WATCH | 3 Odicta sons, lawyer arrested after PDEA raid Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 1:00 PM | InterAksyon
DAVAO DEATH SQUAD FLAK | Matobato files criminal, admin raps against Duterte, others Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 1:49 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon
COCKTALES | Govt offices start holidaze mode Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 7:42 AM | Victor C. Agustin
WATCH | Duterte says no plot to unseat vice president Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 12:08 AM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters | Jenny Dongon, News5
WATCH | New US envoy to PH likes chicken adobo, halo-halo Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 1:25 AM | Mon Gualvez, News5
Ms. Universe Pia Wurtzbach in Manila for kickoff party for 2017 pageant search Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 2:57 PM | Richie Lopa, InterAksyon.com
FOCUS| PH funeral parlors aren't rejoicing over harvest of bodies in drug war 09-December-16 11:03 AM | Ayee Macaraig, Agence France-Presse READ MORE
WATCH | Gordon panel: No proof of EJK, DDS in war on drugs under Duterte Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 3:40 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Maeanne Los Banos, News5 Eleven members of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights subscribed to its findings that there was no proof of State-sponsored extra-judicial killings in the war on drugs initiated by President Rodrigo Duterte since he took office in June.
WATCH | Medialdea: Duterte signs EO forming 25-man consultative panel to revisit Charter Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 8:40 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Maeanne Los Banos, News5 President Rodrigo Duterte had signed an Executive Order forming a 25-man “consultative committee” to revisit the 30-year-old Constitution that would pave the way for a federal form of government replacing the present unitary system, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea said on Thursday.
WATCH | Duterte says no plot to unseat vice president Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 12:08 AM | Manuel Mogato, Reuters | Jenny Dongon, News5 President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday vowed to retain Vice President Leni Robredo until her term ends, just days after she resigned from the cabinet, complaining of a "plot to steal" her position.
BREAKING NEWS as of Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 7:29 PM 'The fight for justice is by no means over' | 3 events to attend on Dec. 10, Human Rights DayLeni urges: Fight poverty, curb illegal drugs, criminalityPORK BARREL AVOIDANCE | Lacson: House cedes on revert of P13B back to ARMM budgetDel Pilar-class frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio arrives from CaliforniaS. Korea parliament votes to impeach scandal-hit President ParkMinister: 'Unnatural' for Mexican military to fight drug traffickingDAVAO DEATH SQUAD FLAK | Matobato files criminal, admin raps against Duterte, othersWATCH | 3 Odicta sons, lawyer arrested after PDEA raidFOCUS| PH funeral parlors aren't rejoicing over harvest of bodies in drug warCops kill 2 alleged drug pushers, seize P1-M shabu in N. EcijaTRUE HERO | John Glenn, first American to orbit Earth, dies at 95COCKTALES | Govt offices start holidaze modeDuterte leads groundbreaking of P4.8-B Bicol International AirportBritain facing 'unprecedented' terror threat: spy chiefImpeachment day for S. Korea's president
COCKTALES | Govt offices start holidaze mode It is a rule of thumb that no serious work can be expected from any government office and even the courts after December 15 because…
Duterte leads groundbreaking of P4.8-B Bicol International Airport President Rodrigo Duterte Thursday led the groundbreaking for the long-delayed P4.8-billion Bicol International Airport (BIA) project in Barangay Alobo in Daraga town, Albay province.
Mindanao seeing 1,000-MW energy excess by end of 2016, early 2017 Mindanao will be seeing a different outlook by the end of this year until early 2017 in terms of power and energy as the island-region’s…
PSEi, peso rise on expectations of extended ECB stimulus program Q and A | Ex-NEDA chief Neri: Govt must succeed in both tax reform, infra PSEi up, peso down on disappointing Aussie GDP report Power rates up by P0.10 per kWh for Dec. EU fines Credit Agricole, HSBC, JPMorgan for Euribor fixing DBM eyes P200-B supplemental budget for DICT's national broadband network Removal of rice import quota seen to lower rice prices
FOCUS| PH funeral parlors aren't rejoicing over harvest of bodies in drug war Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 11:03 AM | Ayee Macaraig, Agence France-Presse Business has never been busier for undertaker Alejandro Ormeneta but, after five months on the frontlines of the Philippines' brutal drug war, he just wants the killings to stop.
WATCH | 3 Odicta sons, lawyer arrested after PDEA raid Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 1:00 PM | InterAksyon Elements of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and PNP Special Action Force raid the residence of the slain suspected drug lord Melvin Odicta at Barangay Malipayon, Iloilo City.
PH tells ICC it's fully capable of prosecuting atrocities, reminds world court of its mission Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 6:43 PM| InterAksyon.com The Philippines has a 'functioning criminal justice system, willing and able to prosecute' atrocities and impunity, and should be allowed to do its work before the International Criminal Court steps in. Manila made this clear at a recent ICC meeting, reminding it of its principle of complementarity.
WATCH | New US envoy to PH likes chicken adobo, halo-halo Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 1:25 AM| Mon Gualvez, News5 New US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim assured on Thursday that the relationship and alliance of the Philippines and the United States will remain stable.
Senate has death penalty in kill bill list Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 5:00 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon With nine to 10 senators opposed to the proposed death penalty bill, Senator Risa Hontiveros believes they can thwart its passage at the Senate.
OPINION | If global warming worsens, what will happen to the people and places that matter to me? Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 12:41 PM| Arturo Tahup, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities A writer reflects on how climate change could take he holds dear away, unless Filipinos commit to achieve the global goal to hold warming well below 2°C.
Drilon urges Duterte to respect due process before siding with Espinosa cops Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 7:03 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon Senate President Pro-Tempore Franklin Drilon appeals to President Rodrigo Duterte to observe and respect due process before making pronouncements tending to absolve policemen implicated in the summary killing of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr inside his jail cell.
Gordon questions purchase of Dengvaxia, but won't stand in way of 'rushed' anti-dengue program Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 2:26 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon While questioning the apparent haste with which a controversial anti-dengue vaccine was procured last year, Senator Richard Gordon said on Tuesday that the legislature will not stand in the way of the government's anti-dengue vaccination program already underway.
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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