The chief of police of Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental and four of his men were killed, while two others were wounded, in an ambush believed staged by the New People’s Army Friday morning, the military said.
With a net worth of more than P252 million, Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza remains the wealthiest member of the Supreme Court, according to a summary of the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth as of December 31, 2016 filed by the magistrates.
(UPDATE 2 - 1:53 p.m.) President Rodrigo Duterte practically slammed the door on further peace talks with communist rebels and ordered the Armed Forces to train its sights on the New People’s Army once it defeats extremist gunmen in Marawi City.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday brushed off sharp criticism from President Donald Trump over his recusal from the Justice Department's Russia investigation, saying he loved his job and planned to continue serving.
Islamic State militants began reinventing themselves months before US-backed Iraqi forces ended their three-year reign of terror in Mosul, putting aside the dream of a modern-day caliphate and preparing the ground for a different fight.
From one tycoon to another. The Gokongwei-owned Universal Robina Corp. affirmed Friday its confidence that George Ty's Metrobank will do right by URC and other parties that may have been among the victims of a scam allegedly perpetrated by a bank executive who has since been arrested.
President Benigno Aquino cannot be the main person for usurpation of authority charge. Clearly, he did not “knowingly or falsely represent himself” as an officer of the government. He was the President of the Philippines. Neither did he act “without being lawfully entitled to do so.” As President, he was the chief executive of the government.
(UPDATED - 10:48 P.M.) LTFRB clarified Tuesday that it does not intend to stop the ride-sharing services in the country amid its crackdown on transport network vehicle services (TNVS) operating without certificates of public convenience (CPC) or provisional authority (PA).