CIDG seizes guns and ammo, nabs 1 in Antipolo raid 26-Nov-14, 4:25 PM | InterAksyon.com
US Embassy in Manila closed Thursday, Nov. 27, for Thanksgiving 26-Nov-14, 4:53 PM | Philippines News Agency
OFW who killed fellow Pinoy spared from Saudi execution 26-Nov-14, 2:33 PM | InterAksyon.com
Sex traffickers 'using Facebook' to lure victims 26-Nov-14, 6:37 AM | Agence France-Presse
BAGONG BAGYO | Signal No. 1 up over 19 provinces as LPA intensifies into TD 'Queenie' 26-Nov-14, 9:09 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
THE 'REPRIVATE' OF THE PHILIPPINES | Or why Metro Manila continues to deteriorate 24-November-14, 03:35 PM | Jorge Mojarro, Special to InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Aquino to coconut farmers from Davao: 'Our hands are tied on coco levy funds' 26-Nov-14, 2:39 PM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com President Benigno Aquino III told coconut farmers who marched all the way from Davao to Metro Manila that their demand for a trust fund to be created from the coco levy funds cannot be met because of a pending case before the Supreme Court.
'TACLOBAN NOT NEGLECTED' | P8.09-billion rehab funds set aside for city, says Lacson 26-Nov-14, 9:13 AM | Sarwell Q. Meniano, Philippines News Agency The national government has already poured P8.09 billion for the rehabilitation of the Yolanda-ravaged city, said Presidential Rehabilitation and Recovery Assistant Panfilo Lacson.
DFA chief confirms Chinese reclamation on Kagitingan Reef 26-Nov-14, 10:41 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario confirmed Tuesday night reclamation activities undertaken by China in Kagitingan Reef, one of the disputed territories in the South China Sea.
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Nov-14, 5:53 PM Quezon City, Manila Bay area tagged as next central business districtsCebu Pacific kicks off fourth quarter with a double-digit increase in passenger traffic7 OFWs returning from West Africa Dec 1, likely to be quarantinedPINOY DIASPORA 3RD OF THREE | Filipinos at the forefront of transformation of global societyUS Embassy in Manila closed Thursday, Nov. 27, for ThanksgivingWhat other Philippine products can be exported to Myanmar? DA explores opportunitiesPhilippine Statistics Authority retains estimate for second-quarter economic growthRussia says Ferguson violence highlights 'massive' US rights problemsPH stock index climbs to 18-month high ahead of third-quarter economic results2ND CHRISTMAS POST-YOLANDA | Hundreds of families to spend holidays still in tentsPHOTO | Thousands of kites of peace flown in ARMMCIDG seizes guns and ammo, nabs 1 in Antipolo raidHouse to support P23-billion supplemental budget for Yolanda, APEC, other DAP projects - BelmonteMiriam right on pork disguise, and rush to pass budget meant to hide insertions - Tiangco, BayanPope slams 'state terrorism' that kills 'innocents'
Quezon City, Manila Bay area tagged as next central business districts According to real estate services firm KMC MAG Group, congestion is pushing development away from the traditional CBDs.
Cebu Pacific kicks off fourth quarter with a double-digit increase in passenger traffic Load factor climbed to 83.9 percent this year from 76.2 percent last year.
What other Philippine products can be exported to Myanmar? DA explores opportunities The Department of Agriculture is exploring the opportunities for other Philippine food products that may be exported to Myanmar, the Department of Foreign Affairs said.
Philippine Statistics Authority retains estimate for second-quarter economic growth PH stock index climbs to 18-month high ahead of third-quarter economic results With Pandacan oil depot booted out, expect costlier fuel, more traffic Bangko Sentral forecasts lower inflation in November Trans-Asia, Otto Energy secure oil exploration contract extension for area off Palawan Fresh from a fundraiser, Phoenix Petroleum borrowing anew What are effects of US shutdown of migrant remittance programs? Lawmakers seek probe
Miriam right on pork disguise, and rush to pass budget meant to hide insertions - Tiangco, Bayan 26-Nov-14, 3:48 PM | InterAksyon.com With senators warning of 'landmines' in terms of lump sums and huge allocations to DILG for tasks outside its mandate, the UNA and militant groups pressed the alarm button over what they consider the inordinate rush to pass the national budget for 2015.
House to support P23-billion supplemental budget for Yolanda, APEC, other DAP projects - Belmonte 26-Nov-14, 4:10 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. vowed to rally his colleagues to pass the P23-billion supplemental budget Malacanang asked to fund projects under the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).
With Pandacan oil depot booted out, expect costlier fuel, more traffic 26-Nov-14, 1:31 PM| Euan Paulo C. Añonuevo, InterAksyon.com The Big Three of Petron, Shell and Chevron may deploy 10,500 more trucks a month for deliveries to and within Metro Manila.
BARYA | OFWs remit $24B but get only P30M for legal assistance - Nancy Binay 26-Nov-14, 3:01 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Nancy Binay questioned why, despite estimated remittances of $24 billion from OFWs this year, thus helping keep the economy afloat, the government has only allotted P30 million in the DFA's 2015 budget as legal assistance to distressed workers abroad.
'INSTITUTIONALIZED DISCRIMINATION'? UN rights chief warns US on police racism 26-Nov-14, 10:02 AM| Agence France-Presse The United Nations on Tuesday urged the United States to investigate racial discrimination within its law enforcement and judicial systems, after a white officer who killed an unarmed black teen walked free.
Families of 4 peacekeepers didn't see, more so visit up close, soldiers at AFPMC - military 26-Nov-14, 3:02 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com No one but medical teams fetched the four peacekeepers who arrived on November 22 from Liberia, and they certainly did not meet their families, the Armed Forces of the Philippines public affairs chief said Wednesday.
NOT MADE FOR MAR | P13-B budget for water, housing isn't pork barrel for DILG chief - LP 25-Nov-14, 5:36 PM| InterAksyon.com LP secretary general Mel Senen Sarmiento has dismissed allegations by Senators Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand Marcos II that the P13-billion appropriation for water services and housing under the DILG was a pork barrel for Sec. Mar Roxas, to boost his projection for 2016.
Pope slams 'state terrorism' that kills 'innocents' 26-Nov-14, 3:41 PM| Agence France-Presse Pope Francis on Tuesday slammed "state terrorism" that "kills the innocent at the same time as terrorists".
New Go Hotels Ortigas offers affordable rates, great location for business travelers A clean and uncluttered room with the essentials at an affordable price and in an ideal location is all a business traveler to Metro Manila…
Olivia Pope's wine glass + 6 reasons to grab one at Crate and Barrel now Get the most coveted wine glass and more at this newly opened American home store at SM's Mega Fashion Hall.
CHOW BUZZ I November cool openings: Bistro du Vin and Farmacy Ice Cream and Soda Fountain A French neo-bistro and an adult-friendly take on the good ole soda fountain are just two of the must-try new dining destinations this month.
Olivia Pope's wine glass + 6 reasons to grab one at Crate and Barrel now New Go Hotels Ortigas offers affordable rates, great location for business travelers CHOW BUZZ I November cool openings: Bistro du Vin and Farmacy Ice Cream and Soda Fountain HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Boracay Uptown Hotel in Boracay Island SM North EDSA makes the green switch to solar-powered energy, other SM malls to follow NINJA MAMA | 5 local and thoughtful Christmas gift ideas for busy moms REFLECTION | ‘What you do to the least of your brothers, you do unto me’