PH youth group bent on sailing to Pag-asa island

Despite strong opposition from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Command in Palawan and the mayor of Kalayaan municipality, the youth movement called "Kalayaan Atin Ito" is still dead set on accomplishing its mission to sail to Pag-asa Island in the West Philippine Sea and live there for a month.

Christie's says Imelda Marcos's jewelry collection fit for royalty

Old Indian diamonds, Burmese rubies and Colombian emeralds were found among the jewelry collection of Imelda Marcos, former first lady and sitting congresswoman, Christie's said on Tuesday (November 24) after the Philippines government asked them to appraise the rare stones.

OTS men face probe over alleged drug smuggling in NAIA

MANILA – Several Office of Transportation Security (OTS) personnel are being investigated by the Manila International Airport Authority after a huge amount of cocaine was smuggled out of the country through the country's premier airport.

Media Killings Under PNoy’s Watch

As we mark the National Day to End Impunity and the 6th year after the Maguindanao Massacre, we look back at the cases of media killings in the Philippines.

Proud moment: What Obama told Paul Cabral

Having his creation donned by world leaders, fashion designer Paul Cabral shared his story of great fulfillment as a proud Filipino during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders' Meeting in Manila.

What PNoy thinks of Duterte presidential bid

KUALA LUMPUR - What does President Benigno Aquino III think of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte's decision to run for president next year?

PNoy says goodbye to ASEAN leaders

With less than eight months to go before he steps down from the country's highest office, President Benigno Aquino III has begun his farewells, as he bade goodbye to his fellow leaders in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and sought their cooperation for his successor.

6 things to know about Rodrigo Duterte

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte may be popular, especially with his iron-fist approach to crime, but here are some things you probably didn't know about the tough-talking, no-nonsense mayor.

Census leaves out PWDs, angers disability council

Described as a “complete enumeration” of the entire Philippine population, the 2015 Census has ignored crucial data on a significant sector: persons with disabilities (PWD).

Street dwellers back in Manila after APEC

Life goes on for the families who have made the streets their home in the metro.