MMDA discovers ‘a lot of illegal bus terminals’ in Pasay City

“We saw a lot of illegal terminals,” said Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) General Manager Jojo Garcia when asked to comment on its operation in Pasay City on Wednesday.

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Church bells toll as Duterte hits priests in speech on their alleged illicit affairs 

Rodrigo Duterte in Cabatuan - 20 June 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte paused for less than a minute as church bells tolled during a speech in Cabatuan town in Iloilo on Wednesday. The President was talking about the illicit affiars of the priests when the bells suddenly tolled.

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Kim leaves China as South Korea urges ‘concrete’ plan on nukes

Kim leaves China as South Korea urges 'concrete' plan on nukes

South Korea urged North Korea on Wednesday to present a plan with concrete steps toward denuclearization, raising the pressure on its leader Kim Jong Un as he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in a visit designed to convey the countries’ growing closeness.

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Ombudsman aspirant wants an end to ‘parking fee’ at anti-graft body

Ombudsman aspirant wants an end to ‘parking fee’ at anti-graft body

Moneyed respondents are resorting to a “parking fee” (keeping a case on hold) to delay the result of the investigation of cases before the Office of the Ombudsman. Retired Sandiganbayan Associate Justice now the Special Prosecutor Edilberto Sandoval said he found out that some cases filed against government officials and employees have been dismissed due to […]

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Duterte fumes at De Lima’s ‘kiss’ remark, threatens to show her ‘sex video’

President Rodrigo Duterte slammed detained Sen. Leila de Lima for saying that his gesture to kiss a married overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in Seoul was “sickening.”

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Trillanes disputes Roque: It’s admin’s policy to persecute foes

Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV on Wednesday said it was the policy of the Duterte administration to persecute opponents as he contradicted Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque’s claim.

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Duterte wants health warnings on packaging of sugary drinks – trade chief 

Ramon Lopez

President Rodrigo Duterte wants health warnings on the packaging of sugary drinks, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez said on Wednesday. “He is really concerned that these products are being sold without warning,” Lopez said in a briefing at Malacañang Palace.

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Duterte may appoint a woman as Ombudsman if qualified, says aspirant

President Rodrigo Duterte loves all women and if one is qualified to head an agency or body like the Office of the Ombudsman, he will appointment her, a female aspirant to the post said Wednesday.

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