Following military reports that some Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) fighters were involved in kidnapping activities, government chief negotiator Miriam Coronel Ferrer has asked the assistance of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and other stakeholders to give kidnap victims their freedom.
The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean seabed that has so far found nothing.
The 'urgent and unconditional release' of Benito Tiamzon and Wilma Austria-Tiamzon - arrested leaders of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines - ould pave the way for the resumption of talks between the NDFP and the Government of the Philippines, consultants of the NDFP said Saturday.
Pope Francis on Saturday called on Catholics to bring the message of God "to the very ends of the earth" during an Easter vigil mass in St Peter's Basilica.
President Barack Obama will not visit China on his Asia tour next week, but its broadening shadow will be cast everywhere he goes at a time of complex regional disputes and questions about US strategy.
Fellow passengers of a Filipino nurse who flew home on April 15, before the man was found to have tested positive for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), still need to undergo tests, the DOH said on Saturday, even as the nurse has already been cleared of the virus.
Want to see a night sky spectacle? From the evening of Monday (April 21) to the wee hours of Tuesday (April 22), the annual Lyrids meteor shower will peak, with about a dozen meteors per hour streaking across Philippine skies, the Philippine weather bureau said.
UPDATE 12:00 P.M.- Lucila Jessica 'Gigi' Reyes, former chief of staff of Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile, flew back home early Saturday morning, vowing to face the plunder charges spawned by her alleged involvement in the pork barrel scam.