By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
It is only the beginning of the end. Malacañang on Thursday said that while the Hong Kong and Philippine governments have come to an agreement on the 2010 Manila hostage tragedy, they are still working on the concerns of the victims and their families.
By Frances Mangosing
Members of the US Secret Service have arrived in the country in preparation for the visit of US President Barack Obama next week, the military said.
By Julliane Love de Jesus
A 51-year-old Filipina nurse was shot dead by her American live-in partner in the middle of a party at their Clearwater City, Florida residence.
China, the United States, Japan and more than a dozen other Asia-Pacific countries have signed a naval agreement aimed at ensuring miscommunication between ships at sea does not escalate into conflict.
President Barack Obama’s travels through Asia aim to reassure partners about the renewed U.S. commitment to the region, with an eye both to China’s rising assertiveness and the fast-growing markets that are the center of gravity for global growth.
President Barack Obama says America’s mutual security treaty with Japan applies to the islands at the center of a territorial dispute between China and Japan.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas’ film Documented screened at Golden Gate University April 19 to an audience of nearly 200. (See trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7F8uw9hw_A )
By Boying Pimentel
An American president visiting the Philippines has always been a big deal. So it’s not surprising that President Obama’s upcoming brief stop in Manila has generated excitement and will be closely watched and examined. The questions on the Obama visit will no doubt range from the petty – “Will he wear a barong? Will [...]
By Mico Letargo
Another Filipino has been elected to a key city council position in Southern California.
As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will confront a region that’s warily watching the crisis in Ukraine through the prism of its own territorial tensions with China.