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Bill granting more benefits to solo parents lapses into law

A bill that seeks to grant additional benefits to solo parents has lapsed into law without the signature of President Rodrigo R. Duterte, a...

SC junks 2 disqualification cases vs. BBM

The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld the legality of President-elect Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s candidacy with the tribunal dismissing on Tuesday the petitions which sought...

U.S. second gentleman Douglas Emhoff to lead delegation attending BBM’s inauguration

U.S. President Joe Biden announced today that second gentleman Douglas Emhoff, husband of Vice President Kamala Harris, will lead the delegation that will attend...

Cebu Pacific to resume Brunei flights on July 23

Low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) announced Friday the resumption of flights between Manila and Brunei starting July 23. According to CEB spokesperson Carmina Romero, the...

U.S. hands over early grade learning resources to DepEd

The United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), recently handed over to the Department of Education (DepEd) teaching and learning...

COA flags OCD for unfinished COVID facilities, including those in Palawan

The Commission on Audit (COA) has flagged the Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) for alleged failure to complete some coronavirus quarantine and isolation...

5 Filipinos die in New Zealand car crash

Five Filipinos were killed in a car crash near Picton, New Zealand over the weekend, the Philippine Embassy in Wellington confirmed on Tuesday night. Two...

Marcos eyes VAT from partially-processed ore exports

President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. announced on Monday that he plans to collect VAT from the export of partially processed ore, instead of raising...

Task force to go after illegal real estate practitioners

The Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) on Monday announced it has created a task force that will boost the fight against...

Family to donate organs of Filipino lawyer slain in US

The family of lawyer John Albert "Jal" Laylo, a victim of a random shooting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania over the weekend, will donate his organs. Althea...

[UPDATED] Filipino lawyer shot in Philadelphia still alive

Filipino lawyer John Albert “Jal” Laylo, earlier reported to have been shot dead in a random shooting in Philadelphia over the weekend, is still...

Celebrating UK-PH higher education partnerships

The British Council and the British Embassy Manila recently gathered leaders and alumni from 32 universities and institutions from the UK and across the...