IN LIMBO | Police continue to follow Comelec guidelines on SK elections, ready to enforce gun ban 27-Jan-15, 10:49 AM | Philippines News Agency
Cebuano anti-dictatorship fighter Jose Ribomapil 'Dodong' Holganza Sr., 79 27-Jan-15, 6:55 AM | Philippines News Agency
PAGPUPUGAY SA MGA NASAWING PNP-SAF | Pangasinan police office flag now in half-mast 27-Jan-15, 7:14 AM | Philippines News Agency
Americans still confusing Sikhs for Muslims - study 27-Jan-15, 9:00 AM | Agence France-Presse
EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS | MILF forces in 'mis-encounter' have PNP-SAF arms, boots, Kevlar vests, etc. 27-Jan-15, 8:12 AM | InterAksyon.com
COCKTALES | Abad wife outranks Drilon, Belmonte salary-wise 26-January-15, 02:15 PM | Victor C. Agustin READ MORE
POST-CLASH | Congressional hearings on Bangsamoro Basic Law suspended 26-Jan-15, 11:19 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2, 3:30 p.m.) Congress has suspended all hearings on the adoption of the Bangsamoro Basic Law, a requirement for the eventual creation of a new Bangsamoro entity that is part of the plan to achieve lasting peace in Mindanao.
VIDEO | Board of Inquiry formed to probe Maguindanao misencounter 26-Jan-15, 11:33 PM | Philippines News Agency | Ed Lingao, News5 Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas on Monday ordered the formation of a Board of Inquiry to get to the bottom of Sunday's misencounter between the police Special Action Force and the MILF in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. Acting PNP chief Leonardo Espina chairs the board.
WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO | SAF casualties in Maguindanao now 50, names of 41 released 26-Jan-15, 6:52 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 4:10 p.m.) The number of casualties from the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) in the encounter between the police and members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in Tukalinapao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao has now reached 50.
BREAKING NEWS as of 27-Jan-15, 11:20 AM ARMM governor appeals for sobriety after MILF-SAF clashFidel Castro hints of support for US-Cuba talksNetizens lambast Stella Araneta after MJ Lastimosa fails to make it to Miss Universe Top 5US woman drowns puppy in airport toilet to get on plane - reportIN LIMBO | Police continue to follow Comelec guidelines on SK elections, ready to enforce gun banTAXI! | Commercial space rides for US astronauts to save millions - NASANew World Bank report highlights challenge of Metro Manila's urbanizationS&P downgrades Russia's sovereign credit rating to 'junk'Argentina disbanding intelligence service after prosecutor's deathAsia shares rise, euro steadies as Fed meetsOil steadies after OPEC says prices may have bottomedUS Justice Department spies on millions of cars - Wall Street JournalUkraine rebels move to encircle government troops in new advanceKurds drive IS from Syria's Kobane on border with TurkeyON HIDING STREET KIDS DURING PAPAL VISIT | Give DSWD opportunity to explain, says Cardinal Tagle
New World Bank report highlights challenge of Metro Manila's urbanization Philippines suffering from 'missing middle' with one megacity and a number of much smaller urban areas.
S&P downgrades Russia's sovereign credit rating to 'junk' The cost of insuring Russian sovereign debt for five years rose, in a sign of investors' concern.
Asia shares rise, euro steadies as Fed meets MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged ahead by 0.1 percent.
Oil steadies after OPEC says prices may have bottomed Wall Street rises after Greek elections Slight adjustment in prices of gasoline, diesel Philippine stock index scales to new record Red tide warning hoisted over Bataan, Masbate and Pangasinan Emirates Airlines enjoys increase in passengers during Papal visit Cheap oil seen to boost airline margins, passenger traffic
23 bishops ask to bar Smartmatic from diagnostics contract 26-Jan-15, 3:53 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com Led by Manila Auxillary Bishop Broderic Pabillo, the prelates say the haste lacks prudence and the amount is far too high just to diagnose the machines.
ON HIDING STREET KIDS DURING PAPAL VISIT | Give DSWD opportunity to explain, says Cardinal Tagle 27-Jan-15, 9:29 AM | Philippines News Agency Amid reports that the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) allegedly hid street children in Metro Manila during the recent visit of Pope Francis, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle said the agency should be given an opportunity to explain.
Govt 'deeply saddened' by PNP-SAF, MILF clash in Maguindanao 26-Jan-15, 11:53 AM| Dexter San Pedro and Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com (UPDATED - 4:30 p.m.) The government said it was "deeply saddened" with the death of at least 30 members of the elite Philippine National Police Special Action Forces who clashed with members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on Sunday.
All Catholic churches in Central Visayas to serve as signing stations in anti-pork barrel drive 26-Jan-15, 10:56 AM| InterAksyon.com In an effort to fast-track the gathering of signatures for what advocates hope will eventually become a people’s initiative law banning all forms of pork barrel in government, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has declared all parishes in the Central Visayas province as signing stations.
PHOTO | Senate suspends arrest warrant for Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, 5 others 26-Jan-15, 2:03 PM| Ernie Reyes and Jamin Verde, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:50 p.m.) Two senators question the process of the issuance of the warrant of arrest, and Senate President Franklin Drilon holds the order in abeyance.
Left-wing Syriza party wins historic Greek election victory 26-Jan-15, 7:19 AM| John Hadoulis and Guy Jackson, Agence France-Presse Anti-austerity party Syriza won a historic victory in Greece's election Sunday, partial results showed, setting up a confrontation with the EU over its plans to renegotiate the country's massive bailout.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Guns silent overnight after 6-hour Maguindanao 'mis-encounter' 26-Jan-15, 9:28 AM| InterAksyon | Philippines News Agency Police and military authorities in Maguindanao were set to retrieve starting Monday morning the remains of fallen policemen in a remote village in Maguindanao.
PH fashion experts criticize Bb. Pilipinas Charities for bias against Filipino designers 26-Jan-15, 10:57 AM| By Jeffrey Tupas | Special to InterAksyon.com Filipino fashion designers and industry experts took to social media their disgust.
Netizens lambast Stella Araneta after MJ Lastimosa fails to make it to Miss Universe Top 5 Netizens blame the pageant director for snubbing Filipino designers to create Miss Philippines' outfits for the international competition.
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