WATCH AND LISTEN | Audio of China Navy shooing away US aircraft over Spratlys: 'Go away quickly!' 22-May-15, 10:18 AM | InterAksyon.com | Video and Audio posted by AiirSource
With wary eye on China's AIIB, Japan unveils $110-B fund for Asian infrastructure 22-May-15, 10:20 AM | Reuters
VIDEO | Carmona, Cavite police chief caught on video torturing suspect 22-May-15, 9:35 AM | Ryan Ang, News5
MARIE YUVIENCO | The Wash Cycle: Does a politician's right to privacy trump our right to know? 22-May-15, 7:11 AM | Marie Yuvienco
Memory loss may not always be first sign of Alzheimer’s 22-May-15, 4:53 AM | Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
WATCH AND LISTEN | Audio of China Navy shooing away US aircraft over Spratlys: 'Go away quickly!' 22-May-15, 10:18 AM | InterAksyon.com | Video and Audio posted by AiirSource READ MORE
WATCH AND LISTEN | Audio of China Navy shooing away US aircraft over Spratlys: 'Go away quickly!' 22-May-15, 10:18 AM | InterAksyon.com | Video and Audio posted by AiirSource The Chinese navy on May 20 shooed a US surveillance plane away from artificial islands Beijing is building in the South China Sea. Watch this video and listen in one the tense and terse communications between the US and Chinese military.
NEXT STEP? | US to continue 'routine' flights in South China Sea but mulls direct challenge to China 22-May-15, 7:43 AM | Agence France-Presse US surveillance aircraft and naval ships have yet to test China's territorial claims around artificial islands built in the South China Sea, but the Pentagon warned Thursday that could be 'the next step.'
VIDEO | Carmona, Cavite police chief caught on video torturing suspect 22-May-15, 9:35 AM | Ryan Ang, News5 The chief of police of Carmona, Cavite, has been relieved after he was caught on video torturing a suspect in a snatching incident.
BREAKING NEWS as of 22-May-15, 4:29 PM COCKTALES | Unpaid P40-M loan haunts SC justice two decades laterCHOW BUZZ I Tastefully Thai at The Pen, Lyonnaise guest chef at The Tasting Room, and the 1st ZomatoUS envoy turns over 'typhoon-resilient' classrooms to Tacloban schoolRoyal Institution holding 5th Global Congress in PhilippinesBoat people grateful for sanctuary but baffled by Gambia offerSupplier files second graft complaint vs Army chiefRed Cross aid reaches 63,000 displaced by fighting in MaguindanaoWEEKEND GUIDE | May 22 to 24: IFEX, art fair, and a gourmet strip to visitPhilippine stock index barely holds above 7,800For Muslims in Tacloban, BBL passage is way homeAsia up after Wall Street sets record high, dollar steadies after slipVIDEO | NDRRMC backs MMDA proposal for metro-wide quake drill; MVP offers private sector helpBangko Sentral begins mopping up old banknotes ahead of May pollsGreen groups say more Canadian trash dumped in countryPNoy urged to convene Natl Security Council over Chinese reclamation in Spratlys
Royal Institution holding 5th Global Congress in Philippines The congress will discuss the upcoming ASEAN integration.
Philippine stock index barely holds above 7,800 (UPDATED 3:51 p.m.) Decliners outnumbered advancers, 121 to 65.
Asia up after Wall Street sets record high, dollar steadies after slip MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.7 percent.
Bangko Sentral begins mopping up old banknotes ahead of May polls Ford sales growth mainly from Asia in next decade: executive With wary eye on China's AIIB, Japan unveils $110-B fund for Asian infrastructure S&P ends at all-time highs but traders eye weak volume Regulator clears rollout of Meralco's prepaid service 8990 to launch 9 housing projects this year Weak euro zone, Asia pin hopes on U.S. economy for global bounce
VIDEO | Recto to DOTC: Why force people to replace old license plates, and let supplier profit? 21-May-15, 6:29 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Maeanne Los Banos, News5 Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Thursday questioned the decision of Land Transportation Office (LTO) to replace the license plates of all motor vehicles without clear benefits for the paying vehicle owners.
VIDEO | Is Metro Manila prepared for a major quake? 21-May-15, 11:57 AM | Beverly Natividad, News5 Amidst fears that Metro Manila will be hit hard once the West Valley Fault line moves at anytime and generates a 7.2-magnitude earthquake, leaders of businesses, government agencies and LGUs on Wednesday met to thresh out disaster response strategies in case the quake strikes.
Bangko Sentral begins mopping up old banknotes ahead of May polls 22-May-15, 11:12 AM| Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com Since 2010, the BSP has been releasing its New Generation banknotes, which carry more and better security features.
DOJ: Sergio affidavit boosts Mary Jane Veloso's case in Indonesia 21-May-15, 8:02 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Pronouncements of the alleged labor recruiter indicating the innocence of convicted drug mule Mary Jane Veloso are expected to boost her chance of getting the conviction changed or canceled altogether.
INFOGRAPHIC | Ping-pong in the Asian seas: who wants the boat people? 21-May-15, 3:07 PM| InterAksyon.com What started as a discovery of an apparent mass grave in the jungles of Thailand has lifted the lid off a much bigger horror involving several countries in South and Southeast Asia: the massive human trafficking in refugees, mostly stateless Rohingyas, whom neither Myanmar or Bangladesh would accept
VIDEO | NDRRMC backs MMDA proposal for metro-wide quake drill; MVP offers private sector help 22-May-15, 11:17 AM| News5 The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has expressed support for the metro-wide earthquake drill being proposed by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA).
Green groups say more Canadian trash dumped in country 22-May-15, 10:57 AM| InterAksyon.com Environmental groups reported on Friday that the Canadian firm in the center of a firestorm for shipping hazardous wastes into the country had actually sent more garbage here.
VIDEO | Task force reconstructs events at Kentex before and during fire that killed 72 workers 21-May-15, 11:32 PM| Jeff Caparas, News5 The interagency task force on the May 13 Kentex factory fire that killed 72 workers on Thursday reconstructed the scene and events before the deadly blaze began.
WEEKEND GUIDE | May 22 to 24: IFEX, art fair, and a gourmet strip to visit Enjoy the rest of your week by checking out these bazaars and fairs in the metro.
CHOW BUZZ I Tastefully Thai at The Pen, Lyonnaise guest chef at The Tasting Room, and the 1st Zomato Classic Thai dishes, a visiting French chef, and the largest online resto discovery service holds its first-ever conference in the country.
THE SAD TRUTH | Women work more but earn 24 percent less than men, says UN report This despite the fact that women, on average, do almost two and a half times as much unpaid care and domestic work as men.
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