The giving of intelligence funds to agencies that have no real need for them, like Comelec, is a source of graft and must be stopped, former chairman Christian Monsod said, as the incumbent Sixto Brillantes Jr. questioned the motives of ex-commissioner Lagman for exposing it.
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has questioned the seeming pattern in a series of moves by the Court of Appeals enjoining the DOJ from its determination of probable cause in key cases, saying this effectively hindered it 'from prosecuting, from discharging its mandate.'
A Singapore company supervisor caught on video slapping a male intern is in trouble after the clip went viral on the web and sparked a public outcry.
Even as the United States accuses China of military espionage and worries about Beijing's more strident posture in the Asia-Pacific region, the ties between the armed forces of the two nations have been getting closer.
The word war between supposed friends and former peers in the Senate, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and Sen. Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr., appears far from over.
Two US pathologists on Wednesday supported Singapore police findings that an American scientist found hanged last year in the city-state committed suicide and was not murdered as his family claims.
Department of Justice Secretary Leila M. De Lima on Wednesday said a team from the National Bureau of Investigation is ready to leave for Taiwan soon to investigate the death of a Taiwanese fisherman in Balintang Channel last May 9.
Two men wielding knives and a gun murdered a man believed to be a British soldier near a London barracks Wednesday, before delivering an Islamist tirade to passers-by.