NorthPort, ROS swing 1st PBA trade for 2021

Manila, Jan. 21 -- NorthPort Batang Pier and Rain Or Shine Elasto Painters have started shuffling their lineup in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) teams ahead of the 2021 season by agreeing... Read More

PNP's one-stop shop in MOA part of 'new normal'

Manila, Jan. 21 -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Debold Sinas, on Wednesday said the opening of an extension office of the Civil Security Group (CSG) at the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) is par... Read More

Biden sworn-in to office as Trump leaves for Florida

Manila, Jan. 21 -- President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were officially sworn into office Wednesday in a heavily-guarded but sparsely attended ceremony at the US Capitol. Security for... Read More

PCOO releases 1st FOI Code of Practice

Manila, Jan. 20 -- The 2020 Freedom of Information's (FOI) Code of Practice is now digitally available for government agencies' reference and for public consumption. The Presidential Communications O... Read More

WHO reports surge in coronavirus deaths last week

Manila, Jan. 20 -- Over 93,000 people died from coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the past week, which is a record high figure since the start of the pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO)... Read More

UP protest actions won't be hampered: Lorenzana

Manila, Jan. 20 -- Even with the scrapping of the Department of National Defense-University of the Philippines (DND-UP) Agreement of 1989, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Wednesday students... Read More

Gordon files bill expanding pool of vaccinators

Manila, Jan. 20 -- Senator Richard Gordon has filed a bill seeking to expand the country's pool of vaccinators for the implementation of the government's national program for immunization in times of ... Read More

Delays projected in poorer nations' access to vaccines

Manila, Jan. 20 -- 9 vaccines in the 92 least developed countries will not start before late March, health authorities said Tuesday. While high and middle-income countries are already undergoing vacc... Read More

Bicol Int'l Airport now 72.2% complete

DARAGA, Jan. 20 -- The construction of the Bicol International Airport (BIA), which is touted as the country's "most scenic gateway", is moving at a fast pace. To date, the construction work of the B... Read More

US surpasses 400K Covid-19 deaths: Johns Hopkins

Manila, Jan. 20 -- The US reported another grim milestone on Tuesday, with the number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) deaths surpassing 400,000, according to Johns Hopkins University. The Mary... Read More