De Lima: PHL reviewing VFA provision on custody

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Thursday confirmed that the government is currently reviewing the Visiting Forces Agreement, particularly with respect to the issue of the custody of US servicemen implicated in crimes in the Philippines. "Walang implementing guidelines ang VFA. So since there are more or less contentious issues there, may mga provisions na medyo hindi malinaw, na medyo magkaiba ang interpretation ng US side at PH side kaya kailangan magkaroon ng implementing guidelines," she added. 

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TRILLANES AFTER HACIENDA BINAY TOUR It’s ‘lavish,’ ‘obscene’

”Lavish,” “excessive” and “obscene” were how Senator Antonio Trillanes IV described the controversial property here that allegedly belonged to Vice President Jejomar Binay.

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Trillanes, media tour ‘Hacienda’

Two hours after being refused entry, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and the media were finally allowed to enter the property here allegedly belonging to Vice President Jejomar Binay.

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Cherie Gil says sorry to Vice Ganda

Veteran actress Cherie Gil on Thursday apologized to Vice Ganda for a tweet she made last year, calling the comedian “one of those scums of the earth.”

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IN PHOTOS: Ellen Adarna is Ginebra's 2015 calendar girl

MANILA, Philippines - Ellen Adarna reinforces her claim as showbiz's new IT girl as she becomes... read more

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WATCH: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' trailer released

MANILA, Philippines - Marvel Entertainment on Thursday released the first trailer for the much-... read more

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Marvin Agustin, Jolina Magdangal together again in ABS-CBN?

MANILA, Philippines - Marvin Agustin is back with where he started, in ABS-CBN, and there are... read more

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‘Go against the tide,’ Catholic healthcare workers told

MANILA, Oct. 23, 2014–A top Vatican prelate called on Catholic doctors and healthcare professionals to…

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Plenary indulgence draws faithful to Cebu church

MANILA, Oct. 23, 2014–A “place of pilgrimage” in Cebu City continues to attract large numbers…

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Five E. Samar Yolanda survivors to dine with pope

MANILA, Oct. 23, 2014–Some typhoon Yolanda survivors from Easter Samar will get the chance to…

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BIR ready to help probe on 'Hacienda Binay'

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday said it is ready to provide the Senate with documents on its ongoing investigation into a Batangas property being linked to Vice-President Jejomar Binay.

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Bong Revilla used 'dummy' corporation, says AMLC



Senators failed to prove I'm Binay dummy: Tiu

BIR ready to help probe on 'Hacienda Binay'

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Confusion mars Pemberton custody

Who has legal custody of US Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton, the suspect in the killing of Filipino...

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Binay strikes again, slams embarrassing performance of some gov’t agencies

Vice President Jejomar C. Binay yesterday slammed the “embarrassing performance of some government agencies...

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PNoy hits negativism in media, urges balance in reporting

Foreign and local media got another presidential lecture yesterday on how they should write their stories. In a forum...

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Cebu ‘bikini students’ lose SC appeal

MANILA -- Five Cebuano students who were barred from joining their high school graduation rites in March 2012 for allegedly posting lewd photos on Facebook have lost an appeal at the Supreme Court (SC).

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AFP slams intrusion of Laude’s fianc in Camp Aguinaldo

MANILA -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will not tolerate the misbehavior displayed by Marc Sueselbeck, the German lover of slain transgender Filipino Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude, a military official said Thursday.

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Let Pope visit Bohol, Holy See urged

Bohol bore the brunt of the damage caused by the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that also... Full story

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Trillanes charged

Businessman Tony Tiu has filed a P5-million libel suit against Sen. Antonio F. Trillanes IV before the Quezon City Prosecutors’ Office. Czarina Quintanilla, Tiu’s counsel, said his client is asking... 

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Businessman denies being dummy of VP

Chinese-Filipino businessman Antonio “Tony” Tiu yesterday sought to debunk allegations he is a dummy for a controversial property in Rosario, Batangas allegedly owned by Vice President Jejomar C.... 

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Pemberton in PH custody

By ELENA L. ABEN Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton, the US Marine accused of killing a Filipino transgender in Olongapo City on October 11, was transferred to a facility in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon... 

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