TODAY'S HEADLINES

Malacanang declares Jan. 30 as National Day of Mourning for slain PNP-SAF men 29-Jan-15, 4:27 AM | Joann Santiago, Philippine News Agency

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

PNoy says he wasn't told about SAF specific action; group says prexy 'washed' his hands of the mess 28-Jan-15, 8:41 PM | InterAksyon.com (UPDATED) President Benigno Aquino III veered away from allegations that top Palace officials including him and suspended police chief Alan Purisima had a hand in the fatal Mamasapano mission, implying that the PNP-SAF acted on its own by executing the warrants against wanted terrorists in Mindanao.

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.

PNoy's skipping arrival of slain policemen to open car plant angers netizens 29-Jan-15, 12:27 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Filipino netizens took to social media to voice their disgust and dismay over President Benigno Aquino III's absence at the Thursday morning arrival ceremonies for 42 of policemen slain in Maguindanao, whom he hailed as 'heroes' just the evening before.

PATAY O BUHAY? | DNA test being done to check if Marwan was killed but MNLF says terrorist alive 28-Jan-15, 5:48 PM | InterAksyon.com | Video report by Ed Lingao Authorities have started to do a DNA test on the human tissue samples that were recovered from the battle site in Brgy. Tukanalipao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao to determine if a major international terrorist was among those killed in the Jan. 25 firefight between the PNP-SAF and the MILF.

Pimentel orders Jun-Jun Binay released 29-Jan-15, 10:46 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 5 - 12:46 p.m.) Makati City Mayor Erwin Jejomar 'Jun-jun' Binay was ordered released after being briefly detained at the Senate on Thursday following his arrest on orders of the Blue Ribbon committee earlier in the day.

MEL STA.MARIA | SC Estrada ruling on absolute pardon exponentially raises impunity 28-Jan-15, 8:08 AM| MEL STA.MARIA For us, the citizenry, more than just being concerned about the legal entanglements of an executive clemency between the Executive and Judicial departments, it means that the accountability of the person pardoned is obliterated.

READ | Unless truth established, Mamasapano 'will weigh down efforts to bring peace' - MILF chairman 28-Jan-15, 11:22 AM| InterAksyon.com Read the official statement on the Mamasapano incident released Wednesday by MILF chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim.

House signs up as first govt agency to join ILP, inks agreement with Meralco 28-Jan-15, 5:03 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House of Representatives has enlisted as the first government agency to participate in the Interruptible Load Program (ILP) aimed at cushioning the impact of a possible power crisis this summer.

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.

 
NATIONAL
Loading content...
MORE NATIONAL ARTICLES
WORLD
Loading content...
MORE WORLD ARTICLES
ENTERTAINMENT
Loading content...
MORE ENTERTAINMENT ARTICLES
INFOTEK
Loading content...
MORE INFOTEK ARTICLES
MOTORING
Loading content...
MORE MOTORING ARTICLES
LIFESTYLE
Loading content...
MORE LIFESTYLE ARTICLES