Rappler's latest stories on same-sex civil unions
Allowing civil unions, which would provide legal rights for same-sex couples, is acceptable to President Rodrigo Duterte while same-sex marriage is not, says his spokesman Harry Roque
The results of a Social Weather Stations survey held in March 2018 also show that opposition to same-sex civil unions is strongest in the Visayas and 'among single men who are widowed/separated/divorced'
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez admits that the previous House session was marked with unprecedented challenges
UPDATED Speaker Alvarez presents this year s House agenda
Lawmakers are also expected to approve the proposed supplemental budget for the rehabilitation of Marawi City
Italy is the last major Western country not to allow same sex couples legal status