Jerry Barican has died, says lawyer-friend 31-Aug-14, 10:09 AM | InterAksyon.com
Abducted engineer, 2 others freed In Lanao del Sur 31-Aug-14, 7:05 AM | Hirohito D. Cadion, Philippines News Agency
Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking 31-Aug-14, 3:36 AM | Agence France-Presse
Pagasa tracks two LPAs 31-Aug-14, 8:50 AM | Philippines News Agency
German national commits suicide in Masbate 31-Aug-14, 6:33 AM | Philippines News Agency
MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view 30-August-14, 09:40 AM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
GREAT ESCAPE | All Pinoy UN peacekeepers safe, now away from Golan Heights war zone 31-Aug-14, 6:04 AM | Jaime Sinapit and Thom Andrade InterAksyon.com and Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 2, 9:10 a.m.) All 75 Filipino troops serving as UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are now safe after the last batch slipped away under cover of night from besieging Syrian rebels, military spokesmen said Sunday.
FIBA World Cup: Gilas Pilipinas falls just short of overtime upset of favored Croatia 30-Aug-14, 8:43 PM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine national menâs basketball team came close to a shocking introduction to world stage after giving Group B favorite Croatia all it could handle in an 81-78 overtime loss in the opening contest of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Seville, Spain.
Malaysia Airlines to dismiss over 6,000 employees 30-Aug-14, 5:21 AM | Philippine News Agency | RIA Novosti Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has announced plans to dismiss more than 6,000 employees and change chief executives in an attempt to save company from bankruptcy, Azman Mohtar, head of Malaysian state investment fund Khazanah Nasional, which has taken control of the airline, told reporters.
BREAKING NEWS as of 31-Aug-14, 12:11 PM PH to continue sending UN peacekeepers to Golan Heights, other parts of Middle East - ColomaCouncilor shot dead by riding-in-tandem suspects in Bohol townOPINION | Why Americans are so blase about global warmingREFLECTION | On Jesus’ Passion and Discipleship: ‘Follow him truly and fully’Jerry Barican has died, says lawyer-friendChina and Hong Kong poised for showdown over democracyEXCLUSIVE | Local mobile phone users bypass billing as devs try to disable free InternetPagasa tracks two LPAsF-16s dispatched for unresponsive pilot of small plane near Washington DCIndigenous people in Iloilo want to be co-owner of Jalaur River projectAbducted engineer, 2 others freed In Lanao del SurGerman national commits suicide in MasbateGREAT ESCAPE | All Pinoy UN peacekeepers safe, now away from Golan Heights war zoneEcuador nuns go public for first time in 150 yearsEbola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking
Bombardier CSeries suffers setback as first client backs off Sweden's Braathens Aviation said it no longer wishes to be the first operator of Bombardier's new CSeries jets, adding to the troubled Canadian manufacturer's woes.
Tragedy-hit Malaysia Airlines to lose 6,000 jobs in bold revamp The revamp comes after two disasters, the first involving a plane that went missing and the second a plane that was shot down by Ukrainian…
3 Chinese firms to form world's biggest mobile e-commerce platform Dalian Wanda, Tencent and Baidu will team up to for the world's biggest online-to-offline e-commerce platform.
Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb MANILA, TAKE NOTE | Turkey orders 3 luxury condos demolished to preserve iconic Istanbul view Napocor resumes water releases from Angat Dam for irrigation PH stock index down a second session on profit-taking DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low Money supply growth slips below 20 pct at start of 2H
MMC to implement one-truck lane policy along C-5 Road starting Sept. 1 30-Aug-14, 7:50 AM | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, Philippine News Agency The Metro Manila Council (MMC) passed on Friday a resolution setting a one-truck lane policy along the stretch of the Circumferential Road 5 (C-5) for implementation beginning Sept. 1.
BJMP facility shootout in Zambo Norte: 3 dead, 8 wounded 30-Aug-14, 12:30 PM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com An apparent jailbreak attempt Friday night sparked a shootout inside a Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Zamboanga del Norte, leading to the deaths of three persons and injuries to eight others.
TUCP: 379 OFWs tested HIV-positive from January to July 30-Aug-14, 7:43 PM| Pots de Leon, InterAksyon.com The prevalence rate is a 23% increase from the same period last year.
De Lima orders raps vs ex-Davao del Sur gov, mayor for journalist's murder 29-Aug-14, 9:50 AM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:12 p.m.) Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has ordered the filing of murder charges against former Davao del Sur Governor Douglas Cagas and a town mayor for the killing of a journalist in Digos City in 2010.
West Africa Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000, spread further - WHO 29-Aug-14, 7:43 AM| Stephanie Nebehay and Tim Cocks, Reuters The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect over 20,000 people and spread to more countries, the UN health agency said on Thursday, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars is needed to overcome the outbreak.
Sharon Cuneta severs ties with TV5 30-Aug-14, 8:46 AM| InterAksyon.com Sharon Cuneta has rescinded her contract with TV5. The singer-actress-TV host made the announcement late Friday in four successive messages to her Twitter followers.
DAP debacle, ports congestion drag down business confidence to 3-year low 29-Aug-14, 4:44 PM| Scarlet Venilia, InterAksyon.com The BSP's business confidence index in the third quarter revisited the lows seen in 2011 when government curtailed spending.
Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen 'runs off with crown' 30-Aug-14, 4:28 AM| Agence France-Presse A Myanmar beauty queen dethroned for alleged misconduct has absconded with her crown and free breast implants, the organizer said Friday.
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