Coast Guard intercepts 1,700 bags of smuggled rice in Palawan 02-Aug-15, 7:40 AM | Philippines News Agency
South Africa's Tutu to remain in hospital for 'another few days' 02-Aug-15, 12:31 AM | Agence France-Presse
Hundreds in Canada rally for women's topless rights 02-Aug-15, 6:53 AM | Agence France-Presse
Actress Charlize Theron adopts baby girl in US 02-Aug-15, 2:28 AM | Agence France-Presse
HABAGAT AND 'HANNA' | PAGASA sees more rains due to monsoon, approaching storm 01-Aug-15, 6:45 PM | Rommel Rio, News5
China, ASEAN ministers to set up hotline for South China Sea issues 31-July-15, 11:28 PM | Praveen Menon, Reuters READ MORE
Comelec declares bidding for PCOS refurbishment a failure 01-Aug-15, 6:23 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Election's SBAC-2 declared the PCOS refurbishment bidding process a failure after two bidders back out while a third bidder was disqualified.
VIDEO | PNoy's dig at presidential aspirants who lack experience: Magsanay muna 01-Aug-15, 4:16 PM | Roices Naguit, News5 In an obvious dig directed at neophyte senator Grace Poe, who is seen as lacking experience, President Aquino said it would be good for possible aspirants to the presidency to have a chance to season up first.
VIDEO, TAPOS NA ANG HELEHELE | VP Binay says the race is on 01-Aug-15, 3:14 PM | JV Arcena, News5 'Today is the day,' so declared Vice President Jejomar Binay, saying that the race is on after DILG Secretary Manuel 'Mar' Roxas is declared the anointed standard bearer of the Liberal Party for the 2016 election by President Aquino
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Aug-15, 10:06 AM Greenpeace defends Bicol's top cop on illegal fishing payola issuePETA boss on killer of Cecil the Lion, other trophy hunters: 'ugly Americans, Euro-trash'P500,000 worth of illegal lumber seized in Agusan del SurCoast Guard intercepts 1,700 bags of smuggled rice in PalawanHundreds in Canada rally for women's topless rightsActress Charlize Theron adopts baby girl in USAround 30 arrested over violence at Finland neo-Nazi marchFrench tourist arrested for photographing Greek army campMigrant bids to reach Britain fall as security tightenedGreece arrests three suspected migrant boat raidersSouth Africa's Tutu to remain in hospital for 'another few days'IS detains four journalism students in Iraq - watchdogExiled Yemen PM, officials in Aden to lead restorationCrowds cheer Bangladesh-India land swap after 70 years in limboWing part arrives in France for probe into MH370 link
Coast Guard intercepts 1,700 bags of smuggled rice in Palawan Coast guard authorities intercepted Friday morning 1,700 bags of rice from the crewmen of a motor launch attempting to smuggle them in this city.
Accenture, EXL seen hiring more Filipino nurses after U.S. Supreme Court clears Obamacare Both Accenture and EXL have BPO centers in the Philippines supporting health insurers.
Ayala Group seeks Cebu City endorsement for expansion of IT park Cebu Property Ventures and Development Corporation is developer and operator of the Cebu IT Park.
A bane to farmers, El Nino a boon to nickel miners Pacific Rim free trade talks fall short of deal FACT-CHECKING THE DONALD | Trump's firms have sought visas to import at least 1,100 workers Threat of water shortage in Metro Manila looms as El Nino intensifies RCBC expects to grow wealth management business by double-digits Eastern Petroleum cuts price of LPG Demand for Aboitiz Group's fixed-rate retail bonds exceeds amount on offer
UN urges govt to speed up housing for Yolanda survivors 01-Aug-15, 7:06 AM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters | Joel Guinto, Agence France-Presse (UPDATE - 11:56 a.m.) The United Nations on Friday urged the government to speed up completion of housing for thousands of people made homeless by super typhoon Yolanda nearly two years ago.
UN expert scores govt for plight of refugees from conflict, 'development' 01-Aug-15, 10:17 AM | InterAksyon.com The United Nations expert on internally displaced persons scored the government for its failure to protect communities displaced or threatened by armed conflict and development' such as mining despite laws and institutions meant to address the problem.
VIDEO | Erap says open to supporting Mar in 2016 polls 01-Aug-15, 9:46 AM| Jay de Castro, News5 Following the endorsement of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas as the administration’s candidate for president, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada said he was also open to the possibility of supporting Roxas in the 2016 elections.
Sandigan Justice scolds gov't prosecutors for dilatory tactics vs Enrile, Reyes 01-Aug-15, 6:11 AM| Sammy F. Martin, Philippine News Agency Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Samuel Martires scolded government lawyers on Friday for employing dilatory tactics to prevent the full-blown trial of detained Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile and his former chief of staff Atty. Jessica Lucila "Gigi" Reyes.
Oil price rollback likely next week 01-Aug-15, 6:45 AM| Juzel L. Danganan, Philippine News Agency Oil firms are expected to cut fuel pump prices next week as global prices continue to tumble due to a glut in the international market.
Panay rebel leader Concha Araneta captured 01-Aug-15, 9:43 AM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Maria Concepcion 'Concha' Araneta-Bocala, 64, secretary general of the Communist Party of the Philippines on Panay island, was arrested in Iloilo City Saturday morning.
Mindanao braces for longer brownouts 01-Aug-15, 11:04 AM| Philippine News Agency Power consumers in North Cotabato and elsewhere in Mindanao are bracing for longer power interruptions until at least mid-August, an electric cooperative said Saturday.
VIDEO | Growing California wildfire destroys homes, forces hundreds to flee 01-Aug-15, 2:39 AM| Curtis Skinner, Reuters A rapidly growing wildfire burned largely unchecked in Northern California's ranch county on Friday after destroying three homes and forcing hundreds of people to flee.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 31 to August 2: Dance concerts, craft fairs, and a pet expo Enjoy a variety of activities from art festivals, craft pairs, pet activities, and more as you unwind this weekend
WEEKEND CHEF | Recipe: Gourmet Chicken Liver Pâté by The French Baker’s Johnlu Koa Learn how to prepare this rich and flavorful food treat that's actually so easy to make.
Dine CALABARZON | Ige Ramos: ‘Heritage cuisine should be preserved for future generations’ The magazine editor and award-winning book designer presents the rich history of Cavite cuisine.
Mascots, Chickenjoy, and now, art activities and museum passes in Jollibee kiddie parties WEEKEND CHEF | Recipe: Gourmet Chicken Liver Pâté by The French Baker’s Johnlu Koa Ballet Philippines’ 46th season: With ‘Dance Spring’ comes a new crop of principal dancers WEEKEND GUIDE | July 31 to August 2: Dance concerts, craft fairs, and a pet expo #DineCALABARZON | An Mercado-Alcantara: ‘Small is big’ in local tourism Dine CALABARZON | Ige Ramos: ‘Heritage cuisine should be preserved for future generations’ At Dine Philippines 2015′s CALABARZON leg, promoting local cuisine as a destination