Politics

Palace: What’s in a kiss?

Palace: What’s in a kiss?

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Jun 05, 2018

Malacañang has defended President Rodrigo Duterte’s onstage kiss with a married overseas Filipina worker (OFW) in Seoul, South Korea, calling it “a light moment that is very accepted in the culture of Filipinos.”

Drug reformists drop out of rehab

Drug reformists drop out of rehab

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Jun 04, 2018

A group dealing with drug reformists urged the authorities to look into better management of budget to address the decreasing number of individuals attending rehabilitation.

Labor group accuses Sol Gen of hypocrisy

Labor group accuses Sol Gen of hypocrisy

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Jun 04, 2018

For the militant labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU), the response made by Solicitor General Jose Calida to the petition to scrap the Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law is a gesture of hypocrisy.

Where’s justice in BBL? Group asks

Where’s justice in BBL? Group asks

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Jun 01, 2018

While Malacañang lauded the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in both chambers of Congress, a Moro group, on the other hand, expressed doubt the measure would help heal the injustices committed against the Bangsamoro.