VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-Mar-15, 7:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5
OPEN LETTER | Dear Mar, how can you still stand by PNoy's lies on Mamasapano? 06-Mar-15, 6:52 AM | Renato Reyes Jr.
COCKTALES | Talk (and text) pays: Globe CEO compensation jumps 15% in two years 06-Mar-15, 2:20 PM | Victor C Agustin
Your share of the national debt in January: P62,290 05-Mar-15, 3:12 PM | Rain Castro, InterAksyon.com
IS terror could 'spillover' to PH unless Mindanao conflict solved, security exec warns 05-Mar-15, 1:41 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-March-15, 07:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5 READ MORE
VIDEO | 'They asked about reinforcements, he asked about tactics' - SAF chief on meeting with PNoy 06-Mar-15, 7:29 AM | JV Arcena, News5 At an almost three-hour meeting Wednesday, SAF personnel asked Pres. Benigno Aquino III why no reinforcements were sent to their beleaguered comrades in Mamasapano while the President grilled them on tactics.
Mayor says BIFF leaders could be hiding in Cotabato City 06-Mar-15, 10:52 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Even as the military continues its 'all-out' offensive against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters, leaders of the rebel group that broke away from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front could be hiding in Cotabato City, Mayor Japal Guiani Jr. said.
More Filipinos join ranks of poor amid higher food prices, lingering effects of Yolanda 06-Mar-15, 1:31 PM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com The rapid rise in food prices and the lingering effects of Typhoon Yolanda eroded gains from last year's economic growth to push more Filipinos into poverty.
BREAKING NEWS as of 06-Mar-15, 9:56 PM Mamasapano SAF survivor launches Change.org petition to call for all-out peaceFinance department aims to double number of tax-paying big companiesAs more camels roam, MERS virus kills 10 more people in Saudi Arabia; death toll now 402APEC finance, central bank officials see need to build microinsurance marketOmbudsman panel recommends preliminary probe vs Binay, son over Makati building 'irregularities'This genetically-modified Philippine banana is taking Japan by stormASG men abduct two teachers in Zamboanga SibugayFord grows Philippine sales by more than a thirdNLEX operator outsources check payments to MaybankMMDA to deputize 92 traffic constables to boost LTO drunk driving campaignSmart bundles free Internet with existing call, text promosPNoy's aunt-in-law Tingting accused of masterminding 2013 poll fraud attemptFebruary forex reserves climb to highest in more than a yearPhilippine stock index closes at 19th record highEx-village chief abducted, shot dead by armed men in Masbate City
Finance department aims to double number of tax-paying big companies Among the sectors where tax collections lag are trade, construction, manufacturing and financial intermediation.
APEC finance, central bank officials see need to build microinsurance market This is part of the Cebu Action Plan, which aims for financial resiliency.
This genetically-modified Philippine banana is taking Japan by storm Originally developed in Taiwan, Philippine growers improved on the variety.
Ford grows Philippine sales by more than a third NLEX operator outsources check payments to Maybank Smart bundles free Internet with existing call, text promos February forex reserves climb to highest in more than a year Philippine stock index closes at 19th record high Fitch sees more Philippine banks raising capital through 2016 More Filipinos join ranks of poor amid higher food prices, lingering effects of Yolanda
Ombudsman panel recommends preliminary probe vs Binay, son over Makati building 'irregularities' 06-Mar-15, 8:05 PM | Trish Roque, News5 | InterAksyon.com (UPDATED - 9:28 p.m.) The Office of the Ombudsman’s special panel of investigators has recommended that the Vice President his son, and 22 others undergo preliminary investigation in connection with the alleged irregularities in the Makati City Hall Parking Building project.
'No BBL better than a mangled BBL' - chief govt negotiator 06-Mar-15, 12:01 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The government's chief negotiator to peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front cautioned lawmakers against deleting what they perceive to be unconstitutional provisions in the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law lest they mangle the measure beyond saving.
OPEN LETTER | Dear Mar, how can you still stand by PNoy's lies on Mamasapano? 06-Mar-15, 6:52 AM| Renato Reyes Jr. 'This is not just about you and your personal political ambitions. There is a lot more at stake here. By allowing yourself to be part of the grand cover up, you disrespect the memories of the men who died under your watch.'
3 Filipina nurses working in Saudi Arabia infected with MERS-CoV 06-Mar-15, 5:52 PM| Carla Lim, News5 with reports from Agence France-Presse (UPDATED - 6:25 p.m.) Three Filipina nurses working in Saudi Arabia have been infected with the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
5 YEARS OLD PA LANG MAGALING NA | Unbeaten Mayweather 'biggest challenge of my life' - Pacman coach 05-Mar-15, 9:06 PM| Daniel Hicks, Agence France-Presse "Floyd's undefeated. He's talented, He's unique. Here's a guy I first saw when he was five years old in the gym. And he was a good fighter then," Freddie Roach said.
PNoy's aunt-in-law Tingting accused of masterminding 2013 poll fraud attempt 06-Mar-15, 6:29 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com An ex-staff member of the presidential aunt-in-law tells Comelec he was instructed to steal and then tamper Baguio City ballots to fabricate propaganda against the automated poll system.
GOOD NEWS | WHO names Fabella Hospital a Western Pacific 'role mode' for newborn care 05-Mar-15, 8:59 AM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The government-run Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Sta. Cruz, Manila has been recognized as a role mode of the World Health Organization-Western Pacific Region Office for its essential newborn care programs, which have been proven to reduce infant morbidity and mortality.
LONG OVERDUE | HRW welcomes murder raps vs ex-Tagum mayor but says more needs to be done 05-Mar-15, 8:04 AM| InterAksyon.com The murder charges filed against former Tagum City mayor Rey Uy and 28 other persons for allegedly operating a 'death squad' are 'a long-overdue blow against the country's epidemic of unsolved extrajudicial killings,' but 'there's more to be done,' a human rights watchdog said Thursday.
Dingdong Dantes leads men in heels at In Her Shoes parade to celebrate Int’l Women’s Day The National Youth Commission held its second run of 'In Her Shoes' on Friday, led by chairman Gio Tingson and commissioner-at-large Dingdong Dantes.
WEEKEND CHEF | Whip up Cebuâs Kinilaw na Tanguige sa Gata by Chef Kevin Gail Uy of Bluewater Sumilon With the start of the summer heat, this Cebuano specialty makes for a truly refreshing appetizer.
CHOW BUZZ | Now open: Coco Ichibanya Curry House and I am Kim at Estancia Mall Foodies have two new reasons to make that trip to Capitol Commons in Pasig City.
Dingdong Dantes leads men in heels at In Her Shoes parade to celebrate Int’l Women’s Day CHOW BUZZ | Now open: Coco Ichibanya Curry House and I am Kim at Estancia Mall WEEKEND CHEF | Whip up Cebuâs Kinilaw na Tanguige sa Gata by Chef Kevin Gail Uy of Bluewater Sumilon WEEKEND GUIDE | March 6 to 8: See you at the theater…or mall! TUP celebrates harvest of prized student artists with vibrant murals of winning art pieces VIDEO | QC artists dedicate mural to SAF 44 heroes Adarna House celebrates 35 years; donates books to NGOs, LGUs