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"LOSING what was never mine. Keeping what's important to me."
Senator Alan Peter Cayetano posted these words on Facebook after his closest rival, Senator Aquilino Pimentel III, has been declared Senate President for the 17th Congress.Read more
Let us be instruments of changeRead more
MY FELLOW Senators; Chief Justice Sereno, my professor in the UP College of Law, and other members of the Judiciary; Members of the Diplomatic Corps; My fellow Workers in Government; Distinguished Guests; My fellow Countrymen; Ladies and GentlemenRead more
MANILA (Updated) -- The 17th Congress of the Philippines convened Monday, July 25, and named Senator Aquilino Pimentel III and Davao del Norte Representative Pantaleon Alvarez as Senate President and House Speaker, respectively.Read more
IN THE next 100 days, the poorest members of the Philippines shall be undergoing basic medical check-up.Read more
ABOUT 63 percent of Filipinos have expressed optimism that President Rodrigo Duterte, who is set deliver to his first State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday afternoon, can fulfill most of his promises, according to the survey by the Social WRead more