SALAMAT, MR. LET'S DOH IT! | Schedule of wake for Sen. Juan Flavier 30-Oct-14, 7:46 PM | InterAksyon.com
Half-day work on Oct 31, special non-working day on Nov 1 for PH gov't employees 30-Oct-14, 9:22 PM | InterAksyon.com
'One of the good guys' | On his passing, Senator Juan Flavier trends worldwide on Twitter 30-Oct-14, 5:54 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
LPA over Pacific Ocean not likely to make landfall 31-Oct-14, 7:51 AM | Rommel Rio, News5
Top Aquino execs testify in Binay Makati probe 30-Oct-14, 3:11 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Juan Flavier - Mr. Let's DOH It, People's Senator - quietly passes away 30-October-14, 04:18 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Juan Flavier - Mr. Let's DOH It, People's Senator - quietly passes away 30-Oct-14, 4:18 PM | InterAksyon.com Senator Juan M. Flavier, indisputably one of the most loved, popular, and respected public servants in the post-People Power Philippines, died just past 4 p.m. on Thursday, succumbing to multiple organ failure brought about by pneumonia. He was 79.
FOCUS | How AMLC found laundering of Bong Revilla’s PDAF 31-Oct-14, 4:06 AM | YVONNE T. CHUA, VERA Files INVESTIGATORS of the Anti-Money Laundering Council recently concluded that bank accounts of Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr. and his family, as well as those of Janet Lim-Napoles and her pseudo-NGOs, were possibly involved in a scheme to launder the controversial “pork barrel” funds.
BAGSAK | MRT-3's performance 'unsatisfactory, to further deteriorate' - HK experts 31-Oct-14, 12:39 AM | Mon Gualvez, News5 with reports from InterAksyon.com "The overall performance is unsatisfactory." Foreign experts who have come to the Philippines to assess the performance of the National Capital Region's rapid transit system appear to reflect the sentiments of hundreds of thousands of Filipino commuters of the MRT-3.
BREAKING NEWS as of 31-Oct-14, 12:50 PM 3,500 rookies join PNP in OctoberLOOK | MMDA rolls out NAIA area traffic management plan for Undas 2014British press fight 'Big Brother' after security services use anti-terror law to out news sourcesMoney supply growth slows further at close of third quarterProtests bring taste of freedom for Hong Kong youthWorld Bank grants $300-million loan to boost Philippines' development effortsPhilippines, Malaysia seal deal to double Manila-Kuala Lumpur flightsCriminal raps vs Cebu mine union leader based on 'planted evidence' - Partido ng ManggagawaAsia shares edge up on brightening U.S. prospects, BOJ awaitedWEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 31-Nov. 2: Halloween parties everywhereUS-led forces rebuked for making Afghan troop evaluations secretInvestors lend DoubleDragon more than enough to bankroll property projectsWorld Bank to cut 500 jobs in some units as part of revampWall St. up on GDP, earnings; fund year-end lifts winnersMARIE YUVIENCO | Private Parts: The SC's hard lesson on common sense and social media
Money supply growth slows further at close of third quarter This is the third month that domestic liquidity expansion has stayed below 20 percent.
World Bank grants $300-million loan to boost Philippines' development efforts This is the World Bank's third development policy loan to the Philippines.
Philippines, Malaysia seal deal to double Manila-Kuala Lumpur flights Besides doubling the flights between their capitals, both countries agreed to unlimited flights between cities other than their capitals.
Asia shares edge up on brightening U.S. prospects, BOJ awaited Investors lend DoubleDragon more than enough to bankroll property projects World Bank to cut 500 jobs in some units as part of revamp Wall St. up on GDP, earnings; fund year-end lifts winners Trade, defense buoy U.S. economy, but some weakness creeps in Government handing over Angat hydropower plant to Korean company SSS starts search for local fund managers
Cayetano gives Binay spokesmen the boot at Senate inquiry 30-Oct-14, 1:51 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Tagging them as gate crashers, Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano on Thursday moved to have two UNA high officials ejected from the Senate inquiry into the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall Building 2.
Aquino approves Yolanda rehab plan 30-Oct-14, 12:17 PM | InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 6:11 p.m.) Ten days before the first year anniversary of super typhoon Yolanda, President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday approved the rehabilitation plan costing P167.9 billion.
HUMAN TRAFFICKERS' MODUS | NAIA renovation works used for new routes to smuggle out people 30-Oct-14, 5:55 PM| Eric B. Apolonio, InterAksyon.com The aborted trip of the 4 women is the latest, said authorities, in an apparent new modus operandi for human traffickers: using the temporary confusion caused by full-blast renovation work at NAIA to find new routes for people smuggling, including having victims dress up as construction workers.
Health chief Ona goes on 'health leave,' belying ouster; Garin is OIC 30-Oct-14, 10:55 AM| Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com Health Secretary Enrique Ona, under pressure in recent months from overseeing efforts to keep the Philippines free from such deadly diseases as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-COV) and Ebola, has gone on leave, refuting speculation he was being replaced.
Government handing over Angat hydropower plant to Korean company 30-Oct-14, 8:03 PM| Euan Paulo C. Añonuevo, InterAksyon.com K-Water will operate the Angat plant and rehabilitate the dam, which supplies bulk of Metro Manila's water needs.
‘Huwag magtampo’ | Pope’s activities may be limited during PH visit: Cardinal Tagle 31-Oct-14, 4:41 AM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Groups inviting Pope Francis to their events during his visit to the Philippines next year should not feel bad if these are declined, as too much travel may prove taxing for the 77-year-old pontiff.
People start early visits to the dead at Metro Manilaâs cemeteries 31-Oct-14, 6:25 AM| Maricel Halili and France Noguera, Radyo5 Even before the nation observes All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day on November 1 and 2, people have started trooping into two of Metro Manilaâs major public cemeteries as early as Thursday to remember their departed loved ones.
LOOK | MMDA rolls out NAIA area traffic management plan for Undas 2014 31-Oct-14, 12:07 PM| InterAksyon.com Anticipating heavy traffic as travelers catch flights for the All Saints' Day weekend, the Metro Manila Development Authority has issued a traffic management plan for the area around the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.
WEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 31-Nov. 2: Halloween parties everywhere Put on your favorite Halloween costume and participate in various Halloween parties around the metro.
WSK 2014 | Biggest gathering of digital and electronic artists set on Nov. 7-9 Open workshops, the works of digital artists, and performances by electronic musicians highlight the fifth edition of this annual international festival.
HEALTHY LIVING | Clean hands: Basic hand hygiene tips that can save your life Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to eliminate germs, avoid getting sick, and avert the spread of germs to others.
WEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 31-Nov. 2: Halloween parties everywhere WSK 2014 | Biggest gathering of digital and electronic artists set on Nov. 7-9 7 life-changing things we learned at #TEDxDiliman HEALTHY LIVING | Clean hands: Basic hand hygiene tips that can save your life Healthy sandwiches win the spot at Gardenia's Next Big Sandwich Hit ‘Do it for the love of writing’: Novelist Chang Rae Lee at the PH Literary Fest INKCANTO | ‘New writing’ by Filipinos—insights from the PH Literary Fest