FIBA WORLD CUP: Gilas Pilipinas misses out on upset of No. 3-ranked Argentina 02-Sep-14, 1:25 AM | InterAksyon.com
COMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 02-Sep-14, 11:53 AM | Benjamin de la Pena
Family driver stabbed dead for refusing to give his P100, packed lunch to robbers 02-Sep-14, 11:02 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
PNoy forms anti-hazing taskforce to deal with frat-related violence 02-Sep-14, 2:54 AM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com
64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards 02-Sep-14, 10:59 AM | Text by Romsanne Ortiguero | Photos by Rhoy Cobilla | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon.com
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Raps filed vs NAIA3 car bomb suspects; group also targeted China embassy, MOA, says De Lima 02-Sep-14, 11:30 AM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon | Agence France-Presse | Perfecto T. Raymundo, Philippines News Agency (UPDATE 3 - 2:40 p.m.) Charges of illegal possession of explosives were filed Tuesday against the three suspects arrested for Monday's foiled bombing attempt at the Terminal 3 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport during inquest proceedings at the Department of Justice.
House justice committee votes down impeachment raps vs PNoy 02-Sep-14, 10:47 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:23 p.m.) The House justice committee on Tuesday all but buried the three impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino III, voting these insufficient in substance.
FIBA WORLD CUP: Gilas Pilipinas misses out on upset of No. 3-ranked Argentina 02-Sep-14, 1:25 AM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine national men's basketball team once again showed its heart, coming back from a double-digit fourth quarter deficit, but again barely missing an upset, this time against Argentina in Group B action of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Seville, Spain.
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Sep-14, 2:49 PM Premiere Horizon to buy back sharesPhilippines bags another upgrade to investment rating22 HK pro-democracy protesters arrestedFiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror listFukushima workers to sue TEPCO for $620,000 in unpaid danger payCop shoots dead 4, injures 3 inside Pangasinan school compoundCOMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to wasteNurses go on strike in Ebola-hit Liberia over lack of protective equipmentRaps filed vs NAIA3 car bomb suspects; group also targeted China embassy, MOA, says De LimaMalaysia's AlloyMTD completes first local PPP in CalambaEBOLA-DENIAL | Ghosts of colonial past add to difficulty of battling deadly outbreakNew book on Isabelo Tampinco aims to turn the sculptor into a household nameFamily driver stabbed dead for refusing to give his P100, packed lunch to robbersFirst Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entriesCentury Properties mulls out-of-court settlement with Okada over PH casino project
Premiere Horizon to buy back shares The company's board cleared subsidiary Digiwave Solutions' repurchase of the parent firm's shares at P0.50 apiece.
Philippines bags another upgrade to investment rating The upgrade comes more than a year after NICE Ratings lifted its outlook to positive from stable previously.
COMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste Taking the #MRTChallenge could be the cold water our leaders need to finally recognize a crisis. This did not all sneak up on us overnight.
Malaysia's AlloyMTD completes first local PPP in Calamba Century Properties mulls out-of-court settlement with Okada over PH casino project PANGARAP NA LANG BA? Govt OKs JICA 'Dream Plan' for cheaper, faster way to move around Mega Manila Asian stocks slip, euro hits one-year low on ECB uncertainty COA pleads with Congress for additional funds for satellite offices 13 top execs to be named in 2014 CEO Excel Awards Night Customs misses collection target at start of 2H
KA-TAPANG | Now it can be told: PH peacekeepers ignored UN commander's order to yield 01-Sep-14, 6:08 PM | Jaime Sinapit and Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept 2, 2014) The so-called 'greatest escape' by 40 Filipino peacekeepers who broke through a Syrian rebel cordon at Golan Heights, almost never happened - thanks to an order to 'surrender' their firearms, given by an UNDOF commander.
Nurses go on strike in Ebola-hit Liberia over lack of protective equipment 02-Sep-14, 11:46 AM | Agence France-Presse Nurses at Liberia's largest hospital went on strike on Monday, demanding better pay and equipment to protect them against a deadly Ebola epidemic which has killed hundreds in the west African nation.
PANGARAP NA LANG BA? Govt OKs JICA 'Dream Plan' for cheaper, faster way to move around Mega Manila 02-Sep-14, 10:42 AM| InterAksyon.com The government has approved a Japanese-funded study that seeks to have modern, affordable, and well-coordinated and integrated transport system for Mega Manila by 2030.
Reso draft on term extension ready, but Erice says to await OK of economic Cha-cha 01-Sep-14, 2:49 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Caloocan Representative Edgar Erice on Monday said he was ready with the draft of the resolution pushing for longer terms in office of elected officials, but said that he would file it only after the approval of the economic Charter change resolution in the House of Representatives.
SA AYALA STATION NA NAKAUPO | PNoy spokespersons take MRT Rush Hour Challenge 01-Sep-14, 4:47 PM| InterAksyon | Roices Naguit, News5 The spokespersons of President Benigno Aquino III took the MRT Rush Hour Challenge days after netizens dared government officials to ride the Metro Rail Transit-3 so they can experience the hardships being endured by commuters daily going to and from work.
Disruptive Hong Kong protests loom after China rules out democracy 01-Sep-14, 11:42 PM| Clare Jim and Diana Chan, Reuters Hong Kong police used pepper spray to disperse pro-democracy activists on Monday as the Asian financial center braces for a wave of disruptive protests against China's decision to rule out full democracy.
Court junks Palparan's plea to quash criminal raps, transfer custody to AFP 01-Sep-14, 9:14 PM| Anthony dela Pena, News5 The Malolos City Regional Trial Court-Branch 14 in Bulacan province dismissed retired Philippine Army general Jovito Palparan's motion to quash the criminal charges filed against him.
BUDGET WATCH | P1.1-M PWD funds for Taguig in DOLE budget triggers call for GPB details 01-Sep-14, 6:55 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Another vaunted reform in the budget process - the renamed "Grassroots Participatory Budgeting' - has come under scrutiny after over P1-million in GPB-tagged funds tucked into the DOLE 2015 outlay was questioned Monday because Taguig's status as a 'poor' locality was put in doubt.
New book on Isabelo Tampinco aims to turn the sculptor into a household name Vibal Foundation and the National Museum reintroduce sculptor and national treasure Isabelo Tampinco to art connoisseurs and the Filipino public.
First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries Attention, students: design a green township and get the chance to win cash prize, internship, and a learning trip to Japan.
64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards The country's most prestigious literary competition reveals its winners this year
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