Exclusives

China not in possession of the West Philippine Sea: Carpio

Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio makes it clear that China is not in possession of the West Philippine Sea. That's despite President Duterte's claim during his 4th State of the Nation Address. Carpio stresses, the government should not be intimidated by China's threats and militarization activities.

Predominant dengue strain previously uncommon in PH, says health dept

A new type of dengue virus could be to blame for the recent spike of dengue cases in the country. The Department of Health says dengue zero type 3, previously uncommon in the Philippines, is the predominating strain at the moment.