MANILA - The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay welcomed news that the Liberal Party (LP) will be fielding incumbent Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas as its presidential bet in 2016.
MANILA, Philippines - Hundreds of Senate employees went out of their building at lunch time on Wednesday to express their support for Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile and his resigned chief of staff, Atty. Gigi Reyes.
MANILA, Philippines – The printing of ballots for the 2013 midterm elections is already delayed, National Printing Office chief Emmanuel Andaya confirmed.
MANILA, Philippines - The Commission on Elections refuted claims of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines that wholesale fraud may happen in the midterm elections unless the concerns over the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines are addressed.
MANILA – Executive Director Benito Ramos will have to stay a little longer at the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) until President Benigno Aquino III accepts his resignation.
MANILA, Philippines -- Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas on Wednesday expressed alarm over the rise in crime incidents in the country despite the ongoing election gun ban and the police checkpoints being set up in various areas.
MANILA - The United States Navy said it has no option left but to cut into pieces its minesweeper currently stuck in Tubbataha Reef.
MANILA, Philippines - Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez is likely to be elected president of the opposition Lakas-Christian and Muslim Democrats.
MANILA, Philippines - China denied claims of harassing Philippine boats in Scarborough Shoal, saying it was the other way around.
MANILA, Philippines - Today's hearing on the graft case against former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and former First Gentleman Mike Arroyo over the botched NBN-ZTE deal was postponed at the request of defense lawyers led by Atty. Jose Flaminiano.