After milking every bit of political mileage out of the Mamasapano debacle, Philippine senators are it again. This time, they are pouncing on Mohager Iqbal, or whatever his true name is, for using an alias while heading the peace negotiating panel of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr, who heads the...
If the presidential elections were to be held solely in the island of Mindanao in the Philippines, Davao City's Mayor Rodrigo Duterte would be the runaway winner....
Those who are still belittling Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as a viable presidential contender in the Philippines should no longer second guess his political astuteness....
It started as a not so innocent remark from the man who is perceived to be the president’s anointed come 2016. Now, it has caught the nation's attention. Not least of the president himself....
Probably the biggest loser in the Philippines May 2013 mid-term elections was Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile, who resigned yesterday. No, he was not a candidate, although had his son Jack won they would have formed the first ever father and son tandem in the Philippine Senate. But it wasn’t to be. Enrile had three...
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