More than 89,000 affected, classes cancelled as floods inundate Maguindanao, Cotabato City 02-Jul-15, 8:07 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com
Rights, civil society groups urge US to maintain restrictions on military aid to PH over abuses 02-Jul-15, 9:05 AM | InterAksyon.com
USS Lassen drops anchor at Subic Bay for routine port visit 02-Jul-15, 12:28 AM | Priam F. Nepomuceno, Philippine News Agency
Contractor to file plunder raps vs Customs chief Lina 02-Jul-15, 8:25 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
ATTENTION, MOTORISTS | DPWH to conduct weekend road reblocking 02-Jul-15, 8:35 AM | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com
'NASAAN ANG GOBYERNO?' | Binay comes out swinging as UNA holds launch in Makati 01-July-15, 02:31 PM | Ernie P. Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Photos by Bernard Testa READ MORE
'NASAAN ANG GOBYERNO?' | Binay comes out swinging as UNA holds launch in Makati 01-Jul-15, 2:31 PM | Ernie P. Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Photos by Bernard Testa (UPDATED WITH SPEECH, PHOTOS AND VIDEO 9:11 PM) More than a week after Vice Pres. Jejomar Binay resigned from the Cabinet, his allies and leaders of the United Nationalist Coalition trooped to the Makati Coliseum Wednesday for what is seen as UNA's show of force as the biggest opposition alliance.
Suspect in Tania Camille Dee murder missing; he was on probation in frustrated murder case 01-Jul-15, 6:28 PM | Jess Malabanan, InterAksyon.com The principal suspect in the murder of RCBC teller Tania Camille Dee was reported missing and is believed to have gone into hiding after reports that his live-in girlfriend had tagged him in a statement given to the police.
DOLE-NCR orders Kentex to pay 52 workers, five others P1.4 million 01-Jul-15, 2:17 PM | InterAksyon.com The Metro Manila office of the Department of Labor and Employment on Friday ordered Kentex to pay 57 of its workers an aggregate amount of P1.4 million in money claims, it was learned Wednesday.
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Jul-15, 11:32 AM Be ready for another super typhoon this year - PagasaYemeni rebels kill 31 as UN declares highest-level emergencyAsian markets tread water, China opens weak, investors watch Greek standoffWith so many Pinoys marrying non-Pinoys, PH urged to be party to Convention on Child AbductionCustoms asks 18 importers of resins, iron, steel to explain discrepancies in declarationsAsian factory growth stays weak, Europe and U.S. sluggishNew images show Chinese airstrip on Fiery Cross Reef nearly finishedTop military official urges Filipinos to use social media to help claim West Philippine SeaCuba is first country to eliminate mother-to-baby HIV transmission - WHOLPA bringing rains over Visayas, Mindanao likely to become a storm - PagasaMeralco warns of higher July bills amid spike in WESM prices11,000 Australians urged to test for HIV, hepatitis over unhygienic dental practicesWALANG PASOK | Cotabato City suspends elementary classes due to torrential rainRights, civil society groups urge US to maintain restrictions on military aid to PH over abusesATTENTION, MOTORISTS | DPWH to conduct weekend road reblocking
Asian markets tread water, China opens weak, investors watch Greek standoff MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.13 percent.
Customs asks 18 importers of resins, iron, steel to explain discrepancies in declarations This is a result of the BOC's post-entry audit, which was implemented starting June last year.
Asian factory growth stays weak, Europe and U.S. sluggish The global PMI index combines data from countries including the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Britain, China and Russia.
Meralco warns of higher July bills amid spike in WESM prices Filinvest Land wins bid for 19-hectare Cebu property SEC approves establishment of Globe subsidiary for new ventures Energy Sec. Petilla orders re-evaluation of Bat-Man natural gas pipeline Ayala Land eyes P8.8-billion sales from expansion of Nuvali residential segment Philippine economic team tout growth of ICT industry in final leg of U.S. roadshow STATEMENT | Big Business calls for end to Makati stalemate, respect for 'rule of law'
Ombudsman indicts Ruffy Biazon, 4 more ex-lawmakers for graft, bribery over PDAF scam 01-Jul-15, 8:05 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales indicted on Wednesday five former lawmakers, former Bureau of Customs chief Ruffy Biazon, and several others for graft, malversation and direct bribery over the pork barrel scam.
New images show Chinese airstrip on Fiery Cross Reef nearly finished 02-Jul-15, 10:08 AM | Reuters China has almost finished building a 3,000-meter long (10,000-foot) airstrip on one of the artificial islands it has created in the disputed Spratly archipelago of the South China Sea, new satellite photographs of the area show.
VIDEO | PNP to 'immediately' implement order dismissing Purisima, others - Espina 01-Jul-15, 9:41 PM| Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com and France Noguera, News5 The Philippine National Police has received the order dismissing its former chief, Alan Purisima, and several other officers and will implement this immediately.
Inequality undermining progress in health with 2.4B still lacking sanitation - UNICEF, WHO 01-Jul-15, 12:56 PM| InterAksyon.com Inequality remains the main obstacle to achieving sustainable progress, particularly in health, with one in three people, or 2.4 billion, still without sanitation facilities, two United Nations agencies said Wednesday.
More than 89,000 affected, classes cancelled as floods inundate Maguindanao, Cotabato City 02-Jul-15, 8:07 AM| Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Up to 89,000 residents of 12 towns in Maguindanao have been affected while classes were cancelled in Cotabato City as floods inundated large swathes of the central Mindanao province.
Rights, civil society groups urge US to maintain restrictions on military aid to PH over abuses 02-Jul-15, 9:05 AM| InterAksyon.com Human rights and civil society organizations have written a senior US senator urging that restrictions on military funding to the Philippines be maintained over concerns of continuing abuses committed by state security forces, particularly the military.
Govt workers' union files more complaints vs 'stalking,' threatening visits by military agents 01-Jul-15, 2:02 PM| InterAksyon.com For the second time in less than a month, officers and members of a government workers' union trooped to the CHR to file complaints against what they called the intensified 'stalking' by apparent military agents who, in some instances, openly visited and threatened them in their homes or offices.
VIDEO | Philippines-China video war on disputed sea: Who’s trying to gain sympathy? 01-Jul-15, 10:49 AM| News5 Before the Philippines came out with its three-part documentary series on the West Philippine Sea, China had aired an eight-part documentary in 2013 to gain sympathy and consolidate its claims in the disputed sea.
‘Design with heart’ | Nippon Paint Young Designer Award is now open for entries This year, organizers ask architecture and design students: ask: can persons with disabilities, pregnant women, and the elderly roam freely here?
VIDEO | The Soshal Network on spotting a fake Good Morning towel and why a funny bone is one's best The group had their audience laughing as they recounted their humble past and taught prized lessons like "how to make your photos more soshal."
CHOW BUZZ | #LondonStyle Costa Coffee, UK’s #1 coffee chain, opens 1st Manila branch in Eastwood London's biggest coffee chain opens first Philippine branch in Eastwood City.
‘Design with heart’ | Nippon Paint Young Designer Award is now open for entries PET LIFE | Love black cats, ‘puspins,’ urges Joey Mead-King in new PAWS campaign VIDEO | The Soshal Network on spotting a fake Good Morning towel and why a funny bone is one's best CHOW BUZZ | #LondonStyle Costa Coffee, UK’s #1 coffee chain, opens 1st Manila branch in Eastwood FAMILY MATTERS | Discipline takes willpower to impose consequences HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Nurture Wellness Village in Tagaytay City Life (and true love) began at 60 for Fil-Am Carol Colborn who fulfilled the road trip of her dreams