News Feature

By Angelica Mangahas | August 12, 2017 - 9:19am

(First published August 11, 2017, 9:50 a.m.) It’s a milestone anniversary for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations this year and the level of public interest is especially high because of the continuing developments in the South China Sea.

Other Stories

By Dindo Manhit | August 2, 2017 - 4:28pm

In our discussions of Southeast Asia and ASEAN, we often fail to give importance to the concepts of a shared identity and the socio-cultural community that serves as a pillar of the ASEAN process.

By Angelica Mangahas | July 29, 2017 - 2:09pm

True to form, President Rodrigo Duterte’s SONA gave pride of place to matters related to peace and order.

| July 26, 2017 - 12:00am

Like schoolchildren, five members of the House of Representatives were shut out of the session hall yesterday as the chamber started calling the roll after opening its session at 4 p.m.

By Christine Fusio | July 23, 2017 - 5:10pm

The Balik Scientist Program seeks to encourage Filipino scientists and technologists, experts, and professionals who are trained overseas, to return to the Philippines to share their expertise for the development of science in the country.

By Patricia Yanga | July 23, 2017 - 2:00pm

Artists are urging the government to acknowledge the importance of art and hope President Rodrigo Duterte will address their concerns in the upcoming State of the Nation Address.

By Ilang-Ilang Quijano | July 21, 2017 - 12:10pm

Killings of farmers in the countryside have received far less attention than mostly urban-situated drug-related killings during the past year, but have nonetheless been rapidly on the rise all over the country. 

By Christine Fusio and Patricia Yanga | July 14, 2017 - 4:02pm

The new pathway to sainthood introduced recently by Pope Francis has given hope to admirers and former colleagues of a young Filipino Jesuit who died protecting his students in Cambodia in 1996.

By John Unson | July 9, 2017 - 3:30pm

The myth of the deadliness of rebel copies of the .50-cal Barrett M82 rifle is just that -- a myth.

By Renato Cruz De Castro | July 8, 2017 - 10:33am

The depth and breadth of Japanese support to the Philippines cannot be overstated.

By Jake Soriano, Verlie Q. Retulin and Daniel Abunales | July 3, 2017 - 7:52am

Bobby Falible was only 17 years old and a high school dropout doing farming jobs in Romblon when he started smoking, a habit he picked up from his friends.