Philippines has received additional vaccine doses from Russia.
Philippines has received additional vaccine doses from Russia.
Good news to all vaccinated individuals! You may receive your e-vaccine cards in less than a month.
Despite the fried towel incident that inevitably tainted the fastfood giant’s reputation, fans continued to shower Jollibee with love and support. In return, Jollibee expressed their sincerest gratitude to everyone.
The Group of Seven (G7) leaders are expected to pledge to donate 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines to share with poorer countries, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said.
A research by Online Mortgage Advisor revealed that Manila is one of the least affordable cities for buying property in Asia.
Warner Brothers Animation. and New Line Cinema announce an anime feature movie of “The Lord of the Rings” series is in the making. Titled “The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim,” the stand-alone feature will explore the history behind the fortress of Helm’s Deep.
More than 70 Philippine Science High School System (PSHS or Pisay) graduates were given admission offers from top universities and colleges in Asia, America, Europe, and Australia.
El Salvador is the first country in the world to make Bitcoin its legal tender after a supermajority of its congress voted in favor of the Bitcoin Law.
Let's all hope for a better, organized and safe transaction when the BTS meal drops on June 18.
Some McDonalds outlet in Indonesia may have to be closed for a few days.
Good food for up to 50% off.
Isabelle Daza receives flak for ‘insensitive’ and ‘irresponsible’ post where she and her husband posed with their “vaccinated by Pfizer” caps.
The 14 justices of the Supreme Court used their personal resources and worked collectively to extend their help to various community pantries in NCR, as well as PGH’s ward and the MPD.
With exciting bursts of pink and rays of teal, Starbucks’ newest tumbler, mugs, and water bottle designs for its Coffee Heritage collection is surely something you wouldn’t want to miss.
Going places, literally and figuratively.
The United States is buying 500 million more doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to donate to 92 lower-income countries and the African Union, the US media reported citing persons familiar with the plans.
Heads up, Android users! You can soon join the FaceTime calls of your iPhone user friends with Apple’s latest update.
Browse IKEA's range through their website or official Facebook page.
Vice Commander Rear Adm. Adeluis Bordado gets appointed as the new chief of the Philippine Navy, Malacañang announced on Tuesday.
Young individuals aged 16 to 17 with comorbidity can receive the vaccine against COVID-19, the Department of Health (DOH) said Tuesday, June 8.
Buzzfeed is set to air the eighth and final season of “Buzzfeed Unsolved: True Crime” on June 18, Friday. But worry not as this won't be the last time that we're seeing Ryan and Shane on screen.
Don't forget your umbrella, just in case.
In Davao City, 500 employees of a call center tested positive for COVID-19.
Some 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine are set to be delivered in the Philippines this month, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez revealed.
Headed by Manila City Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso, the city officially inaugurated the first Islamic Cemetery on Monday, June 7 as part of the commemoration of the Philippine capital’s 450th founding anniversary.
China has greenlighted the use of the Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for children and adolescents aged three to 17 years old.
Today is the day that the worldwide-known, undisputed kings of K-Pop, EXO, are coming back with “Don’t Fight The Feeling.” The boy group marks another milestone with their remarkable feat of selling 1.2 million copies of their album ahead of its release.
Meet Ari Agbayani, Marvel’s newest Filipino-American superhero inspired by Captain America. The local superhero seeks justice on her college campus. She will be introduced this September in The United States of Captain America #4 comics.
From VP to Gov?
One million individuals or about half of those who have received their first COVID-19 shots are missing their second dose, said an epidemiologist from the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID).
PNP chief Police General Guillermo Eleazar says he is ‘seriously considering’ conducting regular neuropsychiatric tests for all police personnel in line.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno’s suggestion to drop the use of face shields has been thumbed down by the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).
Meticulous and hardworking.‘Voltes V: Legacy’ director Mark Reyes pledges fans that the Philippine adaptation of the classic anime will be worth the wait.
President Rodrigo Duterte has named five personalities who he might endorse to be his successor as his term ends June of next year.
A lawmaker is almost too certain that Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will run for president in 2022.
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging and Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) is discussing the use of vaccine passports for international travel, Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) Undersecretary Emmanuel Rey Caintic said Wednesday, June 2.
On its first anniversary, VALORANT, a tactical first-person shooter game originally played on the PC, is officially coming to mobile!
The House of Representatives on Wednesday, June 2, voted unanimously to approve the measure declaring August 30 of every year as the National Press Freedom Day.
Tropical Storm Dante (Choi-Wan) continues to move North-Northwestward over the coastal waters, west of Pangasinan.
Are you ready for lots of love and thunder?
Toweljoy kayo dyan.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Alanis further postpones her two-night concert in Manila to next year.
In partnership with the San Juan City local government and the Music Museum Group, the movie theaters in San Juan’s famous Greenhills Mall have been converted into official vaccination sites.
At times like these, you can rely on a company that provides the best quality disinfection and cleaning services.
A man in China’s Jiangsu province has been confirmed to be the first human infected with the rare bird flu virus known as H10N3, China’s National Health Commission (NHC) reported on Tuesday.
“The best actor award goes to…”
The funds for the allowance will be coming from the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act (Bayanihan 2).
After setting up take out nooks in the North, Conti’s sets up drive-thru branch in Cavite.
Can Filipinos travel again this June?
Whalien is finally heard!
Singapore is set to include its younger population to its COVID-19 vaccination program beginning Tuesday, June 1, in a bid to curb the newest outbreak that affected students.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday evening, May 31 announced the updated quarantine classifications in different areas of the country.
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III is pushing for the inclusion of work from home employees in the government’s priority list for COVID-19 vaccination.
Located in Texas, this strikingly epic abode shaped after Darth Vader's helmet was built in 1992, and features four bedrooms, five full baths, and a four-car garage on an 18,000-square-foot lot.
The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday said there is no need to panic over the hybrid COVID-19 variant found in Vietnam, noting that more information is needed regarding the new strain.
Rabiya Mateo just recently admitted that she and her long-time boyfriend Neil Salvacion need to have a conversation about things when she gets back to the Philippines. The Ilongga beauty queen is optimistic that things will get better as they have been in the same situation before.
Fans of the K-Pop group TWICE, as well as the British girl group Little Mix, are all ecstatic at the confirmation that Jade co-composed the track ‘First Time’ for the famous Korean girl group.
Craving for Milktea? Coffee? Or Milkshakes? CCL Café can satisfy all your cravings.
In a bid to combat vaccine hesitancy, local government units in the country are holding up raffle prizes for those who have received their COVID-19 vaccines.
Star Wars and Ex Machina star Oscar Isaac officially joins the roster of new Marvel superheroes as Moon Knight in the upcoming TV series to be aired on Disney Plus.
Now this is an Epic Comeback.
The 2nd batch of Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in the country this weekend.
Will the Philippines achieve herd community before 2021 ends?
More and more people will now have a chance to be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccination.
As we live in a time of a pandemic when using sanitizers became more important than ever, the obtrusive scent of alcohol can sometimes become irritating. But not with Krafted Scents's scented sanitizers and hand soap.
This is something more people need to know about.
Turn your workplace into a space for productivity!
The KONGAN Group of Companies continue to cope with the effects of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
The female driver who was videotaped hitting a Manila traffic enforcer trying to apprehend her has been arrested and charged by the police Thursday, May 27.
Another round of a mischievous and quirky invasion is coming as McDonald’s introduces its all-new Minions-approved limited-edition Banana Caramel Shake and Garlic Cheddar McFlavor Fries!
The Philippines is among the best markets to tap for both local and foreign entrepreneurs.
Ben&Ben fans and MyDays, unite! 'Leaves' is getting a remake and it will feature DAY6's bassist and vocalist, YoungK! Put your hands up if you're excited for this collab!
The Philippines will be allowing the use of Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines for children aged 12 to 15, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revealed.
The feud between Dubai-based fashion designer Michael Cinco and Miss Universe Canada comes to an end after Miss Canada Nova Stevens apologized to Cinco on her social media page.
A suspect in the alleged vaccine for sale scheme in Mandaluyong City has turned himself in to the authorities on Wednesday, May 26.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night, May 26 ordered authorities to arrest barangay captains first in case of mass gatherings in areas under their jurisdiction.
Miss Universe Philippines 2020 Rabiya Mateo's boyfriend of six years, Neil Salvacion, just recently cleared his Instagram page of any photos of him and the beauty queen. Did they break up?
According to DOST, one firm is already targeting to start a fill and finish the facility by the end of 2021.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) is eyeing to cut the quarantine period of fully vaccinated returning Filipinos.
One last season with the nine-nine!
Following the footsteps of Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp who portrayed the character of the legendary and eccentric candyman, Oscar-nominated star Timothée Chalamet is set to make his mark once again as he will play the young Wonka in the character's origin story.
Without the help of a health professional, actor Robin Padilla performed a Covid-19 test by himself.
The Department of Health reiterated its appeal to avoid mass gatherings to minimize virus transmission.
Rick and Morty are coming back this summer with a full blast for the fifth season of the hit animated sci-fi TV series.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating the case of some teenagers and young adults who developed heart inflammation after receiving their COVID-19 vaccine.
Asia’s oldest sailing festivals, the Paraw Regatta, will be held virtually on May 30 in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
Agencies are looking into the reported sale of COVID-19 vaccines and slots in the government’s vaccination program for as much as P15,000.
“Pool party pa.”
They currently hold the Top 2 spots for the highest viewers during the MV premiere.
BTS are hoping they will be nominated for the Grammys.
Young love is a pure and innocent type of love. It gets us swooning, sometimes wishing that it’s a love that we can have to last forever.
In New York, getting the COVID-19 shot means not only a lower chance at catching the disease but also a chance at becoming a millionaire.
In case you're wondering why Ryan Reynolds was trending in Twitter today, it's because he noticed K-Pop 4th generation leading boy group Stray Kids who, in their latest performance for Mnet's survival show 'Kingdom,' portrayed the Marvel character 'Deadpool.'
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) on Friday, May 21 has allowed priority vaccination for COVID-19 of delegates participating in the Tokyo Olympics and the 2021 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.
Goodbye Internet Explorer.
A gigantic block of ice that is 4,320 km2 in area has separated from Antarctica’s Ronne ice shelf into the Weddell Sea, becoming the largest iceberg in the world, the European Space Agency (ESA) announced Wednesday.
Filipino boy band SB19 on Sunday, May 16 released their new single ‘Mapa’, their follow-up track to their comeback single “What?.”
“Ang saya siguro no?” What if KC Concepcion hosts a Miss Universe pageant? The actress wrote on her Twitter account how she dreams of hosting a Miss Universe pageant, considering her experience in hosting in Binibining Pilipinas. Fans and netizens alike agree that KC would do a great job.
A recent study by US scientists revealed that Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are still highly protective against COVID-10 variants first found in India.
Manila and nearby areas reportedly ran out of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine supply, as thousands of willing citizens lined up to receive a shot of the popular brand.
Reward yourself by doing something for yourself — like traveling.
The Loboc church was impacted by several natural disasters, such as a 7.2 magnitude earthquake in 2013, and extreme flooding in 2014. Despite being struck by natural disasters numerous times, the Loboc church was restored again and again, and continues to welcome faithful individuals to its doors.
New York will no longer require fully vaccinated citizens to wear masks and observe social distancing beginning Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo said.
More than three million COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the Philippines, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez revealed Tuesday.
Ariana Grande is officially a wife! Best wishes to the newly-wed couple!
These "economic centers" are set to receive a huge portion of the incoming Covid-19 vaccine supply in the country.
We are proud of you Rabiya Mateo!
Pinoy netizens flocked to Twitter and discussed Miss Universe 2012's 'lack of energy' in hosting the pageant. And, yes, we do miss Miss Universe's regular pageant host Steve Harvey, too.
Long working hours have led to the death of hundreds of thousands in the past years and it's becoming a huge threat as COVID-19 continues to shift the workplace.
Congratulations to Miss Mexico Andrea Meza for being the 69th Miss Universe!
In the age where people cannot go to the theater, artists are going the extra mile to bring the theater to the people with virtual performances and online stages. And student artists are not missing out on the trend.
Attention Filipinos! PGH is in need of some supplies after the fire incident.
Why didn’t Rabiya wear the sun headpiece designed by Manny Halasan that completes Rocky Gathercole’s creation? A photo of the complete national costume ensemble has circulated around the internet, which got netizens asking. And here, we have found the answer.
Freedom from violence and abuse begins with recognizing its many faces.
Who’s ready and excited to see some zombie action and a zombie tiger? ‘Army of the Dead’ is slated to be released on Netflix this May 21.
Tesla billionaire Elon Musk sends shockwaves through the business sector.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) is investigating the management of a resort in Samal Island, Davao del Norte for alleged sexual harassment and gender discrimination against a transgender woman.
Clean your apartment, make coffee in a Central Perk mug, and cuddle with Huggsy! The F.R.I.E.N.D.S. reunion is almost here!
Filipinos raise their flag together with Rabiya Mateo as they trend #AribaRabiya and ‘National Costume’ on Twitter.
In times when very much needed vaccines are limited, mistakes like this are crucial.
Pancake House will be offering Pancakes & Waffles All-You-Want weekends starting May 14-16! You can have unlimited pancakes and waffles for just P259!
In India where over 22 million COVID-19 cases have been recorded, doctors are fighting not only the disease but also misinformation on treating the virus.
Kuya Kim Atienza just ‘burned’ Mario Maurer when the actor said Miss Universe Philippines Rabiya Mateo is one of his fans. Kuya Kim also pointed out how Maurer and his PR team treated actress-comedienne Kakai Bautista during the past months.
One of the struggles Filipinos face amid the COVID-19 pandemic is the difficulty to look for a hospital that can accommodate a COVID-positive patient. Australia-based Filipino data scientist Mara Reyes has developed an app called ‘Cobeds19,’ which helps citizens find vacant hospital beds for patients in need of COVID-related medical care.
Nine 50,000-year-old Neanderthal skulls, along with the remains of a pack of hyenas and several elephants, were discovered in Guattari Cave.
The Mindoro fanged frog possesses characteristics that are distinct from its previous classification.
An oral yeast-based COVID-19 vaccine is being developed by Filipino scientists in hopes to create a cheaper, locally produced vaccine alternative for the country.
No really, please read it.
The Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday, May 11, confirmed that the presence of the Indian COVID-19 variant detected in two Filipino seafarers who returned to the country in April.
Reports reveal that renowned Hollywood actor Tom Cruise returned his three Golden Globe awards to HFPA to join the protest due to the association’s lack of diversity.
Have you received your first dose of Covid-19 vaccine? A woman in Italy apparently received six, by accident.
Shall we consider it a triumph not only to get the vaccine against COVID-19, but to get it in Dracula’s castle?
Rabiya Mateo reveals that she almost lost her diamonds when she accidentally fell off the swimming pool in the middle of the Miss Universe photoshoot!
A techno reminder amidst the rising threat of COVID-19.
A master’s love for art and nature becomes worth $16 million dollars.
Residents of Aparri journey out to the sea with their boats adorned beautifully using indigenous and several other materials illustrating the Aramang or the spider shrimp, soft-shelled species that is unique to the town.
Children as young as 12 years old in the United States can soon be vaccinated against COVID-19 as the country’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended the authorization of Pfizer/BioNTech jabs to include the younger population.
OCTA Research, an independent research group, said that it is most likely that NCR Plus may be placed under general community quarantine by May 15 if the daily COVID-19 case count continues to decrease.
To raise awareness on the increasing cases of domestic violence amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Santo Tomas (UST) UNESCO Club is holding a webinar entitled KASARINLAN: Ang Kasarinlan ng Kasarian Laban sa Diskriminasyon at Karahasan on May 15 via Zoom and Facebook Live.
The new Sailor Moon flick “Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie” is coming! The two-part movie is the continuation of “Sailor Moon Crystal,” the 2014 reboot of the phenomenal anime that first aired in March 1992.
“No more midnight muffins…this is it! Imma get in the BEST SHAPE OF MY LIFE!!!!!” Hollywood actor Will Smith is more than ready to get fit again!
The World Rowing Federation Filipino rower Cris Nievarez from the Philippine Rowing Association joins the roster of Filipino athletes who qualified for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
Marvel has tons of movies and series in store for fans! The first installment for "The Eternals" is yet to be released, but "The Eternals 2" is already in the works!
The cameraman who took videos from the crowded resort in Caloocan has been reportedly beaten by three resort customers.
The country’s oldest voluntary national organization of lawyers volunteer to serve as the “referees” to what could possibly be one of the most controversial debates in Philippine history.
A total of 18 LGUs distributed a total of P18.6 billion to the beneficiaries.
Is the 500 trees worth destroying for the safety of the Filipinos?
Metro Manila sees an improvement in the number of COVID-19 cases after being placed under a stricter lockdown.
Mark your calendars and be ready to relive the moments.
The IATF has eased the age restrictions in order to accommodate more on-site registrations for the national ID system.
English singer-songwriter and ‘Love Me Like You Do’ hitmaker Ellie Goulding has given birth to her first child on May 1, Sunday. Her husband, Caspar Jopling, revealed their newborn son’s name, Arthur, on May 6.
To the world! A new NCT unit is coming your way!
Fast-food chain Jollibee is set to make its famous fried chicken available at London’s West End, the UK’s theater district, with the launch of its European flagship store on May 20.
The centuries-old marble head of Augustus, Rome’s first emperor, has been discovered in Isernia, an Italian town in the south central region of Molise.
“Extraterrestrial comms established.” In case you missed it, popular British rock band Coldplay has recently premiered their newest funky single titled “Higher Power” in the International Space Station (ISS).
The contest’s theme for the Representational category is “Alay na Ginhawa sa Panahon ng Pandemya.”
After receiving criticisms for getting inoculated with unapproved Sinopharm vaccine, President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the return of the 1,000 China-donated jabs. He will, however, still take the second shot.
Philippine bet for Miss Universe 2020 Rabiya Mateo will be wearing showstopping designs by world-renowned, international Filipino fashion designers Furne One of Amato Couture, and the late Rocky Gathercole.
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang X Star Wars collaboration is happening! MLBB game developer Moonton teased in a Facebook post on Tuesday.
As COVID-19 cases continue to surge, the Philippines will ban travelers from four more countries on South Asia, namely Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh, starting May 7.
The announcement was confirmed by Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on May 05, 2021 (Wednesday).
Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates, has reportedly achieved a certain level of fame in China unlike almost any other Western entrepreneur.
What’s a celebration without cakes and desserts? If you’re still looking for cakes and desserts you can celebrate Mother’s Day on May 9 with, here are Instagram cake shops that offer delectable treats for your mom’s special day!
Even Filipinos were amongst the numerous fans who shared disturbing comments on the candidate's skin color.
The Nike Jordan brand welcomes Kiefer Ravena to the Jordan family, making him the first Filipino athlete ever to join the Jumpman roster.
Sale period is from May 5-12, 2021 only!
From ‘American Horror Story’ to ‘Green Lantern’ real quick! American actor Finn Wittrock is set to portray Guy Gardner/Green Lantern in the upcoming HBO Max series based on the DC Comics characters.
The children’s book, titled “The Bench”, tells the story about the “special bond between father and son – as seen through a mother’s eyes”.
It looks like we are going to have to find a new Holmes-themed TV show to watch (sigh).
Showbiz columnist, editor, and TV personality Ricardo “Ricky” Lo passed away on the evening of May 4. He was 75.
He’s from San Mateo, Isabela.
Senator Leila de Lima filed a measure seeking to provide a 10-day paid leave incentive for qualified private and public sector employees who test positive for COVID-19.
Filipina scientist Dr. Mary Ann Pelagio Sayoc was granted knighthood by the Netherlands for her efforts in promoting relations between the Philippines and the European country.
The statesman received the vaccine on May 03, 2021 (Monday).
The Philippines is set to repatriate its citizens in India once commercial flights resume, Ambassador Ramon Bagatsing Jr. said.
Humane Society International (HSI) commended the Mexican Chamber of Deputies for its decision to outlaw cosmetic testing on animals, marking a success for the #SaveRalph campaign.
Here’s a week’s dose of cats, just ‘cause.
A 29-year-old woman and 31-year-old man were found in the ground of Royal Lodge, the Duke of York’s residence.
No one ever said being a journalist was easy. It isn't because the world isn’t easy either.
The government increases their effort in fighting the COVID-19 by hiring more contact tracers.
Balak pang bumili ng 20 milyong doses ng Sputnik V ang Pilipinas para sa mga Pilipino.
Congratulations! You have survived the last week of April. Here are five songs by our featured artist, DAY6, for Weekender Jam. If you're not a fan of DAY6, that's okay. They will still heal you. Have a good weekend ahead!
Metro Manila Council chairman and Parañaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez said in an interview with DZMM TeleRadyo that Metro Manila LGUs are eyeing mass vaccination for citizens by June when the bulk supply of COVID-19 vaccines arrive in the country.
Following his departure from JYP Entertainment, GOT7's Mark starts anew and signs with American agency, Creative Artists Agency (CAA).
Safety is no joking manner.
The “American Idol” runner-up has joined the fight against Anti-Asian hate crimes through music.
Have you registered to get your National ID?
It's a good way to encourage the people, right?
The Pontifical Council for Promoting of the New Evangelization has invited 30 Marian shrines to lead the marathon of prayer initiative by Pope Francis to end the dreadful COVID-19 pandemic soon.
Nothing wrong with amplifying facts, PCOO says.
Filipino pride across the globe! Kit Thompson has recently won the Remi award for Best Actor (Panorama Asia) in the 54th WorldFest-Houston International Film for his charming work in the 2019 "Belle Douleur," wherein he starred together with Mylene Dizon.
The NASA astronaut who served as the command module pilot for the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, has passed away at the age of 90 after a long battle with cancer.
PLDT Enterprise now gives businesses opportunities to fortify their connectivity and improve resiliency through the group’s Fiber-powered solutions.
President Rodrigo Duterte on his Wednesday night address said that he still considers China a "good friend". This is amid continuing Chinese incursions in the West Philippine Sea.
Actor Will Smith has discovered the beatboxing talent of the Cebuano twins Jomar and Jake Canencia, and of course, he didn't miss this chance to applaud the twins for their amazing skills!
Who's going to be the new Percy Jackson? Percy Jackson book series author Rick Riordan announced early Wednesday that the preliminary call for the lead role of Percy Jackson in the upcoming Disney+ TV show has already entered its earliest stages.
The new COVID-19 variant first detected in India is found in at least 17 countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported on Tuesday.
With the spike of COVID-19 cases in India, the Philippines closes its borders to flights and travelers from the country.
The Princess of Wales’ wedding dress set the tone for her impact as a fashion icon.
He blamed it on an intern.
It has been observed that virus transmission in NCR, however, Duque noted that the daily tally of the COVID-19 cases in the country remained high for the past two weeks. He states that the MECQ status in NCR and nearby provinces should be retained.
The Metro Manila Council (MMC) is expected to reach a consensus by 'within the day' today, April 27, regarding on the quarantine status of NCR for the month of May.
With case logs and death tolls on the rise, perhaps a little help will not hurt.
A queen paying tribute to a queen.
Some five million Americans or about 8 percent of those who received their first Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 shot have missed their second dose, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported.
After a few weeks of strict lockdown, hope and optimism makes itself known as Metro Manila sees a decline in its average number of COVID-19 cases.
From hilarious memes to a movement that restored our faith in humanity, here are some things that made April a little bit better.
Chaos continues to ensue in one of the most dangerous countries in the world.
This is the most ‘2009 thing' that happened this month.
Additional COVID-19 wards mean mass hiring of staffs and nurses.
Kim Namjoon! Kim Seokjin! Min Yoongi! Jung Hoseok! Park Jimin! Kim Taehyung! Jeon Jung Kook! BTS!
FDA Director General Eric Domingo stated in a virtual press briefing yesterday, 24 cases of deaths have been recorded out of more than one million vaccinated Filipinos. However, Domingo said 19 out of the 24 cases were found to be 'coincidental,' reported as adverse events following immunization or AEFI.
Is Earth’s orbit going to expect a new guest?
It is art through the lens of one of history’s first cameras.
A recent study revealed that lack of sleep among middle and old aged individuals has a link to increased risk of dementia.
You read that right! There will be a spinoff to 'How I Met Your Mother' and Hilary Duff will be playing the lead role of Sophie who tells her son the story of how she met his father.
Finally, Spider-Man swings to Disney+ to join the other Marvel heroes after Sony and Disney+ sign a multi-year deal. The Spider-Man films would be available on Disney+.
Throughout the past few days, did you get a warning about getting tagged in a malicious post by a random Facebook user?
May the force of the delicious be with you! For today's Weird Wednesday Internet Finds, we offer you these cool LED-lit lightsaber chopsticks!
"This is to inspire everyone that despite of the situation, we can all help each other in our own little way," Gabbi Garcia wrote on her Instagram post where she shared photos of a community pantry she set up in her own barangay in BF Northwest, Parañaque City.
Thinner, faster, and remarkable! Apple introduces an all-new iMac enabled by the M1 chip.
President Rodrigo Duterte ordered local researchers to conduct clinical trials on antiparasitic drug ivermectin as treatment for COVID-19, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said.
In celebration of the recent state legalization of recreational cannabis, activists in New York gave out free joint to anyone who received their COVID-19 shot.
After a rise in global controversy, multiple football clubs are rethinking their decisions.
Equality and justice know no ranking.
No need for a permit to help, as it should.
Track and donate!
In a powerful, four-minute animation, ‘Save Ralph’ exposed and stood against the cruelty of testing cosmetic products in animals.
Fans can't help but to get excited upon recognizing the voice of GOT7's Jackson Wang in the teaser trailer of Marvel's 'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings'!
"You can't outrun who you really are." Marvel Studios gives fans a first-ever sneak peek at the upcoming movie 'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' starring Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, Marvel's newest martial arts hero!
From the first bite, it’ll taste like heaven.
They even bought their eco-bags.
A different kind of clinical trial is introduced in our battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ana Patricia Non, the young entrepreneur behind the Maginhawa community pantry, announced the temporary closure of the said pantry today due to incidents of red-tagging.
Hong Kong will close its doors to visitors from the Philippines, India, and Pakistan for two weeks beginning Tuesday, April 20 due to the presence of a new COVID-19 strain.
I think the event’s title answers the question.
It’s another day and it's time to get moving! Take a quiz and find out your productivity style.
With the sudden arrival of a new typhoon, safety is all that matters.
Who would not be desperate to survive in a global pandemic?
Typhoon “Bising” will bring moderate to heavy rains, “with at times intense rains” over Bicol Region and Estern Visayas.
Philippines has logged the highest recoveries in a day.
Check if your house will survive earthquakes by using this application from PHIVOLCS.
State weather agency PAGASA reports Typhoon Bising is projected to reach its peak strength by Sunday.
Since the free shuttle services were launched during the COVID-19 pandemic, about 2.2 million healthcare workers have been provided free rides to their workplace, and so DOTR looks forward into providing more services for the frontliners.
The DILG announced on Thursday its plan to hire 4,754 new contact tracers through DOLE’s employment program for disadvantaged and displaced workers.
This could possibly be the world’s most expensive pair of sneakers.
Instead of the usual 800-member guest list, the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral will expect to only see 30 members.
A former person of authority finds herself in a jail cell, facing a manslaughter charge.
Good job, Facebook!
Get your petticoats and powdered wigs ready!
Independent research firm OCTA on Wednesday, April 14 reported an increase in the Covid-19 related deaths in the nation’s capital and among elders.
The Philippines’ prince of figure skating Michael Martinez is “officially back on ice” and in hopeful preparation to qualify in the upcoming Winter Olympics in 2022, he launched a fundraiser to help him in his intensive training.
The United States federal agencies called for the pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after reports of blood clots among those who received the shots.
Ano bang apelyido ni Sitti?
The chilling horror of an accident leads to the resignation of those held responsible.
Mall and supermarket operators announced adjustments on their schedules as the country shifts into a less strict quarantine classification.
The five COVID-19 brands that are yet to get its emergency use authorization (EUA) in the Philippines are reportedly Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, India's Bharat Biotech, Sinopharm, and Novovax.
The Philippines is negotiating for 20 million to 40 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez said Tuesday.
Fans criticized South Korean actor Kim JungHyun anew over his rude attitude towards co-star Girls' Generation's SeoHyun, during the duration of the filming of the MBC drama "Time". Korean news portal Dispatch reveals that another party seemed to be 'directing' him, and it's actress Seo YeJi.
Catastrophic authority clashes with the USA’s desire for equality and justice
Vice President Leni Robredo, Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto, and Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez received special awards on People of the Year 2021 Virtual Awards Night Monday evening.
Since her coronation in June 02, 1953, Elizabeth II has gone to become the longest reigning monarch in Great Britain’s history.
Out of the 700 million COVID-19 vaccine doses administered around the world, 87 percent were given to rich nations while low-income countries received less than 1 percent, the World Health Organization said.
Moving forward with the country’s vaccination program, the national government on Monday, April 12 released the list of essential economic workers who will be prioritized next.
A low-pressure area (LPA) spotted outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) may develop and turn into a storm in the next three days.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) is looking into reports of alleged ‘cult’ members who knock at houses and harm people in Misamis Occidental.
Trust us and watch Julie's Bakeshop 40th anniversary celebration commercial.
DOH stressed that the stroke was "coincidental” to the pre-existing conditions of the man.
The Singapore-based ride-hailing app Grab will make use of a $275 million fund or around 13.3 billion pesos to fully fund the vaccination of its drivers and partners. The firm also aims to provide livelihood support to target communities.
Following the reports of blood clots among recipients of AstraZeneca vaccine, the Philippines halted the distribution of the British-Swedish COVID-19 jabs among individuals under 60 years old.
Due to popular demand, FutureRice featured and paid homage to Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto who has been lauded for his efforts in augmenting urban agriculture, and strategies on battling the COVID-19 crisis.
The World Health Organization (WHO) expressed its concern over the Philippines as the country closes in the “red line” where the number of cases reach beyond the capacity of health facilities.
“We’re out of the woods” Rhian Ramos shared on Instagram how she and her road manager, Rach Librado, tested for COVID-19, and their battle against the viral infection.
“This is what we meant by keeping him safe from the cruel world we live in.”
Historic print (on a t-shirt) could lead to scandal.
A high speed of 87 mph caused the Tiger (or more accurately, his car) to crash.
Watch Wonder Woman 1984 on your TVs on April 21, 2021.
As of April 6, with 2.5 million COVID-19 vaccines in the country, 77% of it or a total of 1,936,600 were already distributed all over the Philippines.
An official from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said that there is a link between AstraZeneca vaccines and the rare cases of blood clots, but benefits of getting the jabs still outweigh the risks.
Former government adviser to the IATF for COVID-19 Dr. Tony Leachon proposes a list of suggestions on how the further surge of the virus in the country can be slowed down.
A research published on The Lancet psychiatry journal revealed that one in three COVID-19 survivors suffer from neurological and psychiatric disorder within six months of recovery.
"All I could do was wait." Beauty Gonzalez shared what she went through after her husband Norman Crisologo tested positive for COVID-19.
In light of the 73rd founding anniversary of the WHO, here's a cheat sheet about the agency.
Punishment is anything but effective in this case.
North Korea will not be participating in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics to protect its athletes from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fans call for justice for worldwide pop bands One Direction, Little Mix, and Fifth Harmony after singers like Cher Lloyd, Rebecca Ferguson, and Jedward recently exposed the exploitation and mistreatment of artists under Syco Entertainment and Modest! Management which handle and manage artists.
Instead of facing jail time and paying fine, quarantine violators should render community service as alternative punishment, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra suggested.
In case you missed it, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has unveiled their new logo.
End of an era.
OCTA Research on Monday said that the country may reach 1 million cases before the end of April.
A man apprehended for alleged violation of curfew protocols in General Trias, Cavite dies after being punished with 300 pumpings.
The darkness of the UK’s elite schools comes to light.
April Fool's gone wrong.
Kapamilya host Luis Manzano and actress Jessy Mendiola are married!
Netflix just revealed the casts for the Korean Adaptation of hit series La Casa De Papel or popularly known as Money Heist.
Derek Ramsay wrote a sweet message expressing his gratitude towards his fiancé, Ellen Adarna.
From an average of 68 to 70 calls in a day last February, the One Hospital Command Center is now receiving 400 calls per day due to the surge of COVID-19 cases in the country.
Baguio City will start to vaccinate persons with comorbidities against Covid-19 today, March 31, 2021 at the University of Baguio Gymnasium.
The low pressure area (LPA) being monitored south of Mindanao has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR).
Potential vaccine recipients must have their PhilHealth identification number (PIN), as it is one of the requirements for COVID-19 vaccination, the state insurer said.
The Filipinos music industry lost another gem with the passing of Jukebox Queen Claire Dela Fuente due to cardiac arrest.
"Sasageyoooo!!!" Alodia and Wil definitely nailed the Mikasa and Eren cosplay! It's safe to say that we want to see more of these Attack On Titan cosplay from this amazing couple!
"Girlfriend niya ako." After countless rumors since December 2020, Star Magic's new talent Arabella de Rosario has confirmed that she and Jimuel Pacquiao are in a relationship.
Next in line, step up for the vaccine.
The UN Chief called out wealthy nations for hogging COVID-19 vaccines.
The city of Manila is issuing quarantine passes to its residents amid the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the National Capital Region (NCR) and nearby provinces.
The Palace on Monday defended President Rodrigo Duterte from critics, saying that he did not pretend to be poor in his now-viral birthday photos.
foodpanda champions a gender-balanced ecosystem as it looks forward to sustained growth
"Hopefully, with this one-week lockdown, medyo maiwas-iwasan natin yung unemployment result nitong matinding health protocols," an official said.
The pilot test will be conducted in Malabon City from March 30 to April 6.
Despite the lockdown, Boracay will still be accepting tourists.
New trailer alert! ICYMI, the trailer for James Gunn's "The Suicide Squad" is here! Harley Quinn has got new anti-hero allies and a new villain!
Thai actor Mario Maurer and Filipino comedienne-actress Kakai Bautista worked together in a romantic film ‘Suddenly It’s Magic,’ wherein Mario starred as Erich Gonzales’ leading man.
Binibining Pilipinas revealed Samantha Bernardo’s spectacular emerald green and gold gown was inspired by the yellow-throat leafbird, a small bird known for its green body color and yellow throat.
Filipino filmmaker Ronnie Del Carmen, known as the co-director of Pixar animated film ‘Inside Out’, is developing an animated feature film about Philippine mythology set to air on Netflix.
Amidst the accusations of misinformation and online extremism, US Congress puts technology’s top CEOs on the grill.
Allegations of forced labor drives China to boycott famous Western apparel brands.
Manila has a new archbishop.
It’s high time freelance workers to get the protection they deserve.
It’s hoedown-throwdown-throwback-Thursday as today marks the 15th year since Hannah Montana first aired on television! To celebrate this milestone, Miley Cyrus (Hannah Montana herself, but don’t tell anyone) wrote a sweet and heartfelt letter to her alter ego.
Filipinos were less happy in the year of the pandemic, an international report revealed.
Parañaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez on Wednesday defended the inoculation of actor Mark Anthony Fernandez, saying he did not cut the line.
Many ravers missed the life of the party, and this brilliant idea of a Silent Disco born in Barcelona gives partying and raving a new take, wherein everybody enjoys the music in their headphones, outdoors, in some beautiful places of Barcelona, while keeping socially-distanced.
"Ganun na ba ako ka effective?" Michael De Mesa asks if his portrayal as the 'Manager' in the long-running hit teleserye 'Ang Probinsyano' was too effective to the point that some viewers seemed to have taken his role to real life, even to the point of giving a death threat.
The Philippines continues to receive help amidst a rapid rise in COVID-19 cases.
REVELUVs! How are we feeling? After months of recovering and hiatus, Wendy's most-awaited debut solo mini album 'Like Water' will be released on Monday, April 5 at 6PM KST.
The United States becomes a Dystopia as brutality manifests itself in a string of shootings.
Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez on Monday, March 22 shared that he had been inoculated with the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine. The next day, he has to explain why he got the jab meant for medical frontliners.
A smart move by TikTok to get involved in the esports space.
The country’s COVID-19 cases are unlikely to go down in two weeks, even as Metro Manila and nearby provinces are placed under stricter quarantine, an OCTA research fellow said Tuesday.
A new study reveals that the first Covid-19 case in Hubei, China may have been infected as early as mid-October.
The British biopharmaceutical company assures the public of the safety of its vaccine. The AstraZeneca vaccine has been approved for emergency use in several countries around the world.
"Let's put aside our feelings of wanting to be together for a while. This is my house party!" In Super Junior's newest song 'House Party,' we are reminded to follow social distancing measures and to stay safe amid the pandemic.
A dive into a Philippine heritage.
A year into the lockdowns, delivery services have become a way of life. We rely especially on delivery riders to make our everyday lives easier.
Another proof the cryptocurrency is reaching record-high.
A recent poll showed that confidence in AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine plunged in European countries, following the reports of blood clots linked to the use of the vaccine.
Foreign affairs secretary Teodoro Locsin on Sunday said the Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest over the presence of 220 Chinese maritime militia vessels in Julian Felipe Reef in the West Philippine Sea.
It looks like we will be celebrating Holy Week through a computer screen.
Following the bombshell interview, Buckingham Palace is considering to install a new position of influence.
Sister Fidelis Atienza of the Religious of the Good Shepherd Community (RGS), the nun behind Baguio’s famous ube jam, has passed away. She was 102.
Here are information to fill you in with the recently established Covid-19 bubble in the nation's capital, including nearby provinces.
Finally, saliva COVID-19 test is now accepted in Boracay.
Remember the fallen and continue to fight for our rights amid this pandemic.
Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto plans to divide an entire lane along the Doña Julia Vargas Avenue, for bikes and motorcycles.
Due to the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) shortened the voter registration hours to 8AM to 3PM, Mondays to Thursdays beginning March 22.
Heads up! Here are the areas in Metro Manila that have been put under lockdown.
Previously delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan finally welcomes guests and Super Mario fans.
Fil-Am celebrities and personalities join millions of Americans in the fight against discrimination and racism towards Asians.
Netizens rave about the unmistakable chemistry between PBB alumni and actress Maris Racal and singer Rico Blanco seen in the birthday greeting video for Rico that Maris posted on her Instagram account on March 17th.
Restricted for the sake of safety.
Baguio City has updated its entry protocols for travelers and it includes reimplementation of the testing requirement.
Senator Leila De Lima has filed a bill seeking to provide direct cash assistance to small-scale farmers and municipal fisherfolk whose livelihoods have been affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
The Philippine Sportswriters Association is set to hand out citations to notable sportsmen and entities in its virtual Awards Night on March 27.
The Out-Patient Department of the Navotas City Hospital will be temporarily closed for two weeks after some employees test positive for the virus, and the number of COVID-19 cases in the city continue to rise.
What is presumed to be a cure was initially presumed to be the cause of death.
Anti-Asian hate in the United States sees a rise after a shooting incident in Atlanta kills 6 Asian women.
The World Health Organization (WHO) encouraged countries to not halt the distribution of AstraZeneca vaccines, as several European countries pause its use over blood clot concerns.
According to Reynaldo ‘Igman’ Tarubal, he decided to 'Bike The Pandemic' in order to help the Indigenous People acquire more funds to buy the COVID-19 vaccine. His 'bike for a cause' to spread his goal and amplify the government's environmental awareness campaign.
Kelsey Merritt shares the wonderful news of her having been chosen as the new face of luxury brand Bulgari. Merritt, 24, marked a remarkable history as the first Filipino to walk the Victoria’s Secret runway in 2018.
Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases, foreigners and returning Filipinos who are not overseas workers will be banned from entering the Philippines from beginning March 20.
A suspicious request attracts a legislative probe.
What are the chances of a piece of legislation with questionable prospects being passed?
England has reported two cases of a new Covid-19 variant first detected in the Philippines.
Intramuros will be closed again for tourists.
His recent Grammy award brings his total career Grammys to 22, and makes him the most awarded hip-hop performer in Grammy history.
Now part of the Champions, Dr. Gregorio will be working with individuals and leaders from across the globe that are passionate about making food sustainable and fair for everyone.
A plan to avoid waste is proposed.
A claim of side effects from the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine drives four European countries to put its usage to a halt.
After reviewing the safety data of 17 million people vaccinated in the United Kingdom and the European Union, AstraZeneca said there is no evidence of increased blood clot risk from the vaccine.
Authorities in Calbayog City continues to cause a stir following mayor's death.
Some European countries decided to pause the distribution of AstraZeneca shots amid reports of vaccine recipients developing blood clot.
A satirical cartoon causes a royal pain.
One year ago today, Metro Manila was placed under “community quarantine” to avoid the further spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country.
Will the Philippines experience the next wave of COVID-19 cases?
This variant is discovered to be developed locally and is more transmissible.
To celebrate her 18th birthday, Andrea Brillantes serves 18 dazzling looks for her debut photoshoot with Metro. For her fashion debut, she wore gowns by prominent designers such as Michael Leyva, Mak Tumang, and Francis Libiran, and Mark Bumgarner among others.
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) has recently confiscated a fake driver’s license which used a photo of President Rodrigo Duterte.
A two-week curfew will be imposed to flatten the curve once again.
The "Everydays: The First 5000 Days" by artist Mike Winkelmann or popularly known as Beeple, has just been sold for $69,346,250 during an online auction by Christie's on Thursday.
An unfortunate incident stemmed from a simple misunderstanding.
Senator Christopher “Bong” Go clarified that he does not have any ambition to be the country’s president, contrary to President Rodrigo Duterte’s revelation.
In a bid to dodge tough questions during a live press conference, Thailand’s prime minister ‘sanitizes’ reporters.
Sugar, spice, and everything nice! Here are the lovely actresses who will be taking on the role of the superhero trio Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup.
Have you ever wondered if titans read comics? Well, this humongous version of the famous manga Attack on Titan might just give you a sneak peek! It’s limited edition, and costs about over 65,000 pesos.
Breaking its silence on Prince Harry and Meghan’s tell-all interview with Oprah, Buckingham Palace said issues will be addressed by the family privately.
Nothing is impossible! Blackjacks may see their queens together again on stage.
PLDT Enterprise launches #BFF campaign for BEYOND FIBER, highlighting how dependable the solution is just like a BFF
The upcoming musical biopic titled “Yorme: The Musical” will give a gilmpse on the early life and struggles of the present Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso, and how he rose to be who he is now.
The U.S House of Representatives has set the relief plan.
After collaborating with the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) in the investigation of the death of Calbayog City Mayor Ronald Aquino, the Philippine National Police (PNP) make a startling claim.
“The tongue may hide the truth but the eyes never." Devon wrote in her Instagram post along with a photo of two ‘smoking’ hands holding each other. "I asked God for a sign but I witnessed it for myself."
Due to the rapid rise of COVID-19 cases, Mayor Isko Moreno announces lockdown of 2 barangays and 2 hotels.
The former First Lady of the United States, along with other female icons, is to be inducted to the National Women's Hall of Fame.
"It is our responsibility to keep our people safe so that our customers will be too."
The unemployment rate in the Philippines for January 2021 is at 8.7 percent, accounting for 4 million jobless Filipinos, Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Tuesday, March 9.
Filipina actress Liza Soberano will voice the protagonist in the series, Alexandra Trese, in Filipino. Meanwhile, Filipina-Canadian actress Shay Mitchell will be voicing her in English.
"Overseas Fabulous Pinay" is a modern handbook that provides practical tips on how Filipinas can make the most of their overseas experience.
Following 9 fatalities, Malacanang vows probe on the deaths of the 9 unarmed activists.
A message of diversity and peace by two powerful religious figures.
The Crown-worthy exposés were revealed in an Oprah Interview With Harry and Meghan Markle.
What is the history behind March 8?
Groove along with Rain and Jackson Wang’s ‘Magnetic’!
Time really flies fast, doesn't it? We just powered through the first week of March, and it may been tiring for many. Here are 5 songs to bask yourself in for the weekend, and hey! You did well.
A series of intense earthquakes drives the people of New Zealand to seek evacuation upon warnings of a dangerous tsunami.
TO THE MOON AND BACK!
Shortly after the arrival of Sinovac vaccines in the Philippines, AstraZeneca follows with nearly half a million doses.
Heads up, Eun Woo and Ye Ji fans! The two may star in a new K-drama titled Island soon!
Millions of AstraZeneca vaccines will do no good without the containment of the South African COVID-19 variant, an expert warned.
EXO member Chanyeol is reportedly working on his group's album ahead of his enlistment in the army, and amid his promotions for the musical movie 'The Box.'
Buckingham Palace is to investigate the allegations of bullying made against Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.
The timing could not have been more perfect for Google Doodle to celebrate both International Women’s Month and the birthday of one of the Philippines’ well-known suffragettes.
Kapuso actress and artist Solenn Heussaff on Thursday offered her apology to those ‘hurt’ by her viral photo promoting her forthcoming third art exhibit.
1,700 Microsoft Education Ambassadors nationwide equipped with essential digital skills to enable remote learning for Filipino students
Baguio City on Tuesday announced changes in entry protocols for travelers. One of the highlights is the scrapping of testing and travel authority requirements.
Who knew that racism could be seen even in a children's book?
Raya and the Last Dragon is also the very first Disney film that represents the Southeast Asian Culture.
Mayor Isko encourages citizens and medical front-liners to not waste the opportunity to get immunized from the dreaded coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) now that the shots are available in the country.
Prince Harry expresses anxieties over "history repeating itself" in a new clip of his and wife Meghan's interview with Oprah Winfrey.
The Philippines recorded its first cases of the more contagious South African COVID-19 variant, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed Tuesday.
Alamat is a nine-member Filipino boy group formed with a ‘counter-KPop’ concept, wherein they aim to become a multilingual group that uses the Philippines’ numerous local languages in their music—a notable first for boy groups in the country.
President Duterte sacks the Philippines' ambassador to Brazil following domestic abuse allegations.
Manila City Vice Mayor Honey Lacuna-Pangan was inoculated with Covid-19 vaccine on Tuesday, making her the "The First Officially Vaccinated Elected Gov't Official in The Philippines against Covid-19".
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Tuesday said that the first day on vaccine rollout in the country yesterday was ‘quite satisfactory’ and ‘quite heartwarming’.
Hundreds of songs by many Korean artists have been removed from Spotify globally after the licensing deal between the music streaming platform and distributor, Kakao M, expired.
The Philippines received its first COVID-19 vaccine supply on Sunday, February 28 as 600,000 doses of Sinovac arrived from China.
America sees another racial movement in its history. This time, it's Asian-Americans who are taking a stand.
Philippine General Hospital (PGH) Director Dr. Gerardo “Gap” Legaspi is the first to receive Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine.
Myanmar faces its deadliest number of protest casualties as 18 people are reported to be dead.
Filipinos are given a gleam of hope as the first shipment of vaccines against COVID-19 arrives in the Philippines.
Malacañang amends the list of holidays in the Philippines for 2021, announcing that All Souls' Day, Christmas Eve, and the last day of the year are now 'special working days.'
Lady Gaga's dog walker got shot, her two French Bulldogs, Koji and Gustav were stolen, and now she's offering $500,000 for their return.
Fans of the famed Harry Potter actress almost got their hearts broken at the circulating news that Emma Watson is retiring from the acting industry, which apparently wasn't true.
Singer and songwriter Anne-Marie thinks that she and Miss Everything Ericka Camata should sing ‘2002’ together.
The band who sings for all occasion, DAY6, is reportedly preparing for a comeback with all 5 members on April this year! MyDays, are you excited?
“Racism is not an opinion. Apologize to BTS.”
Twitter announces its plans for the following years, including having users pay for accounts that they like.
A brutal exchange between PNP and PDEA results in four dead and six injured
Japan has named a Minister of Loneliness to address the rise in suicide rate for the first time in 11 years amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Doris Bigornia was rushed to the hospital last Sunday after having a heart attack, and is now at the ICU. Her family and colleagues ask everyone for prayers as she will be having an open-heart surgery.
According to various K-Pop news sites, K-Pop's big stars G-Dragon and Jennie had already been dating for about a year now.
The Philippines has offered to allow the deployment of nurses to Britain and Germany in exchange for COVID-19 vaccines from the European nations.
A magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits waters off Sarangani, Davao Occidental.
After a single-vehicle rollover crash, Golf legend Tiger Woods sustains non-life-threatening injuries.
So this is the multiverse.
Planning to go on vacation? Unwind responsibly.
K-Pop boy groups ATEEZ, BToB 4U, iKON, SF9, Stray Kids, and The Boyz are set to make their names known in Mnet’s Kingdom for the 100-second Introduction Stage, which will be streamed on February 23 at 8 PM KST.
Miss Universe Catriona Gray will be hosting a web series headed by the National Commission for the Culture and Arts (NCAA) called ‘Kultura 101’ which focuses on the Philippines’ rich arts and culture.
Who's going to be Green Lantern? Previous 'Green Lantern' Ryan Reynolds says his 'suit stays in the closet' as he won't be making an appearance in Zack Snyder's Justice League.
The Grammy-winning robots are taking their final bow.
Five years after El Chapo's arrest, his wife is behind bars this time.
Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte leads the presidential and vice presidential election survey conducted by OCTA research.
Despite several calls to convince her to follow his father’s footsteps, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte is still not interested in presidency.
“Lahat kasali, lahat kasalo”. This is the rallying call of Pilipinas Kontra Gutom (PKG), a national, multi-sectoral anti-hunger movement that was formally launched on Monday by government and private sector partners that will work together on various programs with a common goal: one million fewer hungry Filipinos by 2022.
The Department of Education's proposed trials of face-to-face classes gets rejected by President Duterte.
DepEd releases a recent announcement on face-to-face classes.
The world celebrated NASA Perseverance rover’s safe landing on Mars last Thursday, February 18. But did you know that a kababayan helped land ‘Percy’ safely on the red planet?
Look forward to a faster travel time once the construction is finished.
Governor Gwen Garcia refused to place Cebu on another lockdown amid the increase in COVID-19 cases and the possibility of a new strain of virus.
Russia has detected the first animal to human transmission of the H5N8 strain of avian flu.
Stray Kids' music video for 'My Pace' just hit 100 million views, following 'God's Menu,' 'Back Door,' and 'MIROH.'
Filipinos could soon find themselves back on their feet with MGCQ
Tropical Depression “AURING” (international name DUJUAN) has intensified into a Severe Tropical Storm as it continues to move slowly over the Philippine sea east of Mindanao.
Filipino-Dubbed Series “Welcome to Waikiki” will start February 19
Filipino-Dubbed “Flower of Evil” will start February 19
According to the state weather bureau’s 11AM bulletin, Auring has maximum sustained winds of 65 kilometer per hour (KPH) near the center and a gustiness of up to 80 kph.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) is ready to increase the public transportation capacity from current 50 percent to 75 percent as suggested by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA).
In a bid to make quicker non-invasive testing available to Filipinos, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) and Robinsons Land Corp. (RLC) partnered to launch drive-thru saliva-based COVID-19 testing sites in Robinsons malls nationwide.
As data showed in the report published by OCTA Research on Wednesday, the recorded COVID-19 cases in the Philippines remained flat for the previous four months.
PLDT Enterprise launches its latest campaign ‘You Are Unbreakable’
Senator Leila de Lima claims victory when 1 of 3 drug cases filed against her are dismissed.
Roger, cue the piano! Cruella de Vil is coming!
Students and netizens online do not approve the Department of Education’s plan to extend the school year by shortening the two-month summer break of students into two weeks.
After Panda Express, Jollibee Foods Corporation ventured in Yoshinoya's famous beef bowl.
All the edits have come to life, and everyone is beyond thankful (and shocked) to have Captain Korea Wonho brought to reality!
Philippine Senate proposes for a bill for PHP 500M indemnification fund for COVID-19 side effects
The number of new COVID-19 cases globally was down by 16 percent last week, with a total of 2.7 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.
According to the presidential adviser for entrepreneurship, around 5 to 8 million AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines are expected to arrive in the country sometime between late February and early March.
The Supreme Court unanimously junks Bongbong Marcos' four-year-long poll protest against Vice President Leni Robredo.
Laser Candy is the title of their new film.
The Inter-Agency Task Force on Zero Hunger will be unveiling its plans in addressing hunger and malnutrition in the country through the online launch of the Pilipinas Kontra Gutom movement on Monday, February 22.
Presidential adviser for entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion said on Tuesday that pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is no longer accepting COVID-19 vaccine orders from the Philippines.
Even if cinemas are 50 percent occupied, Infectious Disease expert Dr. Rontgene Solante stated people will be talking, eating, or cheering during a movie, which poses the mode of expelling out droplet or aerosolization in that particular enclosed environment.
The World Health Organization (WHO) greenlighted two versions of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use and global roll-out through COVAX facility.
Tremors and possibly heightened hydrothermal activities in the Taal Volcano have been observed by Phivolcs. LGUs and the public, especially those living near Taal are advised to remain alert for possible threats of a phreatic eruption.
Eight more Boracay tourists were apprehended after faking Covid-19 test results.
19 Lumad children are rescued from an alleged kidnapping by militant group
President Duterte, along with other government officials, expresses the willingness to receive the COVID-19 vaccine publicly.
Filipino chess grandmaster Wesley So on Valentine’s Day gifted himself with a win over World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has extended the registration hours to accommodate more voter registrants for the May 2022 elections.
Former US President Donald Trump is acquitted a second time after historic US Senate impeachment trial
After recording 10,967 new recoveries on Sunday, the Philippines’ COVID-19 recovery rate is now at 93.2 percent.
Local internet service provider, Converge ICT, is in talks with Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) on a potential satellite internet service venture in the country.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) is observing Mt. Kanlaon due to increased possibility of phreatic or steam-driven eruptions.
Opening of leisure venues sparks concern in Metro Manila Council.
Curious about how your favorite celebrities celebrated Valentine's day? We compiled some posts to fill you in.
Areas in North and Central Luzon may experience cloudy skies with isolated light rains today, brought by the northeast monsoon.
Pack your bags and travel to the beautiful island of Siargao.
Jared Leto is back as the Joker for Zack Snyder’s Justice League, and he is looking more terrifying than ever.
Don’t worry even if you’re single on Valentine’s Day. We got you! Here are five things you can do on heart’s day!
Let's volt in! GMA has finally revealed the complete roster of actors who will star as Steve, Big Bert, Little John, Mark, and Jamie!
Ichiran Ramen, one of the most famous Tonkotsu (pork-based broth) ramen restaurants in Japan, just announced the release of their first-ever instant ramen!
After a resident tests positive for the UK Variant, Quezon City government raise the urgency of contact tracing and testing.
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Veterinary Medicine released the results of the February 2021 Veterinarian Board Exam, Wednesday, February 10.
Set to open in Fall 2022, the upcoming Studio Ghibli theme park will be featuring a real life-sized replica of Howl’s Moving Castle, as well as the Irontown village from Princess Mononoke!
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported early pregnancy cases with mothers as young as 10 years old in Luzon, sounding alarm for a better reproductive health initiative for adolescents.
he new Hollywood film remake of the ‘Wizard of Oz’ will be a fresh take on Dorothy’s journey to the Land of Oz based on Baum’s book.
Support group community and a mental health initiative Anxiety and Depression Support Philippines (ADSP) made their own version of the controversial 'Tililing' poster.
New documentary dives deep into Britney Spears' decade-long conservatorship
Two Aetas are charged under the Anti-Terrorism Act and denied joining petitions
Why Samantha Bernardo and not Aya Abesamis?
As the ‘To All the Boys’ series closes with the release of its last installment film, fans of Jenny Han can look forward to another swoon-worthy on-screen romance.
The Commission on Elections said that over 6 Million delisted voters are required to renew their registry for the upcoming May 2022 national elections.
Duterte forbids network giant ABS-CBN to resume operations
Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan wants to declare rapper Ez Mil persona non grata.
A children’s book called Dr. Li and the Crown-wearing Virus tells kids of the late doctor who blew the whistle on the threat of coronavirus.
The United States tries to catch up amidst the rise of the UK Variant of COVID-19.
Viva Films director and screenwriter Darryl Yap pens a letter to actress Liza Soberano following her tweet slamming ‘Tililing’s’ movie poster.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers win their second Super Bowl Championship.
The Malacañang on Sunday, February 7 expressed confidence that the vaccination of 1.4 million health workers will be completed within a month.
The goal is to achieve herd community by Q4 2021.
Philippines is getting close to getting the COVID-19 vaccines.
As of press time, Mayor Isko Moreno stated that only the University of Santo Tomas has so far submitted their proposal to conduct face-to-face classes for their med students.
Included in the priority groups list of who will be receiving the COVID-19 vaccines are the healthcare workers in the front-line, senior citizens, and uniformed personnel.
‘Mayor with a heart’ has a gift for single employees on Heart’s Day.
Taylor Swift has been sued over ‘stealing’ the name of her album ‘Evermore’.
Authorities of the Bureau of Fire Protection would still have to determine the cause of the accident. However, Navotas City Mayor Toby Tiangco emphasized that it was only an accident.
The Philippine Red Cross (PRC), in partnership with SM Supermalls, launched two drive-thru saliva-based COVID-19 testing sites in Mandaluyong and Pasay City.
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According to Galvez's suggestion, around 56,000 healthcare frontliners from 4 government hospitals in Metro Manila that were used as COVID-19 referral hospitals will be given the first batch of COVID-19 vaccine doses.
A British teenager has woken up from a coma with no knowledge of the Covid-19 pandemic, despite testing positive twice.
The Boracay escapade of 5 tourists went sideways after submitting falsified COVID-19 results.
COMELEC to open voter registration on Saturdays starting this February.
Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik V, is 91.6% effective against symptomatic cases, trials revealed.
Serving some fresh visuals, BGYO looks ready to take the industry by a storm.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Wednesday, concurrent to the celebration of the International Straw Free Day, announced that plastic soft drink straws and coffee stirrers will soon be banned in the Philippines.
Filipino-Caucasian rapper Ez Mil or Ezekiel Miller apologized for the historical inaccuracy in his viral song “Panalo (Trap Cariñosa)”.
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) will be examining schools with medicine and allied health science programs to see if they are ready to hold classes amid the ongoing semester of the academic year 2020-2021.
“If everyone cooperates, I think we can further relax after this month,” NEDA Acting Secretary Karl Kendrick Chua says, believing that quarantine restrictions can be relaxed next month.
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines recently proposed to the Department of health its plans to convert church facilities in the country to COVID-19 vaccination sites.
Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) president Dante Gierran on Tuesday said that 94 percent of the missing and ‘stolen’ P15 billion has already been liquidated.
Hand sanitizers have become the way to live healthy and disease-free lives — especially in times of pandemic. However, if you are like me who already have dry hands, putting hand sanitizers more frequently is not a fun thing to do.
The Myanmar military has taken control of the country after civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other leading figures from the ruling National League for Democracy were detained Monday morning.
Workers in all Makati-registered businesses will be included in the city’s free COVID-19 vaccination program, Mayor Abby Binay said.
Senator Manny Pacquiao on January 14 filed Senate Bill No. 1984, renewing propositions to increase the rays of the eight-rayed sun in the Philippine flag.
Do you agree on DepEd's comment on giving passing grades to students due to the pandemic?
Four out of five Filipinos or 87% out of the 1,500 respondents, agree that bicycles, public transports, and pedestrians should have priority lanes on roads.
They also mentioned that their staff can lend a hand in helping prepare for the vaccination day.
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Mayor Isko Moreno is planning to get inoculated with Covid-19 in public to boost his constituent's confidence in vaccines.
Filipina-American Gloria Steele has been appointed by United States President Joe Biden as acting administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
Beginning September, mobile subscribers can switch network providers without having to change their phone numbers.
AstraZeneca and Pfizer now has the approval from the Philippines.
"NPA pero may relo, mamahaling sapatos, at motor/kotse?"
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque announced in a statement on Tuesday that travelers from Czech Republic will be restricted from entering the country beginning January 28 to 31.
Waiting for a sign to go to Baguio? Maybe this is it, safe travels with your pet!
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the resumption of face-to-face classes in medical schools in areas under less lenient quarantine status, Malacañang said on Tuesday.
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“Nagkataon lang po na tao lang po tayo na sometimes when we’re so engaged in a particular po na activity na masayahin, minsan nakakalimutan po natin," Magalong said in a statement.
Renowned folk artist Fu Yabing Masalon Dulo has passed away, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts announced on Tuesday, January 26. She was 106.
Philippine Genome Center’s Executive Director said that the more the hosts there are, the larger the possibilities are of the virus mutating in the host.
As her solo debut nears, Blackpink’s Rosé gave fans a sneak peek of what she has in store.
Actress and content creator Ivana Alawi surprised lucky delivery riders with brand new helmets and 10,000 pesos cash.
Surface Pro 7+, Surface Laptop Go and Surface Go 2 joins the Surface for Business portfolio – offering the versatility, connectivity, and security that enterprises and educational institutions need to adapt to the changing landscape.
President Rodrigo Duterte took back the national task force’s decision to allow residents aged 10 to 65 years old to go out of their homes in areas under Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ).
There's a newly opened cafe in the Metro’s busiest city and it’s perfect for working and business people around the area — or if you like a new hideout from the bustling city that satisfies your coffee cravings and fuels your wanderlust with an Instagrammable place.
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has issued an apology for the ‘inconsistencies’ in the list of University of the Philippines (UP) students who allegedly joined the New People’s Army (NPA).
In her radio show on Sunday, Vice President Leni Robredo said it is important for the president to receive the COVID-19 vaccine first and in public to allay the Filipino’s concerns about its safety.
Let's help each other out. Donate blood to help COVID-19 patients survive.
American singer, dancer, and YouTube star, Jojo Siwa, opened up about her sexuality through a viral TikTok and a statement T-shirt.
Two barangays in Bontoc, Mountain Province have been placed under lockdown after a dozen cases of new COVID-19 variant were recorded, a regional health officer said.
Being the busiest city in the Metro, there are lots of coffee places and restos in Makati. But for coffee and food lovers, there can never be too many. It’s just a matter of choosing the best one for you — or your current mood.
Licensure exams that are scheduled this month of 2021 are for medical technologists, architects, and sanitary engineers.
Due to the new variant of COVID-19 from the UK, travelers are required to repeat a COVID-19 swab test after 5 days in quarantine.
Filipino-American singer and actress Olivia Rodrigo is enjoying the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with her debut single ‘Drivers License.”
Smartphones have become a sole necessity in our lives especially in the height of a crisis like this. However, a fear of not having or not using our mobile phones called ‘nomophobia’ may develop and bring us some negative effects.
For the celebration of the 20th anniversary of ‘My Sassy Girl,’ it will be getting a Philippine remake with Toni Gonzaga taking the lead role of the 'sassy girl'!
Vice President Leni Robredo is ready to take the COVID-19 vaccine in public to ensure the public of its safety, her spokesperson said Wednesday.
In its media release, BOC mentioned reports of black market COVID-19 vaccines being distributed and administered in the Philippines. In response to this, the to remain vigilant to seize deceitful individuals or groups distributing black market vaccines.
The LRT2 authority recently revealed that it held simulation tests in preparation for the reopening of the closed stations Anonas, Katipunan, and Santolan.
University of the Philippines (UP) President Danilo Concepcion urged the Department of National Defense (DND) to reconsider and revoke its decision to terminate the UP-DND Accord, noting that it is “totally unnecessary and unwarranted.”
Students and various groups online decry the decision of the Department of National Defense (DND) to unilaterally terminate the University of the Philippines-DND Accord.
The Philippines’ first case of COVID-19 variant from the United Kingdom is now asymptomatic, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said Saturday.
The most-awaited sequel for the Disney classic musical film 'Enchanted' is under magical works already! Actor Patrick Dempsey spilled that he has already read the script and he'll be joined with Amy Adams in the sequel 'Disenchanted,'
Instead of smearing ashes on your forehead, the church will sprinkle the ashes on top of your head.
BSP Governor Benjamin Diokno stated in a virtual press briefing that the Bayanihan 2 has granted authority to the central bank of the Philippines to provide additional provisional advances to tha national government.
According to Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, head of the anti-corruption task force, most of the complaints involve public work projects.
"Makonsensiya kayo kung may mag-positive diyan. Kasalanan niyo 'yan," said Tourism chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat.
Is the price of Sinovac vaccines worth it?
New boy group alert! After months of training and waiting, the Star Hunt Academy (SHA) boys are finally set to make their debut as a new P-Pop group named BGYO.
The approval of the emergency use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine came 3 weeks since the US-based pharmaceutical company applied for an emergency use authorization (EUA) in the Philippines.
DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire stated in an interview with CNN Philippines that the close contacts of the first confirmed case of the COVID-19 with the UK variant were exhibiting no symptoms.
"Anybody who will test positive for drug use does not deserve to stay in the service any minute longer," PNP Chief Debold Sinas said in a statement with regards to the dismissal of a police chief who tested for illegal drug use.
Filipino band, Mayonnaise, caught the attention of Blackpink’s Rose for their song named after the Kpop star.
Here’s some good news for the Filipinos. The national government is already in final talks with the American biotech company Moderna to procure COVID-19 vaccines.
Due to the evident environmental devastation on Tumbagaan Island off Languyan town in Tawi-Tawi, President Duterte has ordered to stop the mining operations to save the environment.
While there are LGUs who do not have funds, DILG undersecretary Jonathan Malaya assured them that they have nothing to worry about, as the national government will be the one to buy vaccines for them.
Spokesperson Harry Roque reiterated that Filipinos cannot choose the vaccines they want to receive.
The ARMYS are not gullible.
Should the government fail to gain the trust and confidence of the Filipinos on receiving COVID-19 vaccine, it will hamper the resumption of face-to-face classes in schools and universities in the country.
“No phone, no family, no friends. Just you, the sea and the festival’s film programme with 60 film premieres. For seven days.”
According to Galvez, the COVAX facility may be deploying the early rollout of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccines.
For Sharon Dacera, mother of flight attendant Christine Dacera, her daughter was raped and her friends could have done more to prevent her passing.
Several local government units (LGUs) have announced that they have signed agreements to procure COVID-19 vaccines in advance, as the national government also begins closing deals with pharmaceutical companies.
Two brands of COVID-19 vaccines may arrive in the country by next month, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed.
Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. has signed the term sheet to secure 30 million doses of Covovax COVID-19 vaccine for the Philippines, Serum Institute of India (SII) confirmed.
If this gets implemented, will you have yourself tested?
Bad weather or not, search and rescue teams brave the waters just to find the crew and passengers of the plane.
Pre-recorded Sinulog Festival Streetdance Competition, yay or nay?
With current U.S President Donald Trump’s lead, over 10K Trump supporters mobbed in front of the U.S Capitol. Some even broke inside and breached the Senate chambers at an attempt to contest the Congress certifying Electoral College votes for Joe Biden.
AstraZeneca is second to apply for emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in the Philippines, following Pfizer.
Present or not, you are still a devotee.
Lolas! This might be your time to shine!
Is PSG's action justified? What are your thoughts?
ONCEs, TWICE’s fans, are beyond joyful to see Jeongyeon, who had been on a break from promotions, healthy and happy in a promotion video the group recently filmed.
In a press briefing held by Hong Kong’s health department, it was revealed that 4 individuals tested for the new COVID-19 variant, including one who came from the Philippines.
As the annual feast of the Black Nazarene approaches, the parochial vicar of Quiapo church appeals to the national government to allow a 50% maximum capacity in the church to welcome devotees.
Valentine Rosales, the guy with Christine Dacera in the viral CCTV clip aired by news outlets, broke his silence and shared on Facebook his side of the story.
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has signed a tripartite agreement with the local and national government, together with NTF-COVID-19 and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Philippines for the purchase of COVID-19 vaccine for the residents of the city.
Despite the uncertainties, COVID-19 national policy chief implementer and vaccine czar Carlito Galvez assured that the Chinese vaccine Sinopharm is safe to use as it has been approved by the Chinese government.
More Metro Manila LGUs have bared their plans and budgets in procuring COVID-19 vaccine doses for their respective localities, despite the discouragement of the Department of Health in making such an initiative.
To get vaccinated or not vaccinated? Out of 600 respondents in Metro Manila, only 25% agree that they are willing to get a shot of an anti-coronavirus vaccine.
Senator Imee Marcos on Monday filed Senate Bill No. 1966 which seeks to delay the hike in the premium rate contributions of the members of Phillippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).
Beginning March of this year, women employees in Liaoning province in northeastern China will be allowed to take a two-day paid leave a month for menstrual pain.
Amidst the call for justice over the death of flight attendant Christine Decera on New Year’s Eve, a post by psychic Rudy Baldwin drew flak for allegedly predicting the unfortunate incident.
President Rodrigo Duterte is in favor of deferring the contribution hike of Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) members while the country is amid the pandemic, Senator Bong Go said Sunday.
Good news, Pasigueños! You are one step closer to getting vaccinated.
While 2020 gave us 192836 months to live in, a hundred face masks to wear, gallons of alcohol to sanitize with, and a whole lot of challenges to deal with, we have conquered towards the end of the year, and learned tons of lessons to live with.
Goodbye and good riddance, 2020.
Brace yourselves for more rainy days before 2020 ends.
Moderna's COVID-19 first case of severe allergic reactions was now released to the public.
Several European nations including Ireland, France, Italy, Germany, and the Netherlands have imposed a travel ban on the United Kingdom following its report of a new variant of COVID-19.
Moderna will start delivering their vaccines to the United States.
Will it be safer at home or in school?
WHO is communicating with Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna to add their COVID-19 vaccine supplies for the poorer nations.
“Kalma muna. Marami pa naming Pasko eh.” President Duterte addresses Filipinos, urging them to stay calm and stay home during Christmas to avoid spike in COVID-19 infections.
No boyfriend? That's fine. This local brand 'Amoy Ano' will give you the experience of having a boyfriend with their boyfriend-scented 'amoy jowa' candles.
It’s the most beautiful time of the year! The holiday seasons always call for a banquet-filled table. Health experts remind Filipinos to take caution in what they drink and eat.
With the help of the Bayanihan to Recover As One Act, displaced workers in the tourism industry will be provided cash assistance.
President Rodrigo Duterte and the Cabinet greenlighted the implementation of dry run face-to-face classes in some areas with low COVID-19 risk beginning January 2021.
The Philippine General Hospital (PGH) and the Lung Center of the Philippines (LCP) are preparing for a sudden surge in COVID-19 cases after the Christmas season.
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on world leaders to declare a state of climate emergency until the target of net-zero carbon dioxide emissions is achieved.
Let us give way to the heroes of the year 2020.
This is despite the decision of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (UN-CND) to remove marijuana under Schedule IV of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs - a list including the world’s most dangerous drugs.
Starting December 14, large trucks will be banned from EDSA and other major thoroughfares from 6AM to 10AM and 5AM to 10PM, MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialogo stated.
Allergic reaction to COVID-19 vaccine is normal but will it instill fear among Filipinos after the Dengvaxia controversy?
Here is a list of the most-searched topics in Google for the year 2020, as the world tried to make sense of everything that happened in a year. Whew, what a rollercoaster ride.
German biotechnology company, BioNTech revealed that some documents related to its COVID-19 vaccine development were “unlawfully accessed” in a cyberattack on the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
Lahat Kasali, Lahat Kasalo. Pilipinas Kontra Gutom movement begins distributing meals to areas where Filipino households are most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, and the recent typhoons. Leading the distribution is Ronald McDonald House Charities through its McDonald’s Kindness Kitchen program
It's a dream come true for all Spider-Man fans as the Spider-verse goes on full swing for the multiverse, with the announcement of the return of Alfred Molina's Doctor Octopus, and the appearance of the past Peter Parkers, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire, and even Emma Stone, and Kirsten Dunst!
Hungary also donated water treatment plant to Eastern Samar after the Typhoon Yolanda in 2013.
Filipina nurse in the United Kingdom, May Parsons, delivered the first COVID-19 vaccine to 90-year-old Margeret Keenan, the first in the world to be inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine.
President Rodrigo Duterte in his public address Monday, December 7, said he wants COVID-19 tests given for free in government hospitals and health centers.
In a TripAdvisor review, Mai Pages, a mother to a six-year-old child with autism, narrated the “discriminating experience” they had on the resort.
Health Secretary Francisco Duque said he is willing to take the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine after it undergoes authorities’ evaluation.
The circulating rumor of a nationwide lockdown during the holidays, from December 23 to January 3, is fake news, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Sunday.
Christmas shopping on malls and shopping centers, is it really necessary?
Tuloy ang Paskong Pinoy!
Not even a pandemic will stop the Filipinos from celebrating the Christmas season.
In a study conducted by researchers at the National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, which has reported 94% efficacy, can produce antibodies against the disease for at least 3 months.
Quiapo Church will conduct their Simbang Gabi at the Bonifacio Shrine.