The President denied critics' accusations, saying rapists and rape jokes are still free.
The President hopes "Filipino family ties" will transcend politics and religion.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Angry supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte blamed Vice President Leni Robredo for the two earthquakes that occurred in Batangas on Saturday afternoon. The twin quakes, with measured magnitudes of 5.7 and 6.0, rocked Metro Manila and nearby provinces.... Continue Reading →
On April 9, 1942, the Japanese Government organized the World's Longest Fun Run in the Province of Bataan. Netizen @madkidinside contributed to this report. (Read on Facebook)
To solve the worsening heat problem of the Philippines in the 1970's and early 1980's, longest-serving President Ferdinand Marcos allowed many of the 70,000 Filipinos under the government's Health and Wellness Program to sit on blocks of ice. After prolonged... Continue Reading →
Yesterday, September 15, 2016, Senator Alan Peter Cayetano gave out free packaging tape to several artists, in line with the government's Arts and Culture Promotion Program. Cayetano's "warm and excellent" treatment of the artists who were present at the Senate... Continue Reading →
In 2005, "Hello Garci" becomes a household expression after President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and COMELEC Commissioner Virgilio Garcillano announce themselves as textmates. Netizen @ceso contributed to this report. (Read on Facebook)
By virtue of Proclamation no. 25 s. 2016, beloved President Rodrigo Duterte declares September 1 as "Jose Mari Chan Day," in light of Jose Mari Chan's indispensable contributions to the Arts and Culture of the Philippines. On this working holiday,... Continue Reading →
On this day 118 years ago - September 15, 1898 - Pedro Paterno, a man famous for his unwavering loyalty, gathered 135 of his friends for a prayer rally at Barsoain Church, Malolos, Bulacan. The 1890's were a time of... Continue Reading →