Our signatures were forged - Tesda chief, others in new PDAF cases 02-Sep-15, 11:07 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Glitches are part of transition period to new ticketing system: LRTA 02-Sep-15, 9:14 AM | Gerard dela Pena, News5
Preliminary investigation into illegal detention vs Iglesia ministers will proceed - de Lima 02-Sep-15, 3:46 PM | Brian Maglungsod, Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
Grace Poe asks SET to dismiss disqualification case 02-Sep-15, 2:11 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Rainy Wednesday due to LPA, ITCZ 02-Sep-15, 7:42 AM | Philippines News Agency
VIDEOS | Bound by tragedy, 2 women comforted by UN chief's remark vs enforced disappearance 30-August-15, 02:48 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Ombudsman's DAP probe 'not drama,' Palace insists 02-Sep-15, 4:55 PM | InterAksyon.com | Roices Naguit and JV Arcena, News5 Malacanang Palace strongly denied any hand in the Ombudsman's report that it is investigating President Aquino and Budget SecretaryAbad over the Disbursement Acceleration Program, amid suspicion it was all part of a 'drama' to dispel accusations of selective justice under this administration.
CA panel defers Comelec chief, commissioner's confirmation 02-Sep-15, 1:42 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Appointment's constitutional panel defers the confirmation of Andres Bautista as chairman and Sheriff Abas as Commission on Elections chairman and commissioner, respectively, pending the resolution of pending questions.
Runaway 10-wheeler truck rams vehicles, houses down flyover to Marikina, at least 2 killed 02-Sep-15, 12:00 PM | InterAksyon.com | with News5 video report (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) At least two persons were killed and 14 others injured when a runaway 10-wheeler truck rammed against vehicles and houses as it sped down the flyover to Barangka, Marikina before crashing into a concrete post Wednesday.
BREAKING NEWS as of 03-Sep-15, 5:30 AM Earth has 3 trillion trees but they're falling at alarming rateObama secures key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal in US CongressPNP-HPG says won't tolerate erring EDSA motorists resorting to 'padrino system'Thai police say closer to cracking Bangkok bomb caseCoal ash contains radioactive contaminants: US studyOn eve of parade marking WW2 end, China's Xi slams 'fiendish' Japanese invadersRussia risks Japanese ire with Far East war commemorationEight dead in Paris apartment block fireObama visits Arctic community to discuss issues with Native AmericansAustralia alarmed by strategic rivalry in South China SeaCandle-lighting ceremonies in Manila for 3 slain lumadVillanueva hesitant about being in same slate with De LimaPrime suspect in deadly Bangkok blast arrested, warrants out for 3 TurkishMurdered Baler judge handled drug, land cases - probersPNP-HPG takeover of EDSA starts Thursday
Canada officially falls into recession Canada fell into recession in the first half of the year, posting its weakest results since the 2008 global financial crisis, government data confirmed Tuesday.
House panel to make final push for lower income tax rates within the fortnight The ways and means committee at the House of Representatives vowed to make a final push in the next two weeks to get the bill…
Home, car loans push up banks consumer lending by 3.36% - BSP A steady rise in home and car loans in the first quarter pushed consumer lending by banks in the first quarter to P932.8 billion, the…
TIPID TUBIG! With stronger El Nino, Metro Manila to feel weaker water pressure starting next week More power plant operators violating 'must-offer' rule, says spot market operator Asian stocks set for worst monthly drop in three years on global rout Foreign business groups to govt: Create National Privacy Commission PH sees trade with APEC members rising over 6.8% yearly VIDEO | Customs Chief Lina clarifies balikbayan box issue with OFWs G Liner bus company taps PLDT for GPS monitoring devices
In 1-on-1 fight, Mar beats Binay - LP survey 02-Sep-15, 1:17 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com In a one-on-one race for president, the administration's standard bearer, Manuel "Mar" Roxas II would trounce Vice President Jejomar Binay, according to a survey commissioned by the Liberal Party (LP).
SC asked to block 2015 GAA provisions that flout rulings vs DAP, PDAF; 'savings' questioned 01-Sep-15, 6:08 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Several provisions in the 2015 GAA and the special provisions in the Special Purpose Fund should be declared 'illegal and unconstitutional,' and the Executive and Legislative branches prevented from implementing them, a group led by a former national treasurer has told the Supreme Court.
Politicians continue to use pork barrel for 'ghost projects' - Ombudsman 01-Sep-15, 1:28 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 3:34 p.m.) "Ghost projects" using the pork barrel of politicians continue to exist, according to Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales.
Head of tribal school, lumad leader slain by militia in Surigao del Sur 01-Sep-15, 11:22 AM| InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 3 - 2:56 p.m.) In what may be the worst in a series of recent attacks on indigenous people in Mindanao, militiamen allegedly murdered the head of a tribal school, the chairman of a lumad organization and one other person in Lianga town, Surigao del Sur early Tuesday morning.
VIDEO | PNoy orders deployment of PNP-HPG as lead traffic agency along EDSA 02-Sep-15, 3:16 AM| Joann Santiago, Philippine News Agency | with News5 video report The Philippine National Police's Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) has been tasked to lead traffic law enforcement along the 17-kilometer Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA).
'BIAS NOT JUSTIFICATION FOR ASSAULT' | NUJP condemns attack on ABS-CBN cameraman at Iglesia rally 02-Sep-15, 11:55 AM| InterAksyon.com The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines on Wednesday condemned the assault on a cameraman of the ABS-CBN network who covered the recent protest action of the Iglesia ni Cristo near the EDSA Shrine.
Pope Francis to rich and powerful: Don't be indifferent, protect Earth 02-Sep-15, 10:14 AM| Agence France-Presse Pope Francis on Tuesday called on the rich and powerful to take care of Earth as he launched a day of global prayer ahead of key meetings on climate change.
No law violated by Torre de Manila builder - Natl Historical Commission counsel 01-Sep-15, 8:27 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com There is no law, here or elsewhere, that protects the sightlines around national monuments, thus the developer of the controversial Torre de Manila condominium could not have violated any law, the counsel of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines said.
8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design Fair With only a day left to enjoy MaArte Fair 2015, here are some picks you shouldn't miss.
65th Palanca Awards names 57 awardees; 33 are first-time winners The longest running literary competition in the country harvests its new batch of winning pieces.
Philippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew Quick Meet and hear the country's prized writers in this yearly gathering of members of the literary community.
65th Palanca Awards names 57 awardees; 33 are first-time winners HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Coral Bay Beach and Dive Resort in Coron, Palawan 8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design Fair Philippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew Quick CHOW BUZZ I Ken Bandivas at Diageo World Class Finals,Hyatt’s Szechuan Fair & Shangri-La’s Mooncakes WEEKEND CHEF | These two recipes show just how delicious tofu can be REFLECTION | On traditions and God’s commandments: ‘The law must have a heart’