FOCUS | Which Millennium Development Goals is the PH likely to meet? 24-Jul-15, 11:29 AM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Iglesia ni Cristo: from simple origins in 1914 to influential power broker 24-Jul-15, 12:21 AM | Ina Zara, News5
VIDEO | Salbabote are bottles used as improvised flotation device during emergencies 22-Jul-15, 2:26 PM | Erel Cabatbat, News5
FOCUS | Philippines and China dispute to continue despite UN Tribunal case 06-Jul-15, 2:30 AM | Ellen T. Tordesillas and Tessa Jamandre, VERA Files
FOCUS | China's corporate debt threat makes stock market crisis seem like child's play 19-July-15, 07:18 PM | Umesh Desai, Reuters READ MORE
Japan A-bomb survivors speak out vs nuclear power, decry PM Abe’s view of war 2:39 am | Linda Sieg, Reuters When Atsushi Hoshino set out to revive a group representing atomic bomb survivors in the rural northeast Japanese prefecture of Fukushima 30 years ago, one topic was taboo - criticizing the nuclear power industry upon which many relied for jobs.
Trillions of dollars needed for UN anti-poverty plan 8:07 am | Carole Landry, Agence France-Presse The United Nations is hoping to raise between $3.5 and $5 trillion annually for the next 15 years to fund a bold new anti-poverty agenda…
West Philippine Sea row may impact UN development goals - Sachs 11:53 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Budding geopolitical flash points - such as the West Philippine Sea dispute - pose significant risks to the attainment of the UN's sustainable development goals,…
VIDEO | Binay TSONA blasts Administration's 'incompetence, thievery' 8:06 pm | InterAksyon.com | Video Report by JV Arcena, News5 | Radyo5 UPDATED, WITH VIDEO - VP Binay delivers his alternative 'True SONA' describing the Disbursement Acceleration Program as the budget master scam where only one centavo…
Economist Jeffrey Sachs calls on governments to support sustainable devt goals 3:52 pm | InterAksyon.com Even as the 193 UN member-states agreed Sunday on the 17 sustainable development goals that would guide the development agenda for the next 15 years,…
BREAKING NEWS as of 05-Aug-15, 10:11 AM Dog buried alive in France sparks social media fury Grace Poe releases Question-and Answer briefer to prove she is a natural-born Filipino De Lima orders immediate deportation of Wang Bo, says NBI didn't validate bribery case Pinay madam at center of London sex scandal - report Let Mar go, party-list solons ask PNoy Turkey to start fight against IS in Syria 'soon' - minister BY PINOYS, FOR PINOYS | Google launches crowdsourced song for OFWs 'SA 'YO ANG MAKATI, AKIN ANG DOJ'? | Binay's, Trillanes lawyers clash over venue for libel case PANG EROPLANO LANG | Baguio folk protest ban on cars, people crossing Loakan runway Recto asks PNoy to issue 'HDO' on Cabinet men eyeing 2016 run so they can first defend 2016 budget 'NBI agents' arrested in Angeles for mulcting from Koreans MMDA can't enforce anti-smoking ban - CA Project delays hit solar energy developers THE ATOM BOMB | Seven decades later, still scars Hiroshima Japan's Abe calls for probe into WikiLeaks claims of US spying
Project delays hit solar energy developers According to Department of Energy official Mario Marasigan, the 500-MW target installation won't be met by the March 15, 2016 deadline.
Philippine stock index returns above 7,600 Advancers edged out decliners, 96 to 54.
Dollar, bond yields rise on Fed rate risk MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipped 0.5 percent.
The newest growth area in Philipine BPO jobs is for U.S.-registered nurses, says exec Max's Group to put up 10 Yellow Cab Pizza stores in UAE July inflation slides to lowest in more than 2 decades President Aquino names new ERC chair Corporate earnings lift Philippine stock market PLDT's first-half net income drops as legacy business weighs on revenue Government, business to hold dialogue on aligning education with Asean economic integration
PH whiz kids overall 1st runner-up, reap medals in 2 China math contests 6:24 pm | InterAksyon.com Whiz kids from the Philippines continued their winning streak by bagging medals and awards in two international math contests in China, including one where the country emerged as overall first runner-up.
China following US capitalist footsteps and its various implications, Part 3 of 4 10:59 am | Cesar Polvorosa Jr., Special to InterAksyon.com Cesar Polvorosa Jr., a professor of economics and world geography in Canada, details key aspects of China''s history that can help produce insights into the dynamics of the rising superpower's possible future relations with its neighbors, specifically the Philippines.
Threat of water shortage in Metro Manila looms as El Nino intensifies 10:36 pm | Michelle Orosa-Ople, News5 The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) warned that it sees only "below normal" rainfall in Bulacan, where Angat Dam lies, following what it foresees as an intensification of the El Niño in the country starting in October this year.
PROFILE | Neal Cruz and the changing of the 'media guard' 4:56 pm | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com A journalist profiles the life and times of Neal Cruz, veteran editor and columnist who died this week at age 85, and whose struggles mirrored the changing landscape in Philippine media for much of the Marcos years and the three decades after regime change.
OFWs celebrate World Day vs Trafficking with #DiAko4Sale selfies 5:11 pm | InterAksyon.com To drive home the message on the need to fight human trafficking, OFWs took part in a joint social media campaign of two migrant worker solidarity groups. They posted selfies bearing the hashtag #DiAko4Sale to demonstrate their support for the global observance of World Day Against Trafficking.
3 new species of flowering plant Begonia discovered in Palawan 1:06 pm | Philippines News Agency Three new species of the perennial flowering plant Begonia were recently discovered by a group of botanists inside the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park (PPSRNP).
MVP to youth during RVR award acceptance, 'Be bold because you're young enough to fail' 9:22 am | Jose Bimbo Santos, InterAksyon.com PLDT chair Manny V. Pangilinan urged the Filipino youth to continue striving for greatness during his acceptance speech of the Ramon V. del Rosario Sr. award for nation-building Wednesday night in Makati.
India set to overtake China as world's most populous country by 2022: UN 1:35 am | Emma Batha, Thomson Reuters Foundation India is set to overtake China and become the world's most populous country in less than a decade - six years sooner than previously forecast, the United Nations said on Wednesday.
Shrinking Dead Sea leaves trail of perilous sinkholes 12:26 am | Ari Rabinovitch, Reuters A neglected grove of date palms, their leaves long fallen, trunks drooping in the searing heat at the lowest point on earth, is the latest casualty of a dramatic rise in sinkholes wreaking havoc along the coast of the Dead Sea.
Shock & Awe in the 15th Century: China's 27,000 sailors, 300 ships, 7 voyages, Part 2 of 4 9:43 am | Cesar Polvorosa Jr., Special to InterAksyon.com Cesar Polvorosa Jr., a professor of economics and world geography in Canada, details key aspects of China's history that can help produce insights into the dynamics of the rising superpower's possible future relations with its neighbors, specifically the Philippines.
Amid pressure on $700-million fund embezzlement, Malaysian PM reshuffles Cabinet 7:16 am | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday, appointing Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to replace Muhyiddin Yassin as his new deputy.
VIDEO | Postscript on SONA 2015: too many details, but silent where it mattered 6:02 am | Maricel Halili, News5 | InterAksyon.com It was the longest State of the Nation Address (SONA), but it was criticized more for what it glaringly omitted while lavishing so much attention on details that analysts thought would have been better kept out or at least trimmed.
MVP to receive prestigious RVR award for nation building 4:21 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com PLDT chair Manny V. Pangilinan is set to receive Wednesday (July 30) the prestigious Ramon V. del Rosario Sr. award for nation building. The selection panel cited his excellent entrepreneurial spirit, good corporate citizenship and passion for nation building.