TODAY'S HEADLINES

Aquino names SolGen Jardeleza to SC 20-Aug-14, 10:15 AM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com

'Not a single cent from DAP to PNoy sister's foundation' - Abad 20-Aug-14, 10:41 AM | Marlene Alcaide, News5

ISIS claims beheading of American journalist 20-Aug-14, 7:10 AM | With reports from Reuters, Agence France-Presse, and CNN

PSEi breaches 7,100-mark 20-Aug-14, 10:30 AM | Krista Angela M. Montealegre, InterAksyon.com

Cohorts reveal hideout of carnap king Mac Lester Reyes 20-Aug-14, 7:22 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com

Aquino names SolGen Jardeleza to SC 20-Aug-14, 10:15 AM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 11:32 a.m.) President Benigno Aquino III has appointed Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

ISIS claims beheading of American journalist 20-Aug-14, 7:10 AM | With reports from Reuters, Agence France-Presse, and CNN Jihadists have beheaded a freelance American journalist in the Middle East, western media reported on Wednesday morning, Manila-time, citing a video posted by Islamic State extremists on the Internet.

Supreme Court to DOF, BIR: Respond to action vs new levies on state workers 19-Aug-14, 8:09 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com In seeking relief, the petitioners said the Bureau of Internal Revenue committed grave abuse of discretion in trying to tax allowances, bonuses and other fringe income of government employees.

Despite Ebola outbreak, 4 Pinoy missionaries choose to stay, serve people in Sierra Leone 19-Aug-14, 10:05 PM | Philippine News Agency Four Filipino missionaries opted to stay and continue to serve the people in Sierra Leone, West Africa despite the Ebola virus outbreak there.

House tackling reso for economic provisions review Aug. 26; Cha-cha for 2nd term still 'rumor' 19-Aug-14, 3:06 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House of Representatives is tackling on Aug. 26 a resolution filed by Speaker Belmonte Jr. to amend only the economic provisions of the Constitution, but beyond that, any move to make changes for a possible second term for President Aquino is not in the cards, a House leader said.

Ex-AFP chief Bautista named undersecretary at OP, in Cabinet security cluster 19-Aug-14, 12:25 PM| InterAksyon.com Former Armed Forces chief Emmanuel Bautista has gotten the civilian post that President Benigno Aquino III publicly promised him when he turned over command to his successor last month.

DOH month-long 2nd-dose immunization to cover 13-M kids vs measles, rubella and polio 19-Aug-14, 4:38 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Department of Health (DOH) will embark starting Sept. 1 on a month-long supplemental immunization drive meant to protect 13 million children against measles, rubella and polio.

Drilon: DAP issue drags gov't spending growth to 2% per quarter 19-Aug-14, 6:32 PM| Lira Fernandez and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The Senate President urges the Executive Department to ensure that government agencies spend their budget in a timely manner but at the same time without going against the ruling of the Supreme Court on the constitutionality of DAP.

Groups hail Palparan detention in Bulacan jail, but hit Trillanes bid for AFP security 19-Aug-14, 12:07 PM| InterAksyon.com Militant groups Tuesday hailed a Bulacan court's decision to reject pleas by former general Palparan for him to be allowed to stay at the NBI detention facility because of 'threats' to his life, but assailed a suggestion by Sen. Trillanes to have soldiers protect him at the Bulacan provincial jail.

Martial law victims call for more humane application process for claimants 19-Aug-14, 5:31 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez and Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Some martial law victims on Tuesday raised concern over what they said was an 'arbitrary, chaotic and anti-victim' process of the claims board handling the compensation.

VIDEO, OUT OF LIBYA | By land routes, boat, or plane, OFWs make their long way home 19-Aug-14, 7:10 PM| Carla Lim, TV5 It was a long journey home for hundreds of overseas Filipino workers repatriated at the weekend from Libya via Malta. Marking the exodus were stories of two children separated from their mother in the war, a nurse and her baby leaving her husband behind, and an OFW who went missing in Malta.

 
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