President Rodrigo Duterte has chosen to be away from the public eye even as three of his Cabinet Secretaries are busy assessing the damage from Typhoon Ompong on the ground.
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With Typhoon Ompong battering a large part of the country after making landfall early Saturday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has announced that 4,688 passengers were reportedly stranded in various…
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University of the Philippines president Danilo Concepcion will declare September 21 as a Day of Remembrance for young students who fought during Martial Law after he drew flak for attending a gathering of Marcos-era youth leaders.
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Senate public services committee chair Grace Poe ripped at Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade, questioning his competence to become traffic czar under his proposal for emergency powers to solve Metro Manila’s traffic woes.
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Has the price of siling labuyo, which has reportedly shot up to P1,000 per kilogram, got you fuming? Stop whining, Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol says, and start planting sili.
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President Rodrigo Duterte’s net trust rating has fallen by eight points amid rising prices of basic goods and services, according to the latest survey by the Social Weather Stations (SWS).
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Senator Koko Pimentel on Monday said the government "cannot dillydally" anymore when it comes to making a decision whether to build another international airport.
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Pagbaha sa Metro Manila, isinisi ni Rep. Danilo Suarez sa "nerd" na presidente
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Opposition solons have urged the Duterte administration to focus on presenting a master plan for improving mass transport system.
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The government should "look beyond" the National Capital Region (NCR) in applying cures to the traffic crisis, Senator Sonny Angara said on Wednesday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte was "keeping warm" while heavy rains pounded Metro Manila and nearby provinces over the weekend, Malacañang said Tuesday (August 14).
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While Metro Manila and surrounding provinces experienced heavy beatings from the southwest monsoon or Habagat, President Rodrigo Duterte’s relief chief Nicanor Faeldon went on vacation with his family.
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President Rodrigo Duterte cancelled his planned aerial inspection of flood-hit areas in Metro Manila for the second time, Malacañang said Monday (August 13).
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Thousands of graduating senior high school students in Metro Manila flocked to the University of the Philippines Diliman campus Monday (July 30), the last day of submitting requirements and application forms for the UP College Admission…
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The Commission on Audit accused the Philippine Communications Operations Office (PCOO) led by Secretary Martin Andanar of engaging in “splitting” to evade the mandatory bidding of P35 million worth of giveaways and transport rentals for the…
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Torrential rains in Metro Manila have forced the cancelation of Sen. Grace Poe’s visit to Cagayan de Oro City on Wednesday, preventing her plans to meet with Mindanao transport leaders.
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Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua on Tuesday described the ‘Welcome to the Philippines, province of China’ banners as a threat to the improving China-Philippines relations.
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Senators and workers in the upper chamber would get this day off as heavy rains pour in Metro Manila causing flooding.
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Metro Manila police received kudos Sunday night from no less than former Philippine National Police chief and now Sen. Panfilo Lacson, for arresting four Muntinlupa policemen for kidnapping and extortion.
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The Department of Transportation has nearly quadrupled its expenses after uprooting its headquarters from Ortigas Avenue to Clark Field, Pampanga just because of a personal whim of its boss, Transportation Secretary Art Tugade.
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Why insist on Charter change for decentralization and devolution, if the Local Government Code already provides for it?
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Malacañang has found banners tagging the Philippines as province of China "absurd", saying enemies of the government are behind the red tarpaulins installed in some streets in Metro Manila.
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Malacañang on Tuesday tried to downplay the drop in the satisfaction ratings of President Duterte, saying he still has the highest rating compared to his last three predecessors.
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Senator Nancy Binay on Tuesday said the rise in leptospirosis highlights a "public health issue."