Solon: Impeachment hearing vs newly appointed CJ may start next week The House justice committee next week may start impeachment proceedings against Chief Justice Teresita De Castro, just days after her appointment as the country’s top judge, a congressman said Monday. Opposition congressmen last week sought the removal of DeRead More →

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‘Nonsense,’ Roque says of opposition claims on CJ appointment In order to support the moves to their opposition Senators, Malacanang defended the appointment of Supreme Court Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-de Castro as Chief Justice to the highest office in the judiciary could lead to “further damage to the country’s batteredRead More →

Pimentel urges Duterte to talk diplomacy, than war with China Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said this on Thursday, following President Rodrigo Duterte’s mention of “war” while talking about the disputed West Philippine Sea in a speech Tuesday. “Sabi ko, ‘Mr. Xi Jinping, we also have a claim. You knowRead More →

Go impacts ex-President Aquino’s remarks vs Duterte Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go slammed Thursday remarks made by former President Benigno Aquino III on President Duterte’s health condition, including Aquino’s promise to actively participate in the campaign for the opposition slate in the 2019 midterm elections. “Let’sRead More →

Palace: Duterte consistent PH won’t give up an inch of territory Malacañang on Thursday said President Rodrigo Duterte had always been consistent in his dealings with China after the Chief Executive warned of trouble if Beijing unilaterally exploited resources in the South China Sea. Besides, the President has not changedRead More →

VP Leni, Trillanes, LP members join memorial Mass for Cory Aquino Different personalities, including former President Benigno Aquino III and incumbent Vice President Leni Robredo arrived for the Mass for National Transformation at the Sto. Domingo Church on Tuesday afternoon. Hence, the mass, held in commemoration of the 35th deathRead More →

‘Akala niya anak siya ng Diyos’- Trillanes impacts Calida Opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV assured on Wednesday that the Senate investigation on Solicitor General Jose Calida’s security agency would push through. This, despite Calida’s plea before the Supreme Court to stop the investigation. “Si Mr. Calida akala niya siguro ayRead More →

Duterte: ‘I want to know their opinion on draft federal Charter’ With the administration’s economic managers opposed to the federal Constitution, President Rodrigo Duterte now wants the people themselves to comment on it so this improve and then submitted to Congress. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Thursday that the DepartmentRead More →

Duterte consistent about China- Palace Malacañang on Thursday stressed that President Rodrigo Duterte has been consistent in his policy towards China, as the chief executive has been issuing increasingly combative statements against Beijing in the past days. Manila and Beijing have been locked in a bitter dispute over the SouthRead More →

Napoles US indictment is ‘welcome news’- De Lima Even if it happened in the United States, the indictment of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles is still “welcome news” for Senator Leila De Lima. Napoles and five of her family members recently indict by the Department of Justice of theRead More →