The Board of Pardons and Parole (BPP) under the Department of Justice will review the cases of 87 inmates, including movie and television actor Robin Padilla, for the possible grant of executive clemency by President Duterte.
The peace panels of the Philippine government and the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) will resume their second round of formal talks in Norway this October.
Former US president Bill Clinton had written former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo when she was under hospital arrest, wishing her good health and that her legal troubles be over soon.
On the day he was sworn into office, President Rodrigo Duterte went to a Manila slum and exhorted residents who knew any drug addicts to “go ahead and kill them yourself as getting their parents to do it would be too painful.”
One of the two Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) policemen facing murder charges over the death of an apprehended motorcycle rider last month reportedly committed suicide by leaping from the rooftop of...
Robin, 86 others eyed for executive clemency
Rody sidelined by migraine, spinal woes
Next government-NDF talks to be held in October
Clinton wished GMA good health, due process during detention
NPA releases 3 more cops
Pinoys seen backing Duterte despite rising drug killings
It's a free for all enterprise for the criminals at this time. Kung ako, if I had just the plan...Sabi ko, sabi ko sa military kapag nakita ninyo, pasabugin mo na. Maski nag-surrender yan, may white, white flag. Pang-giyera lang yan, hindi yan pang-kriminal, pasabugin mo. Show no mercy to them because they're not doing any mercy to us anyway. Bakit ako...Iyan ang problema.
What's your reaction to President Duterte's rants against UN officials?
Are you satisfied with the executive branch's efforts vs extrajudicial killings?
Should late President Ferdinand Marcos be buried a hero?
Are you in favor of the revival of mandatory ROTC?
Duterte told the military to show surrendering criminals 'no mercy.' Do you agree?
WE SUPPORT the peace process ongoing between the Duterte administration and the Communist rebels and welcome their agreement for an indefinite ceasefire forged this week in Oslo, Norway, but because of the paucity of details published we have some questions.
The US State Department’s 2016 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report says that addiction to shabu (street name for methamphetamine or meth) is the most significant drug problem of the Philippines, with the narcotic continually growing as the most widely trafficked in the country.
Those of us who worked hard to make Rodrigo Roa Duterte the president of the Philippines never thought we would succeed. It was mission impossible. That is why he could not make up his mind for some time. To plunge or not to plunge to the unknown.
Throughout the world and in all cultures, stories of heroes have been used to inspire and motivate children. From the beginning of man and through centuries of civilization, heroic stories have been used to transfer cultural values to future generations.
In Friday’s column, we reviewed the performance of four Filipino Rio Olympians – judoka Kodo Nakano, long jumper Marestella Torres, marathoner Mary Joy Tabal and 400-meter hurdler Eric Cray – and found they were way off from even a sniff of a medal.
Ako oo, naniniwala rin ako na love knows no boundaries. Walang kasarian, walang estado sa buhay, walang edad na kinikilala. ‘Yun ang totoong pag-ibig. Kasi tanggap mo ‘yung tao kung sino at ano pa siya. At ‘yung kanyang ugali at personality ang iyong minahal sa kanya.