Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao on Sunday scored a knockout victory against Argentinian fighter Lucas Matthysse in Malaysia, his first stoppage win in almost a decade.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to resign if anyone can prove to him that God exists, barely two weeks after causing public outrage for calling God stupid.
A Philippine city mayor who paraded drug suspects before being later accused of involvement in the illegal trade himself, was shot dead on Monday during a flag ceremony, police said.
The money became a source of controversy during Aquino's term from 2010-2016, with critics claiming he used it to barter for favours from legislators.
Sister Patricia Fox, 71, was briefly detained in April after Duterte ordered her arrest, accusing her of political activism that violated the rules of her visa.
Philippine labour secretary Silvestre Bello III praised the continuous efforts by the Qatari government and the programmes and reforms that benefit employees, especially the Filipino expatriates.
The Philippines' interior ministry said on Wednesday it plans to acquire pistols for community leaders willing to fight crime and drugs, prompting concern it could fuel even more violence in the country ...
President Rodrigo Duterte has taken flak in recent weeks for not confronting Beijing following news that China had installed missile systems on artificial islands in the busy waterway.
A total of 102 suspected traffickers have been killed since Bangladesh launched an aggressive war on drugs in mid-May to smash the surging trade in yaba.