Gordon to law enforcers: Solve Korean slay or face Senate probe Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 5:34 PM | Ernie Reyes, Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon
WATCH | Seven Angeles City cops probed for extortion on Korean traders Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 4:24 PM | Dindo Flora, News5
Floods, landslides possible in Visayas, Mindanao regions - NDRRMC Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 7:37 AM | InterAksyon.com
WATCH | Duterte hits priests, bishops for criticizing government’s war on drugs Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 1:27 AM | Maricel Halili, News5
COCKTALES | Gina Lopez buries Ramon Ang's Manila Bay reclamation project Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 7:50 AM | Victor C. Agustin
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
WATCH | DOJ orders raps filed vs 'Tokhang for ransom' cops; Korean man killed in Crame Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 5:42 PM | JV Arcena, News5 | InterAksyon.com (UPDATED W/VIDEO) The DOJ found probable cause to file kidnapping for ransom with homicide against two police officers and several others in the abduction and killing of a Korean businessman, in a case called 'Tokhang for ransom.' He was apparently killed in a room inside Camp Crame.
Fatalities in Monday's heavy rains, flooding in Visayas, Mindanao now at 18 Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 7:58 PM | Priam F. Nepomuceno, Philippines News Agency Monday's heavy rains which caused massive flooding in large parts of the Visayas and Mindanao has resulted in 18 fatalities.
WATCH | Duterte hits priests, bishops for criticizing government’s war on drugs Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 1:27 AM | Maricel Halili, News5 President Rodrigo Duterte heaped scorn on some leaders of the Catholic Church for blaming his administration’s war on drugs for the spate of extrajudicial killings, in his speech during the oath-taking of about 75 police generals at Malacanang Palace on Thursday.
BREAKING NEWS as of Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 11:56 PM WATCH | MMDA defers implementation of zipper lane along EDSAFarm output declines 1.11% in Q4 2016 due to typhoonsLOOK | 19 barangays evacuated in Butuan City as Agusan River overflows6 people found alive under Italian hotel hit by avalanchePeso recovers vs US dollar; PSEi ends 5-day rallyShippers avoid new 'pirate hotspot' in waters west of the PhilippinesGordon to law enforcers: Solve Korean slay or face Senate probe800,000 people expected at National Mall to celebrate Trump inaugurationWATCH | Seven Angeles City cops probed for extortion on Korean traders'Dump Trump' - LeftMyanmar army detains Kachin Baptists who gave journalists info about airstrikes on church5 Sarangani fishers home after 18-day ordeal on high seas‘UNWELCOME WAKE-UP CALL’ | Clean up PNP ranks, Lacson urges Dela Rosa3 dead, 20 injured as car ploughs into pedestrians in MelbourneBusinessman nabbed as SSS heightens campaign vs delinquent employers
Farm output declines 1.11% in Q4 2016 due to typhoons The agriculture sector contracted by 1.11 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 due to devastation brought about by typhoons, bringing the 2016 growth at…
Peso recovers vs US dollar; PSEi ends 5-day rally Jitters on the policies that the US government will implement under US President-elect Donald Trump, who will have his inauguration Friday, and the dovish statement…
Businessman nabbed as SSS heightens campaign vs delinquent employers A businessman was arrested Thursday at his home in an exclusive village in Makati City by police for not remitting the Social Security System premiums…
Florida-based BPO plans to open 2 more facilities, double employment in PHL PSEi remain firm, PHP touches 50-level vs US dollar SM's China performance gets nod from ASEAN business players CASH SUBSIDY | Govt eyes safety net vs excise taxes WATCH | MMDA to launch EDSA southbound zipper lane; looks to private groups for help in traffic Netflix adds 7 million subscribers in global expansion Makati extends deadline of tax payments, filing of applications for renewal of permits
China says Philippines' Duterte to visit again as ties warm up Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 11:46 PM | Ben Blanchard, Reuters Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will visit China in May to attend a multilateral summit, China's foreign ministry said on Thursday, making his second visit to Beijing since taking office as he seeks to further distance himself from Washington.
3rd round of GRP-NDF talks opens in Rome Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 8:48 PM | InterAksyon | Raymund Villanueva, Kodao Productions The third round of formal peace negotiations between the National Democratic Front of the Philippines and the Government of the Philippines opens as scheduled in Rome.
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.
Trump pledges to unify US on eve of inauguration Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 10:02 AM| Michael Mathes, Agence France-Presse Billionaire Republican Donald Trump on Thursday pledged to bring unity to America as he swept into Washington on the eve of the most consequential moment of his life - his inauguration as 45th president of the United States.
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.
5 major Davao del Norte rivers overflow banks, 15,000 evacuated Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 8:54 AM| Philippine News Agency The five major rivers in Davao del Norte overflowed their banks, inundating residential areas and affecting more than 4,000 families, or 15,000 individuals.
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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