President Aquino on Monday rejected calls for the abrogation of the Visiting Forces Agreement following the killing of a transgender Filipino allegedly by a US Marine in Olongapo City more than a week ago.


Pemberton should
show up Tuesday

US Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton has no reason not to appear in Tuesday’s preliminary investigation of the killing of transgender Filipino Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude at the Olongapo City Prosecutor’s Office, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said on Monday.


The expensive lapu-lapu (grouper) that we export to Hong Kong may be good business, but the traders may be signing the death papers of an already threatened species, according to molecular biologists.


Joko Widodo, Indonesia's first president from outside the political and military elite, got a rock-star welcome from a cheering crowd at a celebration marking his inauguration Monday but takes power facing challenges to enact an ambitious reform agenda.


President Benigno Aquino III slammed the door on Vice President Jejomar Binay’s request that he intervene in separate investigations by the Senate and the Department of Justice into Binay’s alleged corruption.


Vice President Jejomar Binay is not about to heed the latest Social Weather Station survey showing majority of Filipinos want him to face the Senate and respond to allegations of corruption against him.


Marlisa Punzalan, a 15-year-old Filipina-Australian singer, won the X-Factor Australia 2014 Monday.


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