By Frances Mangosing
MANILA, Philippines—President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday told personnel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) not to give in to personal interests as the 2016 national elections approach. “The 2016 election is approaching and we know that during this time, some will attempt to use you for their personal interests,” Aquino said in […]
By Jocelyn R. Uy
An election watchdog group seeking the blacklisting of Smartmatic from any participation in the 2016 presidential balloting may have to seek recourse from higher courts.
By Edwin Fernandez and Nash Maulana
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) announced Tuesday it has formally submitted its application to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for the accreditation of its political party.
By Christine O. Avendaño
He remains the presidential candidate of former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada in 2016, Vice President Jejomar Binay insisted Tuesday amid speculations that Estrada might support Sen. Grace Poe, whose survey ratings have been steadily rising in recent months.
By TJ Burgonio
“It’s too much of a coincidence,’’ so said Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito on Monday of the filing of a malversation complaint against him with the Ombudsman.