PHOTO | 30 families evacuated from Cebu town due to sinkhole 28-Jul-14, 6:48 AM | Philippines News Agency
Taxi runs over, kills homeless girl sleeping on street in Quezon City 28-Jul-14, 10:07 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
15-year-old Japan schoolgirl arrested for murdering, dismembering classmate 28-Jul-14, 8:46 AM | Agence France-Presse
Father walking on beach with daughter killed after plane crash-lands on them 28-Jul-14, 10:22 AM | Agence France-Presse
Pope urges peace in Middle East, Ukraine for children's sake 28-Jul-14, 12:30 AM | Agence France-Presse
STATS OF THE NATION | 7 things Filipinos need to hear in PNoy's 2014 SONA 27-July-14, 01:59 PM | Annie Ruth C. Sabangan, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
FOLLOW THE MONEY | P2.6-trillion budget for 2015 crucial in helping mend DAP manipulation 27-Jul-14, 11:08 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com After the Executive branch manipulated public money through its Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), how Congress will act on the P2.6-trillion appropriation for 2015 could help mend the ills of the national budget.
7 RH law provisions for immediate implementation after 100 millionth Filipino baby 28-Jul-14, 9:37 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The birth of the 100 millionth Filipino baby should compel the government to fully implement the reproductive health law, former Albay Representative Edcel Lagman said.
Carpio joins Sereno in blocking Jardeleza's nomination for SC justice post 28-Jul-14, 1:35 AM | Perfecto T. Raymundo, Philippines News Agency Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. Aranal-Sereno and Senior Associate Justice Antonio T. Carpio have joined together in blocking the nomination of Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza for the position of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (SC).
BREAKING NEWS as of 28-Jul-14, 12:12 PM US-Israeli tensions rise as hostilities in Gaza subsideGov't reverts to budget deficit in June as spending surgesBasic Energy's Indonesian joint venture nears completion of drilling in fourth wellSen. Miriam, 3 detained senators absent as Senate opens 2nd regular session of 16th Congress,Absence of trading gains pulls down BDO's 6-month net incomeFather walking on beach with daughter killed after plane crash-lands on them10 projects that just might solve Mindanao's power crisis4 soldiers wounded in Zamboanga del Sur ambushTaxi runs over, kills homeless girl sleeping on street in Quezon City7 RH law provisions for immediate implementation after 100 millionth Filipino babyMuslims in Mindanao saw moon Sunday evening, celebrate end of Ramadan15-year-old Japan schoolgirl arrested for murdering, dismembering classmateExpect cloudy skies, rain during SONA -- PagasaIglesia breaks two world records in 100th year celebrationON THE FRONTLINES | Chinese fishing boats provided with satellite navigation system, fuel subsidies
Gov't reverts to budget deficit in June as spending surges The government's budget deficit expanded more than six-fold last month, erasing the surplus enjoyed at end-May.
Basic Energy's Indonesian joint venture nears completion of drilling in fourth well Basic Energy Corp's subsidiary is nearing completion of drilling activity in another oil well in Indonesia.
Absence of trading gains pulls down BDO's 6-month net income BDO's profit fell 22 percent in the first six months of the year in the absence of extraordinary trading gains.
10 projects that just might solve Mindanao's power crisis Rules to implement shift to digital TV out in August, says NTC Metro Pacific submitting new design for LRT-MRT common station Vista Land spending P50B for township south of Metro Manila Century Properties to build hotel in Pampanga township project Cautious trading seen in PH stock market as 'ghost month' starts Wall St. Week Ahead | Even modest GDP bounce may support market
VIDEO | Militants march on PNoy's Times Street home on eve of SONA; protests set Monday 27-Jul-14, 7:16 PM | James Beltran, News5 | With InterAksyon.com UPDATE 7:40PM- Militant groups Sunday marched on the ancestral home of the Aquinos on Times Street, Quezon City, as President Benigno Aquino III was preparing to deliver his State of the Nation Address, but police kept them at a safe distance from the house with metal barriers.
VIDEO | Palace security, QCPD inspect Batasan ahead of SONA; more CCTVs on Commonwealth 27-Jul-14, 9:54 PM | Maricel Halili, News5 The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) and members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) inspected the Batasang Pambansa ahead of the President's State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday.
Iglesia breaks two world records in 100th year celebration 28-Jul-14, 7:44 AM| InterAksyon.com Iglesia ni Cristo broke two Guinness world records during its 100th year celebration Sunday: the 55,000-seat Philippine Arena as the "largest mixed-use indoor theater" and its choir during the special worship service as the "largest gospel choir in a single venue."
Muslims in Mindanao saw moon Sunday evening, celebrate end of Ramadan 28-Jul-14, 9:07 AM| Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com The month-long fasting for Muslims officially ended when the moon was spotted at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, also marking the end of Ramadan or Eid'l Fit'r.
Shelling around MH17 site blocks international police 27-Jul-14, 9:02 PM| Bulent Kilic and Dario Thuburn, Agence France-Presse Heavy shelling around the crash site of downed Malaysian flight MH17 forced Dutch and Australian police to scrap a planned visit as they sought to secure the scene 10 days after the disaster.
MH17 armed mission 'unrealistic' as Ukraine fighting kills 13 28-Jul-14, 2:16 AM| Bulent Kilic, Dario Thuburn, Agence France-Presse Dutch authorities probing the downing of Malaysian flight MH17 said Sunday it was "unrealistic" to send armed troops to secure the crash site, after 13 people including two children were killed in fierce fighting in insurgent-held east Ukraine.
GANTT CHART | At halftime, here's PNoy's score on the PPP Program 27-Jul-14, 3:23 PM| Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com Midway through its term, the Aquino administration has awarded only 9 out of 54 projects it has lined up for the PPP Program.
11-year-old Pinoy math wizard offers win to a recently slain cop - his father 27-Jul-14, 4:08 PM| InterAksyon.com Young students, including an 11-year-old who went ahead to compete after his policeman-father was killed in an ambush, once again brought honor to the Philippines by bagging 39 medals, trophies and merit awards in an international mathematics contest in South Korea.
At Ebai's Cafe, a cozy meal and a glimpse of Baguio's heritage Drop by this famous cafe in the City of Pines for cakes, coffee, and beautiful Cordillera weaves.
Futuristic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tour See the unique, if not adventurous, finds at the recent BGC Eats preview. And better have a strong stomach for some of the treats.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films Sit back, relax, and watch a play or movie this weekend.
Futuristic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tour At Ebai's Cafe, a cozy meal and a glimpse of Baguio's heritage WEEKEND CHEF | Making Pinaputok na Tilapia is as easy as 1-2-3 WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films WORK LIFE | Promote the power of gratitude in your office VIDEO | World Choir Games gold medalist Ateneo Chamber Singers perform 'Crucifixus' SONA Menu: Let them eat ham, roast Angus Corned Beef, and Choc Nut cheesecake