Maynilad completes repair of leaking water line that caused Sta. Mesa flooding Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 2:01 PM | InterAksyon.com
Entire Mindanao, more areas in Luzon and Visayas experience 'way below normal' rainfall: Pagasa Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 6:44 AM | Rommel Rio, News 5
DENR secures historic international environmental management certification Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 7:02 AM | Philippines News Agency
El Nino now affects 'rice granary' town in Palawan; NIA limits water supply to farms Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 7:21 AM | Jesus M. Ustares, Philippines News Agency
Ban Ki moon warns against ISIS spread in South Asia, Philippines Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 6:27 AM | Philippines News Agency | PTI
#NEVERFORGET | 'We didn’t do it to become heroes or start a revolution' - Comelec 35 10-February-16 01:58 PM | Meoni Erika F. Bergara (special to InterAksyon.com) READ MORE
25 provinces expected to be hit by drought in February - Pagasa Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 7:03 AM | Rommel Rio, News 5 At least 25 provinces are likely to suffer drought and nine others to go through a dry spell this month because of the El Nino phenomenon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.
Philippines keen on Hague final ruling on case vs China in May Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 11:08 PM | Philippines News Agency The Philippines is expecting a final ruling in May on its arbitration case questioning the legality of Chinaâs massive claim in the South China Sea, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario said on Wednesday.
DFA Sec. Del Rosario exits after 5 years of principled stewardship Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 4:58 PM | InterAksyon.com When President Aquino called for him back to lead DFA, he told Secretary Albert del Rosario it was because 'I was a fighter for democracy. In truth, I simply want to be remembered as a patriot.'
BREAKING NEWS as of Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 9:22 AM IS has used, can make, chemical weapons - CIALRMC signs P24B loan facility, EPC for LRT 1 Cavite ExtensionUN junks Saudi request to get out of rebel-held areas in YemenAsia-Pacific home to 3 - including PH - of 10 deadliest countries for journalistsOregon standoff ends as last 4 holdouts surrenderKUYA MODE | George W. to campaign with Jeb Bush in South Carolina25 provinces expected to be hit by drought in February - PagasaUS denies planned patrols with India in South China Sea as China reacts5 PPP projects worth P40 B to be completed by JuneRussia raises specter of permanent or 'world war' if Syria talks failEinstein's gravitational waves detected in scientific milestoneAt least 52 inmates dead in Mexico prison riotCitizen’s Crime Watch files P50-B plunder case vs 5 PCSO board membersBSP lowers average inflation forecasts for 2016Keri o wit? Senatoriables discuss their stand on LGBT rights
LRMC signs P24B loan facility, EPC for LRT 1 Cavite Extension The Light Rail Manila Corporation simultaneously signed Thursday a P24-billion loan facility and the engineering, procurement and construction agreement for the LRT 1 Cavite Extension.
5 PPP projects worth P40 B to be completed by June The government expects to complete five public-private partnerships (PPP) projects worth a total of about P40 billion before the term of the Aquino administration ends…
BSP lowers average inflation forecasts for 2016 Philippine monetary officials cut their average inflation forecast for 2016 due to the impact of lingering low oil prices.
MB decides to keep key policy rates unchanged Thais register 70,000 foreign workers in scandal-mired seafood sector FDIs grow 16.4% in November 2015; Jan.-Nov. total is 3.4% lower at $5.5B MB lifts restrictions on setting up new banks Dollar sinks in Asia as Fed boss dampens chance of rate hike BSP warns vs 'fraudulent' bank DA executive: Mindanao farmers producing 'ukay-ukay' GM corn seeds
WITH VIDEO | More problems discovered in source codes: Comelec Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 12:22 AM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com | Maricel Halili, News5 More problems were discovered on the source codes of the consolidated canvassing system (CCS) and vote counting machines (VCM), the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Wednesday.
Maynilad completes repair of leaking water line that caused Sta. Mesa flooding Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 2:01 PM | InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 6:01 PM) The technical team of Maynilad Water Services Inc. completed the repair of the leaking 1,050-mm primary line along Ramon Magsaysay Ave. corner Santol in Sta. Mesa, Manila, by 2:45 p.m. Thursday, allowing water supply to normalize hours earlier than promised.
US denies planned patrols with India in South China Sea as China reacts Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 1:57 AM| Megha Rajagopalan and Pete Sweeney, Reuters (UPDATE - 7:31 a.m.) There are currently no plans for joint naval patrols by the United States and India, the US State Department said on Thursday.
SSS PENSION HIKE | Signatories to veto override hit 75 - Colmenares Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 1:36 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 2:05 p.m.) More members of the House of Representatives have signed the resolution overriding President Benigno Aquino III's veto of the bill raising the monthly pensions of Social Security System members by P2,000, Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares said Thursday.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY | DPWH to conduct weekend road reblocking in Quezon City Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 2:33 PM| Clara Masing, InterAksyon.com The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be undertaking road reblocking and repairs starting at 10 p.m. Friday (Feb. 12) until early morning of February 15 at selected roads in Quezon City.
POEA allows licensed recruiters to place Filipino nurses in Germany outside Triple Win Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 6:01 PM| InterAksyon.com The Governing Board of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration liberalizes the recruitment of Filipino nurses to Germany beyond the scope of POEA's in-house placement facility and the Federal Employment Agency through the International Placement Services.
Asia-Pacific home to 3 - including PH - of 10 deadliest countries for journalists Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 8:15 AM| InterAksyon.com The Asia-Pacific region is home to three countries - the Philippines is one - that are among the 10 deadliest nations for journalists, an international media organization said. The two others are India and Pakistan.
PHOTO | You may kiss the bride Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 2:18 PM| Krisken Jones, InterAksyon.com Senior Police Officer 2 Dennis Ebuenga kisses his wife Mary Ann Orsal as they and 19 other newlyweds exit the Mt. Carmel Church in Camp Crame in Quezon City following a mass wedding for police personnel Thursday.
WEEKEND CHEF | Heirloom bread recipes from Chef Gene Gonzalez’s new cookbook Learn to bake classic Filipino bakery favorites like Ensaimada Pampangueña, Pan de Hangin, and Triangulos.
WEEKEND GUIDE | February 5 to 7: Travel Tour Expo and Chinese New Year celebrations Enjoy the long break as we welcome the Year of the Fire Monkey. Here’s where you can relax and bond with friends and family this…
DINING GUIDE | At Marco Polo Ortigas, Lung Hin presents auspicious set menus for Chinese New Year Welcome the Lunar New Year with two lavish 10-course set menus representing good fortune and good health are available.
WEEKEND CHEF | Heirloom bread recipes from Chef Gene Gonzalez’s new cookbook WEEKEND GUIDE | February 5 to 7: Travel Tour Expo and Chinese New Year celebrations DINING GUIDE | At Marco Polo Ortigas, Lung Hin presents auspicious set menus for Chinese New Year Welcome home, Pia! Netizens share the excitement of meeting Miss Universe 2015 Paris catwalks rediscover their cavalier swagger IN PHOTOS | Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach shines as ‘the people’s queen’ in homecoming parade Plan your 2016 trips: Back-to-back Travel and Trade Expo at SMX on February 5 to 7