The World Health Organization (WHO) may be wrong about its data claiming the Philippines has the fastest rising number of COVID-19 cases in the Western Pacific region, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said Tuesday (June 30).
Another day, another controversy for this Palace politiko. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque is getting intense flak on social media over his victory claim on coronavirus…
Senator Sonny Angara is aghast at the government’s double standard against ABS-CBN after the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) ordered two of its broadcasting platforms to shut down.
Tigok agad? Senator Sonny Angara is dismayed with a telecommunications agency’s closure order against a cable operations of an affiliated company of ABS-CBN network. The…
Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Jaime Morente has deported 10 more foreigners who have been detained at the immigration detention facility in Taguig City as the agency continues its decongestion efforts due to the continued threat of the COVID-19 virus.
Uh-oh. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque is bursting with joy after the country supposedly beaten the University of the Philippines (UP) forecast of higher COVID cases…
Former transportation assistant secretary Mark Tolentino has revealed to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) of receiving death threats, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra.
Solicitor General Jose Calida has declared a lockdown at his offices in Makati City after one of his employees tested positive for COVID-19 virus.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Tuesday (June 30) he will order the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to investigate the deaths of four military intelligence officers who were killed by police in Jolo, Sulu.
Not only the bar exams, the resumption of the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) for lawyers remain uncertain.
Many politikos are doing much of their work from home amid the coronavirus pandemic. As the disease outbreak forces people to stay indoors, these prominent…
The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has dealt a double whammy to ABS-CBN in a day with its order Tuesday (June 30) for the network to stop broadcasting on TV Plus in Metro Manila and operating Sky Cable’s satellite broadcast service.
Malacañang on Tuesday congratulated the Philippines for beating the prediction of researchers from the University of the Philippines (UP) that the country’s coronavirus (Covid-19) cases would reach 40,000 by the end of June.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday pushed for a speedy but thorough investigation into the fatal shooting of four Army officers by police in Sulu province.
Senate Minority Floor Leader Franklin Drilon has reminded the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) to “stop playing a lover” to offshore gaming operators under the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) amid the reported departure of two of its major industry players.
Detained Senator Leila de Lima is seeking an inquiry over the discoveries of underground health facilities operated by Chinese nationals amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases has approved the recommendations of the economic team to revisit strategies in combating coronavirus to achieve a better balance between health and economy.
The coronavirus pandemic is “not even close to being over”, the WHO warned Monday, as the global death toll passed half a million and cases surged in Latin America and the United States.
The advertiser boycott of Facebook has morphed into a global digital activist campaign aimed at curbing hateful and toxic content on the social media giant. But its impact remains unclear.
President Donald Trump was not briefed on reports that Russia offered bounties to Taliban-linked militias to kill US soldiers in Afghanistan due to concern over the accuracy of the intelligence, a White House spokeswoman said Monday.
The United States on Monday ended sensitive defense exports to Hong Kong, further ramping up pressure in a row over the financial capital’s autonomy from China.
Unlike most major global powers, Japan has been spared an explosion in unemployment during the coronavirus pandemic, despite the world’s third-biggest economy suffering its first recession in more than five years.
US President Donald Trump leapt to the defense Monday of his movie idol John Wayne, after California Democrats called for the actor’s name to be removed from a local airport due to “racist” comments.
Presidential son and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte wants to rename NAIA. Vice President Leni Robredo expressed dismay over his proposal.