11 dead, 219 people - many of them foreign workers - hurt in fire at Saudi Aramco housing complex 30-Aug-15, 5:15 PM | Agence France-Presse
TODAY IN HISTORY | 'Great propagandist' Marcelo Del Pilar was born 165 years ago in Bulacan 30-Aug-15, 8:12 AM | Philippines News Agency
US astronaut Buzz Aldrin: People in Mars by 2040 30-Aug-15, 9:52 AM | Philippines News Agency | Sputnik
China premier insists economy 'within appropriate range' 30-Aug-15, 2:34 AM | Agence France-Presse
Malaysia's Mahathir calls for 'people power' movement to topple PM Najib 30-Aug-15, 8:32 PM | Agence France-Presse
VIDEOS | Bound by tragedy, 2 women comforted by UN chief's remark vs enforced disappearance 30-August-15, 02:48 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
INC protesters move anew to EDSA-Ortigas area as Mandaluyong permit set to lapse 30-Aug-15, 5:39 PM | InterAksyon.com | PNA | With video report by Gary de Leon, News5 Update 2, 9:40 p.m.-The Iglesia ni Cristo crowd at EDSA swelled Sunday afternoon, and started marching toward the direction of the EDSA Shrine, clogging both the north- and southbound lanes of the major thoroughfare, as a rally permit issued by the Mandaluyong City government was set to lapse.
11 dead, 219 people - many of them foreign workers - hurt in fire at Saudi Aramco housing complex 30-Aug-15, 5:15 PM | Agence France-Presse UPDATE2, 8:29 pm - At least 11 people were killed and 219 injured in Saudi Arabia Sunday when a fire broke out at a residential complex housing employees of oil giant Saudi Aramco, authorities said.
Malaysia's Mahathir calls for 'people power' movement to topple PM Najib 30-Aug-15, 8:32 PM | Agence France-Presse Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad, joining anti-government protesters for a second day on Sunday, called for a 'people power' movement to topple Prime Minister Najib Razak over a financial scandal.
BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Aug-15, 11:40 PM Joma backs Duterte; mayor says there's '50-50' chance he'll run for president8 die in Tacurong City highway accidentAustrian migrant tragedy 'offends humanity' - PopeMalaysia's Mahathir calls for 'people power' movement to topple PM Najib4-day work week to cut business costs, ease labor's financial woes and traffic misery - solonEvacuees from military harassment swell as militias kill 2 brothers in Surigao Sur - Sr. Stella MINC protesters move anew to EDSA-Ortigas area as Mandaluyong permit set to lapse11 dead, 219 people - many of them foreign workers - hurt in fire at Saudi Aramco housing complexCOPA's Saycon to Palace: we're not opportunists, we've been talking to INC since FebruaryAfter Poe, NPC meeting other possible presidentiables, too8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design FairPhilippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew QuickVIDEOS | Bound by tragedy, 2 women comforted by UN chief's remark vs enforced disappearanceForeign business groups to govt: Create National Privacy CommissionUnrestricted rice imports to kill small farmers, says rice miller
Foreign business groups to govt: Create National Privacy Commission The Joint Foreign Chamber of the Philippines (JFC) has urged the government for the immediate establishment of the National Privacy Commission (NPC) in order for…
PH sees trade with APEC members rising over 6.8% yearly The Philippines, which the to Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit this year, sees its trade with 20 other APEC member economies increasing by over…
VIDEO | Customs Chief Lina clarifies balikbayan box issue with OFWs “Today is not about collecting revenues. This day is about assuring OFWs that we are listening and we will make sure that we move forward…
G Liner bus company taps PLDT for GPS monitoring devices Philippines to halt sugar exports amid strong domestic demand Peso trades sideways at close of week Bidders for output of Steag-Aboitiz plant in Misamis Oriental down to 6 Atlas Mining back in black in second quarter Philippine stock index closes week near 7,100 Business confidence cools in third quarter
Thai police arrest foreign man over Bangkok bombing 30-Aug-15, 9:04 AM | Pairat Temphairojana and Simon Webb, Reuters Thai police said they arrested a foreigner on Saturday who matched the description of a man who left a bag at the site of a Bangkok blast that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago.
VIDEOS | Bound by tragedy, 2 women comforted by UN chief's remark vs enforced disappearance 30-Aug-15, 2:48 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com A Filipino mother and a Laotian wife, who have found solace in each other's company since an encounter in an international forum on desaparecidos, are these days drawing comfort from the United Nations chief's statement on the International Day of the Disappeared.
After Poe, NPC meeting other possible presidentiables, too 30-Aug-15, 4:06 PM| InterAksyon.com Following several meetings with presumptive presidential bet Sen. Grace Poe, the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC) said at the weekend that it will also meet with other potential presidential aspirants soon.
US court ruling allows NSA to continue surveillance program 30-Aug-15, 6:37 AM| Philippines News Agency | Xinhua A United States federal appeals court on Friday overturned an earlier ruling by a lower court against the federal government's controversial bulk collection of Americans' phone data.
COPA's Saycon to Palace: we're not opportunists, we've been talking to INC since February 30-Aug-15, 5:02 PM| InterAksyon.com Saying they had been consulting various sectors including the Iglesia ni Cristo on pressing issues since February, COPA's Pastor Saycon Sunday took issue with a government warning for 'opportunists' to stay out of the ongoing INC protests against the DOJ.
Lumad decry airborne 'abduction' of 14 in Bukidnon but military says operation targeted 'NPA' 28-Aug-15, 8:22 AM| InterAksyon.com Indigenous people's organizations in Bukidnon decried what they called the 'abduction' of 14 of their leaders and members from a hinterland village of Kitao-tao town even as northern Mindanao media reported a massive military operation that netted suspected members of the New People's Army.
4-day work week to cut business costs, ease labor's financial woes and traffic misery - solon 30-Aug-15, 8:06 PM| InterAksyon.com Among the suggestions to ease Metro Manilans' horrendous traffic woes, a bill to reduce the work week to four days while extending daily hours to 10 - in order to ease financial burdens from transportation costs and business operating costs - may provide some relief.
VIDEO | As govt, politicos tread softly on INC, netizens weigh in on issue 29-Aug-15, 8:38 AM| Jove Francisco, News5 | InterAksyon.com The government and leading politicians seem to agree that leniency is the best policy as thousands of members of the Iglesia ni Cristo continue to protest what they perceive to be the DOJ's 'selective justice' towards its leaders, who have been charged with illegal detention by an expelled minister.
8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design Fair With only a day left to enjoy MaArte Fair 2015, here are some picks you shouldn't miss.
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Philippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew Quick Meet and hear the country's prized writers in this yearly gathering of members of the literary community.
8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design Fair Philippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew Quick CHOW BUZZ I Ken Bandivas at Diageo World Class Finals,Hyatt’s Szechuan Fair & Shangri-La’s Mooncakes WEEKEND CHEF | These two recipes show just how delicious tofu can be REFLECTION | On traditions and God’s commandments: ‘The law must have a heart’ SM Little Stars 2015 concludes with SM North Edsa kiddies as Grand Winners WEEKEND GUIDE | August 28 to 30: MaArte Fair, Philippine Literary Fest, and silent film screenings