• SONA protesters blocked
    Protesters duck for cover as riot police blocking Commonwealth Avenue use water cannons to prevent them from proceeding further towards the House of Representatives where President Aquino is delivering his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday. 

  • Party-list solons walk out of SONA
    Party-list representatives from the Makabayan bloc, all wearing peach, walk out of President Aquino's State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday. The peach color represents their support for the impeachment of Aquino for what they say is his blatant disregard of the budgetary powers of Congress. 

  • PNoy delivers SONA
    President Aquino (center) delivers his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) during the joint session of the 16th Congress at the House of Representatives in Quezon City Monday while Senate President Franklin Drilon (top left) and House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. listen. 

  • Protest against SONA
    Protesters gather on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City before the start of President Aquino's fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the House of Representatives on Monday. Aquino delivers his second to the last SONA amid criticism of his handling of the Disbursement Acceleration Program.

  • Muslims celebrate Eid il-Fitr
    A boy stands in a row of Filipino Muslim men praying at the break of dawn on Monday to celebrate Eid il-Fitr at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila. Muslims around the world celebrated the Eid to end the month-long fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

PNoy seeks support amid DAP scandal

President Benigno Aquino called on the nation on Monday to support his reforms as he faced the biggest political crisis in his four years in power, a spending scandal that could damage his anti-graft image and undermine reforms.
PNoy seeks support amid DAP scandal

Suspected Abu gunmen kill 21 in Sulu massacre

ZAMBOANGA (4th UPDATE) - At least 21 people were killed Monday when armed men opened fire at a convoy of civilians in Talipao, Sulu who were travelling to a feast to mark the end of Ramadan, the military said.
Suspected Abu gunmen kill 21 in Sulu massacre

Aquino to rally nation amid controversies

MANILA - When President Benigno Aquino III delivers his penultimate State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday, he will be addressing a nation reeling from the high prices of commodities and services, high unemployment rate, increased criminal activity, a struggling agricultural sector, the pork barrel scandal and the unconstitutional DAP.
Aquino to rally nation amid controversies


'Second chance at life' not part of final SONA draft

by David Dizon,
Posted 1 hour ago

READ: 5th SONA of President Aquino
Posted 3 hours ago

'Congress looking for new PDAF'

By Ira Pedrasa,
Posted 8 hours ago

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8 lawmakers walk out of SONA

MANILA - At least eight representatives from the Makabayan bloc in Congress, mostly consisting of leftist party-list groups, walked out even before President Aquino started his 5th State of the Nation Address.
Posted 5 hours ago

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PH economy really taking off: Aquino

MANILA - President Aquino on Monday said better governance under his administration has led to significant gains in the Philippine economy.
Posted 3 hours ago

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WATCH: Kris in tears during SONA

TV host Kris Aquino was moved to tears during the fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) of her brother, President Benigno Aquino III, at the Batasan Pambansa on Monday.
Posted 2 hours ago

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NCAA: St. Benilde stuns San Beda

MANILA – The College of St. Benilde Blazers stunned defending champions San Beda Red Lions, 83-76, to hand the reigning NCAA champions their first defeat of the Season 90 men's basketball tournament Monday at the Arena in San Juan.
Posted 3 hours ago

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Taxi driver admits wielding knife vs SUV driver

MANILA - A traffic altercation almost turned bloody after two motorists locked horns at the EDSA Santolan flyover recently.
Posted 20 min ago

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Pinay teen wows judges on X Factor Australia

Filipina teenager Marlisa Punzalan continued to wow the judges of The X Factor Australia, earning another standing ovation from the likes of Ronan Keating and Dannii Minogue.
Posted 7 hours ago

Issued at 5:00 p.m., 28 July 2014

At 4:00 PM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1080 km East of Northern Luzon (17.6ºN, 133.7ºE). Monsoon Trough across Southern Luzon.


Doubts on Bangsamoro rise as impasse continues

COTABATO CITY - Babo Bai has seen cycles of conflicts and peace talks between rebels and the government in through the years.


Huge oil depot blaze puts Tripoli under threat

Firefighters on Monday failed to extinguish a blaze at an oil depot on the outskirts of Tripoli, sparking fears of a huge fireball that could cause carnage over a wide area.

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Alabama man claims penis was amputated by mistake

An Alabama man who went in to a hospital last month for a circumcision awoke after surgery to find his penis had been amputated, his lawyer said on Thursday.

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