MANILA -- Lawmakers belonging to the Makabayan bloc at the House of Representatives on Wednesday filed a resolution that seeks a congressional probe on the alleged mass lay-off of thousands of workers of telecommunications firm Philippine…
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Malaysia's king has appealed for calm amid growing racial tensions in the Muslim-majority country after an electoral earthquake in May toppled the Malay-dominated coalition that had ruled the country for decades.
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The bicameral conference committee on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has agreed to loosen restrictions on the release of the P59 billion block grant to the proposed Bangsamoro autonomous region and dropped the proposed safeguards…
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Opposition lawmakers on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court magistrates who voted to oust former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to decline nominations for the post she vacated out of delicadeza.
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Senator Win Gatchalian is open to the idea of subjecting lawmakers to a mandatory drug test, suggesting even to have all those holding elective position to be subjected to such a requirement.
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Marijuana plants have been found growing at an office building used by lawmakers in Japan, which has some of the strictest drug laws in the developed world, an official said Friday.
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LAWMAKERS must "find ways" to improve the overall experience of Filipino travelers. Senator Grace Poe stressed this as the upper chamber on Monday approved on second reading a bill seeking to prohibit the collection of fees from passengers…
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Gabriela slammed anew President Rodrigo Duterte for his fresh remarks against women, saying that the presidency is “on top of the list” of “jobs that should never be occupied by misogynists and tyrants.”
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US President Donald Trump faced diplomatic isolation on Wednesday as world powers scrambled to save a landmark deal curbing Iran's nuclear program that he has rejected.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel has prepared his own list of senatorial bets for the 2019 elections, that include reelectionists, cabinet members, and lawmakers.
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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque’s former party, Kabayan, which once expelled him for “dishonorable behavior,” is now offering him an olive branch and its “full support” for his expected run for the Senate in 2019.
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The public hearings on the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is set to end this month, with the House justice committee deciding whether there's probable cause to impeach her.
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Lawmakers should agree on a timeline on introducing amendments to the 1987 Constitution to avoid any railroading of the process, Sen. JV Ejercito said on Thursday.
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French lawmakers have voted for a flagship article in a new law which will give citizens the "right to make mistakes" in dealings with the government without being automatically punished.
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The Toronto Raptors' Nigerian president Masai Ujiri was just one NBA figure with a strong response on Friday to US President Donald Trump's reported denunciation of immigration from 'shithole countries."
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This was how Senator Panfilo Lacson described President Rodrigo Duterte saying he had no doubts the chief executive is sincere in saying he had no plans of extending his term beyond 2022.
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President Donald Trump reportedly lashed out in a Thursday meeting with lawmakers about immigration reform, demanding to know why the US should accept citizens from what he called "shithole" countries.
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President Donald Trump urged Congress on Tuesday to reach a compromise on the fate of millions of undocumented migrants who came to the US as children, but did not give ground to Democrats over his plans for a border wall.
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Around 160 requests a day were made in late 2017 to access pornography websites from computers within the Houses of Parliament, Britain's Press Association (PA) reported Monday.
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House committee on appropriations chairman Karlo Nograles said Congress's hard work in 2017 has allowed it to take on its “primary mission” this 2018 — to adopt a federal system of government.
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House Majority Leader Rudy Fariñas took a hands-off approach on the petition filed by Magnificent 7 lawmakers asking the Supreme Court to issue a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against the one-year extension of…