CORRUPTION UNDER MARTIAL LAW | Marcos and his 'temple of doom' 20-Sep-14, 10:17 PM | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com
ANALYSIS | Tsunami of sovereign funds threatens world markets 09-Sep-14, 11:12 AM | Reuters
FIRST RESPONDERS | Rescue teams bring to safety people trapped by floods 19-Sep-14, 3:49 PM | Photos by Bernard Testa | Text by Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
VP BINAY SPEECH | I won't retreat from this fight; this is for Filipino people 18-Sep-14, 9:23 PM | Vice President Jejomar C. Binay
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
FOCUS | Flu or Ebola? US hospitals prepare for a confusing season 5:14 am | Kerry Sheridan, Agence France-Presse After weeks of Ebola panic, false alarms and quibbles over quarantine in the United States, health authorities are bracing for a new battle: flu season.
Pot-infused edibles: One toke over the line in Colorado? 1:09 am | Ivan Couronne, Agence France-Presse Marijuana shops have sprouted across Denver ever since Colorado legalized the drug for adults in January, but the popularity of pot-infused edibles has surprised authorities,…
FOCUS | How AMLC found laundering of Bong Revilla's PDAF 4:06 am | YVONNE T. CHUA, VERA Files INVESTIGATORS of the Anti-Money Laundering Council recently concluded that bank accounts of Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr. and his family, as well as those of Janet…
CORRUPTION 101, FROM FAMILY | 13 issues families face, according to the Synod of Bishops 3:46 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Much attention was devoted in press reports from the Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops to the issues of same-sex marriages, but…
Hello Kitty at 40, giving adults a 'license to play' 7:18 am | Miwa Suzuki, Agence France-Presse As a Japanese schoolgirl in the 1970s, Kazumi Kaminaga had never seen something as cute as Hello Kitty when she first laid eyes on the…
BREAKING NEWS as of 01-Nov-14, 9:47 AM Sexual abuse linked to US murder-suicide involving Pinoys - Seattle Times Canada imposes visa ban on 3 Ebola-hit countries Boko Haram says calls talks of ceasefire 'lies,' kidnapped girls married off 2 dead, 3 injured as van plunges off cliff in North Cotabato US readies to send military advisers to western Iraq PNoy visits wake of late Senator Juan Flavier COCKTALES | PNoy, Ochoa can look forward to a brighter, greener Christmas FOCUS | Flu or Ebola? US hospitals prepare for a confusing season Storm Paeng enters PAR on eve of Undas Miley Cyrus raising money for HIV charity Judge rejects strict limits on US nurse who treated Ebola patients Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during California test flight Accused Pennsylvania sniper appears in court after $10-million manhunt Clashes erupt in West Bank after Muslim prayers Pot-infused edibles: One toke over the line in Colorado?
Cebu bus rapid transit project bags World Bank financing Once completed in 2018, the BRT is expected to field 433,000 trips a day, resulting in savings of 25 minutes of travel and P7.50 in…
SM's Sy-Coson touts Philippines' economic gains Investment horizons should go beyond three years, according to the eldest daughter of mall magnate Henry Sy Sr.
Australia's OceanaGold turns in a profit from Philippine copper-gold mine Besides the Didipio mine in Nueva Vizcaya, OceanaGold is also exploring in a second mine in northeastern Mindanao.
These 4 Philippine property stocks are worth buying now PNoy orders halt to excessive local taxation of Napocor-contracted power plants Korean firm pays full price upon takeover of Angat hydropower plant Government extends effectivity of lower price cap at electricity spot market PH stock index returns above 7,200-mark Payment of loan from BDO, not Metrobank, priority for Del Monte Pacific Bayantel takeover needs no legislative approval, says Globe
GOOD NEWS | PH among top 10 countries where women are treated best 1:22 pm | Philippines News Agency The Philippines maintains its position as Asia's best performing country in closing gender disparity, according to the Global Gender Gap 2014 report of the World Economic Forum (WEF).
ISANG TAON NA | A number of Yolanda survivors still have not received financial aid from OCD 11:56 am | Lottie Salarda, InterAksyon.com It's almost a year to the biggest disaster created by super typhoon Yolanda, but a number of survivors still have not received their financial assistance from the Office of Civil Defense.
76.5-M children plunged into poverty in rich countries since 2008 - UNICEF 8:32 am | Philippines News Agency | Xinhua UNICEF on Tuesday said in a report that 2.6 million more children have sunk below the poverty line in the world's most affluent countries since 2008, bringing the total number of children in the developed world living in poverty to an estimated 76.5 million.
Why is Manila one of 'Asia's coolest cities'? Lonely Planet gives 6 reasons 7:43 am | Azer N. Parrocha, Philippines News Agency On its official website, Lonely Planet cited six reasons why the Philippine capital was worthy of being dubbed as one of Asia's coolest cities.
JESSICA ZAFRA | World Domination Research: Maid in Paris 6:56 pm | Jessica Zafra, InterAksyon.com No doubt the lonely martyr model still exists, but after decades of migration, our OFWs have gained a cosmopolitan outlook. They're not downtrodden victims of poverty; they are skilled workers vital to their host countries. They know their value. This can only be good for World Domination.
BUDGET ERRATA DEBATE | House appro panel refutes P450-B claim of party-list reps 12:34 pm | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 1:10 p.m.- So, was there error in the errata as well? The House appropriations panel chief fended off accusations that the controversial errata in the 2015 budget which Congress is rushing involved a whopping P450B, covering items not discussed earlier. It's just P4.7B, he said.
ALL SOULS' DAY | 15 Undas health and safety tips 12:24 pm | Dr. Willie T. Ong, InterAksyon.com The following are 15 tips to make safe and healthy the holidays for visiting cemeteries.
PREYING ON THE POOR | Cambodia-Thai kidney trafficking sparks fears of new organ market 1:05 pm | Preeti Jha, Agence France-Presse Trafficking is a widespread problem in impoverished Cambodia and police routinely investigate cases linked to the sex trade, forced marriage, or slavery -- but this was the first related to organs.
HOW PAST AFFECTS PRESENT | Sykes-Picot drew lines in Middle East's sand that blood is washing away 9:50 am | Michael Williams, Reuters Iraq, like Syria, was a consequence of World War I and of the infamous, in Arab eyes, agreement between Sir Mark Sykes and Francois-Georges Picot which led to the division of the former Ottoman Turkish domains by the two leading European powers, Britain and France.
NO NEED TO SCRAP VACCINE | Gene link to seizures in some kids after MMR injection 6:56 am | Richard Ingham, Agence France-Presse Scientists in Denmark said Sunday they had found genetic clues to explain why a small number of children have febrile seizures -- brief convulsions -- after receiving the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine.
Compound in cocoa fights memory loss, study finds... but read this before you binge on chocolate 6:30 am | Richard Ingham, Agence France-Presse Bioactive ingredients found in cocoa sharply reversed age-related memory decline in a group of volunteers, scientists reported on Sunday.
PWEDE TALAGA | Small German village goes off-grid 100 percent, depends on wind, sun, pig manure 1:09 pm | Frank Zeller, Agence France-Presse The tiny German village of Feldheim (population 150) near Berlin is Germany's first to have left the national grid and switched to 100 percent local, alternative energy, swearing off fossil fuels and nuclear power decades before the rest of the country plans to near the same goal.
Fixing 'Ebolanomics' in pursuit of vaccines and drugs 6:46 am | Kate Kelland and Ben Hirschler, Reuters As researchers from Africa to China to America race to develop vaccines and treatments to fight Ebola, health experts are grappling with the economics of a disease that until this year had been off the drug industry's radar.