President Donald Trump boasted Monday of the US commercial space industry's deep wallet and enterprising spirit, and vowed US dominance in exploration of the Moon and Mars, as well as any future space race.
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Argentine lawmakers Thursday backed a bill legalizing abortion during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, a historic step for Pope Francis's Catholic homeland, although the measure must still pass through the Senate.
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Is Francis Tolentino making another run for the Senate? That seems to be the case based on the remark uttered by President Rodrigo Duterte about his political adviser Thursday (June 14).
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The bid to change the Constitution would not be railroaded in the Senate, even if President Rodrigo Duterte requests for it to be prioritized, Senate President Tito Sotto assured.
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri ruled out any possibility on the upper chamber initiated moves to amend or suspend provisions of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law.
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Senate President Tito Sotto said the Senate may pass a landmark measure banning discrimination on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (SOGIE) as long as it undergoes a major facelift.
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Administration Senators Ping Lacson and Migz Zubiri hope that President Rodrigo Duterte’s vow to implement a “radical change” only means increased police visibility and not something more drastic.
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He may be the “most travelled” among his colleagues and incurred the most number of absences, but Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday claimed he turned out to be the most productive among them.
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Opposition lawmakers belonging to the "Magnificent 7" bloc on Tuesday slammed moves to postpone 2019 elections to pave the way for a plebiscite of a Charter change.
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Frank Carlucci, who held senior posts under four American presidents including defense secretary under Ronald Reagan, has died at the age of 87.
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Government has more than enough funds to shoulder the needs of the so-called Dengvaxia victims, Sen. Loren Legarda on Sunday said.
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President Rodrigo Duterte is moving heaven and earth to make sweeping changes in the mining industry within this year because there’s no guarantee he'd still be around next year.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has chosen to play safe amid calls from various sectors to suspend the implementation of the Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law due to the rising prices of basic goods and fuel.
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Senate Majority Leader Migz Zubiri plans to bring President Rodrigo Duterte to the bicameral conference committee if Congress reaches a deadlock on the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
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Senate President Tito Sotto expects that the Senate resolution questioning the Supreme Court’s (SC) ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice would already be moot by the time sessions resume in Congress on July 23, with the court…
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President Rodrigo Duterte has spared Congress from going through a tedious investigation on the culpability of a Bureau of Customs executive in the release of 105 containers filled with smuggled goods.
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Congress will be able to pass the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law before sessions end Wednesday (May 30) after President Rodrigo Duterte certified the measure as urgent.
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Senator JV Ejercito on Tuesday revived his proposal for a higher excise tax on cigarettes to cover for whatever revenue loss from the called suspension of a provision in the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law that raised…
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President Rodrigo Duterte has granted the request of Congress leaders to certify the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as urgent for the legislature to pass the measure before they adjourn sine die.
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MANILA -- Amid labor groups’ call for a PHP750 daily minimum wage nationwide, Malacañang on Monday said that it was “legally impossible” to raise the wages because of legal restraints.
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MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte has assured the public that he will consider all possible options to mitigate the impact of oil price hikes particularly to the poor, Malacañan g said Monday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will let Congress decide how much of Boracay will be allotted to business establishments, but made it clear the entire island cannot be a commercial area.
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Senator Leila de Lima on Monday warned against the approval of the proposed national identification (ID) system, saying it would only further aggravate what she alleged as continuing rights violations in the country under the Duterte…