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Malacañang to deport ICC prosecutors

Malacañang to deport ICC prosecutors

Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said prosecutors from the International Criminal Court (ICC) will be deported if they enter the Philippines to investigate allegations of extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs. Panelo

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ICC says prelim inquiry continues despite PH withdrawal

ICC says prelim inquiry continues despite PH withdrawal

The preliminary examination into President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug crackdown will continue notwithstanding the Philippines’ withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC). This was disclosed by ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda who stressed the court continues

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Duterte signs law abolishing Road Board

Duterte signs law abolishing Road Board

President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act 11239 or “An Act Abolishing the Road Board and providing for the disposition of the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge Collections”. Under the new law, MVUC will be “remitted

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Manager says Maine Mendoza not moving to ABS-CBN

Manager says Maine Mendoza not moving to ABS-CBN

The manager of Maine Mendoza belied rumors that his ward is moving to the ABS-CBN network. In his Facebook account, Rams David also rebuffed rumors that the Kapuso actress was suspended and thrown out

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Indonesia’s TV to air own version of ‘It’s Showtime’

Indonesia’s TV to air own version of ‘It’s Showtime’

Indonesia’s MNC TV will be airing its own version of ABS-CBN’s noontime show “It’s Showtime”. The franchise was announced by a lyric video post of the Kapamilya noontime show through MNC TV’s Facebook page.

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Arnell Ignacio to do a showbiz comeback

Arnell Ignacio to do a showbiz comeback

Showbiz beckons Arnell Ignacio to return to his “first love,” and it seems he has no power to refuse. In a met up with the entertainment press shortly after he resigned as Deputy Administrator

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Alden to do a movie with Kathryn

Alden to do a movie with Kathryn

The Kapuso network has allowed Alden Richards to do a movie with Star Cinema, the film arm of their rival network ABS-CBN. The movie will pair Alden opposite Kathryn Bernardo for the first time

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Senators hail Benjamin Diokno’s appointment as BSP governor

Senators hail Benjamin Diokno’s appointment as BSP governor

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno as the next Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor following the death of Nestor Espenilla, Jr. The appointment was welcomed by senators Francis “Chiz” Escudero,

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Otso Diretso bets cry foul over Bong Go shirts issue

Otso Diretso bets cry foul over Bong Go shirts issue

Otso Diretso candidates Florin Hilbay and Erin Tañada urged the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to investigate the distribution of shirts of administration bet Bong Go during a 3-day national Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB)

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Eleazar fires police chiefs of EPD, Pasay City

Eleazar fires police chiefs of EPD, Pasay City

Metro Manila police chief Director Guillermo Eleazar has recently relieved the police chiefs of the Eastern Police District (EPD) and Pasay City over extortion incidents. EPD director Chief Superintendent Bernabe Balba and Pasay city

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