‘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 →

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 →

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 →

Bong Go: “Duterte fit to complete term until 2022” President Rodrigo Duterte is physically and mentally fit to finish his term until 2022, but he exasperate with corruption in the military and various government agencies, his presidential assistant said Monday. Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go, who gracedRead More →

Pres. Rody meets with MNLF leader Misuari in Davao City President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Chairman Nur Misuari on Wednesday at the Matina Enclaves in Davao City, according to Special Assistant to President Christopher “Bong” Go. There are no details as to the topicsRead More →

Duterte to China: ‘Kung solohin mo, gulo talaga’ President Duterte has warned China against drilling for oil and other resources in the West Philippine Sea, saying it could lead to war.     West Philippine Sea is the local name of the waters within the Philippines’ 370-kilometer exclusive economic zoneRead More →