Perform mandate, Belmonte tells Pacquiao, absentee lawmakers 21-Oct-14, 2:58 AM | Jove Francisco, Radyo5
No need to revoke VFA, says President Aquino 21-Oct-14, 6:07 AM | Philippines News Agency
VIDEOS | Bus hostages turn to social media, recall ordeal in Monday morning crisis at NLEX 21-Oct-14, 12:41 AM | InterAksyon.com | Video reports by Marlene Alcaide and Jeff Caparas, News5
DFA: 4 US witnesses in Laude slay have left the Philippines 21-Oct-14, 6:18 AM | Michaela Del Callar, Philippine News Agency
GONE IN 60 SECONDS | 4 ADU students robbed of laptop inside jeepney 20-Oct-14, 3:23 PM | InterAksyon.com
SYNOD POSTCRIPT | The spirit blows where he will: a church confronts change 20-October-14, 06:53 PM | Socrates B. Villegas, Archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan and CBCP President READ MORE
Aquino says US ties above transgender murder 20-Oct-14, 6:54 PM | Agence France-Presse Under bilateral agreement, the United States has primary custody over its personnel accused before Philippine courts, but the Philippines has criminal jurisdiction.
PNoy: 'Binay asked me to intervene in Senate probe' 20-Oct-14, 12:06 PM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 2, 5:42 PM - President Aquino said VP Binay had asked him to intervene in anti-corruption investigations initiated by senators and the Department of Justice. Binay's spokesman explained the context of that request.
Palo folk stand to lose homes, cultural landmarks, to Pope's visit 20-Oct-14, 8:16 PM | Lottie Salarda, InterAksyon.com (text and photos) What Yolanda failed to do the government may succeed in doing - the destruction of houses and structures, many still being repaired - to widen the highway leading to the seat of the Palo archdiocese in time for Pope Francis' visit.
BREAKING NEWS as of 21-Oct-14, 8:29 AM Pollution in pregnancy linked to lung damage in childEx-Davao del Sur governor accused in journalist slay surrenderUS drone crashes at Niger airportIN THE WORLD'S RICHEST COUNTRY | UN rights experts decry Detroit water shut-offsMonica Lewinsky gives speech, joins TwitterDFA: 4 US witnesses in Laude slay have left the PhilippinesNo need to revoke VFA, says President AquinoThird UN employee dies from EbolaGroup seeks P1 reduction in jeepney fares amid rollback in oil pricesIndia court jails five for life for gang-rape of call center workerDOH: No final finding yet on mysterious disease that killed 10 in Sultan Kudarat'Too monastic for me,' says Obama of becoming a Supreme Court justicePerform mandate, Belmonte tells Pacquiao, absentee lawmakersComet makes rare close pass by Mars as spacecraft watchTurkey shifts strategy to help Iraqi Kurdish fighters into Kobane
Smart wins respite from Appeals Court over text messaging refund The refund from the three telcos subject of the NTC order would amount to more than P7 billion.
U.S. agribusiness firms on 2-day trade mission in Manila The trade mission is aimed at securing import and distribution deals.
Bidding for LRT2 maintenance contract deferred The contract budget has been reduced to P1.15 billion from the original amount of P1.33 billion.
A. Brown affiliate to commission new power plant in Mindanao Bangko Sentral hikes minimum capital, tighthens loan collateral rules SSS accredits 9 cooperatives as collecting agents PH stock index takes cue from overseas markets, stays above 7,000-mark 6 groups seek qualification for Bulacan water supply PPP project Government infra spending seen key to sustaining Philippines' robust economic growth Philippines sheds foreign exchange for a ninth month
DOE: 2015 power crisis an issue of reserves, not supply; negotiated deals for gensets junked 20-Oct-14, 5:21 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Pressed by lawmakers on Monday on the real energy situation in the country that would necessitate emergency powers for President Benigno Aquino III, the Department of Energy (DOE) acknowledged that the scenario in the summer months of 2015 was not as bad, after all.
VIDEO | German fiance attends Laude's wake, silently weeps over Jennifer's brutal death 20-Oct-14, 6:15 PM | Patricia Mangune and Mon Gualvez, News5 Nine days after Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude was brutally killed in an Olongapo City motel, the victim's German fiance finally arrived in the Philippines to attend Laude's wake.
2015 budget's passage to ruin all reforms, castrate Congress - watchdog alliance 20-Oct-14, 6:04 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com An alliance of budget watchdogs on Monday warned the House of Representatives that passage of the proposed 2015 national budget as it stands - containing lump sum appropriations and redefining the concept of savings - will be tantamount to Congress forfeiting its mandate as keeper of the purse.
Task Force Josie formed to probe disappearance of CamNorte gov's wife 20-Oct-14, 8:42 PM| InterAksyon.com and News5 The wife of Camarines Norte Governor Edgardo Tallado has been missing since October 17, but authorities remain clueless on what could have happened to her. The police has formed Task Force Josie to lead the probe on her disappearance.
SWS poll result says 79% say VP Binay should respond to corruption allegations 20-Oct-14, 3:48 PM| Lira Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The results revealed that 79 percent agree (57% strongly agree, 22% somewhat agree); 10% disagree; and, 11% were undecided.
VIDEOS | Bus hostages turn to social media, recall ordeal in Monday morning crisis at NLEX 21-Oct-14, 12:41 AM| InterAksyon.com | Video reports by Marlene Alcaide and Jeff Caparas, News5 Some bus passengers took to social media to recount what was happening, and also gave their accounts later, as a man described quite unstable held them hostage with a knife as the Everlasting bus they rode neared the Sta. Rita toll gate at NLEX Monday morning.
'Church shouldn't fear change,' says Pope at close of synod divided over homosexuality 20-Oct-14, 7:48 AM| Philip Pullella, Reuters Pope Francis has closed an assembly of Catholic bishops that revealed deep divisions on how to respond to homosexuality and divorce, saying on Sunday the Church should not be afraid of change and new challenges.
Bidding for LRT2 maintenance contract deferred 20-Oct-14, 5:46 PM| Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com The contract budget has been reduced to P1.15 billion from the original amount of P1.33 billion.
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Unfazed by competition, Uniqlo moves forward with its retail domination Uniqlo Philippines opens more stores, offers new collection for Holiday 2014.
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