WATCH | NBI expands probe of Korean bizman's kidnap-murder Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 12:02 AM | JV Arcena, News | InterAksyon.com
'Bang! Bang! You're dead': Bishop Bacani hits 'merciless ways' vs drug addicts Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 7:43 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
WATCH | Somos o no somos? | LP members dared to yield majority perks and act as opposition Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 11:25 PM | MaeAnne Los Baños, News5 | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
Xi portrays China as global leader, warns vs isolationism on eve of Trump era Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 6:48 AM | Tom Miles and Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters
CIA posts 12M pages of declassified records online Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 6:17 AM | InterAksyon.com
More than 200 Chinese nabbed in Clark dragnet deported - BI Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 10:32 AM | Ferdinand G. Patinio, Philippine News Agency
COMMENTARY | Koreans' murder by cops indicates ‘breakdown of rule of law’ under Duterte 19-January-17 08:53 AM | Phelim Kine, deputy director, Human Rights Watch Asia Division READ MORE
SKorean govt demands justice for businessman killed by PH police in fake drug raid Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 3:02 PM | Ayee Macaraig, Agence France-Presse Philippine police kidnapped and murdered a South Korean businessman, then led his wife to believe he was alive for months to extort money from her, authorities said Wednesday. South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se demanded answers after getting a phone call from Foreign Secretary Yasay.
WATCH | Landslide buries 10 vehicles in Cebu City Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 8:42 PM | Jinky Rosit, News5 At least 10 vehicles parked along a highway in Barangay Busay, Cebu City were crushed and partially buried in mud after a portion of a retaining wall collapsed during a landslide that occurred at past 2 a.m. on Wednesday.
WATCH | Duterte meets with leaders of big business Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 6:37 AM | Maricel Halili, News5 President Rodrigo Duterte met with leaders of big business including TV5 Chairman Manny V. Pangilinan, Hans Sy and Jaime Zobel de Ayala over dinner at the Malacanang Palace on Tuesday.
BREAKING NEWS as of Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 2:40 PM Makati extends deadline of tax payments, filing of applications for renewal of permitsNorth Korea may test-launch ICBM soon - media3RD STRAIGHT YEAR | World temperatures hit new high in 2016More than 200 Chinese nabbed in Clark dragnet deported - BIGlobal coalition aims to outpace epidemics with new vaccinesMedia girds for battle with Trump White HouseObama warns Trump vs veering from ‘core values,’ assures Americans 'we'll be okay'IS lost nearly a quarter of its territory in 2016 - reportCOMMENTARY | Koreans' murder by cops indicates ‘breakdown of rule of law’ under DuterteGambia army chief says troops won’t fight interventionPossible floods, landslides due to heavy rains in parts of Visayas, MindanaoCIA bares new rules for spying on AmericansBroken vows dim chances of extending unilateral ceasefire, forging bilateral ceasefire - RedsSouth Korean court rejects arrest warrant for Samsung heirWATCH | 4 members of ‘Bundol Gang’ carnap group nabbed in Pasig
Makati extends deadline of tax payments, filing of applications for renewal of permits The Makati City Council has passed an ordinance extending the deadline of payment of taxes and fees without penalties or surcharges up to January 31,…
PSEi ends five-day slide, peso remains intact US President-elect Donald Trump’s comment that the greenback is “too strong” ended the Philippine Stock Exchange index’s (PSEI) five straight days of decline, as the…
WATCH | Construction of LRT-MRT common station starts Dec. 2017 After being stalled for several years, the construction of a common station that will connect the Light Rail Transit (LRT) and the Metro Rail Transit…
Real estate industry to sustain growth this year - Santos Knight Frank NTC, DILG agree to draft policies to expedite issuance of LGU permits for cell sites WATCH | Small traders feeling the crunch after ‘5-6’ lending scheme stopped Peso, PSEi weaken ahead of UK PM’s speech on Brexit SC tells DOE, ERC to comment on petition limiting retail power suppliers to 23 PHL enjoys strong confidence of China, Japan through large investment, aid pledges Oil firms to cut pump prices Tuesday
WATCH | NBI expands probe of Korean bizman's kidnap-murder Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 12:02 AM | JV Arcena, News | InterAksyon.com The NBI broke the bad news to the wife of of Korean businessman Ji Ick-joo on Wednesday: that he was killed the same day he was abducted by a police-led ring on Oct. 18, 2016. The bureau had no answers to the widow's question: how could they do this to a good man?
Broken vows dim chances of extending unilateral ceasefire, forging bilateral ceasefire - Reds Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 7:56 AM | InterAksyon.com Communist rebels said several issues, including the continued detention of hundreds of political prisoners and the mounting toll of the war on drugs, have made the extension of their unilateral ceasefire 'untenable' and dimmed prospects for forging a bilateral ceasefire with government.
In House panel's Traffic Crisis Act, only SC may stop projects, opening of private villages Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 4:12 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House Committee on Transportation has approved the proposed Traffic Crisis Act, which is being eyed to address the traffic woes in Metro Manila, Cebu and Davao cities.
WATCH | Somos o no somos? | LP members dared to yield majority perks and act as opposition Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 11:25 PM| MaeAnne Los Baños, News5 | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com A day after a near-brawl over who should investigate corruption at the Bureau of Immigration, tension again filled the Senate on Wednesday, as some members demanded that Liberal Party senators leave the majority and stop enjoying its perks while sounding like the opposition.
CIA posts 12M pages of declassified records online Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 6:17 AM| InterAksyon.com The Central Intelligence Agency has made available online the largest collection of declassified CIA records, calling it part of a commitment to boost accessibility to records previously available to the public only at the National Archives in Maryland.
House to press passage of comprehensive tax bill Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 12:38 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Notwithstanding public criticism, the House of Representatives will push the passage of a comprehensive tax bill that will increase the excise taxes on petroleum products and automobiles, but would lower personal income taxes.
WATCH | Construction of LRT-MRT common station starts Dec. 2017 Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 7:11 PM| Aerol B. Patena, Philippines News Agency | Gerard dela Peña, News5 After being stalled for several years, the construction of a common station that will connect the Light Rail Transit (LRT) and the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) will start in December 2017.
Palace reporters to Andanar: Stop bad habit of blaming media for Duterte's loose lips Wed, Jan 18, 2017, 10:48 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Communications Secretary Martin Andanar came under fire anew, this time from the members of the press corps covering the daily activities of the chief executive, for accusing the media of misreporting the statements of President Rodrigo Duterte on martial law.
VIDEO | Let Love In: Celebrating diversity and a strong community at 2016 Metro Manila Pride March This year's Metro Manila Pride gathered over 5,000 supporters of the LGBTQPIA+ community.
REFLECTION | ‘When we follow the Lord, it must be with total self-giving’ In todays gospel: The decision to follow the Lord must be a product of a well-discerned process.
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