• Conflict in the Israel-Palestine border
    Smoke billows from buildings following an Israeli air strike in Gaza City early on Thursday. The Israeli air strike is in response to rockets fired by militants to Israel. The Department of Foreign Affairs advised Filipinos in Gaza and Israel to take the necessary precautions.

  • DAP protests demand accountability
    Militant groups hold a protest on Mendiola Bridge in Manila on Thursday on the culpability of President Aquino and Budget Secretary Florencio "Butch" Abad in the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). The Supreme Court ruled the DAP as unconstitutional last week.

  • Widow protests lifting of suspension on Florida
    Lei Jimenez, wife of Arvin "Tado" Jimenez, shows a sticker she is distributing in front of the Florida Bus Liner station in Sampaloc Manila. The campaign is in reaction to the lifting of suspension on Florida. Tado and five others died in an accident involving the bus liner.

  • Feeding the children in the slums
    Children carry their free meals given during a feeding program by the World Mission Community Care outreach group at a slum area in the Baseco compound in Manila on Thursday. Despite the growth in the economy, the poorest sectors continue to live in dire situations.

  • Argentina in World Cup finals
    Argentine fans celebrate with a picture of Pope Francis at the end of the semifinal football match between Netherlands and Argentina of the World Cup 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Wednesday. Argentina beat the Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout and will face Germany in the finals. 

Aquino rejects Butch Abad's resignation

MANILA (2ND UPDATE) - President Aquino has refused the resignation of Budget Secretary Florencio Butch Abad amid the brewing controversy over the disbursement acceleration program (DAP).
Aquino rejects Butch Abad's resignation

Gigi Reyes still won't eat at hospital

MANILA - The condition of lawyer Gigi Reyes, one of the accused in the multibillion-peso pork barrel scam, has improved on the second day of her hospital stay, with some of the symptoms earlier claimed gone.
Gigi Reyes still won't eat at hospital

DOJ issues lookout order vs 17 hazing suspects

MANILA - Justice Secretary Leila De Lima has issued an Immigration Lookout Bulletin Order (LBO) against 17 suspects in the fatal hazing of De La Salle College of St. Benilde student Guillo Cesar Servando.
DOJ issues lookout order vs 17 hazing suspects


Priests advised to be compassionate, understanding

by Rose Carmelle Lacuata,
Posted 11 hours ago

The story of an 'offensive' bus victims' mural

By Kathlyn dela Cruz,
Posted 17 hours ago

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Toby on Abad resignation: Bad script, bad acting

MANILA - United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) secretary general and Navotas Representative Toby Tiangco branded as "bad script" the resignation of Budget Secretary Butch Abad.
Posted 26 min ago

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Meet Team Sarah of 'Voice Kids'

After Lea Salonga and Bamoo Manalac trimmed their respective teams to the final two members, it's Sarah Geronimo's turn to field her young artists in The Battles and The Sing-Offs of "The Voice Kids" this weekend.
Posted 13 hours ago

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PBA legend Marlou Aquino's son suits up for Adamson

MANILA – Adamson rookie Matthew Aquino knows he has a lot to live up to as he begins his collegiate career with the Soaring Falcons, and the son of former PBA great Marlou Aquino is ready to face all these challenges head on.
Posted 19 hours ago

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Taking a flight? NAIA requires travelers to turn on gadgets

MANILA - The Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) started yesterday requiring all passengers on international flights, regardless of destination, to switch on all their electronic gadgets.
Posted 3 hours ago

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Archbishop tells HK protesters: Bring your Filipino maids

An archbishop of the Hong Kong Angelican Church appeared to mock some pro-democracy protesters who complained about their conditions in detention, saying they should have brought their "Filipino maids".
Posted 22 hours ago

Issued at 5:00 a.m., 11 July 2014

Southwest Monsoon affecting the western section of central and Southern Luzon.


Priest visits unwed mom to apologize personally

MANILA - Cebuano priest Romeo Obach has paid a visit to the 17-year-old unwed mother he berated during her baby's christening ceremony to personally ask for her forgiveness.


US Republican seeks tougher response to China's sea claims

WASHINGTON - The United States must respond more aggressively to China's territorial claims in Asia, an influential U.S. Republican said on Thursday, warning that failure to do so would bring ''death by a thousand cuts.''

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Pilot of delayed flight buys pizza for whole plane

Domino's pizza manager Andy Ritchie has taken a lot of orders, but never one quite like this: to feed an entire plane full of hungry, delayed passengers, stuck on the tarmac.  

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