Two men arrested on a Pakistan International Airlines plane after fighter jets were scrambled to escort it to a London airport remained in custody Saturday for questioning by the police.
Unesco is proposing to make waters surrounding the Tubbataha Reef Natural Park a “particularly sensitive sea area" to prevent future ship groundings.
(UPDATE - 5:02 p.m.) Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Saturday called on the Commission on Elections to reconsider its decision disqualifying the Senior Citizens party-list.
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.
Philippine and Taiwanese agriculture officials will meet next month to thresh out a fisheries agreement that would lay down a protocol in contested waters.
UPDATE 7:34PM-Manila has reminded Beijing to respect Philippine territory after the latter sent a warship near Kalayaan Island Group's Ayungin Reef. There is no move, though, to amplify the WESCOM force in the West Philippines Sea despite the sightings of Chinese military boats there.
Environmental groups on Friday scored victory over the use of genetically modified organisms after the Court of Appeals stopped the field trials of Bt eggplant.
Two days after its premiere at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival, the four-hour opus of maverick filmmaker Lav Diaz continues to receive almost unanimous critical approval as the rave reviews poured in.