BOI approves P48.5-B Cavite-Laguna Expressway project

The Philippine Board of Investments has approved the P48.5-billion Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) project of MPCALA Holdings, Inc. (MHI), qualifying as an Infrastructure of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Project under the Preferred Activities of the current Investment Priorities Plan (IPP).

Riding-in-tandem gunmen attack Japanese bizmen’s van in Manila, kill one

Unidentified gunmen riding in tandem ambushed a van bearing four Japanese businessmen Thursday night in Manila, killing one of them, police said.

New Prince music release blocked by U.S. court

The six-song EP 'Deliverance' was due to go on sale on Friday to mark the first anniversary of the singer's death.

WEEKEND GUIDE | April 21-23: Manila FAME, Dia Del Libro, Choco Wonderland

Pursue your passion with our list of fun things to do around the metro for the next three days.

Once preposterous, now immediate; Margaret Atwood on ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

Thirty years on, the new TV miniseries for Hulu, premiering April 26 and starring Elisabeth Moss as Offred, seems relevant.

Groups gather in Butuan City against mining in commemoration of Earth Day

Erwin M. Mascariñas, News5-InterAksyon Butuan City - Hundreds of people representing a number of socio-civic and environmental groups from different parts of the country took...

Greg Smith willing to become Gilas’ naturalized player

Blackwater import Greg Smith showed up to the Philippine national men's basketball team's practice on Thursday night, and he didn't hide his desire to...
CCTV assassination Pasig gas station

WATCH | Former Pasig CIDG officer assassinated at petrol station

Jeff Caparas, News5 Closed circuit television surveillance footages record the last moments in the life of Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Insp.. Rommel Macatlang. The police...
Arturo Lascañas in Singapore

WATCH | Lascañas feels much safer away from the Philippines

Mae Anne Los Baños, News5 SINGAPORE - Even in the sanctuary of his safe house in this city state, Arturo Lascañas, the confessed former police...

Recovering Terrence Romeo ‘the missing link’ in Gilas practices

The usually explosive Terrence Romeo is still far from being in tip-top condition, and that has affected his performance in practices with the Philippine...

AFP verifying reports Chinese coast guard harassed Filipino fishers off Union Banks

MANILA, Philippines-- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is verifying reports that alleged members of the Chinese coast guard had harassed Filipino fishermen...

MASKED BEAST | Calvin Abueva to wear protective mask after suffering busted lip

UPDATE 2 - Alaska Aces star Calvin Abueva, who busted his lip during Gilas Pilipinas practice last Monday, will be wearing a protective mask...

DI SAGOT SA KAGUTUMAN? | Asian farmers, scientists see no gold from genetically modified...

MANILA, Philippines – While it’s called golden rice, Asian activist-farmers, scientists, and civil society groups see nothing golden about the grain. They claim that...

WATCH | Gina wants to work with the rebels; to others, they’re enemies, but...

MANILA, Philippines – To others, they are enemies. But to Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Gina Lopez, the New Peoples’ Army is...

GMA: Most of China’s island building occurred during PNoy administration

Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, News5-InterAksyon MANILA, Philippines - China’s rapid reclamation and island-building activities in disputed waters in the South China Sea occurred during the administration of...