PHOTO | DFA exec: It’s 13, not 14, female OFWs killed in Iraq fire Sun, Feb 7, 2016, 9:03 AM | InterAksyon.com
Syrian president's mother Anissa Assad dies aged 86 Sun, Feb 7, 2016, 7:22 AM | Agence France-Presse
Twitter suspends 125,000 terrorism-related accounts Sun, Feb 7, 2016, 6:15 AM | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua
Edsa Evolution experimental road-sharing along Roxas Blvd. today Sun, Feb 7, 2016, 6:47 AM | Catherine J. Teves, Philippines News Agency
VIRAL | Video allegedly shows traffic enforcers in Cavite harassing and electrocuting passengers Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 10:36 PM | Jose Bimbo Santos
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Poe regains lead in Pulse Asia Survey Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 11:04 AM | InterAksyon.com Despite unresolved questions about her residency and citizenship, Senator Grace Poe regained the lead in Pulse Asia's latest survey on the presidential choice of voters, with Vice President Jejomar Binay, administration bet Manuel Roxas II and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte tied in second place.
Gazmin confirms Cagayan de Oro's Lumbia airport to become US military depot Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 8:19 AM | Philippine News Agency Cagayan de Oro's Lumbia airport will be converted into a US military depot Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin confirmed.
BIFF tries to blow up Maguindanao bridge, clashes with Army Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 10:21 AM | Philippine News Agency The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters tried to blow up a bridge in Maguindanao and then clashed with soldiers sent to defuse the bomb Friday afternoon, the military said.
BREAKING NEWS as of Sun, Feb 7, 2016, 9:17 AM PHOTO | DFA exec: It’s 13, not 14, female OFWs killed in Iraq fireParis stadium where jihadists blew selves up reopens for first time since attacksUK Labor leader backs staying in EUSyrian president's mother Anissa Assad dies aged 86Edsa Evolution experimental road-sharing along Roxas Blvd. todayTwitter suspends 125,000 terrorism-related accountsVIRAL | Video allegedly shows traffic enforcers in Cavite harassing and electrocuting passengersAustralia to step up Zika testing as two new cases reportedBinay camp: Poll numbers always fluid; most important survey is Election DayNorth Luzon group joins the campaign challenging candidates on their environment stanceITF to bring complaint to ILO over GPH failure to probe killings of trade unionistsPAGASA forecasts moderate to rough seas for Luzon this weekendUnpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protestComelec demos election walk-through, says there's time to trim list of betsIN DEFIANCE OF ZIKA | Carnival gets underway in Rio
Unpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protest Many workers with unpaid wages at an apartment complex construction site in Hebei province are not joining China's legion of migrant workers returning home to…
Meralco to hike electricity rate by P0.42/kWh The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) said it will increase the overall rate of its electricity prices by P0.42 per kilowatthour (kWh) to P8.82 per kWh…
End-January 2016 GIR level reaches $80.16B The country's gross international reserves (GIR) stood at US$80.16 billion as of end-January 2016, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando M. Tetangco, Jr. announced…
Banks' NPL ratio improves amid growth in loans 200,000 more Maynilad customers in 2015 US small businesses boost hiring in January, but cite problem finding qualified workers NGCP schedules 12-hour power interruption in parts of Mindanao Sunday NEDA Board okay for LRT-7 to lapse Feb. 19; San Miguel's next move awaited Pacific Rim nations sign US-led TPP amid protests UN expert: TPP 'fundamentally flawed'
'Too poor to have a lawyer but not to run for Senate?' - rights lawyers mock Palparan Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 12:00 PM | InterAksyon.com Human rights lawyers mocked retired Army general Jovito Palparan for claiming he can no longer afford lawyers to defend him on charges over the disappearance of University of the Philippines students Karen Empeno and Sherlyn Cadapan.
Binay camp: Poll numbers always fluid; most important survey is Election Day Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 8:49 PM | InterAksyon.com The camp of Vice President Jejomar C. Binay, who is aspiring for the presidency, says his close and direct rapport with the electorate will remain constant whatever the survey numbers indicate.
Sanders, Clinton in dead heat - Reuters/Ipsos poll Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 12:38 PM| Chris Kahn, Reuters Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has erased Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's wide lead for the Democratic presidential nomination since the start of year, putting the two in a dead heat nationally, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.
115 party-list groups make it to ballots Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 7:57 AM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections has cleared 115 party-list groups for inclusion in the official ballots for the May 9 elections, although a number of them may eventually be disqualified.
VIDEO | Bishop Pabillo expresses dismay over Palace refusal to dismiss misbehaving NPO officials Fri, Feb 5, 2016, 9:23 PM| Erwin Tulfo and Jerico Javier, News5 Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo expresses disappointment over Malaccañang's refusal to heed the dismissal order issued by the Office of the Ombudsman against officials of National Printing Office for grave misconduct and who are now involved with the printing of election ballots.
EcoWaste Coalition: Recycle/repurpose illegal campaign tarps Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 1:25 PM| InterAksyon.com EcoWaste Coalition, the environmental watchdog group, calls for efforts to keep illegal election campaign propaganda materials out of garbage dumps by recycling or repurposing them.
No kissing, experts warn after finding Zika in saliva, urine Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 12:10 PM| Pedro Fonseca, Reuters Scientists identified the Zika virus in the saliva and urine of two infected patients, a top Brazilian biomedical research institution said on Friday, prompting its president to urge pregnant women not to kiss strangers just as local carnival celebrations begin.
5 dead, many feared trapped after Taiwan quake topples buildings Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 6:57 AM| Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 3 - 12:18 p.m.) A powerful earthquake in Taiwan felled a 16-story apartment complex full of families who had gathered for Lunar New Year celebrations in the early hours of Saturday, with at least five dead and more than 30 feared trapped.
WEEKEND CHEF | Heirloom bread recipes from Chef Gene Gonzalez’s new cookbook Learn to bake classic Filipino bakery favorites like Ensaimada Pampangueña, Pan de Hangin, and Triangulos.
WEEKEND GUIDE | February 5 to 7: Travel Tour Expo and Chinese New Year celebrations Enjoy the long break as we welcome the Year of the Fire Monkey. Here’s where you can relax and bond with friends and family this…
DINING GUIDE | At Marco Polo Ortigas, Lung Hin presents auspicious set menus for Chinese New Year Welcome the Lunar New Year with two lavish 10-course set menus representing good fortune and good health are available.
WEEKEND CHEF | Heirloom bread recipes from Chef Gene Gonzalez’s new cookbook WEEKEND GUIDE | February 5 to 7: Travel Tour Expo and Chinese New Year celebrations DINING GUIDE | At Marco Polo Ortigas, Lung Hin presents auspicious set menus for Chinese New Year Welcome home, Pia! Netizens share the excitement of meeting Miss Universe 2015 Paris catwalks rediscover their cavalier swagger IN PHOTOS | Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach shines as ‘the people’s queen’ in homecoming parade Plan your 2016 trips: Back-to-back Travel and Trade Expo at SMX on February 5 to 7