PASSAGE IN SIGHT? | House technical working group OKs consolidated FOI bill 03-Sep-14, 9:52 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Alleged brains in Enzo Pastor slay posts bail 03-Sep-14, 4:37 AM | Fritzie Cabial and Benjie Dorango, Radyo5
Cebu Pacific begins flights to Kuwait 03-Sep-14, 10:00 AM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com
LPA off Aurora to dissipate, but PAGASA sees another potential storm off Mindanao 03-Sep-14, 9:24 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
EunB, member of all-women Korean pop group Ladies' Code, dies in car crash, other members injured 03-Sep-14, 10:43 AM | InterAksyon.com
BENJAMIN DE LA PENA: Take the #MRTChallenge! A (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 02-September-14, 11:53 AM | Benjamin de la Pena READ MORE
Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey 03-Sep-14, 8:03 AM | InterAksyon.com Philippines scored the highest in terms of macroeconomic environment and health and primary education.
PASSAGE IN SIGHT? | House technical working group OKs consolidated FOI bill 03-Sep-14, 9:52 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 10:47 a.m.) Close to a year after it was convened, the technical working group of the House committee on public information has approved a consolidated version of the Freedom on Information bill.
AFTER 26 YEARS | PCGG sells ex-NBI chief's properties for more than P157 million 02-Sep-14, 8:29 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The properties include real estate in North Greenhills, Valle Verde III and Capitol Hills.
BREAKING NEWS as of 03-Sep-14, 12:40 PM COMMENTARY | Should naked photo hacking be considered a sex crime?Bureau of Customs wages war on crooked agentsNFA suspends 32 South Cotabato rice retailers3 armed men on motorcycle kill woman money changer, cart away P1.25-million in BulacanMalaysian opposition in crosshairs of 'sedition blitz'MMDA official shot dead in Dasmarinas, CaviteEU pushes more sanctions vs Russia as Ukraine rebels say they’re poised to recapture Donetsk airport'BRAVE AND FUN' | Murdered US journalist Steven Sotloff rememberedVista Land unit to take on more dollar debtEunB, member of all-women Korean pop group Ladies' Code, dies in car crash, other members injuredYemen still under Alert Level 2, Pinoys urged to limit movementPinoys still prefer 'brick-and-mortar' shopping over online, says Nielsen reportAustralian falls to death from Pasay hotelCebu Pacific begins flights to KuwaitPASSAGE IN SIGHT? | House technical working group OKs consolidated FOI bill
NFA suspends 32 South Cotabato rice retailers The National Food Authority has suspended the accreditation of 32 rice retailers in South Cotabato province due to various violations.
Vista Land unit to take on more dollar debt VLL International's fresh dollar-denominated debt will be consolidated with the $225-million issued last April.
Pinoys still prefer 'brick-and-mortar' shopping over online, says Nielsen report Credit card security is a top concern among Filipino consumers.
Cebu Pacific begins flights to Kuwait CSR alive and kicking in 'Yolanda' areas despite gov't red tape Asian shares inch down, dollar on top of the heap Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey Wall Street ends mixed, energy shares fall Gov't spending likely picked up in August, says Budget chief PNoy to court investors for PPP, BPO and manufacturing during EU-US trip
Islamic State issues video of beheading of US hostage: SITE 03-Sep-14, 1:04 AM | William Maclean, Reuters The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of US hostage Steven Sotloff, the SITE monitoring service reported on Tuesday.
Filipino top aide of UNDOF commander quits; Catapang says not closing door to UN peacekeeping work 02-Sep-14, 6:41 PM | Jaime Sinapit and Pots de Leon, InterAksyon.com Manila will continue to participate in UN peacekeeping missions as long as the lives of its soldiers are not compromised, AFP Chief of Staff Catapang said Tuesday, as the Filipino top aide of the UNDOF commander who gave Philippine peacekeepers a controversial order to yield resigned.
PANGARAP NA LANG BA? Govt OKs JICA 'Dream Plan' for cheaper, faster way to move around Mega Manila 02-Sep-14, 10:42 AM| InterAksyon.com The government has approved a Japanese-funded study that seeks to have modern, affordable, and well-coordinated and integrated transport system for Mega Manila by 2030.
SC strikes down Comelec limit on campaign ads airtime 02-Sep-14, 3:20 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE2, 4:02 PM-The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down the limit on campaign ads imposed by the Commission on Elections, assailing the poll body's actions on the matter as 'arbitrary.' The Court upheld the rest of Comelec Resolution 9615, however.
After MRT mess, Abaya could face Senate inquiry on PNR mishaps 02-Sep-14, 5:03 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Lito Lapid seeks an inquiry into multiple instances of derailing involving PNR trains.
House justice committee votes down impeachment raps vs PNoy 02-Sep-14, 10:47 AM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE2 - 2:57 p.m.) The House justice committee on Tuesday all but buried the three impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino III, voting these insufficient in substance. Militant groups hit the outcome, but Palace officials said the process was transparent and fair.
Nurses go on strike in Ebola-hit Liberia over lack of protective equipment 02-Sep-14, 11:46 AM| Agence France-Presse Nurses at Liberia's largest hospital went on strike on Monday, demanding better pay and equipment to protect them against a deadly Ebola epidemic which has killed hundreds in the west African nation.
Comelec eyes test of other voting systems for possible use after 2016 02-Sep-14, 5:46 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Comelec also plans to test the use of other biometrics equipment used for verifying the identities of voters during elections.
Eat Out Manila launched as first online reservation app in PH New mobile app allows Metro Manila diners to reserve tables 24/7.
First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries Attention, students: design a green township and get the chance to win cash prize, internship, and a learning trip to Japan.
64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards The country's most prestigious literary competition reveals its winners this year
Eat Out Manila launched as first online reservation app in PH ‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytelling New book on Isabelo Tampinco aims to turn the sculptor into a household name First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries 64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards WORK LIFE | Valuing time is valuing people HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Travel in Europe: The Dictionary Hostel in London