Philippines Eyes Martial Law as Teen's Death Jolts Drug War

MANILA—The government of President Rodrigo Duterte disbanded an entire … increasing political pressure over the Philippine leader’s deadly war on … in Caloocan—part of metropolitan Manila—with more than 1,000...

Smart School-in-a-Bag opens up learning opportunities for Mangyan children

… was made possible by UBS Philippines through PLDT-Smart Foundation and Alagang … donated by Smart and UBS Philippines. The Smart School-in-a-Bag traveled hundreds … Smart School-in-a-Bag opens up...

Team CamSur wins Ginebra San Miguel 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

… the best all over the Philippines. At the same time, that … Team CamSur wins Ginebra San Miguel 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Lapu-Lapu day?

Ni: Erik Espina UNDER Presidential Proclamation 627, Series of 1995, September 3-10 is declared as “Linggo ng Laang-Kawal”, or National Reservist Week. The anniversary will however be celebrated this...

Taken by the Horns: What Makes Michael WeatherlyPerfect as Dr. Bull

Brash, but brilliant, courtroom psychologist Dr. Jason Bull may dazzle the audience with his wit and insight on human behavior, but the protagonist of legal drama Bull could’ve turned...

Entire Philippine city police force fired over killings

… force in the Philippines has been fired in metropolitan Manila after some … during an alleged drug raid. President Rodrigo Duterte's crackdown … . Police officers testified at...

Hundreds burn Trump-Duterte effigies in Philippines

… Philippines Hundreds of protesters burned effigies of US President Donald Trump and Philippine President … outside the US embassy in Manila and was held in response … Hundreds...

Music in the city

… languages, was a scholar at Philippine Science High. Now, after a … Music in the city

Devon’s reward for being patient

WAITING FOR – Those who wait patiently are in the end amply rewarded. True in any field, but in showbiz Devon Seron is a fine example. For several years,...

1,200 Philippines police officers fired after teens killed

MANILA, Philippines – In a swift move … during an alleged drug raid. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s crackdown on … , police officers testified at a Senate hearing that...

Philippine Police Reshuffles Force in Caloocan after Rights Violations

MANILA – Philippine’s National Capital Region Police … , many who come from southern Manila were Friday seen undergoing training … the anti-drug campaign launched by President Rodrigo Duterte,...

Philippine Communist Party Founder Says Duterte Building Fascist Dictatorship

… the Philippines, Jose Maria Sison, accused on Friday his country’s president … in Manila on Nov. 18, 2016. Marcos ruled the Philippines from 1965-86 … University student was...

PHILIPPINE STOCK EXCHANGE : PSEi closes at its highest

THE benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) closed … economy and in the Philippine capital markets. The Philippines remains a favorite … provide attractive returns,' PSE President and CEO...

SC acquittal of Arroyo helps Jinggoy Estrada get bail

… of former senator Jinggoy Estrada MANILA, Philippines – The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan … Court (SC) acquitted former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo of plunder. “Although there … SC acquittal...

No Filipinos injured in London Underground bomb attack

… Cayetano urges members of the Filipino community in London to remain … by Adrian Dennis/AFP MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines condemned the "terrorist … were no Filipinos among...

Protesters Urge U.S. Troops to Leave Philippines

MANILA (Dispatches) — Police in the Philippines on Friday clashed with protesters … effigy of U.S. President Donald Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, called … .S. Embassy to...

Big Races at Metro Turf

By: Johnny Decena Another must-see races are scheduled this weekend at the Metro Turf in Malvar-Tanauan City, Batangas. Headlined by the staging of tomorrow’s P1.5 Million “Lakambini Stakes Race’’,...

Tattoos, bank waivers must not derail drug probe

THE Senate Blue Ribbon inquiry on how 600 kilos of shabu valued at R6.4 billion managed to escape detection at the Bureau of Customs has given rise to many...

Duterte may declare Martial Law nationwide

By: AFP President Duterte may declare nationwide martial law next week if threatened massive protests by communists and other leftists against his rule turn violent or disrupt the country,...

Digong poised to suspend gov’t work, classes on Sept. 21

By: Argyll Cyrus B. Geducos President Duterte may declare a suspension of classes and government work on September 21 due to the looming massive demonstrations on that day. September...