By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
The House of Representatives ad hoc Bangsamoro committee held an executive session on Tuesday with representatives of various embassies to talk about the Bangsamoro basic bill that seeks to implement the peace deal between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).
By Gil C. Cabacungan
, TJ Burgonio
Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago and Akbayan Rep. Walden Bello have filed a joint resolution seeking to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) three weeks after the killing of a transgender Filipino in Olongapo City allegedly by a US Marine.
By DJ Yap
The emerging Asean Economic Community (AEC) can be a “formidable force in the global economy,” according to Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr., as he reassured policy-makers of initiatives in Congress to ensure maximum gains for the Philippines.
By Leila B. Salaverria
All concerned government agencies must work together to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, and to ensure they are in sync, the Senate will convene stakeholders to check on their efforts regarding the issue.
By TJ Burgonio
Awed by their daring feat, a lawmaker on Wednesday broached the idea of making a movie about the “great escape” of Filipino peacekeepers from a standoff with Syrian rebels on the Golan Heights.