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Lacson urges reinforcements for Philippine ship in Ayungin Shoal

Senator Panfilo Lacson reiterated his support for improving infrastructure in the Kalayaan Island Group (KIG) in the West Philippine Sea on Thursday, proposing a...

Requirement for students to pass PhilSAT to pursue law degree is...

The Supreme Court (SC) upheld the Legal Education Board's (LEB) authority but declared the requirement that students pass the Philippine Law School Admission Test...

DOJ chief OK with employers’ preference for vaxxed applicants

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday concurred with President Rodrigo Duterte's position that would-be employers may legally choose job applicants who have been vaccinated...

DOJ vows probe into death of billionaire son’s girlfriend

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday assured prompt investigation into a high-profile case being tackled by the agency and the Philippine National Police...

3.01M doses of Sinovac, Sputnik vax arrive Tuesday

More than three million doses of purchased Sinovac and Sputnik V vaccines arrived in the country Tuesday night, bolstering the supply as instances of...

CA: Womanizers psychologically incapable of marriage

Old habits die hard. A ruling by the Court of Appeals (CA) reversed a lower court decision and granted the annulment of the marriage sought...

NPA extorting P300-M annually from telcos, self-confessed former rebel says

“If there is one single (group that has) mafia-style single extortion machinery, it is the CPP NPA NDF (Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army-National Democratic Front). They cannot overthrow the government but they can make Smart and Globe pay PHP200 to PHP300 million,” said Jeffrey "Ka Eric" Celiz, who claims to be an NPA cadre for 27 years.

Supreme Court OKs guidelines for community service for minor offenses

The SC en banc on Tuesday approved the community service guidelines to promote "restorative justice and jail decongestion.”

Computer shop personnel nabbed for selling fake COVID-19 test results

The operation stemmed from a viral Facebook post where a netizen said that while waiting for her turn at the said computer shop, she saw a female employee of the shop change the name on the supposed rapid test result certificate through Photoshop, printed it and gave it over to the customer.

Anti-terror law takes effect July 18 — DOJ

In a message to reporters, Guevarra said the effectivity clause of the law states that it shall take effect 15 days after its publication in the Official Gazette or in at least two newspapers of general circulation.

Online inquest available for quarantine violators

"We ordered it to be applicable for jurisdictions which are internet-capable," Malcontento said.