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 2020-04-08 16:28 

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Philippines concerned over China's sinking of Vietnamese vessel...

The Philippines yesterday expressed deep concern over the reported sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel by China in the South China Sea late last week, saying Manila's similar experience revealed the trust lost in a friendship....

 2020-04-08 16:27 

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DILG: LGUs may ask for more aid beneficiaries...

To address complaints of uneven distribution of cash assistance, the Department of the Interior and Local Government said local government units may appeal the number of poor families qualified for the government's social amelioration program....

 2020-04-08 16:27 

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UK TV hosts give thumbs up to Filipino health workers...

Filipino health workers on the frontlines in the United Kingdom's fight against coronavirus disease 2019 were praised by the hosts of television show Good Morning Britain on Tuesday....

 2020-04-08 16:27 

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IATF: Too early for modified quarantine...

Despite what it described as "encouraging developments," the government is not easing the quarantine measures and would not implement a "modified lockdown" in Luzon until the capacity to handle cases of coronavirus disease 2019 has improve...

 2020-04-08 16:21 

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COVID-19 cases in Philippines rise to 3,870, deaths now at 182...

The coronavirus pandemic has now claimed more than 82,000 lives out of more than 1.4 million infected people across the world....

 2020-04-08 16:21 

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DOH: New coronavirus has infected 252 health workers in Philippines...

The Department of Health on Wednesday said 252 healthcare workers have tested positive for the illness....

 2020-04-08 16:21 

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DILG backs UE campus journalist on free speech, hits activist groups that supported him...
 2020-04-08 16:18 

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Duterte suspends disciplinary cases vs officials until quarantine is lifted...

The order does not apply to urgent cases that are...

 2020-04-08 16:00 

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Government sets up 55 COVID-19 referral hospitals...

The government has set up 55 coronavirus disease referral hospitals across the country as part of efforts to secure facilities and resources for health workers treating those infected with COVID-19, according to Malacaang....

 2020-04-08 13:40 

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68-year-old man is Batangas City's 13th COVID-19 case...

Batangas City now has 1,031 persons under monitoring (PUM) while 59 others are persons under investigation (PUI). There are 3,247 patients who have completed the 14-day quarantine....

 2020-04-08 13:36 

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Philippines 'deeply concerned' over sinking of Vietnamese boat by Chinese ship...

The Philippine government on Wednesday expressed...

 2020-04-08 12:16 

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Trade deficit narrows in February as virus fears keep factories shut...

A sharp pull back in imports narrowed the Philippines' trade gap in February, the government reported Wednesday, an indication that coronavirus fears are already crippling the country's growth engines amid falling demand and tepid economic activit...

 2020-04-08 11:49 

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Authorities asked to probe 'humiliating' abuses by barangay officials enforcing curfew...

In a statement Wednesday, Amnesty International Philippines said it has observed a "heightened pattern of misconduct" perpetrated by barangay officials when enforcing quarantine protocols....

 2020-04-08 11:18 

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How to help kids with Autism cope with quarantine...

Through these practical methods, global experts agree that children with autism can learn preventive measures like handwashing and social distancing during the pandemic....

 2020-04-08 10:48 

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'On humanitarian grounds:' Vulnerable, at-risk prisoners ask SC for temporary release amid COVID-19 crisis...

"Petitioners are praying for a fair chance at surviving the devastating impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in spaces that are not blighted with the overcrowding and lack of access to hygiene measures and medical care....

 2020-04-08 10:39 

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'Papas' who preach: Heartthrobs give Holy Week inspiration...

This Holy Week, Philstar.com lists down some "hot" male celebrities who are making Christianity "cool."...

 2020-04-08 09:50 

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Seniors, youths at Manila Boystown doing well despite lockdown since March 1...

Manila Boystown officer-in-charge Digna Punay said that they will still "gladly welcome" donations sent their way....

 2020-04-08 08:17 

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Holy Week 2020 activities: Virtual Stations of the Cross, Martin Nievera Easter party...

Lent is a significant time of the year for most Filipinos' practice of faith, personal reflection and prayer....

 2020-04-08 08:00 

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NKTI to limit admission of COVID-19 patients as hospital reaches full capacity...

In an advisory Wednesday, NKTI executive director Rose Marie Rosete-Liquete reiterated the hospital can only accept kidney patients under investigation who are dependent on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis....

 2020-04-08 07:56 

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Coronavirus may spark 'devastating' global condom shortage...

A global condom shortage is looming as the coronavirus pandemic shutters factories and disrupts supply chains, the world's top maker of the contraceptives said, with the United Nations warning of...

 2020-04-08 07:45 

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Vogue Italia honors COVID-19 frontliners with first ever white cover...

Vogue Italia published a blank white page cover for its April issue due to the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic....

 2020-04-08 07:42 

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Cainta businesses and residents help out in any way they 'kakanin'...

Cainta Mayor Kit Nieto said that the local food business sent 150 of its bibingkas on Tuesday in support of relief operations....

 2020-04-08 07:00 

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Globe donates preloaded mobile phones to frontliners...

Globe turns over 1,000 mobile phones to frontliners. The phones are preloaded with a month's worth of unlimited AllNet Call & Text to all networks to enable efficient emergency response and general communication....

 2020-04-08 06:40 

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NBA, WNBA stars train with dogs during quarantine...

Unable to work with their teammates or go to the gym, the three basketball stars are settling for head-to-heads against their pups....

 2020-04-08 06:10 

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Marine killed, 12 injured in Maguindanao road accident...

Investigators from the Sultan Kudarat municipal police are still trying to determine the cause of the accident....

 2020-04-08 06:02 

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Hulk Hogan reflects on God amid COVID-19 pandemic...

Celebrity wrestler Hulk Hogan reflected on God in the middle of the global novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis....

 2020-04-08 05:54 

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Margielyn Didal gets own skate shoes colorway...

A week after being named to Forbes Asia's...

 2020-04-08 05:47 

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'Quaranthings': Homemaking hacks from Heussaffs, Neri Miranda, Gold Squad...

If you needed a dose of inspiration, here's what some of our favorite celebrities are doing to keep blood running and spirits up....

 2020-04-08 05:34 

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Lipa City reports two new COVID-19 recoveries...

Two patients have recovered from the novel coronavirus disease here as the number of cases continues to rise....

 2020-04-08 04:56 

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Longtime Philippine tennis chief passes away...

Salvador "Buddy" Andrada, the longest serving president of the Philippine Tennis Association, has died due to cardiac arrest....

 2020-04-08 04:46 

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Each soldier to donate portion of salary for COVID-19 efforts...

All members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines will be donating parts of their salary to the government's fight against the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)....

 2020-04-08 04:35 

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Food delivery drivers share simple joys, sacrifices as COVID-19 frontliners...

Apart from healthcare workers, recognition and appreciation has to be extended to unsung heroes like grocery workers, security guards and delivery riders who continue to report to work every day, despite the risks it entails....

 2020-04-08 04:16 

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Modified 'lockdown' proposed...

As Luzon braces for an extended enhanced community quarantine, a "modified lockdown" should be considered to ensure smoother delivery of basic goods and allow some businesses to reopen and serve communities, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernest...

 2020-04-08 04:15 

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650 nabbed for selling overpriced medical supplies...

At least 650 people have been arrested for allegedly hoarding and selling medical supplies at exorbitant prices amid the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, the Philippine National Police said yesterday....

 2020-04-08 04:10 

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UP introduces Yani, the Endcovbot...

Yani will direct users to government policies on health, education, transportation and economic support....

 2020-04-08 03:54 

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Filipinos urged to honor COVID-19 frontliners starting on Day of Valor...

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, the spokesperson of the government's coronavirus task force, urged Filipinos to applaud the country's "real-time heroes" every 4 p.m. starting on Thursday and until the end of the enhanced community quaran...

 2020-04-08 03:51 

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No need for new law to help middle class — COVID-19 task force...

There is no need for a new law to provide relief to the middle class during the Luzon-wide quarantine, Malacaang said Wednesday, as the government studies ways to fund its social aid package at a time of slow economic activity....

 2020-04-08 03:42 

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World Athletics suspends Tokyo Olympics qualifying until December...

World Athletics announced on Tuesday track and field qualification for next year's Tokyo Olympics has been suspended until December 1 due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-08 03:34 

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UAAP cheerleaders unite to back COVID-19 frontliners...

With the UAAP season officially canceled, members of different pep squads have joined in encouraging frontliners battling the virus....

 2020-04-08 03:27 

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Ellen Adarna sets record straight on alleged showbiz comeback...

In an interview with RX93.1 over the weekend, Ellen said she's not closing her doors to the showbiz industry, but will not be back for the next seven years....

 2020-04-08 03:18 

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Schools now safe shelters for frontliners...

Several academic institutions have opened their doors to medical workers on the frontlines of the fight against the coronavirus disease 2019....

 2020-04-08 03:01 

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China sold 4 billion masks abroad despite concerns over supplies' quality...

China has sold nearly four billion masks to foreign countries since March, officials said Sunday, as they tried to stem widespread fears over the quality of medical exports....

 2020-04-08 03:01 

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Dayanara Torres is now cancer-free, wants to visit Philippines after COVID-19 pandemic...

Miss Universe 1993 Dayanara Torres announced recently that she is now cancer-free....

 2020-04-08 02:47 

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Patient 2828: Howie Severino shares how he survived COVID-19...

The veteran journalist also said that the virus is not a death sentence and the odds of survival are pretty good....

 2020-04-08 02:11 

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'See you soon': UAAP community reacts to Season 82 cancellation...

It's official — UAAP Season 82 has drawn to a close, with the league unable to finish its competitions due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....

 2020-04-08 02:00 

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'Sagip Saka' aids farmers from Batangas, delivers fresh produce to Malabon...

Chelsea Group, Phoenix and Udenna Foundation carry out...

 2020-04-08 01:54 

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Meralco powers COVID-19 treatment centers...

Meralco energizes temporary government-designated COVID-19 treatment centers....

 2020-04-08 01:41 

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Two South Koreans recover from coronavirus after plasma therapy...

Two elderly South Korean coronavirus patients recovered from severe pneumonia after being treated with plasma from survivors, researchers said Tuesday, offering hope in the face of the global pandemic....

 2020-04-08 01:25 

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Globe MyBusiness connects SMEs to healthcare frontliners...

Restaurant businesses provide meal packs to medical frontliners amid enhanced community quarantine....

 2020-04-08 01:21 

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Hidilyn Diaz trains with makeshift barbells during quarantine...

With no access to their usual training facilities, Diaz and other athletes have made do with what they could find in their own homes....

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