More millennials voted for Duterte, exit poll shows

MANILA - Presumptive President Rodrigo Duterte got the so-called "youth vote" in the May 9 elections, results of an exit poll showed.

Old names, faces dominating the 2016 elections

IS THERE forever in politics?

DU30: 30 facts about Duterte

How well do you know Rodrigo Roa Duterte? Here are 30 facts about the Philippines' 16th president.

Honeylet Avanceña: Kamay na bakal sa likod ni Duterte

Mailap at pribado, pero unti-unti nang nakikilala ng publiko si Honeylet Avanceña.

Duterte camp thanks millions of social media volunteers

Thanks to unrelenting supporters in social media, presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte made a game-changing win in the 2016 elections, a spokesman said. 

Crime victims pin hopes on Duterte vow vs criminality

MANILA - An anti-crime group in Manila, with its walls lined with posters of victims, is banking on tough-talking Rodrigo Duterte to keep his promise to end criminality as the country expects him to soon be proclaimed the next Philippine president.

Duterte eyes gender-balanced Cabinet, looks for lady leaders

Presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte will have a gender sensitive cabinet and his administration will ensure that issues concerning women will be addressed, an official said. 

Foes turned allies, old pals help Duterte build new gov't

A quiet but steady tide of supporters has begun to arrive at a swank hotel here, where presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte is building a new government with close friends and sworn adversaries that are now among his closest allies.

Will Belmonte battle Alvarez for Speakership?

MANILA - 16th Congress House Speaker Sonny Belmonte is currently weighing his political fortunes after presumptive President Rodrigo Duterte endorsed the Speakership bid of his partymate, Davao del Norte representative-elect Pantaleon Alvarez in the 17th Congress.

Pulse Asia: Villanueva's Senate rise unexpected, impressive

Former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Director-General Joel Villanueva has been tagged as this election's "Grace Poe."