SC grants TEPO to prelates, advocates halting Baguio solon's move to develop Sto. Tomas forests 30-Sep-14, 4:56 PM | InterAksyon.com
Ambassador Zhao: PH, China ties 'should not go on like this' 30-Sep-14, 4:08 PM | Veronica Uy, InterAksyon.com
Britons involved in viral video of brutal arrest released 30-Sep-14, 10:05 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com, Video by YouTube user ghelo bytes
Bangko Sentral says it's managing forex volatility, as US dollar hits P45 30-Sep-14, 7:20 PM | Scarlet Venilia, InterAksyon.com
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At UN, Philippines slams China for 'dangerous, reckless, forceful' expansionist acts 30-Sep-14, 9:27 AM | InterAksyon.com Without mentioning China by name, the Philippines took the General Assembly podium on Monday (New York time) to accuse it of embarking on expansionist territorial claims that violate its rights.
Senate quizzes Purisima on building of 'White House' before donation, purchase of cheap Land Cruiser 30-Sep-14, 10:20 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com with video report from News5 When he was grilled by a Senate panel on Tuesday over his alleged ill-gotten wealth and the construction of his official Camp Crame residence even before it was donated to the Philippine National Police, Alan Purisima washed his hands of the allegations and said he was bent on staying as PNP chief.
Filipino couple in animal torture videos jailed for life 30-Sep-14, 7:56 PM | Agence France-Presse A Philippine couple have been jailed for life for forcing young scantily-clad women to torture or kill animals for the sexual gratification of online customers, a court official said Tuesday.
BREAKING NEWS as of 01-Oct-14, 5:51 AM California becomes first US state to ban plastic grocery bagsVIDEO | Mayon evacuees starting to get sickFOCUS | Protected areas offer glimmers of hope for wildlifeRecovery of Japan volcano victims suspended amid signs of rising activityTaiwan says China risks hurting ties if it mishandles Hong Kong protestsThousands of children orphaned, rejected as Ebola wrecks familiesOlympic US swimming champion Phelps arrested for drunken drivingBritain carries out first air strikes against IS in IraqUS lawmakers scold Secret Service chief over White House breachVIDEO | Pinoy fisherman survives 9 days at sea, is rescued by Taiwanese vesselMEL STA.MARIA | Gilas fans' disappointment is not hatred; but Coach Chot should be retainedGovernment mulls use of taxpayers' money to revive auto industryMoney supply growth stays below 20 pct for a second month in AugHong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, fear fresh police advanceThird-quarter economic performance crucial to meeting full-year growth goal, says NEDA chief
Government mulls use of taxpayers' money to revive auto industry The government may allot $600 million of the national budget for the program.
Money supply growth stays below 20 pct for a second month in Aug Bank lending to the private sector fueled the monetary expansion.
Third-quarter economic performance crucial to meeting full-year growth goal, says NEDA chief The Philippine economy needs to grow by 6.9 percent in the second half to meet the lower-end of the full-year target of 6.5-7.5 percent.
Bangko Sentral says it's managing forex volatility, as US dollar hits P45 Signing of LRT1 Cavite Extension contract slated for Oct 2 Megaworld adds a fifth tower in Iloilo business park on brisk demand Globe ties up with CloudFone, Intel for free tablet data plan Japan's Okura Hotels setting up shop at Resorts World operator's Manila Bay project ICTSI to expand Manila International Container Terminal, build new Laguna depot Jan-Aug investment pledges decline
AUDIO | German hostages plead with PH, German govts to free them from ASG as soon as possible 29-Sep-14, 7:21 PM | InterAksyon.com | News5 Exclusive UPDATE 12:45pm, SEPT.30- An audio recording believed to be those of two German hostages of the Abu Sayyaf has them appealing to both the Philippine and Germany governments 'to do all they can' to get them out of captivity 'as soon as possible.' and anxious over their safety and well-being.
#MISSINGMIGRANTS | What are the most dangerous destinations for irregular migrants? IOM lists 2 30-Sep-14, 12:12 PM | InterAksyon.com What are the most dangerous destinations and routes for irregular migrants? The International Organization on Migration released "Fatal Journeys: Tracking Lives Lost During Migration" and tallied 40,000 victims since 2000.
Hazard pay for seafarers passing by Gulf of Aden limited as risk status downgraded 30-Sep-14, 11:15 AM| Veronica Uy, InterAksyon.com Hazard pay for seafarers passing by the Gulf of Aden, which used to be a favorite spot of sea pirates, has now been limited under certain areas and conditions, it was learned Tuesday.
SOLUSYON SA TRAPIK SA EDSA? No private vehicles during rush hours - LTFRB exec 30-Sep-14, 6:39 AM| InterAksyon.com | With a report by Clara Masinag UPDATE :6:08PM-To ease the traffic gridlock on EDSA, an LTFRB official proposed that private vehicles be banned from Metro Manila's main thoroughfare during morning rush hours four days a week on weekdays.But MMDA called it 'unrealistic' and called for a careful study.
WARNING | Don't buy lead-tainted Chinese flu medicine for infants, children 30-Sep-14, 10:09 AM| InterAksyon.com The United States health authorities have warned parents and caregivers against buying or providing to infants and children "Bo Ying Compound," a lead-containing anti-flu product from China, the watchdog group EcoWaste Coalition said Tuesday.
Worried about 'insertions,' lawmakers demand to see budget errata 30-Sep-14, 2:23 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Party-list lawmakers are demanding that the House of Representatives' appropriations committee produce a copy of the errata in the proposed P2.606-trillion 2015 budget, which the chamber has passed on second reading, worried it might lead to what some quarters have called 'midnight insertions.'
Comelec opens first mall registration, off-site validation in 4 Robinsons malls 30-Sep-14, 7:33 AM| InterAksyon.com To encourage the voting public to have their biometrics taken and register for the 2016 national elections, the Commission on Elections has opened its first mall registration and off-site validation booths in four Robinsons malls in Galleria, Manila, Metro East, and Forum.
VIDEO | Coast Guard trainee dies of electrocution but family suspects foul play 30-Sep-14, 1:07 PM| Benjie Dorango, News5 A trainee of the Philippine Coast Guard died reportedly of electrocution while taking a bath but the victim's family suspects foul play.
10 unexpected finds at the Sikat Pinoy National Art Fair, Sept. 26 to 28 Described as a sensual, interactive experience by organizers, the Sikat Pinoy National Art Fair offers a change of pace for mallgoers at the SM Megatrade…
VIDEO | Kim Jones, Rags2Riches unveil ‘Ampersand’ for Fall/Winter 2014 The social enterprise's latest collection features five multipurpose bags for the holiday season ahead.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Hotel Trusty Nagoya in Nagoya, Japan Spacious rooms at affordable prices add to the wonderful travel experience in Japan's historic city.
VIDEO | Kim Jones, Rags2Riches unveil ‘Ampersand’ for Fall/Winter 2014 HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Hotel Trusty Nagoya in Nagoya, Japan 10 unexpected finds at the Sikat Pinoy National Art Fair, Sept. 26 to 28 CHOW BUZZ I âSalu-Salo Cookbook:â A culinary journey around the Philippines WEEKEND CHEF | Here’s a puto bumbong recipe from the Congressional Spouses’ ‘Salu-Salo Cookbook’ WEEKEND GUIDE | Sept. 26-28: ‘Noli,’ Negros Trade Fair, Dutdutan Festival Industry leaders speak at Dine Philippines in Cagayan de Oro City, Sept. 26