Surigao Del Norte Rep. Robert Ace Barbers feels the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Bureau of Customs (BOC) are not working as smoothly as they should in running after drug smugglers.
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Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte isn't wasting any time in building alliances with other political parties to strengthen her own party, Hugpong ng Pagbabago.
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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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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez may have to look beyond the Davao region for political survival since two persons estranged from him have joined forces to ensure he will lose his reelection bid in 2019.
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Despite hailing from Davao del Norte, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez wants to let broadcaster Karen Davila know he's taking action to improve the tourist haven of Siargao.
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Three committees of the House of Representatives have cleared the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) of wrongdoing after conducting an investigation into the multitrillion-peso power supply agreements (PSAs) of the Manila Electric Company…
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is considering running for congressman in Surigao del Norte due to a looming showdown in his current district, Davao del Norte.
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Senator Ralph Recto on Tuesday said the passage of the Senate Bill No. 1279 which institutionalizes the national feeding program would target the “most vulnerable.”
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A lawmaker from the House of Representatives wants another term for President Rodrigo Duterte, as the “undisciplined people” of the Philippines need a ruler with an “iron fist.”
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Senator JV Ejercito on Wednesday practically waged “war” against their political foes in San Juan City, the family of San Juan City Rep. Ronaldo Zamora following the grant of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on the latter’s son,…
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The House of Representatives’ dangerous drugs committee has recommended the passage of a legislation replacing the Bureau of Customs (BOC) with a new revenue-collecting agency “to avoid corruption and increase revenue collection”.
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Surigao del Norte Ace Barbers wants Richard Tan charged in the P6.4 billion worth of shabu smuggled into the country despite a request from China Customs to give the businessman immunity.
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Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon will remain in his post amid the controversy surrounding the P6.5-billion shabu shipment from China that made its way into the country.
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Bureau of Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon will not step down from his post despite calls for his resignation over the entry of a shabu shipment worth P6.4 billion into the country.
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Sen. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito is pushing for a probe on worsening pollution and degradation in some of the country’s prime island beach destinations despite efforts promoting environmental protection.
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Senator Bam Aquino said that while earthquake drills help the people prepare for quakes, the government must do more to reduce the loss of life during strong tremors.
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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday said the scheduled biddings for the acquisition of services and supplies for the October Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) will push through despite moves to postpone the electoral…
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Following the strong earthquake which hit Surigao del Norte last week, Senator JV Ejercito wants buildings nationwide audited regarding their compliance to the building code.
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President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Surigao City, 301 kilometers northeast of here, past 1:00 p.m. Sunday to personally assess the damages from the 6.7-magnitude earthquake that struck that eastern city Friday night.
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Vice President Leni Robredo may travel to Surigao del Norte on Valentine's Day to visit residents affected by the magnitude-6.7 earthquake that hit Surigao City on Friday (Feb. 10).
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Malacañang has urged the public to continue the spirit of bayanihan and help one another out in the aftermath of the magnitude-6.7 quake that struck 14 kilometers northwest of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Friday night (Feb. 10).
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Rescue operations for the magnitude-6.7 quake that struck 14 kilometers northwest of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Friday night (Feb. 10) are ongoing, Malacañang said.