Typhoon Dodong enters PAR, stormy Mother's Day weekend ahead - Pagasa 07-May-15, 6:56 AM | Rommel Rio, News 5
MILF forms political party, to participate in 2016 elections 07-May-15, 3:41 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
Sulu police rescue businesswoman, kill 5 Abu Sayyaf abductors 07-May-15, 2:36 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Gapos Gang members gunned down in Cavite 07-May-15, 2:48 AM | JV Arcena, News5
AFP sees fewer bombings in Mindanao with deaths of Marwan, Usman 07-May-15, 12:03 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
MILF forms political party, to participate in 2016 elections 07-May-15, 03:41 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
MILF forms political party, to participate in 2016 elections 07-May-15, 3:41 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Saying it is determined to leave the armed struggle and join mainstream politics, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) has organized a political party for the 2016 elections.
China warns Philippine military planes: Stay away from disputed areas 07-May-15, 2:52 PM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters China has warned Philippine air force and navy planes at least six times to leave areas around the disputed South China Sea, the Philippine military commander responsible for the region told a Senate hearing on Thursday.
VIDEO | DOJ sees hand of int'l drug ring in overseas trips of Veloso recruiter 07-May-15, 12:03 AM | Kaye Imson, News5 | InterAksyon.com According to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, Cristina Sergio appeared to have been a drug mule herself before she was tapped to recruit innocent jobseekers to set up as couriers like Mary Jane Veloso, who remains on Indonesia's death row.
BREAKING NEWS as of 07-May-15, 4:20 PM MILF forms political party, to participate in 2016 electionsChinese reclamation has overtaken all national security concerns – NSA execChina warns Philippine military planes: Stay away from disputed areasSulu police rescue businesswoman, kill 5 Abu Sayyaf abductorsAdmin lawmaker twits opposition for bashing new Comelec execsIndonesian court postpones appeal of Frenchman on death rowManila Water's first-quarter earnings flatWhy UNICEF developed local social plan in Myanmar's Chin StateCriminal raps vs. Veloso's recruiters submitted to DOJ for resolutionSecurity Bank more than doubles first-quarter net incomeCA to hear contempt charges vs. De Lima, Kid Pena on MondayBIR to close 52 erring establishments in Davao Region'Most wanted' kidnapping suspect slain resisting arrestClark airport operations back to normal - CAAPNatural, man-made calamities threaten $1.14-billion Philippine banana export industry
Manila Water's first-quarter earnings flat Revenue rose 5 percent year-on-year.
Security Bank more than doubles first-quarter net income Net interest income rose 4 percent, as the bank grew its loan portfolio by a fifth.
BIR to close 52 erring establishments in Davao Region The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in Region 11 is closing down 52 business establishments as government strengthens Oplan Kandado this week.
Natural, man-made calamities threaten $1.14-billion Philippine banana export industry Oil falls after hitting 2015 highs, markets still well supplied Philippine stocks drop as global rout enters second day Asia slides, euro at two-month peak as global bond rout rattles markets Customs files smuggling charges against sugar importer Shanghai bans officials' families from running businesses Boracay in maximum alert ahead of APEC Summit
Chinese reclamation has overtaken all national security concerns – NSA exec 07-May-15, 3:24 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com National Security Administration Director-General Cesar P. Garcia Jr., on Thursday told a Senate committee that China's massive reclamation projects in the West Philippine Sea have overtaken all national security concerns of the country.
JV vows to push probe of chopper purchase as Chiz asks where AFP modernization funds went 06-May-15, 7:00 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator JV Ejercito has vowed to continue the investigation into the questioned P1.2-billion purchase of 'antiquated' UH-1 helicopters despite the Department of National Defense's confirmation that the procurement program had been partially terminated.
VIDEO | Thai who insulted Filipinos opts for voluntary deportation 06-May-15, 8:29 PM| Ferdinand G. Patinio, PNA | Video Report by Ina Zara, News5 The Thai whose offensive online posts enraged many netizens has opted for voluntary deportation after surrendering himself to the Bureau of Immigration Wednesday.
Hybrid system of manual voting, automated canvassing pitched for 2016 elections 06-May-15, 3:22 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Saying time was running out for the task of refurbishing the 82,000 Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines, a lawmaker on Wednesday pushed for a hybrid system of elections for May 2016.
VIDEO | 3 Pinoy fishers hurt as China CG water cannons them in Panatag Shoal 07-May-15, 9:18 AM| Carla Lim, News5 In yet another case of harassment, three Filipino fishermen were injured and their fishing equipment destroyed after the Chinese Coast Guard sprayed water cannon on them while they were fishing in the Panatag Shoal on April 18.
COME OUT, BE TESTED | People at risk of HIV urged to undergo tests as 8,000 new cases seen in 2015 06-May-15, 6:07 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com As it stares at the possibility of having some 8,000 new HIV cases recorded this year, the Department of Health has made an urgent appeal to people at risk of contracting the AIDS virus to submit themselves to voluntary testing.
AFP admits MILF killed Usman 06-May-15, 1:19 PM| InterAksyon.com The Armed Forces of the Philippines admitted Wednesday that it was the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, not government assets or his own followers, who killed wanted bomb maker Abdul Basit Usman in Maguindanao province early this week.
Conflicts displace record 38 million people - watchdog 06-May-15, 7:59 PM| Nina Larson, Agence France-Presse Conflicts and violence in places like Syria and Ukraine have displaced a record 38 million people inside their own countries, equivalent to the total populations of New York, London and Beijing, a watchdog group said Wednesday.
VIDEO | PUP students invent apparatus that can create electricity from filthy sewage water The young scientists are set to present their invention in a prestigious competition in Paris this year.
Rags2Riches’ ’Viaje’: Bags that transform in a snap, aim to change communities It’s a bag collection especially for the “curious adventurers and passionate storytellers.”
Kids from shelter home express their touching dreams at Uniqlo’s Create-tee-vity program The global retail brand treats kids to an afternoon of fun and self-empowerment through art.
VIDEO | PUP students invent apparatus that can create electricity from filthy sewage water Kids from shelter home express their touching dreams at Uniqlo’s Create-tee-vity program Rags2Riches’ ’Viaje’: Bags that transform in a snap, aim to change communities STYLE SMARTS | Four easy summer trends to try now ‘Lack of funding, absence of nerve’: Patrick Flores on Philippines’ 51-year ‘no show’ at Venice Bien Cebu Pacific offers new GetGo lifestyle rewards program for ‘every Juan’ Ambassadors as fashion models? At Global Fashion Flair II, diplomats sashay for a noble cause