Juan dela Cruz is the national personification of the Philippines, often used to represent the "Filipino everyman." He is usually depicted wearing the native salakot hat, Barong Tagalog, long pants, and tsinelas (local term for the popular flipflops).
In a press conference Thursday, Davao City Acting Mayor Paolo Duterte revealed that Davao City is under ISIS threat and that they are now intensifying intelligence monitoring to further verify information.
MANILA -- Check out this video of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte doing the ceremonial toss that marked the beginning of the game between Gilas Pilipinas and France at the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament on Tuesday.
A rare pooled editorial was published in several broadsheets a day before the inauguration of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte, with media groups underscoring their "common duty in law and tradition" with the president. | ABS CBN
Isa pang biktima ng panggagahasa ng colorum van driver na si Wilfredo Lorenzo ang lumutang sa Camp Karingal. Ayon sa biktima, hinoldap at ginahasa rin siya ni Lorenzo sa loob ng isang taxi noong Abril. | TV Patrol
Alleged drug lord Alvaro 'Barok' Alvaro surrendered to the NBI in Tagbilaran, Bohol, after his fellow drug suspect Jeffrey “Jaguar” Diaz was killed in a police operation in Las Piñas last week. | ABS CBN