NLEX lands Alex Mallari in 4-player trade with Mahindra

The hapless NLEX Road Warriors, who have long desired to improve their roster, finally pulled off a significant trade, landing Alex Mallari from the...

Kin of OFW who died in Riyadh seek govt help

The children of an OFW who was found lifeless inside the home of a distant relative in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia have sought the help of the Duterte government to bring home the remains of their mother, and find out the truth about her supposed suicide.

UNPROFESSIONAL? | Palace irked by ‘unannounced’ visit of UN rapporteur; FLAG says trip personal

(UPDATE - 3:30 p.m.) The UN special rapporteur who earlier had a series of unpleasant communication exchanges with President Duterte, is finally here in the country. And the Palace isn't pleased because it claimed Agnes Callamard did not approach her assignment “professionally or objectively.”

Japan proposes expanding bilateral FX swap scheme with ASEAN

Japan's Ministry of Finance on Friday proposed launching bilateral foreign exchange swap arrangements of up to 40 billion dollars with Southeast Asian nations to enable Tokyo to provide yen funds to these countries during times of financial crisis.

3 die, 1 injured as PAF chopper crash-lands in disaster ops training in Tanay

A Philippine Air Force (PAF) pilot was killed along with his two crewmen while another one was injured when their UH-IHD "Huey" combat utility helicopter crashed in Tanay, Rizal Wednesday.

Tillerson urges Asean to cut N. Korea funding, minimize ties

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged Southeast Asian foreign ministers on Thursday to do more to help cut funding streams for North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and to minimize diplomatic relations with Pyongyang.

Injured Tony Parker ruled out for rest of playoffs

San Antonio Spurs veteran point guard Tony Parker has been ruled out for the remainder of the playoffs with a ruptured quadriceps tendon, the...

FIBA approves new rule allowing players to wear religious headgear

Basketball players will be allowed to wear headgear for religious reasons after world governing body FIBA on Thursday approved a new rule to come...

PULSE ASIA POLL | Most Filipinos want age of criminal liability kept at 15;...

MANILA - A little over half of Filipinos (55%) favor keeping the minimum age of criminal liability at 15 years old, according to the...

OOPS, TEKA MUNA | Treaty needed before PH conducts war games with China –...

National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. clarified that joint military exercises with China could not be immediately implemented without a visiting forces agreement or a treaty.

Smartphone apps can help tackle anxiety: researchers

Smartphone apps can help to significantly reduce anxiety levels in those suffering from the disorder, new research from the University of Manchester revealed Thursday.

Families of San Bernardino shooting sue Facebook, Google, Twitter

Family members of three victims of the December 2015 shooting rampage in San Bernardino, California, have sued Facebook, Google and Twitter, claiming that the companies permitted Islamic State to flourish on social media.

WATCH | Problematic solution: UN rapporteur on EJK in PH, says ‘ill-conceived’ war on...

Is the Duterte administration waging a futile war against illegal drugs? Is it creating more serious problems with its supposed solution to the drug problem?

No more weed or nipple pasties as Miley Cyrus debuts new clean image

'I'm not doing drugs, I'm not drinking, I'm completely clean right now!'
Duterte announces disbandment of tokhang cops

WATCH | Duterte on Gina’s rejection: This is a democracy and lobby money talks;...

President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed disappointment over the Commission on Appointment's decision against the confirmation of his appointment of Gina Lopez as Department of Environment and Natural Resources secretary.