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Trillanes charged with making grave threats

EMBATTLED opposition Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV is facing yet another court case — this time he has been charged with threatening a government official.

Road Safety 101 for students and drivers: starting them young

Maybe it is best that people learn about road safety at a young age -- perhaps as early as grade school.

The importance of lawyers in the pursuit of development

To say that global development is a challenging affair is quite an understatement. The pursuit of it is so complex and so vast in...

Duterte signs national feeding program law

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter Malacañang on Tuesday, July 3, announced that President Rodrigo R. Duterte has signed into law Republic Act (R.A.) No. 11037,...

Weinstein Co. must face sexual harassment suit, judge rules

WEINSTEIN CO. must return to New York court to face a lawsuit by women who say the firm is responsible for alleged sexual misconduct by founder Harvey Weinstein, a federal judge ruled.

New batch of Shari’ah lawyers takes oath

The Supreme Court (SC) en banc on Friday welcomed the 2018 Shari'ah Bar Examinations passers at the SC's En Banc Session Hall to formally...

Senate approves OFW Handbook bill

THE SENATE in a statement said it has approved today on third and final reading a bill which would mandate the Philippine Overseas Employment...

Imminent passage of mental health bill gives hope

By Lucia Edna P. de Guzman, Reporter and Rissa Coronel, Contributor, SparkUp When the House of Representatives reopened after the ASEAN Summit on Monday, its first order...

Harvey Weinstein, studios face class action suit over alleged sexual misconduct

LOS ANGELES — An actress filed a class action lawsuit Wednesday against Harvey Weinstein, claiming she and other women had been subjected to a...

France disputes Duterte on human rights

FRANCE ON Wednesday rejected claims by Philippine President Rodrigo R. Duterte that people were guilty until proven innocent in its legal system, as it...

Controversial Moscow housing plan becomes law

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin on Saturday signed a controversial law authorizing the demolition of several thousand Soviet-era Moscow apartment blocks and the relocation of...