By Nikko Dizon
While no draft Bangsamoro Basic Law would be sent to Congress as it opens next week, a Bangsamoro government should still be in place before President Benigno Aquino III steps down in June 2016, Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal said Tuesday.
By Christian V. Esguerra
President Benigno Aquino III is seeking a “middle ground” in negotiations with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front amid disagreements over the draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law, which was supposed to be submitted to Congress more than two months ago.
By Leila B. Salaverria
The head of the Senate’s justice committee plans to study the Supreme Court’s Judiciary Development Fund to check how much discretion it affords officials and how it was used in the past.
By DJ Yap
The House of Representatives is amenable to granting President Benigno Aquino emergency powers to address the looming power crisis, Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said Tuesday.
By Jovic Yee
At least a million pesos worth of medical supplies was destroyed when a fire gutted a store early Tuesday morning in Sta. Cruz, Manila.