VIDEO, HUMAN SHIELDS | Hostages in Zambo siege survive the war, but fear death from neglect 09-Sep-14, 11:08 PM | Erwin Tulfo, A News5 Exclusive
ANALYSIS | Tsunami of sovereign funds threatens world markets 09-Sep-14, 11:12 AM | Reuters
One person commits suicide every 40 seconds: WHO 04-Sep-14, 10:36 PM | Jonathan Fowler, Agence France-Presse
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
COME HELL OR HIGH WATER | 2 young lawmakers wed as storm lashes Metro 5:44 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Despite floods brought by tropical storm Mario, DIWA partylist Representative Emmeline Aglipay and Las Pinas Representative Mark Villar were able to exchange vows in a civil ceremony at the InterContinental Manila in Makati City Friday.
Manila a virtual island: swamped within, all boundary routes flooded as well 4:15 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The capital city on Monday morning virtually became an island as tropical storm Mario (international name: Fung Wong) combined with monsoon rains flooded huge parts…
FIRST RESPONDERS | Rescue teams bring to safety people trapped by floods 3:49 pm | Photos by Bernard Testa | Text by Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Everyone knew a storm was to hit land late Friday, but the steady, heavy monsoon rains it induced caught most people by surprise, leaving many…
FOCUS | Pinoy 'Warrior Peacekeepers': More than 50 years building a sterling, battle-scarred record 3:06 pm | Joel Guinto, Agence France-Presse Filipinos bring a unique mix to the UN's peacekeeping missions with their internationally renowned friendliness and battlefield experience. 'We wave, we smile, we shake hands,…
TULONG KAPATID | Outreach unit of MVP Group deploys for flood victims, airs call for donations 11:37 am | InterAksyon.com The Tulong Kapatid outreach unit of the MVP Group of Companies, led by PLDT-Smart Foundation and Alagang Kapatid Foundation, have deployed resources to quickly respond…
BREAKING NEWS as of 19-Sep-14, 9:43 PM 9 inmates bolt jail in Angono police detention FROM PARIS TO BERLIN | PNoy ends busy sked in France, on last leg of European tour Alert level still high for Mayon Volcano; steady rains cause lahar flow Stormy weather, rough seas, floods, landslides for Northern Luzon - authorities Dr. Francisco F. Feliciano, National Artist for Music, dies at 73 RAINFALL UPDATE-2 | Rainfall warning in NCR, other Luzon provinces downgraded to orange Casualty count from storm Mario and Habagat rains: 3 dead, 1 missing IS seen to shift tactics, 'melt into population,' following US-led strikes - analysts COME HELL OR HIGH WATER | 2 young lawmakers wed as storm lashes Metro Student gets 1 year for 'sedition' in Malaysian clampdown Telcos say networks still up despite heavy rains, flooding in Metro Manila Manila a virtual island: swamped within, all boundary routes flooded as well PNP ready for lifestyle checks DOWN SOUTH | Why I’m not scared of traveling alone without a map STATEMENT | 'A blow to UP's honor': Econ profs condemn student 'hooliganism' vs Butch Abad
Telcos say networks still up despite heavy rains, flooding in Metro Manila The PLDT Group has set up free call stations, whereas Globe is offering free charging stations.
Smart unveils anti-scam campaign Smart's campaign comes ahead of the Christmas season when text scams proliferate.
Premium Leisure suspends trading, begins roadshow for share sale (UPDATED 5:15 p.m.) Premium Leisure, formerly Sinophil Corp, holds the gaming assets of Henry Sy and family after their transfer from Belle Corp.
GT Capital's power sector arm turns on new Cebu plant ahead of schedule PNoy says foreign bank wants to 'globalize' the peso Japan government cuts economic view, warns of stalling consumption Sterling soars on Scottish vote, Asian shares rise Parts of Meralco franchise area, Luzon cut off from power by 'Mario' MRT, LRT operational despite flooding across Metro Manila Banks suspend operations in flooded areas
PHOTOS | A week before 5th anniversary of Ondoy, floods hit Metro Manila 10:21 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Exactly a week before the fifth anniversary of tropical storm Ondoy, Metro Manila was again flooded Friday morning as tropical storm 'Mario' made its presence felt in the Philippines.
INFOGRAPHIC | Mga Dapat Gawin Kapag May Baha 10:18 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Mayroong ilang paalala ang "The Broadcaster's InfoChart on Emergency Preparedness," na inilathala noong nakaraang taon, ukol sa mga bagay na dapat gawin tuwing may baha.
VP BINAY SPEECH | I won't retreat from this fight; this is for Filipino people 9:23 pm | Vice President Jejomar C. Binay In a 15-minute speech, Vice President Jejomar Binay delivered an address to the nation from PICC, responding to allegations of corruption during his term as Makati mayor, and promising to make Filipinos feel the benefits of progress.
VIDEO | Deniece Cornejo leaves jail, thanks family and friends 4:26 pm | Kaye Imson and France Noguera, TV5 | InterAksyon.com Model Deniece Cornejo walked to temporary freedom Thursday, one day after her family posted P500,000 bail for her temporary liberty.
FOCUS | Asia's rising tobacco epidemic 11:18 am | Giles Hweitt, Agence France-Presse Smoke-filled bars and packed cancer wards reflect decades of neglect of no-smoking policies in Asia, where both high- and low-income countries are belatedly waking up to a growing tobacco-related health epidemic.
'DAP-LIST'| DBM beats deadline, but does it (finally) answer critics' questions? 6:55 pm | InterAksyon.com A day after he drew flak from Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco for submitting incomplete documentation on lawmakers through whose offices projects were coursed for the DAP, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad announced the posting of the complete list of projects, beating a deadline set by Congress.
'DAP-LIST' | Tiangco bares 'incomplete complete' record of DAP recipients given by Abad 6:29 pm | InterAksyon.com On Tuesday (Sept. 16), Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco denounced the 'incomplete' documentation by the Department of Budget and Management of the DAP recipients. Budget chief Abad promised to have the complete list posted on the DBM web site at 8pm tonight. Here's the version Tiangco got.
SA WAKAS | Antipolo to have transport terminal soon for eastern NCR commuters, thanks to RLC 12:56 pm | InterAksyon.com Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) and the City of Antipolo have signed a memorandum of agreement for RLC to provide an area within Robinsons Place Antipolo complex to house the Antipolo City Transport Terminal.
WALANG PUSO | Traffickers 'laughed' as they capsized boat to drown refugees, children 9:00 am | Ella Ide, Agence France-Presse Survivors of Europe's most deadly migrant shipwreck in years have described the horrifying moment traffickers capsized their boat and left them to drown, as the EU cried murder and vowed to step up the fight against people smugglers.
Torre de Manila met legal requirements, says DMCI; releases pictures without 'photo-bomb' effect 5:24 pm | InterAksyon.com The controversial 49-storey Torre de Manila condominium project obtained all the required permits and approvals for its construction, its developer, DMCI Project Developers, Inc., said in a statement on Tuesday, as the Senate probe of the matter pends.
Abad draws flak for giving incomplete, inconsistent report on DAP releases to solons 4:40 pm | InterAksyon.com Where did the P10 billion go? UNA secretary general Toby Tiangco raised this question Tuesday following the failure of Budget Secretary Florencio Abad to submit copies of all letters received by his office in relation to the P10.08-billion funds released to legislators from the DAP.
STATELESS IN THE PHILIPPINES | Indonesian descendants feel torn between two lands 3:38 pm | Vivian Tan (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) A mapping study conducted by UNHCR and the governments of Indonesia and the Philippines in 2012 and 2013 identified more than 6,000 people of Indonesian descent who were of undetermined nationality in the southern Philippines.
VIDEO | What's PH weather like in 2050? News5's Lia Cruz anchors frightening forecast for UN 5:41 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com What will a weather report in the Philippines look like come December 2050? News5's Lia Cruz has an answer in a fictional broadcast she produced for the World Meteorological Organization and the UN, which the WMO published on its YouTube page ahead of the Sept. 23 climate change summit.