Following the call of President Rodrigo Duterte, the House Committee on Justice began tackling bills pushing for the revival of the death penalty for some heinous crimes.
After SONA mention by President Rodrigo Duterte, death penalty bill hearings are revived at the House amid the coronavirus pandemic. House Justice Committee hearing ongoing. Human rights lawyer Chel Diokno, IBP pres Egon Cayosa, CHR Comm Karen Dumpit among guests. | via @liannami
METRO MANILA BACK UNDER MODIFIED ENHANCED COMMUNITY QUARANTINE. President Rodrigo Duterte places Metro Manila under MECQ. Modified enhanced community quarantine in National Capital Region, Bulacan, Laguna, and Rizal will take effect from Aug. 4 to 18.
Philippine lawmakers formally shut down the country’s largest broadcast network, the latest major blow against the news media as President Rodrigo Duterte cracks down on outlets that have been critical of his leadership
Philippine lawmakers have shut down the country’s leading broadcast network, ABS-CBN, which President Rodrigo Duterte had accused of bias
BREAKING. In the middle of the coronavirus health crisis, President Rodrigo Duterte approved the anti-terror bill.
Classes will remain suspended in the country until a vaccine against COVID-19 is made available, President Rodrigo Duterte has said.