Archbishop Cruz backs FM burial in Ilocos with honors; Lacierda says PNoy stance stays 24-Sep-14, 5:25 AM | Toni Tamondong and Gerard dela Pena, Radyo5
PNoy calls for decisive global action to address climate change 24-Sep-14, 3:35 AM | InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Valenzuela residents starting to fall ill, seek faster clean-up of fishkill 24-Sep-14, 2:30 AM | JV Arcena, News5
DOJ hails recusation move of Taguig judge who granted bail to Cedric, Deniece, Zimmer 24-Sep-14, 12:17 AM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com
AUDIO | Bangsamoro hearing: proponents told to clarify issues on wealth- and power-sharing 23-Sep-14, 6:45 PM | Raul Otieco, Radyo5 | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
NOW YOU SEE IT, NOW YOU DON'T | A photography lesson, courtesy of Torre de Manila 22-September-14, 06:01 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
SC sacks Sandiganbayan Justice Gregory Ong over links to Napoles 23-Sep-14, 2:27 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com | With Trish Roque, Radyo5 (UPDATE 3 - 11:40pm.) The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Gregory Ong for gross misconduct and violations of the Judicial Code of Conduct. Ong had been tagged as contact of businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles, the central figure in the PDAF 'pork barrel' scandal.
With P2-B DAP funds unaccounted for, why is Congress willing to let DBM bury DAP secrets? - Tiangco 23-Sep-14, 4:03 PM | InterAksyon.com Unfazed by his Administration peers painting him as a just a troublemaker obstructing the budget process, Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco Tuesday said that from P1.1-2.1 billion in DAP funds remained unaccounted for, and it is clear the DBM will keep stalling on his demands for full documentation.
Instead of total ban, provincial buses allowed in Metro Manila from 12 p.m. to 4 a.m. - LTFRB 24-Sep-14, 9:22 AM | InterAksyon.com The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Tuesday approved a window hour for provincial buses from Southern Luzon, Bicol, and Visayas region entering Metro Manila.
BREAKING NEWS as of 24-Sep-14, 12:20 PM 'Do not trample' Bangsamoro dreams, MILF chief negotiator urges lawmakersResorts World operator takes control of leisure resort developerGuingona pushes probe on Tondo informal settlers' plea for onsite housing, not evictionGovernment to put up potable water pumps in 10 provinces#BOYCOTTBENCH | Netizens react to Coco Martin walking woman on a leash in fashion show, Bench apologizesRustan's Group may defer IPO of specialty retail arm3 kids die in Caloocan fire'We didn’t know it was DAP but money was spent well' - lawmakersInstead of total ban, provincial buses allowed in Metro Manila from 12 p.m. to 4 a.m. - LTFRBEnjoy good weather until the weekend - PAGASAAsia stocks dip, lower yields keep dollar in checkSeveral villages in Mlang, North Cotabato floodedIKEA's next makeover challenge: itselfRelative peace in Gaza, West Bank, Israel prompts POEA to allow deployment of OFWsRight-wing US author sentenced in campaign scheme
Resorts World operator takes control of leisure resort developer Travellers International Hotel Group Inc has taken over the company that will develop an integrated resort and entertainment complex in the Entertainment City.
Government to put up potable water pumps in 10 provinces The Department of Budget and Management approved the release of P565 million for the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA).
Rustan's Group may defer IPO of specialty retail arm SSI Group Inc plans to raise P12.42 billion from the IPO.
Asia stocks dip, lower yields keep dollar in check IKEA's next makeover challenge: itself WTO cuts world trade growth forecasts for 2014 and 2015 Global stocks fall on weak data, air strikes in Syria Cebu Pacific dominates domestic routes in 1H, but PAL stays ahead in international market Philippine property market to remain 'rosy' until 2016 -- CBRE Trading restriction on government debt lifted
World leaders urged to change course at UN climate summit 23-Sep-14, 1:32 PM | Carole Landry, Agence France-Presse The largest gathering of world leaders on climate change opens at the United Nations on Tuesday amid calls for action to put the planet on course toward reversing global warming.
SC rejects proposal to create 2 special Sandiganbayan divisions for pork barrel cases 23-Sep-14, 2:36 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 6:15PM- The Supreme Court has rejected the creation of two special division of the Sandiganbayan to handle the plunder and graft charges arising from the pork barrel scam.
SM to pull out controversial 'not rape' shirt from shelves after social media uproar 23-Sep-14, 1:53 PM| Tricia Aquino, Photo by Karen Kunawicz on Facebook After a photo of a shirt captioned "It's not rape. It's a snuggle with a struggle" being sold in a mall went viral after being posted online Monday night, mall operators said they pulled out the product and were investigating how it ended up on the shelves in the first place.
Relative peace in Gaza, West Bank, Israel prompts POEA to allow deployment of OFWs 24-Sep-14, 8:30 AM| InterAksyon.com As the security situation improves in Gaza, West Bank, and Israel, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) is allowing overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) back to these areas.
Ebola cases could hit 20,000 by Nov unless efforts vs outbreak intensified - WHO 23-Sep-14, 12:33 PM| Agence France-Presse The number of Ebola infections will triple to 20,000 by November, soaring by the thousands every week if efforts are not significantly stepped up to stop the outbreak, the WHO warned Tuesday.
PNP PIO cries foul over corruption claims vs Purisima; Poe says chief should bare his SALN 23-Sep-14, 4:17 PM| Jaime Sinapit and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 7:25PM- The PNP chief is in hot water for allegedly not fully declaring his wealth in his Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth.
Archbishop Cruz backs FM burial in Ilocos with honors; Lacierda says PNoy stance stays 24-Sep-14, 5:25 AM| Toni Tamondong and Gerard dela Pena, Radyo5 The recommendation - made two years ago by a study group led by Vice President Jejomar Binay - to have former president Ferdinand Marcos buried in his hometown and not at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, but with military honors, has received support from an outspoken prelate.
DAP LIST | Lawmakers who endorsed projects for funding, and sums involved, as culled from DBM 23-Sep-14, 6:04 PM| InterAksyon.com Here's the list of lawmaker-proponents of DAP and the funds assigned to their projects, as culled from DBM site by the office of Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco.
VIDEO | Orange bike donations benefit indigenous school children in Zambales From two-hour long treks to a few minutes of relaxed biking, indigenous kids from Zambales look forward to happy school days. Thanks to ING Bank…
#BOYCOTTBENCH | Netizens react to Coco Martin walking woman on a leash in fashion show, Bench apologizes The lingerie fashion show has crossed the line, say netizens, and has been described as dehumanizing especially to women.
The Filipiniana is queen at Makati City’s Kasuotang Pilipino fashion show Designers Ben Farrales, Albert Andrada, Ronaldo Arnaldo, Pablo Cabahug, Luis delos Santos, and Kaye Morales showed guests just how beautiful traditional Filipiniana could be
#BOYCOTTBENCH | Netizens react to Coco Martin walking woman on a leash in fashion show, Bench apologizes VIDEO | Orange bike donations benefit indigenous school children in Zambales The Filipiniana is queen at Makati City’s Kasuotang Pilipino fashion show Albert Andrada, Avel Bacudio to represent PH in Asia Fashion Week in Malaysia At 29th Negros Trade Fair, it’s business as usual with a passion and cause TRAVEL ABROAD | 5 things to do at HK’s Ocean Park for Halloween 2014 HOTEL OF THE WEEK | La Chevrerie Resort and Spa in Anilao, Batangas