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Pacman grants wish of US cancer patient

Despite being afflicted with cancer, a Manny Pacquiao fan endured more than 30 hours of travel from Tennessee to Los Angeles with his wife just to …

Cancer

DAR audit bares P12B mess

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–What happened?

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has failed to fully implement two major development …

Audits

Aquino renews service vow to ‘bosses’ as his ratings fall

President Benigno Aquino III. MALACANANG PHOTO BUREAU

MANILA, Philippines–Malacañang has renewed its pledge to serve its “bosses,” the people, in the …

Vow

SC stops implementation of K-12 program in college

The Supreme Court. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines—The Supreme Court has stopped the government from implementing the new curriculum …

K-12

SC voids Smartmatic deal

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) nullified yesterday the P268.8-million deal between the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and …

Elections

Department of Agriculture squandered P14B–COA

Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/ ALEXIS CORPUZMANILA, Philippines–Another stalwart of President Aquino’s Liberal Party is …

Agriculture

SC scolds Binay lawyers for ‘wrong doctrine’

Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno RAFFY LERMABAGUIO CITY, Philippines—Why should reelection effectively absolve an official from …

Doctrine

Aquino gov’t satisfaction rating drops to lowest level – SWS

The net satisfaction rating of President Benigno Aquino III’s administration has reached its lowest level last month, according to the latest Social …

Filipinos

Manny Pacquiao Knocks Out Floyd Mayweather In Fight For Marketing Dollars

The superfight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is less than two weeks away, although somehow tickets have still not gone on sale, and the fighters are in the final stages of their training. Mayweather remains the favorite in Vegas with current odds around 2 to 1, but outside the ring, …

Manny Pacquiao

Jokowi on pleas for Mary Jane: Respect our laws

MANILA, Philippines – Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged the Philippines to respect his country's laws, as Indonesia is set to execute Filipino …

Philippines

PH to raise reclamation issue in Asean summit

MANILA, Philippines–President Aquino will raise China’s land reclamation in the South China Sea with other leaders of the Association of Southeast …

Philippines

Junjun Binay test case for Jardeleza

MANILA, Philippines – When Francis Jardeleza was solicitor general, he argued, in a petition to the Supreme Court, against the doctrine condoning …

Team Mayweather -- Disses Pacquiao ... Over Mayweather Punching Bag

EXCLUSIVE

Floyd Mayweather's camp has a message for Manny Pacquiao -- enjoy your "Mayweather" punching bag while you can ... 'cause it's the ONLY way …

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

‘Kahit anong mangyari, babalik ako’: Despite losing tooth, Paul Lee’s hunger for title remains | InterAksyon.com | Sports5

Sports5/Pranz Kaeno Billones

Rain or Shine may have won Game Three of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup finals, but Elasto Painters guard Paul Lee still lost …

Hunger

Phil. Daily Inquirer on Twitter

Take a first look at today's issue. Read in print or digital via @inquirerplus pic.twitter.com/vGlJE2iRxw

Sylvester Stallone visits Manny Pacquiao | InterAksyon.com | Sports5

Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone paid visit to Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao during his training at the Wild Card Gym in Los …

Manny Pacquiao

Rodeo in the Philippines' 'wild west'

Yemen's hospitals 'on brink of collapse'

Yemen's hospitals 'on brink of collapse'

Yemen's hospitals 'on brink of collapse'

#FREEAJSTAFF: Peter Greste to be honoured in the US

Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste will be honoured at the annual White House Correspondent Association Dinner on Saturday.

Al …

Wild West

‘Stronger global action sought on China moves’

MANILA, Philippines - Stronger international action is needed to counter China’s rapid reclamation activities in the West Philippine Sea, Speaker …

Asia

AFP has more proof of aggressive China reclamation in disputed seas

MANILA - The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has more proof of the “aggressive” Chinese reclamation in the disputed areas in the South China …

Asia

Filipino prodigy law graduate in Australia at 18

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino prodigy Jozef Erece became one of the youngest recipients of a law degree in the world at just 18 years old.

He …

Australia

DSWD to pour P547M into Leyte for ‘Yolanda’ victims

MANILA, Philippines–The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has earmarked more than P547 million this year for livelihood projects …

Paul Lee bucks pain from losing tooth to help Rain or Shine

There's just no stopping Paul Lee. Not even an elbow to his face. When Lee lost a tooth midway through the third quarter after getting hit by Ivan …

Action Hero

Pichay, 5 Gatchalians sued

\Prospero Pichay Jr. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOThe Office of the Ombudsman on Friday recommended the filing of criminal charges against Prospero Pichay Jr., …

Ombudsman

De Lima: MILF can’t invoke peace process to evade raps

Members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. AP FILE PHOTO

A crime is a crime.

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) may not invoke the peace …

Policing

Ombudsman Morales questions ‘Aguinaldo doctrine’ in Binay TRO

//Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales on Friday said the so-called “Aguinaldo doctrine” hampers the duty of the antigraft office to investigate public …

Doctrine
Ombudsman

Espina submits resignation to PNoy

MANILA - President Benigno Aquino III on Friday confirmed that Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge (OIC) Leonardo Espina has submitted …

Leonardo

Binay accused of overpricing hotel renovation

Resettled Makati residents complain of squalid conditions in Calauan

MANILA (1st UPDATE) - Former residents in Makati's danger zones were relocated to …

Jejomar Binay

PNoy to announce 2016 bet in June - Palace

MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III will announce in June his bet in the 2016 presidential election, Malacañang confirmed on …

Liberal Party