#APEC2015 supports nuclear power as means to reduce carbon emission 19-Nov-15, 8:00 PM | Veronica Uy, InterAksyon.com
THE VIEW FROM OUTSIDE | Protesters, cops scuffle outside APEC forum that vows 'inclusive growth' 19-Nov-15, 10:42 PM | InterAksyon.com | Video report by Romel Lopez, News5
EXPLAINING COP21 | Legally binding pact on climate unlikely in #Paris2015 talks - French activist 22-Oct-15, 12:47 AM | Veronica Uy, InterAksyon.com
Joker P. Arroyo, senator and icon of human-rights movement under martial law, dies - reports 07-Oct-15, 9:19 AM | InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Pyongyang, in the eyes of a first-time tourist 13-October-15, 12:04 PM | Karl Decena, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
IRONY IN PARIS CLIMATE TALKS | COP21 powered by coal 12:41 am | Renee Julienne Karunungan, Special to InterAksyon.com As negotiators around the world gather for what many expect to be a groundbreaking UN climate negotiating session, few may know that their meeting is being funded by the coal industry.
13 EU AMBASSADORS ON CLIMATE TALKS | The road to Paris: A chance for change 10:47 am | Special to InterAksyon.com The Philippines stands out in the global discussion for its ability to generate new ideas on climate finance but also for its potentially exemplary contribution…
BSP Governor Tetangco is M.A.P. Management Man of the Year 11:35 pm | InterAksyon.com BSP Governor Amando Tetangco, Jr. was named Management Man of the Year 2015 Tuesday by the Management Association of the Philippines for his expert guidance…
ON TO PARIS, COP21| PHL groups set march for climate justice 4:05 pm | Renee Julienne Karunungan, Special to InterAksyon.com The 21st Conference of Parties (COP) will begin in a few days and people all over the world will be participating in the global days…
Climate: And what if 2 C isn't good enough? 10:50 am | Marlowe Hood, Agence France-Presse But is the 2 C goal truly adequate to shield humanity from record heat waves, superstorms engorged by rising seas, and other devastating impacts?
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Nov-15, 8:12 AM Comelec disenfranchises 7.2 million voters for 2016 elections, says Sen. Loren VIDEO | LTO still requiring NBI, police clearance despite DOTC withdrawal of order VIDEO | DOH: Antibiotic misuse may lead to antimicrobial resistance Poverty fuels conflict and terrorism, Pope warns on landmark Africa trip Russia says downing of its jet won't deflect it from Syria mission IRONY IN PARIS CLIMATE TALKS | COP21 powered by coal Comelec on Poe DQ cases: We won't be influenced by SET decision Cebu Pacific announces first US destination Soldiers in full battle gear enter Burgos farm, raising alarm among kin of missing activist VIDEO | Mandaluyong fire leaves more than 900 families homeless Facebook user Phuc Dat Bich says name is a 'prank' VIDEO | QC police seize 3 kilos of shabu worth P9M from two suspects Flooding brings Qatar to near standstill 2015 set to be hottest year on record: UN US raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with China
IRONY IN PARIS CLIMATE TALKS | COP21 powered by coal As negotiators around the world gather for what many expect to be a groundbreaking UN climate negotiating session, few may know that their meeting is…
Cebu Pacific announces first US destination The Philippines' leading carrier Cebu Pacific Air is slated to launch a four-times-weekly service between Manila and Guam on March 15, 2016. Guam is the…
Globe turns to Huawei anew for mobile network upgrade ahead of Telstra entry Globe Telecom and Huawei Technologies have sealed a five-year partnership to further upgrade Globe's mobile network, as the local telecom sector awaits a reported investment…
Cooking gas prices cut by P33 per tank; new LPG SRP is P460 per 11-kg cylinder Chopping up PNR? DOTC should learn from Japan rail experience - Romulo DPWH: Increased P97.3-billion Mindanao infra budget opens opportunities to contractors, suppliers Bill seeking to lower income tax rates is dead: Speaker Belmonte BSP Governor Tetangco is M.A.P. Management Man of the Year Recto wants to tap P170-B Malampaya fund for SALt lamps mass production INCLUSIVE GROWTH | Angara seeks simplified tax system for MSMEs
PHOTOS, AMPATUAN MASSACRE ANNIVERSARY | March for justice in Mendiola 8:58 pm | InterAksyon.com Journalists marched to Mendiola, and activist-priest Fr. Robert Reyes said Mass Monday, to mark the sixth anniversary of the Ampatuan Massacre that felled over 30 media workers in what is billed the single biggest attack on the press anywhere in the world.
OFW HERO | Pinoy seafarer honored in UK for bravery at sea 11:45 am | InterAksyon.com The International Maritime Organization (IMO) cited Filipino seafarer Vicente Somera for exceptional bravery at sea in saving a hypothermic sailor in 2014 who was trying to repair a leak on his vessel, the Department of Foreign Affairs reported Monday.
Climate pledges: Who's doing what? 7:34 am | Agence France-Presse With one week to go to a crucial global warming summit, 170 countries have submitted pledges for greenhouse gas (GHG) curbs meant to underpin a 195-nation climate rescue pact.
LISTEN | Ampatuan massacre victim's kin composes song of remembrance and hope 6:18 am | Lottie Salarda, InterAksyon.com Chymn Maru wanted to do something to comfort her cousin, the daughter of a massacre victim, and turned to a passion they both shared - music.
FOCUS | Census leaves out PWDs, angers disability council 11:29 pm | Jake Soriano, VERA Files The exclusion of questions on disability in the August census does not only leave out a group already lamenting its invisibility in society, but it could also have consequences for the country's overall development agenda.
UNIVERSAL CHILDREN'S DAY | Think of those 'deprived of liberty' - UN's Ban 7:23 am | Ban Ki-moon, UN secretary general Far too many children languish in jail, mental health facilities or through other forms of detention. Some children are vulnerable because they are migrants, asylum seekers, homeless or preyed on by organized criminals.
THE VIEW FROM OUTSIDE | Protesters, cops scuffle outside APEC forum that vows 'inclusive growth' 10:42 pm | InterAksyon.com | Video report by Romel Lopez, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) For the entire week of the Philippines' hosting of the concluding activities of #APEC2015, protesters didn't tire of marching in various venues to denounce what they described as a rich man's club promising inclusive growth but unleashing policies that deepen poverty.
#APEC2015 supports nuclear power as means to reduce carbon emission 8:00 pm | Veronica Uy, InterAksyon.com Despite the still unresolved dangers from the 2011 Fukushima tragedy and the fact that some APEC economies are in the Pacific Ring of Fire, the 21 APEC leaders on Thursday supported the use of 'civil nuclear power' as a means to reduce carbon emissions.
FOCUS | Female suicide-bomber; France's first but well-used tactic worldwide 12:44 am | Michel Moutot, Agence France-Presse On Wednesday morning in a Paris suburb, a woman detonated an explosives belt she was wearing -- a first in France but part of a growing list of female suicide bombers who have carried out acts of carnage worldwide.
FOCUS | World unites after Islamic State terror but air strikes may backfire: experts 11:42 pm | Eric Randolph and Valerie Leroux, Agence France-Presse The spate of Islamic State terror attacks has brought France and Russia together and raised hopes of a united political effort to resolve the Syria conflict, but experts question the logic of more air strikes.
VIDEO | Suspected Paris attacks leader boasted of crossing borders 10:46 pm | Alastair Macdonald and Robert-Jan Bartunek, Reuters Abdelhamid Abaaoud, suspected planner of the Paris attacks, mocked European frontier controls and boasted of the ease with which he could move between Syria to his Belgian homeland and the rest of Europe.
PU...NIETO | Look! Torre de Manila photobombs Mexican president at Luneta 3:51 pm | InterAksyon.com Photos posted on Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's Facebook page showed the leader's great respect for the Philippine hero, who was executed by Spanish colonizers in December 30, 1896. But getting the perfect shot took some doing, as evidenced by some pictures.
FLOWERS VS GUNS | A Parisian father explains to his son the power of love over fear 3:15 pm | InterAksyon.com | Video by Le Petit Journal - Canal+ French media capture a poignant father-and-son exchange about terror, and about faith in peace over war, in love over fear.