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Legarda: Congress to meet next week to resolve budget impasse

MANILA – The Senate and House of Representatives are set to meet again next week to settle the issues in the P3.7-trillion proposed 2019...

Du30 threatens to fire MWSS officials amid water crisis

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte berated officials of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and water concessionaires Manila Water and Maynilad over the...

Sandigan: Jinggoy, Napoles can seek plunder case dismissal

MANILA – The Sandiganbayan allowed former senator Jinggoy Estrada and businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles to seek the dismissal of their plunder charges in relation...

BI warns public anew vs online ‘love scams’

MANILA – The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Wednesday once again warned Filipino women against online “love scams” as the bureau is also being...

CA rejects Trillanes’ plea to stop rebellion case trial

MANILA – The Court of Appeals rejected the petition of Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV seeking a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the continuation of...

Drug war probe in PH to go on – ICC

MANILA – The decision of the Philippines to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) will not stop the latter from conducting a probe...

House not yet withdrawing its version of 2019 nat’l budget

MANILA – The impasse between the Senate and the House of Representatives over the 2019 national budget is still far from over – with...

Road Board no more: Duterte signs law abolishing ‘milking cow of corrupt officials’

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure that seeks the abolition of the Road Board, which he described as the...

Chel Diokno welcomes rise in senatorial survey

MANILA – Otso Diretso senatorial candidate Chel Diokno welcomed his improved ranking in the latest Pulse Asia survey ahead of the May 13, 2019...

Philippine Army to have 1st female brigade commander

MANILA – The Philippine Army will have its first-ever female brigade commander, Army spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Zagala said on Monday.Colonel Joselyn Bandarlipe is...

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