By Tina G. Santos
Two employees of an immigration consultancy firm were meted out life sentences for large-scale illegal recruitment, according to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA).
By Jerome Aning
A former senatorial candidate filed a P1.5-million damage suit against the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and an airline after he hurt his head and elbow when he fainted due to the heat while queuing for his flight at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in May.
By Tarra Quismundo
China stood pat on its call for the Philippines to release its fishermen arrested for poaching turtles in the West Philippine Sea.
By Christine O. Avendaño
Filipino embassy officials were able to visit eight alleged followers of the Sultanate of Sulu currently detained in a prison in Sabah after they were charged with terrorism and rebellion in connection with the Feb. 9 incursion there that left over 80 people dead, mostly Filipinos.
By Juan Escandor Jr.
A judge hearing a case of a 66-year-old Kiwi facing at least 20 years behind bars for estafa and illegal recruitment charges appealed to the New Zealand Embassy in Manila to assist its detained citizen settle his financial obligation to free him from jail.