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NUJP blasts Duterte's statement on journalist killings

As of 06/01/16 4:11 AM
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) on Tuesday said that it was appalled President-elect Rodrigo Duterte's statement on recent journalist killings. Full article

Senate approves five new bills

As of 06/01/16 3:54 AM
The Senate on Tuesday approved five new bills, including one which seeks to prohibit and penalize "distracted driving." Full article

Duterte calls China's Xi 'great'

As of 06/01/16 3:46 AM
Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday called his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping "great," in a statement that could signal the warming of ties between the two Asian neighbors. Full article

Duterte defends 'KKK' appointees

As of 06/01/16 1:28 AM
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday justified appointing former classmates and childhood friends to different Cabinet positions, saying that he has a "small sphere of influence" to pick from. Full article

What Mariano plans to do as agrarian reform secretary

As of 05/31/16 11:33 PM
Former Anakpawis representative and incoming Agrarian Reform secretary Rafael Mariano laid down his plans upon assuming office, including protecting the welfare of farmers and pushing for a revised agrarian reform law. Full article

WATCH: Duterte presents his 'lullaby' to Filipinos

As of 05/31/16 10:15 PM
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte pulled off a surprise at his press conference Tuesday night, as he ordered the playing of what he said is his "lullaby" to the Filipinos.  Full article

Duterte: No Cabinet post for Leni Robredo

As of 05/31/16 8:48 PM
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he will not be appointing Vice President-elect Leni Robredo to any Cabinet post. Full article

Duterte appoints Faeldon to Customs

As of 05/31/16 8:42 PM
DAVAO CITY (UPDATED) - President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday unveiled other members of his Cabinet. Full article

Duterte to courts: Stop issuing TROs

As of 05/31/16 8:00 PM
(UPDATED) President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he will send a representative to the Supreme Court to discuss the supposed problems caused by temporary restraining orders (TROs). Full article

Duterte on Cabinet: 'They are men of honesty, integrity'

As of 05/31/16 7:50 PM
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday presented his Cabinet members, saying he was sure of their "integrity and honesty," as well as their ability to implement his campaign promises. Full article