Perjury charges will be filed by the police against the man who claimed he found Horacio Tomas Castillo III's body dumped on a sidewalk in Tondo, Manila after barangay officials disputed John Paul Solano's claim that he saw the body of the UST law student in the area.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned on Tuesday human rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be brought to book, but she did not address UN accusations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing against Rohingya Muslims.
The fourth major Atlantic hurricane of the year, Maria, strengthened into a rare Category 5 storm, as it churned through the eastern Caribbean, bearing down on the tiny island nation of Dominica while on a likely collision course with the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) granted leading property developer Ayala Land Inc., a P10-billion, 10-year loan agreement to partially finance its capital expenditure program which includes the expansion of its residential, office leasing, and shopping mall segments.
Jollibee Foods Corp, popular in the Philippines for its sweet-style spaghetti and fried chicken, is exploring a bid for Britain’s Pret A Manger which could value the upscale sandwich chain at over $1 billion, sources familiar with the matter said.
NCPAG, the country's premier training school for public servants has come out in support of the Commission on Human Rights, saying the agency - one of seven constitutional bodies mandated in the 1987 Charter - is needed "now, more than ever."
Mae Paner, better known by her stage name "Juana Change," is a policeman-turned-assassin, a widowed Zumba dancer, a photojournalist and an orphaned child. They are all characters in her new one-woman show against a bloody war on drugs in the Philippines.
For one precious day, thousands of teachers from all over the country were able to let go of their lesson plans and a myriad tasks last weekend to relish the joys of being appreciated at the Gabay Guro celebration at the SM MOA Arena.
Intel Corp announced a collaboration with Alphabet’s Waymo self-driving unit, saying it had worked with the company during the design of its compute platform to allow autonomous cars to process information in real time.