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WATCH: Gordon gets emotional as senators express support amid pandemic probe

Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and fellow opposition senators Kiko Pangilinan and Risa Hontiveros thank their colleague for leading the probe into the alleged anomalous pandemic deals

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Tokyo daily COVID-19 infections hit record highThe new record comes a day after Japan decided to extend states of emergency to three prefectures near Olympic host Tokyo.

China pauses passport renewals to try to keep COVID-19 Delta variant outChina has stopped issuing and renewing passports for non-urgent purposes to try to minimize travel amid the rapid spread of coronavirus variants.

Manila opens drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination site at Quirino GrandstandMANILA, Philippines — The Manila city government on Saturday opened a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination site at the Quirino Grandstand. Photos uploaded by the Manila Public Information Office showed Manila Mayor Isko Moreno and Vice Mayor Honey Lacuna also attending the event. ADVERTISEMENT The event was also attended by Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur […] Much better indeed IskoMoreno Mabuti naman at gumaya na rin sa ibang city na may drive thru ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ StayHome PHI

PNP logs 106 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deathsMANILA, Philippines — A total of 106 more police officers have contracted COVID-19 with two more succumbing to the severe respiratory illness, the Philippine National DYGalvezINQ And theyre fully vaxxed.

Public urged to get vaccinated as CDC shows danger of COVID-19 Delta variantAn infectious disease expert on Saturday, July 31, stressed the importance of vaccination as a document released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that the more transmissible Delta variant is as Hindi nga kami inaaccommodate dito e tsktsk madaya mayor dito e.. si congw nalang your pag-asa, congw DoktoraHelenTan paano po kaya kaming di kasali sa priority group?

Laoag City’s active COVID-19 cases breach 1,000 markThis capital city of Ilocos Norte has 1,045 active COVID-19 cases as it experiences a “major surge” in infections in recent weeks, data from the city government said Saturday.