On Monday, Human Rights Day, the UN Women-managed global grant-making mechanism to eradicate all forms of violence against women and girls, the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women, held a fundraising luncheon in Santa Monica, California, one of the hubs of the #MeToo …Read More
MANILA The military is not discounting the possibility that some Department of Education (DepEd) officials and personnel were threatened by the New People's Army (NPA) to allow the operation of Salugpungan schools in the Davao Region.
This was stated by Armed Forces of the Philippines …Read More
MANILA A few days before the Christmas break, Education Secretary Leonor Briones reminded public schools not to impose mandatory contributions or solicitations for their students' Christmas parties.
"We're just reiterating an earlier memorandum from 2009, contributions for celebrations should be strictly voluntary, walang sapilitan (no …Read More
MANILA The return of the famed Balangiga bells proves President Rodrigo Duterte's commitment to deliver his promises to the people, former Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go said Monday.
Isa po ito sa kanyang pinanawagan noong last State of the Nation Address last …Read More
MANILA Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo AAo said the temporary ceasefire declaration of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army-National Democratic Front (CPP/NPA/NDF) during the holiday season is "meaningless" and is simply for propaganda purposes.
Ito po ay isang …Read More