CBCP shares National Prayer for Filipino Catholics to prepare for papal visit 31-Jul-14, 6:06 PM | Toni Tamondong, Radyo5
Sierra Leone president declares state of emergency over Ebola 31-Jul-14, 8:44 PM | Reuters
POST DAP: Palace has a lot of clarifying to do on 2015 budget, says Sen. Binay 31-Jul-14, 8:29 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
PRC releases new schedules for board exams for teachers, physicians, sanitary engineers 30-Jul-14, 10:40 AM | InterAksyon.com
SC orders 4 RTC judges probed for links to 'Ma'm Arlene' 31-Jul-14, 4:06 PM | Fritz Cabial, News5 and Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com
'PERA MO, BANTAYAN MO' | 10 parts of the P2.6-trillion 2015 budget to examine, especially post-DAP 30-July-14, 07:49 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
'DI MAKAHINTAY? | Palace already redefined savings in proposed 2015 budget - lawmaker 31-Jul-14, 12:23 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com A lawmaker said Thursday that Malacanang has already redefined the meaning of savings in the proposed 2015 national budget, even before Congress has acted on Pres. Benigno Aquino III's request to do so and allegedly in defiance of the Supreme Court's decision on DAP.
PAANO BA MAGING SOBRANG POOR? | Toothpaste ay sabong panlaba, tela ang gamit kapag may regla 31-Jul-14, 5:25 PM | InterAksyon.com How do Metro Manila's poorest of the poor manage to survive? Recently, InterAksyon.com talked to one of them - Rosalinda Garcia - a street sweeper in Barangay 20, Tondo, Manila.
PLEASE READ THE MENU | No pork in 2015 budget, Palace insists 31-Jul-14, 6:43 PM | InterAksyon.com Palace officials sought to allay concern Thursday that the 2015 budget will still contain 'pork barrel' in other forms, especially in over half a billion pesos in lump sum appropriations, given that the PDAF and DAP have been outlawed by the high court.
BREAKING NEWS as of 01-Aug-14, 7:38 AM Israel, Hamas agree to 72-hour 'humanitarian ceasefire' in GazaTown vs. town, faction vs. faction as Libya descends into 'hurricane'Taiwan gas blast kills at least 20, injures 270How to protect yourself from Ebola virusSimple blood test may predict risk of suicideMMDA blames LTFRB truck policy for Katipunan traffic jams; meeting set next weekJapan women are world's longest-lived while male lifespan tops 80Taxis, planes and viruses: How deadly Ebola can spreadMH17 probe inches forward as experts reach Ukraine siteRescuers battle rain in search for India landslide victimsIsrael vows to crush Gaza tunnels, snubs UNCIA apologizes for spying on US SenateVIDEO | DFA maps out evacuation plans for OFWs in Libya, but convincing them to leave a tough taskSONA OF AMPATUAN MASSACRE | Private prosecutors protest move to rest case vs 28 accusedFatigue, fear are daily lot of Ebola fighters: experts
FAT-FREE ECONOMICS | 7 market-friendly reforms PNoy left out in his 5th SONA While PNoy boasted of 5 market-friendly reforms in his fifth State-of-the-Nation Address, more should be forthcoming, according to the author.
Psalm awards Naga power complex to SPC Power Psalm has awarded the Naga power complex to SPC Power Corp.
PSE approves listing of TransAsia subsidiary The PSE has approved the market entry of a unit of TA Oil.
Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco asks gov't to adopt tax stamp scheme Phinma aligns with K-12, forms new unit to offer senior high school Digitel, Next Mobile buck Globe takeover of Bayantel Money supply growth slows further at the close of 2Q 10 stocks you should be buying now, according to COL Financial DOTC seeks bids for second Metro Manila transport hub BSP ends era of 'easy money', hikes key interest rates
VIDEO | DFA maps out evacuation plans for OFWs in Libya, but convincing them to leave a tough task 01-Aug-14, 12:58 AM | Carla Lim, News5 Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario is enroute to Tunisia to personally oversee Philippine government efforts to bring thousands of Filipino workers out of harm's way from Libya, where violence between rival militias has caught civilians and foreign workers in the crossfire.
Fatigue, fear are daily lot of Ebola fighters: experts 31-Jul-14, 11:10 PM | Richard Ingham, Agence France-Presse Doctors, nurses and hospital workers fighting the Ebola epidemic in west Africa are struggling with a daily burden of exhaustion, shortage of staff and fear for themselves over the deadly virus, specialists say.
ONA ON EBOLA | Keep calm; dengue, lepto more worrisome 31-Jul-14, 3:51 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com | With a report from Erel Cabatbat, News5 UPDATE 4:25PM- Even as officials in Europe and Asia are starting to worry over the possibility that the deadly Ebola virus could, fanned by international aviation, spread like a forest fire, the DOH chief assured Filipinos precautions are in place.
REMEMBERING CORY | 5 years later, she gives best example of how to wield power - Binay 31-Jul-14, 5:04 PM| InterAksyon.com Amid the hot political climate and problems of grave national concern, a remembrance of a woman who was always calm in adversity despite her personal pains. This was the legacy of the first post-dictatorship president, Corazon Cojuangco-Aquino, in the eyes of one of her stalwarts.
SONA OF AMPATUAN MASSACRE | Private prosecutors protest move to rest case vs 28 accused 01-Aug-14, 12:42 AM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Two private prosecutors are protesting the move of public prosecutors to rest their case against 28 of the accused in the 2009 Ampatuan massacre, warning this was premature and could imperil the bid to get convictions.
DOH reports 494 new HIV cases in June 31-Jul-14, 4:10 AM| Sweetie dela Torre, Philippine News Agency The Department of Health on Thursday reported there were 494 new human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases in June 2014, a 15 percent increase compared to the 431 recorded in the same period last year.
Israel, Hamas agree to 72-hour 'humanitarian ceasefire' in Gaza 01-Aug-14, 7:28 AM| Reuters | Agence France-Presse Israel and Islamist militant group Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire in their conflict in the Gaza Strip starting on Friday, US Secretary of State John Kerry and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday.
POST DAP: Palace has a lot of clarifying to do on 2015 budget, says Sen. Binay 31-Jul-14, 8:29 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The senator says she is going to prepare well for scrutinizing the budget in order to avoid a repeat of the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program issue that was declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
Back to his first love, designer Pat Santos launches his couture line and QC atelier From couture to ready-to-wear and back to high fashion, designer Pat Santos presents next year's most exquisite formal creations.
STYLE SMARTS | 5 reasons why you have to see Kate Spade's Fall 2014 bags and clothes The Crossbag, the train-inspired purse, bags with a bird cage and Chinese takeout motifs, plus more exciting Kate Spade goodies this season.
CITIZEN MANILA | The ballad of Nanay Pining, 78: street performer, singer, activist From 'labandera' to activist, this relentless woman is proof that fighting for one's country and principles knows no age or economic boundaries.
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