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THE Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism will be conducting a series of four four-day investigative reporting seminars in Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao, and Metro Manila from May-September 2015. The second leg will be for participants from...

[caption id="attachment_18760" align="aligncenter" width="500"] PHOTO from Mei Magsino's Facebook page[/caption] By Julius D. Mariveles BAUAN, Batangas - The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is looking at three possible theories behind the case...

Peace Council for the BBL holds first meeting MEMBERS of a peace council created by Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III to raise public awareness on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law are buckling down to work after holding their first meeting...

ON DECEMBER 5, 2014, the American magazine Rolling Stone published on its website an apology for its readers over a controversial story titled "A Rape on Campus." "We published the article with the firm belief that it was accurate. Given all of these...

WE are reposting this article originally titled “Thailand's Gen. Prayut - a new 'predator of press freedom'" published on the Reporters Without Borders website on April 3, 2015. Media freedom has declined dramatically in Thailand in the ten months...

WE are reposting this article originally titled "Five journalists arrested in crackdown on independent media" published on the Reporters Without Borders website on March 31, 2015.  Reporters Without Borders condemns the arrests of a total of five...

A PHILIPPINE anti-graft court has recently dismissed for lack of merit a petition by Sen. Jinggoy Estrada to prevent the garnishment of his properties in relation to a P184-million plunder charge filed against him by the Ombudsman, the Philippine Daily...