Drug war is not a failure: Duterte

MANILA -- The national government's crackdown on illegal drugs is not a failure, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday.

The President said it was "stupid" to claim that his anti-narcotics campaign is a failure, stressing that his fight against illicit drug sale is a "never-ending …

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Duterte apologizes for SEA Games ‘mishaps’

MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday issued a public apology for the supposed "mishaps" hounding the Philippines' hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

Duterte apologized, as he acknowledged that several of the 11 participating nations experienced inconvenience upon their arrival in Manila …

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4 domestic flights canceled due to bad weather

MANILA -- At least four domestic flights were canceled due to bad weather on Friday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) reported.

These flights were Cebu Pacific (5J) 321/322 Manila-Legazpi-Legazpi, and Cebgo (DG) 6177/6178 Manila-Masbate-Manila.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) earlier …

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4 domestic flights canceled due to bad weather

MANILA -- At least four domestic flights were canceled due to bad weather on Friday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) reported.

These flights were Cebu Pacific (5J) 321/322 Manila-Legazpi-Legazpi, and Cebgo (DG) 6177/6178 Manila-Masbate-Manila.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) earlier …

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BI on alert vs. illegal Iraq-bound OFWs

MANILA -- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Friday ordered its officers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila and other ports to thoroughly screen Filipinos traveling to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente issued the directive after receiving …

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BI on alert vs. illegal Iraq-bound OFWs

MANILA -- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Friday ordered its officers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila and other ports to thoroughly screen Filipinos traveling to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente issued the directive after receiving …

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