Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno is avoiding any confrontation with President Aquino over the Suprme Court's unfavorable decision on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). But she has an appeal to Congress.
Sereno: Supreme Court loyal only to Constitution
(3rd UPDATE) - The Philippine economy grew at its fastest pace in more than a year in the second quarter, strengthening views the central bank will raise interest rates again to curb inflation.
Philippine Q2 GDP growth fastest in five quarters
MANILA - President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday said he is not interested in pursuing a second term even if he is open to amending the 1987 Constitution.
Aquino doesn't want term extension
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MANILA, Philippines – The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) insists naturalized center Andray Blatche is qualified to play in the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon amidst questions from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) about the NBA player's eligibility.
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A group of 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights have been detained by militants fighting the Syrian army, and the world body is working to secure their release, the United Nations said on Thursday.
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At 4:00 PM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 600 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao Del Sur (8.2ºN 132.0ºE).