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MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Executive Order 10, which seeks to create a consultative committee that will review the 1987 Phili
MANILA, Philippines — The complaint that self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato filed against President Rodrigo Duterte is only aimed to distract the chief exe
MANILA, Philippines — Government policies make it difficult for people at risk of HIV to get access to condoms, Human Rights Watch said in a report this week
MANILA, Philippines — As the Philippines assumes chairmanship of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2017, the country is expected to take
MANILA, Philippines — There were nine more witnesses set to testify at the public hearing of the Senate justice panel's inquiry into extrajudicial killings,
MANILA, Philippines — Self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato filed on Friday complaints against President Rodrigo Duterte and his son, Davao City Vice Mayor Pa
Russia says Syria army halts Aleppo attacks as rebels cornered
Syria's army has halted its attacks in Aleppo to allow trapped civilians to be evacuated, Russia's foreign minister said, after advancing regime forces cornered rebels in the city. Immediately after the announcement, AFP correspondents in Aleppo said ...
Syrian president says victory still in sight for Aleppo
Putin and Assad Are About to Achieve Their Biggest Victory in Syria
150000 'face extermination' as Aleppo on brink
John Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, has died at 95
In this Feb. 20, 2012, file photo, U.S. Sen. John Glenn talks with astronauts on the International Space Station via satellite before a discussion titled “Learning from the Past to Innovate for the Future” in Columbus, Ohio. Glenn, who was the first U ...
'Godspeed, John Glenn': Public hails hero of space, politics
American space legend John Glenn dead at 95
John Glenn and the courage of the Mercury Seven
At least 50,000 Islamic State jihadists have been killed by the US-led coalition since it began operations in Iraq and Syria in late 2014, a senior US military official said Thursday.
Tigris lioness: Iraqi militiawoman fights for revenge against Islamic State
MAKHMUR, Iraq (Reuters) - Wearing a camouflage cap over her headscarf, Miaad al-Jubbouri cuts an unusual figure among the hundreds of men fighting to retake a village from Islamic State in northern Iraq. The mother of five was the sole woman among a ...
US and British-led coalition has killed more than 50000 ISIS fighters
Kurds looking to Trump in post-Mosul scramble
Don't Shrink Iraq to Save It
North Korea has developed the capability to pair a nuclear warhead with a missile and launch it, but has not mastered bringing the weapon back from space and onto a target, a senior US defense official said Thursday.
John Glenn, who became one of the 20th century's greatest heroes as the first American to orbit Earth and later as the world's oldest astronaut, in addition to a long career as a U.S. senator, died on Thursday at age of 95, Ohio's governor said.
Indonesian medical teams struggled on Thursday to treat scores of people injured in a 6.5 magnitude earthquake a day after more than 100 people were killed in the worst disaster to hit the province since the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
E-cigarette use is exploding among young people and is now "a major public health concern," the US Surgeon General warned in his first report on the issue Thursday.
Unite vs death penalty, CBCP urges Filipinos
The Manila Times
THE influential Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Thursday called on Filipinos to unite against moves to revive the death penalty, which President Rodrigo Duterte wants to use in his war against crime. The CBCP president ...
Church: Death penalty not a simple matter
PH House approves reimposition of death penalty
A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands early on Friday, but there were no immediate reports of casualties and a tsunami warning for a wide swathe of the South Pacific was later lifted.
USGS: 6.5 magnitude quake in ocean off California coast
SAN FRANCISCO — A 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Northern California on Thursday, jolting residents of the coastal town of Ferndale but bringing no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake hit at 6:50 a.m. in the Pacific ...
Strong quake strikes off northern California, no tsunami threat
6.5 earthquake off Northern California; 'the…
Magnitude 6.5 earthquake hits off Northern California coast
Rody assures Leni she'll finish VP term
“I will assure Leni and the rest of the Bicol region that you will have her until the very end of her term,” President Duterte said in a chance interview in Albay yesterday. “And there is no such thing as removing a Vice President. What's the crime ...
WATCH | Duterte says no plot to unseat vice president
Leni will remain VP until the end of her term – Duterte
Leni dares Duterte ally Cayetano to continue outrage vs. Marcoses
The Borneo Post
Ministry aims to make Malaysia AIDS-free by 2030
The Borneo Post
Dr Subramaniam looks at health products on sale during the World AIDS Day at BCCK. He is flanked by Dr Sim (left) and Dr Lokman (third right). KUCHING: The Health Ministry is targeting to make Malaysia AIDS-free by 2030. In order to achieve this target ...
MANILA, Philippines - President Duterte yesterday vowed to retain the country’s Vice President until her term ends, days after she resigned from the Cabinet
MANILA, Philippines - There will be no death penalty law before Christmas.
MANILA, Philippines - The Energy Regulatory Commission welcomed yesterday a probe by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on the suicide notes left by
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 was reported off the coast of a sparsely populated area of Northern California on Thursday but there were no reports of damage in the nearest town, officials said.
The death of Junaid Jamshed, a Pakistani rock star-turned-evangelist, in a plane crash on Wednesday has stirred debate over his legacy, raising questions that cut to the heart of Pakistan's widening cultural schisms.
'De Lima, Trillanes liable for unparliamentary acts' – joint panel
'UNPARLIAMENTARY.' A Senate joint panel wants senators Leila de Lima and Antonio Trillanes IV held liable for their 'unparliamentary conduct' during the probe into extrajudicial killings. MANILA, Philippines – The Senate joint panel that probed ...
Ayo vows to give more titles to La Salle
The Manila Times
De La Salle University head coach Aldin Ayo wants to win more championships in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) men's basketball tournament. Two days after winning his second title in a different collegiate league last ...
Ayo vows back-back-back for Archers sans Jeron Teng
Pages: Green Archers shoot down the Blue Eagles
Green Archers win UAAP men's basketball championship
South Korea's parliament introduced a bill on Thursday to impeach President Park Geun-hye, setting the stage for a historic vote to oust the embattled leader engulfed in an influence-peddling scandal.
Although she is calling for his resignation, Filipino-American philanthropist Loida Nicolas-Lewis is not supporting calls for President Rodrigo Duterte's ouster from office.
SYDNEY/HONGKONG—Vietnam has begun dredging work on a disputed reef in the South China Sea, satellite imagery shows, the latest move by the Communist state to bolster its claims in the strategic waterway.
Duterte to Jack Lam: Pay taxes, settle obligations
"Jack Lam (pictured right)has sent feelers that he would like to come back. One, because he takes pity on the 6,000 plus Filipinos who (work for him). Second is that he will settle his obligations," President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016.
Duterte willing to absolve Jack Lam if he pays right taxes
Jack Lam Lambasted by President Duterte, Philippines Revokes Casino License
Lam told: Settle taxes, resume business in PH
For the first time in its 62 years, the umbrella organization of all Filipino groups in Guam will be lead by someone born in the US territory.
Nine years ago Donald Trump shaved off her husband's hair after a wrestling match on live television. On Wednesday, the president-elect nominated wrestling tycoon Linda McMahon to his cabinet.
Saudi Arabia and Taiwan have opened their gates for more Filipinos in need of overseas employment, "Unang Balita" reported on Thursday.
President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency, transition officials told US media Wednesday, drawing loud criticism from Democrats who warn the fossil fuel ally is a climate change denier.
President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday picked a fossil fuel industry defender as his top environmental official, another retired general as homeland security chief and Iowa's governor as U.S. ambassador to China in choices at odds with some of his recent pronouncements.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday that he had told French President Francois Hollande he would not meet Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas if France pushed ahead with an international peace conference in Paris later this month.
The French capital Paris announced on Wednesday licence-plate based driving restrictions for a third day in a row and plans bans on old cars as the City of Light experienced the worst air pollution in a decade.
A passenger who introduced himself as a "balikbayan" duped a taxi driver by paying him fake US dollars and asking for P1,500 in "change," a report by GMA News' Vonne Aquino on "24 Oras" said Wednesday.
No Filipinos were hurt in the a powerful earthquake that struck western Indonesia on Wednesday, according to initial reports received by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
The South Korean government has lauded the Philippines for its efforts to reduce the number of undocumented Filipinos in South Korea as well as its promotion of voluntary return programs.
Families of Filipinos working in the United States can control the frequency and form in which they receive remittances through the new "request" function by digital money transfer provider, Xoom.
A free legal clinic on immigration was recently held in response to what the organizers called “climate of fear and uncertainty” caused by the election to the presidency of Donald Trump.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has dismissed the charges against anti-human trafficking group Visayan Forum Foundation Inc. over the alleged misuse of funds from the US Agency for International Development (USAID).
GMA-7's Hollywood correspondent Janet Susan R. Nepales has won third place in the recently-held Los Angeles Press Club's Ninth Annual National Arts & Entertainment Journalism (NAEJ) Awards.
Filipino workers abroad have been warned against an online solicitation scam using Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III's name.
The government is looking at Russia as the next work destination for skilled Filipino workers, in light of an apparent decrease in the demand for OFWs in the Middle East.
A Filipino same-sex couple of 11 years finally tied the knot in a historic ceremony in Milan, Italy, a report on Unang Balita on Friday said.
The Labor Department is considering a ban on the deployment of Filipino domestic helpers to Kuwait due to reports of abuses by employers.
The US House of Representatives on Wednesday (US time) unanimously passed the bill that seeks to award Filipino World War II veterans the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest honor the US Congress gives to civilians.