) are rallying behind seeking justice for the death of law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III amid criticism that the…
Former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay has urged the University Council of the University of the Philippines to speak up on the attacks against the Supreme Court, Office of the Ombudsman and Commission on Human Rights (CHR).
The Senate has not only reversed the House of Representatives’ decision to give a P1,000 budget to the Commission on Human Rights for 2018, it also increased the agency’s appropriation.
Partido Liberal senators have expressed alarm over the threats employed by the government and its allies against democratic institutions such as the Ombudsman, Supreme Court, and the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) either through…
Commission on Human Rights Chairman Jose Chito Gascon, spokesman of Liberal Party, says President Rodrigo Duterte
Commission on Human Rights (CHR) chairperson Chito Gascon is not the only one on the losing end if Congress made good on its promise to give the agency a P1,000 budget for 2018.
House of Representatives Majority Leader Rudy Fariñas announced that the P3.767-trillion General Appropriations Bill will be considered on the third reading on Tuesday, September 26.
Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno expressed dismay what people fear during the martial law era of late strongman Ferdinand Marcos has been revived under the new administration.
The Commission on Human Rights' (CHR) budget for 2018 may no longer be just P1,000, but it got less than what it asked for from the House of Representatives.
Senators heaved a sigh of relief upon learning of the planned restoration of the budgets of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) and two other agencies in the House of Representatives.
Former President Benigno Aquino III has slammed the restriction on media's access to police spot reports, saying the police should be as transparent as possible regarding their activities.
Senators heaved a sigh of relief after the House of Representatives agreed to restore the budgets of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) and the National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP).