President Duterte has given the green light for the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to launch the shame campaign against barangay officials who are still hoping to remain in their posts while the Commission on Elections (Comelec)…
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President Duterte has appointed sacked Social Security System (SSS) Commissioner Jose Gabriel "Pompee" La Viña as an undersecretary of the Department of Tourism.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Tuesday maintained her innocence from all the “trumped-up” illegal drug trade charges filed against her.
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Senator Risa Hontiveros on Monday slammed the Duterte administration apparent foreign policy protecting impunity over the country’s sovereignty.
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Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Renato Villa has confirmed that the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has called the embassy to notify that they will wait for the Philippine government's new proposed date for President Rodrigo R.…
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Malacañang has denied any crackdown on foreigners critical of the administration despite the arrest of an Australian nun who has been joining rallies for human rights.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Thursday expressed concern over the Philippines turning into a authoritarian state following an apparent crackdown recently on foreign activists.
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Following an admission from President Duterte ordering the arrest of an Australian missionary nun due to an alleged “disorderly conduct,” an opposition senator raised the possibility of the Chief Executive ordering the same to Chinese…
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Senator Nancy Binay on Monday urged the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) to just heed President Duterte’s moratorium on new casinos, including the one being eyed in Boracay island.
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Senator Richard Gordon on Sunday backed President Duterte’s order to arrest International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou Bensouda if she pushes through with the impending investigation on the government's war on illegal drugs.
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Former Chief Justice Art Panganiban said President Rodrigo Duterte would prevent Boracay Island from ending up in private hands by declaring it as a national park.
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Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Officer-in-Charge Eduardo Año urged aspiring barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) candidates with illegal drug links to desist from running in the May 14 elections.
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A publicity stunt the smear the name of former Pres. Benigno Aquino III that will not earn the support of senators.
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Over P3 billion worth of economic and infrastructure assistance will be provided to the Philippines by China as a result of the latest dialogue between the two countries’ leaders, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. announced on…
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Sen. Richard Gordon has found repulsive the audacity of political turncoats to jump from party to another every time a new administration is in power.
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Despite her involvement in the implementation of the Dengvaxia mess, former Department of Health (DOH) Sec. Paulyn Ubial has been spared of any accountability by the Senate blue ribbon committee.
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Senator Richard Gordon on Wednesday said President Duterte is entitled to asking Congress to expedite the impeachment trial of Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.
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Warring brothers, Sen. JV Ejercito and former Sen. Jinggoy Estrada may soon find themselves running for the Senate next year under the same slate.
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Former Justice Sec. Vitaliano Aguirre II should made to account for his questionable decisions while in office and not rewarded with a cushy post-resignation job, Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Friday said.
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Sans any enabling law, President Duterte cannot abolish the National Food Authority (NFA) Council, the inter-agency body which decides on rice importation, Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Friday said.
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Senator Bam Aquino on Friday warned of further abuses by National Food Authority (NFA) officials following the abolition of the inter-agency NFA Council which decides on rice importation.