MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and China are standing firm on their respective positions on maritime territorial disputes but are committed to keeping peace in the region and improving bilateral relations.
Malacañang yesterday ordered an investigation into the alleged sex-for-repatriation racket at the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Kuwait as it urged the victims to come forward and file their complaints against the...
Despite calls to postpone this year’s barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) polls, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is scheduled to hold the voter’s registration for the synchronized polls from July 22 to 31.
A prosecutor of the Department of Justice (DOJ) has owned up to the delay in the resolution of charges against a drug suspect who was detained for over five years without a case filed against her in court.
Naval forces of the Philippines and the United States are set to conduct joint exercises next week in the waters of Zambales near Panatag Shoal, an area claimed by the Philippines which Chinese ships have occupied.
The military gave assurance yesterday that measures are being implemented to protect children from being used in conflict after the United Nations scored the recruitment of minors by armed groups and an Army unit.
After EDSA and other roads of Metro Manila became virtual parking lots Monday night due to flashfloods, President Aquino yesterday led a Cabinet meeting on the flooding and traffic situation in the metropolis.
Phl, China stand firm on territorial claims
Sex for OFW repatriation? Palace orders probe
Complaint filed vs Brillantes, 7 other Comelec officials
Noy leads 11-hour economic meeting
Comelec to hold registration for barangay, SK polls
After having participated in four successive elections in the country until the most recent one held last May 13, re-elected Senator Loren Legarda swears to anyone — who cares to believe her — that she won’t run for any public office in the next election in May 2016.
Eduardo Guerrero’s flamenco recital at the CCP Little Theater evoked several titles, among them “Dance as Passion,” “Passion as Dance,” “A Fantastic Feat,” “A Dancer on Fire.” For all that, the curtains opened on a quiet note, with Guerrero standing perfectly still, torso and feet bare, a cape...
The case for daily physical education classes (instead of the traditional twice-a-week paradigm) continues to be built both in the Philippines and overseas, in countries like the US, United Kingdom and Nigeria.
If there’s a Game 7 in the NBA Finals, Miami will host the last dance for the ultimate prize on Friday. But the Spurs aren’t fixing to play beyond Game 6 at the American Airlines Arena this morning (Manila time).