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Duterte signs law criminalizing child marriage

Child marriage is now a public crime under a new law signed by President Rodrigo Duterte. Republic Act (R.A.) No. 11596, also known as An...

PAF fighter jets deployed vs unknown aircraft in air defense identification zone

Two FA-50PH fighter jets were deployed Thursday by the Philippine Air Force (PAF) to intercept an unidentified aircraft in the country's air defense identification...

Pharmally officials, Michael Yang caught lying before Blue Ribbon

Controversial medical supplier Pharmally admitted to the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee under intense questioning by senators on Friday night that it had financial backing...

Asteroid the size of the world’s tallest building will come close to Earth

TRENTON, Canada – An asteroid larger than the world's tallest skyscraper will cross Earth's orbit next week. The asteroid, known as 7482 (1994 PC1), is...

Material, human, and environmental factors caused C-130 crash

Material, human, and environmental factors were determined by the Philippine Air Force Accident Investigation Board (PAFAIB) as the causes of the ill-fated C-130 crash...

Job opportunities for OFWs in Taiwan ‘promising’: POLO

Job opportunities for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Taiwan particularly in Taichung, the central district of the host island is encouraging, the Philippine Overseas...

Roque says man on Tiktok claiming to be his son is fake news

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque on Tuesday denounced a man on the social networking platform Tiktok who posted a video claiming to be his son. Roque...

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...

Isko Moreno announces presidency plans

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno says he will announce his run for the presidency “at the right time”. In an interview with actress and host Toni...

IBP calls for full transparency in sale of Malampaya natural gas resource

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) expressed grave worry over the latest developments regarding the sale of the Malampaya natural gas project by...

Over 1K job vacancies available for OFWs in Brunei

Job opportunities await qualified overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Brunei, the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) said on Friday. Labor Attaché Melissa Mendizabal, in a...

Supreme Court disbars lawyer for ‘gross immorality’

The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the disbarment of a lawyer for gross immorality after abandoning his wife and family in order to cohabit...