PNR to resume operations on June 15

MANILA - The Philippine National Railways (PNR) Metro Commuter train service is set to resume operations within two weeks, more than a month after more than 50 passengers were hurt in a freak accident, an official said yesterday.

Will Erap carry the torch for UNA if Binay withdraws?

Posted at 06/02/2015 8:53 AM

There are those who believe that if Vice President Jejomar Binay does not push through with his announced presidential bid in 2016, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada will carry the opposition torch.

Four Canadian cities to host preseason games

TORONTO - A record five teams will play four preseason games in four Canadian cities ahead of the 2015-16 National Basketball Association season, the league said on Monday.

Jenner sets Twitter speed record for one million followers

In the race for Twitter glory, Caitlyn Jenner -- who as Bruce set the Olympic world record in the decathlon -- is now first to the million-follower finish line.

Loud sex lands woman in prison

A British woman who kept her neighbors awake by engaging in enthusiastic love-making was sentenced to two weeks in prison on Monday after a neighbor complained about her "screaming and shouting".

Ship carrying over 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze: state media

A passenger ship carrying more than 450 people has sunk in the Yangtze river in central China, state media reported Tuesday.

PH inks new air pact with Qatar

The Philippines has signed an updated air agreement with Qatar that is expected to benefit about 250,000 Filipinos living and working in Qatar, an official from the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) said.

BCDA to rebid first lot in Clark Green City development

 The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) is inviting firms once again for the development of the first lot to be offered in Clark Green City.