Senator JV Ejercito is inclined to seek re-election next year, even in the face of possible showdown with his half-brother, former Sen. Jinggoy Estrada.
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The militant Makabayan bloc, along with several other individuals, filed an opposition-in-intervention Thursday (March 22) with the Supreme Court in an attempt to block the quo warranto petition filed by the Solicitor General Jose Calida…
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A total of 13 or a majority of senators on Wednesday evening signed the consolidated bill seeking to ban political dynasties.
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski announced his resignation Wednesday in an address to the nation, the day before he was to face an impeachment vote in Congress.
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There is no such thing as absolute parliamentary immunity, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Wednesday said.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV cannot hide behind parliamentary privilege to shield himself against the inciting to sedition case filed against him as the constitutional guarantee to lawmakers that they would not be held liable for anything…
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian: Congress has allocated P120M to develop Philippine Rise
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The Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked by President Rodrigo R. Duterte to review the 1987 Constitution on Tuesday voted to allow only two relatives within the second degree of consanguinity and affinity to run in the same elections, but…
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Administration and opposition senators hit the Department of Justice (DOJ) for dismissing charges against several individuals accused of drug trading, including Kerwin Espinosa, who confessed his involvement in drug trading in a Senate…
Strike while the iron is hot. Senator Migz Zubiri made this proposal to concerned government agencies in charge of promoting trade and investment after the Philippines placed No. 1, in an international survey, in terms of favored…
Those with pending election cases should not expect that they would sway the upcoming investigation by Congress on allegations of anomalies in the 2016 polls, Senator Chiz Escudero said.
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Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto said the bill seeking to penalize discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (SOGIE) equality bill has a slim chance of passing in the present Congress.
President Xi Jinping's bid to rule for life has stunned many people in China. It left retired state-owned newspaper editor Li Datong cursing in a foreign language in a crowded mall.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has denied using his office to go after his critics and innocent people, even if some of those perceived to be his opponents have ended in trouble after being the subject of his tirades.
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No discussion ensued during the March 5 Cabinet meeting regarding the challenges facing Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Malacañang said.
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said the filing of a petition for quo warranto by the Solicitor General before the Supreme Court to question the validity of the appointment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno was a proper course of…
Majority of Politiko fans believe Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte was telling the truth when she described House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez as an "asshole."
The growing public preference to Constitutional Convention (Con-con) as the method of amending or revising the Constitution, instead of Constituent Assembly (Con-Ass) “reflects the distrust of the people on Congress.”
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The quo warranto petition filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida is unconstitutional as only the Senate, convening as the impeachment court, can unseat Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Senator Bam Aquino said.
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A commissioner of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has asked ABS-CBN president Carlo Katigbak to explain how the indigenous peoples (IP) term "Bagani" became the title of its new teleserye.
A White House lurching from crisis to crisis appeared close to complete meltdown Friday, as Donald Trump's staff struggled to limit damage from two impulsive moves with far-reaching consequences.