Casualty count from storm Mario and Habagat rains: 5 dead, 1 missing 19-Sep-14, 7:21 PM | Jaime Sinapit and Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
CORRUPTION UNDER MARTIAL LAW | Marcos and his 'temple of doom' 20-Sep-14, 10:17 PM | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com
Close to P100M damage on roads in 3 regions by Tropical Storm 'Mario' 21-Sep-14, 12:30 AM | Ferdinand G. Patinio, Philippines News Agency
Internet moguls Musk, Bezos shake up US space race 21-Sep-14, 3:47 AM |
F1 2014 | Hamilton snatches dramatic pole from Rosberg 21-Sep-14, 12:50 AM | Agence France-Presse
CORRUPTION UNDER MARTIAL LAW | Marcos and his 'temple of doom' 20-September-14, 10:17 PM | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
'Mario' leaves at least 7 dead, intensifies as it moves away from Northern Luzon 20-Sep-14, 8:03 AM | Jaime Sinapit, Pots de Leon and Imelda V. Albano, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 3 - 8:17 p.m.) Tropical storm 'Mario' began heading out of the country Saturday after leaving at least seven persons dead and affecting more than half a million others when it triggered torrential rains that inundated Metro Manila and several Luzon provinces Friday.
VIDEO | Many Bulacan areas remain flooded after Storm Mario 20-Sep-14, 6:27 PM | James Beltran, News5 Large areas of Bulacan Province remained under flood waters spawned Friday by Storm Mario and accentuated by the southwest monsoon and high-tide conditions.
French jets strike in Iraq, expanding U.S.-led campaign vs Islamic State 20-Sep-14, 8:48 PM | Reuters President Francois Hollande said Rafale jets hit "a logistics depot of the terrorists" near the city of Mosul.
BREAKING NEWS as of 21-Sep-14, 3:57 AM Internet moguls Musk, Bezos shake up US space raceWorld united in fight against ISIL: US President Barack ObamaIsraeli-Palestinian talks to resume Wednesday: officialsEconomic injustice theme of Pope, Kirchner meetVIDEO | Apple fans line up to buy up new iPhonesDSWD gives P5.18-M in aid for ‘Mario’ evacueesPrince William met by cheering crowds in MaltaBelgium thwarts jihadist attacks: reportNATO says Russian forces 'still inside Ukraine'Albania's lesson in Muslim-Christian toleranceF1 2014 | Hamilton snatches dramatic pole from RosbergClose to P100M damage on roads in 3 regions by Tropical Storm 'Mario'Nigerian President visits collapsed building as death toll hits 86Jihadists in social network cross-hairsSyria Kurds flood into Turkey, fleeing IS jihadists
Telcos say networks still up despite heavy rains, flooding in Metro Manila The PLDT Group has set up free call stations, whereas Globe is offering free charging stations.
Smart unveils anti-scam campaign Smart's campaign comes ahead of the Christmas season when text scams proliferate.
Premium Leisure suspends trading, begins roadshow for share sale (UPDATED 5:15 p.m.) Premium Leisure, formerly Sinophil Corp, holds the gaming assets of Henry Sy and family after their transfer from Belle Corp.
GT Capital's power sector arm turns on new Cebu plant ahead of schedule PNoy says foreign bank wants to 'globalize' the peso Japan government cuts economic view, warns of stalling consumption Sterling soars on Scottish vote, Asian shares rise Parts of Meralco franchise area, Luzon cut off from power by 'Mario' MRT, LRT operational despite flooding across Metro Manila Banks suspend operations in flooded areas
PHOTOS | With support from their 'fans,' Netizens clean up after the storm 20-Sep-14, 12:19 PM | Patricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com With sunny skies on the day after tropical storm Mario flooded Metro Manila, Filipinos had another sort of disaster to face: putting their homes back in order.
Australia to introduce tougher anti-terror laws 20-Sep-14, 11:09 AM | Agence France-Presse The Australian government will introduce tough new legislation in parliament next week to tackle terrorism, reports said Saturday, in the aftermath of the biggest crackdown in the country's history.
Tap unspent P180-B Malampaya, energy royalties for emergency power needs: Recto 20-Sep-14, 6:40 AM| InterAksyon.com Unspent royalty payments from Malampaya and other energy projects are expected to reach P180 billion by the end of year making it an abundant source of funds for projects that the government may undertake once Congress grants President Benigno Aquino III emergency powers to tackle the looming energy
DOLE reiterates inclement weather pay rules for workers 20-Sep-14, 5:54 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Labor Department says private sector employers should follow guidelines on pay rules for inclement weather duty.
Navy rescues 53 as boat capsizes off Cebu 20-Sep-14, 6:58 AM| Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 11:26 a.m.) Navy personnel rescued all 53 passengers and crew of a boat that capsized off Talisay City, Cebu Friday afternoon but several more are believed to be missing.
FOCUS | Pinoy 'Warrior Peacekeepers': More than 50 years building a sterling, battle-scarred record 19-Sep-14, 3:06 PM| Joel Guinto, Agence France-Presse Filipinos bring a unique mix to the UN's peacekeeping missions with their internationally renowned friendliness and battlefield experience. 'We wave, we smile, we shake hands, we greet good morning, good afternoon and good evening and in the local language as well,' says one Filipino commander.
VIDEO | Alert level still high for Mayon Volcano; steady rains cause lahar flow 19-Sep-14, 8:38 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com | Video report by Jun Loyola, News5 Mayon Volcano remains a potent threat to Albay province residents as alert level 3 is still in effect, according to the NDRRMC. Compounding the peril, constant, heavy rains washed down lahar to low-lying areas late Thursday, causing fear among residents.
TULONG KAPATID | Outreach unit of MVP Group deploys for flood victims, airs call for donations 19-Sep-14, 11:37 AM| InterAksyon.com The Tulong Kapatid outreach unit of the MVP Group of Companies, led by PLDT-Smart Foundation and Alagang Kapatid Foundation, have deployed resources to quickly respond to victims of massive flooding spawned by heavy Habagat rains pushed by tropical storm Mario.
WEEKEND GUIDE | Sept. 19 to 21: Salcedo Auctions, Manila Int’l Book Fair, and European movies It's a busy weekend filled with auctions, ballet, musical plays, an anime event, and a book fair.
35th Manila Int’l Book Fair: Celebrity authors, big discounts, and cosplay All the local and foreign books to love at this annual gathering of booksellers, publishers, authors, and book lovers.
UPDATED | Dr. Francisco F. Feliciano, National Artist for Music, dies at 73 Founder of Asian Institute of Liturgy and Music joined his Creator on Friday morning, September 19.
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