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 2020-09-25 03:56 

Philippine Star

'2022 no election' ekis; 40 bansa naghalalan kahit pandemya — ex-Comelec exec...
 2020-09-25 03:52 

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Digital banking trailblazer UnionBank is Phl's 'Best Bank for SMEs'...

Three-time "Best Digital Bank" winner, Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank), was recently acclaimed as the Philippines' Best Bank for SMEs, by Asiamoney. This latest award comes on the heels of UnionBank's citation as the top 2 'M...

 2020-09-25 03:42 

Philippine Star

Lakers fend off pesky Nuggets for commanding 3-1 lead...
 2020-09-25 03:34 

Philippine Star

Novavax enters late-stage clinical trials for COVID-19...
 2020-09-25 03:30 

Manila Bulletin

Another Negros Occidental town mayor tests positive for COVID-19...

BACOLOD City Another government official in Negros Occidental was infected by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Pontevedra town Mayor Jose Maria Alonso was the second local chief executive in the province, who was infected by the virus, after E.B. Magal...

 2020-09-25 03:29 

Philippine Star

Get more power, more style with the vivo Y20i now available for preorder!...
 2020-09-25 03:27 

Manila Bulletin

Gadon prods OSG to file quo warranto case vs SC Associate Justice Leonen...

The Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) was urged on Friday to proceed with the filing of a quo warranto petition seeking to void the appointment of Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Marvic Leonen over allegations of having skipped filing his stateme...

 2020-09-25 03:25 

Manila Bulletin

Gatchalian wants DepEd to finalize health insurance for teachers...

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Friday urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to ensure that teachers and school personnel are covered with health insurance before the opening of classes on October 5. Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian (Senate of the Philippines / ...

 2020-09-25 03:24 

Manila Bulletin

Two weather disturbances may bring rains this weekend...

A gloomy and rainy weather is expected to prevail over the country this weekend due to two weather disturbances affecting the country, the state weather bureau said on Friday. Weather specialist Raymond Ordinario of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical...

 2020-09-25 03:24 

Manila Bulletin

Former rebels lead authorities to NPA arms cache in Zamboanga del Norte...

ILIGAN CITY New People's Army (NPA) fighters surrendered to the military on Friday, September 25, and turned over a substantial number of high-powered weapons in Barangay Guibo, Siaya, Zamboanga del Norte. New People's Army (NPA) fighters surrende...

 2020-09-25 03:22 

Manila Bulletin

Eleazar reminds ex-bishop Arguelles: 'Nasa Diyos ang awa, nasa tao ang gawa' in fighting COVID-19...

The commander of the Joint Task Force COVID Shield used a popular Filipino proverb to counter the statement of former Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles that love and faith in God are enough protection against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the faith...

 2020-09-25 03:19 

Manila Bulletin

Ex-Comelec commissioner says postponing 2022 polls is impossible...

A former commissioner of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Friday that the postponement of the 2022 national polls is "impossible."; Former Comelec Commissioner Gregorio "Goyo" Larrazabal(MANILA BULLETIN) Gregorio "Goyo"...

 2020-09-25 03:16 

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Exclude convicted Filipino drug dealers in Mideast from prisoner swap — DFA chief...

MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has directed Philippine ambassadors in the Middle East to exclude convicted Filipino drug dealers from prisoner exchanges. "I won't allow the pardon of convicted Filipino dru...

 2020-09-25 03:16 

Manila Bulletin

BARMM records 17 new COVID-19 cases...

COTABATO CITY (PNA) There were 27 new cases of coronavirus disease that were recorded in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) on Thursday night, raising the total number of cases in the region to 1,000. Amirel Usman, BARMM's hea...

 2020-09-25 03:12 

Manila Bulletin

Samar town decries vandalism at isolation facility...

TACLOBAN CITY (PNA) The municipality of Calbiga, Samar has denounced vandalism in one of its isolation facilities for confirmed coronavirus disease patients. Broken bed frames and fixtures, soiled mattresses, and garbage are found inside an isolation faci...

 2020-09-25 03:11 

Philippine Star

Lawmaker kisses partner's breast during videoconference in Argentina...
 2020-09-25 03:11 

Manila Bulletin

'Lockdown: Food Diaries' hosted by Alden Richards airs on September 27...

This Sunday (Sept. 27), GMA News and Public Affairs presents "Lockdown: Food Diaries", a special documentary hosted by Asia's Multimedia Star and Department of Health's Anti-COVID19 Awareness Campaign Ambassador Alden Richards that present...

 2020-09-25 03:10 

Manila Bulletin

Number of COVID-19 cases in Western Visayas surpasses 10,000-mark...

ILOILO CITY (PNA) The number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Western Visayas has breached the 10,000-mark, as of Thursday, September 23. The Department of Health's (DOH) regional case bulletin showed that the region had 260 new confirmed ca...

 2020-09-25 03:06 

Manila Bulletin

What you need to know about the PLDT AAG submarine cable emergency maintenance...

By Robert "Bob" Reyes You may be wondering why "PLDT" has been trending for hours yesterday. It can be attributed to its social media post advising their clients that emergency maintenance will be conducted on the Asia-America Gateway (AAG...

 2020-09-25 03:05 

Philippine Star

How to manage worries during these uncertain times? Know from monk turned storyteller...
 2020-09-25 03:04 

Manila Bulletin

Modernized boats launched for Guimaras-Iloilo sea passengers...

ILOILO CITY —More than a year after a sea tragedy killed 31 people, two modernized boats will start ferrying passengers along a body of water separating the island province of Guimaras from Iloilo City. M/B D'Invaders is one of the two modernize...

 2020-09-25 03:01 

ABS-CBN

Voting by mail para sa seniors, itinutulak sa Kamara...

Ipinapanukala ngayon ni Marikina 2nd District Rep. Stella Quimbo ang pagkakaroon ng voting by mail para sa seniors sa darating na Presidential elections sa 2022....

 2020-09-25 02:57 

Philippine Star

Iloilo City under MECQ from September 25 to October 9...
 2020-09-25 02:56 

Manila Bulletin

Mandy Moore, husband Taylor Goldsmith expecting first child...

Singer Mandy Moore and husband Taylor Goldsmith are expecting their first child together. View this post on Instagram Baby Boy Goldsmith coming early 2021 A post shared by Mandy Moore (@mandymooremm) on Sep 24, 2020 at 11:40am PDT Moore has shared photos ...

 2020-09-25 02:55 

Cebu Daily News

Senior citizens, minors allowed to enter cemeteries in Talisay City days leading to Undas 2020...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senior citizens and minors may enter the cemeteries, columbariums, and memorial gardens in Talisay City during the days leading to Undas 2020. This was stated in Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony "Samsam" Gullas'...

 2020-09-25 02:52 

Manila Bulletin

Online bazaar features handicraft made by PDLs in Region 11...

DAVAO CITY The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Region 11 (BJMP 11) recently launched its first virtual bazaar that showcased the livelihood products made by persons deprived of liberty (PDLs). The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Region...

 2020-09-25 02:46 

Manila Bulletin

NGCP asks gov't to ease quarantine restrictions, cites delay in project timelines...

CEBU CITY The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP), the country's power grid operator, has ramped up its construction activities in all vital transmission projects, which were affected by the quarantine restrictions imposed in various p...

 2020-09-25 02:44 

Manila Bulletin

Baguio City to pilot antigen COVID-19 tests...

BAGUIO CITY The city is poised to experience another first as health officials are set to pilot a special antigen test, touted to detect coronavirus disease (COVID-19) within 30-minutes maximum. Mayor Benjamin Magalong said, on the heels of the Baguio-Ilo...

 2020-09-25 02:43 

Manila Bulletin

'Coffee Prince' posts highest rating for 'Docu Flex' series...

The "Coffee Prince" special that reunited the cast of the hit 2007 Korean drama recorded the highest rating to date for the TV documentary series. Korean TV channel MBC's weekly "Docu Flex" started airing on Sept. 3 and has featured do...

 2020-09-25 02:41 

ABS-CBN

2-day elections prone to voter intimidation: ex-Comelec commissioner...

Elections might be open to voter suppression if held over 2 days or more should the coronavirus pandemic still persist by the year 2022, a former poll commissioner said Friday....

 2020-09-25 02:32 

Manila Bulletin

Kapuso journalists join Deped's Teacher-Broadcaster Training Program...

GMA broadcast journalists Jessica Soho, Arnold Clavio, Kara David, Sandra Aguinaldo, and Atom Araullo are taking part in the Department of Education (DepEd)'s Teacher-Broadcaster Training Program to help teachers effectively deliver lessons through te...

 2020-09-25 02:32 

Manila Bulletin

Davao City to build 400-bed holding facility for arriving passengers at DIA...

DAVAO CITY The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Davao Region will put up a P100-million, 400-bed "container city" that will serve as additional holding facility for arriving air passengers, who will be swabbed for coronavirus disease...

 2020-09-25 02:22 

Manila Bulletin

UP College of Engineering Receives Scholarship Grant from Huawei...

Huawei Technologies Phils., Inc. hosted a virtual launching ceremony to announce its very first scholarship program with the University of the Philippines. The scholarship is accepting applications from third-year to fifth-year students of the College of ...

 2020-09-25 02:21 

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The power of two: Renewable energy and natural gas are the cleaner, better combination...

With recent incidents such as the Australia bushfire crisis which burned more than 20% of Australia's forests casting a spotlight on climate change, more and more people are seeking alternative solutions they can apply in their everyday lives to reduc...

 2020-09-25 02:21 

Manila Bulletin

Army finds thousands of live ammunition in NPA hideout...

BUTUAN CITY Troopers of the 23rd Infantry Battalion (23 rd IB) seized thousands of live ammunition concealed in a hideout abandoned by the New People's Army (NPA) in a forested area of Sitio Palo, Barangay Nong-nong, Butuan City on Wednesday, the mili...

 2020-09-25 02:16 

ABS-CBN

Proposed postponement of 2022 polls 'unconstitutional': senators...

Several senators on Friday criticized a proposal to defer the 2022 national elections in light of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, extending the terms of elected officials is "unconstitutional."...

 2020-09-25 02:15 

Manila Bulletin

Rescued eagle awaits release back to the wild...

ILOILO CITY —An eagle that is on the red list of concerned species by the International Union of Conservation of Nature's (IUCN) was recently rescued in Miag-ao, Iloilo province is awaiting to be released back to the wild. The eagle rescued by a...

 2020-09-25 02:14 

Manila Bulletin

Senators thumb down proposal to postpone 2022 national elections...

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Friday thumbed down proposals to postpone or extend the 2022 national elections, saying doing so is a violation of the Constitution. Senator Imee R. Marcos and Sen. Panfilo Lacson (MANILA BULLETIN) "Just so it is clear, cance...

 2020-09-25 02:14 

Cebu Daily News

Laptops, cellphone, cash stolen from Lapu Social Welfare and Dev't office...

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Lapu-Lapu City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) was burglarized by still unknown persons last ight, CSWDO head Annabeth Cuizon said. According to Cuizon, her personnel discovered the incident on Friday morning, ...

 2020-09-25 02:09 

Manila Bulletin

TB treatment with the help of cell phones pushed...

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga — Tuberculosis patients, who have developed resistance to anti-tuberculosis drugs or are drug-sensitive, may soon adhere to treatment using a familiar device that is easily accessible to everyone — mobile phones....

 2020-09-25 02:08 

Manila Bulletin

Duterte extends term of IATF-Yolanda...

President Duterte has extended the term of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Unified Implementation and Monitoring the Rehabilitation and Recovery Projects and Programs in the Yolanda-affected areas (IATF-Yolanda) until June, 2022 to ensure the completi...

 2020-09-25 02:01 

Philippine Star

Gabby Lopez resigns from ABS-CBN...
 2020-09-25 02:00 

Manila Bulletin

'Paluto' and diet meal service sources its ingredients from local farms...

By Patricia Bianca S. Taculao Aside from the flavor and consistency of food, another factor that people consider are its health benefits. This is why they prefer fresh produce grown by trusted sources. Eat Matters PH, a local 'paluto' and diet mea...

 2020-09-25 01:51 

Philippine Star

Foreign fund exit slows in August but positive reverse seen unlikely...
 2020-09-25 01:51 

Cebu Daily News

Cebu City dad on ban of E-scooters: 'It is untimely'...

CEBU CITY, Philippines Cebu City councilor Joel Garganera believes it is not a good time to ban e-scooters, or electronic scooters, from the streets here, saying these are good alternative modes of transportation, especially during this time of pandemic. ...

 2020-09-25 01:43 

Philippine Star

Philippine 3x3 league to convert to full 'bubble' setup...
 2020-09-25 01:41 

ABS-CBN

Ex-Comelec official: 'If Filipinos can flock to fake white sand, why can't they vote?'...

A former head of the Commission on Elections rejected Friday a lawmaker's claim that voters might be too afraid of the pandemic elect leaders in 2022, citing as an example the recent throngs at the fake white sand beach of Manila Bay....

 2020-09-25 01:41 

Manila Bulletin

Isuzu Philippines has reached the 300,000-units sales milestone...

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) was able to achieve its 300,000-unit sales milestone within its August selling month. One of the country's leading vehicle manufacturers, IPC sold a total of 300,133 units by the end of its selling period last month...

 2020-09-25 01:38 

Manila Bulletin

Coke PH Mindanao expansion on track...

Coca-Cola Beverages Philippines, Inc. (CCBPI), the country's largest beverage company, said its P1.065 billion expansion projects in Mindanao is on track to support further development of the country's second largest island. At the 29th Mindanao B...

 2020-09-25 01:36 

Manila Bulletin

Comelec junks proposal to postpone holding of 2022 national polls...

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has rejected a proposal to postpone the 2022 national elections due to the coronavirus pandemic. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) In an interview with DZMM Friday, Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez assured the publi...

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