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Aquino seeks help of allies in improving Roxas' ratings

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III asked Friday his party mates and supporters to help Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II to boost his survey ratings.

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Traffic advisory for Ironman on August 2

TRAFFIC in some areas in the cities of Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Cebu and Talisay will be redirected on Sunday, August 2, as a total of 2,168 triathletes from over 50 countries are joining the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Philippines.

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Customs seizes P52M worth of used clothing

CUSTOMS authorities seized the biggest illegal shipment of used clothing (ukay-ukay) to date, with the haul from Malaysia and Korea worth an estimated P52.5 million.

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Roxas won't leave DILG yet

SECRETARY Manuel Roxas II will not immediately leave the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) after he was named on Friday by President Benigno Aquino III as his preferred successor in 2016.

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Aquino virtually tells Poe to fully enhance skills first

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III apparently advised Friday Senator Grace Poe, who has been topping the surveys on presidential candidates for 2016 elections, to fully develop first her skills and talents before seeking the highest post in the land.

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China accuses US of 'militarizing' South China Sea

BEIJING — China's Defense Ministry on Thursday accused the U.S. of militarizing the South China Sea as Beijing makes increasingly bold moves to assert its claim to virtually all of the sea's waters, islands and reefs.

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Microsoft says 14 million computers now running Windows 10

PALO ALTO, California — Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download.

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Surfer seriously injured in Australian shark attack

SYDNEY — A surfer was seriously injured as he repeatedly punched a shark that mauled him off the Australian east coast on Friday, less than a week after a fatal attack, police and a witness said.

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