Senator Loren Legarda assured that the proposed socio-economic reforms of Communist rebels would be supported by the national budget, as she pushed for the resumption of peace talks between them and the Philippine government which President Rodrigo Duterte ordered halted last year.
President Rodrigo Duterte has called on Filipinos to be selfless as the Christian world ends its commemoration of Holy Week with the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Russia said on Saturday that Britain had to reduce its diplomatic staff by more than 50 more people as a crisis in ties between Moscow and the West escalated over the nerve agent attack on a former spy.
Former senator Jinggoy Estrada will “most probably” run for senator again in 2019, putting him in direct competition against half brother Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, who’s up for reelection.
Senator Manny Pacquiao has sought an inquiry on the current state of the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (RMSC) and other sports facilities amid calls to establish a “sustainable” sports facility development program in the country.
Senate President Koko Pimentel has sought a law regulating the ownership and use of drones by private persons to ensure public safety.
More and more Filipino women are taking on influential and leadership roles both in the public and private sector, Sen. Cynthia Villar said recently.
Sixty Russian diplomats expelled by the United States in response to an apparent attempt to assassinate a former double agent in Britain with a nerve agent were set to return home on Saturday, Moscow’s envoy said.
Malala Yousafzai visited the Swat valley Saturday for her first trip back to the once militant-infested Pakistani region where she was shot in the head by the Taliban more than five years ago.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for an “independent and transparent investigation” after 16 Palestinians were killed and hundreds more wounded during clashes with the Israeli military, a spokesman said.
Kim Jong Un is committed to sending North Korean teams to the Tokyo and Beijing Olympics, IOC chief Thomas Bach said Saturday after a rare meeting with the leader of the nuclear-armed regime in Pyongyang.
Russia has expelled diplomats from 23 countries in retaliation against the West in an escalating spy row, in the biggest wave of tit-for-tat expulsions in recent memory.
Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin: Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II’s not doing his job
The Office of the Ombudsman has expressed opposition to have alleged pork barrel scam queen Janet Lim Napoles transferred to the custody of Department of Justice’s Witness Protection Program (DOJ-WPP).
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.
Palace meeting with Janet Lim-Napoles contradicts government statements – Albay Representative Edcel Lagman
Senator Grace Poe: Billboard porn highlights cybersecurity concerns
Senator Panfilo Lacson says ‘Napolist’ handed to him because of non-involvement in pork scam
Senator JV Ejercito: No evidence yet that Dengvaxia kills
Malacañang has scored United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples Victoria Tauli-Corpuz for calling the government “authoritarian,” saying she is “detached” from the “realities happening in the Philippines.”
Impeachment case of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, very complicated – Senator Sherwin Gatchalian
Senator JV Ejercito: Magkaiba ang pananaw namin ni Joseph Estrada