Some Filipino voters insist on securing their vote despite VCM issues, long lines

MANILA, Philippines – Jan Michael Garcia’s social media presence was next to nothing in the past few months leading to the 2022 national elections. This made it all the more important for him to vote on Monday, May 9, after months of working behind the scenes and resolving to instead talk to his peers and … Read more

First-time voters share what their vote means

MANILA, Philippines – Braving long lines and the heat of the sweltering sun, Filipinos from all over the country flocked to their respective polling precincts on Monday, May 9, to cast their votes in the high-stakes, pandemic-era 2022 Philippine elections. Of the 67.5 million Filipinos eligible to cast their ballots in the 2022 elections, around … Read more

Robredo, Marcos Jr. woo the Ilonggo vote

Play Video ILOILO, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo visit Panay and Negros islands to say “thank you” while Ferdinand Marcos Jr. holds one of three campaigns in a province considered as his chief rival’s bailiwick. With days left in the campaign, the two leading presidential candidates in the 2022 race find themselves in Panay … Read more

[OPINION] If only children could vote

‘We are the second shortest people in ASEAN, with stunting commonly perceived as hereditary’ Among the presidential aspirants, only Leni Robredo’s platform includes one compelling priority: clear focus on nutrition as an essential component of her health agenda. Her platform is unique, bannering the First 1,000 Days (F1K) program to reduce and prevent stunting that … Read more

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan ousted in no-confidence vote in parliament

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan was ousted on Sunday, April 10, when he lost a vote of confidence in parliament partners, after being deserted by coalition who blames him for a crumbling economy and failure to deliver on his campaign promises. The result of the vote, which was the culmination of a … Read more

Recording ng meeting ng kampo ni Robredo para sa vote buying

Sa buong bersyon ng bidyo, sinabi ng lalaki na ang kanilang plano na bumili ng boto ay para maipanalo ang presidential candidate na si Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. Buod Ang sabi-sabi: May recording ng isang meeting kung saan pinaplano ng kampo ni Bise Presidente Leni Robredo ang pamimili ng boto. Mark: HIDI TOTOO Ang katotohanan: … Read more

Can Marcos break Robredo’s ‘Bicol vote’?

MASBATE CITY, Philippines – In one stretch of the city center in Masbate on Friday, March 4, several buildings are adorned with pink ribbons and Leni Robredo posters, but then there goes the song Bagong Lipunanthere go the drums, and there goes her motorcading arch rival Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr painting the pink town red. … Read more