Metro traffic jams: a daily burden for workers; Angara alarmed by JICA study 01-Sep-15, 4:12 AM | Jelly F. Musico, Philippine News Agency
LPA, ITCZ bring rains on Tuesday - Pagasa 01-Sep-15, 7:46 AM | Philippines News Agency
New Ebola case in Sierra Leone sets back efforts to beat epidemic 01-Sep-15, 1:54 AM | Agence France-Presse
Nearly all seabirds will have ingested plastic by 2050 01-Sep-15, 5:23 AM | Agence France-Presse
APEC delegates well-secured in Cebu, says police official 01-Sep-15, 8:57 AM | Philippines News Agency
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
VIDEO | INC ends protest 31-Aug-15, 8:45 AM | InterAksyon.com | Jen Calimon, News5.com (UPDATE 3, 1:40 p.m.) On orders of its executive minister, Eduardo Manalo. the Iglesia ni Cristo officially ended Monday morning the massive street protest it launched late last week over allegations of "meddling" by the Justice department in the church affairs.
Did government 'capitulate?' Disclose 'agreement' with INC, Samson's lawyers demand 31-Aug-15, 11:53 AM | InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 2:40 p.m.) The counsel of an expelled minister of the INC whose criminal complaint against leaders of the church triggered the mass rallies of the last five days are demanding that government disclose the alleged agreement with the INC that led to the end of the protest on Monday.
Ombudsman on PDAF cases: Long, rough road to justice 01-Sep-15, 7:20 AM | Rowena F. Caronan and Malou Mangahas, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism TAKING ON corruption is never easy. After two years of investigation by nearly three dozen lawyers of the Office of the Ombudsman reviewing thousands of documents, the corruption cases involving the use of pork-barrel funds against an incredible tally of legislators are far from being concluded.
BREAKING NEWS as of 01-Sep-15, 9:35 AM Fight vs Ebola takes hit with new death in Sierra LeoneJournalists face jail in Thailand over trafficking reportAPEC delegates well-secured in Cebu, says police officialCOMELEC looking for ways to use old PCOS machines and save on costs for 2016 pollsLPA, ITCZ bring rains on Tuesday - PagasaOmbudsman on PDAF cases: Long, rough road to justiceUS warns China: Sudan's Bashir should not be welcome to travel until he faces justice for war crimesNearly all seabirds will have ingested plastic by 2050China to open high-speed rail link to North Korean borderMetro traffic jams: a daily burden for workers; Angara alarmed by JICA studyPeople who lack sleep are more likely to catch colds: US researchLibya loyalist forces battle Islamic State in BenghaziCalifornia bartender wins $1-M lottery with $20 bill he finds on the streetNew Ebola case in Sierra Leone sets back efforts to beat epidemicGuardsman killed in protests as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy for rebel regions
More power plant operators violating 'must-offer' rule, says spot market operator PEMC logged 1,611 cases between February 2014 and June 2015.
Asian stocks set for worst monthly drop in three years on global rout MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed 0.8 percent and is set for its worst monthly drop since May 2012. The Philippine stock…
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 VIDEO | Customs Chief Lina clarifies balikbayan box issue with OFWs 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
PHOTO | Rains cause riprap to crumble, Marikina home to tumble into river 31-Aug-15, 3:43 PM | Text and Photo by Ana Relova, InterAksyon.com Steady, heavy downpour late Sunday evening at the Marikina-San Mateo and Rizal area caused a portion of the riprap along Barangay Nangka in Marikina to crumble, and a concrete house to tumble into the Marikina river.
Comelec: Dermalog, partners willing to take on PCOS refurbishing job 31-Aug-15, 6:50 PM | Anne Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections confirms that the joint venture Dermalog-Avente_Stone of David has expressed willingness to refurbish the old PCOS machines in time for the 2016 elections.
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.
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 UPDATE3, 11:49 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.
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.
332 lumad families flee Surigao Sur villages, says award-winning nun 31-Aug-15, 7:35 AM| InterAksyon.com More than 300 lumad families have reportedly fled their homes in San Miguel, Surigao del Sur after a tribal militia allegedly murdered two brothers, a Catholic nun slated to receive an international human rights award said.
Family reunion turns tragic as road crash kills 9 31-Aug-15, 8:23 AM| Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com A family reunion in Sultan Kudarat province took a tragic turn Sunday afternoon when a 10-wheeler truck collided with a mini truck on the Tacurong City-Isulan highway, leaving nine revelers, including three children, dead and seven other persons from both vehicles injured.
Joma backs Duterte; mayor says there's '50-50' chance he'll run for president 30-Aug-15, 10:13 PM| Philippines News Agency Communist Party of the Philippines founder Jose Maria Sison has officially endorsed Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte for the 2016 presidential elections.
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.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Coral Bay Beach and Dive Resort in Coron, Palawan 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