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Lacson: VP and anti-drug czar Robredo should have access to high-value targets list

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Vice President Leni Robredo, the country’s anti-drug czar, must be given access to classified information, including the list of high-value targets, so she can [...]
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One less legal suit vs Rappler as prosecutor junks DAR chief’s libel rap

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

A Quezon City prosecutor has junked a former Department of Interior and Local government official’s libel complaint against Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and reporter Rambo [...]
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Typhoon Ramon slows down as it nears landfall; new LPA spotted

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

Typhoon Ramon slowed down as it continuous to threaten the Babuyan Islands, according to PAGASA’s latest forecast. As of 8:00 AM Tuesday (November 19), Typhoon Ramon [...]
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Coast Guard sends off patrol vessels to West Philippine Sea, Sulu Sea

Coast Guard sends off patrol vessels to West Philippine Sea, Sulu Sea

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) sent off crew members of two multi-role response vessels that will patrol the country’s territorial waters. A send-off ceremony was [...]
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Manila’s hidden reservoir to re-emerge as tourist draw

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Vaulted ceilings and rows of stone columns stretch into the humid darkness deep below the Philippine capital, where workers are transforming a more-than-century-old [...]
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Over 1,000 ‘estero rangers’ tapped for Manila Bay clean-up project

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

A total of 1,100 ‘estero rangers’ were sworn into duty by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu on Sunday (November 17). [...]
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Robredo assures confidentiality of sensitive ‘drug war’ info

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Vice President Leni Robredo on Monday again assured the administration that she will not divulge sensitive information on the government’s anti-narcotics campaign, amid [...]
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Philippines: US report: Philippines projected to be top rice importer in world in 2019

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | JapanNews | 6:02 AM

The Philippines was on its way to become the world’s biggest importer of rice this year following the government’s decision to allow the unimpeded importation of [...]
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Palace: No Duterte order to stop rice importation

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Malacanang on Monday said there is no order from President Rodrigo Duterte to suspend the importation of rice. The Palace issued the statement after GMA News reported that [...]
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Life taking ‘toll on my health’: Philippines’ Duterte

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has admitted that life is taking its “toll on my health”, as speculation swirls over the 74-year-old’s prolonged [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte to VP: keep state secrets or lose your ‘drugs tsar’ post

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to remove the vice president from her “drugs tsar” post if she shared state secrets with foreign individuals and [...]
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Grab Philippines says to coordinate with Competition body in paying penalty

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Grab Philippines said Monday it would comply with the Philippine Competition Commission’s order for the ride-hailing company to refund P5 million to affected passengers [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte to VP: keep state secrets or lose your ‘drugs tsar’ post

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Philippine leader made the admission as speculation swirls over his prolonged absence from the public eye. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to remove the vice [...]
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DFA assures safety of Filipinos in HK amid protests

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it sees no need to evacuate Filipinos in Hong Kong and assured the public that they are safe amid political unrest in the region. [...]
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US Sen. Bernie Sanders denounces Philippines’ rights record

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

United States Sen. Bernie Sanders, also a 2016 presidential candidate who will run again in the 2020 elections, called out the Philippine government’s recent crackdown [...]
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