CORRUPTION UNDER MARTIAL LAW | Marcos and his 'temple of doom' 20-Sep-14, 10:17 PM | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com
ANALYSIS | Tsunami of sovereign funds threatens world markets 09-Sep-14, 11:12 AM | Reuters
FIRST RESPONDERS | Rescue teams bring to safety people trapped by floods 19-Sep-14, 3:49 PM | Photos by Bernard Testa | Text by Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
VP BINAY SPEECH | I won't retreat from this fight; this is for Filipino people 18-Sep-14, 9:23 PM | Vice President Jejomar C. Binay
BUDGET WATCH | PNoy has P152-B 'personal pork' in 2015 draft GAA, says group 15-August-14, 05:53 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
VIDEO | Few know about Leyte Landing and MacArthur - but to WWII vets, the memory remains alive 1:08 am | InterAksyon.com | Video Report by Ina Zara, News5 Few people can state well the significance of the Leyte Landing, or who is General Douglas MacArthur. But to World War II veterans, that day 70 years ago - that gave them hope freedom from a brutal occupation was at hand - is etched ever so clearly.
Palo folk stand to lose homes, cultural landmarks, to Pope's visit 8:16 pm | Lottie Salarda, InterAksyon.com (text and photos) What Yolanda failed to do the government may succeed in doing - the destruction of houses and structures, many still being repaired - to widen…
LEYTE LANDING RECALLED | PNoy leads rites marking 70th anniversary of pivotal WWII naval battle 12:58 am | InterAksyon.com President Aquino spearheads Monday rites marking the 70th anniversary of the Leyte Landing of Oct. 20, 1944, a pivotal moment in the effort by the…
JEFFREY OR JENNIFER? | How should we call the victim who was killed in Olongapo? 5:54 pm | InterAksyon.com Jeffrey Laude or Jennifer Laude? He or she? How should we call and identify the person who on October 11, 2014 went out allegedly with…
BEYOND LGBT NUMBERS | Data on transgender killings understated, but brutality marks all deaths 11:09 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com At least 20 transgenders have been killed in the Philippines since 2008, but Ganda (Gender and Development Advocates) Filipinas executive director Naomi Fontanos said the…
BREAKING NEWS as of 21-Oct-14, 6:48 AM Monica Lewinsky gives speech, joins Twitter DFA: 4 US witnesses in Laude slay have left the Philippines No need to revoke VFA, says President Aquino Third UN employee dies from Ebola Group seeks P1 reduction in jeepney fares amid rollback in oil prices India court jails five for life for gang-rape of call center worker DOH: No final finding yet on mysterious disease that killed 10 in Sultan Kudarat 'Too monastic for me,' says Obama of becoming a Supreme Court justice Perform mandate, Belmonte tells Pacquiao, absentee lawmakers Comet makes rare close pass by Mars as spacecraft watch Turkey shifts strategy to help Iraqi Kurdish fighters into Kobane Planet marks hottest September since 1880: US VIDEO | Few know about Leyte Landing and MacArthur - but to WWII vets, the memory remains alive VIDEOS | Bus hostages turn to social media, recall ordeal in Monday morning crisis at NLEX Uruguay's roll-out of marijuana experiment faces election risk
Smart wins respite from Appeals Court over text messaging refund The refund from the three telcos subject of the NTC order would amount to more than P7 billion.
U.S. agribusiness firms on 2-day trade mission in Manila The trade mission is aimed at securing import and distribution deals.
Bidding for LRT2 maintenance contract deferred The contract budget has been reduced to P1.15 billion from the original amount of P1.33 billion.
A. Brown affiliate to commission new power plant in Mindanao Bangko Sentral hikes minimum capital for banks SSS accredits 9 cooperatives as collecting agents PH stock index takes cue from overseas markets, stays above 7,000-mark 6 groups seek qualification for Bulacan water supply PPP project Government infra spending seen key to sustaining Philippines' robust economic growth Philippines sheds foreign exchange for a ninth month
The Islamic State fighter who begged for death... and got it 3:20 am | Burak Akinci, Agence France-Presse Kurdish grocer Cuneyt Hemo remembers the moment he crossed paths with a jihadist Islamic State (IS) prisoner inside the besieged Syrian town of Kobane.
NAIA still on world's worst airports list, but 'improves' with rank down to No. 7 7:37 am | Eric B. Apolonio, InterAksyon.com After three years of topping the notorious list of the 'world's worst airports,' NAIA Terminal 1 has 'improved,' sliding to No. 7. It was dislodged by Italy's Bergamo Orio al Serio International Airport, per survey results of the 2014 interactive travel site 'The Guide to Sleeping in Airports.'
Can the world produce enough food for 2 billion more people? 2:29 am | Chris Arsenault, Thomson Reuters Foundation With the world population rising, demographers are grappling with one of the most pressing issues of the century - will there be enough food for an extra two to four billion people?
QC cop helps distressed couple fix stalled car, tribute from woman goes viral on social media 7:12 pm | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, PNA A photo of a Quezon City policeman assisting a couple whose vehicle got stalled along EDSA northbound went viral on the Internet after it was posted on Facebook by a motorist recently.
VIDEO | Legal analyst revisits tricky VFA provisions after Subic transgender's slay 11:43 am | News 5 | InterAksyon.com As militant groups revived the clamor to revisit, or even scuttle the VFA and EDCA, a legal analyst drew attention to the intricacies of the two accords, specifically warning about the 'one-year rule' requiring Philippine authorities to resolve cases against US servicemen with dispatch.
FOCUS | Bohol deep sea divers face risks paying off debt 7:37 am | Text and photos by Cooper Resabal, VERA Files For more than two decades, Nocnocan Island in Bohol has been a breeding and training ground of boys and men who face danger and abuse to dive and hunt for fish to pay off their debts.
NOT ONCE, BUT TWICE | DENR cheers as PH Eagle spotted on Samar island 8:22 pm | Orti Despuez, InterAksyon.com Finally, a bit of good news about the elusive and critically endangered Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), after the killing of a female last month in Davao: there may be another safe haven for the raptor - in Samar island.
ATENISTA, SIKLISTA | Eagles stuck in traffic can also learn to bike, says MMDA 3:41 pm | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com MMDA planners on Sunday announced a way to ease daily traffic jams in the Katipunan Avenue area, by offering bike options to students entering the Ateneo campus daily riding an estimated 5,000 vehicles.
Ukraine conflict hampers recovery of sick children 10:11 am | Gabriela Baczynska, Reuters Maria, a nine-year-old girl suffering from cerebral palsy, was able to stand and walk unsteadily on her own before the outbreak of armed conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai: idol to the world, outcast at home 5:45 am | Maria Golovnina, Reuters Malala Yousafzai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, is hailed around the world as a champion of women's rights who stood up bravely against the Taliban to defend her beliefs.
Families torn apart as Western girls join Islamist cause 4:27 am | Nicholas Vinocur And Pauline Mevel, Reuters Foad, a French truck driver of Moroccan origin, traveled alone through Syria to rescue his 15-year-old sister from an Islamist group she said was holding her captive. But when they finally stood face to face, in tears, she would not leave.
In 2005 Marburg virus outbreak, some lessons for Ebola crisis 9:01 pm | Peter Apps, Reuters When I see the footage of health workers in protection suits taking up the fight against Ebola in west Africa, memories come flooding back.
Lego lays building blocks for Asian dominance 6:49 pm | Soren Billing, Agence France-Presse Lego is making global domination look like child's play, as the world's biggest toy-maker puts the building blocks in place to lead rivals in Asia and buck an industry-wide revenue dip.