FIBA WORLD CUP: Gilas Pilipinas misses out on upset of No. 3-ranked Argentina 02-Sep-14, 1:25 AM | InterAksyon.com
COMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 02-Sep-14, 11:53 AM | Benjamin de la Pena
Family driver stabbed dead for refusing to give his P100, packed lunch to robbers 02-Sep-14, 11:02 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
SC strikes down Comelec limit on campaign ads airtime 02-Sep-14, 3:20 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com
64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards 02-Sep-14, 10:59 AM | Text by Romsanne Ortiguero | Photos by Rhoy Cobilla | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon.com
COMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste 02-September-14, 11:53 AM | Benjamin de la Pena READ MORE
Raps filed vs NAIA3 car bomb suspects; group also targeted China embassy, MOA, says De Lima 02-Sep-14, 11:30 AM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon | Agence France-Presse | Perfecto T. Raymundo, Philippines News Agency (UPDATE 3 - 2:40 p.m.) Charges of illegal possession of explosives were filed Tuesday against the three suspects arrested for Monday's foiled bombing attempt at the Terminal 3 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport during inquest proceedings at the Department of Justice.
House justice committee votes down impeachment raps vs PNoy 02-Sep-14, 10:47 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE2 - 2:57 p.m.) The House justice committee on Tuesday all but buried the three impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino III, voting these insufficient in substance. Militant groups hit the outcome, but Palace officials said the process was transparent and fair.
FIBA WORLD CUP: Gilas Pilipinas misses out on upset of No. 3-ranked Argentina 02-Sep-14, 1:25 AM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine national men's basketball team once again showed its heart, coming back from a double-digit fourth quarter deficit, but again barely missing an upset, this time against Argentina in Group B action of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Seville, Spain.
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Sep-14, 5:05 PM PNoy wants deeper probe of NAIA 3 'bomb' try; Catapang sees no terror plot6 of the accused in Balintang slay arraigned by Batanes RTCOPAPP: Aquino set to submit BBL draft to Congress before trip to EuropeOPEN DOOR POLICY? | Northbound MRT train arrives at Magallanes Station with door openSC strikes down Comelec limit on campaign ads airtimeAmid rise in port congestion-related costs, LTFRB orders unbundling of trucking ratesFamily driver, patay sa saksak matapos 'di ibigay ang P100 at packed lunch sa mga holdaper‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytellingBCDA remits additional P100M to national treasuryPremiere Horizon to buy back sharesPhilippines bags another upgrade to investment rating22 HK pro-democracy protesters arrestedFiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror listFukushima workers to sue TEPCO for $620,000 in unpaid danger payCop shoots dead 4, injures 3 inside Pangasinan school compound
Amid rise in port congestion-related costs, LTFRB orders unbundling of trucking rates According to LTRFB chairman Winston Ginez, the unbundling would make rate-setting more transparent and protect consumers.
BCDA remits additional P100M to national treasury BCDA has remitted a total of P2.2 billion in dividends to the national government so far this year.
Premiere Horizon to buy back shares The company's board cleared subsidiary Digiwave Solutions' repurchase of the parent firm's shares at P0.50 apiece.
Philippines bags another upgrade to investment rating COMMENTARY | Take the #MRTChallenge! Because a (transportation) crisis is a terrible thing to waste Malaysia's AlloyMTD completes first local PPP in Calamba Century Properties mulls out-of-court settlement with Okada over PH casino project PANGARAP NA LANG BA? Govt OKs JICA 'Dream Plan' for cheaper, faster way to move around Mega Manila Asian stocks slip, euro hits one-year low on ECB uncertainty COA pleads with Congress for additional funds for satellite offices
KA-TAPANG | Now it can be told: PH peacekeepers ignored UN commander's order to yield 01-Sep-14, 6:08 PM | Jaime Sinapit and Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept 2, 2014) The so-called 'greatest escape' by 40 Filipino peacekeepers who broke through a Syrian rebel cordon at Golan Heights, almost never happened - thanks to an order to 'surrender' their firearms, given by an UNDOF commander.
Nurses go on strike in Ebola-hit Liberia over lack of protective equipment 02-Sep-14, 11:46 AM | Agence France-Presse Nurses at Liberia's largest hospital went on strike on Monday, demanding better pay and equipment to protect them against a deadly Ebola epidemic which has killed hundreds in the west African nation.
PANGARAP NA LANG BA? Govt OKs JICA 'Dream Plan' for cheaper, faster way to move around Mega Manila 02-Sep-14, 10:42 AM| InterAksyon.com The government has approved a Japanese-funded study that seeks to have modern, affordable, and well-coordinated and integrated transport system for Mega Manila by 2030.
SC strikes down Comelec limit on campaign ads airtime 02-Sep-14, 3:20 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com UPDATE2, 4:02 PM-The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down the limit on campaign ads imposed by the Commission on Elections, assailing the poll body's actions on the matter as 'arbitrary.' The Court upheld the rest of Comelec Resolution 9615, however.
SA AYALA STATION NA NAKAUPO | PNoy spokespersons take MRT Rush Hour Challenge 01-Sep-14, 4:47 PM| InterAksyon | Roices Naguit, News5 The spokespersons of President Benigno Aquino III took the MRT Rush Hour Challenge days after netizens dared government officials to ride the Metro Rail Transit-3 so they can experience the hardships being endured by commuters daily going to and from work.
Disruptive Hong Kong protests loom after China rules out democracy 01-Sep-14, 11:42 PM| Clare Jim and Diana Chan, Reuters Hong Kong police used pepper spray to disperse pro-democracy activists on Monday as the Asian financial center braces for a wave of disruptive protests against China's decision to rule out full democracy.
Court junks Palparan's plea to quash criminal raps, transfer custody to AFP 01-Sep-14, 9:14 PM| Anthony dela Pena, News5 The Malolos City Regional Trial Court-Branch 14 in Bulacan province dismissed retired Philippine Army general Jovito Palparan's motion to quash the criminal charges filed against him.
BUDGET WATCH | P1.1-M PWD funds for Taguig in DOLE budget triggers call for GPB details 01-Sep-14, 6:55 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Another vaunted reform in the budget process - the renamed "Grassroots Participatory Budgeting' - has come under scrutiny after over P1-million in GPB-tagged funds tucked into the DOLE 2015 outlay was questioned Monday because Taguig's status as a 'poor' locality was put in doubt.
‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytelling From editing glossy magazines, Maya Calica-Collins now seams touching children's stories through embroidery.
First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries Attention, students: design a green township and get the chance to win cash prize, internship, and a learning trip to Japan.
64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards The country's most prestigious literary competition reveals its winners this year
‘Sew and Tell’: Artist Maya Calica-Collins uses thread and fabric for storytelling New book on Isabelo Tampinco aims to turn the sculptor into a household name First Nippon Paint Young Designer Awards calls for green design entries 64th Palanca Awards honors 47 literary artists, bestows special awards WORK LIFE | Valuing time is valuing people HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Travel in Europe: The Dictionary Hostel in London DOWN SOUTH | Wanderlusting and checking school papers on the beach