WATCH | News5 takes a peek inside alleged house of de Lima’s former driver Tue, Aug 23, 2016, 11:18 PM | Exclusive Video Report by Mon Gualvez, News5
CRIMINAL AT 9? | Psychologists buck bid to lower age of responsibility from 15 to 9 Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 12:47 AM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
Duterte says talks with China on sea dispute 'within the year' Tue, Aug 23, 2016, 8:52 PM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters
Japan woman dies after being hit by Pokemon Go-playing driver Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 12:49 AM | Agence France-Presse
WATCH | 'Voices under the rubble' after quake hits Italy; at least 73 dead Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 8:34 PM | Steve Scherer, Reuters
CRIMINAL AT 9? | Psychologists buck bid to lower age of responsibility from 15 to 9 25-August-16 12:47 AM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com READ MORE
Palace releases Bilibid 'matrix' showing De Lima, Baraan, Pangasinan's Espino Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 8:57 AM | Maricel Halili and Mia Reyes, News5 | InterAksyon.com Malacanang released Thursday the 'matrix' President Rodrigo Duterte said would show the personalities, led by Senator Leila de Lima, he claims are involved in illegal drug operations at the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City.
Duterte says 'will not raise hell now' but warns China of 'reckoning' Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 7:37 PM | Agence France-Presse Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Wednesday of a "reckoning" with China if there was no resolution to a tense dispute over rival claims to the South China Sea.
CRIMINAL AT 9? | Psychologists buck bid to lower age of responsibility from 15 to 9 Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 12:47 AM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com The Psychological Association of the Philippines (PAP) says the minimum age of criminal liability should not be lowered to nine years old, pointing to research that children likely to commit more crimes if exposed to the criminal justice system.
BREAKING NEWS as of Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 2:10 PM 'GARBAGE' | De Lima scoffs at 'Bilibid matrix'House to probe Pangasinan Rep Espino’s alleged drug links - Speaker12 dead in attack on American University in KabulFrench ‘burkini’ ban goes before high courtHontiveros 'alternative mining' bill mulls 'super-heavy’ fines, license revocation#LIGHTFORLIFE | Anti-EJK network to light candles vs killingsCop killed, another wounded in Samar drug bustEmployers reminded of holiday pay rules for National Heroes DayABSURDITY VS ABSURDITY | Texas students wield sex toys to fight law allowing guns on campusHead of latest Abu Sayyaf victim recovered in SuluTurkish tanks roll into Syria, push IS out of key border townPalace releases Bilibid 'matrix' showing De Lima, Baraan, Pangasinan's EspinoColombia, FARC announce deal to end last major armed conflict in AmericasSyrian govt launched chemical attacks, IS used mustard gas - UN reportNorth Korea’s Kim calls missile test 'greatest success'
PSEi closes lower Wednesday The Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) closed Wednesday at 7,866.13, falling by 69.05 points from the previous day’s 7,907.08.
NEDA: A family of 4 needs P120,000/month to live their desired life, but we can make that cheaper A Filipino family of four will need P120,000 per month so that they can achieve their desired life, as defined by a survey by the…
PHL gets highest rate in migration governance study: 'The Economist' Widely respected British news magazine, “The Economist,” recently recognized the Philippines for having a well-developed migration policy governance.
Mining sector wants to amend Mining Act to allow LGUs to get taxes ASAP Tax hike for oil products to push up prices of basic goods: Bayan Muna Beyond war on drugs, business sees Duterte setting up economic boom FOCUS | US banks want to cut branches, but customers keep coming Dominguez: 5.1% GDP expansion in H2 enough to sustain 2016 growth targets Pinoy visitors to Japan grow 45%; firm sets up hotels eyeing them, SE Asians PSEi closes at 7,981.21 points on bargain hunting from investors
WATCH | Duterte: De Lima benefitted monetarily for allowing NBP drug trade Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 2:06 AM | Mia Reyes, News5 Taking another swipe at Senator Leila de Lima, President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said the former Department of Justice secretary benefitted monetarily in exchange for allowing inmates to conduct the illegal drugs trade inside the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City.
Ex-DOJ undersecretary Baraan denies links to drugs in Bilbid Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 10:41 AM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com A former undersecretary of the Department of Justice accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of links to illegal drug operations within the National Bilibid Prison has denied the allegation and demanded 'fairness and due process.'
WATCH | A drug-induced crime ends a young nurse's life Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 3:47 PM| Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com | Renz Ongkiko, News5 A deadly combination of drugs and alcohol was what fueled last weekend's brutal murder of a young nurse, the chief of the Quezon City police said on Wednesday.
PHL gets highest rate in migration governance study: 'The Economist' Tue, Aug 23, 2016, 6:53 PM| Sammy Martin, Philippines News Agency Widely respected British news magazine, “The Economist,” recently recognized the Philippines for having a well-developed migration policy governance.
WATCH | GRP, NDFP affirm previous pacts, agree to hasten talks Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 7:18 AM| InterAksyon.com | Romel Lopez, News5 The negotiating teams of the government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines ended their first day of panel-to-panel discussions in Norway Tuesday by reaffirming previous agreements and agreeing to hasten the pace of the peace talks.
Gordon urges DFA to send note verbale to China on drug flow Wed, Aug 24, 2016, 4:56 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Richard Gordon on Wednesday urged the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to send a note verbale to China and seek its help in closing the flow of illegal drugs into the country.
No Filipinos so far among Italian quake casualties: DFA Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 12:20 AM| InterAksyon.com | Carla Lim, News5 No Filipino casualties have so far been reported in the magnitude 6.2 earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday, killing thus far 38 people.
Rescuers toil through the night in Italy as quake death toll hits 159 Thu, Aug 25, 2016, 6:59 AM| Steve Scherer, Reuters Rescue teams were working through the night to try to find survivors under the rubble that remained of central Italian towns flattened by an earthquake that hit in the early hours of Wednesday, killing at least 159 people.
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.
WEEKEND CHEF | Learn three unique dishes from newly launched ‘Cooking with Appetite’ Here are three festive dishes for your next family or ‘barkada’ get-together: Lamb and Red Pepper Paella, Glazed Baby Back Ribs, and Longganiza Pasta Espesyal.
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