Faithful urged to balance relaxation, reflection during Holy Week

MANILA, March 31 -- Catholic Church officials on Friday urged the faithful who will go on vacation not to forget the true essence of the Holy Week, which starts next week. According to Fr. Jerome Sec... Read More

Quiapo Church to hold motorcade on Good Friday

MANILA, March 31 -- The Quiapo Church will be holding a motorcade and parade the image of the Black Nazarene on April 7, church officials announced Friday. According to Fr. Earl Valdez of the Minor B... Read More

Filipino faithful asked to pray for Pope Francis' fast recovery

MANILA, March 30 -- Filipino faithful have been requested to pray for the immediate recovery of Pope Francis, who is in the hospital for respiratory infections. "Let us pray for Pope Francis as he un... Read More

BI issues reminders to outbound travelers ahead of Holy Week

MANILA, March 30 -- Ahead of the Holy Week, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Thursday issued reminders to travelers who are required to present additional documentary requirements before they may be ... Read More

DPWH starts rehab on R10, C3 roads in Navotas

MANILA, March 30 -- The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has started the repair works for the preventive rehabilitation of 358 linear meter road section of Radial Road 10 (R-10) to C3 Ro... Read More

BOC-ESS seizes close to P1B worth of shipments in Q1

MANILA, March 29 -- The Bureau of Customs-Enforcement and Security Service (BOC-ESS) seized 81 shipments from January to March, with an estimated value of PHP999.474 million. BOC Commissioner Bienven... Read More

Person in communion bread review may be excommunicated: CBCP exec

MANILA, March 29 -- An official of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) said the student who made the consecrated host a subject of his food review may face excommunication. Fr.... Read More

Over 5K jobs available in 2-day tourism job fairs: DOLE

MANILA, March 29 -- Job seekers, especially those looking for opportunities in the tourism sector, may participate in the second special simultaneous job fairs that will run from Thursday to Friday in... Read More

Comelec eyes automation of village, youth polls

MANILA, March 28 -- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is planning to automate the succeeding Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) after the Oct. 30, 2023 polls. "There is no turning... Read More

Cavite diocese urges faithful to attend Sunday Masses in person

MANILA, March 28 -- The Diocese of Cavite urged the faithful to physically attend Masses in churches every Sunday. In a circular letter, Bishop Reynaldo Evangelista said the public is encouraged to b... Read More