OPAPRU: P7-B budget for 2024 to uplift lives of conflict-hit Filipinos

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said Friday the increase in the agency's budget for next year would enab... Read More

PH, Canadian frigates hold 'joint sail' in West PH Sea

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The Philippine Navy (PN) missile frigate BRP Antonio Luna and the Royal Canadian Navy's HMCS Ottawa (FFH-341) conducted a bilateral sail activity in the West Philippine Sea (WPS), ... Read More

Cop involved in Rizal teen's slay recommended for dismissal

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The Philippine National Police's Internal Affairs Service (PNP-IAS) has recommended the dismissal of the police officer involved in the fatal shooting of 15-year-old John Francis O... Read More

MMDA mourns passing of ex-chair, 'disciplinarian' Bayani Fernando

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) mourns the death of its former chair, Bayani Fernando who died Friday at a hospital in Quezon City at age 77. In a statement, ... Read More

Calabarzon ready to respond to medical emergency due to vog

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The Department of Health in Region 4-A (DOH-Calabarzon) has declared "code white alert" from Sept. 21 to 24 due to Taal Volcano's persistent sulfur dioxide emissions. Code white a... Read More

Dry run for new traffic scheme along ADB Ave. starts next week

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- A dry run for a new traffic scheme will be implemented along ADB Avenue in Ortigas Center, Pasig City starting next week. In an advisory Friday, the Department of Public Works and... Read More

Vog to persist for days but raising Taal alert unlikely - Phivolcs

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The head of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Friday said volcanic smog (vog) from Taal Volcano will persist for several days, but raising the cu... Read More

Support for PBBM, VP Sara worth it, says OFWs in Korea

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- Vice President Sara Z. Duterte met with overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) before ending her official travel to South Korea where she attended the Global Education and Innovation Sum... Read More

LTFRB cracks down vs. harassment in public transport

MANILA, Sept. 22 -- The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Friday launched its nationwide campaign against violence and sexual harassment in public areas, especially in pu... Read More

South Korea wants Filipino students part of 'Study Korea 300K' program

SEOUL, Sept. 22 -- The Ministry of Education (MOE) of South Korea wants Filipino students to be part of its "Study Korea 300K" program, which aims to attract 300,000 foreign students by 2027 to fuel i... Read More