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
KRIS FOR KUYA | Aquino sisters rally around PNoy on Cory's 5th death anniversary 6:01 pm | InterAksyon.com The Aquino sisters are circling the wagon for only brother PNoy, resolving to more actively support his work. This much may be gleaned from the impromptu remarks made by Kris Aquino after the Holy Mass celebrated at the grave of the late president Cory Aquino on Friday morning.
6:05 am | Patrick Markey and Aziz El Yaakoubi, Reuters Booms of outgoing artillery shaking the ground, militia fighters from the remote Libyan mountain town of Zintan hunker down in the passenger terminal to defend…
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Aug-14, 12:24 PM Couple dead, daughter and partner wounded in Manila shooting S&P 500 posts biggest weekly decline since 2012 Standoff at Bacolod water firm as manager defies 'illegal suspension' by board This time, big and manly TW Steel watches get slimmer and more 'fasyon' Americans detained in North Korea ask US to help free them - APTV US House passes $694 million border security bill Drivers in EDSA road rage confrontation make up 1 killed, 2, including boy, wounded in Camarines Sur shooting Patrolling cops gun down 2 robbers in Quezon City 'Habagat' to drench Luzon as 'Halong' approaches PAR Obama admits post-9/11, 'we tortured some folks,' but resists calls for prosecution West Africa seals off Ebola outbreak epicenter French hospital to open wine bar to cheer up terminally ill patients Legal complication clouds medical marijuana rollout in Florida Mines bureau expands sink hole mapping activity to Cebu, Negros provinces, Baguio
S&P 500 posts biggest weekly decline since 2012 U.S. stocks ended lower for a second day and the S&P 500 posted its biggest weekly decline since 2012 on Friday as concerns over Argentina's…
Bloomberry turns around in 1H, after Solaire books higher gaming revenue Solaire Resort and Casino operator turns around in the first half of the year.
Globe, PLDT end long-distance charges in Sorsogon Globe and PLDT have interconnected their landline networks in Sorsogon.
Psalm seeks new power rate increase to settle Napocor's debts to third-party suppliers BIR asks Finance to resolve possible duplication of tax stamp on tobacco exports Implementing rules of Lemon Law to take 3 months to complete, says DTI Gov't to tear down Philippine Village Hotel ahead of NAIA2 expansion COL Financial to market Philam mutual funds Investments registered with PEZA up nearly a third at end-July Oriental Peninsula resumes operations at one of its Palawan mines
NABABAHALA | K-12 to cause 86,000 teachers and 15,000 non-teaching staff to lose jobs by 2016 8:57 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com About 86,000 teachers and 15,000 non-teaching staff all over the Philippines could lose their jobs by 2016, when the first batch of junior high school students (Grades 7 to 10) under the K to 12 program (K-12) graduate.
TAMAD BA ANG PINOY? Rizal quotes a Chinoy in 'On the Indolence of the Filipinos' 6:51 am | Jorge Mojarro, Special to InterAksyon.com There is a little known Chinese-Filipino in the 19th Century who defended Filipinos against the lie that they were lazy. He also had a list of sound economic and administrative reforms that the country can - more than 100 years since he made them - still implement if it wants prosperity.
'SONA NI NOY-P, ANG DI SINASABI...' | Gary Granada posts a musical take on a song he's heard before 12:32 pm | InterAksyon.com Singer-songwriter Gary Granada on Monday posted a musical response to President Aquino's State of the Nation Address which was delivered that same day. Sounds like Granada's heard this song before - the SONA, that is.
GALLERY | Standing ground at the 'People's SONA' 5:02 pm | JL Burgos, special to InterAksyon.com (text and photos) As they have done every year, activist groups, joined by others who have grown critical of Pres. Benigno Aquino III, marched in the thousands to Commonwealth Avenue to deliver their own 'People's SONA.'
HINDI TSISMOSA, MANHID | US firm changes training video depicting Pinays negatively 4:11 pm | InterAksyon.com The Filipino community in the Washington, DC area lauded a California-based company for its decision to delete a scene in its customer service training video that negatively portrayed Filipino healthcare workers, according to the Philippine embassy in DC.
Mother's fears can be passed down to babies through smell 10:09 am | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua Fears could be passed down from mothers to newborn babies through the odor the mothers give off when they feel fear, a new US study said Monday.
Satellites and seafood: China keeps fishing fleet connected in disputed waters 1:17 am | John Ruw, Reuters On China's southern Hainan island, a fishing boat captain shows a Reuters reporter around his aging vessel. He has one high-tech piece of kit, however: a satellite navigation system that gives him a direct link to the Chinese coastguard when he's fishing in the disputed South China Sea.
FOCUS | Economy under the Aquino administration a case of worsening exclusivity 2:43 pm | IBON Foundation After four years of the Aquino administration, the most recent available data on various socioeconomic indicators affirm the exclusionary nature of the country's economic growth, in terms of jobs, prices and poverty.
'NO SHORTCUTS' | Lessons on nation-building, via sports, from a ball-kicking, bar-topping Blue Eagle 2:32 pm | Ignatius Michael D. Ingles Former Blue Eagles varsity football player and 2012 Bar Topnotcher Ignatius Michael 'Mickey' Ingles was the guest speaker at the Ateneo de Manila High School Intramurals Opening earlier this month. We publish excerpts of his speech here, with his permission.
MGA PANGAKONG NAPAKO | Funds for OFW welfare services slashed and 6 other broken promises 11:11 am | InterAksyon.com In the following table, Migrante International enumerated President Aquino's promises in past State of the Nation Addresses (SONAs) for the OFW sector and compared them with the real state of migrants under the Aquino administration.
ON THE FRONTLINES | Chinese fishing boats provided with satellite navigation system, fuel subsidies 7:06 am | John Ruwitch, Reuters China is increasing its financial support for its fishermen as they head deeper into Southeast Asian waters in search of new fishing grounds as stocks thin out closer to home. They are provided with a satellite navigation system, fuel subsidies, and renovation grants.
11-year-old Pinoy math wizard offers win to a recently slain cop - his father 4:08 pm | InterAksyon.com Young students, including an 11-year-old who went ahead to compete after his policeman-father was killed in an ambush, once again brought honor to the Philippines by bagging 39 medals, trophies and merit awards in an international mathematics contest in South Korea.
STATS OF THE NATION | 7 things Filipinos need to hear in PNoy's 2014 SONA 1:59 pm | Annie Ruth C. Sabangan, InterAksyon.com What do Filipinos really need to understand about the State of the Nation? InterAksyon.com lists 7 things to think about.