Lawmakers mixed over proposal to revive congressional oversight panel 29-Jul-14, 2:48 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
Action for Economic Reforms refutes study on illicit PH cigarette trade 29-Jul-14, 2:14 PM | InterAksyon.com
Navy eyes base in Mactan as home of Philippine fleet 27-Jul-14, 7:09 AM | Philippines News Agency
VIDEO | Napoles transferred to Camp Bagong Diwa 29-Jul-14, 11:07 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com | With video report by Romel Lopez, News5
SCENE-VIDEO | Much weaker than Yolanda, Glenda terrifies Metro folk nonetheless 16-July-14, 10:03 AM | InterAksyon.com | With Video by Bernard Testa READ MORE
PRC releases new schedules for board exams for teachers, physicians, sanitary engineers 10:40 am | InterAksyon.com The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has rescheduled the Board Licensure Examinations for Professional Teachers (BLEPT), Physicians (BLEP), and Sanitary Engineers (BLESE) which were originally scheduled in July and August 2014.
MAY MALACANANG NA ANG BANGSAMORO | Refurbished ARMM building to… 10:08 am | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Refurbished to serve as the Office of the Bangsamoro People, the former office of ARMM governor in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao compound will…
Govt has awarded, signed off on 7 PPP projects in… 8:53 am | Azer N. Parrocha, Philippines News Agency The government has awarded and signed off on seven Public-Private Partnership projects, with a total value of P62.6 billion in just four years during the…
Tropical depression Inday to exit PH Friday, Juan spotted outside… 8:23 am | Philippines News Agency Tropical depression Inday has maintained its strength and changed direction from northwest to west northwest, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration…
'PERA MO, BANTAYAN MO' | 10 parts of the P2.6-trillion… 7:49 am | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Former National Treasurer Leonor Briones says the public must keep a keen eye on how the people's money is spent. Here are the 10 parts…
BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Jul-14, 10:56 AM FARC attacks could end peace talks, Colombian president warns PRC releases new schedules for board exams for teachers, physicians, sanitary engineers Maynilad maintains water quality in the first half In 'Land of the Free,' opinion of Arabs, Muslims getting worse - poll MAY MALACANANG NA ANG BANGSAMORO | Refurbished ARMM building to open to the public today Last surviving crewmember of plane that dropped first A-bomb dies DESCENT INTO CHAOS | Islamists capture Libyan army base; more than 20 dead as migrants' boat sinks #FreePalestine tweet of One Direction's Zayn Malik, plus other celebs stir Gaza passions US plans largest ever sale of Hellfire missiles to Iraq Asian shares sluggish, dollar holds firm before Fed Govt has awarded, signed off on 7 PPP projects in only 4 years -- President Aquino Tropical depression Inday to exit PH Friday, Juan spotted outside PAR Scientist Richard Dawkins in 'hate tsunami' over rape tweets 'PERA MO, BANTAYAN MO' | 10 parts of the P2.6-trillion 2015 budget to examine, especially post-DAP Paraguay senator's sex tape creates scandal
Maynilad maintains water quality in the first half Maynilad Water Services Inc has maintained satisfactory compliance with national standards for water quality for the first six months of the year.
Asian shares sluggish, dollar holds firm before Fed Asian shares were subdued while the dollar held steady near an eight-month high against the euro on Wednesday, as investors awaited key U.S. data as…
Govt has awarded, signed off on 7 PPP projects in only 4 years -- President Aquino The government has awarded and signed off on seven Public-Private Partnership projects, with a total value of P62.6 billion in just four years during the…
'PERA MO, BANTAYAN MO' | 10 parts of the P2.6-trillion 2015 budget to examine, especially post-DAP As power crisis looms, European biz group prods investments in energy efficiency Toyota Group's auto parts exports fall 8 pct in 1H Araneta Group spending P30B for 20-year redevelopment of Araneta Center LTFRB gives unlicensed trucks-for-hire another month to secure permit Metro Pacific not rushing sale of stake in tollways unit IRC Properties soon to close property deal with Ayala Land
No destabilization attempts monitored inside AFP 6:32 am | Priam F. Nepomuceno, Philippines News Agency Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public affairs office chief Lt. Col. Ramon Zagala on Tuesday said the military has not monitored any attempt to destabilize the government from within its ranks.
Philippines to propose no action to raise tension in sea disputes 5:31 am | Manuel Mogato, Reuters The Philippines will propose a freeze on all activity that raises tension in disputed waters in the South China Sea as part of a three-part plan at a regional security meeting next month, Manila's foreign minister said on Tuesday.
AUDIO | Motorbike rider loses left leg after being dragged by bus on EDSA 5:03 am | James Beltran, Radyo5 A motorcycle rider lost his left leg after being hit by a bus, and then being dragged by it, at a busy intersection on EDSA Tuesday afternoon.
AUDIO | Senate minority to consult JPE on 'kontra SONA' 3:42 am | MaeAnne Los Banos, Radyo5 The Senate minority will consult detained Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile on the rendering of a 'kontra-SONA' - a tradition in the Senate.
VIDEO | Roxas secures freedom of 4 cops held captive by NPA 2:32 am | InterAksyon.com | With video report by Jeff Caparas, News5 After 19 days in captivity, four police officers held captive by the communist New People's Army were freed and turned over to government upon the intercession of Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas.
Cardinal Tagle: Vatican announces Pope Francis' PH visit - Jan. 15 -19 8:24 pm | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle confirms the Vatican announcement this noon (Rome time) regarding the inclusive dates of Pope Francis' visit to the Philippines.
JUST CALL IT 'EQ' | Crying President neither weak nor over-sensitive, says Palace 7:42 pm | InterAksyon.com It's simply part of his "emotional intelligence', not a sign of weakness nor over-sensitivity to critics, Presidential Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma says, alluding to President Aquino tearing up towards the end of his fifth SONA.
EU's Ashton pushes peaceful options in South China Sea rows, backs Mindanao peace 6:38 pm | InterAksyon.com UPDATE 10:56 PM) A ranking European Union official affirmed the EU commitment to pushing for stability in the South China Sea, sustained peace in Mindanao, more effective disaster risk reduction and to expanding economic relations between EU member countries and the Philippines.
GALLERY | Standing ground at the 'People's SONA' 5:02 pm | JL Burgos, special to InterAksyon.com (text and photos) As they have done every year, activist groups, joined by others who have grown critical of Pres. Benigno Aquino III, marched in the thousands to Commonwealth Avenue to deliver their own 'People's SONA.'
Supplemental budget for DAP projects still being done, complies with SC ruling - Coloma 4:49 pm | InterAksyon.com | With a PNA Report UPDATE 6:31PM - There is no fixed amount yet for the 2014 supplemental budget that President Benigno Aquino III is asking Congress to pass to cover projects previously funded by DAP because the Budget department is still working on it, a Palace official said Tuesday.
HINDI TSISMOSA, MANHID | US firm changes training video depicting Pinays negatively 4:11 pm | InterAksyon.com The Filipino community in the Washington, DC area lauded a California-based company for its decision to delete a scene in its customer service training video that negatively portrayed Filipino healthcare workers, according to the Philippine embassy in DC.
POST-SONA 2014 | PNoy missed out on post-Yolanda risk-reduction efforts - aid groups 3:39 pm | InterAksyon.com International aid groups engaged in rehabilitation and reconstruction work in the wake of super typhoon Yolanda said President Benigno Aquino III missed out on detailing his administration's efforts to rebuild areas devastated by the storm and his 'broader disaster risk reduction policies.'
Sulu security breakdown alarms AFP as dead from ASG ambush now 25 3:24 pm | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 7:12 p.m) The AFP spokesman says the massacre by suspected elements of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) of non-combatants - including women and children enroute to a celebration of the end of Ramadan - is of utmost concern in terms of security, as the number of fatalities rose to 25.