Duterte places entire Luzon under state of calamity

MANILA, Nov 18 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte has placed the entire Luzon under state of calamity following the onslaught of typhoons Rolly and Ulysses in consecutive weeks. In a briefing on Tuesday night, Duterte said he already signed on Monday the papers placing...

Palace: DND ready to address COA questions on emergency funds

MANILA, Jan 3 (Mabuhay) – The Department of National Defense will be ready to address observations raised by the Commission on Audit regarding its P352.5 million in emergency funds. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the DND is ready to give its “appropriate...