Opposition candidate Robredo endorses anti-communist task force in Philippine election

… his arch-nemesis, former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, in backing the Marcos … apparatus of the Marcos dictatorship. Manila Mayor Isko Moreno wants to … estimated 30,000 poor Filipinos. Robredo...

5 million jabbed so far in first 2 days of COVID-19 vaccination drive

… 1, 2021 | 2:51pm MANILA, Philippines — Over five million COVID-19 … over 36.36 million Filipinos have completed the recommended doses … people by yearend. The Philippines remained...

First murder rap readied vs law enforcers over ‘Bloody Sunday’ raids

December 1, 2021 | 2:55pm MANILA, Philippines — The task force investigating politically- … bars," he added in Filipino. Labog is a candidate for … has limited the power of...

PNP, Comelec taking applications for gun ban, security detail exemptions

… 1, 2021 | 3:15pm MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police and Commission on … officials including: President Rodrigo Duterte Vice President Leni Robredo  Senate President Vicente Sotto...

Philippine volcano erupts but no ashfall

A volcano northwest of the Philippine capital Manila erupted Tuesday, authorities said, adding … powerful volcanic explosion in the Philippines in recent years was the … Pinatubo, about 100...

Anxiety deepens among bakwits with delay in passage of Marawi Compensation Bill

… Marawi City in 2017. The Senate version is still pending at … Marawi leaders feared that the Senate might run out of time … to Marawi last October...

Davao falls short of daily target for 3-day vaccination drive

… the kick-off of the Philippines’ intensive national vaccination program against …

PBA seals partnership with East Asia Super League

… December 1, 2021 | 1:38pm MANILA, Philippines – The PBA has formalized its …

Sumang joins Pingris, Simon at loaded Nueva Ecija MBPL squad

… December 1, 2021 | 2:16pm MANILA, Philippines — The Nueva Ecija Rice … -to-Go headed by its president Ronald Mascarinas.

Glimpses: The Bonifacio Shrine in Manila in the eyes of today’s youth

… in Ermita, Manila. The monument was designed by Filipino sculptor Eduardo Castrillo … Bonifacio Shrine in Ermita, Manila, near the Manila City Hall, is one … ’s Philippine...

Paat relishes joining list of home-grown volleyball stars abroad

… :49am MANILA, Philippines – Mylene Paat joins a growing list of home-grown Filipino …

Gov’t mulls another 3-day vax drive in mid-December

… 1, 2021 | 11:52am MANILA, Philippines — The national government is considering … ; he said in mixed Filipino and English.  Day one … up [vaccination.]" The Cabinet...

Google won’t run political ads during Philippine campaign season

… December 1, 2021 | 12:43pm MANILA, Philippines — Google announced Wednesday that it … accept political advertisements in the Philippines during the campaign and silence … party or...

Philippines still at bottom of pandemic resilience ranking for 3rd straight month

… 1, 2021 | 12:45pm MANILA, Philippines — For the third consecutive month … , the Philippines remained the worst place … over 35.89 million Filipinos have completed the...

Panel expert supports mandatory jabs, travel restrictions amid ‘Delta-like’ Omicron threat

… December 1, 2021 | 1:13pm MANILA, Philippines — A member of the Department … remains a problem in the Philippines, adding that existing COVID-19 … of the pathogen in...