VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-Mar-15, 7:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5
OPEN LETTER | Dear Mar, how can you still stand by PNoy's lies on Mamasapano? 06-Mar-15, 6:52 AM | Renato Reyes Jr.
COCKTALES | Talk (and text) pays: Globe CEO compensation jumps 15% in two years 06-Mar-15, 2:20 PM | Victor C Agustin
Your share of the national debt in January: P62,290 05-Mar-15, 3:12 PM | Rain Castro, InterAksyon.com
IS terror could 'spillover' to PH unless Mindanao conflict solved, security exec warns 05-Mar-15, 1:41 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-March-15, 07:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5 READ MORE
VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-Mar-15, 7:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5 At an almost three-hour meeting Wednesday, SAF personnel asked Pres. Benigno Aquino III why no reinforcements were sent to their beleaguered comrades in Mamasapano while the President grilled them on tactics.
Mayor says BIFF leaders could be hiding in Cotabato City 06-Mar-15, 10:52 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Even as the military continues its 'all-out' offensive against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters, leaders of the rebel group that broke away from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front could be hiding in Cotabato City, Mayor Japal Guiani Jr. said.
REVIEW | Full text and frequently asked questions about the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law 05-Mar-15, 10:26 AM | InterAksyon.com In the wake of the Mamasapano incident, the Mindanao peace process again hangs in the balance. Crucial to the process is the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law, which Congress now seeks to amend before passage. To help inform the ongoing debates we invite everyone to review the measure.
BREAKING NEWS as of 06-Mar-15, 3:19 PM Mars likely once had sea larger than Earth's Arctic Ocean - studyBelmonte: Pacquiao fight not likely to affect HoR attendanceLTFRB OKs provisional reduction of taxi flag down rateCOCKTALES | Talk (and text) pays: Globe CEO compensation jumps 15% in two yearsCHOW BUZZ | Now open: Coco Ichibanya Curry House and I am Kim at Estancia MallFitch sees more Philippine banks raising capital through 201628,000 flee Iraqi drive to retake Tikrit - UNMore Filipinos join ranks of the poor amid higher food prices, Typhoon Yolanda damageBoy, 15, accidentally shot dead by elder brother in Agusan del SurWEEKEND CHEF | Whip up Cebuâs Kinilaw na Tanguige sa Gata by Chef Kevin Gail Uy of Bluewater SumilonPNoy wants SAF's complaints in his hands within 30 days - RoxasDENR exec faces graft raps over P874K cash advance mess'No BBL better than a mangled BBL' - chief govt negotiatorCrime gang leader with P440K bounty nabbed in TaguigMayor says BIFF leaders could be hiding in Cotabato City
Fitch sees more Philippine banks raising capital through 2016 The capital raising will be driven by demand for loans and new minimum capital requirements.
More Filipinos join ranks of the poor amid higher food prices, Typhoon Yolanda damage Higher inflation eroded gains from faster economic growth.
For the 'unbanked', mobile money still has some way to go In a report this week, the GSMA said mobile money "has been growing at a dizzying rate."
Oil falls in volatile trade on supply worries, dollar and Iran Wall Street closes up slightly ahead of jobs report AG&P looking for 2,000 construction workers for LNG projects Independent regulator needed to steer PPP projects, says expert Asian regulators tackle OTC derivatives market reforms APEC finance, central bank officials begin 2-day meet on Cebu Action Plan Customs misses 2014 collection goal
KASI DOON MAY PERA KAHIT MAY GYERA | 4,000 Filipinos still in Libya despite growing danger 05-Mar-15, 7:55 PM | Agence France-Presse Around 4,000 Filipinos remain in Libya despite the North African country's perilous security situation, staying put for higher salaries in spite of the risks presented by rival armed groups to migrant workers, the Philippines said Thursday.
'No BBL better than a mangled BBL' - chief govt negotiator 06-Mar-15, 12:01 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The government's chief negotiator to peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front cautioned lawmakers against deleting what they perceive to be unconstitutional provisions in the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law lest they mangle the measure beyond saving.
OPEN LETTER | Dear Mar, how can you still stand by PNoy's lies on Mamasapano? 06-Mar-15, 6:52 AM| Renato Reyes Jr. 'This is not just about you and your personal political ambitions. There is a lot more at stake here. By allowing yourself to be part of the grand cover up, you disrespect the memories of the men who died under your watch.'
Australian accused of sexually assaulting Filipino babies, children faces criminal raps 05-Mar-15, 7:24 PM| Agence France-Presse Philippine prosecutors said Thursday they would file human trafficking, statutory rape and murder charges against an Australian man who allegedly sexually assaulted babies and children as part of a booming cyber-sex trade.
5 YEARS OLD PA LANG MAGALING NA | Unbeaten Mayweather 'biggest challenge of my life' - Pacman coach 05-Mar-15, 9:06 PM| Daniel Hicks, Agence France-Presse "Floyd's undefeated. He's talented, He's unique. Here's a guy I first saw when he was five years old in the gym. And he was a good fighter then," Freddie Roach said.
PA'NO SI GMA, OTHER AGING DETAINEES? | Miriam nixes JPE house arrest, which he doesn't like, either 05-Mar-15, 6:08 PM| InterAksyon.com with video report by Jove Francisco, News5 Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile's arch-nemesis on Thursday opposed mounting calls to have the 91-year-old lawmaker placed under house arrest, which Enrile also does not like.
GOOD NEWS | WHO names Fabella Hospital a Western Pacific 'role mode' for newborn care 05-Mar-15, 8:59 AM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The government-run Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Sta. Cruz, Manila has been recognized as a role mode of the World Health Organization-Western Pacific Region Office for its essential newborn care programs, which have been proven to reduce infant morbidity and mortality.
LONG OVERDUE | HRW welcomes murder raps vs ex-Tagum mayor but says more needs to be done 05-Mar-15, 8:04 AM| InterAksyon.com The murder charges filed against former Tagum City mayor Rey Uy and 28 other persons for allegedly operating a 'death squad' are 'a long-overdue blow against the country's epidemic of unsolved extrajudicial killings,' but 'there's more to be done,' a human rights watchdog said Thursday.
WEEKEND GUIDE | March 6 to 8: See you at the theater…or mall! Watch Nelly Miricioiu and Lamb of God live in Manila, catch theater shows, and enjoy the ongoing sale season this weekend.
WEEKEND CHEF | Whip up Cebuâs Kinilaw na Tanguige sa Gata by Chef Kevin Gail Uy of Bluewater Sumilon With the start of the summer heat, this Cebuano specialty makes for a truly refreshing appetizer.
CHOW BUZZ | Now open: Coco Ichibanya Curry House and I am Kim at Estancia Mall Foodies have two new reasons to make that trip to Capitol Commons in Pasig City.
CHOW BUZZ | Now open: Coco Ichibanya Curry House and I am Kim at Estancia Mall WEEKEND CHEF | Whip up Cebuâs Kinilaw na Tanguige sa Gata by Chef Kevin Gail Uy of Bluewater Sumilon WEEKEND GUIDE | March 6 to 8: See you at the theater…or mall! TUP celebrates harvest of prized student artists with vibrant murals of winning art pieces VIDEO | QC artists dedicate mural to SAF 44 heroes Adarna House celebrates 35 years; donates books to NGOs, LGUs Metrobank Foundation and Probe Media Foundation launch Journalists of the Year Search