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09/22/17 3:05 PM PST
One key suspect in the death of a Filipino law student Horacio Castillo III has fled the country and another has surrendered to officials.
09/22/17 1:54 PM PST
A pilot has been arrested after allegedly raping a Filipina in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The Khaleej Times reports the 36-year-old Arab is on trial for rape, assault and consuming alcohol.
09/22/17 10:25 AM PST
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has visited troops in Marawi for the fifth time and said he will lift martial law once the city is safe.
09/22/17 9:36 AM PST
Philippine troops have killed nine communist rebels in a firefight in Carranglan town, about 150 kilometers north of Manila.
09/22/17 9:32 AM PST
A Filipino dad turning old flip flops into action figures is gaining worldwide attention. Elmer Padilla’s collection include Bumble Bee, Hellboy, Predator, among other popular fictional characters.
09/21/17 2:29 PM PST
Thousands of demonstrators filled Philippine streets on Sept. 21, the day President Rodrigo Duterte declared a “national day of protest.”
09/21/17 11:12 AM PST
The Philippine House of Representatives announced on Sept. 20 it would restore the proposed 2018 budget for the Commission on Human Rights (CHR). Last week, majority of lawmakers voted to give the CHR a 1,000 peso budget for its alleged partisanship on reported extra-judicial killings and failure to probe human rights violations committed by terrorists, rebels and criminals.
09/21/17 10:35 AM PST
The House Justice Committee on Sept. 20 dismissed the impeachment complaint against Philippine elections commission chief Andres Bautista for being insufficient in form and substance.
09/20/17 10:25 AM PST
Filipino lawmakers ask for traffic violation immunity while congress is in session.
09/20/17 10:24 AM PST
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on PTV Sept. 19 that he made up a bank account number allegedly belonging to Sen. Antonio Trillanes to mislead him.
09/20/17 9:31 AM PST
Philippine officials have said the so-called “good samaritan," John Paul Solano, who reportedly found the body of a student dead of suspected hazing injuries, is now a person of interest.
09/20/17 9:18 AM PST
The Philippine National Police will be replacing more than 1,000 officers relieved of duty from Caloocan City, with officers from Davao.