Scores hurt, 3 seriously, as police patrol vehicle runs over anti-US protesters Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 1:34 PM | InterAksyon.com
House okays P3.35-trillion budget for 2017 Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 6:15 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
'De facto' death penalty running wild, says pro-life lawmaker Sun, Oct 16, 2016, 5:07 PM | InterAksyon.com
SWS SURVEY | Filipinos trust the US most, and China least Tue, Oct 18, 2016, 1:21 AM | InterAksyon.com
WATCH | Alleged hit man tells Senate: Duterte killed justice official 15-September-16, 09:29 PM | Agence France-Presse | Meanne Los Baños, News5 READ MORE
Folks along Agno River forced to evacuate after San Roque Dam releases excess water 2:06 am | Philippines News Agency Pangasinan Governor Amado I. Espino III ordered at 3:00 p.m. Thursday the forced evacuation of residents living along the lower stream of the Agno River due to the continuing discharge of water from San Roque Dam, which commenced at 10:00 a.m.
Japan apologizes anew to Filipinos over World War II atrocities 1:37 am | Dara Pearl P. Dacuyan, Philippines News Agency A Japanese official has again apologized to Filipinos for the atrocities committed by their soldiers during the World War II.
FOCUS | Duterte's China trip can help boost the new… 12:56 am | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com As 'good partners' again, the Philippines and China can renew ties that can boost Beijing's economic offensive in Southeast Asia through its new 'Maritime Silk…
China lifts travel advisories against Philippines 11:22 pm | Jelly F. Musico, Philippines News Agency China has lifted all travel advisories issued to its citizens traveling to the Philippines, a Chinese foreign official said on Thursday.
WATCH | Duterte, Xi agree to pursue bilateral talks to… 10:15 pm | Jelly F. Musico, Philippines News Agency | With Reuters TV report by Karen Lema Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin announced on Thursday that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed that the two countries…
BREAKING NEWS as of Fri, Oct 21, 2016, 5:17 AM Folks along Agno River forced to evacuate after San Roque Dam releases excess water China commits more than US$9B for Philippine development, drug rehab Japan apologizes anew to Filipinos over World War II atrocities Did it crash or land? Search on for Europe's Mars craft FOCUS | Duterte's China trip can help boost the new Maritime Silk Road in the region China lifts travel advisories against Philippines WATCH | Duterte, Xi agree to pursue bilateral talks to settle WPS dispute Philippines, China sign 13 bilateral agreements Residents near Magat Dam alerted vs flooding in aftermath of 'Lawin' Mosul offensive going faster than planned, Iraqi PM says Peso ends Thursday better vs US dollar; PSEi sheds anew China, Philippines to sign $13.5 billion in deals: Trade Secretary Lopez AIM metro Survey: Socioeconomic instability stokes crime, insecurity Saudi Arabia raises $17.5B in first international bond offering: HSBC WATCH | Duterte, in China, announces 'separation' from US as he and Xi pledge friendship
China commits more than US$9B for Philippine development, drug rehab Chinese President Xi Jin-ping on Thursday committed more than $9 billion in concessionary loan or soft loan to the Philippines for development projects, including drug…
China lifts travel advisories against Philippines China has lifted all travel advisories issued to its citizens traveling to the Philippines, a Chinese foreign official said on Thursday.
Peso ends Thursday better vs US dollar; PSEi sheds anew Mixed data from the US resulted in the sideways close of the Philippine peso Thursday but risk-off sentiment due to the ongoing European Central Bank…
China, Philippines to sign $13.5 billion in deals: Trade Secretary Lopez Saudi Arabia raises $17.5B in first international bond offering: HSBC 'UNLI DATA PLANS' | T-Mobile agrees to US$48M settlement over transparency breach BSP reminds public on end-December '16 deadline to swap old paper bills PSEi, PH peso gain on risk-on sentiments Clark AeroPark campus buildings nearing completion Australian tycoon Packer 'deeply concerned' for Crown Resorts staff held in China
Philippines, China sign 13 bilateral agreements 9:34 pm | Jelly F. Musico, Philippines News Agency The Philippines and China on Thursday signed 13 bilateral cooperation agreements ranging from areas of production capacity to infrastructure, to agriculture and to maritime cooperation.
Residents near Magat Dam alerted vs flooding in aftermath of 'Lawin' 8:44 pm | Villamor Visaya Jr., Philippines News Agency After typhoon "Lawin" pummeled northern Philippines late Wednesday, Magat Dam officials have renewed their call for alertness among townsfolk and evacuation to higher grounds as three spillway gates with six-meter-high opening at 1,375 cubic meters per second have been flowing floodwaters to rivers.
AIM metro Survey: Socioeconomic instability stokes crime, insecurity 6:49 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon AIM survey looks into what fuels Filipinos' fear of crime, and what should the government do on top of its anti-crime crusade.
WATCH | Duterte, in China, announces 'separation' from US as he and Xi pledge friendship 6:19 pm | Agence France-Presse UPDATE 7:19 PM-President Rodrigo Duterte and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping pledged to enhance trust and deepen cooperation Thursday, Chinese officials said, as Manila's new leader seeks to rebalance his country's diplomacy away from the US.
PNP chief angered, saddened by violent dispersal; 9 officers sacked 4:57 pm | Thom Andrade and Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon Philippine National Police Chief, Director General Ronald 'Bato' de la Rosa expresses anger and sadness after watching video footage of the violent dispersal of anti-American protesters in front of the United States Embassy in Manila Wednesday.
Probers hunting prankster in bomb hoax on PAL flight from LA 4:09 pm | Richie Lopa, InterAksyon An apparent bomb hoax causes inconvenience to the passengers of Philippine Air Lines Flight PR103 that arrived early Thursday morning.
Telco services in Northern and Central Luzon disrupted by typhoon 3:32 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Telco services are down in portions of Northern and Central Luzon due to the effects of typhoon Lawin.
8 dead, 2 missing from ‘Lawin's’ wrath: NDRRMC 1:43 pm | JJ Landingin and Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com | Philippines News Agency (UPDATE) The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said Thursday evening that eight persons have been reported killed while two were missing in the wake of supertyphoon “Lawin” (international name: Haima) that exited the country in the evening.
WATCH | Lawmakers seek probe of violent rally dispersal in front of US Embassy 12:54 pm | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon | Marlene Alcaide, News5 The Makabayan bloc of legislators on asks the House of Representatives to investigate the violent dispersal of national minorities and other protesters to break up Wednesday's rally at the US Embassy.
MEL STA. MARIA | Be careful with China, Mr. President 9:16 am | Atty. Mel Sta. Maria If the Philippines asks permission to utilize the fishing ground near Panatag (Scarborough) shoal and China allows it, this can signify that the Philippines, through President Duterte, has recognized that another country, China, has superior rights over the disputed islands and surrounding waters.
'UNLI DATA PLANS' | T-Mobile agrees to US$48M settlement over transparency breach 7:31 am | Reuters Telecom carrier is found to have slowed data speeds when customers on so-called unlimited plans exceeded a monthly data threshold, leading unlimited data plan customers to expect that they were buying better and faster service than what they received.
Murad: MILF supports Duterte in shift to federalism, but first, pass the BBL 11:25 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) supports President Rodrigo Duterte's planned shift to federalism, but stresses that the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law must be passed ahead of the change in the Philippines' form of government.
WATCH | Govt teams race to bury rotting bodies; number of cadavers from QC mortuary reaches 200 10:57 pm | Dale de Vera, News5 | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com Teams from the Quezon City Health department, aided by police, the local civil registrar, and barangay officials have thus far recovered 200 cadavers from the funeral home in la Loma district where authorities discovered unclaimed bodies in various stages of decomposition Tuesday.