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Indian fugitive arrested in Philippines

Paranaque City [Philippines], October 19 (ANI): An Indian fugitive have been arrested in the Philippines' city of Paranaque, local media ...

Yulo yields World Gymnastics floor exercise title in Japan

MANILA - Carlos Yulo relinquished his FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship floor exercise title on Saturday after placing fifth in ...

Voting process goes well in San Juan simulation: Comelec

MANILA - The Commission on Elections (Comelec) held a voting simulation for two villages at the San Juan Elementary School ...

PSA to launch PhilSys ambassadors, official jingle Oct. 25

MANILA-The Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA) will launch the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) ambassadors on Monday (Oct. 25).The country's Pop icon ...

PH to focus on 'vax to the max' strategy

MANILA - The national government will be ramping up vaccination strategies by involving the private sector in achieving population protection ...

Canada lifts advisory vs. non-essential int'l travel

OTTAWA-The Canadian government has lifted its advisory against all non-essential international travel by Canadians outside the country which were in ...

Police to monitor Zambo cemeteries on 'Undas'

ZAMBOANGA CITY - The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) readied a security plan for the upcoming observance of All Souls' ...

Nationwide rollout of pediatric vaccination begins Oct. 29

MANILA - Local government units (LGUs) nationwide will roll out pediatric vaccination beginning October 29, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., the ...

Zambo City marks 1,795 breakthrough Covid-19 infections

ZAMBOANGA CITY - The City Health Office here has recorded 1,795 breakthrough infections since the vaccination program against coronavirus disease ...

80 micro-entrepreneurs in Pampanga get subsidies

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga - At least 80 more nano and micro-entrepreneurs here received subsidies from the city government ...

More vax supply to speed up minors' inoculation: Palace

MANILA-Malacanang on Saturday expressed confidence that the delivery of more coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines to the country would fast-track ...

Ilokano volunteers donate blood to the needy

LAOAG CITY-Responding to the call of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) to donate blood and save a life, particularly in ...

LTO sees completion of computerization project in 2022

BAGUIO CITY -The Land Transportation Management System (LTMS) sees full completion nationwide before the term of President Rodrigo Duterte ends ...

Covid-19 vaccines available for all in 2022: BioNTech founders

OVIEDO, Spain - BioNTech co-founders Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci said Friday they expect there would be enough supply of ...

PH Navy sets Exercise 'Pagsisikap 2021' in Basilan, Sulu

ZAMBOANGA CITY - The Philippine Navy, through Naval Forces Western Mindanao (NFWM), will conduct the five-day Exercise "Pagsisikap 2021" in ...

Lanzones Fest kicks off revival of Camiguin's economy

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin - Despite the threat of the pandemic and lanzones scarcity, the island province will still celebrate the annual ...

Sorsogon Capitol restored to original architectural plan

SORSOGON CITY - The century-old Provincial Capitol of Sorsogon, a survivor of the Japanese invasion during World War II in ...

Pfizer says its Covid-19 vax 90% effective in kids

WASHINGTON - Pfizer and its partner BioNTech said their coronavirus disease 2019 vaccine is safe and 90.7 percent effective against ...

P60-M drainage project to curb flooding in strawberry farm

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet -The municipal government sees an end to the flooding problem that besets the strawberry farm here, with ...

Cops assist in Davao de Oro PhilSys registration

DAVAO CITY - Residents of Barangay Masara and nearby areas in Maco, Davao de Oro participated in a recent Philippine ...

US actor Baldwin fires prop gun, kills cinematographer

ANKARA - Famous US actor and producer Alec Baldwin, 68, fatally shot a cinematographer and injured a film director with ...

EU eyes collab with small PH towns on environment projects

ITOGON, Benguet - The European Union (EU) sees possibilities for collaboration projects related to climate change and waste management in ...

2 LPAs spotted in PH waters Saturday

MANILA - Two low-pressure areas (LPAs) spotted in Philippine waters are expected to bring some rains and moderate winds on ...

PH-procured, donated vax near 100 million mark: Galvez

MANILA - The number of doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines either procured by the government or donated to ...

PH-procured, donated vax near 100M mark: Galvez

MANILA - The number of doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines either procured by the government or donated to ...

Vaccinating kids as important as protecting adults

MANILA - The local governments of Manila and Quezon City (QC) took part in the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccination ...

Azkals vie for Asian Cup U-23 slot in Singapore qualifiers

MANILA - The Philippine Azkals' under-23 team is looking to make it to the AFC U-23 Asian Cup through the ...

Upgraded airport to boost Camiguin economy: Tugade

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - The opening of the upgraded PHP132.2-million airport in Camiguin province could signal better post-pandemic economic ...

EU envoy leads distribution of DRRM supplies in Itogon

ITOGON, Benguet -European Union (EU) Ambassador to the Philippines Luc Veron led the distribution of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management ...

PhilRice intensifies rice seed distribution in Caraga provinces

BUTUAN CITY - The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) based in Agusan del Norte (PhilRice-Agusan) has intensified its distribution of ...

PhilRice intensifies rice seeds distribution in Caraga provinces

BUTUAN CITY - The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) based in Agusan del Norte (PhilRice-Agusan) has intensified its distribution of ...

DENR mulls allowing more tourists in Boracay Island

MANILA-The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is looking into the possibility of increasing Boracay Island's carrying capacity so ...

No confirmed reports of 'no jab, no pay' employers: Concepcion

MANILA - Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion on Friday dismissed reports that some employers are ...

Some parents hesitant in sending kids back to school

MANILA- Even with cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections on the decline, some parents remain half-hearted in sending ...

231 new police recruits take oath in Central Luzon

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga - A total of 231 new police recruits took their oath as members of the Police Regional ...

Talisay City caravan highlights 144 Malasakit Centers

CEBU CITY - The Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas (OPAV) highlighted on Friday the impact of the ...

Boracay to accept fully-vaxxed tourists without negative RT-PCR

ILOILO CITY - Fully vaccinated tourists can soon enter Boracay in Malay, Aklan without presenting a negative reverse transcription-polymerase chain ...

Convention center to rise in Aurora for tourism growth

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga - A PHP93.59-million convention center will soon rise in Dingalan, Aurora to boost tourism infrastructure ...

Ilocos Norte gov't gives gas subsidy to trike, jeepney drivers

LAOAG CITY-More than 1,000 tricycle and jeepney drivers in the province of Ilocos Norte will receive fuel subsidies to assist ...

Ex-NPA rebel, family get new lease on life in Negros

BACOLOD CITY - A former New People's Army (NPA) rebel and his son, who was once a child combatant, are ...

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US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Russia says more gas to Europe after approval of Nord Stream 2

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has indicated that in exchange for increasing gas supplies to Europe to ease the current energy crisis, ...

Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday with the Dow Jones advancing, while the Nasdaq Composite ...

Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

To refinance after bankruptcy, Hertz files for IPO

WASHINGTON D.C.: Rental car company Hertz, which filed for bankruptcy early in the pandemic, emerging on 30th June, has filed ...

Stocks in Asia mixed to flat, Nikkei 225 does best, rising 96 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were little moved on Asian markets on Friday, although the tech sector showed some buoyancy."The ...

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