MANILA, Philippines - The coming of the New Year has brought a fresh start for former Congressman Ronald Singson who will be returning to the country on January 14, after serving his sentence of 18 months in a Hong Kong prison. Singson was arrested in July 2010 for drug possession.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Friday unveiled a new slogan for the country. ABS-CBN News has created an interactive live text-data visualization of the latest news and opinion of people on Twitter, Facebook, blogs, and websites on the tourism campaign.
MANILA, Philippines - A former Armed Forces budget officer who detailed large-scale corruption in the military said he is confident of a conviction against 2 former Armed Forces chiefs and 9 other active and retired military officials whom the justice department want charged with plunder.
MANILA, Philippines - A slight tremor and continuous rains might have caused the landslide that killed at least 25 people and left 100 missing in Pantukan, Compostela Valley before dawn Thursday.
'Why only now?' is the question on proponents' minds, as President Benigno Aquino renews his commitment to pass the freedom of information bill. As Teddy Locsin Jr. tells us, it's a chance for Aquino to prove that he's really out for reform and not revenge. - The World Tonight, ANC, January 4, 2012