Bamboo is a cash crop for Filipino farmers and can be a good source of income and livelihood of poor communities, particularly in rural areas in the Philippines.
Senator Loren Legarda on Saturday expressed hope that the cultural affinity between the Philippines and Spain will help further strengthen their ties.
San Miguel Corporation (SMC) has given a total of P350,000 in cash to the House of Representatives to reward promising college students who will win its 2018 bill drafting contest.
Despite Filipinos’ strong rejection of the legalization of same-sex marriage in the Philippines, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) sector are still hopeful that it, along with the passage of the anti-discrimination bill, would soon become a reality.
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spent four days in East Asia trying to keep on the rails key relationships — two friendly, one adversarial — that his boss President Donald Trump has thrown into confusion.
The Nationale 7 holds a cherished place in France’s popular culture as the Vacation Highway, leading generations of families south toward summer holidays on the Riviera before multi-lane motorways became the norm.
The Pentagon is evaluating the costs of transferring or withdrawing troops from Germany, where the United States has its biggest contingent outside the country, The Washington Post reported Friday.
The son of Cambodia’s long-serving Prime Minister was promoted to two senior military posts on Saturday as his father looks to widen his family’s influence.
Catholic prelates welcomed the plan of the government to hold talks with officials of the Catholic Church, particularly the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP).
Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin hopes senators would be more open to same-sex marriage
Senate President Tito Sotto accused of blocking progress of anti-discrimination bill in Senate
10,000 join 24th Metro Manila Pride March
President Rodrigo Duterte will have a one-on-one dialogue with Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines president Archbishop Romulo Valles following his controversial statements about God, Malacañang said Saturday (June 30).
With 61 percent of Filipinos opposed to legalizing same-sex unions, one senator said the measure would go “through the eye of the needle” before being passed.
Christian counter-protesters face off with members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) sector
Opposition Senator Leila de Lima said President Duterte might be digging up old sex video allegations against her to force her to back out from possibly appearing before the Supreme Court to argue against the Philippines’ withdrawal from the International Criminal Court.
Former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will be an asset to the opposition’s senatorial slate if she agrees to run for public office next year,…
LGBTs still hopeful for passage of anti-discrimination bill
The United Arab Emirates has spread a “climate of fear” among Qataris living there, splitting families and causing “substantial pain” during a year-long blockade, the UN’s top court heard Friday.
When they met in April at the White House, President Donald Trump suggested to his French counterpart that France should quit the European Union and sign a bilateral trade deal with the US, The Washington Post reported Friday.
It’s not up to Washington to decide the fate of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Ecuador’s top diplomat said Friday, following the visit of US Vice President Mike Pence.
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A total of 21 teachers from primary and secondary schools were arrested for drug-related offenses while P8.3 million worth of shabu were seized nationwide as part of the government’s s intensified campaign against illegal drugs from July 2016 to June 15, 2018, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said on Friday.