A team of inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) visited a site in Douma, Syria on Saturday to collect samples as it tries to determine whether such weapons were used there on April 7, the agency said.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he would not tolerate, and would immediately fire, any public official found to be extorting money.
Malacañang on Saturday denied reports which claimed that government would expel ambassadors from European Union nations.
President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that he was inviting Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Maria Sison to the Philippines for peace discussions.
Chinese naval forces have passed through waters south of Taiwan and carried out military exercises in the western Pacific, the latest in a series of military drills that self-ruled Taiwan has criticized as amounting to “intimidation”.
Vice President Leni Robredo on Saturday recalled the events that surrounded the death of her husband, Jesse Robredo, which she said was a “test” of her faith.
Authorities on Saturday night arrested seized three kilograms of shabu in a buy-bust operation in Sta. Cruz, Manila.
Department of Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Saturday said the agency is prepared to defend the government’s right to prohibit foreigners from participating in political activities in the Philippines.
Isang lalaki ang patay at isa pang AWOL na pulis ang arestado nang magsagawa ng drug raid ang mga awtoridad sa Polomolok, South Cotabato.
Only a few hopefuls went to election offices during the last day of the filing of certificates of candidacy for the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on May 14.