Russia eyes sanctions over downed jet as Turkey charges journalists over arms to Syria claims Fri, Nov 27, 2015, 7:51 AM | Maria Panina and Fulya Ozerkan, Agence France-Presse
China Communist Party reshuffles military, extends control Fri, Nov 27, 2015, 10:16 PM | Agence France-Presse
New York reassures tourists after terror threat Fri, Nov 27, 2015, 11:36 AM | Brigitte Dusseau, Agence France-Presse
Chinese activity destroying South China Sea environment, experts tell tribunal Fri, Nov 27, 2015, 9:51 AM | InterAksyon.com | Roices Naguit, News5
Nearly 1,000 'security risks' denied entry to France since Paris attacks 10:59 am | Agence France-Presse Nearly 1,000 people thought to pose security risks have been denied entry into France since stepped-up border controls were imposed ahead of the COP21 climate talks on November 13, just hours before the Paris attacks, the interior minister said Saturday.
Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff 7:54 am | Agence France-Presse German carrier Lufthansa, reeling under a series of recent strikes, said Saturday it had reached…
Protests in UK, Spain as momentum builds to join Syria strikes 6:34 am | Dario Thuburn and Mohammed Abbas, Agence France-Presse Several thousand people marched Saturday in London and Madrid against their respective government's involvement in…
Clashes at Greece border as Macedonia builds fence to stem migrant flow 6:04 am | Agence France-Presse A group of migrants trying to enter Macedonia pelted the police with stones on Saturday,…
On eve of EU migration summit, allies tell Germany's Merkel to ease off open-door policy 12:50 pm | Markon Djurica, Reuters Chancellor Angela Merkel came under renewed pressure from her own conservatives on Friday to stem…
BREAKING NEWS as of Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 1:12 PM IMF poised to put Chinese yuan in elite currency basket Southern Leyte needs P425.6 million to prevent landslides, falling rocks along national roads Family feud eyed in slaying of couple in Pangasinan Tunisia names 3 suspects wanted over bus bombing Nearly 1,000 'security risks' denied entry to France since Paris attacks Pagasa: Northeast monsoon, tail-end of cold front to bring rains on Sunday Bishop Federico Escaler, brave pastor in places of conflict, dies at 93 12 deaths, 2,330 dengue cases in Bohol as of November 7 this year Investors eyeing retail stocks revival unlikely to be cheered by holiday shopping National Museum: Bohol old churches' restoration still going on Aquino flies to Paris for climate forum; then on to Rome and to Vatican 16 Dagupan farmers get P5,700 to P33,000 insurance for crop losses due to typhoons Kabayan, Lando Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff Duterte bares 8 in his senatorial slate Negros organic farmers festival sales reach P1.6 million
IMF poised to put Chinese yuan in elite currency basket The International Monetary Fund is expected to approve inclusion of China's yuan in its SDR basket of elite currencies on Monday, rewarding Beijing's strong pursuit…
Investors eyeing retail stocks revival unlikely to be cheered by holiday shopping The holiday shopping rush that kicked off on Friday is unlikely to bring much cheer to investors looking for a revival in retail stocks. Consumers…
16 Dagupan farmers get P5,700 to P33,000 insurance for crop losses due to typhoons Kabayan, Lando At least 16 farmers from Barangays Mangin and Salisay in Dagupan City benefited from the crop insurance program implemented by the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation…
Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff Negros organic farmers festival sales reach P1.6 million SSS posts 10% growth in contributions, collects P98.26B in 9 months Biggest solar power plant in Cebu province to rise in Toledo City Moody's stress test shows PHL banking system one of most resilient to crisis COCKTALES | BIR name-and-shame ad: Charlene Gonzales, Ayala execs with tax issues can't be found Metrobank Group gives P10M to areas hit by typhoon 'Lando'
Jets scramble as 11 Chinese military planes fly near Japanese islands - media 11:42 am | Agence France-Presse Japan scrambled jets after 11 Chinese military planes flew near southern Japanese islands during what Beijing said was a drill to improve its long-range combat abilities, reports said Saturday.
BABALA | The health costs of climate change 10:58 am | Agence France-Presse Medical experts say climate change affects human health in direct ways, by the spread of water- and mosquito-borne diseases for example, and indirectly, such as through hunger.
ANALYSIS | The scariest thing about Islamic State? Its kinder, gentler side 9:49 am | Jacqueline Lopour, Reuters The Paris attacks and other atrocities are horrific, but they overshadow a more insidious, long-term threat: Islamic State's kinder, gentler side.
Brazil to sue BHP, Vale for $5 billion in damages for dam burst 9:31 am | Reuters Brazil's federal and state governments plan to sue the owners of the Samarco iron ore miner for 20 billion reais ($5.24 billion) in damages caused by the burst of a tailings dam, Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira told reporters on Friday.
Ringleader of Paris attacks planned more strikes, mocked open borders 9:23 am | Reuters The ringleader behind the November 13 attacks in Paris had plans to strike Jewish targets and to disrupt schools and the transport system in France, according to sources close to the investigation.
'Don't play with fire,' Turkey's Erdogan warns Russia 8:53 am | Daren Butler and Maria Tsvetkova, Reuters Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan warned Russia on Friday not to 'play with fire,' citing reports Turkish businessmen had been detained in Russia, while Moscow said it would suspend visa-free travel with Turkey.
El Salvador govt condemns bishop accused of raping girl 6:51 am | Agence France-Presse A 'well-loved' senior bishop in El Salvador who is also a prominent Church historian was Friday condemned by government officials and a rights organization after being accused of repeatedly raping a girl in the 1980s.
Standoff at Colorado Planned Parenthood center ends with 3 dead, gunman nabbed 6:46 am | Mary MacCarthy, Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 3 - 10:45 a.m.) Three people were killed and several wounded when a gunman opened fire at a family planning center in Colorado in a standoff that dragged on for five hours Friday before he surrendered.
Suspicious boats with decomposed bodies found drifting off Japan coastline 1:43 am | Agence France-Presse Japan is investigating nearly a dozen suspicious boats recently found drifting off the country's coastline, some with decaying bodies aboard, officials said Friday, as media speculated they came from North Korea.
Climate disasters may double unless world cuts CO2 emissions: ADB 12:44 am | Agence France-Presse Climate disasters may double in the next two decades unless the world cuts its carbon dioxide emissions, the Asian Development Bank said Friday, with "high risk" nations in Asia set to be hard hit.
China Communist Party reshuffles military, extends control 10:16 pm | Agence France-Presse China will carry out sweeping reforms to the structure of its military, state media reported, in moves intended to enhance the ruling Communist Party's control over the People's Liberation Army.
New York reassures tourists after terror threat 11:36 am | Brigitte Dusseau, Agence France-Presse New York is reassuring tourists that America's biggest city is safe as it prepares to welcome more than five million visitors for the busy holiday season after the Paris attacks.