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Globe begins blocking SMS containing clickable links to combat fraudsters

Globe has begun temporarily blocking text messages with website links from prepaid and postpaid numbers in order to ramp up its anti-spam and scam...

Multipurpose gyms as evacuation hubs in LGUs a ‘must’: solon

Batangas 6th District Rep. Ralph Recto on Thursday renewed his call for the funding and construction of at least one multi-purpose gym in all...

Netizens boycott ‘Shopee’ for laying off employees, hiring Toni Gonzaga as ambassadress

Online shopping platform Shopee has received flak from netizens after reports of downsizing its workforce by laying off its employees while hiring known Marcos-supporter...

LinkedIn lists top Philippine startups, highlights digital entrepreneurship

LinkedIn ranks the leading startups in the Philippines and focuses on the rise of digital entrepreneurship, entertainment, and education. ● The Philippines’ first top startups...

House ratifies bill deferring barangay, SK polls to October 2023

The House of Representatives ratified Wednesday the reconciled bill seeking to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections from Dec. 5, 2022 to...

COMELEC sees more expenses if BSKE reset not passed by October

The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) said there is a possibility that its expenses for the Dec. 5 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) will...

Senate majority agrees on BSKE postponement

Seventeen senators voted on Tuesday to postpone the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) for another year while only Minority Leader Aquilino Pimentel III...

PNP to adopt more holistic anti-drug approach

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Tuesday said it is taking a more holistic approach to its illegal drugs campaign as ordered by President...

Senate approves SIM Card Registration Act to hold cyber scammers liable

All senators present in the Senate's 25th regular session held on Tuesday voted to ratify Senate Bill 1310 or the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM)...

Oil prices slip to 9-month low

Oil prices continued to plunge on Monday to nine-month lows as several countries opted to increase interest rates to tame rising inflation amid recession...

10-year-old Hilario becomes Woman National Master

Gllasea Ann Hilario takes pride in winning the Under-10 category of the National Age Group Chess Championships (NAGCC) held at the Robinsons Place in...

Ex-Chief Justice Bersamin named Executive Secretary

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has designated retired chief justice Lucas Bersamin as the new Executive Secretary, Malacañang announced Tuesday. Marcos administered Bersamin’s oath of...