FLASHBACK | 20 of the Philippines' most destructive typhoons from 1598 to 1934 04-Jun-14, 4:27 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | After deadly winds, floods, Bataan folk come face to face with new peril: snakes 17-Jul-14, 6:41 PM | InterAksyon.com | Video Report by Kaye Imson, News5
CONGRATS, KIDS! PH bags 15 awards, finishes first runner-up overall in world math tilt 21-Jul-14, 7:02 AM | InterAksyon.com
ATTENTION MARTIAL LAW VICTIMS | File claims before 10 November 2014 deadline 03-Jul-14, 7:09 AM | Philippines News Agency
MABINI'S 150TH B-DAY | Why did PH revolution vs Spain, US fail? First foreign minister lists reasons 22-July-14, 12:05 PM | Amado M. Mendoza Jr., Special to InterAksyon.com READ MORE
P549M for NAIA rehab, other DOTC projects withdrawn to pool 'savings' for DAP – Sen. Nancy 4:30 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com At least P549 million in Congress-approved funds for the rehabilitation of Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 and other vital projects were among the casualties of the savings-pooling frenzy to create the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), Sen. Nancy Binay said.
3:17 pm | InterAksyon.com The Alagang Kapatid Foundation Inc., in partnership with the Philippine Blood Disease and Transfusion Center will have a BLOODLETTING/Blood Donation Drive on Sunday, July 27,…
4:31 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com President Benigno Aquino III and other top government officials should level-up their discourse in the affairs of the government, as Apolinario Mabini did in the…
BREAKING NEWS as of 25-Jul-14, 9:30 AM LPA dissipates but new potential storm seen to enter PAR Earthquake strikes Leyte Wreckage of Air Algerie plane found in northern Mali Stocks edge up, US bonds slip on jobless data, earnings IMF cuts 2014 global growth forecast, sees rising risks Lethal injection faces scrutiny in US after 2-hour execution Palestinian killed, 150 hurt in West Bank protest vs Gaza offensive UN rights panel tells Japan to compensate 'comfort women' Russia says will cooperate with MH17 probe led by Netherlands Phivolcs discovers dangerous earthquake zones in La Union US House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against Obama NASA puts out call for satellite communication services – on Mars Lawyers call for outside probe of 'botched' Arizona execution Paracetamol no better than placebo for low back pain, study finds At least 15 die in Israeli shelling of Gaza school, Palestinian toll exceeds 800
Stocks edge up, US bonds slip on jobless data, earnings Global stock markets inched higher while US debt prices fell on Thursday following unexpectedly low U.S. weekly jobless claims and stronger-than-expected US earnings from companies…
IMF cuts 2014 global growth forecast, sees rising risks The International Monetary Fund warned Thursday that geopolitical risks in Ukraine and the Middle East are looming over a global economy already hit by slowdowns…
PLDT deal with global Internet company done in 'a few weeks', executive says The Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co's (PLDT) possible deal with a 'global internet company' may be done in a few weeks, its top executive said…
Despite record economic growth, 'human development' yet to catch up in PH -- UN report 8990 Holdings more than doubles turnover in 1H, eyes securitization of receivables PAL changes Manila-London flight plan in wake of MH17 shooting ASEAN 2015 | Full regional integration will not happen in our lifetime--MVP BCDA seeks bidders for former driving range of Villamor Airbase PH shares prices flat in absence of new leads Tigerair to offer 4 new domestic routes in 2H
'LONG AND SUPERIOR' | Elephants have strongest sense of smell in a single species - study 7:10 am | Agence France-Presse Elephants possess a sense of smell that is likely the strongest ever identified in a single species, according to a study by Japanese scientists out Tuesday.
FOCUS | Framing the DAP 1:30 am | Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism THE STORY of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) has been debated using various frames. President Benigno S. Aquino III has offered the “right vs. wrong” frame, saying that “even our most vociferous critics grant that DAP has benefited our people.”
SPECIAL REPORT | The P144-B DAP Express: Results, impact? DBM, COA figures clash 12:10 am | Malou Mangahas, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism IN ITS 2012 Annual Financial Report for National Government, the Commission on Audit (COA) said regular appropriation for programmed activities of the departments and agencies of the national government amounted to P868.92 billion.
MABINI'S 150TH B-DAY | Why did PH revolution vs Spain, US fail? First foreign minister lists reasons 12:05 pm | Amado M. Mendoza Jr., Special to InterAksyon.com Historical accounts indicate Apolinario Mabini's birthday to be either July 22 or July 23. Popularly known as the Sublime Paralytic, little else is known about the man. For one, he was the country's first prime minister and foreign minister. And he was a true nationalist.
DID YOU KNOW? World has hottest June on record - NOAA 10:00 am | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua Last month was the hottest June since record keeping began in 1880, the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Monday.
SPECIAL REPORT | The P144-B DAP Express: Funds freed in a rush, projects yield slow results 12:05 am | Malou Mangahas, Karol Ilagan, and Rowena F. Caronan, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism In this second of 3 articles, PCIJ discovers that the distribution of DAP manna was inordinately skewed in favor of no more than 50 agencies. This number excludes the unnamed mass of legislators and LGU official who also secured significant DAP share for their still-undisclosed projects.
NO FUNDING COVER | The DAP Express: P32B not on GAA 12:00 am | PCIJ Available documents show huge sums of taxpayers' money released under DAP but not enrolled as approved expenditure items in the national budget.
BULONG NG KASAYSAYAN | Who was TM Kalaw? Spanish academic tells us he was a nation-builder 3:17 pm | Jorge Mojarro, Special to InterAksyon.com It is said that those who do not know history are bound to repeat it. Spanish academic Jorge Mojarro here delves into the writings of Teodoro M. Kalaw and imagines his reaction to President Aquino's berating of the Supreme Court over its decision on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).
FILED | A copy of the 78-page impeachment complaint against President Aquino 11:22 am | InterAksyon.com InterAksyon.com is posting a copy of the 78-page impeachment complaint filed by anti-pork advocates against President Benigno Aquino III.
NASALANTA KA BA? Pag-IBIG sets aside P6 billion for Glenda calamity loans 10:51 am | InterAksyon.com The Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG Fund) has allocated some P6 billion in calamity funds for members affected by typhoon Glenda (international name: Rammasun), Vice President Jejomar C. Binay said in a news release Monday.
FOR PAST 10 YEARS | Palestinian children tortured, used as shields by Israel - UN 9:25 am | Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters A United Nations human rights body accused Israeli forces on Thursday of mistreating Palestinian children, including by torturing those in custody and using others as human shields.
CONGRATS, KIDS! PH bags 15 awards, finishes first runner-up overall in world math tilt 7:02 am | InterAksyon.com Young Filipino elementary students finished first runner-up overall and won 12 individual medals and two merit awards at the 17th Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics World Contest held in Hong Kong.
SPECIAL REPORT | The P144-B DAP Express: A maze of good, bad, open, opaque projects 12:05 am | Malou Mangahas, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism Ten months after the DAP row broke in September 2013, DBM has yet to disclose the full details of which lawmaker or agency had proposed what types of projects, where, and for how much, with lump-sum fund cover under DAP. In a 3-part series, the PCIJ tries to navigate through the labyrinthine maze.