Mayor Eugenio Bito-onon Jr. is growing frustrated with his own attempts to bring development to Kalayaan Island Group. "Nothing happens up to now," he says. Residents not only sympathize with their mayor, they also fear that KIG's rich marine resources would be destroyed soon.
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has questioned the seeming pattern in a series of moves by the Court of Appeals enjoining the DOJ from its determination of probable cause in key cases, saying this effectively hindered it 'from prosecuting, from discharging its mandate.'
A Singapore company supervisor caught on video slapping a male intern is in trouble after the clip went viral on the web and sparked a public outcry.
Twenty-four people were killed and 237 others injured when a massive tornado blasted the southern suburbs of Oklahoma City, the capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma, on Monday, state officials said Tuesday.
The word war between supposed friends and former peers in the Senate, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and Sen. Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr., appears far from over.
Two US pathologists on Wednesday supported Singapore police findings that an American scientist found hanged last year in the city-state committed suicide and was not murdered as his family claims.
Department of Justice Secretary Leila M. De Lima on Wednesday said a team from the National Bureau of Investigation is ready to leave for Taiwan soon to investigate the death of a Taiwanese fisherman in Balintang Channel last May 9.
Although three doses of tetanus vaccine costs only US$2, the Philippines remains among the 28 countries that have yet to eliminate the disease, which nations like Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Timor Leste and Iraq already have.