The Senate on Monday, Feb. 19, will start its probe into the alleged controversies surrounding the PHP16-billion acquisition of two Philippine Navy frigates.
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Senator Sonny Trillanes believes that Secretary Bong Go, special assistant to President Rodrigo Duterte, has nothing to do with the alleged questionable purchase of two Navy frigates worth P15.7 billion from South Korea.
It was the most unforgettable Valentine’s Day and Valentine’s gift, Sen. Leila de Lima on Friday said on the show of solidarity of her supporters who remained steadfast in fighting for justice and her release from detention.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel is leading a Senate delegation to Basilan to conduct another public hearing on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.
Senator Francis Pangilinan on Wednesday rallied behind Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales who is defying Malacanang’s 90-day suspension order against Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Arthur Carandang.
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To ease consumer suffering from President Duterte's new tax reform law, Senator Risa Hontiveros has proposed a two-percentage point reduction of the 12 percent value added tax (VAT) on goods and services.
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They thought that they were walking on the streets of war-torn Syria or Iraq destroyed in the war between government forces and Islamic militants.
Two senators say they will seek a Senate probe into the rehabilitation and housing projects in Marawi to hear the side of the residents of the once besieged city.
MARAWI CITY—Senators Migz Zubiri and Sonny Angara are urging those who are against the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) and national government officials to pay a visit to Marawi for them to see the extent of the devastation of the Islamic city.…
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Senator Risa Hontiveros is pushing for the approval of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) by March following the first public consultation made by lawmakers in Mindanao.
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Not once but twice, Sen. Jose Victor "JV" Ejercito was mistaken at a Senate hearing for his half-brother, former Sen. Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada.
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Opposition senators want an investigation by the Senate defense committee into the purchase of two warships, which was allegedly influenced by Special Assistant to the President Bong Go.
Do you trust Congress after what they've done? Senate minority to oppose any Opposition senators would oppose any effort to amend the Constitution, Sen. Kiko Pangilinan said on Wednesday.
Senator Risa Hontiveros has not been spared from the fake news bandwagon despite the onset of the holiday season.
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Minority senators want the entire Senate to recognized detained Sen. Leila de Lima for her latest global awards in recognition of her continued fight for human rights and the rule of law.
Senators Risa Hontiveros and Francis Pangilinan on Friday assailed Sen. Richard Gordon’s handling of the Senate blue ribbon committee’s hearing last Thursday on the dengue vaccine controversy.
Voting 240-27, senators and congressmen approved President Rodrigo Duterte’s request to extend martial law until the end of 2018.
Lawmakers in both the upper and lower houses of Congress warned of a repeat of a martial rule similar to that of former President Ferdinand Marcos if they approve the request of President Rodrigo Duterte to extend martial law in Mindanao…
Members of the Senate minority bloc has thumbed down a proposal by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for President Duterte to extend martial law in Mindanao by up to one year.
The Global Thinker award given to detained Sen. Leila de Lima for the second consecutive year serves as a reminder to the Duterte administration that it “can never put a strong woman down.”
Senator Risa Hontiveros is lending her voice to raise HIV awareness and prevention.
She may have failed to win the Miss Universe crown but Miss Philippines Rachel Peters remains a source of pride for Filipinos including politikos.
The Senate opposition bloc on Saturday reminded the Filipino people that the late former President Ferdinand Marcos Sr. "is not a hero."