Palace on Duterte case at ICC: ‘It would be disappointing if int’l court takes...

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang would be displeased if the International Criminal Court (ICC) would believe the allegations made by a confessed killer against President...

Police file complaint vs MILF for Maguindanao show of force

olice have filed a complaint before the joint ceasefire panel of the government and Moro Islamic Liberation Front against MILF members who allegedly staged a show of force that included indiscriminate firing in front of the police station of Parang, Maguindanao on Monday.

NA-LATE SA WORK KASI NASIRA ANG MRT? | Riders to be given ‘delay docus’...

MANILA, Philippines - The Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) will provide certificates for commuters who will be affected by breakdown of trains in the...

Vicki Belo, Hayden Kho to wed in Paris in September

The wedding will be the culmination of a 12-year rollercoaster romance, which has had its fair share of controversies.

BEYOND CITY OF DREAMS | Belle Corp of Sys eyes second site for gaming...

Belle Corporation, the property and gaming unit of the Sy family, is looking at expansion opportunities for its casino assets, its optimism driven by the series of key infrastructure developments encouraged by the government.

Arkansas carries out first double execution in US since 2000

Arkansas carried out back-to-back executions on Monday night, becoming the first US state to put more than one inmate to death on the same day in 17 years.

Longest jailed political prisoner free at last, 32 years after arrest – Karapatan

On April 19, 2017, Jose Ceriales, 54, emerged from the New Bilbid Prison a free man, 32 years after he was arrested in Dumaguete, officially making him the longest jailed political prisoner in the country.

Bato says ‘too stupid’ for ICC to believe charges vs Duterte; Trillanes says int’l...

MANILA, Philippines – The head of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and a party-list lawmaker have taken the cudgels for President Rodrigo Duterte, claiming...

READY FOR TAKE-OFF? | China’s answer to Boeing now just needs to sell

The COMAC C919 jet is expected to stage its maiden flight in the coming weeks.

Heath Ledger shows carefree side in new documentary

'I Am Heath Ledger' scoured thousands of hours of self video shot by the actor, who died nine years ago at age 28.

Defiant North Korea stages drill as US nuke sub visits South

(UPDATE - 1:32 p.m.) North Korea put on a massive live-fire drill on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military, media reports said, as a US submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid growing concern over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.

Afghan defense, army chiefs quit over military base attack as US sees ‘another tough...

Afghanistan's defense minister and army chief of staff resigned on Monday after the deadliest Taliban attack on a military base, and US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he was "under no illusions" about the problems facing the country.

Trump hints he’s open to delaying border wall as govt shutdown looms

US President Donald Trump indicated openness on Monday to delaying his push to secure funds for his promised border wall with Mexico, potentially eliminating a sticking point as lawmakers worked to avoid a looming shutdown of the federal government.

De Lima seeks probe of barangay poll postponement

Senator Leila de Lima has filed a resolution seeking an inquiry into administration plans to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections in October and replace village officials with presidential appointees.

Thailand reaches for the stars with new Michelin Guide

Thailand will be the latest country to have a Michelin Guide, its state tourism agency said on Monday—just days after authorities announced a shut down of Bangkok's vibrant street food scene.