‘Run, Sara, Run’: Is Duterte’s daughter playing her father’s game?

THE daughter of Philippine leader Rodrigo R. Duterte says there's no chance she'll run for the presidency next year. Her father says the presidency...

Various sectors launch online petition calling for Duterte’s resignation

SOME 500 medical frontliners, lawyers, businessmen, members of the academe, media workers and civil leaders on Thursday initiated an online petition calling for the...

Strong rains seen to hit Eastern Visayas, Bicol Sunday as 2nd typhoon of the...

TROPICAL storm Surigae has intensified into a typhoon and entered the Philippine area Friday morning, state weather bureau PAGASA reported. Given the local name Bising,...

More added to 4th vaccination priority group, but jab schedule uncertain

THE inter-agency task force handling the coronavirus response has included more sectors in the fourth priority group for vaccination, according to the presidential palace,...

ANC stops airing Chinatown News

ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC) will stop airing Filipino-Chinese news program Chinatown News TV (CNTV), iWantTFC said in a tweet on Friday. ANC recently defended airing...

SC reports 87.75% success rate of online hearings

THE Supreme Court (SC) recorded an 87.75% success rate in hearings held via videoconference from May 5, 2020 to April 9, 2021. During that 11-month...

Philippine coronavirus infections top 900,000

CORONAVIRUS infections in the Philippines topped 900,000 after health authorities reported 11,429 more cases on Thursday.

Manila may lose 80% of exclusive ecozone, says former justice

THE Philippines risks losing 80% of its exclusive economic zone in the South China Sea if it allows China’s continued militarization of the area, according to a former Supreme Court magistrate.

Nationwide round-up (04/15/21)

THE House of Representatives on Thursday said it will work swiftly on the three proposed economic bills certified as urgent by President Rodrigo R. Duterte.

Regional Updates (04/15/21)

MEMBERS of the Philippine Coast Guard took photos of these China-flagged ships during maritime patrol operations on April 13 at the Julian Felipe Reef using the BRP Cabra and two vessels of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

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