The UN's top expert on extreme poverty warned Thursday that contemptful and cruel US policies towards the poor were disenfranchising millions, posing a threat to democracy in the country.
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MANILA -- Majority of Filipinos are satisfied with the democracy in the country, results of the first quarter 2018 Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released on Tuesday, Independence Day, showed.
Bad taste to call Dutertes ‘first family’, Malacanang a ‘palace’, govt workers ‘officials’: No such…
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Don’t call the Dutertes “first family.” Never refer to Malacanang as a “palace.” And there are no “officials” in government, just workers.
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The Philippines has made it to Hollywood once again as part of the hit American series "Homeland."
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The impending deportation of Sister Patricia Fox, a human rights defender who lawfully entered and stayed in the Philippines under a missionary visa, has revealed the state of democracy in the country.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel insists Philippines a ‘functioning democracy, society’
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President Rodrigo Duterte has formed a 19-member consultative committee tasked to review the 1987 Constitution.
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Sen. Paolo Aquino on Thursday said the death penalty would not be passed in the Senate.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel must not allow House Speaker Bebot Alvarez to embarrass the upper chamber and eventually "weaken" it.
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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has come under fire after a report discovered the crucial role that the social media network played in the election campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte and the spread of fake news.
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President Rodrigo Duterte appears to be mellowing down after months of issuing threats against criminals and his critics.
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The plight of detained Sen. Leila de Lima should send a message to the Filipinos to fight for democracy, human rights and the rule of law.
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Despite the impeachment complaint against her, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno has vowed to push through with reforms in the judiciary.
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“Let the people and the youth elect their barangay leaders.”
Duterte wants cops who killed Kian, Carl to go to jail: Wala ako inutos patayin bata on bended knees
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President Rodrigo Duterte wants the Caloocan City police who killed 17-year old Kian delos Santos and 19-year old Carl Angelo Arnaiz to go to jail.
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Senator Risa Hontiveros on Sunday expressed fears over the possibility that President Rodrigo Duterte will place the entire country under authoritarian rule.
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President Rodrigo Duterte is just taking the barrage of criticisms against his administration as par for the course in politics.
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A day before leaving the White House, outgoing United States President Barack Obama expressed gratitude to Americans for the lessons they have taught him in the last eight years.