House of Fariñas

Latest articles

17h
The Manila Times
Senate, House ratify tax reform measure(TRAIN) bill before it adjourned its session for a month-long holiday break but
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
(TRAIN) bill before it adjourned its session for a month-long holiday break but not without controversy as members of the House of Representatives claimed that a lack of quorum during the voting nullified the ratification. It was not the... Read more
4 related articles
3d
Swissinfo
Seeking to extend martial law in Philippine south, Duterte says militants regrouping(Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday asked Congress to ex
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
(Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday asked Congress to extend martial law on the southern island of Mindanao for a year, arguing that Islamist militants have been regrouping since a five-month urban conflict ended there in... Read more
208 related articles
4d
Manila Standard Today
A huge conspiracyWhen the current Congress opened in the middle of last year, a two-term lawmake
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
When the current Congress opened in the middle of last year, a two-term lawmaker from Quezon province, Rep. Angelina Tan, who was also chairman of the House committee on health, started an investigation into the P3.5-billion “midnight” anti-dengue... Read more
304 related articles
4d
The Borneo Post
Philippines’ Duterte seeks martial law extension for south– AFP photo Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress on Monday to e
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
– AFP photo Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress on Monday to extend martial law across the southern third of the country until the end of next year to combat Islamist militants and communists. In a letter to lawmakers released by... Read more
208 related articles
4d
Channel NewsAsia
Philippines' Duterte seeks martial law extension for southPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress on Monday (Dec 11) to exten
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress on Monday (Dec 11) to extend martial law across the southern third of the country until the end of next year to combat Islamist militants and communists. In a letter to lawmakers released by... Read more
208 related articles
13d
The Manila Times
Constituent Assembly to convene in JanuaryHOUSE Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez wants the two houses of Congress convened as a
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
HOUSE Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez wants the two houses of Congress convened as a Constituent Assembly in January to finally switch to a federal system of government. Overhauling the 1987 Constitution will be the priority of Congress next year, the... Read more
13d
Pilipino Star
Balancing actsThe ascent to power of President Corazon C. Aquino in 1986 was all about new be
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
The ascent to power of President Corazon C. Aquino in 1986 was all about new beginnings, specially for the institutions that Martial Law had corrupted. Atop this list was the Supreme Court, the former regime’s foremost legitimizer. President Cory’s... Read more
16d
The Manila Times
Palace pushes BBL passage in Marchby March next year. In a press conference, Presidential spokesman Harry Roque
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
by March next year. In a press conference, Presidential spokesman Harry Roque said President Rodrigo Duterte’s reiteration of support for the bill would lead to its approval in Congress. Milf Meet President Rodrigo Duterte is greeted by Moro... Read more
19 related articles
17d
The Manila Times
Congress nixes special session on Bangsamoro bill but assures Duterte of passagehold a special session to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as President Rodr
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
hold a special session to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as President Rodrigo Duterte had requested although leaders of both the Senate and House of Representatives assured him that the bill would be discussed and passed before the two Houses... Read more
3 related articles

In this news