Gazmin, Roxas, and police, military chiefs off to Maguindanao to avoid spillover of violence 26-Jan-15, 9:57 AM | Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com
PHOTO | Senate issues arrest warrant for Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, 5 others 26-Jan-15, 2:03 PM | Ernie Reyes and Jamin Verde, InterAksyon.com
SINO SIYA? 40-year-old Alexis Tsipras, Greek 'Che Guevara,' on the brink of power 26-Jan-15, 7:51 AM | John Hadoulis, Agence France-Presse
Comelec issues writ of execution; orders Antique Gov. Javier to vacate post 26-Jan-15, 1:28 PM | Rey P. Alcalde, Philippines News Agency
New York braces for monster snowstorm 26-Jan-15, 8:51 AM | Agence France-Presse
THEY REMEMBER | Survivors, royalty, presidents mark Auschwitz liberation 70 years on 25-January-15, 11:41 AM | Michel Mrozinski, Agence France-Presse READ MORE
WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO | SAF casualties in Maguindanao now 50, names of 41 released 26-Jan-15, 6:52 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 4:10 p.m.) The number of casualties from the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) in the encounter between the police and members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in Tukalinapao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao has now reached 50.
Govt 'deeply saddened' by PNP-SAF, MILF clash in Maguindanao 26-Jan-15, 11:53 AM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com The government said it was "deeply saddened" with the death of at least 30 members of the elite Philippine National Police Special Action Forces who clashed with members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on Sunday.
POST-CLASH | Congressional hearings on Bangsamoro Basic Law suspended 26-Jan-15, 11:19 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2, 3:30 p.m.) Congress has suspended all hearings on the adoption of the Bangsamoro Basic Law, a requirement for the eventual creation of a new Bangsamoro entity that is part of the plan to achieve lasting peace in Mindanao.
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Jan-15, 4:18 PM Cheap oil seen to boost airline margins, passenger traffic23 bishops ask to bar Smartmatic from diagnostics contractSeamless connection planned for NLEX, SCTEXCOCKTALES | Abad wife outranks Drilon, Belmonte salary-wiseSouth Cotabato's quarry, mining revenues drop by P1.25 million in 2014Comelec issues writ of execution; orders Antique Gov. Javier to vacate postGovernment solicits bids for Ilijan power plant's diesel supply contract7-Eleven licensee hikes capex for Philippine expansionOil falls after Greek election sends euro tumblingEUROPE SHAKEUP | Wary Brussels to seek middle ground with Greece's TsiprasGovt 'deeply saddened' by PNP-SAF, MILF clash in MaguindanaoPOST-CLASH | Congressional hearings on Bangsamoro Basic Law suspendedPH fashion experts criticize Bb. Pilipinas Charities for bias against Filipino designersAll Catholic churches in Central Visayas to serve as signing stations in anti-pork barrel driveEuro, stocks fall as anti-austerity party wins Greek election
Cheap oil seen to boost airline margins, passenger traffic Jet fuel accounts for as much as half of an airline's operating cost.
Seamless connection planned for NLEX, SCTEX An agreement between BCDA and MNTC, which operates both NLEX and SCTEX, will be signed on February 5.
COCKTALES | Abad wife outranks Drilon, Belmonte salary-wise According to a congressional audit report released yesterday, the congresswoman from the country's northernmost province received P4.2 million in combined salaries in 2013, as against…
Government solicits bids for Ilijan power plant's diesel supply contract 7-Eleven licensee hikes capex for Philippine expansion Oil falls after Greek election sends euro tumbling EUROPE SHAKEUP | Wary Brussels to seek middle ground with Greece's Tsipras Euro, stocks fall as anti-austerity party wins Greek election Government orders use of Ilijan power plant to mitigate electricity shortfall during summer APEC senior officials kick off 2-day meeting in Clark and Subic
PHOTO | Senate issues arrest warrant for Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, 5 others 26-Jan-15, 2:03 PM | Ernie Reyes and Jamin Verde, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 2:40 p.m.)The Senate on Monday ordered the bodyâs sergeant-at-arms to arrest Makati Mayor Erwin "Junjun" Binay and five others for their continued refusal to attend the Senate hearings on alleged corruption in the country's premier financial district.
Miriam uses debate format in hearing on constitutionality of BBL 25-Jan-15, 1:53 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:10 p.m. Monday, January 26, 2015) Two former senators, constitutional experts, peace panel members, and academicians were summoned by Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago to tackle the constitutional issues of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.
President Aquino visits Zambo blast site and victims; orders thorough probe 25-Jan-15, 8:25 AM| Philippines News Agency (UPDATE 10:35 P.M.) After issuing strict orders to get the perpetrators of a powerful bomb explosion that killed two people and injured 52 others, President Benigno Simeon Aquino III on Sunday flew to Zamboanga City to get first-hand information on the situation.
All Catholic churches in Central Visayas to serve as signing stations in anti-pork barrel drive 26-Jan-15, 10:56 AM| InterAksyon.com In an effort to fast-track the gathering of signatures for what advocates hope will eventually become a people’s initiative law banning all forms of pork barrel in government, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has declared all parishes in the Central Visayas province as signing stations.
EUROPE SHAKEUP | Wary Brussels to seek middle ground with Greece's Tsipras 26-Jan-15, 12:24 PM| Christian Spillmann, Agence France-Presse Greek anti-austerity party Syriza's resounding election win on Sunday leaves the European Union caught between finding a compromise with its leader Alexis Tsipras and making concessions that will be hard to swallow for countries like Germany, analysts said.
Left-wing Syriza party wins historic Greek election victory 26-Jan-15, 7:19 AM| John Hadoulis and Guy Jackson, Agence France-Presse Anti-austerity party Syriza won a historic victory in Greece's election Sunday, partial results showed, setting up a confrontation with the EU over its plans to renegotiate the country's massive bailout.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Guns silent overnight after 6-hour Maguindanao 'mis-encounter' 26-Jan-15, 9:28 AM| InterAksyon | Philippines News Agency Police and military authorities in Maguindanao were set to retrieve starting Monday morning the remains of fallen policemen in a remote village in Maguindanao.
Over 90,0000 Ukrainians internally displaced due to ongoing conflict - UN 25-Jan-15, 9:37 AM| Philippines News Agency | Sputnik Ukraine, which has been suffering from an internal conflict since the spring of last year, now has more than 920,000 internally displaced people (IDPs) the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) announced in a report.
PH fashion experts criticize Bb. Pilipinas Charities for bias against Filipino designers Filipino fashion designers and industry experts took to social media their disgust.
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