PA to extend security aid to Lumad leaders

MANILA The Philippine Army (PA) will extend all the necessary security assistance to the Lumad leaders, who are now being threatened by suspected New People's Army (NPA) terrorists for raising awareness on the communist rebels' exploitation and deception tactics.

This will also include the communities …

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DOH declares national dengue epidemic

MANILA Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III on Tuesday declared a National Dengue Epidemic in the wake of 146,062 cases recorded since January to July 20 this year.

The declaration took place shortly after a full council meeting at the National Disaster Risk …

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Zalameda takes oath as SC justice

MANILA Newly appointed Supreme Court Associate Justice Rodil V. Zalameda on Tuesday took his oath before Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin at the SC en banc session hall.

The SC said Zalameda, who was an Associate Justice of the Court of Appeals (CA) before his …

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Duterte to visit Guimaras on Wednesday

MANILA President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to visit victims of the IloiloGuimaras Strait mishap, when three motor bancas capsized due to bad weather, MalacaAang said on Tuesday.

I think tama (it's right that he's going there) tomorrow (Wednesday), kasi may event ngayon eh (because he …

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Federalism still on Duterte’s agenda: Palace

MANILA President Rodrigo Duterte is still keeping federalism on his agenda but it is up to Congress to propose what method should be used in amending the Constitution, MalacaAang said on Tuesday.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this remark after Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) …

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