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Department of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said on Monday that the report about sexually transmitted case of dengue in Spain was not a cause for concern for Filipino, as he maintained that the likehood of spreading the mosquito borne disease through sex was very low. "The chance of its...
MANILA, Philippines -- The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) continues with its investigation on the issue of "hospital pass for sale" at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) involving the Bureau of Corrections or Bucor an official said. In fact, NBI Deputy Director Ferdinand Lavin said the NBI is rushing their...
MANILA, Philippines -- Jim Paredes, a Filipino musician, being sarcastic at Senator Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa over the “pa-cute” remark on Vice President Leni Robredo’s acceptance of being a drug czar post. Paredes is the former member of music group APO Hiking Society and constant critic of Duterte administration, took...
Just days apart, the aviation industry mourns of the passing of two giants of their generations--- the industrialist John Gokongwei Jr. of Cebu Pacific and Lucio "Bong" Tan Jr. of Philippine Airlines. Gokongwei Jr., 93, died due to old age while Bong Tan Jr. whose athleticism is beyond question,...
MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippines is now the world’s biggest rice importer for 2019, surpassing China in terms of buying rice in the global market. PH’s rice importation has now reached three (3) million metric tons (MT) this year and is set to reach a record high in rice imports. Manila...
Newly appointed president of PAL (Philippine Airlines) Holdings Incorporated Lucio "Bong" Tan Jr. is dead. Doctors who attended to him says he died of brain herniation, a deadly side effect on the brain when very high pressure is applied and the brain is squeezed across structures within the skull. He...
MANILA, Philippines -- Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has on Sunday (10 November 2019) urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to teach in schools the use of social media platforms responsibly, and help address the growing number of young people committing suicide. The senator made the call for the responsible social media...
MANILA, Philippines -- A group of students from De La Salle University developed an app and is set to be entered into the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) International Space Apps Challenge, an international hackathon where teams engage with NASA’s free and open data to address real-world problems...
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said on Sunday, November 10, that employers should provide their workers who are senior citizens and PWDs (person with disabilities) with equal wages and benefits.   “We noticed this good development in companies who employ senior citizens and PWDs because of...
Last week, Public advocate Ado Paglinawan swore before the Office of the Ombudsman that the complaint affidavit he filed against Labor secretary Silvestre "Bebot" Bello III contains information that, to his knowledge, is true. A co-convenor of anti-graft NGO, Solidarity for Sovereignty, Paglinawan gave some copies to members of the...

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