SALAMAT, MR. LET'S DOH IT! | Schedule of wake for Sen. Juan Flavier 30-Oct-14, 7:46 PM | InterAksyon.com
BI orders deportation of Laude's German fiance Sueselbeck 30-Oct-14, 11:56 AM | Perfecto T. Raymundo, Philippines News Agency
'One of the good guys' | On his passing, Senator Juan Flavier trends worldwide on Twitter 30-Oct-14, 5:54 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
GORY DEATH | For unknown reasons, man beheads farmer in Zambo Sur 30-Oct-14, 3:03 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com
Top Aquino execs testify in Binay Makati probe 30-Oct-14, 3:11 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Juan Flavier - Mr. Let's DOH It, People's Senator - quietly passes away 30-October-14, 04:18 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Juan Flavier - Mr. Let's DOH It, People's Senator - quietly passes away 30-Oct-14, 4:18 PM | InterAksyon.com Senator Juan M. Flavier, indisputably one of the most loved, popular, and respected public servants in the post-People Power Philippines, died just past 4 p.m. on Thursday, succumbing to multiple organ failure brought about by pneumonia. He was 79.
Health chief Ona goes on 'health leave,' belying ouster; Garin is OIC 30-Oct-14, 10:55 AM | Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com Health Secretary Enrique Ona, under pressure in recent months from overseeing efforts to keep the Philippines free from such deadly diseases as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-COV) and Ebola, has gone on leave, refuting speculation he was being replaced.
Amid criticisms, House OKs P2.6-trillion proposed 2015 nat'l budget on final reading 29-Oct-14, 6:21 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATED - 6:49 p.m.) The House of Representatives on Wednesday approved on third and final reading the proposed P2.606-trillion budget for 2015, which critics described as a product of the "tradition of connivance and concealment" and surrender of Congress' "power of the purse."
BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Oct-14, 11:53 PM CAN'T ENJOY FULL RIGHTS LIKE OTHER PRISONERS | Sandigan junks Jinggoy's request for Undas furloughHalf-day work on Oct 31, special non-working day on Nov 1 for PH gov't employeesGovernment handing over Angat hydropower plant to Korean companySALAMAT, MR. LET'S DOH IT! | Schedule of wake for Sen. Juan FlavierSSS starts search for local fund managersChina, with thousands of workers in Africa, vulnerable to Ebola outbreak, says expertCebu Pacific expects 'Undas' passenger traffic to grow in the high teens this yearFlavier hailed as heroic icon, effective doctor, cool lawmakerWeather disturbance expected to enter PHL in next 24 hours - PAGASAHUMAN TRAFFICKERS' MODUS | NAIA renovation works used for new routes to smuggle out people'One of the good guys' | On his passing, Senator Juan Flavier trends worldwide on TwitterBangko Sentral warns of short-term volatility after US Fed ends stimulusSelect buying brings back PH stock index above 7,100-markJuan Flavier - Mr. Let's DOH It, People's Senator - quietly passes awayGlobe takeover of Bayantel requires Congress approval, says PLDT
Government handing over Angat hydropower plant to Korean company K-Water will operate the Angat plant and rehabilitate the dam, which supplies bulk of Metro Manila's water needs.
SSS starts search for local fund managers The state pension fund for private-sector workers plans to farm out P1 billion each to three fund managers.
Cebu Pacific expects 'Undas' passenger traffic to grow in the high teens this year In light of the higher number of passengers, the budget carrier is calling on travelers to check in earlier than usual.
Bangko Sentral warns of short-term volatility after US Fed ends stimulus Select buying brings back PH stock index above 7,100-mark Globe takeover of Bayantel requires Congress approval, says PLDT Philippine ports go on red alert for 'Undas' Ayala raises more than enough from preferred share sale to prepay debt Import costs temper Holcim Philippines' Jan-Sep net income Tantoco-owned luxury retailer touts strong demand for IPO
Cayetano gives Binay spokesmen the boot at Senate inquiry 30-Oct-14, 1:51 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Tagging them as gate crashers, Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano moves to have two UNA high officials ejected from the Senate inquiry into the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall Building 2.
Aquino approves Yolanda rehab plan 30-Oct-14, 12:17 PM | InterAksyon.com (UPDATE, 6:11 p.m.) Ten days before the first year anniversary of super typhoon Yolanda, President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday approved the rehabilitation plan costing P167.9 billion.
HUMAN TRAFFICKERS' MODUS | NAIA renovation works used for new routes to smuggle out people 30-Oct-14, 5:55 PM| Eric B. Apolonio, InterAksyon.com The aborted trip of the 4 women is the latest, said authorities, in an apparent new modus operandi for human traffickers: using the temporary confusion caused by full-blast renovation work at NAIA to find new routes for people smuggling, including having victims dress up as construction workers.
Pinoy peacekeepers from Ebola-hit Liberia to return home in November, will be quarantined in Tarlac 29-Oct-14, 10:03 PM| Erel Cabatbat, News5 Filipino peacekeeping soldiers who will ne coming back home from Ebola-hit Liberia will be quarantined at Camp O'Donnell in Capas, Tarlac, Armed Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang said Wednesday.
Plunder raps filed vs Drilon, Cabinet execs over P700-M 'overpriced' convention center 29-Oct-14, 4:05 PM| Trish Roque, News5 | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATED - 10:19 p.m.) Senate president Franklin Drilon and other government officials are accused of committing plunder and malversation of public funds, dishonesty, and grave misconduct in connection with the allegedly overpriced P700-million Iloilo Convention Center.
Sandigan allows opening of pork witnesses' bank accounts, real estate, vehicle, travel records 29-Oct-14, 5:39 PM| Trish Roque, News5 A division of the anti-graft court has upheld its earlier ruling granting the motion of Janet Lim-Napoles' camp to open the bank accounts of main pork barrel scam whistleblower Benhur Luy and other witnesses in the purported multibillion-peso anomaly.
TB-diabetes co-epidemic looms, experts warn 29-Oct-14, 9:05 PM| Mariette Le Roux, Agence France-Presse A report warned Wednesday of a looming tuberculosis-diabetes epidemic as the two diseases intertwine in many countries, driven in part by a rise in unhealthy lifestyles.
76.5-M children plunged into poverty in rich countries since 2008 - UNICEF 29-Oct-14, 8:32 AM| Philippines News Agency | Xinhua UNICEF on Tuesday said in a report that 2.6 million more children have sunk below the poverty line in the world's most affluent countries since 2008, bringing the total number of children in the developed world living in poverty to an estimated 76.5 million.
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