Media watchdog, umalma sa PNP order

… of Journalists of the Philippines ang kautusan ni Philippine National Police chief … Media watchdog, umalma sa PNP order

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi to miss UN General Assembly debate – BBC News

Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to miss next week’s UN General Assembly debate as criticism of her handling of the Rohingya crisis grows. Some 370,000...

Anger in Singapore as first female president is elected without a vote – The Guardian

An establishment stalwart has been named Singapore’s first female president but the milestone was overshadowed by criticism that her selection was undemocratic after she was handed the job without...

In The Philippines: Lawmakers attack rights commission, chief justice

… people in anti-drug operations since Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte assumed office 15 … the Senate would convene as an impeachment court. The Senate still … repeatedly praised late...

Tokyo, Manila to scrutinize free-trade agreement

… the general review of the Philippine-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (PJEPA) before … Ministers’ Meeting (AEM) held in Manila. “For the PJEPA, [Tokyo] confirmed … these seasonal tariffs scrapped....

Philippine president's Senate foes, allies vow to block budget cut for rights body

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's critics and allies in the Senate vowed … thousands of mostly urban poor Filipinos dead. Critics say the lawmakers … Philippine president's...

Oriental Mindoro town ABC president nabbed in buy-bust ops

Update CITY OF CALAPAN – The president of the Association of Barangay … to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70 … Oriental Mindoro town ABC...

BRIEF-Cirtek Holdings Philippines approves creation of 270 million Preferred B Shares

Sept 13 (Reuters) – Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp * Approved creation of 270 million Preferred B Shares with par value of 1.00 peso per share for possible capital raising...

The Philippines places the value of human rights at $20

… the human rights body and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. The commission has … ) this year. Filipinos online could hardly believe the cut. Philippine legislators voted … 12,...

Philippines human rights commission gets only $20 from Duterte’s congress

… President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs in Caloocan city, Metro Manila, Philippines … still requires another reading and Senate approval, opponents say it is … at the mercy...

Philippines approves $7.6 bln for subway, other infrastructure projects

… 2017 MANILA, Sept 13 (Reuters) – An interagency panel chaired by Philippines President … Metro Manila Subway Project, the first of its kind in the Philippines … southern...

Isaiah Austin arrives in Manila, ready to get to work for Gilas

… in Manila late Tuesday night. He wasted no time in thanking Filipino … , also tapped University of the Philippines’ Bright Akhetie as its other … to get...

Dennis at Jennylyn, magpapakasal na rin?

TULOY na ang church wedding nina Ai-Ai delas Alas at Gerald Sibayan on December 12 this year. Hindi pa lang binanggit ng December bride kung saan, pati ang wedding...

John Lloyd apologizes for viral videos

ACTOR John Lloyd Cruz has apologized for the viral videos which showed him having a good time with actress Ellen Adarna and friends in Cebu recently. “diz iz mi...

Joshua gets jealous of Ronnie

KAPAMILYA teen heartthrob Joshua Garcia has admitted that he got jealous of teen actor Ronnie Alonte who played the role of Julia Barretto’s love interest on the primetime series...

Philippine lawmakers attack rights commission, chief justice

… people in anti-drug operations since Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte assumed office 15 … the Senate would convene as an impeachment court. The Senate still … repeatedly praised late...

$20: Total budget for Philippine rights body

MANILA: Philippine lawmakers have voted to slash … Philippine police chief, told DZMM radio in an interview that the Senate … law or vetoed by the Philippine president. Duterte...

Senate minority bloc backs P678-M budget for CHR

… P678-million budget for 2018,” Senate Minority Leader Franklin … has been critical of President Rodrigo Duterte’s war … societies, particularly workers, overseas Filipino workers, persons with disabilities, …...

President Trump’s claim foreign leaders told him they’re unhappy with 7-8 percent GDP growth

… the Philippines. Could the mystery callers be Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, or Iraqi Prime Minister … President Trump’s claim foreign leaders told him...

Philippines approves $7.6 billion for subway, other infrastructure projects

MANILA (Reuters) – An interagency panel chaired by Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has approved … Metro Manila Subway Project, the first of its kind in the Philippines … southern...