Sex traffickers 'using Facebook' to lure victims 26-Nov-14, 6:37 AM | Agence France-Presse
Vietnam warships visit Philippines amid South China Sea dispute with China 26-Nov-14, 4:56 AM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters
Belmonte defends House version of 2015 national budget, says it's 'pork-free' 26-Nov-14, 4:20 AM | Philippine News Agency
'Queenie' to hit Surigao del Sur Wednesday afternoon, slice through Northern Mindanao 26-Nov-14, 9:09 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
Summary deportation order issued earlier against 9 convicted Chinese poachers: BI 26-Nov-14, 1:49 AM | Ferdinand G. Patinio, Philippine News Agency
THE 'REPRIVATE' OF THE PHILIPPINES | Or why Metro Manila continues to deteriorate 24-November-14, 03:35 PM | Jorge Mojarro, Special to InterAksyon.com READ MORE
SC declares, after 2 ordinances and one decade: Pandacan oil depot must go 25-Nov-14, 3:20 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 4 - 8:40 P.M.- The Supreme Court ordered the relocation of the oil depot in Pandacan, where 3 big petroleum companies store their products, ending a protracted battle of ordinances enacted during two different city administrations. Incumbent Joseph Estrada and ex-mayor Lito Atienza cheered it
'TACLOBAN NOT NEGLECTED' | P8.09-billion rehab funds set aside for city, says Lacson 26-Nov-14, 9:13 AM | Sarwell Q. Meniano, Philippines News Agency The national government has already poured P8.09 billion for the rehabilitation of the Yolanda-ravaged city, said Presidential Rehabilitation and Recovery Assistant Panfilo Lacson.
DFA chief confirms Chinese reclamation on Kagitingan Reef 26-Nov-14, 10:41 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario confirmed Tuesday night reclamation activities undertaken by China in Kagitingan Reef, one of the disputed territories in the South China Sea.
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Nov-14, 2:16 PM Lumad picket Camp Aguinaldo, demand troop pullout from ancestral landsWith Pandacan oil depot booted out, expect costlier fuel, more trafficOlivia Pope's wine glass + 6 reasons to grab one at Crate and Barrel nowBangko Sentral forecasts lower inflation in NovemberEx-PCGG chief Sabio to be tried for 'influence peddling'Trans-Asia, Otto Energy secure oil exploration contract extension for area off Palawan58 DEAD, 5 YEARS, 0 JUSTICE| Remembering the Ampatuan MassacreFresh from a fundraiser, Phoenix Petroleum borrowing anewLawmakers seek probe on effects of US shutdown of migrant remittance programsMeralco renews power supply contract with EDC ahead of summer shortfallMiss Honduras accused decline to testify on killingDFA chief confirms Chinese reclamation on Kagitingan ReefNew Go Hotels Ortigas offers affordable rates, great location for business travelersTiger released into the wild by Putin main suspect in mysterious goat deaths in China - Xinhua'INSTITUTIONALIZED DISCRIMINATION'? UN rights chief warns US on police racism
With Pandacan oil depot booted out, expect costlier fuel, more traffic The Big Three of Petron, Shell and Chevron may deploy 10,500 more trucks a month for deliveries to and within Metro Manila.
Bangko Sentral forecasts lower inflation in November This is the third straight month that the BSP has cut its inflation forecast.
Trans-Asia, Otto Energy secure oil exploration contract extension for area off Palawan Service Contract 55 covers an area that includes Cinco-1, which may hold natural gas bigger than the Malampaya.
Fresh from a fundraiser, Phoenix Petroleum borrowing anew Lawmakers seek probe on effects of US shutdown of migrant remittance programs Meralco renews power supply contract with EDC ahead of summer shortfall Asia shares climb on U.S. optimism, oil pressured before OPEC Integrated Micro-Electronics to expand medical devices business Rebound in corporate borrowing fuels third-quarter growth in PH bond market Saudi, Russia pre-OPEC talks yield no oil output cut
NOT MADE FOR MAR | P13-B budget for water, housing isn't pork barrel for DILG chief - LP 25-Nov-14, 5:36 PM | InterAksyon.com LP secretary general Mel Senen Sarmiento has dismissed allegations by Senators Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand Marcos II that the P13-billion appropriation for water services and housing under the DILG was a pork barrel for Sec. Mar Roxas, to boost his projection for 2016.
'INSTITUTIONALIZED DISCRIMINATION'? UN rights chief warns US on police racism 26-Nov-14, 10:02 AM | Agence France-Presse The United Nations on Tuesday urged the United States to investigate racial discrimination within its law enforcement and judicial systems, after a white officer who killed an unarmed black teen walked free.
'Queenie' to hit Surigao del Sur Wednesday afternoon, slice through Northern Mindanao 26-Nov-14, 9:09 AM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:15 p.m.) Tropical depression 'Queenie' has maintained its strength and is forecast to maker landfall over Surigao del Sur Wednesday afternoon then slice through Northern Mindanao, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.
58 DEAD, 5 YEARS, 0 JUSTICE| Remembering the Ampatuan Massacre 26-Nov-14, 11:49 AM| InterAksyon.com For several days since late last week, journalists, freedom of expression and human rights advocates, students and other sectors, both here and abroad, held activities to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the November 23, 2009 Ampatuan massacre. We look back at the remembrance.
Govt moves to recover $2-M alleged ill-gotten wealth of ex-DOJ chief Perez 25-Nov-14, 7:07 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The government is moving to recover $2 million allegedly ill-gotten by former justice secretary Hernando 'Nani' Perez, who served in the first two years of the administration of former President now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
AGAIN? | AFP, DOH in another apparent breach of Ebola quarantine protocol 25-Nov-14, 4:16 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Four UN remaining peacekeepers who arrived from Ebola hotspot Liberia were whisked away to AFP Medical Center in V. Luna in Quezon City instead of Caballo Island, where their comrades are undergoing a 21-day quarantine.
Vietnam warships visit Philippines amid South China Sea dispute with China 26-Nov-14, 4:56 AM| Manuel Mogato, Reuters Vietnam on Tuesday showed off its two most powerful warships in the first-ever port call to the Philippines but an official said it was not trying to challenge China's superior naval forces amid tension in the South China Sea.
SC upholds Comelec decision to unseat ER Ejercito as Laguna governor 25-Nov-14, 4:22 PM| Brian Maglungsod and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 7:17 p.m.) The Supreme Court has upheld the decision of the Commission on Elections to unseat Emilio Ramon "ER" Ejercito as governor of Laguna.
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Olivia Pope's wine glass + 6 reasons to grab one at Crate and Barrel now Get the most coveted wine glass and more at this newly opened American home store at SM's Mega Fashion Hall.
CHOW BUZZ I November cool openings: Bistro du Vin and Farmacy Ice Cream and Soda Fountain A French neo-bistro and an adult-friendly take on the good ole soda fountain are just two of the must-try new dining destinations this month.
Olivia Pope's wine glass + 6 reasons to grab one at Crate and Barrel now New Go Hotels Ortigas offers affordable rates, great location for business travelers CHOW BUZZ I November cool openings: Bistro du Vin and Farmacy Ice Cream and Soda Fountain HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Boracay Uptown Hotel in Boracay Island SM North EDSA makes the green switch to solar-powered energy, other SM malls to follow NINJA MAMA | 5 local and thoughtful Christmas gift ideas for busy moms REFLECTION | ‘What you do to the least of your brothers, you do unto me’