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 2021-03-07 11:43 

Cebu Daily News

Noon fire razes house in Naga, P100K in property lost...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — An estimated P100,000 worth of property was lost after a noontime fire today, March 7, 2021, razed a house in Barangay West Poblacion, Naga City in southern Cebu. The fire that destroyed the house owned by a 75-year-old resi...

 2021-03-07 11:40 

Manila Bulletin

STREAMING REVIEWS: The 2nd Week of March 'Explosions'...

For this second March week, a trio of releases aim to bring some explosive-ness into our lives. With Eddie Murphy, it's a laugh explosion that's been on hiatus for 33 years. While in the case of Pixie, it's guns and smart humor exploding acros...

 2021-03-07 11:34 

ABS-CBN

Additional 38,400 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines arrive in Manila...

An additional 38,400 doses of COVID-19 vaccines from British-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca arrived in Manila Sunday night....

 2021-03-07 11:29 

Manila Bulletin

FIRST TIME: Julia Barretto posts sweet snap with Gerald Anderson...

Julia Barretto has no more reasons to hold back as she posted a sweet birthday greeting to her boyfriend Gerald Anderson. The post shows Gerald kissing Julia in the cheeks, with the caption: "Everyday I celebrate with you, but today I am extra gratefu...

 2021-03-07 11:27 

Inquirer.net

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38,400 more AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines arrive in PH...

MANILA, Philippines — Some 38,400 doses of vaccines developed by British-Swede pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca arrived in the Philippines on Sunday, the National Task Force against COVID-19 said. TINGNAN: Lumapag na sa Pilipinas ang eroplanong may d...

 2021-03-07 11:26 

Manila Bulletin

Galvez defends vaccination of select gov't officials ahead of healthcare workers...

Government officials who were vaccinated against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) ahead of healthcare workers are not cutting the line in the government's priority list, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. insisted Sunday. Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. (NTF...

 2021-03-07 11:25 

Manila Bulletin

PNP Chief receives Marian image from rector of Manila Cathedral...

The rector of the Manila Cathedral on Sunday, March 7, gave Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Gen. Debold Sinas an image of the Immaculate Conception. Father Reginald Malicdem gave the image to Sinas who attended Mass at the cathedral together with m...

 2021-03-07 11:13 

Manila Bulletin

Not a toy gun: Rookie cop plays with his gun, accidentally kills inmate in Aurora...

This rookie cop could either be sleeping or simply did not take his gun safety lessons seriously. Or maybe, just maybe, he has been watching too much cowboy movies. (Photo via Aaron Recuenco) Patrolman Christian Torres is now on the brink of being kicked ...

 2021-03-07 11:03 

Manila Bulletin

4 active volcanoes in PH still on Alert Level 1...

Four active volcanoes in the country have been on Alert Level 1 and were being monitored by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) due to their continued volcanic activities. (ALI VICOY / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Phivolcs s...

 2021-03-07 10:48 

Manila Bulletin

Velasco cites women for 'pivotal role in nation building'...

Speaker Lord Allan Velasco on Sunday, March 7 paid tribute to all Filipino women "for their pivotal role in nation building" notwithstanding the threats of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Speaker Lord Allan Velasco (Lord Allan Velasco...

 2021-03-07 10:44 

ABS-CBN

DFA reports 10 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths among Filipinos abroad...

The number of COVID-19 fatalities involving Filipinos abroad climbed to 1,038 on Sunday as 5 new fatalities were recorded, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said....

 2021-03-07 10:40 

Philippine Star

Julia Barreto announces she's in a relationship with Gerald Anderson...
 2021-03-07 10:35 

Manila Bulletin

On his birthday, lovestruck Gerald Anderson shares love with 300 Aeta families in Zambales...

Actor Gerald Anderson has shared the overflowing love that he apparently has now with 300 Aeta families in Zambales to mark his birthday on Friday, March 6. It was through a relief operations wherein the 300 Aeta families at the Lupang Pangako Resettlemen...

 2021-03-07 10:30 

Manila Bulletin

Netizens find Panelo's recent jeepney ride to market 'suspicious'...

A PR stunt? Filipinos online are not convinced that Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo was merely riding a jeepney to a public market in San Juan City, saying that his recent trip looks like an elaborate public relations stunt. LOOK: Chief P...

 2021-03-07 10:23 

Manila Bulletin

Binay urges IATF to make headways in the PH education sector amid the pandemic...

Senator Nancy Binay on Sunday called on the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases to resolve the clamor for a limited face-to-face classes and other issues hounding the country's education sector amid the on...

 2021-03-07 10:20 

Manila Bulletin

UK Parliamentarians join call for De Lima's release...

Twenty-seven (27) members of the UK Parliament have added their voice to the growing list of international groups, leaders and personalities who are concerned over opposition Senator Leila de Lima's continuing detention. Senator Leila De Lima (PHOTO B...

 2021-03-07 10:14 

Manila Bulletin

Lead by example in COVID-19 jab, Tolentino urges LGU officials...

Senator Francis Tolentino on Sunday appealed to mayors, vice mayors and other local government officials to take the lead in the rollout of the government's COVID-19 vaccination program. Sen. Francis Tolentino (Henzberg Austria / Senate PRIB / FILE PH...

 2021-03-07 10:13 

Manila Bulletin

Late Amang Rodriguez 'dis-honored' with Lower House bill renaming birthplace?...

With his name engraved in major thoroughfares, schools, hospitals and other public areas, two-time Senate president and former Rizal Governor Eulogio "Amang" Rodriguez's is among the country's most eminent statesmen to be greatly appreciat...

 2021-03-07 10:11 

Inquirer.net

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NBA G League: Ignite books last playoff spot...

MANILA, Philippines --- G League Ignite clinched a playoff spot after routing Austin, 127-92, in the elimination round of the NBA G League Sunday (Manila time) at AdventHealth Arena inside Walt Disney World Resort.Ignite built a sizable 29-19 lead at the ...

 2021-03-07 10:08 

Manila Bulletin

MPBL dedicates resumption to frontliners...

Grateful for the permission to resume amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League is dedicating the remaining games of its Lakan Season to the country's frontliners. Led by Senator Manny Pacquiao, the league COO and founder, ...

 2021-03-07 10:05 

Philippine Star

Amid new COVID-19 spike, Robredo reminds Filipinos: Don't be complacent...
 2021-03-07 10:03 

Inquirer.net

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9 dead, 6 arrested in series of raids in Calabarzon...

MANILA, Philippines — At least nine were killed and six others were arrested on Sunday in simultaneous police operations across Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon), the Police Regional Office 4A (PRO4A) said. Of the 9 killed, PR...

 2021-03-07 09:59 

Manila Bulletin

Golfer Yuka Saso is PSA Athlete of the Year...

Photo from AFP Even during the most challenging period in Philippine sports history, young golfer Yuka Saso still found a way to stand up and deliver. The 19-year-old Saso was a bundle of hope and inspiration for the more than 100 million Filipinos at a t...

 2021-03-07 09:50 

Inquirer.net

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Amid struggles, Gorayeb finds solace in volleyball...

MANILA, Philippines --- Sports and life in general have always been related to each other one way or another, but for the iconic Roger Gorayeb the art of volleyball is more than a career.Gorayeb did not start out as a volleyball coach, he had an odd job o...

 2021-03-07 09:44 

Manila Bulletin

Nunes draws extra motivation from baby daughter...

Phots from UFC's Twitter The lioness becomes more ferocious to protect its baby cubs, baring its fangs and claws to any animal they deem dangerous around the pride. And this is what UFC star Amanda Nunes personified after dominating Megan Anderson wit...

 2021-03-07 09:40 

Inquirer.net

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PNP files murder raps vs 8 suspects in Cotabato bombing...

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has filed murder and frustrated murder charges against eight suspects in the January 27 North Cotabato bombing that killed one and injured two others. In a statement on Sunday, the PNP ident...

 2021-03-07 09:40 

ABS-CBN

Comelec, netizens may mga gimik sa social media para sa voter registration...

May sari-saring gimik ang Commission on Elections pati ang netizens sa social media para makahikayat ng mga tao na magparehistro para sa halalan 2022....

 2021-03-07 09:33 

Cebu Daily News

Seven drug surrenderers of Mandaue barangay graduate from rehab program...

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Seven drug surrenderers in Barangay Ibabao-Estancia in Mandaue City have graduated from the city's community-based rehabilitation program on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Barangay Captain Romulo Echavez Jr. said it was t...

 2021-03-07 09:30 

Philippine Star

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 2021-03-07 09:28 

Manila Bulletin

Iceiceice says releasing kpii is 'definitely a huge mistake' by TNC...

Photo screen-grabbed from SecretLab's exclusive interview with iceiceicea Veteran offlaner Daryl "iceiceice" Koh Pei Xiang was absolutely not a fan of TNC Predator's decision to let go of fellow seasoned position-3 player Damien "kpii&...

 2021-03-07 09:24 

Manila Bulletin

Two PEZA-registered cigarette makers in hot water; here's why...

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) and Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) are investigating two PEZA-registered cigarette manufacturers for allegedly having deficient papers. (PIXABAY / FILE PHOTO) A statement from PEZA Sunday, March 7 said the t...

 2021-03-07 09:19 

Manila Bulletin

Vic Sotto urges fans to respect Maine and Arjo's relationship...

Actor-television host Vic Sotto stood up for Maine Mendoza and Arjo Atayde's relationship in a recent interview with DZRH. "Yung personal na buhay niya, dapat respetuhin natin. Eh, talagang sila ay nagmamahalan," said Vic. "Kung mahal niya...

 2021-03-07 09:11 

Manila Bulletin

Rookie cop accidentally fires gun, kills inmate watching TV in Aurora...

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga A rookie policeman was disarmed after he accidentally killed a detainee while allegedly toying with his gun inside the San Luis Municipal Station in Aurora Saturday. Police Regional Office 3 (PRO 3) director Police Brig. Gen. Valeria...

 2021-03-07 09:11 

ABS-CBN

Robredo says not to be complacent as COVID-19 cases surge in Metro Manila...

Vice President Leni Robredo on Sunday told Filipinos not to be complacent against COVID-19 following a surge in cases in Metro Manila....

 2021-03-07 09:09 

Philippine Star

Gov't implements stricter health protocols amid COVID-19 case surge — Palace...
 2021-03-07 09:06 

Manila Bulletin

Sunday Bloody Sunday! 9 dead, 6 arrested in a series of raids vs 'Left-leaning' groups in CALABARZON...

At least nine people were reportedly killed while three others were arrested in a series of operations conducted in the provinces of Cavite, Batangas, Laguna and Rizal against leaders and members of various groups being linked to communist rebels on Sunda...

 2021-03-07 09:05 

ABS-CBN

Operasyon ng mga sinehan, arcade pinatitigil ng Metro Manila mayors...

Pinatitigil ng mga mayor sa Metro Manila ang operasyon ng mga sinehan at arcarde dahil sa pagtaas ng bilang ng mga kaso ng COVID-19, ayon kay Metropolitan Manila Development Authority Chairman Benhur Abalos Jr....

 2021-03-07 09:00 

Manila Bulletin

SMC to convert portions of head office space into small urban farms for support staff to grow fresh food, earn more...

San Miguel Corporation is building its first urban farm within its sprawling head office complex in Ortigas to help build self-sufficiency among its support staff and help put agriculture back into the spotlight. Under the program, interested employees an...

 2021-03-07 09:00 

Manila Bulletin

Blachowicz stuns previously-unbeaten Adesanya at UFC 259...

Photo from Jan Blachowicz's Instagram account Jan Blachowicz upset the odds with a grinding unanimous points decision over the previously unbeaten Israel Adesanya to retain his world light heavyweight title at UFC 259 in Las Vegas on Sunday. "If I...

 2021-03-07 08:47 

Inquirer.net

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Filipino domestic worker shows the positives of life in Lebanon using TikTok...

BEIRUT — There is almost nothing Raquel Barrion doesn't know about the two Lebanese children she has looked after since they were babies. But one day, the Filipina domestic worker decided to find out how much they knew about her. Barrion, 39, wa...

 2021-03-07 08:47 

Manila Bulletin

MARCHING ON: AOS vs. ASAP Which Sunday noontime show trended on March 7...

' AOS' opening number It may be hot outside, but so are these performances from "All Out Sundays" and "ASAP Natin 'To," but which show made it to the Twitter trend list? "All Out Sundays" turned up the heat with Julie A...

 2021-03-07 08:44 

Manila Bulletin

DOH records 3K plus new COVID-19 cases for third straight day...

The Department of Health on Sunday again recorded more than 3,000 new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) The March 7 case bulletin of the DOH showed 3,276 new cases, bringing the total number of cases in th...

 2021-03-07 08:44 

Inquirer.net

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Gorayeb: Getting Dimaculangan was PLDT's top priority...

MANILA, Philippines --- PLDT Home Fibr was left in a bind when the competing teams in the Premier Volleyball League started signing players left and right.Head coach Roger Gorayeb found himself at a disadvantage after most of the top players have already ...

 2021-03-07 08:39 

Cebu Daily News

New COVID-19 cases in PH breach 3,000-mark for 3rd straight day...

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) reported an additional 3,276 cases of COVID-19, pushing the number of total active coronavirus cases in the Philippines to 36,043. This is the third straight day that the DOH reported new cases th...

 2021-03-07 08:37 

Inquirer.net

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UAE's first independent digital banking platform launches...

DUBAI — The first independent digital banking platform in the United Arab Emirates launched on Sunday, a neobank hoping to become a leader in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. Dubai-based YAP does not have a banking license itself but has part...

 2021-03-07 08:30 

Manila Bulletin

MB Daily News Update...

A sudden surge in the incidence of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Metro Manila has alarmed authorities, and this could affect plans for the lowering of quarantine restrictions in the metropolis. But apart from stories on the pandemic, we have also ...

 2021-03-07 08:30 

Philippine Star

Pope Francis prays for 'victims of war' in Iraq's Mosul...
 2021-03-07 08:26 

Manila Bulletin

Bidding for P392-M Youth Convergence Center in Baguio slated...

BAGUIO CITY Mayor Benjamin Magalong has disclosed that the bidding for the construction of the P392-million Youth Convergence Center within the Baguio Athletic Bowl here will be held by the end of March or early April. Mayor Benjamin Magalong (JJ Landingi...

 2021-03-07 08:23 

ABS-CBN

PH logs more than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases bringing tally to over 594,000...

The Philippines confirmed 3,276 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday bringing the country's total to 594,412....

 2021-03-07 08:20 

Manila Bulletin

Advocacy group appeals to gov't to seriously study the resumption of face-to-face classes...

Advocacy group Philippine Business for Education (PBEd) asked Sunday, March 7, the Duterte government to seriously study and consider the proposals seeking the resumption of face-to-face classes, particularly in areas with zero cases of coronavirus diseas...

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