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By Audrey Morallo
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 8:09pm
The Philippines is in the "worst human rights crisis" since the reign of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, according to a report by rights group Human Rights Watch.
By Audrey Morallo
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:44pm
President Rodrigo Duterte claimed on Thursday that killings were needed to make a city peaceful although the chief executive stressed that he did not order the death of someone already begging for his life.
By Audrey Morallo
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
President Rodrigo Duterte has officially appointed Rear Admiral Robert Empedrad as the new flag officer in command of the Philippine Navy which is currently at the center of controversy following allegations that the Palace...
By Rosette Adel
Updated Friday, January 19, 2018 - 7:43pm
Online news site Rappler made it to the headlines after the Security and Exchange Commission ordered its closure over its alleged foreign ownership.
By Kristine Joy Patag
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:33pm
The Office of the Chief Justice, in a statement, called Fabian as a "welcome asset" to its office and the judiciary, citing her 29 years of experience and expertise from the private sector before joining the government.
By Ian Nicolas Cigaral
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:09pm
The Philippine Stock Exchange has warned the public against “fake” solicitation letters using the local bourse’s name and being circulated on social media.
By Ian Nicolas Cigaral
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:31pm
The Philippine Bureau of the Treasury on Thursday announced the launch of its 10-year global bond offer that seeks to provide budgetary support for the Duterte administration.
By Gaea Katreena Cabico
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:20pm
The investigation into Rappler’s possible violation of Constitution and laws was not intended to kill press freedom, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said Thursday.
By Kristine Joy Patag
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 4:45pm
While the tribunal allowed the release of the soft copies of the ballot images, it said that it will be keeping the "official, printed and authenticated copies" of the said election documents "for the conduct of the revision...
By Gaea Katreena Cabico
Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 4:05pm
A change in strategy for TV5 Network Inc.'s digital properties will not necessarily mean a shutdown of news website InterAksyon.com, executives of Mediaquest confirmed on Thursday.
  • President Rodrigo Duterte has plunged the Philppines into its "worst human rights crisis" since the time of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, according to Human Rights Watch. AP/Bullit Marquez, File
    Philippines in 'worst human rights crisis' since Marcos
  • President Rodrigo Duterte, in his speech during the inauguration of the new Communications, Navigation, Surveillance / Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) Systems Development Project at the Philippine Air Traffic Management Center (PATMC) in Pasay City on January 16, 2018, issues a stern warning on the local government officials who are found to be inefficient in their service. Simeon Celi Jr./Presidential Photo
    Duterte: 'You have to kill to make your city peaceful'
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	Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano said on Monday that business interest may have prevailed over the welfare of the nation in the Philippine Navy's frigate acquisition project. File
    Duterte appoints officer involved in frigate controversy as Navy chief
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday ordered the revocation of online news site Rappler's business registration over questions on foreign ownership that the site has long addressed.
    Timeline: How the Rappler case developed
  • "Considering her background, lawyer Jocelyn Fabian is unquestionably highly qualified and well-equipped to assist the judiciary in the identification and resolution of its financial concerns," the Office of the Chief Justice said on Thursday. Efigenio Toledo IV/Philstar.com, File
    Chief Justice Sereno defends hiring of lawyer Jocelyn Fabian
  • In a memorandum dated January 17, the PSE cautioned the public about letters bearing the PSE’s name and logo requiring participants to put up a one-time fee ranging from P2,500 to P5,000 in exchange for a guaranteed weekly return. File
    PSE warns vs 'fake' solicitation letters circulating on social media
  • The BTr did not disclose how much it planned to offer, although previous reports have quoted Deputy Treasurer Ma. Sharon Almanza as saying that the size of the transaction is $2 billion. File
    Philippines launches 10-year US dollar bond offer
  • Justice secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II called on Rappler to actively participate in the investigation of the NBI "to prove the innocence it claims to have." AP/Aaron Favila
    Aguirre tells Rappler: 'Welcome probe to prove innocence'
  • While the tribunal allowed the release of the soft copies of the ballot images to the Marcos camp, it said that it will be keeping the "official, printed and authenticated copies" of the said election documents "for the conduct of the revision proceedings pursuant to the 2010 PET rules." OVP/ Philstar.com, File
    Bongbong Marcos gets soft copies of ballot images in VP poll protest
  • InterAksyon, which has served as the online news portal of TV5, is winding down its operations. But it is not necessarily the end for the website.
    Mediaquest executives bare plans for InterAksyon

President Rodrigo Duterte wants a full-year extension of martial law in Mindanao supposedly to rid it of terrorists and communists, even after the defeat of the extremist coalition in Marawi City. The government is expected to face constitutional challenges. Are you in favor of the move?

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By Denison Rey A. Dalupang
MANILA, Philippines — It’s all systems go for the FIBA 3x3 World Cup. The global hoops contest... read more
By John Pye
MELBOURNE, Australia — Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza struggled with the heat in an upset... read more
By Tom Withers
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — With sweat streaking down his face and into his bushy beard, LeBron James... read more
By Dino Maragay
MANILA, Philippines – There will be no potential “passing of the torch” between Manny Pacquiao and... read more
By Dan Gelston
The agent for former NBA star Dennis Rodman says the Hall of Famer has checked into an alcohol... read more
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MANILA, Philippines — A street in Madrid, Spain has been renamed after Dr. Jose Rizal following a... read more
MANILA, Philippines — Known for her romantic glamour and modern elegance, Filipino-American fashion... read more
MANILA, Philippines — A Cavite-born visual artist has been proclaimed one of the five winners of... read more
From urban sightseeing to gastronomic experiences to nature trips, Malaysia has lots to offer in... read more
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The basic law of the land must change with the times. Framers of the post-EDSA “Freedom... read more
Prices of sugar – and not just sugar-sweetened drinks, which have been slapped with higher taxes –... read more
The Philippines has a Data Privacy Act, an E-Commerce Law and Anti-Wiretapping Law. Yet in... read more
For awarding a supply contract to a company owned by his family, a former vice mayor of Carmen town... read more
There is no excuse for corruption, but there could be deterrents. Among them is decent pay for... read more
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By Louie Montemar
(Originally published on January 12) In broad strokes, the government appears to be taking the... read more
By Lysander Castillo
(Originally published on January 5, 2018) Despite the protests of anti-mining groups, Environment... read more
By Renato Cruz De Castro
(Originally published on Dec. 28, 2017) Since it became an independent state in 1946, the... read more
By Rosette Adel
MANILA, Philippines — Several cases of missing persons have been raised in social media following... read more
By Kristine Joy Patag
MANILA, Philippines — On the week before Christmas, social media users were in a frenzy to help... read more
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By Ian Nicolas Cigaral
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Stock Exchange has warned the public against “fake”... read more
By Ian Nicolas Cigaral
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Bureau of the Treasury on Thursday announced the launch of its... read more
MANILA, Philippines — To start the new year, Meralco announced a drop in electricity rates for... read more
By Gaea Katreena Cabico
MANILA, Philippines (2nd update, 6:11 p.m.) — A change in strategy for TV5 Network Inc.'s digital... read more
By Rosette Adel
MANILA, Philippines — Prices of basic commodities and goods are expected to increase this year... read more
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By C. Mendez Legaspi
MANILA, Philippines — With parents like Posh Spice /fashion designer Victoria Adams and soccer... read more
By Lynn Elber
PASADENA, Calif. — Benedict Cumberbatch had a ready answer when asked when he might star in another... read more
By Maridol Rañoa Bismark
MANILA, Philippines -  Her voice may crack a bit from all that shouting and lashing out as... read more
By Vberni Regalado
MANILA, Philippines -  What happens when political crisis fixer Olivia Pope meets defense... read more
By Nathalie Tomada
MANILA, Philippines -  Robin Padilla expressed his gratitude to friends from the entertainment... read more
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