WATCH | Caucus’ 10-7-5 votes to probe DDS existence stays - Lacson Wed, Feb 22, 2017, 11:05 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com | Maeanne Los Banos, News5
WATCH | NBI starts returning cars to victims of ‘rent-tangay’ scam Thu, Feb 23, 2017, 12:34 AM | Marlene Alcaide, News5
Harry Roque brings out the misogyny; netizens beat an apology out of him Wed, Feb 22, 2017, 4:48 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
Palace finally OKs P1-K SSS pension hike; solon, group thank Du30 for fulfilling vow Wed, Feb 22, 2017, 2:10 PM | InterAksyon.com
WATCH | Alleged hit man tells Senate: Duterte killed justice official 15-September-16, 09:29 PM | Agence France-Presse | Meanne Los Baños, News5 READ MORE
Noynoy on 31st EDSA anniversary: Remember the past so as not to repeat it; do more, too 12:51 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Speaking at the 31st anniversary of the EDSA Revolt, former President Benigno Aquino III paraphrased American philosopher George Santayana by saying, 'Those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it.'
Duterte's opponents turn EDSA commemoration into protest march 10:14 pm | Reuters Political opponents of President Rodrigo Duterte turn the traditional celebration of the 1986 "People Power" uprising against the Marcos dictatorship into a protest march condemning…
2 suspected Maute men killed, another captured in Lanao del… 4:37 pm | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon Reports reaching Manila indicated that government troops killed two suspected Maute Group gunmen and captured another in two separate checkpoint operations in the wake of…
Mindanao groups call for peace talk resumption, release of POWS 4:20 pm | InterAksyon Family members of slain activists in Mindanao appealed to President Duterte to resume peace talks with the communists and stop the Philippine Army's all-out anti-insurgency…
Court schedules deposition of Mary Jane Veloso in Indonesia -… 1:23 pm | InterAksyon.com The Nueva Ecija trial court hearing the trafficking case against the couple who recruited Mary Jane Veloso has scheduled the deposition of the Filipina in…
BREAKING NEWS as of Sun, Feb 26, 2017, 6:50 AM Noynoy on 31st EDSA anniversary: Remember the past so as not to repeat it; do more, too Duterte's opponents turn EDSA commemoration into protest march 2 suspected Maute men killed, another captured in Lanao del Norte Mindanao groups call for peace talk resumption, release of POWS Court schedules deposition of Mary Jane Veloso in Indonesia - lawyers Activist groups to stage nationwide transport strike Monday vs jeepney phase-out European Liberals to seek EU action vs De Lima arrest, worsening rights situation 2 alleged Maute Group members slain in Iligan, 2 Mamasapano suspects nabbed in Maguindanao WALL BRAWL | Defiant Mexico warns of retaliation vs US border tax ‘NOBODY’S GOING TO MESS WITH US’ | Combative Trump vows ‘greatest military buildup’ News organizations barred from White House briefing Deadly US heroin overdoses quadrupled in five years - study IS car bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria Malaysia warns N. Korea envoy: quit lying or face expulsion 'Mother of lumad' | Crusading Manobo chieftain, 92, gets Tandang Sora Award from UP
WALL BRAWL | Defiant Mexico warns of retaliation vs US border tax An emboldened Mexico hardened its opposition to President Donald Trump on Friday by saying it would retaliate if the United States imposed a border tax…
Philippine Stock Exchange nets P701 million in 2016 The Philippine Stock Exchange Inc. (PSE) on Friday said its profit surged by 3 percent to P701.54 million in 2016 on the back of higher…
Peso ends week flat at P50.21 as PSEi succumbs to profit-taking The Philippine peso finished the week flat at P50.21 from P50.22 Thursday, partly due to the dollar's retreat following US President Donald Trump's comment that…
COCKTALES | Manny Villar finds a money machine in the business of death Oil futures rise after report shows drop in stockpiles PSEi up anew; peso little changed amid dovish Fed outlook Matching session touts opportunities for both Japan, PH businesses Chinese commerce minister abruptly postpones PH trip: sources Upbeat Wall Street boost PSEi; peso little changed vs US dollar Trade, investment growth boost EU-ASEAN ties to historic high - EU ambassador
Activist groups to stage nationwide transport strike Monday vs jeepney phase-out 11:52 am | InterAksyon.com Activist public transport groups will lead a nationwide transport strike on Monday, February 27, to underscore their opposition to government plans to phase out the jeepney and threatened to hold their protest monthly should the administration ignore their demands.
European Liberals to seek EU action vs De Lima arrest, worsening rights situation 10:49 am | InterAksyon.com Leading European liberal politicians denounced the arrest of Senator Leila de Lima and will seek action from the European Union against what they called President Rodrigo Duterte's 'illiberal state.'
2 alleged Maute Group members slain in Iligan, 2 Mamasapano suspects nabbed in Maguindanao 10:24 am | Philippine News Agency Two alleged members of the Maute Group were killed by security forces shortly after they stole the vehicle of a businessman in Iligan City Friday morning while two suspects in the 2015 Mamasapano incident were captured in Maguindanao province.
'Mother of lumad' | Crusading Manobo chieftain, 92, gets Tandang Sora Award from UP 12:52 am | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Manobo chieftain Bai Bibyaon Ligkayan Bigkay, 92, known for fighting for the rights of indigenous people and respect for their ancestral domain, has been awarded the 2017 Gawad Tandang Sora by the College of Social Work and Community Development (CSWCD) at the University of the Philippines Diliman.
WATCH | De Lima camp mulls elevating 3 drug-related cases to Supreme Court 11:25 pm | Dale De Vera, News5 The camp of Senator Leila de Lima is contemplating on elevating to the Supreme Court her motions questioning the jurisdiction of the Muntinlupa regional trial court (RTC) in hearing the three criminal drug-related cases filed against her.
Mayor Sara slams Villegas over pimp tag on Dutertes 8:45 pm | Philippines News Agency Coming to the defense of her father, presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio slammed Archbishop Socrates Villegas for calling the Dutertes pimps of EDSA and accusing them of trying to prostitute the meaning of EDSA People Power.
Duterte says China misunderstood Yasay's remarks on South China Sea 7:30 pm | Martin Petty and Neil Jerome Morales, Reuters President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday he was not sure why China's commerce minister had canceled a trip to his country, and that Beijing misunderstood his foreign minister's comments about its militarization in the South China Sea.
Leni warns against 'lies, rhetoric of fear, doom' 6:59 pm | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon Thirty one years after the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution, Vice President Leni Robredo warns that the country is seeing the emergence of a leader who wants to revise history, forget the atrocities of martial law and usher in authoritarianism.
WHERE DOES DOJ STAND? | Aguirre's take on Korean Mafia reaps denial, apathy 4:21 pm | InterAksyon Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre told a Senate panel this week the "Korean mafia" was present in the Philippines, but this is refuted not just by the Korean embassy but also could not be corroborated by PNP Chief Ronald dela Rosa and the NBI.
'KURYENTE'? | Aguirre reports ambush on drug convict's wife; PNP says, 'What ambush?' 3:43 pm | InterAksyon.com Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre on Friday morning said the wife of a convict vital to the DOJ's cases against Sen. Leila de Lima had survived an ambush in Makati. By noon, the Makati police chief was on the radio to deliver an update on the news: they'd received no report of any such 'ambush'.
Baguio council OKs ordinance punishing discrimination 2:23 pm | Aldwin Quitasol, InterAksyon.com The Baguio City council has approved an ordinance that prohibits 'discrimination and enforces equality before the law and equal protection of the law without any discrimination ... on the basis of religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity, health status, disability and age.'
DUTERTE VS DE LIMA | Timeline of a battle over death 1:12 pm | Agence France-Presse Senator Leila de Lima, arrested Friday on drug trafficking charges, has waged a decade-long crusade to expose President Rodrigo Duterte as the leader of death squads that have killed thousands of people.
Previous admin behind destabilization bid - Speaker 11:53 am | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The previous administration is behind efforts to destabilize the government of President Rodrigo Duterte, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez claimed Friday as he called for a congressional inquiry into a matter 'involving national security.'