Sgt. First Class Reymund Rarodal Transfiguracion died from wounds he received from a roadside explosion in southern Afghanistan on August 12.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is set for a historic visit to Israel from September 2 to 5 to discuss bilateral ties and forge agreements in business, security and counter-terrorism.
The Philippine Department of Education (DepEd) vowed on Aug. 13 to probe the 800,000 textbooks damaged and wasted in a contractor’s facility.
Love indeed conquers all for Filipino couple Jefferson and Jobel de los Angeles as they pushed through their wedding on Aug. 11 amid heavy rains that inundated their church.
Philippine Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said on Aug. 13 President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the firing of 20 high ranking officers in the armed forces accused of involvement in alleged corruption.
The Philippines’ disaster agency said on Aug. 13 massive floods in Luzon brought by a tropical depression have displaced 380,000 residents and killed at least two.
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) announced on August 8 it’s looking for “a forever home” to adopt its thirteen retired K9s.
On August 7, a presidential spokesman told the media Rodrigo Duterte was canceling a $1.5 billion casino project.
Filipina actress and host Kris Aquino stole the spotlight in the Hollywood premiere of “Crazy Rich Asians” on August 7.
Makati City Representative Luis Campos Jr. reportedly said on August 4 the Philippine government is investing ₱1.16 billion to establish 11,000 public Wi-Fi hotspots nationwide.