Amihan and extreme end of cold front to bring isolated rain over Luzon, Visayas - Pagasa Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 7:40 AM | Rommel Rio, News 5
COCKTALES | Domingo looks ahead to foreign fellowship as he leaves DTI Dec. 31 Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 7:20 AM | Victor C. Agustin
IS executes 3,500 in Syria since declaring 'caliphate': monitor Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 12:20 AM | Agence France-Presse
COP21: Conference of Hope Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 12:57 AM | Renee Julienne Karunungan, Special to InterAksyon.com
CLIMATE TALKS, THE ABC'S | Know your AOSIS from your ALBA Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 1:35 PM | Agence France-Presse
FOCUS | Climate change and conflict, a perfect storm 29-November-15 01:05 PM | Mariëtte Le Roux, Agence France-Presse READ MORE
IS executes 3,500 in Syria since declaring 'caliphate': monitor Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 12:20 AM | Agence France-Presse The Islamic State group has executed more than 3,500 people in Syria, including nearly 2,000 civilians, since declaring its "caliphate" in June last year, a monitor said Sunday.
Duterte bares 8 names he is endorsing for the Senate Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 7:33 AM | Lilybeth G. Ison, Philippines News Agency Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte has listed eight senatorial aspirants he is endorsing for the 2016 national elections.
FOCUS | Climate change and conflict, a perfect storm Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 1:05 PM | Mariëtte Le Roux, Agence France-Presse Reports have suggested water scarcity, exacerbated by global warming, has fuelled deadly conflicts in the Middle East and Africa, swelling the flood of refugees seeking a better life in Europe and elsewhere. Experts warn the situation is likely to worsen as climate conditions become more hostile.
BREAKING NEWS as of Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 10:38 AM Fossil fuel divestment drive gains momentumNegotiators grab headstart on monumental climate challengeAmihan and extreme end of cold front to bring isolated rain over Luzon, Visayas - PagasaCOCKTALES | Domingo looks ahead to foreign fellowship as he leaves DTI Dec. 31Pope opens 'Holy Door' in Bangui ahead of Catholic Jubilee yearBACKGROUNDER | SDR, the IMF's special international reserve assetObama heads to Paris with hope for climate change dealCOP21: Conference of HopeIS executes 3,500 in Syria since declaring 'caliphate': monitorItaly farmers call for Christmas blacklist of planet-polluting foodCentral African Republic leader seeks pope's 'forgiveness' for sectarian violenceParis climate deal 'more likely' due to Commonwealth accordPoe tells DFA to use legal assistance fund for distressed OFWsLie detectors, solitary confinement: How S. Korea screens refugees, detects N. Korea spiesTrump reframes claim that Muslims cheered 9/11
Fossil fuel divestment drive gains momentum The campaign to sell off investments in fossil fuel projects, particularly those involving coal, is no longer a fringe movement as big players like banks…
BACKGROUNDER | SDR, the IMF's special international reserve asset The Special Drawing Right has been the International Monetary Fund's 'artificial currency' since 1969, used notably to calculate the interest rates it charges on loans…
Publish 'Feesbook' of permits, licenses to promote ease of doing business, cut red tape: Recto The national government expects to collect P40 billion in “fees and charges” for permits and licenses next year, prompting Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph G. Recto…
Ma's South China Morning Post takeover a double-edged sword IMF poised to put Chinese yuan in elite currency basket Investors eyeing retail stocks revival unlikely to be cheered by holiday shopping 16 Dagupan farmers get P5,700 to P33,000 insurance for crop losses due to typhoons Kabayan, Lando Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff Negros organic farmers festival sales reach P1.6 million SSS posts 10% growth in contributions, collects P98.26B in 9 months
'THERE IS NO PLANET B' | Worldwide rallies demand action on climate change Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 4:42 PM | Martin Parry, Agence France-Presse Tens of thousands marched across Australia Sunday on a third day of worldwide rallies as pressure mounts on global leaders to strike a pact on cutting greenhouse gases at crucial talks in still-shaken Paris.
Publish 'Feesbook' of permits, licenses to promote ease of doing business, cut red tape: Recto Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 7:21 PM | InterAksyon.com The national government expects to collect P40 billion in “fees and charges” for permits and licenses next year, prompting Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph G. Recto to call for the publication of an online "Feesbook", detailing the cost and time needed to get the documents.
#TINDOGTAYO2016 | Miriam bares plans for PH disaster response, cites most vulnerable groups Sat, Nov 28, 2015, 9:24 AM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com | Photo by Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago pushes laws to promote the protection of those who are most vulnerable when disaster strikes.
GOTCHA! | Abu Sayyaf man tagged in Sabah kidnappings nabbed in Sulu after road crash Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 4:03 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com All military units went on alert Sunday for possible retaliation from the Abu Sayyaf Group ASG following the arrest of a key aide of two ASG believed behind a rash of kidnappings in Sabah and Tawi-tawi.
Southern Leyte needs P425.6 million to prevent landslides, falling rocks along national roads Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 12:27 PM| Philippines News Agency The government needs P425.6 million to completely solve the perennial problem of landslides and falling rocks in some portion of the national highway in Sogod town.
Paris climate deal 'more likely' due to Commonwealth accord Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 10:58 PM| Robin Millard, Ella Ide, Agence France-Presse A climate change agreement signed by the Commonwealth has made clinching a deal at the upcoming Paris COP21 talks more likely, the 53-country organisation said Sunday.
VIDEO | PCGG wants Imelda jewels sold before end of PNoy’s term Sat, Nov 28, 2015, 1:19 AM| Dale de Vera, News5 If the Presidential Commission on Good Government would have its way, it wants the sequestered jewels of former first lady Imelda Marcos sold before the term of President Benigno Aquino III ends in 2016.
Protests in UK, Spain as momentum builds to join Syria strikes Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 6:34 AM| Dario Thuburn and Mohammed Abbas, Agence France-Presse Several thousand people marched Saturday in London and Madrid against their respective government's involvement in the Syrian conflict.
VIDEO | Parents better watch out: Watchdog lists worst toys for Holiday 2015 With their announcement of the "10 Worst Toys," toy safety advocates urge parents to research on play things they'll be giving as presents to their…
FAMILY MATTERS | Current laws challenge families in dealing with drug abuse Legal loopholes make it accessible for the accused to pursue one's addiction.
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What's for breakfast? New Nestlé book shares two-step recipes for healthy morning meals FAMILY MATTERS | Current laws challenge families in dealing with drug abuse VIDEO | Parents better watch out: Watchdog lists worst toys for Holiday 2015 Forum on box-office success of ‘Heneral Luna’ to be presented by QCinema and InterAksyon, Oct. 27 REFLECTION | Jesus and the blind man: “Your faith has saved you’ WEEKEND CHEF | Chef Luis Canons Pesarrodona whips up an amazing paella like no other WEEKEND GUIDE | October 23 to 25: Habi, ‘Harana,’ Hajji, and other happenings