MANILA, Philippines -- Embattled Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia will not come home to her family for Christmas. Instead, they will be joining her at the Cebu Provincial Capitol where she will stay “for as long as it takes.”
MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III will finally take a rest months after being sidelined by health problems.
MANILA, Philippines - Retired Supreme Court Justice Carolina C. Griño-Aquino passed away around 3:00 a.m. on Tuesday due to a lingering illness.
MANILA, Philippines - Former Supreme Court Justice Efren I. Plana, who helped boost the anti-corruption drive in the Philippines, was laid to rest yesterday at the Loyola Memorial Park in Marikina.
MANILA, Philippines - A spokesperson for the Liberal Party (LP) lambasted the leaders of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) for allegedly indulging the actions of suspended Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia.
MANILA, Philippines - A recent decision by a lower court did not acquit former Senior Superintendent Michael Ray Aquino from the murders of publicist Salvador “Bubby” Dacer and driver Emmanuel Corbito, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said.
MANILA, Philippines – New Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Alan Purisima met with task group commanders of seven provinces in northern Luzon to assess security preparations for next year’s polls.
MANILA, Philippines – Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle called on Catholics to strengthen their faith this Christmas season.
MANILA, Philippines – President Noynoy Aquino thanked Filipinos for cultivating a culture of compassion and honesty in his Christmas message.
BOSASSO, Somalia – Filipino sailors were among those released by Somali pirates after a two-week-long siege by maritime police, the government of the breakaway region of Puntland said on Sunday.