About 50 protesters, most of them students, reached Thitu island in the Spratly archipelago on Saturday in a stand against what they say is Beijing’s creeping invasion of the Philippine exclusive economic zone.
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The National Museum has declared the Minor Basilica of San Sebastian in Quiapo, Manila as a national cultural treasure (NCT) and recognized other structures, places and paintings as important parts of the country’s heritage and history.
After 30 years of political rivalry, Davao City’s Nograles and Duterte families reconciled Friday in support of the presidential bid of city mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
With Rodrigo Duterte gunning for the presidency on an anti-crime and corruption platform, human rights group Amnesty International said they are worried the mayor would openly violate human rights once he becomes president given his open support for tough measures against crime.
December saw the end of three unidentified automotive thieves, in reports reaching Manila, after a brief firefight with responding police officers Sunday in Barangay Palusapis Muñoz City, Nueva Ecija.
THE TURNAROUND – The brash Rodrigo Duterte humbles himself before the Church that he cursed for traffic
After cussing at Pope Francis and his visit for the traffic, albeit unintentionally, the Punisher decided that if he is to set an example, he should lead by subjecting himself to the same harsh brand of punishment when he clearly does something wrong.
PO1 Judy Ann de Villa, 24, of the Navotas Police’s special patrol unit, arrested 39-year-old Juanito “Yoyoy” Arsenio who earlier held up a female bus passenger seated across him.
The November 30 2015 purchase solidifies Emperador’s position as the world’s largest brandy company and makes the Tan-led firm one of the largest foreign investors in Jerez, the brandy capital of Spain.
Philippine marines killed eight suspected sympathizers of the Islamic State (IS) group in a clash in Sultan Kudarat on Thursday, seizing bomb-making equipment, assault rifles and black flags, military officials said.
“My candidacy for the presidency is now on the table,” Duterte said at a birthday celebration of his law school classmate.