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Biden to work with South Korean president on North Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Joe Biden held phone talks on Thursday during which they vowed to strengthen the bilateral alliance...

US-South Korea relations showing signs of strain

South Korea will "determine its stance" on upcoming joint military exercises with the United States to avoid a "serious problem" with North Korea, Unification...

Debate rages on use of Christianity in Capitol riots

The Christian imagery and rhetoric on view during this month’s Capitol insurrection are sparking renewed debate about the societal effects of melding Christian faith...

Panelo insists Sarah Duterte is ‘ideal person’ to be next PH president

Davao City Mayor Sara “Inday” Duterte is the ideal person to be the country’s next president, considering her excellent track record and exceptional leadership,...

Cayetano’s new House bloc disparaged by Velasco allies

A few allies of the Speaker Lord Allan Velasco on Thursday disparaged the new House bloc formed by former Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, with...

House leaders support amendment for Constitution’s economic provisions

The move to amend the restrictive economic provisions of the 1987 Constitution is gaining ground at the House of Representatives. This developed as leaders of...

Trump impeached for the second time

The US House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump on a single article of incitement of insurrection, making him the...

Duterte hands-off in House moves to revive Charter change

The House of Representatives can proceed with its discussions on Charter change (Cha-cha) without the blessing of President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacañang said on Thursday. Presidential...

Moves to amend Constitution kicks off at Senate, House

Moves to amend the 1987 Constitution are kicking off in the Senate and House of Representatives. At the Senate, Senators Francis Tolentino and Ronald “Bato”...

Trump supporters storm US Capitol; national guards deployed to restore order

The US Sergeant-at-Arms and Capitol police announced on Wednesday night that the US Capitol building was secure hours after supporters of President Donald Trump breached...