Unprecedented number of medical staff infected with Ebola - WHO 27-Aug-14, 7:23 AM | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua
Despite rains, 4 major dams in Luzon still below normal water levels - Pagasa 27-Aug-14, 4:22 AM | Philippine News Agency
Prescription painkiller deaths fall in medical marijuana states 27-Aug-14, 3:42 AM | Kathryn Doyle, Reuters
Cop, businessman tagged in slay of racing champ Enzo Pastor fall 27-Aug-14, 8:48 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
President Aquino appoints Hilbay as Acting Solgen 27-Aug-14, 3:11 PM | Philippines News Agency | With Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com
MAY TRADING CARDS NA! Govt honors 23 generals, 1 major of Philippine Revolution of 1896 26-August-14, 07:22 AM | Philippines News Agency READ MORE
SC junks 'with finality' BIR motion for reconsideration on request for 10-year SALNs 26-Aug-14, 2:39 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE2 - 5:14PM-In a move deepening a cold war of sorts between the Executive and the judiciary, the Supreme Court junked with finality the motion for reconsideration of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares requesting copies of the SALNs of all justices over 10 years.
Grassroots budgeting under Mar masks 'presidential pork barrel' - partylist rep 27-Aug-14, 3:21 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com A party-list lawmaker on Wednesday branded as "presidentiable pork barrel" funds appropriated to the office of Secretary Mar Roxas II of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) under the so-called Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process (GPBP).
DFA cannot monitor Muslim Filipinos going to Iraq, Syria for supposed terror training 27-Aug-14, 7:59 AM | Pots de Leon, InterAksyon.com On reports that Filipino Muslims are being trained by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday admitted that it has no capability to monitor Filipinos going to either Iraq or Syria if they insist on doing so despite the existing deployment ban.
BREAKING NEWS as of 27-Aug-14, 6:42 PM Gov't cuts 1Q economic growth dataSandigan orders return to PH gov't of $42-M Marcos wealth in Arelma accountSecurity plans laid out for papal visit, APEC Leaders' SummitVP Binay twits Cayetano, Trillanes for brazen use of Senate probe for political endsRegulator rules against extension of PAL's codeshare agreement with EmiratesDOJ OKs creation of permanent PNP anti-drug unitEmperador replaces Philex in PH stock indexLucio Co completes takeover of LiquigazAquino appoints 2 military commanders to Solcom, EastmincomPH stock index climbs for a sixth session ahead of 2Q economic data releaseCHECK IT OUT | 5,000 pass initial screening for Customs jobsHEALTHY LIVING | First aid and preventive measures to protect your eyesightAuction for half-a-million ton rice importation fails after bids exceed NFA budgetRCBC in talks for investment by Taiwanese bankPHOTOS, VIDEO | Flood stops MRT-3 operations
Gov't cuts 1Q economic growth data From 5.7 percent earlier, the PSA revised downward the first-quarter growth figure to 5.6 percent.
Regulator rules against extension of PAL's codeshare agreement with Emirates The flag carrier stopped mounting direct flights to UAE in 1998, thus its decision to operate the route under a codeshare arrangement.
Emperador replaces Philex in PH stock index Retention in the PSEi depends on liquidity, free float and market capitalization.
Lucio Co completes takeover of Liquigaz PH stock index climbs for a sixth session ahead of 2Q economic data release Auction for half-a-million ton rice importation fails after bids exceed NFA budget RCBC in talks for investment by Taiwanese bank Max's Group board approves P14.32B share sale DOE receives proposals for ocean power projects Trans-Asia Petroleum exercises option to buy into Calauit oil field
PHOTOS, VIDEO | Flood stops MRT-3 operations 27-Aug-14, 3:38 PM | Toni Tamondong, Radyo 5 | Mon Gualvez, News5 (UPDATE 4 - 6:43 p.m. p.m.) Flooded tracks forced the suspension of operations of the MRT3 on the stretch from Taft Avenue to Shaw Boulevard stations. The suspension began at 2:05pm.
Impeachment raps vs PNoy 'sufficient in form' 26-Aug-14, 7:48 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 12:33 p.m.) The three impeachment complaints filed against President Benigno Aquino III are sufficient in form, the House of Representativesâ justice committee determined on Tuesday.
80,000 more cops needed to safeguard 100 million Pinoys - Mar 27-Aug-14, 12:49 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The Philippine National Police needs 80,000 more personnel to meet the ideal police-to-citizen ratio of 1:500 for a country whose population is now 100 million, Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II said Wednesday.
'AKO NGA, SIYA PA?' | Ex-Makati vice mayor: I'm proof VP Binay gained from 'overpriced' building 26-Aug-14, 11:53 AM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com UPDATE: 2:53PM-Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado admitted pocketing funds from the allegedly overpriced Makati City Hall Building 2 and said if he did so, then Vice President Jejomar Binay, then mayor, would have as well. The Binay camp said Mercado, who gambled heavily, was not a credible witness.
Cop, businessman tagged in slay of racing champ Enzo Pastor fall 27-Aug-14, 8:48 AM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 3:48 p.m.) A policeman who allegedly shot dead car racing champing Ferdinand 'Enzo' Pastor in June and the businessman he claimed ordered the hit have been arrested, the Quezon City Police District said on Wednesday.
CHECK IT OUT | 5,000 pass initial screening for Customs jobs 27-Aug-14, 4:27 PM| InterAksyon.com Around 5,000 applicants passed the initial screening for the 1,056 vacancies at the Bureau of Customs main office and various collection districts around the country, the agency announced Wednesday.
BECAUSE PNOY TRUSTS THEM | DBM's Abad, DAR's Delos Reyes to remain in Cabinet, says Palace 26-Aug-14, 5:27 PM| Roices Naguit, News5 | InterAksyon.com Butch Abad and Gil delos Reyes will remain in PNoy's Cabinet. This was the statement of Malacanang on Tuesday following a call by an administration lawmaker to fire the secretaries of the Department of Budget and Management and the Department of Agrarian Reform.
SHUNNED | Ice bucket challenge is frowned upon in water-starved south Asia 26-Aug-14, 9:22 PM| Agence France-Presse In India, a 38-year-old woman decided to transform the #IceBucketChallenge into the #RiceBucketChallenge, encouraging social media users to donate a bucket or bowl of rice to someone in need.
HEALTHY LIVING | First aid and preventive measures to protect your eyesight In celebration of Sight Saving Month, resident ophthalmologists of Manila Doctors Hospital share tips on proper eye hygiene.
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STYLE SMARTS | Uno de 50: Handmade jewelry in the time of fast fashion Spanish accessory brand offers a bold spirit, modernity and a bit of rebellion.
HEALTHY LIVING | First aid and preventive measures to protect your eyesight #ALSIceBucketChallenge captures Pinoy celebs STYLE SMARTS | Uno de 50: Handmade jewelry in the time of fast fashion WORK LIFE | Good work relationships is still the key to success FAMILY MATTERS | Love, parenting, ADHD, and raising everyday heroes HEROES REIMAGINED | Gabriela Silang as member of the Marines HEROES REIMAGINED | UP student depicts Macario Sakay as freedom fighter