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OVP to be abolished under new Charter but Leni keeps post

The Office of the Vice President (OVP) will be abolished under the new federal government but Vice President Leni Robredo will stay in her post until 2022, according to changes in the 1987 Constitution proposed by a subcommittee of the…

Iniwan sa ere ang Kongreso! Duterte nixes no-el

President Rodrigo Duterte turned his back on Congressional allies who have been floating the possibility of postponing the 2019 elections to make way for amendments to the Constitution, reiterating his stand against a no elections scenario.

India parliament backs bill criminalising instant divorce

The Indian parliament's lower house Thursday passed a bill proposing jail time for Muslim men who try to end their marriages through the controversial "instant divorce", months after it was banned by the Supreme Court for violating women's…