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BREAKING NEWS as of 30-Aug-14, 2:11 PM Low pressure area brings Saturday rains PETS IN MALLS | Should service dogs be barred from malls? Dumaguete case stirs debate Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp 3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product BJMP facility shootout in Zambo Norte: 3 dead, 8 wounded S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb Washington calls for global coalition to counter 'genocidal' Islamic State jihadists 7 items to love at the MaArte Fair Eugene Tejada happy to support buddy Jimmy Alapag in FIBA World Cup journey: I live through them now NOMAD’S LENS | The streets are alive at Cagayan de Oro’s Higalaay Kagay-an festival FOCUS | As Democrats prepare for mid-term polls, Obama's touch is more a minus than a plus MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Sharon Cuneta severs ties with TV5 Laban Pilipinas: Philippines begins historic FIBA World Cup campaign against Croatia
Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp The revamp comes after two disasters, the first involving a plane that went missing and the second a plane that was shot down by Ukrainian…
3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Dalian Wanda, Tencent and Baidu will team up to for the world's biggest online-to-offline e-commerce platform.
Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product According to Kraft, a raw material supplier failed to observe proper temperature standards.
S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Napocor resumes water releases from Angat Dam for irrigation PH stock index down a second session on profit-taking DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low Money supply growth slips below 20 pct at start of 2H SMDC turns over 2,500 units at Makati, Mandaluyong high-rise projects
Did America's policy on ransom contribute to James Foley's killing? 11:57 am | David Rohde, REUTERS Foley's execution is the clearest evidence yet of how vastly different responses to kidnappings by US and European governments save European hostages but can doom the Americans. Hostages and their families realize this fully -- even if the public does not.
Amending the Constitution 101: Politics is more than elections 9:50 am | Prof. Amado Mendoza Jr., InterAksyon.com The Constitution may be amended according to the needs of changing times. It is not a sacred cow, but since the Constitution is the basic law of the land, amending it is not a trivial exercise. Care must be exercised not only in proposing amendments but also in the process of seeking the changes.
NINOY ANNIVERSARY HOMILY | In death, those we love become pillar of strength 2:02 pm | Msgr. Daniel Tansip, PSG Chaplain At the Holy Mass marking the 31st death anniversary of Ninoy Aquino, a homilist underscores the power of prayer - in communion with the saints and the dearly departed, who he said provide the best source of strength for those they left behind.
MARIE YUVIENCO | Not That Simple: Charter change to curb SC? Think again 4:56 pm | Marie Yuvienco A constitutional amendment is not the simple solution to the impasse between Congress and Malacanang and the Supreme Court.
COCKTALES | Congressman's heirs ordered to pay P2M in Forbes power bill 12:38 pm | Victor C. Agustin The heirs of the late Cavite Rep. Renato Dragon have no choice but to pay over P2 million in disputed electric bills that the Dragon family home in South Forbes Park had racked up in four years.
MEL STA. MARIA | PNoy started a debate which is good for democracy 3:23 pm | MEL STA. MARIA President Benigno Aquino III just opened up a debate which is emotional and runs very deep into the sense of patriotism of many of our people. But opening up a debate is not inherently evil or arrogant, though words may be scathing at times. It is a necessary process in a robust democracy.
COCKTALES | LTFRB to summon local Uber over colorum charge 8:32 pm | Victor C. Agustin Uber Philippines will be summoned by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board for its 'colorum' operations upon the complaint of the local taxi industry.
EDITORIAL | Cha-cha? 2nd Term? Cory Aquino has a message for Noynoy 7:27 am | InterAksyon.com President Aquino on Wednesday said he is finally open to amending the Constitution, acknowledging that he is open, too, to being convinced to seek a second term in office. His mother, the late and beloved former President Cory, has something to say about that.
JESSICA ZAFRA | Cinemalaya, YouTube, and the economics of Philippine indie filmmaking 1:06 am | JESSICA ZAFRA It goes without saying that indie filmmakers are not into it for the money, but it wouldn't kill them to take an interest in their financial rights. In the 21st century, a movie is 'content,' and there are ways to earn from it long after the public screening.
COCKTALES | Proposed NIA budget boosted 28x - and NCR gets bigger irrigation budget than C. Luzon! 12:25 pm | Vic Agustin Engineer Florencio Padernal was appointed administrator of the problematic National Irrigation Authority just last month but his office's P1-billion 2014 budget can already expect a whopping P28 billion budgetary boost from Malacanang by next year. Guess which region gets the lion's share?
OPINION | The less Muslims and Jews know each other, the more hatred grows 11:56 am | John Lloyd, Reuters The memory of Jews has been rubbed out all over the Arab world. 'Death to the Jews!' the proud call of the imam in San Dona di Piave, is now heard on the streets of European cities. It is a call most easily pronounced by those who know nothing of those they wish to see dead.
COCKTALES | Ex-president returns, seeks copies of PAL memos issued by Ramon S. Ang 1:48 pm | Victor C. Agustin 'Everybody now is walking on eggshells, careful not to offend either the Lucio Tan or the San Miguel group,' said an airline official who asked not to be identified by name.
MEL STA.MARIA | Cheapening the process of impeachment 1:32 pm | ATTY. MEL STA.MARIA The weakness of a case is measured by its preposterousness. And this attempt at impeaching Chief Justice Sereno is the most preposterous of all. It emanates from wild imaginations. The case, if filed, would simply be a nuisance.