Congress ironing out differences in pending bills, according to lawmakers.
Rights groups condemned the killings and urged Muslims to demand justice.
Intelligence report says weapons are being smuggled into region for Abu Sayyaf.
Goal is for $1.4 billion rebuilding project to be completed by 2021.
Sister Patricia Fox vows to take her case to the justice department.
Special forces caught Hashim Abtaid, an alleged lieutenant of dead regional IS leader.
Other residents of the ruined city are having a hard time seven months after battle ended.
But presence of nuclear-capable jets in the South China Sea could not be independently verified, presidential spokesman says.
Two policemen among those killed, authorities say.
Chinese air force says it deployed bombers to islands in South China Sea.
Foreign secretary raised concerns about missile deployment during “frank” bilateral discussions, Philippine government says.
Release comes ahead of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s move comes a week after his top tourism official’s resignation.
Former congressman, two bodyguards shot dead by unidentified gunmen, authorities say.
15 pro-Islamic State militants also believed wounded in the clash, officials say.
A combative Maria Lourdes Sereno vows to fight after 8-6 vote by her fellow justices.
Trip occurred after envoy was expelled over social media posting that angered the Gulf state.
Economics chief blames high inflation for missed government projections.
Police officers captured at same time are still missing, military reports.
Chief justice said she used the time to prepare for possible impeachment trial.
At least 21 militants have surrendered since October last year, according to military officials.
Company owned by cabinet member’s brother cornered multimillion-peso ad buy, auditors say.
Search for kidnap victims, including two policewomen, goes on.
Government says it has diplomatic channels open with Beijing following South China Sea action.
“We are concerned with the reported Chinese missile deployments,” Philippine presidential spokesman says.
Gun battle took place as security forces pursued kidnappers of four people.
Government announces investigation on World Press Freedom Day.
"What is there to return to," says leader of a destroyed Protestant school.
Edmund Sestoso died after being shot five times by men on a motorcycle.
Myrna Mabanza facilitated travel of an unidentified Indonesian militant to the southern Philippines, the U.S. Department of Treasury said.