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 | 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.
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.
'The fight for justice is by no means over' | 3 events to attend on Dec. 10, Human Rights Day Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 6:58 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com A concert, an art fair, and a rally are just among the events that various groups are hosting on Saturday, Human Rights Day.
BREAKING NEWS as of Sat, Dec 10, 2016, 1:18 AM Consumers’ confidence posts record-high in Q4 ‘16PAGCOR has jurisdiction over offshore gaming operationsHong Kong's unpopular leader says will not run againPhilippines total trade up 5% in OctoberHow much of his own cash did Trump spend on election campaign?4 dead, scores injured in Pampanga road mishapAdvocates set Human Rights Day protestsPSEi remains afloat while Philippine peso weakensIACT launches enhanced Pasig River Ferry serviceIBP on chilling effect of Duterte's attitude toward drug lord counselsJBC releases shortlist for SC post to be vacated by Justice Arturo Brion'The fight for justice is by no means over' | 3 events to attend on Dec. 10, Human Rights DayPolar vortex redux? US forecasters say it could hit next weekLeni urges: Fight poverty, curb illegal drugs, criminalityPORK BARREL AVOIDANCE | Lacson: House cedes on revert of P13B back to ARMM budget
Consumers’ confidence posts record-high in Q4 ‘16 Improvements in the government’s peace and order program and pronouncements to end contractualization and the worsening traffic in the metropolis further boosted consumer confidence to…
Philippines total trade up 5% in October Total merchandise trade grew five percent in October this year following uptick in both exports and import.
PSEi remains afloat while Philippine peso weakens Better-than-expected factory orders and an increase in non-farm employment in the US weakened regional currencies, including the Philippine peso, but the local stock gained Friday.
COCKTALES | Govt offices start holidaze mode Duterte leads groundbreaking of P4.8-B Bicol International Airport Mindanao seeing 1,000-MW energy excess by end of 2016, early 2017 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.
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 | 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.
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.
JBC releases shortlist for SC post to be vacated by Justice Arturo Brion Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 7:31 PM| JV Arcena, News5 The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) on Friday released a shortlist of potential candidates who can possibly replace Supreme Court Associate Justice Arturo Brion who is retiring on December 29.
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.
S. Korea parliament votes to impeach scandal-hit President Park Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 4:04 PM| Agence France-Presse South Korean lawmakers pass an impeachment motion against President Park Geun-Hye, stripping away her sweeping executive powers over a corruption scandal that has paralyzed her administration and triggered massive street protests.
Polar vortex redux? US forecasters say it could hit next week Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 6:44 PM| Timothy McLaughlin, Reuters Forecasters are sending chills down some spines with a prediction that much of the northern half of the United States could see frigid weather next week similar to life-threatening lows the polar vortex brought to parts of the country in 2014.
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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