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"Anti-selfie" bill co-author withdraws Cong B. Corrales THE LIST of authors of a controversial house bill being opposed by journalists and freedom of expression advocates in the Philippines just got shorter. Former police general Leopoldo...

From the PCIJ Files: SENATORS ALAN PETER CAYETANO, AQUILINO PIMENTEL III, AND ANTONIO TRILLANES IV IN THIS series, we share with you PCIJ's databases on the wealth, campaign contributions and spending, and social network of elected government...

From the PCIJ Files: VICE-PRESIDENT JEJOMAR C. BINAY IN THIS series, we will share with you PCIJ's databases on the wealth, campaign contributions and spending, and social network of elected government officials of the...

LETTER OF CONG. RUFUS RODRIGUEZ to the House Committee on Rules Letter of Cong. Rufus...

But advocates versus "anti-selfie" bill still wary By Cong B. Corrales THE WAY it stands, shutterbugs and freedom of expression advocates have won this round against the controversial “anti-selfie” bill. Cagayan de Oro 2nd District Rep. Rufus...

By Julius D. Mariveles BESIDE BUNKHOUSE B1 are the ruins of an old church. Beside the ruins is a cemetery where the dead have long been resting, unmoved for decades, remembered every first of November. Bunkhouse B1 is beside the highway and close to...

By Fernando R. Cabigao and Cong B. Corrales IT IS a plan with many ifs but if implemented, it is hoped that the National Police’ Anti-Kidnapping Group (AKG) in the Philippines will be more effective in solving the recent spate of kidnap-for-ransom...