FIBA World Cup: Gilas Pilipinas falls just short of overtime upset of favored Croatia 30-Aug-14, 8:43 PM | InterAksyon.com
German national commits suicide in Masbate 31-Aug-14, 6:33 AM | Philippines News Agency
Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking 31-Aug-14, 3:36 AM | Agence France-Presse
Paul McCartney urges Scots to stick with UK 31-Aug-14, 2:46 AM | Agence France-Presse
Filipino workers can compete with its Asian neighbors, says Palace 30-Aug-14, 11:07 PM | Philippines News Agency
MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view 30-August-14, 09:40 AM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
32 Filipino peacekeepers evacuated, others under attack - UN 31-Aug-14, 6:04 AM | Agence France-Presse Thirty-two Filipino United Nations peacekeepers have been evacuated after being caught up in heavy fighting on the Golan Heights while others remain under fire, the UN confirmed Saturday.
FIBA World Cup: Gilas Pilipinas falls just short of overtime upset of favored Croatia 30-Aug-14, 8:43 PM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine national menâs basketball team came close to a shocking introduction to world stage after giving Group B favorite Croatia all it could handle in an 81-78 overtime loss in the opening contest of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Seville, Spain.
Malaysia Airlines to dismiss over 6,000 employees 30-Aug-14, 5:21 AM | Philippine News Agency | RIA Novosti Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has announced plans to dismiss more than 6,000 employees and change chief executives in an attempt to save company from bankruptcy, Azman Mohtar, head of Malaysian state investment fund Khazanah Nasional, which has taken control of the airline, told reporters.
BREAKING NEWS as of 31-Aug-14, 8:10 AM Indigenous people in Iloilo want to be co-owner of Jalaur River projectAbducted engineer, 2 others freed In Lanao del SurGerman national commits suicide in Masbate32 Filipino peacekeepers evacuated, others under attack - UNEcuador nuns go public for first time in 150 yearsEbola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarkingIraq gets Russian Mi-28 attack helicopters: ministryBombardier CSeries suffers setback as first client backs offPaul McCartney urges Scots to stick with UKCommonwealth urges Lesotho military to return civilian ruleTroops 'liberate' Islamist stronghold in Somalia offensiveEbola hits 5th African country; experimental drug heals all monkeys in studyRussia 'practically in war with Europe': Lithuanian presidentEgypt court commutes Brotherhood leader's death sentenceSyria rebels besiege UN position near Golan Heights
Bombardier CSeries suffers setback as first client backs off Sweden's Braathens Aviation said it no longer wishes to be the first operator of Bombardier's new CSeries jets, adding to the troubled Canadian manufacturer's woes.
Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp The revamp comes after two disasters, the first involving a plane that went missing and the second a plane that was shot down by Ukrainian…
3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Dalian Wanda, Tencent and Baidu will team up to for the world's biggest online-to-offline e-commerce platform.
Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Napocor resumes water releases from Angat Dam for irrigation PH stock index down a second session on profit-taking DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low Money supply growth slips below 20 pct at start of 2H
MMC to implement one-truck lane policy along C-5 Road starting Sept. 1 30-Aug-14, 7:50 AM | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, Philippine News Agency The Metro Manila Council (MMC) passed on Friday a resolution setting a one-truck lane policy along the stretch of the Circumferential Road 5 (C-5) for implementation beginning Sept. 1.
BJMP facility shootout in Zambo Norte: 3 dead, 8 wounded 30-Aug-14, 12:30 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com An apparent jailbreak attempt Friday night sparked a shootout inside a Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Zamboanga del Norte, leading to the deaths of three persons and injuries to eight others.
TUCP: 379 OFWs tested HIV-positive from January to July 30-Aug-14, 7:43 PM| Pots de Leon, InterAksyon.com The prevalence rate is a 23% increase from the same period last year.
De Lima orders raps vs ex-Davao del Sur gov, mayor for journalist's murder 29-Aug-14, 9:50 AM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:12 p.m.) Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has ordered the filing of murder charges against former Davao del Sur Governor Douglas Cagas and a town mayor for the killing of a journalist in Digos City in 2010.
West Africa Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000, spread further - WHO 29-Aug-14, 7:43 AM| Stephanie Nebehay and Tim Cocks, Reuters The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect over 20,000 people and spread to more countries, the UN health agency said on Thursday, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars is needed to overcome the outbreak.
Sharon Cuneta severs ties with TV5 30-Aug-14, 8:46 AM| InterAksyon.com Sharon Cuneta has rescinded her contract with TV5. The singer-actress-TV host made the announcement late Friday in four successive messages to her Twitter followers.
DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low 29-Aug-14, 4:44 PM| Scarlet Venilia, InterAksyon.com The BSP's business confidence index in the third quarter revisited the lows seen in 2011 when government curtailed spending.
Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen 'runs off with crown' 30-Aug-14, 4:28 AM| Agence France-Presse A Myanmar beauty queen dethroned for alleged misconduct has absconded with her crown and free breast implants, the organizer said Friday.
7 items to love at the MaArte Fair Look what we found at this year's artisanal fair at Rockwell tent area, August 29 to 31.
WEEKEND CHEF | It’s time to make Dumaguete’s popular Sinuglaw dish Create this unique pork and tuna dish deliciously put together by a combination of creamy coconut milk and vinegar dressing.
CHOW BUZZ I Global eats in small plates at Rockwell’s new Chef du Partie Celebrate the flavors of the world in a plate—and drink as you please with bubbly cocktails that come with ladies' names.
7 items to love at the MaArte Fair NOMAD’S LENS | The streets are alive at Cagayan de Oro’s Higalaay Kagay-an festival WEEKEND CHEF | It’s time to make Dumaguete’s popular Sinuglaw dish CHOW BUZZ I Global eats in small plates at Rockwell’s new Chef du Partie WEEKEND GUIDE | Aug. 29 to 31: MaARTe Fair, silent films, and red-hot sales CITIZEN MANILA | Tattoo artist Joel Ricafort, 35, and his living canvas A season of awards for Nora Aunor this month