'Baffled' is how the father of the student who was reportedly kidnapped at the Ateneo de Manila University on November 21 feels after the Quezon City police denied that the incident ever took place.
A fare hike may greet MRT and LRT commuters at the start of the new year, as the government holds public hearings on the planned increase on December 12.
In what could be a "rare privilege," a bill has been filed in the House of Representatives seeking to exempt boxing champion and Saranggani Representative Manny Pacquiao from paying individual income tax for life.
China's new air defense identification zone over the East China Sea has caused "significant" unease in the region, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Thursday, adding he had stated Washington's firm objection to the move during talks in Beijing.
Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's health condition continues to deteriorate due to her "irreversible and progressive" spine disease, according to the findings of a surgeon from the Veterans Memorial Medical Center's Department of Orthopedics.
Contrary to earlier reports, journalist Baker Atyani was not freed but escaped from his Abu Sayyaf captors in Mindanao's Sulu province.
The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) on Thursday accused the Aquino administration of trying to threaten the Supreme Court justices with impeachment so that they would decide in favor of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), funds of which have been misused, according to critics.
The shores of Estancia town in Iloilo province remain covered with oil after a barge ran aground in the area during the height of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). The contractor tasked to clean up the leak allegedly doesn't have the equipment and expertise to carry out the operations.