Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., and Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua have been called to the Senate to shed light on the research recently conducted by China on the Philippine Rise,…
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Senator Joel Villanueva has joined the "bandwagon" in seeking an inquiry on the environmental condition of Boracay Island, world-renowned for its powdery sands.
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There’s nothing that could link him to the P15.7-billion frigate contract of the Philippine Navy simply because it was not among his concerns in his present position, Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go on Monday said.…
Senator Grace Poe intends to endorse a remedial legislation amending the 81-year-old Public Service Act to address the country’s restrictive economic environment, provide more jobs and ensure reasonable rates of services.
The Senate committee on banks and financial institutions has ordered the arrest of former Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista over his failure to attend hearings on his alleged ill-gotten wealth.
The University of Santo Tomas and its law school dean Nilo Divina should shoulder part of the blame for the tragedy involving the fatal hazing of law student Horacio "Atio" Castillo III in September 2017.
Senator Sonny Angara on Tuesday said the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law "should fix" the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) system.
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The Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards (BAFS) plays a crucial role in ensuring consumer safety and promoting the competitiveness of agriculture and fisheries products in the Philippines.
Senator Nancy Binay on Tuesday called for a full review of the existing protocols for disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) from the national down to the local government level to assess and ascertain possible loopholes in the…
Energy conservation must be a “way of life,” Sen. Loren Legarda said on Wednesday.
Senator Joel Villanueva on Monday pressed for the passage of a law that will make tips and service charge “fully distributable” to all covered employees.
Tugade should face PISTON in Senate hearing on Thursday.
Senator JV Ejercito on Friday sought a Senate probe on the Department of Health (DOH) and pharmaceutical company Sanofi Pasteur for the controversial dengue-vaccine given to half a million schoolchildren in the country.
Senator Richard Gordon on Tuesday proposed to allot an additional P464 million for the construction of barracks for military personnel.
A jail term of up to 20 years may soon await those using online group chats to plot a cover-up of a hazing death, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Monday.
The landmark document on the promotion and protection of rights of migrant workers in Southeast Asia will be a big boon to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
Senator Risa Hontiveros on Friday urged President Duterte to duplicate the maternity leave law being enforced by neighboring member-countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) which observe the International Labor…
Senator Loren Legarda has renewed her call to concerned agencies to expedite the rebuilding of communities ravaged by super typhoon Yolanda to “uplift” the dignity of survivors and give them hope.
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Senator Cynthia Villar wants to review the National Tuna Management Plan amid the warning by experts that the seas would become "virtual deserts" by 2050 due to overfishing.
Marc Anthony Ventura, one of the suspects turned state witness in the hazing death of freshman law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III, is set to testify before Senate probers in the resumption of the probe on Nov. 6.
University of Sto. Tomas (UST) law dean Nilo Divina expressed dismay that he has been placed in the Bureau of Immigration’s (BI) lookout bulletin.
The Senate has also allotted P1.647 billion funds for the full payment of total administrative disability (TAD) arrears for the surviving spouses of World War II veterans.