On the verge of securing his family’s biggest victory since their humiliating downfall three decades ago, the namesake son of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos talks confidently about his political ambitions and his father’s legacy.
CHICAGO, Illinois -- A Filipino couple accused of swindling the federal government out of $45 million through a Medicare fraud scheme has also been charged with conspiring to force a Filipino woman to work as their nanny and housekeeper against her will.
A bishop from Mindanao on Wednesday, April 20, urged the government to respond to the power shortage and rotational brownouts in the region to prevent cheating in the May 9 national elections.
The Philippines will ratify the landmark Paris Agreement, a legally-binding accord to combat climate change, during a signing ceremony in New York on April 22.
DAVAO CITY -- “It’s disheartening (nakakasama ng loob).” This was how Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago described how she felt about her consistently poor survey ratings.
Global firms responsible for tens of trillions of dollars in investments on Tuesday, April 19, urged the world’s leading economies to sign the landmark Paris accord to limit global warming adopted at a UN summit in December.
KALIBO, Aklan -- Trash-talking presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte has dared the United States and Australia to cut diplomatic ties with the Philippines after their ambassadors criticized his joke about the jailhouse rape of a missionary.
European Union Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen went cycling around Guimaras province recently to urge various stakeholders to unite in countering climate change.
A group of armed men wearing military uniforms has come out on video threatening government officials and others who would tamper with the May 9 elections with death if the “true will of the people is thwarted.”
WASHINGTON/BEIJING -- The Pentagon on Tuesday, April 19, called on China to reaffirm it has no plans to deploy military aircraft in the Spratly Islands after Beijing used a military plane to evacuate sick workers from a new airstrip on an island it has created in the disputed South China Sea.