China plans to launch carbon-tracking satellites into space Tue, Dec 1, 2015, 1:27 AM | Kathy Chen, Reuters

VIDEO | Prices of noche buena items beginning to rise Tue, Dec 1, 2015, 12:23 AM | Michelle Orosa-Ople, News5

COP21 | Global warming: What if we do nothing? Tue, Dec 1, 2015, 1:52 AM | Agence France-Presse

Smog chokes Chinese, Indian capitals as Paris climate talks begin Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 6:35 PM | David Stanway, Kathy Chen and Douglas Busvine, Reuters

VIDEO | Promulgation of Laude murder case expected Tuesday Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 6:10 PM | JV Arcena, News5

China given until Jan 1 to rebut PH case despite Beijing snub of arbitration Tue, Dec 1, 2015, 8:13 AM | Agence France-Presse The Philippines has sought to debunk China's claims to disputed islands in the South China Sea, court officials said Monday as an international tribunal wrapped up a five-day hearing.

Serge: Mar whittling away campaign money Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 5:35 PM | Ernie Reyes, Senator Sergio 'Serge' Osmeña III observes that, despite spending huge sums of money on political advertisements, Mar Roxas apparently remains scraping bottom in the surveys, below the rankings pf Vice President Jejomar Binay and Senator Grace Poe.

Legislature to add 4 new congressional districts Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 3:07 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, Congress is mandated by the Constitution to make a reapportionment of legislative districts within three years following the return of every national census to keep the ratio of one representative for every 250,000 inhabitants.


Jan-Oct sin tax collection up 22%, hits P105.5B - DOF Jan-Oct sin tax collection up 22%, hits P105.5B - DOF Sin tax collections from January to October this year reached P105.5 billion, a 22 percent, or P19.1 billion, increase from the same period in 2014,…

VIDEO | Prices of noche buena items beginning to rise VIDEO | Prices of noche buena items beginning to rise Prices of some noche buena items served during the traditional family dinner on Christmas Eve may soon climb next week, according to the Philippine Amalgamated…

Prepaid cards: Help for financially excluded or finance for terrorists? Prepaid cards: Help for financially excluded or finance for terrorists? Prepaid payment cards were seen as a positive development, helping those excluded from the banking system and providing a convenient financial tool, but their use…


'THERE IS NO PLANET B' | Worldwide rallies demand action on climate change Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 4:42 PM | Martin Parry, Agence France-Presse | Video report by Jun Loyola, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) Tens of thousands marched across Australia Sunday on a third day of worldwide rallies as pressure mounts on global leaders to strike a pact on cutting greenhouse gases at crucial talks in still-shaken Paris.

Publish 'Feesbook' of permits, licenses to promote ease of doing business, cut red tape: Recto Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 7:21 PM | The national government expects to collect P40 billion in “fees and charges” for permits and licenses next year, prompting Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph G. Recto to call for the publication of an online "Feesbook", detailing the cost and time needed to get the documents.

Watchdog decries PCSO practice in medical assistance Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 8:12 PM| Clara Masinag, Transparency watchdog Filipino Alliance for Transparency and Empowerment discloses that Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office has been reported to unfairly dispense medical assistance supposedly meant for indigents.

GOTCHA! | Abu Sayyaf man tagged in Sabah kidnappings nabbed in Sulu after road crash Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 4:03 PM| Jaime Sinapit, All military units went on alert Sunday for possible retaliation from the Abu Sayyaf Group ASG following the arrest of a key aide of two ASG believed behind a rash of kidnappings in Sabah and Tawi-tawi.

VIDEO | Promulgation of Laude murder case expected Tuesday Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 6:10 PM| JV Arcena, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) The Olongapo Regional trial Court Branch 74 is expected to hand down a decision in the murder case involving the accused US marine for the death of a transgender in October 2014.

Southern Leyte needs P425.6 million to prevent landslides, falling rocks along national roads Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 12:27 PM| Philippines News Agency The government needs P425.6 million to completely solve the perennial problem of landslides and falling rocks in some portion of the national highway in Sogod town.

MARIE YUVIENCO | We Don't Need Rhinestones: Making a killing on the Imelda jewels Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 5:58 PM| Marie Yuvienco How to hype a diamond tiara ... or not: 'This rare beauty was given by Ferdinand Marcos to his wife in memory of his love for Dovie Beams.'

FOCUS | Climate change and conflict, a perfect storm Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 1:05 PM| Mariëtte Le Roux, Agence France-Presse Reports have suggested water scarcity, exacerbated by global warming, has fuelled deadly conflicts in the Middle East and Africa, swelling the flood of refugees seeking a better life in Europe and elsewhere. Experts warn the situation is likely to worsen as climate conditions become more hostile.

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