DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday evening showed up at the 40th birthday celebration of her daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. Accompanied by Special Assistant to the President Christopher Go, the President arrived past 8 p.m. The President was greeted with a smack on the lips by his former wife, Elizabeth Zimmerman, who then sat […]
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National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. stressed on Wednesday that the Duterte administration was not abandoning the landmark ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration on South China Sea disputes that favored the Philippines.
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A panel of the Commission on Appointments (CA) on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones in spite of questions raised about his qualifications and accusations of union-busting and harassment of employees.
A fire that struck a residential building the Binondo Church on Friday has reached the fifth alarm, according to the Bureau of Fire Protection. Fire Officer 1 Charlene Coloso said firefighters from the Manila Fire Department responded to the scene at around 11:58 a.m. No reports of casualties as of posting. /muf
Dozens of protesters trooped to Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City on Friday to call for an end to martial law in Mindanao, which they say bring human rights violation in the region.
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Retired Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr. and ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno are expected to participate as resource speakers in a conference on democracy and federalism being held at the Ateneo de Manila University (AdMU) in Quezon City.
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The conduct of the 2018 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections lasted longer than expected because of manual polling, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) admitted on Tuesday. Comelec spokesman James Jimenez noted that barangays were still canvassing and proclaiming a day after the polls, contrary to their initial expectation that all winners would be proclaimed on […]
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The ouster of former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will not vest new powers to the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG), Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said on Tuesday.
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