2 killed in Pikit, North Cotabato blast 27-Jan-15, 9:53 PM | Philippine News Agency
Joker scores Guingona for Binay arrest warrant sans due process 27-Jan-15, 5:02 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Cebuano anti-dictatorship fighter Jose Ribomapil 'Dodong' Holganza Sr., 79 27-Jan-15, 6:55 AM | Philippines News Agency
DMCI construction arm snags contract to build LRT2 extension 27-Jan-15, 1:12 PM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com
EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS | MILF forces in 'mis-encounter' have PNP-SAF arms, boots, Kevlar vests, etc. 27-Jan-15, 8:12 AM | InterAksyon.com
COCKTALES | Abad wife outranks Drilon, Belmonte salary-wise 26-January-15, 02:15 PM | Victor C. Agustin READ MORE
Palace told to explain Mamasapano mission; PNP didn't know SAF ops 27-Jan-15, 5:33 PM | InterAksyon.com | Renz Ongkiko, News5 Amid reports that top Palace executives had allegedly sanctioned the operations of the Special Action Force in Maguindanao that resulted in the death of 44 members of the PNP elite unit, a solon called on Malacanang to explain what happened and "not insulate top officials from accountability."
DILG forms board of inquiry; SAF chief sacked over Mamasapano bloodbath 27-Jan-15, 1:19 PM | Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 1:33 p.m.) Even as DILG Secretary Roxas announced a board of inquiry to look into tactical matters in connection with the massacre of 50 PNP SAF men in Maguindanao, the commander of the elite Special Action Force has been relieved over the tragic incident.
Solons urge MILF to surrender terrorists, ask if lack of coordination was enough reason for carnage 27-Jan-15, 9:03 PM | Ryan Ang, News5 | InterAksyon.com Lawmakers on Tuesday criticized the MILF or allegedly "harboring" terrorists, which they said led to the January 25 carnage of 44 members of the elite Philippine National Police-Special Action Force in Maguindanao.
BREAKING NEWS as of 28-Jan-15, 12:48 AM Pinoys warned against eating apples linked to listeria outbreak in U.S.IS threatens to kill Japanese hostage, Jordanian pilot in 24 hoursSnowstorm sweeps northeast US, New York spared its bruntDSWD spends P38M for 6 family camps from 2011 – 20152 killed in Pikit, North Cotabato blastAlphaland sues Mercado for P100-M damages over bribery claim in BSP site projectSolons urge MILF to surrender terrorists, ask if lack of coordination was enough reason for carnageSenate panel on rules to decide Mayor Binay arrestMetro Pacific looking to purchase 12 more hospitalsSandiganbayan convicts ex-DA exec for misappropriating P74,990Facebook, Instagram access restored after disruption: companyGovernment slashes amount spent on debt at end-NovemberPalace told to explain Mamasapano mission; PNP didn't know SAF opsClose to 80 percent of 2015 national budget releasedJoker scores Guingona for Binay arrest warrant sans due process
Metro Pacific looking to purchase 12 more hospitals The company has set aside P2.3 billion for its hospital business.
Government slashes amount spent on debt at end-November The biggest reduction pertained to amortization.
Close to 80 percent of 2015 national budget released Bulk of the amount released were agency-specific budgets.
Canada organizing more trade missions to Philippines Maynilad allots higher capex for 2015 Philippine stock index ends at fresh record high for a second straight session Fourth-quarter rebound expected for Philippine economy Potential bidders for LRT2 maintenance contract down to four Sta Lucia ventures into housing construction DMCI construction arm snags contract to build LRT2 extension
'Treachery, abuse of superior strength and cruelty': DOJ approves murder raps vs Pemberton 27-Jan-15, 1:39 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com The Department of Justice has cleared the filing of murder charges against US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton for the death of Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude late last year, approving the recommendation of the Olongapo City prosecutor's office.
Abu Sayyaf member, 7 other inmates escape from Basilan provincial jail 27-Jan-15, 1:36 PM | Philippines News Agency Eight inmates including a member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) escaped early Tuesday from the provincial jail in this city, an official disclosed.
DSWD spends P38M for 6 family camps from 2011 – 2015 27-Jan-15, 10:14 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Since President Aquino took office, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has spent P37.733 million for 6 family camps - with the same format it claims as the controversial 'vacation' of 500 vagrant families at a plush Batangas resort during the papal visit.
Senate panel on rules to decide Mayor Binay arrest 27-Jan-15, 8:34 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The Senate Committee on Rules will convene to thresh out the matter of dealing with witnesses or resource persons who choose to snub the summons to a Senate inquiry in aid of legislation.
Hundreds of typhoon victims air grievances at Northern Samar capitol 27-Jan-15, 11:52 AM| Eladio Perfecto, InterAksyon.com Hundreds of farmers and other victims of typhoons that struck Northern Samar over the past few months marched on the capitol in Catarman Monday to air their grievances before the provincial government.
IN LIMBO | Police continue to follow Comelec guidelines on SK elections, ready to enforce gun ban 27-Jan-15, 10:49 AM| Philippines News Agency As no law has yet been passed by Congress resetting the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections scheduled on February 21 this year, the Philippine National Police in Pangasinan continues to abide by the original instruction of the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
More senators urge probe of Mamasapano massacre 27-Jan-15, 4:12 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Jinggoy Estrada wanted to review the conduct of the police operation and to revisit protocols to prevent failure and misfortune in the future.
WE SURVIVED! | Netizens turn to Twitter in time of great #FacebookDown crisis 27-Jan-15, 3:23 PM| Tweets Storified by Tricia Aquino Social networking site Facebook was down for about 30 minutes Tuesday afternoon. Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram was not running as well. What to do? Netizens took to Twitter to collectively panic and crack a few jokes.
Netizens lambast Stella Araneta after MJ Lastimosa fails to make it to Miss Universe Top 5 Netizens blame the pageant director for snubbing Filipino designers to create Miss Philippines' outfits for the international competition.
OFF THE BEATEN PATH How to explore historic Lingayen Beach like a tourist Often considered as a brief stopover point, this first-class municipality in Pangasinan offers architectural treasures, history, and beaches to explore.
DOWN SOUTH | A beauty queen gets charmed by the raw allure of Camotes The rustic setting, lush forest, and quiet coves make a second visit in this unspoiled island even more memorable.
Netizens lambast Stella Araneta after MJ Lastimosa fails to make it to Miss Universe Top 5 PH fashion experts criticize Bb. Pilipinas Charities for bias against Filipino designers Travel Fiesta Republica: Celebration in Malolos, Bulacan culminates with ‘Dulansangan’ DOWN SOUTH | A beauty queen gets charmed by the raw allure of Camotes OFF THE BEATEN PATH How to explore historic Lingayen Beach like a tourist REFLECTION | The call of the first disciples: ‘Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men’ Art Fair Philippines 2015: More global, less predictable, and yes, still in that car park area