Are gaming and gambling centers being used for drug dealing, money laundering, and other transnational crimes? Senator Nancy Binay wants to know.
The administration said it remains determined to carry out rebuilding and rehabilitation efforts in areas affected by typhoon "Yolanda" and appealed to all sectors to work together.
The commander of the West Philippine Sea (WPS) has sent search-and-rescue plane and naval assets to help locate the Boeing B777-200 aircraft of Malaysian Airlines with 227 passengers and 12 crew that went missing two hours after takeoff and possibly crashed into the sea.
The government targets to eliminate rabies and declare the country free from the disease in the next six years.
The Philippines is now the 12th leading producer of biotech crops in the world as 397,500 farmers cultivated a total of 800,000 hectares for genetically modified corn, says a study by the International Science for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications (ISAAA).
Twenty-five years ago, the World Wide Web was just an idea in a technical paper from an obscure, young computer scientist at a European physics lab.
Thousands took to the streets for rival pro- and anti-Kremlin rallies across Ukraine on Sunday as the West and Moscow dug in their heels over a deepening crisis in Crimea.
An American guided missile cruiser is arriving in Manila Sunday as the Philippine and US governments reach the last stage of negotiations to craft a framework agreement allowing the increased rotational presence of American forces in the country amid the maritime dispute between Manila and Beijing.