Palace reminds Congress: Nur, Umbra Kato not only sources of Bangsamoro inputs

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang reminded on Tuesday both the Senate and the House of Representatives that fugitives Nur Misuari and Ameril Umbra Kato are not the only sources of inputs for the Bangsamoro bill. At a press briefing, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail...

Activists hit Palparan transfer to AFP custody

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Militant groups on Monday condemned a Bulacan court’s decision to allow the transfer of retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan Jr. to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio. “The move smacks of special treatment for a...

PHL 3rd deadliest country for environmental activists – int’l group

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippines is the third deadliest country in the world for environmental activists, an international group reported. London-based Global Witness, an organization probing corruption and environmental issues, released a report this week recording 67 killings...