Online harassment seen as major problem: US survey 24-Oct-14, 12:05 PM | Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse
New York confirms first Ebola case 24-Oct-14, 1:28 PM | Agence France-Presse
PISTON sets transport strike, national day of protest on Monday, October 27 24-Oct-14, 3:38 PM | InterAksyon.com
UNDAS 2014 | Rescue5 to provide assistance to cemetery-goers 24-Oct-14, 4:02 PM | InterAksyon.com
WEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 24-26: PH Lit Fest, Fashion Week, Halloween fetes 24-Oct-14, 4:58 PM | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon.com
JESSICA ZAFRA | How do the corrupt sleep at night? 21-October-14, 11:25 AM | Jessica Zafra READ MORE
Ombudsman files fresh set of PDAF raps vs 6 more solons, ex-DA chief Yap, Napoles 23-Oct-14, 11:17 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales has ordered the filing of criminal charges against six more congressmen, former agriculture secretary Arthur Yap and businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles, for alleged misuse of millions in Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF), or pork-barrel.
House rushes to beat Oct. 29 deadline for final budget approval 24-Oct-14, 3:02 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House of Representatives is in a race against time to finish preparation, including printing of the thick budget books in time for the target approval on third and final reading on October 29.
PNoy urged to extend deadline for Martial Law victims' claims filing 24-Oct-14, 5:11 PM | InterAksyon.com A coalition of human rights groups is urging President Benigno Aquino III to immediately act on and certify as urgent a Joint Resolution for the extension of the filing period for Martial Law victims’ claims, as the Nov. 10 deadline nears and thousands have not yet been able to file.
BREAKING NEWS as of 24-Oct-14, 6:16 PM DOH: HIV/AIDS cases could to hit 30,000 by yearendU.S. gov't to pay PH P87 million for damage of Tubbataha Reef - DFAMonsod spells out arguments why Congress should stop funding APECOPNoy urged to extend deadline for Martial Law victims' claims filingWEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 24-26: PH Lit Fest, Fashion Week, Halloween fetesComelec launches iRehistro campaign for voter biometric registrationPH Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015: Spanish brands make their debutFil-Ams to enjoy greater protection with signing of PH-US accord on labor rightsHong Kong protesters buckle down for long haul at self-sustaining villagePH stock index barely holds above 7,100-markOperation of Agus-Pulangi hydropower plants may be turned over to private sectorUNDAS 2014 | Rescue5 to provide assistance to cemetery-goersCIDG nabs fake Army major charging 'intel recruits' P7,500 eachPNoy calls for more 'merchant' plant investors to secure the Philippines' power needsPISTON sets transport strike, national day of protest on Monday, October 27
PH stock index barely holds above 7,100-mark The PSEi is 1.43 percent up for the week.
Operation of Agus-Pulangi hydropower plants may be turned over to private sector Various quarters in Mindanao are opposed to this, fearing they stand to lose the benefit of lower power rates brought about by the facility.
PNoy calls for more 'merchant' plant investors to secure the Philippines' power needs According to the President, only three companies in the country are putting up plants without the security of long-term supply contracts.
Manila Water to provide service to Filinvest Land subdivision Drop in oil, electronics purchases pull down August imports Three major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia Public hearing scheduled for reduction of public jeepney fares Lucio Co holding firm acquires Laguna property for second community mall COCKTALES | Tantocos take P1.2B off the table as GSIS joins Rustan's investors EU envoy calls for passage of Customs Modernization and Tariff Act
KULAY MAHIRAP | Trillanes quip causes a stir on Twitter 24-Oct-14, 12:36 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's sound bite describing Vice President Jejomar Binay stole the thunder from the lawmaker's Thursday ocular inspection of the Batangas property being linked to Binay.
ALMOST 1 YEAR AFTER | Ibon data show slow govt response in Yolanda-affected areas 23-Oct-14, 3:55 PM | InterAksyon.com Almost a year after super typhoon Yolanda hit the country, government efforts for the recovery of the affected areas are moving very slowly, said research group Ibon.
Comelec launches iRehistro campaign for voter biometric registration 24-Oct-14, 4:58 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The project will be initially rolled out in Barcelona, Spain for overseas Filipino workers, and in the National Capital Region.
LTFRB, MMDA clash over Uber, Tripid, taxi apps 23-Oct-14, 5:15 PM| Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com The operation of car service apps has become the issue why the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) clashed anew.
FOCUS | UAE domestic workers slave for 21 hours on average, eat moldy bread - HRW report 23-Oct-14, 5:36 PM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Southern Leyte resident Marelie Brua is a volunteer in areas affected by typhoon Yolanda, where she monitors incidents of gender-based violence and spreads awareness about the realities domestic workers face when they work abroad.
VIDEO | COA report damns DAP, but Palace firm in defense; Tiangco wants DAP solons to 'bare all' 23-Oct-14, 6:32 PM| InterAksyon.com | With Video Report by Jove Francisco, News5 The President and his people defended DAP anew this week after a COA report showed some P2.4 billion in DAP monies had been wasted by GOCCs. The Palace insisted DAP helped the economy. But UNA leader Rep. Toby Tiangco said COA's report should prod all solons who benefited from DAP to account for it.
Fil-Ams to enjoy greater protection with signing of PH-US accord on labor rights 24-Oct-14, 4:33 PM| InterAksyon.com The Philippine government has signed an agreement with American authorities to ensure greater protection for the Filipino-American community with regard to their their rights and duties as employees and employers.
PH Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015: Spanish brands make their debut Three big Spanish brands make their entry in the stylish scene via Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015.
WEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 24-26: PH Lit Fest, Fashion Week, Halloween fetes Get to meet award-winning writers, embrace your inner fashionista, and have an early trick or treat this weekend.
CITIZEN MANILA | Fortuneteller Consisa Valencia, 74, and her house of cards For this popular fortuneteller in Quiapo, her cards are not only a means to earn a living but once, it also saved her life.
WEEKEND GUIDE | Oct. 24-26: PH Lit Fest, Fashion Week, Halloween fetes PH Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015: Spanish brands make their debut Award-winning Filipino and foreign writers gather at PH Literary Festival, Oct. 23-25 CITIZEN MANILA | Fortuneteller Consisa Valencia, 74, and her house of cards VIDEO | In Divisoria, it’s Christmas in October—see what’s there already Inside Malacañang Complex, 3 places to visit for a charming date with history Unfazed by competition, Uniqlo moves forward with its retail domination