Of Presidents and the Penalty of Death

Of Presidents and the Penalty of Death

Supporters of VP Robredo, 37 others charged with sedition rally at the DOJ


VERA FILES FACT SHEET: Four questions on sedition, answered

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has started investigating charges of sedition, cyberlibel, harboring…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Can you get free meals by swapping coins for bills at McDo, Chowking or Jollibee?

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Of Presidents and the Penalty of Death

(Second of two parts) Since the Philippines regained its independence on July 4, 1946, those who…

Of Presidents and the Penalty of Death

(First of two parts) A few minutes into his fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) last July 22,…


​It’s doubtful if Duterte will get his way with China

Antique’s pride: ‘John Denver Trending’

The problem with lying


PWD Files

Not a good day for many vulnerable voters

Evacuation centers, relief goods not PWD-inclusive

PWDs left behind in Marikina’s disaster preparedness efforts

The benefits of hiring PWDs, as told by companies

Earth Files

Red tagging puts PH as ‘deadliest country’ for environment defenders: Global Witness

Small mines remain closed but a ‘Minahang Bayan’ may open soon

Fruit bat myths debunked

Youth group vows to plant thousands of trees to help protect the environment


Viva Voce goes intimate with new concert series

Covering the cultural beat

When word weavers gather

Damodar enchants in PPO concert

Printed! Unleashing the Line

A Filipino tenor worth braving the traffic for

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