Senate-Binay tension pits Marcos-era human rights lawyers vs scion of democracy champs 29-Jan-15, 6:23 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Pimentel orders Jun-Jun Binay released 29-Jan-15, 10:46 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
DOF, BIR lobbying PNoy to veto hiked tax exemption cap on bonuses - Quimbo 29-Jan-15, 8:14 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
Zombie or miracle, Florida cat claws his way back from the dead 29-Jan-15, 3:46 AM | Letitia Stein, Reuters
HOME ARE THE HEROES | Remains of 42 SAF personnel arrive in Manila 29-Jan-15, 8:51 AM | Photos by Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com
MEL STA.MARIA | SC Estrada ruling on absolute pardon exponentially raises impunity 28-January-15, 08:08 AM | MEL STA.MARIA READ MORE
Pinoys to PNoy: Why were you able to attend DongYan wedding but not the arrival honors for SAF cops? 30-Jan-15, 2:04 AM | InterAksyon.com | video report by Roices Naguit, News5 Twitterverse was filled with rage on Thursday. And the anger and frustration were directed at President Benigno Aquino III, specifically his absence during the arrival honors at the Villamor Airbase for the elite cops who were killed in Maguindanao.
IS MARWAN DEAD? | Man in bloody photo said to be the Malaysian terror suspect circulates 29-Jan-15, 11:55 PM | InterAksyon.com | Video report by Erel Cabtbat, News Is Southeast Asia's most wanted terrorist already dead? Mindanao Examiner has published a photo sent to the regional newspaper that is purportedly a mug shot of the bloodied face of Malaysian Zulkifli bin Hir alias Marwan, a Jemaah Islamiyah bomb-making expert.
HOME ARE THE HEROES | Remains of 42 SAF personnel arrive in Manila 29-Jan-15, 8:51 AM | Photos by Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 5 - 2:33 p.m.) The bodies of 42 of the policemen slain in clashes with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in Mamasapano, Maguindanao have arrived in Manila.
BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Jan-15, 8:19 AM Chaos in Yemen leaves US killer drone program facing intel gapsMan with fake gun interrupts Dutch TV, is overpoweredNew Saudi king cements rule with major government shake-upWhen military knew of SAF presence, 'it was too late' - officersGoogle apologizes for translation service offering offensive wordsCar bomb, rockets kill 26 in Egypt's SinaiWHO says Ebola epidemic on the declineWhen Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappearedUS would welcome Japan air patrols in South China SeaNEWSFEATURE | 5.5M Filipino children in child labor: stories of poverty, tears, but also hopePhilippines, Vietnam upgrade ties in show of unity against ChinaStorms like U.S. blizzard may get stronger but less frequent: studyUnder-reported conflicts seen affecting millions in 2015OPINION | Jesuit priest explains why peace talks with Moros should continue, post-MamasapanoPinoys to PNoy: Why were you able to attend DongYan wedding but not the arrival honors for SAF cops?
Philippines' chief economist warns peace dividend at risk after deadly clash with MILF The peace dividend amounts to an increase of 0.1-0.3 percentage points to annual GDP growth.
Mitsubishi Motors begins production at Ford's former Philippine plant The Japanese carmaker is keen on producing a third line in the Philippines pending the release of the government's industry roadmap.
Ecozone investments seen picking up this year After growing 1.2 percent last year, investment pledges are expected to increase by 8-9 percent this year.
AirAsia brings back Manila-Davao flights, offers seat sale Deadline of bids for first phase of Central Luzon Link Expressway pushed back WEEKEND TRAFFIC ALERT | Manila Water to repair southbound lane of Edsa in Makati Power grid operator bags regulatory clearance for new transmission facility in Western Visayas Businessmen welcome fourth-quarter economic rebound, press for 'inclusive' growth Megaworld starts work on second condo tower in maiden Davao project 8990 Holdings sees profit growing by a fifth this year
When military knew of SAF presence, 'it was too late' - officers 30-Jan-15, 7:39 AM | Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com When the command group of the Special Action Force operation to get two wanted terror suspects in Mamasapano, Maguindanao informed the military of their presence, not only was it too late, they were apparently not yet aware that their men were already being slaughtered.
DFA chief to Asean: Take a stand on China's massive reclamation work in West PH Sea 29-Jan-15, 9:36 PM | Michaela del Callar, Philippine News Agency Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario urged the Asean to take a stand on China's massive reclamation works on disputed areas in the South China Sea, warning that such activities could eventually threaten all 10 members of the regional bloc.
Senate-Binay tension pits Marcos-era human rights lawyers vs scion of democracy champs 29-Jan-15, 6:23 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Saying they simply wished to remind everyone that due process cannot be compromised, Joker Arroyo and Rene Saguisag - Marcos-era human rights lawyers - showed up at the Senate which had moved to arrest Makati Mayor Junjun Binay. They faced off with Sens. Koko Pimentel and TG Guingona.
PH tries to stop Pinay drug mule's death by firing squad in Indonesia 29-Jan-15, 10:39 PM| Agence France-Presse The Philippines is trying to prevent the execution of a female citizen, who faces death by firing squad in Indonesia for drug smuggling, the foreign ministry said Thursday.
To remove any hint of bias, groups call for formation of independent body to probe Mamasapano clash 29-Jan-15, 7:41 PM| InterAksyon.com | JV Arcena, News5 with reports from Renz Ongkiko (UPDATE 2 - 8:32 p.m.) At least two groups - one representing retired military officers, the other, a think tank composed of Muslim leaders - on Thursday called for the formation of an independent body to investigate the Mamasapano clash between the PNP-SAF and the MILF.
VIDEO | So close? Pacman, Mayweather chat in Miami - and is that a PH flag on Mayweather's hoodie? 28-Jan-15, 10:20 AM| InterAksyon.com Boxing greats Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather were both in the house during a Miami Heat game on Tuesday evening, further fueling speculation that the fighters are drawing nearer to potentially one of the richest bouts in history.
NGOs, poll watchdog ask SC to stop Comelec from granting 2016 contracts to Smartmatic 28-Jan-15, 6:11 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Several nongovernment organizations and an election monitoring group are asking the Supreme Court to stop Smartmatic-TIM from participating in the procurement of the automated election system (AES) and other contracts related to the 2016 national and local elections.
Ombudsman asks SC to order Jinggoy's transfer to Camp Bagong Diwa 29-Jan-15, 9:07 AM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com The Office of the Ombudsman has asked the Supreme Court to Senator Jose 'Jinggoy' Estrada transferred from the Philippine National Police-Custodial Center in Camp Crame to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology detention facility in Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Agoda celebrates Chinese New Year with Asian hotels specials Celebrate the holiday in sue of Asia's popular destinations and enjoy special hotel rates at that.
Tokyo fireworks spark Shu Uemura’s new Metal:ink makeup for Spring/Summer 2015 Shu Uemura celebrates the Japanese tradition Hanabi in its new Metallic Bouquet collection.
At last, Buffalo Wild Wings opens Jan. 29 at Capitol Commons with ‘Free Wings for a Year’ promo Wings, beer, sports, Blazing Challenges, plus one year supply of chicken buffalo wings will makes this new hot spot the ultimate hangout for sports-loving Filipinos.
Tokyo fireworks spark Shu Uemura’s new Metal:ink makeup for Spring/Summer 2015 HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Agoda celebrates Chinese New Year with Asian hotels specials At last, Buffalo Wild Wings opens Jan. 29 at Capitol Commons with ‘Free Wings for a Year’ promo Oakwood turns five, celebrates good memories with new Nostalgia Dining Lounge INKCANTO | Four lessons we forget after Pope Francis’ visit Netizens lambast Stella Araneta after MJ Lastimosa fails to make it to Miss Universe Top 5 PH fashion experts criticize Bb. Pilipinas Charities for bias against Filipino designers