TODAY'S HEADLINES

Comelec eyes twin biddings for PCOS machines 05-May-15, 7:05 PM | Jet Villa, and Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com

AFP insists Usman's men killed him, but 'welcomes' MILF claim 05-May-15, 12:15 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com

VIDEO | PNR train operations halted 'temporarily' for safety checks after derailment 05-May-15, 1:06 PM | Cassandra Lee, InterAksyon.com | Mon Gualvez, News5

Comelec eyes twin biddings for PCOS machines 05-May-15, 7:05 PM | Jet Villa, and Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections intends to conduct twin public biddings of contracts for the voting technology to be used in the coming 2016 polls.

Peace Council submits report on BBL study to Senate; backs revisions on key items 05-May-15, 1:21 PM | Ernie Reyes and Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com | Gerard dela Pena, News5 (UPDATE2, - 5:50 p.m.) Former Chief Justice Hilario Davide says Congress will have the final say on the Peace Council recommendations regarding details of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, specifically on amending provisions on constitutional bodies represented in the new political entity.

VIDEO | NBI holds 10 more cases of job-seekers like Veloso, also 'duped' by Sergio's ring 05-May-15, 9:39 PM | Kaye Imson, News5 | With InterAksyon.com The NBI is compiling evidence on 10 more complaints involving alleged illegal recruiter Maria Cristina Sergio, with stories of hapless job-seekers like Mary Jane Veloso who accused her of promising a job but set her up as a drug mule, landing her on death row in Indonesia.

THANKS TO PACQUIAO | Govt 'assets' pounced on Usman as he waited for Pac-May to start - source 05-May-15, 12:49 AM | Priam F. Nepomuceno, Philippines News Agency A government source claimed that Usman and his men were gunned down by 'assets' while waiting for the radio broadcast of the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout last May 3.

House blocs firm up positions on BBL provisions ahead of committee level voting 05-May-15, 4:36 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Members of the House of representatives prepare for deliberations on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law ahead of the voting at the committee level in the coming week.

Govt finance execs urged to boycott Asian tax forum with tobacco industry sponsors 05-May-15, 12:48 PM| InterAksyon.com Government finance and tax experts from the region are attending the Asia-Pacific Tax Forum that opens in New Delhi today, amid concern that the forum's main organizer received sponsorships from Big Tobacco.

AFP insists Usman's men killed him, but 'welcomes' MILF claim 05-May-15, 12:15 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The MILF is 'welcome' to claim that its men slew Abdul Basit Usman, but as far as the military is concerned, the wanted bomb maker was killed by his own men, who were fighting over the $1-million bounty offered by the US and a separate P6.3-million reward from the Philippine government.

Baligod questions delay in filing of third batch of PDAF charges 05-May-15, 5:13 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Lawyer Levito Baligod hints that he smells something fishy about the delay in the filing of plunder charges, considering that the respondents include political allies of the administration who could figure in the upcoming 2016 elections.

VIDEO | 2 Pinoy mountaineers survive quake atop Nepal mountain 05-May-15, 7:34 AM| Jeff Caparas, News5 | Philippine News Agency Filipino mountaineers Edward Sampelo and Mendelson Dela Cuesta were three days into their trek on a mountain in Nepal when the magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck on April 25.

Koko chides Trillanes witness for accusing Binay sans proof 05-May-15, 6:53 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III, chair of the Senate Blue Ribbon Subcommittee, admonished the whistleblower presented by Senator Trillanes to back up his accusations of anomalous transactions by Vice President Jejomar Binay while still mayor of Makati.

36 repatriated OFWs arrive at NAIA 05-May-15, 9:27 PM| Eric B. Apolonio, InterAksyon.com The recent arrivals bring the total number of Filipinos repatriated from Syria to 5,642.

 
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