PNoy seeks to legalize DAP in pending bill to spare Abad from criminal liability - ex-Sen. Joker 31-Aug-14, 1:43 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Abducted engineer, 2 others freed In Lanao del Sur 31-Aug-14, 7:05 AM | Hirohito D. Cadion, Philippines News Agency
Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking 31-Aug-14, 3:36 AM | Agence France-Presse
Pagasa tracks two LPAs 31-Aug-14, 8:50 AM | Philippines News Agency
German national commits suicide in Masbate 31-Aug-14, 6:33 AM | Philippines News Agency
MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view 30-August-14, 09:40 AM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
GREATEST ESCAPE | All Pinoy UN peacekeepers safe, now away from Golan Heights war zone 31-Aug-14, 6:04 AM | Jaime Sinapit and Thom Andrade InterAksyon.com and Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 3, 11:50 a.m.) All 75 Filipino troops serving as UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are safe after the last batch slipped away under cover of night from besieging Syrian rebels, military spokesmen said Sunday.
FIBA World Cup: Gilas Pilipinas falls just short of overtime upset of favored Croatia 30-Aug-14, 8:43 PM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine national menâs basketball team came close to a shocking introduction to world stage after giving Group B favorite Croatia all it could handle in an 81-78 overtime loss in the opening contest of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Seville, Spain.
PNoy seeks to legalize DAP in pending bill to spare Abad from criminal liability - ex-Sen. Joker 31-Aug-14, 1:43 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com President Benigno Aquino III seeks to legalize Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) and all related items in a bill now pending in Congress to spare Budget Secretary Florencio "Butch" Abad from criminal liability after 2016, former Senator Joker Arroyo said Sunday.
BREAKING NEWS as of 31-Aug-14, 4:13 PM Bare all DAP request letters, Abad told amid report of one senator getting P1B for projectsImporters, brokers given until Sept. 8 to remove container boxes in all Manila portsLONG JOURNEY HOME |Remains of OFW abducted, then slain in Libya back in PHPNoy seeks to legalize DAP in pending bill to spare Abad from criminal liability - ex-Sen. JokerPSE, SM tie up to build school in Yolanda-hit areaRecord cocaine seizure in Peru totaled 7.6 tonsWHO IS THE NEW EU CHIEF? Solidarity veteran takes Poland to Europe's top tableDespite loss, Gilas Pilipinas receives praises from PNoy, MVPPH to continue sending UN peacekeepers to Golan Heights, other parts of Middle East - ColomaCouncilor shot dead by riding-in-tandem suspects in Bohol townOPINION | Why Americans are so blase about global warmingREFLECTION | On Jesus’ Passion and Discipleship: ‘Follow him truly and fully’China and Hong Kong poised for showdown over democracyEXCLUSIVE | Local mobile phone users bypass billing as devs try to disable free InternetPagasa tracks two LPAs
Importers, brokers given until Sept. 8 to remove container boxes in all Manila ports The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) on Sunday announced that it is giving all importers and brokers with overstaying customs-cleared cargo inside the Manila ports the…
PSE, SM tie up to build school in Yolanda-hit area The 2-storey, 4-classroom school building in Tanauan, Leyte
Bombardier CSeries suffers setback as first client backs off Sweden's Braathens Aviation said it no longer wishes to be the first operator of Bombardier's new CSeries jets, adding to the troubled Canadian manufacturer's woes.
Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp 3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Napocor resumes water releases from Angat Dam for irrigation PH stock index down a second session on profit-taking
MMC to implement one-truck lane policy along C-5 Road starting Sept. 1 30-Aug-14, 7:50 AM | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, Philippine News Agency The Metro Manila Council (MMC) passed on Friday a resolution setting a one-truck lane policy along the stretch of the Circumferential Road 5 (C-5) for implementation beginning Sept. 1.
Malaysia Airlines to dismiss over 6,000 employees 30-Aug-14, 5:21 AM | Philippine News Agency | RIA Novosti Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has announced plans to dismiss more than 6,000 employees and change chief executives in an attempt to save company from bankruptcy, Azman Mohtar, head of Malaysian state investment fund Khazanah Nasional, which has taken control of the airline, told reporters.
LONG JOURNEY HOME |Remains of OFW abducted, then slain in Libya back in PH 31-Aug-14, 2:06 PM| InterAksyon.com The remains of the Filipino worker seized and then killed by suspected militants in Benghazi, Libya, in July finally arrived in the Philippines Saturday night.
De Lima orders raps vs ex-Davao del Sur gov, mayor for journalist's murder 29-Aug-14, 9:50 AM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:12 p.m.) Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has ordered the filing of murder charges against former Davao del Sur Governor Douglas Cagas and a town mayor for the killing of a journalist in Digos City in 2010.
West Africa Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000, spread further - WHO 29-Aug-14, 7:43 AM| Stephanie Nebehay and Tim Cocks, Reuters The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect over 20,000 people and spread to more countries, the UN health agency said on Thursday, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars is needed to overcome the outbreak.
Sharon Cuneta severs ties with TV5 30-Aug-14, 8:46 AM| InterAksyon.com Sharon Cuneta has rescinded her contract with TV5. The singer-actress-TV host made the announcement late Friday in four successive messages to her Twitter followers.
DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low 29-Aug-14, 4:44 PM| Scarlet Venilia, InterAksyon.com The BSP's business confidence index in the third quarter revisited the lows seen in 2011 when government curtailed spending.
Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen 'runs off with crown' 30-Aug-14, 4:28 AM| Agence France-Presse A Myanmar beauty queen dethroned for alleged misconduct has absconded with her crown and free breast implants, the organizer said Friday.
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