Samal hostages said to appear in video appealing for halt in military ops vs kidnappers Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 6:44 PM | Agence France-Presse
Playboy to stop publishing nude photos Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 3:43 PM | Agence France-Presse
Chief presidential legal counsel Caguioa named ad interim Justice secretary Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 11:21 PM | Roices Naguit, News5
Abu Sayyaf releases kidnapped Zamboanga Sibugay mayor in Sulu Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 2:06 PM | Thom Andrade and Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
Japan's royals visiting Manila in early 2016 - Palace Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 5:59 PM | InterAksyon.com
TEDxDiliman: A rapper, lawyer-musician, and businessman talk about their paths less travelled 12-October-15 06:24 PM | Text by Tricia Aquino | Photos by Tricia Morente for TEDxDiliman | Lifestyle section, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
US right to sail warships near China's South China Sea 'islands' - DFA Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 12:49 PM | Carla Lim, News5 The Department of Foreign Affairs backed on Tuesday American plans to send warships near artificial islands built by China in the disputed South China Sea, saying it is 'important for the international community to safeguard freedom of navigation and overflight' in the strategic body of water.
MNLF and MILF unite, call for passage of undiluted draft BBL Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 8:51 PM | Philippine News Agency Top leaders of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) declared Tuesday that the two Moro fronts have agreed to “merge and unite” to jointly push the passage of the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) now pending in Congress.
VIDEO | Comelec to sift CoCs and purge 'nuisance' candidates Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 10:12 PM | Maricel Halili, News5 The Commission on Elections will sift through the Certificates of Candidacies after the period of filing is finished, to begin the task of weeding out possible so-called 'nuisance candidates.'
BREAKING NEWS as of Wed, Oct 14, 2015, 2:23 AM US discusses South China Sea plans with AustraliaJollibee Foods buys 40% stake in US burger chain for $99MChief presidential legal counsel Caguioa named ad interim Justice secretaryVIDEO | Pascual Racuyal, possibly the best president we never hadFlight MH17 shot down over Ukraine by Russian-built Buk missile, Dutch report saysVIDEO | Comelec to sift CoCs and purge 'nuisance' candidatesVIDEO | Trillanes a gossip - VP Binay on claim that he could be eased out by substitutionMNLF and MILF unite, call for passage of undiluted draft BBLMark Villar: 'Time for my baby daughter, not the Senate'Turkey warns US, Russia against backing Kurdish militia in SyriaFrancis Zamora files candidacy for San Juan Mayor, Calixto in PasayCOC DAY 2 | Presidential bets now 37, 7 for VP, 25 for senatorEnvironmental activists slam 'surveillance' by suspected military agentsVIDEO | Bongbong signs up for VP, sees 'no problem' whoever wins presidencyPHL eyeing higher rice imports in H1 2016 to keep prices stable amid El Nino impact
Jollibee Foods buys 40% stake in US burger chain for $99M Homegrown Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) is ramping up its presence in the United States with the acquisition of 40-percent stake in American burger chain for…
PHL eyeing higher rice imports in H1 2016 to keep prices stable amid El Nino impact The Philippines is eyeing to increase the volume of rice imports to 1.5 million metric tons (MT) in the first half of 2016 to boost…
Singapore food and beverage mogul Sam Goi says strong govt made his business a success Tee Yih Jia Group executive chairman Sam Goi, who built a Singaporean food and beverage empire and has expanded his business interests to include resort…
Airlines urged to make flight rebooking, cancellation systems transparent Public-private partnerships key to solving power shortages: APEC Oil firms hike prices of petroleum products Tuesday Peso still appreciating against US dollar on delayed Fed rate hike expectations BIGGEST TECH BUYOUT | Dell to buy EMC in $67 billion deal FDIs up 1.6% in July 2015, but Jan.-July net inflows 35.2% lower than 2014 data BSP's Tetangco leads Group of 24 roundtable talks on financial inclusion in Lima
COC DAY 2 | Presidential bets now 37, 7 for VP, 25 for senator Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 7:52 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com By the second day of the filing of Certificates of Candidacy at Comelec, the poll body has tallied a total number of 37 presidential aspirants, seven vying for the vice presidency, and 25 candidates for senator.
VIDEO | Zamboanga Sibugay town mayor killed in ambush, vice mayor, 5 others wounded Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 7:31 AM | Teofilo Garcia Jr., Philippine News Agency | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com | Dindo Flora, News5 A town mayor in Zamboanga Sibugay was killed while his vice mayor and five other persons were wounded in an ambush Monday afternoon.
VIDEO | Santiago confirms she is running for president in 2016 polls Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 6:13 PM| Jelly F. Musico, PNA | Faith del Mundo, News5 Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago on Tuesday confirmed she is running for president in 2016, but declined to name her running mate, saying only he is one of those who have already declared their intent to seek the second highest post of the land.
STATEMENT | Who to vote? Electoral reform advocates tell us what to look for Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 12:12 PM| Task Force 2016 Task Force 2016, which bills itself as the biggest network of electoral reform advocates in the country, has issued a statement it hopes will guide voters in their choice of candidates in next year’s elections.
Duterte says won't run for president in 2016 Mon, Oct 12, 2015, 8:06 PM| InterAksyon.com | Lilian C. Mellejor, Philippine News Agency Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte on Monday put an end to speculations that he will run for president in the May 2016 elections, with a message posted on his Facebook page.
Daang Matuwid to bar senatorial bets from campaigning with Mar, Leni rivals Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 5:43 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The Administration says its senatorial bets are free to accept endorsements but should not be seen on the same stage as rival candidates for president and vice president of the Daang Matuwid coalition.
Leyte Rep Romualdez files CoC for senator, cousin Bongbong to file VP bid Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 9:57 AM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Leyte Representative Martin Romualdez, who is running for the Senate, filed his certificate of candidacy Tuesday morning, with his cousin, Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. expected to file his bid for vice president after lunch.
Flight MH17 shot down over Ukraine by Russian-built Buk missile, Dutch report says Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 10:33 PM| Thomas Escritt, Reuters | Maude Brulard and Jan Hennop, Agence France-Presse Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded on Tuesday in its final report on the July 2014 crash that killed all 298 people on board.
CHOW BUZZ I Halal Guys PH opening day promo, WOW Lechon contest at SM Megamall on Oct. 13 Here are two delicious reasons to drop by the mall this week.
Istanbul in October, Stockholm in December: Agoda reveals study on best times for hotel deals Timing is everything especially when it comes to getting enticing hotel deals abroad.
TEDxDiliman: A rapper, lawyer-musician, and businessman talk about their paths less travelled Three thought leaders reflect on their turning points.
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