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.
The Commission on Elections proclaimed Friday morning the 14 party-list groups that took the most votes in the May 13 elections.
President Barack Obama said Thursday he had approved strict rules for when the United States can carry out drone strikes against terror suspects abroad, saying lethal force could be used when no other alternatives exist.
Manny Pacquiao may have lost his boxing crown but the Sarangani representative remains king in the House of Representatives, remaining the wealthiest of the chambers' 278 members according to the summary report of filed Statements of Assets Liabilities and Net worth for 2012.
42 months after the November 23, 2009 Ampatuan massacre, the widow of one of the journalists who lost their lives in the carnage remembers the promise of justice made to them by President Benigno Aquino III.
Leaders of two warring Moro rebel groups in Matalam, North Cotabato have agreed to end their 'rido' or blood feud to allow the safe return of some 6,900 evacuees who fled the fighting.
The World Health Organization voiced deep concern Thursday over the SARS-like virus that has killed 22 people in less than a year, saying it might potentially spread more widely between humans.
The Philippines’ weather bureau will not just check and announce temperatures for the country’s islands, it will also set the time for the whole archipelago.