‘Bayanihan na’: PGH seeks blood donation for Visayas region COVID-19 patients

The Philippine General Hospital is asking COVID-19 survivors to donate blood for patients in the Visayas Region which has provinces seen to be the...

Does vitamin D ward off coronavirus? Don’t reach for the supplements yet

It has been suggested that taking vitamin D may protect people from getting COVID-19. But should we be using supplements to ward off the...

A throwback to Reed Bank tragedy: 2019 ship collision recalled after alleged Mindoro coast...

The tragic collision between the ships of China and the Philippines last year was recently recalled online after Palace downplayed another incident, this time,...

Are we winning the battle vs COVID-19? Data from experts dispute Roque’s ‘we won’...

Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque might have remarked that the country "won" against the predicted number of COVID-19 cases from the University of the Philippines but data indicate that...

Women leaders and coronavirus: look beyond stereotypes to find the secret of their success

Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand, Tsai Ing-Wen of Taiwan and Angela Merkel of Germany have all been singled out for the way they have...

Filipino doctors shield families with ‘quarantent’, safe spaces

MANILA — After taking a job in a hospital's COVID-19 emergency room, Philippine doctor Jan Claire Dorado planned to move out of the family home...
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Magic stoplight? Manila traffic enforcers deny alleged ‘traffic light modus’

The Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau recently denied that it is involved in a supposed "modus operandi" involving a faulty stoplight in Manila following...

At glance: How Philippines fares in Southeast Asia COVID-19 situation

A science organization compared the spike of COVID-19 cases between the Philippines and Indonesia, two of the countries that have the highest total number...

Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy protection as COVID-19 cancels shows

Canada's Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday as the COVID-19 pandemic forced the famed circus operator to cancel shows and lay off its...
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Animated short film highlighting love and all kinds of it features poem narrated by...

To celebrate Pride Month, content creator and local shirt brand over the weekend released an animated short film about love and all-kinds of it...

Gilead prices COVID-19 drug remdesivir at $2,340 per patient in developed nations

Gilead Sciences Inc on Monday priced its COVID-19 antiviral remdesivir at $2,340 per patient for wealthier nations and agreed to send nearly all of its supply...

Scores of children killed in Philippines’ war on drugs — report

GENEVA — At least 129 children have been killed in the Philippines' four-year war on drugs, most by police or allied assailants, but they may...

UPLB’s COVID testing center gets certified as coronavirus tally reaches 36,438

The country has a newly certified facility dedicated to detect COVID-19 amid the spike in the number of infected individuals this month. In Facebook post...
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Lawyer criticized Kakie’s notes on Corona’s impeachment trial and here’s how she responded

Teen singer-songwriter Frankie "Kakie" Pangilinan responded to a lawyer who called her out after she shared her old notes on the impeachment trial of...

Homecoming of stranded Filipinos halted in some areas as more returnees test positive for...

The national government's program to send Filipinos home to the provinces was accused anew of causing the COVID-19 transmissions to different parts of the...