LPA off Aurora to dissipate as PAGASA monitors another potential storm off Mindanao 03-Sep-14, 9:24 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Alleged brains in Enzo Pastor slay posts bail 03-Sep-14, 4:37 AM | Fritzie Cabial and Benjie Dorango, Radyo5
Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey 03-Sep-14, 8:03 AM | InterAksyon.com
Low ammo prompted Filipino peacekeepers to bolt Position 68 03-Sep-14, 3:14 AM | Priam F. Nepomuceno, Philippine News Agency
JESSICA ZAFRA | We want our lives back! Traffic has eaten our lives 02-Sep-14, 11:48 PM | JESSICA ZAFRA
BENJAMIN DE LA PENA: Take the #MRTChallenge! A (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 02-September-14, 11:53 AM | Benjamin de la Pena READ MORE
Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey 03-Sep-14, 8:03 AM | InterAksyon.com Philippines scored the highest in terms of macroeconomic environment and health and primary education.
House justice committee votes down impeachment raps vs PNoy 02-Sep-14, 10:47 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE2 - 2:57 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. Militant groups hit the outcome, but Palace officials said the process was transparent and fair.
AFTER 26 YEARS | PCGG sells ex-NBI chief's properties for more than P157 million 02-Sep-14, 8:29 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The properties include real estate in North Greenhills, Valle Verde III and Capitol Hills.
BREAKING NEWS as of 03-Sep-14, 10:05 AM Cebu Pacific begins flights to KuwaitPASSAGE IN SIGHT? | House technical working group OKs consolidated FOI billObama orders 350 more troops to BaghdadCSR alive and kicking in 'Yolanda' areas despite gov't red tapeAsian shares inch down, dollar on top of the heapLPA off Aurora to dissipate as PAGASA monitors another potential storm off MindanaoPhilippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF surveyWall Street ends mixed, energy shares fallLiberian doctors strike, food prices spike as West Africa struggles against Ebola outbreakUS strikes Somali militant camp in bid to kill al Shabaab leaderA million people at risk as Somalia slides towards famine: UNVIDEO | Alleged brains in Enzo Pastor slay posts bailDengue fever strikes two young models in JapanSyrian forces escalate assault on rebel-held Damascus districtLow ammo prompted Filipino peacekeepers to bolt Position 68
Cebu Pacific begins flights to Kuwait Cebu Pacific now operates two long-haul flights, adding a third, Sydney, next week.
CSR alive and kicking in 'Yolanda' areas despite gov't red tape According to the Office of the Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery, corporations have committed as much as P23 billion for the Yolanda effort.
Asian shares inch down, dollar on top of the heap Asian markets tracked Wall Street, which closed mixed overnight after strong US economic data.
Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey Wall Street ends mixed, energy shares fall Gov't spending likely picked up in August, says Budget chief PNoy to court investors for PPP, BPO and manufacturing during EU-US trip MRT3 owner seeks revisions to terms of maintenance contract Globe to roll out new broadband technologies for heavy data users Faced with P60B settlement with ex-Napocor employees, gov't calling in the chips
KA-TAPANG, VIDEO | 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 | Video report by Erel Cabatbat, TV5 (UPDATE2 - 5:07 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.
Filipino top aide of UNDOF commander quits; Catapang says not closing door to UN peacekeeping work 02-Sep-14, 6:41 PM | Jaime Sinapit and Pots de Leon, InterAksyon.com Manila will continue to participate in UN peacekeeping missions as long as the lives of its soldiers are not compromised, AFP Chief of Staff Catapang said Tuesday, as the Filipino top aide of the UNDOF commander who gave Philippine peacekeepers a controversial order to yield resigned.
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.
SC strikes down Comelec limit on campaign ads airtime 02-Sep-14, 3:20 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE2, 4:02 PM-The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down the limit on campaign ads imposed by the Commission on Elections, assailing the poll body's actions on the matter as 'arbitrary.' The Court upheld the rest of Comelec Resolution 9615, however.
After MRT mess, Abaya could face Senate inquiry on PNR mishaps 02-Sep-14, 5:03 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Lito Lapid seeks an inquiry into multiple instances of derailing involving PNR trains.
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.
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.
Comelec eyes test of other voting systems for possible use after 2016 02-Sep-14, 5:46 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Comelec also plans to test the use of other biometrics equipment used for verifying the identities of voters during elections.
‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytelling From editing glossy magazines, Maya Calica-Collins now seams touching children's stories through embroidery.
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
‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytelling New book on Isabelo Tampinco aims to turn the sculptor into a household name First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries 64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards WORK LIFE | Valuing time is valuing people HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Travel in Europe: The Dictionary Hostel in London DOWN SOUTH | Wanderlusting and checking school papers on the beach