Iglesia ni Cristo crowd massing up outside DOJ for overnight vigil-protest 27-Aug-15, 5:29 PM | Maricel Halili, News5 | InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Virginia TV journalists killed in on-air shooting; suspect shoots self 27-Aug-15, 1:30 AM | Reuters
All set for OFWs' No-Remittance Day Aug. 28 as Balikbayan Box issue sizzles 27-Aug-15, 6:00 PM | InterAksyon.com
MEL STA.MARIA | Is SC's Enrile bail fomenting confusion, dishonesty, public anger and impunity? 27-Aug-15, 11:04 AM | MEL STA.MARIA
#WALANGPASOK2016 | Palace issues list of holidays for 2016 26-Aug-15, 6:02 PM | InterAksyon.com | Roices Naguit, News5
10 YEARS AFTER KATRINA | Obama marks rebirth of New Orleans 27-August-15, 07:13 AM | Andrew Beatty, Agence France-Presse READ MORE
VIDEO, TRAFFIC TEMPERS RISING | Aquino floats odd-even traffic scheme, asks for 'patience' 27-Aug-15, 2:48 PM | Roices Naguit, News5 | InterAksyon.com President Aquino floats the 'radical' idea of cutting the volume of vehicles on the streets effectively by half - with the controversial odd-even scheme - as he appeals for more patience, understanding and cooperation as the government strives to grapple with traffic congestion.
Iglesia ni Cristo crowd massing up outside DOJ for overnight vigil-protest 27-Aug-15, 5:29 PM | Maricel Halili, News5 | InterAksyon.com Members of the Iglesia ni Cristo have started massing up outside the Department of Justice on Padre Faura Street, protesting a DOJ plan to charge the INC hierarchy with illegal detention of an expelled minister.
'LONGEST KIDNAP TRIAL' | 18 years after crime, court sends 7 to life imprisonment 26-Aug-15, 3:08 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com Eighteen years after the crime, seven men were convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment without parole by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court for kidnapping for ransom and serious illegal detention of husband and wife Virgilio and Christina Chua, and househelp Anna Simbajon.
BREAKING NEWS as of 28-Aug-15, 5:10 AM Supreme Court ruling allowing Enrile's bail is not yet final, says Chief Justice SerenoJ.CO launches Colombian Supremo Coffee and new lifestyle concept stores to matchTwo in five US military women endure sexual trauma during service: studyAstronomers uncover evidence of galaxy metamorphosisThai police look into Turkish connection in Bangkok blastFilipino nurse in Saudi tests negative for MERS: DFAUp to 50 refugees found dead in truck in Austria; European leaders 'shaken'US journalist killings revive debate over gun controlCebu Pacific seeks more flights to TaiwanGovernment taps online job-matching site Kalibrr to help fill vacanciesPhilippine stock index returns above 7,000'Hard hitting' Ozamiz 'Ratsada' broadcaster shot at least 10 timesFATAL GUNBATTLE | Undercover cops shoot dead Angeles City's No. 3 Most WantedPhilippines seeks 'real-time' U.S. help in disputed South China SeaFinal MH17 report due October 13: Dutch investigators
Cebu Pacific seeks more flights to Taiwan The carrier is requesting for 5,850 more weekly seats.
Government taps online job-matching site Kalibrr to help fill vacancies DBM and Kalibrr today signed an agreement in which the startup would post government vacancies free of charge for a year.
Philippine stock index returns above 7,000 Advancers edged out decliners, 139 to 45.
For 1.8-billion global Muslim market, completion of national halal lab in Koronadal eyed by 2016 Mall tycoon Henry Sy remains Philippines' richest for 8th consecutive year Philippine economy picks up in second quarter on infra spending Philippine stocks climb after trading returns to normal Philippine economic growth accelerated in second quarter, says Budget chief Philippines launches fresh bond swap to bring down cost of debt, lengthen maturities Thailand's PTT R&D grows, delivering eco-friendly fuels
Mall tycoon Henry Sy remains Philippines' richest for 8th consecutive year 27-Aug-15, 10:35 AM | InterAksyon.com Newcomers are manufacturer Dean Lao, and media moguls Oscar Lopez and Fred Elizalde.
US plans more Asia-Pacific drills to counter China reclamation 26-Aug-15, 7:57 PM | Reuters The United States plans to increase the number of military and humanitarian drills it conducts in the Asia-Pacific as part of a new strategy to counter China's rapid expansion in the South China Sea, the Philippine military said on Wednesday.
SC asked to cite Comelec, Smartmatic in contempt for non-refurbishment of PCOS 26-Aug-15, 2:17 PM| Brian Maglungsod, Interaksyon.com A former Comelec official and the founder of an anti-trapo movement have asked the Supreme to cite in contempt officials of the Comelec and Smartmatic for the supplier's failure to repair or refurbish the existing 82,000 Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines.
VIDEO | Amid calls to quit over Metro gridlock, MMDA's Tolentino turns traffic aide 27-Aug-15, 10:25 AM| Renz Ongkiko, News5 | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com Bombarded by calls for his resignation over the perennial gridlock on the roads of the National Capital Region, Metro Manila Development Authority chairman Francis Tolentino took a turn at playing traffic aide Wednesday morning.
VIDEOS | Roxas, Binay, Poe mount sorties in Ilocos region 27-Aug-15, 12:01 PM| Hannibal Talete, Kaye Imson and Maeanne Los Banos, News5 Confirmed presidential rivals Vice President Jejomar Binay and Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II and the still undecided Senator Grace Poe went on the hustings in three Ilocos region provinces Wednesday.
Original petitioners vs DAP wonder why those behind it are not prosecuted, run to SC anew 26-Aug-15, 6:09 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Beyond the Supreme Court ruling striking down the Disbursement Acceleration Program and the pork barrel system, the original petitioners against these fund schemes asked the SC to direct the Ombudsman and Justice department to investigate the DAP's 'authors, proponents and implementors.'
Jailed for 11 years, political prisoner's rebellion case stalled by 'identity crisis' 26-Aug-15, 8:57 PM| Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com The rebellion case against a political prisoner who has been detained for 11 years was further delayed Wednesday over a literal 'identity crisis.'
DFA, DOLE urged to deploy team to aid OFWs in Saudi village near border with Yemen 26-Aug-15, 12:16 PM| InterAksyon.com A nongovernmental organization engaged in assisting distressed overseas Filipino workers is urging the Department of Foreign Affairs and Labor and Employment to deploy a rapid response team to aid Filipinos in Saudi Arabian village near the border of strife-torn Yemen.
CHILDREN’S BOOK | ‘Inang Kalikasan’s Bad Hair Day’ is solved without shampoo and conditioner CANVAS launches a green-themed children's book with a prized fanciful tale by Recle Etino Vibal and illustrated by John Paul Antido.
J.CO launches Colombian Supremo Coffee and new lifestyle concept stores to match Keep warm and energized for the rainy days with a cup of J.CO's newest coffee variety.
Sing along to Vehnee Saturno hits in ’Chuva Choo Choo: The Mr. Kupido Musical’ The master songwriter promises to delight and entertain theater buffs with a new musical featuring his hit songs.
J.CO launches Colombian Supremo Coffee and new lifestyle concept stores to match CHILDREN’S BOOK | ‘Inang Kalikasan’s Bad Hair Day’ is solved without shampoo and conditioner Watsons Philippines wins at Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards Sing along to Vehnee Saturno hits in ’Chuva Choo Choo: The Mr. Kupido Musical’ Ancient Philippine gold treasures make it to New York for September 11 exhibition ART GUIDE | August 24-31: Pablo Gallery turns X and Alwin Reamillo’s hedgehog village HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Henann Resort Alona Beach in Panglao Island in Bohol