Rescue5 wins Gold Anvil for 'fun' disaster preparedness program for schoolchildren 19-Apr-15, 1:59 PM | InterAksyon.com
Up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya -newspaper 19-Apr-15, 3:45 PM | Reuters | Agence France-Presse
Greece pressed to move 'urgently' on detailed debt plan 19-Apr-15, 8:46 AM | Paul Handley, Agence France-Presse
IS shows purported executions in Libya of Ethiopia Christians 19-Apr-15, 7:41 PM | Agence France-Presse
Fil-Ams plan to build statue of Jose Rizal in New York 19-Apr-15, 10:16 AM | InterAksyon.com
BBL will create 'sub-state' with 'equal strength' to national government - ex-UP Law Dean Magallona 18-April-15, 07:47 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Balikatan 2015 not deliberately targeting China, says Palace 19-Apr-15, 5:17 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Update 6:10 p.m-The Balikatan exercises involving over 11,000 Fiilipino and US servicemen opens Monday in what analysts note as the 'shadow of China,' but a Palace official said the war games do not deliberately target Beijing, which dismissed concern over its West Philippine Sea reclamation spree.
VIDEO | Dry spell might affect more provinces in May -- Pagasa 19-Apr-15, 6:10 AM | Philippines News Agency | With News5 Video Report UPDATED WITH VIDEO REPORT - The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) sees the dry spell will affect more provinces next month.
Balikatan war games start Monday under China's shadow 18-Apr-15, 10:31 AM | Joel Guinto, Agence France-Presse Thousands of American and Filipino soldiers on Monday will kick off expanded war games, showcasing a deepening defense alliance as alarm bells ring over China.
BREAKING NEWS as of 19-Apr-15, 9:52 PM Chiz disputes Drilon defense of Iqbal's use of alias in peace process docsIS shows purported executions in Libya of Ethiopia Christians4 drug-crazed men critically wound widow, 2 sons in failed Masbate robberyBlast outside UN refugee agency HQ in GazaBPO, remittances to keep propping up PH construction, economy, says U.S. think tankBalikatan 2015 not deliberately targeting China, says PalacePhilippines says auction for portion of former U.S. base failedAnother crunch week in Greek bailout sagaUp to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya -newspaperFOCUS | Thailand's top cop: graft-buster or junta hatchet man?Rescue5 wins Gold Anvil for 'fun' disaster preparedness program for schoolchildrenDrilon urges Aquino to appoint heads of PNP, Comelec, COA, CSCJapan firm to build 10 vessels for Philippine Coast Guard as part of P7.37-billion loan - DOTCBeach, pool toys may pose health risks to children due to plastic chemicals - EcoWaste CoalitionInvestors look to earnings for market direction
BPO, remittances to keep propping up PH construction, economy, says U.S. think tank IHS said remittances and BPO income is driving construction and consumer spending.
Philippines says auction for portion of former U.S. base failed Filinvest Land and Megaworld -- both of which qualified for the auction -- submitted no bids.
Another crunch week in Greek bailout saga With Athens yet to produce a program of reforms that is deemed acceptable, there is little confidence they will pull off a deal.
Investors look to earnings for market direction How China is upsetting the old global economic order Greece pressed to move 'urgently' on detailed debt plan Without rains since January, North Cotabato crops worth P600 million destroyed due to drought Thousands march in Europe against US-EU free trade pact Mindanao coal-fired power plant contract draws 12 potential bidders Splash's first-quarter profit up by nearly half
Up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya -newspaper 19-Apr-15, 3:45 PM | Reuters | Agence France-Presse UPDATE 8:35 P.M.- As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, the second major accident involving refugees in a week. Pope Francis pleaded with world leaders to respond 'decisively' to the tide of people seeking a better life.
OFW exit clearance now separate from PhilHealth, PagIBIG fees collections - POEA 19-Apr-15, 9:03 AM | InterAksyon.com Responding to the clamor of some overseas Filipino workers' organizations, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has separated the issuance of overseas employment certificate(OEC) or exit clearance from the collection of government fees such as PhilHealth and PagIBIG.
OPINION | US Balikatan will not help PH vs China in territorial dispute over West Philippine Sea 19-Apr-15, 9:44 AM| Renato Reyes Jr., Bayan Secretary General As the Philippine-US war games called Balikatan starts, the leftist group Bayan has issued a statement asserting that the US will not come to the aid of the Philippines in case of a shooting war between China and the Philippines. Here, InterAksyon.com posts Bayan's full statement.
Electrical waste reaches new peak at 41 million tons - report 19-Apr-15, 11:05 AM| Agence France-Presse A record amount of electrical and electronic waste hit the rubbish tips in 2014, with the biggest per-capita tallies in countries that pride themselves on environmental consciousness, a report said Sunday.
AFP chief welcomes Jalandoni's call to resume peace talks 18-Apr-15, 6:01 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of staff General Gregorio Pio Catapang says the proposal is well-taken but the other side should 'show sincerity' by stopping atrocities and criminal acts.
POEA cancels recruiter's license for collecting P110,000 placement fee from a domestic worker 19-Apr-15, 8:05 AM| InterAksyon.com The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has cancelled the license of Jao International Manpower Services for charging placement fees amounting to P110,000 from a household service worker it deployed to Romania.
Japan firm to build 10 vessels for Philippine Coast Guard as part of P7.37-billion loan - DOTC 19-Apr-15, 1:26 PM| Philippines News Agency The DOTC has awarded a project to enhance the Philippine Coast Guard's ability to protect the country's seas, particularly the construction of ten 40-meter multi-role response vessels and their staggered delivery from the third quarter of 2018.
BPO, remittances to keep propping up PH construction, economy, says U.S. think tank 19-Apr-15, 6:09 PM| Philippines News Agency IHS said remittances and BPO income is driving construction and consumer spending.
REFLECTION | Jesus appears to His disciples in Jerusalem: "Peace be with you" To be in peace is to be whole and well in one's faith with God.
PH as next center of gastronomy at Madrid Fusion Manila; SM Supermalls sets special activities SM partners with DOT and Madrid Fusion Manila to spotlight Philippine cuisine as Asia's rising food destination.
CHOW BUZZ | Madrid Fusion Manila 2015 places PH at the center of the culinary world’s attention Set to captivate Manila with their culinary virtuoso are Spain and Asia’s legendary chefs as they share their expertise at this highly anticipated culinary congress.
REFLECTION | Jesus appears to His disciples in Jerusalem: "Peace be with you" CHOW BUZZ | Madrid Fusion Manila 2015 places PH at the center of the culinary world’s attention PH as next center of gastronomy at Madrid Fusion Manila; SM Supermalls sets special activities WEEKEND GUIDE | April 17-19: Craft bazaars, concerts, and plays MADRID FUSION MANILA 2015: Biggest international culinary affair to be held at SM Art show, talks, and the MMA Awards at DLS-College of St. Benilde's Multimedia Arts Fest 2015 4 more Robinsons Malls set to rise in Cavite, Cebu, Iloilo, and Davao this year and in 2016