SC stops ‘No Bio, No Boto’

The Supreme Court on Tuesday stopped the Commission on Electionsfrom implementing its order disallowing voters without biometrics to vote. Acording to a reliable aource of The Manila Times, the justices decided to issue a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the … Read more »

  • Four missing in Philippine trash avalanche

    MANILA: Four people were missing after a huge garbage dump collapsed just outside the Philippine capital on Friday, the provincial police chief said. The four maintenance men who work on the dump site in the town of Rodriguez could not … Read more »


      The Philippine government will be spending P7 million for President Benigno Aquino 3rd’s overnight trip to Brunei, where the 22nd high-level meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) will be held. Last year, the government allocated P11 … Read more »

  • Maceda: Only more jobs can ease poverty


    THE failure of the government to provide employment to about four million jobless Filipinos nationwide is the reason why the incidence of poverty in the country remains high and unless it is addressed the number will continue to grow up. … Read more »


Court ends hearings on sea row

The Philippine government is optimistic of getting a favorable ruling from the international tribunal currently deliberating on the complaint filed by the Philippines against China over disputed territories in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). “The petition is now … Read more »


Drive against illegal fishing sought

The unabated illegal fishing activities in the coastal waters of Ilocos Sur have caused the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to raise alarm calling for reinforcement of counter offensive to stop the practice. Calling the illegal fishers “armed … Read more »

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  • Get Rody to rumble, the mobile app game

    You can now help “Rodrigo Duterte” get rid of criminals and other lawless elements – at least, in a mobile game. Game developer Argene Tanyong of KulitGames has created a mobile application for the Android platform named “Go Duterte.” “Get … Read more »

  • World leaders open climate summit

    LE BOURGET, France: World leaders opened an historic summit in the French capital on Monday aimed at ending decades of political gridlock and forging an elusive agreement to avert calamitous global warming. The leaders kicked off 12 days of negotiations … Read more »



    Robredo argues against incumbents using their posts for political gains An incumbent Vice President of the country should perform the duties required of that position instead of promoting any personal dream of becoming President while still in office, Camarines Sur … Read more »

  • Can Duterte run? Comelec sets D-Day

    The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is giving high priority to the issue of the validity of the substitution of former PDP-Laban presidential candidate Martin Diño by Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. The PDP-Laban on Monday proclaimed Duterte as its official … Read more »

  • Military confirms recruitment for ISIS

    Military confirms recruitment for ISIS

    ZAMBOANGA CITY: Various armed Muslim groups in southern Philippines sympathetic to the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) militants continue their recruitment in the restive region–radicalizing teachings of the holy Koran to entice new members to fight for the … Read more »