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Certainly, the Filipino people do not deserve this. This only means that we have a long struggle ahead of us.
We have thousands of George Floyds. But they’re abused not because of the color of their skin as much as because of where and how they live.
Up to the last minute before the 2016 presidential campaign, Jose Calida pushed for Bongbong Marcos to be Duterte's running mate. But Alan Peter Cayetano prevailed.
Retired Justice Antonio Carpio is hardly an 'amateur,' and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr's views on China and the Spratlys should not go unassailed
The 'Ti Toilet' project – 'ti' means 'her' in the local Marathi language – has 12 mobile washrooms, on average used by more 200 women daily. The buses are powered by solar panels mounted on top of the vehicle.
What’s at stake and what can we expect this week in the aftermath of the assassination of the general who had shaped the battlefield in the Middle East and helped direct Assad’s war in Syria?
In a resolution, Davao City also thanks Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua for several projects funded by the China Foundation for Peace and Development for the President's hometown
The Philippines is set to acquire several new warships from South Korea
Washington's re-engagement with Southeast Asia comes as a deteriorating trade war with China threatens to engulf the global economy
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the South Korean government plans to donate two of its navy’s old corvettes as the Philippines buys two brand new ones from Hyundai Heavy Industries
(3rd UPDATE) President Rodrigo Duterte is supposed to inaugurate a building at the Fujian Normal University built in honor of his mother, Soledad Roa Duterte
Chinese online gaming hubs near military camps can eventually spy on them, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says, but a security expert believes spying is 'the least of worries' that POGOs present
(UPDATED) Defence officials in South Korea say 2 short-range ballistic missiles were fired by North Korea at daybreak
'The current difficulties in China-Canada relations are entirely caused by Canada herself, and entire responsibility for it lies with the Canadian side,' says Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang
'Global issues related to national interests in the economic and social spheres and global security are more important than games of security services,' says Russian President Vladimir Putin
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asks for and accepts the resignation of Canada's Ambassador to China John McCallum
'Russian-US relations remain an important factor in order to guarantee strategic stability and international security,' says Russian President Vladimir Putin
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the objective of the review of the treaty is to either 'maintain it, strengthen it, or scrap it'
Musing on a blockbuster film amid greater China-Philippine engagement
If elected senator, how will the former Marine captain prove that he can be the soldier of every Filipino?
'In my humble view, the ideal approach is for China to think of itself as the Big Uncle to many nephews in the family,' says Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
'I believe we can be reasonably optimistic that Mexico will be able to find a basis for understanding and have a better relationship with the United States,' says Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador writes on Twitter, 'I proposed exploring a universal deal [involving] development projects that would create jobs in Mexico and, by doing so, reduce migration and improve security'
The Philippines says the 'deliberate and nuanced diplomacy by the Duterte administration' has 'lowered tensions' in the South China Sea
'Prime Minister Mahathir is an old friend of the Philippines and his fresh mandate augurs well for the deep relations between the Philippines and Malaysia,' says Malacañang
If we think the ultimate danger is native, Marcos-style authoritarianism, we really have not been looking. What we stand to lose this time is not just our freedom, but our sovereignty, our identity, our very soul as a nation
Ranada’s Malacanang ban, SC on Sereno’s SALNs, PH in 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index | Midday wRap
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(UPDATED) The agreement is signed after the bilateral meeting between Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
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In Bacolod City, about a hundred protesters troop to the Fountain of Justice for the national coordinated protest against US President Donald Trump, one of the leaders attending the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings in Manila
During their meeting, President Rodrigo Duterte and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev witness the signing of several bilateral documents, including an extradition treaty, and a business deal
Kapres, mananaggals, and other creatures in Philippine folklore come alive in the streets of Baguio
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III leads the delegation, composed of 7 other senators, including Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
UPDATED The spat between the two nuclear armed powers is another blow to US President Donald Trump s pledge to try to improve relations with Russia s Vladimir Putin
The Phoenix bassist talks to Rappler about their love of Italy and what has been described as the band s sweetest album yet
Cuban President Raul Castro criticizes Donald Trump s partial rollback of his predecessor Barack Obama s rapprochement with the communist island
The Philippines calls itself a regional peacemaker after adopting positive neighborly relations with China
Despite its apparent benefits Duterte s policy has not generated any assurance that China will not impose itself and its pre emptive claim over waters and resources that legally pertain to the Philippines
This comes amid President Rodrigo Duterte s criticism of the European Union for criticizing human rights violations and his bloody drug war
Havana decries the hostile rhetoric that recalls the time of open confrontation and the return to the coercive methods of the past
US President Donald Trump s review of the deal is limited He will not break the diplomatic ties Barack Obama worked so carefully to restore nor does he plan to impose new trade sanctions
Qatar denies any support for extremists and accuses its Gulf neighbors of seeking to put the country under guardianship
President Duterte’s strategy of de emphasizing and compartmentalizing while not abandoning the territorial and maritime issues is a wise move that can pay off if done smartly
I shall not be afraid declares the Philippine president given Russia s latest gesture of friendship
Bahrain s King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and President Rodrigo Duterte witness the signing of the agreements after their bilateral meeting at Sakhir Palace
The two officials affirm their countries commitment to previously signed deals but leave out any discussion on China s interest in Benham Rise
May all of us develop a more profound appreciation of our heritage as two distinct yet intertwined peoples says President Duterte
Japan will actively encourage cooperation on maritime security and encourage the development of the remote islands of Indonesia
Russian Navy Pacific Deputy Commander Rear Admiral Eduard Mikhailov in Manila for a goodwill visit also foresees future multinational military exercises in the South China Sea involving the Philippines Russia China and even Malaysia