VIDEO | Duterte: I'll close Congress if given chance to become president 04-Aug-15, 2:34 AM | Mia Reyes, News5
China wants no talk of South China Sea at upcoming ASEAN meeting 04-Aug-15, 1:42 AM | Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Trinna Leong, Reuters
World's strongest storm of 2015 to enter PAR Wednesday, but not expected to make landfall - Pagasa 04-Aug-15, 6:51 AM | Rommel Rio, News 5
#WALANGPASOK | Aug. 6 a non-working holiday in Cebu as province marks 446th founding day 04-Aug-15, 6:09 AM | Philippines News Agency
Search for missing plane draws eyes to land of molten lava and killer sharks 03-Aug-15, 11:17 PM | Joe Brock, Reuters
Raps filed vs North Cotabato lawmaker, 27 others for violent eviction bid in Davao 01-August-15, 05:40 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
VIDEO | Binay TSONA blasts Administration's 'incompetence, thievery' 03-Aug-15, 8:06 PM | InterAksyon.com | Video Report by JV Arcena, News5 | Radyo5 UPDATED, WITH VIDEO - VP Binay delivers his alternative 'True SONA' describing the Disbursement Acceleration Program as the budget master scam where only one centavo out of each peso in DAP funds was for the poor.
West Philippine Sea row may impact UN development goals - Sachs 03-Aug-15, 11:53 PM | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Budding geopolitical flash points - such as the West Philippine Sea dispute - pose significant risks to the attainment of the UN's sustainable development goals, says renowned development economist Jeff Sachs. But China's vision of progress could also rein in any tendency to escalate the conflict.
Mar bids PNP goodbye, but PNoy rejects his resignation offer 03-Aug-15, 12:04 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com | Roices Naguit, News5 (UPDATE3, 10:55 P.M) Saying the welfare of the country would be prejudiced if he allowed Roxas to leave at this point, President Aquino prevailed on Roxas to stay on during a still-undefined transition period so he can attend to urgent tasks, a Malacañang Palace statement issued late Monday said.
BREAKING NEWS as of 04-Aug-15, 9:11 AM PHOTO | Building cranes topple onto houses in Netherlands, no major injuriesAsian shares edge down, oil stabilizes after routRecord service revenue boosts Globe's first-half profitSoldier, 4 suspected rebels killed in Masbate clash2 couples apply for 1st same-sex marriage licenses in PH, promptly rejectedGovt spent P4 billion to empower the poor through livelihood program from 2011 to 2015 - DSWDTrillions of dollars needed for UN anti-poverty planHigher income from lending fuels growth in PNB's second-quarter earningsCOL Financial cuts yearend target for Philippine stock indexWeak oil prices, China worries drag Wall Street lowerLife insurers on upswing in Philippines but long slog aheadDND junks P6.5-million missile project for territorial defense with IsraelWorld's strongest storm of 2015 to enter PAR Wednesday, but not expected to make landfall - PagasaVP Binay does not have any solutions to MRT-3’s problems, says DOTC chief#WALANGPASOK | Aug. 6 a non-working holiday in Cebu as province marks 446th founding day
Asian shares edge down, oil stabilizes after rout MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.2 percent in early trading.
Record service revenue boosts Globe's first-half profit Fueling the increase in service revenue were the growth in subscriber base and data revenue.
Govt spent P4 billion to empower the poor through livelihood program from 2011 to 2015 - DSWD The government has spent P4.46 billion to empower the poor through its Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) from 2011 to this year, a welfare official said…
Higher income from lending fuels growth in PNB's second-quarter earnings COL Financial cuts yearend target for Philippine stock index Weak oil prices, China worries drag Wall Street lower Life insurers on upswing in Philippines but long slog ahead Bangko Sentral chief calls on Bancnet to help create National Retail Payments System Higher toll road traffic, billed volumes push up Metro Pacific's first-half net income BPI mutual funds unit bags 11 awards
Comelec eyes possible extension of 2016 election campaign periods to counter epal bets 03-Aug-15, 5:59 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections is looking at extending the campaign period for national and local bets by one month and 75 days, respectively, as a strategy to counter so-called epal aspirants.
HAKAB Na 2015: Breastfeeding advocates push for extended maternity leaves 03-Aug-15, 12:00 PM | InterAksyon.com Mothers gather for a simultaneous breastfeeding activity in line with the international effort "The Big Latch On."
NDF claims, but OPAPP denies Panay's Concha Araneta a peace consultant 03-Aug-15, 1:11 PM| InterAksyon.com The National Democratic Front demands the release of captured Panay rebel leader Maria Concepcion "Concha" Araneta-Bocala, who it claims is a consultant of its peace negotiating panel, an assertion refuted by the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process.
PARKING BUILDING ON RICE TERRACES? Banaue folk file case to stop P55-million multi-level facility 03-Aug-15, 8:53 AM| Arthur Allad-iw, InterAksyon.com Residents of Banaue town in Ifugao where the world known rice terraces are found have filed a case in court to stop the construction of a P55-million medium-rise multi-level parking facility.
Recto urges govt to open Facebook account for every project 03-Aug-15, 10:46 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph G. Recto is asking the government to open a Facebook account for every government infrastructure project so that people can track its progress and monitor its implementation. It's free, easy to open, simple to maintain and not hard to access, he said.
Japan calls US spying allegations 'deeply regrettable' 03-Aug-15, 12:51 PM| Agence France-Presse Tokyo on Monday described claims that Washington spied on Japanese politicians and major firms as "deeply regrettable," in its first official response to revelations from whistleblower group WikiLeaks.
President Aquino still hopeful of a tie-up with Sen. Poe 03-Aug-15, 4:30 PM| Philippines News Agency President Benigno Aquino III remains optimistic of a partnership with Senator Grace Poe to ensure, he said, that gains under his administration will be sustained in the next regime.
Economist Jeffrey Sachs calls on governments to support sustainable devt goals 03-Aug-15, 3:52 PM| InterAksyon.com Even as the 193 UN member-states agreed Sunday on the 17 sustainable development goals that would guide the development agenda for the next 15 years, The Earth Institute director Jeffrey Sachs made a case for them before international economic and financial experts at the ADB headquarters Monday.
PET LIFE | Five things to do at the Pet Express Dog and Cat Expo 2015 It’s that time of the year again when pet parents in the metro bring their dogs and cats, to converge under one roof for fun…
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REFLECTION | ‘I am the Bread of Life’ Fill your hunger and thirst in life with Him.
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