Tensions will climb higher in the West Philippine Sea should China decide to put up an air defense identification zone (ADIZ) there, Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said Saturday.
A 22-year-old psychology graduate from De La Salle University has been chosen to be the first Filipino to fly into space next year.
The Executive will 'move heaven and earth to keep the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) legal and constitutional,' Rep. Toby Tiangco said Saturday, amid reports that government lawyers are gearing up for oral arguments set Tuesday (Dec. 10) where it's their turn to make their presentations.
Faked SAROs or Special Allotment Release Orders, along with other accountable forms covering the release of millions of pesos in public funds, are just a sliver of many other systemic flaws and weaknesses in the systems and processes of the Department of Budget and Management.
South Africa prepared Saturday a sweeping, emotional farewell to Nelson Mandela -- a funeral that will draw an unprecedented gathering of world leaders and luminaries, reflecting the anti-apartheid icon's transcendent influence.
Despite widespread destruction and massive logistical obstacles in the wake of super typhoon Yolanda, fast action backed by generous international support and the solidarity of local people has helped millions of people survive and prevented any major outbreak of disease, Oxfam said Saturday.
Reuters looks at the life and times of Nelson Mandela, an icon of peace and reconciliation who came to embody the struggle for justice around the world.
Hong Kong on Saturday quarantined an additional 19 people after the city confirmed its second human case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu, less than five days after it confirmed its first, officials said.