Washington calls for global coalition to counter 'genocidal' Islamic State jihadists 30-Aug-14, 11:55 AM | Agence France-Presse
BJMP facility shootout in Zambo Norte: 3 dead, 8 wounded 30-Aug-14, 12:30 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view 30-Aug-14, 9:40 AM | InterAksyon.com
MMC to implement one-truck lane policy along C-5 Road starting Sept. 1 30-Aug-14, 7:50 AM | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, Philippine News Agency
Laban Pilipinas: Philippines begins historic FIBA World Cup campaign against Croatia 30-Aug-14, 8:13 AM | InterAksyon.com
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Filipino UN peacekeepers remain in well-fortified position in Golan Heights 30-Aug-14, 2:35 AM | Luke Baker, Reuters About 80 UN soldiers from the Philippines, all of whom serve with UNDOF, a UN force that has monitored the disengagement zone between Israel and Syria since the 1973 Arab-Israeli War, remain locked down in two camps on the Syrian side of the frontier, military officers in the Philippines said.
Washington calls for global coalition to counter 'genocidal' Islamic State jihadists 30-Aug-14, 11:55 AM | Agence France-Presse One week ahead of a NATO summit in Wales that will gather leaders from across the Western world, US Secretary of State JOhn Kerry advocated 'a united response led by the United States and the broadest possible coalition of nations.'
MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view 30-Aug-14, 9:40 AM | InterAksyon.com Advocates on either side of the debate over DMCI's controversial Torre de Manila project across Luneta may want to take note of this development in Istanbul.
BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Aug-14, 2:10 PM Low pressure area brings Saturday rainsPETS IN MALLS | Should service dogs be barred from malls? Dumaguete case stirs debateTragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platformKraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese productBJMP facility shootout in Zambo Norte: 3 dead, 8 woundedS&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since FebWashington calls for global coalition to counter 'genocidal' Islamic State jihadists7 items to love at the MaArte FairEugene Tejada happy to support buddy Jimmy Alapag in FIBA World Cup journey: I live through them nowNOMAD’S LENS | The streets are alive at Cagayan de Oro’s Higalaay Kagay-an festivalFOCUS | As Democrats prepare for mid-term polls, Obama's touch is more a minus than a plusMANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul viewSharon Cuneta severs ties with TV5Laban Pilipinas: Philippines begins historic FIBA World Cup campaign against Croatia
Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp The revamp comes after two disasters, the first involving a plane that went missing and the second a plane that was shot down by Ukrainian…
3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Dalian Wanda, Tencent and Baidu will team up to for the world's biggest online-to-offline e-commerce platform.
Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product According to Kraft, a raw material supplier failed to observe proper temperature standards.
S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Napocor resumes water releases from Angat Dam for irrigation PH stock index down a second session on profit-taking DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low Money supply growth slips below 20 pct at start of 2H SMDC turns over 2,500 units at Makati, Mandaluyong high-rise projects
DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low 29-Aug-14, 4:44 PM | Scarlet Venilia, InterAksyon.com The BSP's business confidence index in the third quarter revisited the lows seen in 2011 when government curtailed spending.
West Africa Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000, spread further - WHO 29-Aug-14, 7:43 AM | Stephanie Nebehay and Tim Cocks, Reuters The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect over 20,000 people and spread to more countries, the UN health agency said on Thursday, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars is needed to overcome the outbreak.
Budget deficit narrows at start of 2H as gov't spending fails to pick up 29-Aug-14, 1:55 PM| Rain Castro, InterAksyon.com The drop in spending belied official commitment to ramp up public spending.
De Lima orders raps vs ex-Davao del Sur gov, mayor for journalist's murder 29-Aug-14, 9:50 AM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:12 p.m.) Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has ordered the filing of murder charges against former Davao del Sur Governor Douglas Cagas and a town mayor for the killing of a journalist in Digos City in 2010.
After ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Pinoys come up with own dare: The MRT Rush Hour Challenge 29-Aug-14, 10:21 PM| InterAksyon.com | News5 Following the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that started in the U.S. and India's Rice Bucket Challenge, the Philippines has come up with its own version of the dare: the MRT Rush Hour Challenge.
TALE OF 2 MRT RIDERS | Before Grace Poe, transport chief Abaya takes train, but draws more flak 29-Aug-14, 5:10 PM| Radyo5 | With InterAksyon.com Before Sen. Grace Poe endured a two-hour commute Friday morning from the MRT's North Avenue station to Taft Avenue, there was DOTC Secretary Abaya riding the problematic train last Thursday afternoon. Instead of drawing praise for trying to feel people's pulse, he was criticized. Why?
U.N.: At over 3 million, half of all Syrians displaced 29-Aug-14, 6:57 PM| Reuters Syrians now constitute the world's largest refugee population under the care of UNHCR, second only in number to refugees from the Palestinian crisis under the mandate of separate U.N. agency UNRWA.
PLDT, Rocket Internet hold discussions on mobile commerce gameplan 29-Aug-14, 9:49 AM| InterAksyon.com The two companies are setting up a mobile commerce and payment solutions platform for emerging markets.
7 items to love at the MaArte Fair Look what we found at this year's artisanal fair at Rockwell tent area, August 29 to 31.
WEEKEND CHEF | It’s time to make Dumaguete’s popular Sinuglaw dish Create this unique pork and tuna dish deliciously put together by a combination of creamy coconut milk and vinegar dressing.
CHOW BUZZ I Global eats in small plates at Rockwell’s new Chef du Partie Celebrate the flavors of the world in a plate—and drink as you please with bubbly cocktails that come with ladies' names.
7 items to love at the MaArte Fair NOMAD’S LENS | The streets are alive at Cagayan de Oro’s Higalaay Kagay-an festival WEEKEND CHEF | It’s time to make Dumaguete’s popular Sinuglaw dish CHOW BUZZ I Global eats in small plates at Rockwell’s new Chef du Partie WEEKEND GUIDE | Aug. 29 to 31: MaARTe Fair, silent films, and red-hot sales CITIZEN MANILA | Tattoo artist Joel Ricafort, 35, and his living canvas A season of awards for Nora Aunor this month