Pres. Duterte attends daughter Kitty’s graduation

It’s the proudest moment for any parent. On Sat, Mar 25, President Rodrigo Duterte attended the graduation of his youngest daughter, Veronica ‘Kitty’ Duterte, at the Stella Maris Academy in Obrero, Davao City. Kitty, Duterte’s daughter with partner Honeylet Avanceña, graduated with honors and received recognition as “Best in Current Events” and “Third Honors in...

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WATCH: New York Times makes documentary about Duterte’s drug war

Just a few days after The New York Times published Richard Paddock’s piece about the beginnings of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte entitled “Becoming Duterte: The...

WATCH: New York Times makes documentary about Duterte’s drug war

Duterte meets Nobel laureate Suu Kyi

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday met Myanmar’s de facto leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. Duterte is in Myanmar for a two-day official visit, which saw...

Duterte meets Nobel laureate Suu Kyi

Duterte supporters rally outside VP Robredo’s office

Around 20 supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte assembled outside the Office of the Vice President in New Manila, Quezon City Sat (Mar 18) morning to call for the impeachment...

Duterte supporters rally outside VP Robredo’s office

European lawmakers urge ‘immediate’ release of Philippines’ Duterte critic

European legislators on Thursday called on the Philippines to immediately free a senator who has waged a decade-long bid to expose hardline President Rodrigo Duterte as the...

European lawmakers urge ‘immediate’ release of Philippines’ Duterte critic

Cesar Montano slams complaints of corruption against him

So, what does actor-turned-public-servant Cesar Montano have to say regarding the complaints filed by “frustrated” tourism employees against him? The claims were “baseless...

Cesar Montano slams complaints of corruption against him

Tourism Promotions Board employees file complaint against Cesar Montano

Employees of the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) filed a formal complaint against TPB chief operating officer and veteran actor Cesar Montano. In a letter sent to the Presidential...

Tourism Promotions Board employees file complaint against Cesar Montano

Duterte apologizes for missing Robredo in PMA commencement speech

President Rodrigo Duterte apologized Sunday for failing to acknowledge Vice President Leni Robredo at the start of his speech during the Philippine Military Academy (PMA)’s...

Duterte apologizes for missing Robredo in PMA commencement speech

LOOK: Detained De Lima writes letter about her son, grandson

It’s been almost two weeks since embattled lawmaker and vocal critic of the administration Leila De Lima surrendered to authorities and was placed in detention inside Camp...

LOOK: Detained De Lima writes letter about her son, grandson

Dela Rosa willing to testify about ‘Davao death squad’

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald Dela Rosa on Friday said he is open to giving a testimony in the Senate regarding the alleged “Davao Death Squad.” Dela...

Dela Rosa willing to testify about ‘Davao death squad’

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