GALLERY | Beyond 'inconvenience' - the MRT crash 14-Aug-14, 8:28 AM | InterAksyon.com
VIDEO, OUT OF LIBYA | By land routes, boat, or plane, OFWs make their long way home 19-Aug-14, 7:10 PM | Carla Lim, TV5
WORLD SHOCKED | Hello Kitty is not a cat! 28-Aug-14, 12:35 PM | Tricia Aquino
ATTENTION MARTIAL LAW VICTIMS | File claims before 10 November 2014 deadline 03-Jul-14, 7:09 AM | Philippines News Agency
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
COMMENTARY | New Europe leaders no match for turbulence in the world 1:52 pm | Richard Werly, Special to InterAksyon.com The political correctness of appointing the Polish PM Donald Tusk as European Council president and the Italian FM Federica Mogherini as the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs shows once again that despite pressing global challenges, EU member states prefer to keep EU relatively weak.
BREAKING NEWS as of 03-Sep-14, 3:02 PM Japan's Abe names 5 women to cabinet Brace for costlier rice until end-October, DA warns CHRISTMAS BONUS | House panel moves to raise tax-exempt bonus cap from P25K to P70K Eggs still scarce but price of chicken stabilizing, says DA COMMENTARY | New Europe leaders no match for turbulence in the world DOJ blames cartel, collusion for high garlic prices PHOTO | Davao activists take 'bloodbath challenge' vs 'Red-baiting' Russian photojournalist found dead a month after going missing in Ukraine Bulk of DOE's 2015 budget earmarked for e-trike program UN voices 'serious concern' on human rights in Thailand PH stock index returns above 7,200-mark NAUUBOS NA ANG TUNA | Pacific fisheries chief warns tuna stocks dangerously low COMMENTARY | Should naked photo hacking be considered a sex crime? Bureau of Customs wages war on crooked agents NFA suspends 32 South Cotabato rice retailers
Eggs still scarce but price of chicken stabilizing, says DA It takes up to 6 months for eggs to hatch.
Bulk of DOE's 2015 budget earmarked for e-trike program The program has been delayed because interested LGUs failed to qualify for the financing provided by the ADB through Land Bank of the Philippines.
PH stock index returns above 7,200-mark This is the first time this year that the PSEi breached 7,200.
NFA suspends 32 South Cotabato rice retailers Vista Land unit to take on more dollar debt Pinoys still prefer 'brick-and-mortar' shopping over online, says Nielsen report Cebu Pacific begins flights to Kuwait CSR alive and kicking in 'Yolanda' areas despite gov't red tape Asian shares inch down, dollar on top of the heap Philippines' global competitiveness improves in WEF survey
PHOTO GALLERY | Hinaing ng Commuters ng MRT 3:40 pm | Jose Bimbo Santos at Bernard Testa Mainit na usapin ngayon ang pamamahala sa MRT dahil sa mga sunud-sunod na aberya kamakailan. Pinakamalala na nga ang nangyari sa Taft Avenue kung saan nadiskaril ang isang bagon at sumalpok sa barrier palabas sa kalsada.
IN DANGER OF DISAPPEARING | Samoa hosts UN small islands summit on climate change 12:23 pm | Agence France-Presse A major United Nations conference on small island nations began in Samoa on Monday, with the emphasis on helping them survive the pressing challenge posed by climate change.
FOCUS | Joker assails changes in rules, systems in Senate Blue Ribbon 4:44 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Former Senator Joker Arroyo on Sunday questioned the rules being employed by Senator Teofisto Guingona III in investigations conducted by the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee, particularly those governing the rights of witnesses.
OPINION | Why Americans are so blase about global warming 10:55 am | Jack Shafer, Reuters Americans' blase and wishy-washy attitudes toward global warming may be related to the positive short-term effects of environmental policies that they observe daily.
EXCLUSIVE | Local mobile phone users bypass billing as devs try to disable free Internet 9:20 am | David Gonzales, Special to InterAksyon.com Psiphon, a free mobile app that's available on Android, recently started trending on social media after some local users found a way to use it to gain free unlimited Internet access.
PETS IN MALLS | Should service dogs be barred from malls? Dumaguete case stirs debate 1:01 pm | Tricia Aquino and Krista Montealegre, InterAksyon.com Robinsons Land Corporation on Friday reiterated its policy to disallow dogs from entering its malls after a video and photos - showing a person with an apparent disability and his guide dog being barred from Robinsons Place Dumaguete - went viral.
Islamic State's appeal presents Jordan with new test 4:42 am | Suleiman Al-Khalidi, Reuters He had a good job and a loving family, but it wasn't enough for a 25-year old Jordanian who abandoned his life of privilege in Amman to join the Islamic State group that has seized swathes of neighboring Iraq and Syria.
TALE OF 2 MRT RIDERS | Before Grace Poe, transport chief Abaya takes train, but draws more flak 5:10 pm | Radyo5 | With InterAksyon.com Before Sen. Grace Poe endured a two-hour commute Friday morning from the MRT's North Avenue station to Taft Avenue, there was DOTC Secretary Abaya riding the problematic train last Thursday afternoon. Instead of drawing praise for trying to feel people's pulse, he was criticized. Why?
Gaza children left orphaned by bloody war 12:38 am | Mai Yaghi, Agence France-Presse "She will call me Daddy and Mommy," insisted 11-year-old Amir Hamad, cradling his infant sister in his arms after the Gaza war left him and his four siblings orphans.
WORLD SHOCKED | Hello Kitty is not a cat! 12:35 pm | Tricia Aquino Cyberspace is abuzz with a mind-blowing fact uncovered by the Los Angeles Times: beloved Japanese icon Hello Kitty is not a cat. Rather, she is a girl.
SPOTLESS MIND | Neuroscientists say it's possible to overwrite bad memories 7:25 am | Katie Forster, Agence France-Presse Emotions connected to memories can be rewritten, making bad events in the past seem better and good things appear worse, scientists from Japan and the United States have found.
VIDEO | A broken man living on dreams pulls Japan into Syria hostage drama 5:18 am | Teppei Kasai and Antoni Slodkowski, Reuters When Haruna Yukawa was captured in Syria earlier this month, a video apparently released by his captors showed them pressing the Japanese man to answer questions friends say he had struggled with for years: Who are you? Why are you here?
ASEAN is 'NATO' or 'no action, talk only' for workers - NGOs 3:07 pm | InterAksyon.com ASEAN is "NATO" or "no action, talk only," especially for workers, producing "beautiful declarations" without creating the mechanisms to implement them, participants to the Yangon Dialogue of the Asia-Europe People's Forum said.