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US concern on China reclamation valid - DFA

As of 06/02/2015 9:03 AM
MANILA - Even if it is not directly involved in the disputes in the West Philippine Sea and South China Sea, the United States has a valid reason to feel concerned about threats to freedom of navigation and commerce posed by China's island building activities, the Department of Foreign Affairs said yesterday. Full article

10 senators sign subcommittee report vs Binay

As of 06/02/2015 9:00 AM
MANILA - Ten senators have signed the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee report on the alleged overpricing in the construction of the Makati City Hall Building II that involved Vice President Jejomar Binay. Full article

60 estudyante, sinisiksik sa klasrum na pang-45

As of 06/01/2015 10:21 PM
Balik-eskuwela na ang may 23 milyong estudyante sa mga paaralan. Pero bigo pa rin ang ilang public school na maabot ang target ng DepEd na 45 estudyante kada classroom. Full article

K to 12, iprinotesta sa unang araw ng eskuwela

As of 06/01/2015 10:17 PM
Nagsama-sama ang ilang estudyante, magulang at guro sa Mendiola para tutulan ang K to 12 program ng DepEd. Full article

'Cha-cha' easier than BBL, lawmaker says

As of 06/01/2015 9:54 PM
For a ranking lower House leader, passing the economic Charter change may be easier than the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). Full article

Students face challenges as school opens

As of 06/01/2015 8:47 PM
In a country with a population of over a 100 million, how easy is it to provide free education to over 23 million elementary and high school students? In the commotion of the first day of school, with some students still adjusting to their new settings, parents scrambling for last-minute requirements, and an educational system still adjusting to a new expanded K-12 program while accommodating a burgeoning student population, compiles some of the challenges everyone had to face. Full article

Binay sees express delivery of Senate report to Ombudsman

As of 06/01/2015 7:20 PM
MANILA - Vice President Jejomar Binay believes the Senate will not dilly-dally in sending to the Office of the Ombudsman a committee report recommending that he be charged for plunder. Full article

Grace on Binay tandem: Sa umpisa pa lang, di ko alam na bukas ang pinto

As of 06/01/2015 7:08 PM
MANILA - Senator Grace Poe justified Monday affixing her signature to the resolution recommending plunder raps against Vice President Jejomar Binay, saying it has nothing to do with the 2016 elections. Full article

House plenary tackles BBL

As of 06/01/2015 6:31 PM
(UPDATED) Eight months after it was filed, the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is finally in the plenary of the House of Representatives. Full article

PH willing to share best practices on accepting refugees

As of 06/01/2015 6:26 PM
MANILA - The Philippines has expressed readiness to share with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) its best practices on processing of refugees and managing the deployment of workers to ensure their safe and legal passage to destination countries. Full article