NO BIO PAMBOTO? | Meron sa mall 03-Jul-15, 7:21 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com
4 people killed, 7 others injured in Catbalogan road crash 03-Jul-15, 5:23 PM | Ricky Bautista, InterAksyon.com
Philippines gears up for arbitral tribunal hearing on China case next week 03-Jul-15, 2:28 PM | InterAksyon.com
36 Butuan City pupils in hospital after eating expired chocolate candy 03-Jul-15, 8:49 PM | Story and Photo by Erwin Mascarinas, InterAksyon.com
COCKTALES | SSS chief U-turns, defends 'excessive' GMA-era allowances from getting taxed 03-Jul-15, 6:28 PM | Victor C. Agustin
Netizens react, NCCA rejects suggestion to switch position of Rizal monument in Luneta 02-July-15, 06:48 PM | Report by Jove Francisco, AKSYON TV READ MORE
Death toll from Ormoc ferry sinking rises to 45 as search resumes 03-Jul-15, 8:21 AM | Erwin Tulfo, News5 | Lottie Salarda and Ricky Bautista, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 7, WITH VIDEO - 9:12 p.m.) The death toll from a passenger ferry that sank soon after leaving the port of Ormoc City, Leyte Thursday has risen to 45 as five bodies were retrieved from the capsized vessel on Friday, the Philippine Coast Guard said.
95,000 people affected, more schools shut down as floods worsen in Maguindanao 03-Jul-15, 8:39 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com The floods inundating Maguindanao worsened, affecting more than 95,000 residents in 13 towns of the central Mindanao province by Friday, up from 89,000 the day before, and shutting down 32 schools.
VIDEO | Ingredient in making plastic containers present in 'fake' rice, NFA tests show 04-Jul-15, 12:22 AM | Beverly Natividad, News5 The National Food Authority has confirmed there is an additive - an ingredient used to soften plastic material - in the 'fake rice' bought in Davao City.
BREAKING NEWS as of 04-Jul-15, 5:56 AM China angered by new US military strategy reportMWSS seeks fresh bids for P18.72-billion dam projectGreeks deeply divided heading into crucial voteBoko Haram kills nearly 200 in 48 hours of Nigeria slaughterSolar Impulse 2 pilot Andre Borschberg becomes aviation legendNew York governor orders more July Fourth security after alertPCOS refurbishment still best option for 2016, says Comelec execSolar Impulse arrives in Hawaii, completing non-stop flight in 4 days and 22 hours6.4 magnitude quake in China's Xinjiang kills 3, damages thousands of homesVIDEO | Ingredient in making plastic containers present in 'fake' rice, NFA tests showMonsada takes over as DOE officer-in-charge as Petilla resignsFrance rejects 'asylum request' from WikiLeaks founder AssangeA week after Kuwait bombing, Sunnis and Shi'ites pray together for unity36 Butuan City pupils in hospital after eating expired chocolate candyNO BIO PAMBOTO? | Meron sa mall
MWSS seeks fresh bids for P18.72-billion dam project The Philippine government on Friday launched a fresh round of bidding for a contract to design and build an P18.72-billion ($415.17-million) dam that will be…
Monsada takes over as DOE officer-in-charge as Petilla resigns Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla formally resigned Friday, a move seen as preparatory to joining the race for the Senate in 2016. Undersecretary Zenaida Monsada was…
Philippine stock index likely to end year at 8,000-8,300, says FMIC-UA&P Retailing, power and oil are the preferred sectors.
MSMEs to benefit from Fair Competition Law, says Trade Department Philippine stock index ends week in the red Regulator clears Globe acquisition of Bayantel Expect minimal impact of 'Grexit' on Philippine economy, says GlobalSource Aviation think tank sees more flights to Boracay's neighboring Caticlan with runway extension Philippines needs law to institutionalize fiscal reforms, says IMF exec Oil industry, government firm up SOP for securing fuel supply during disasters
Expect minimal impact of 'Grexit' on Philippine economy, says GlobalSource 03-Jul-15, 10:39 AM | Rain Castro, InterAksyon.com The Philippines has no merchandise trade with Greece, while remittances account for 1.4 percent of the total.
Philippines gears up for arbitral tribunal hearing on China case next week 03-Jul-15, 2:28 PM | InterAksyon.com The Philippines will argue its case before the Arbitral Tribunal in the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, Netherlands on July 07-13, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Friday.
Church leaders' alliance prods govt, NDF to resume peace talks soon 03-Jul-15, 6:08 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform, the largest ecumenical formation of church leaders in the country, on Friday urged the government and the communist National Democratic Front to immediately resume peace negotiations 'to address the roots of the armed conflict.'
Vitangcol, 5 others indicted over MRT3 mess 03-Jul-15, 4:26 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted the MRTs's former general manager and five incorporators of Philippine Trans Rail Management and Services Corporation for allegedly conspiring with the irregular award of an MRT3 interim maintenance service contract to the latter.
VIDEO | Bocaue ensures safety of fluvial parade 22 years after 'pagoda tragedy' 03-Jul-15, 7:19 AM| Mia Reyes, News5 Twenty-two years after 1993's 'pagoda tragedy,' the town of Bocaue, Bulacan continues to work to ensure the accident that claimed close to 300 lives during the fluvial parade celebrating the Feast of the Mahal na Krus sa Wawa (Holy Cross of Wawa) does not happen again.
Signal No. 1 over Isabela, Cagayan as ‘Egay’ intensifies; storm east of PAR now a typhoon 03-Jul-15, 7:49 AM| Rommel Rio, News5 (UPDATE - 1:34 p.m.) The state weather bureau hoisted public storm warning Signal No. 1 over Isabela and Cagayan provinces as well as the Calayan and Babuyan island groups Friday as tropical storm "Egay" (international name: "Linfa") intensified overnight.
NO BIO PAMBOTO? | Meron sa mall 03-Jul-15, 7:21 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections is going to the malls to reach out to voters, over 4 million of whom need to undergo voter validation to be able to vote for the 2016 polls.
China airstrip operational possibly within the year, say experts; will ADIZ follow? 02-Jul-15, 10:08 AM| Reuters | With DJ Sta. Ana, News5 UPDATE, 3:30 p.m- China's nearly completed 3,000-meter long airstrip, its first, on one of the artificial islands it created in the Spratlys, could be operational before yearend, heightening concern over Beijing's perceived intention in controlling air and sea traffic in the South China Sea.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 3-5: Travel madness, QC Chilli Fest, and shows for the weekend night fever Plan your holiday at the Travel Madness Expo, stand the heat at Maginhawa Street's Chilli Festival, or stay cool and watch musicals this weekend.
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