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Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

Four Smartmatic officials and three COMELEC I.T. personnel are now facing charges for violations of Republic Act 10175 or the Anti-Cybercrime Law. This morning, the camp of Sen. Bongbong Marcos filed charges before the Manila Prosecutors Office against Smartmatic’s Marlon ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

SAN JUAN, Philippines — As the proclamation of incoming president-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s proclamation draws near, several of his supporters who share his vision of a federal form of government have also begun explaining its concept to the public. Among them ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

QUEZON CITY, Philippines — Even before incoming president Rodrigo Duterte formally takes over, two top positions in the Philippine National Police have already been vacated. These are the Chief for Administration and the Deputy Chief for Operations; which ranks second ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

SANDIGANBAYAN — Philrem president Salud Bautista has posted bail over her graft case at the Sandiganbayan. Bautista is the last co-accused of former PNP Chief Alan Purisima in the graft case to post bail after the Sandiganbayan issued a warrant ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

QUEZON CITY, Philippines — President Benigno Aquino III signed yesterday the law creating the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). All agencies related to information and communication technology will be under the new department. These includes Information and Communications ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

Even though there is still no tropical cyclone entering the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) since January, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) has decided to announce the onset of the rainy season. It is due to ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

Presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte has stated the program he intends to have for his upcoming oath-taking ceremony on June 30. Contrary to tradition, Duterte objects to holding the inauguration ceremonies at the Quirino Grandstand. This is because he does not ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green escaped a possible one-game suspension on Monday when he was fined by the National Basketball Association for a flagrant foul that was upgraded from category 1 to 2. Green faced the chance of being ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

Bombs killed nearly 150 people and wounded at least 200 in Jableh and Tartous on Syria’s Mediterranean coast on Monday in the government-controlled territory that hosts Russian military bases, monitors and state media said. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the ... Read More ›

Tuesday - May 24th, 2016

A rarely seen twinned rainbow dominated the headlines of local social media posts in Beijing on Monday. Numerous images and cellphone videos of the twinned rainbow went viral on China’s most popular social media platforms, including WeChat and Weibo. Twinned ... Read More ›