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Philippines reports 1st case of COVID-19 'variant under monitoring' B.1.1.318

The B.1.1.318 variant of COVID-19 has 14 mutations, including some present in the highly transmissible Delta and Beta variants

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Blacklist clobbers Onic to defend MPL Philippines throne

The Mobile Legends Professional League Philippines crown stays with Blacklist International! MPLPH

10/24/2021 5:56:00 PM

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Despite protests, Chinese vessels linger in West Philippine Sea

'This is evidence of the Chinese militia's shell game in the Spratly Islands,' says the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative of the Center for Strategic and International Studies

10/24/2021 5:46:00 PM

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PH welcomes 3 million more Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine doses

PH welcomes 3 million more Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine doses

10/24/2021 3:57:00 PM

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Sara says she discussed HNP helping Marcos' presidential bid

'What we talked about is how HNP (Hugpong ng Pagbabago) in [the] Davao Region can help his bid for the presidency,' Sara Duterte says in an ambush interview with local media

Ang pagbabago na pinagusapan na sigurado daw na gagawan nila ay ang paraan para madaya ang eleksyon. Wow another plan in the making.
... and Senator Bongbong will return the favor and will convince her and insist that she run as his Vice President. pati ang flow ng pagti-teamup, swabeng swabe. Classic talaga.. Hindi harabas at hanep sa finesse. wala na. tapos na. uwian na. sakay na. MARCOSDUTERTE2022

10/24/2021 12:56:00 PM

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Sara, Bongbong discuss how HNP can help his 2022 presidential bid

Sara says she discussed with Bongbong how HNP can help his 2022 presidential bid

10/24/2021 11:40:00 AM

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PH records over 5k new COVID cases, 208 new deaths

Philippines records over 5k new COVID cases, over 200 new deaths

10/24/2021 11:28:00 AM

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Sara reiterates: I am not running for president; HNP to endorse BBM for presidency

Sara reiterates: I am not running for president; HNP to endorse BBM for presidency

10/24/2021 10:27:00 AM

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Sara, Bongbong discuss how HNP can help his 2022 presidential bid

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said Sunday she discussed with former Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos, Jr. during a meeting in Cebu how her regional party can help his presidential bid next year.

10/24/2021 10:23:00 AM

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Dragdagulan na: Manila Luzon returns to the Philippines

Manila Luzon is set to lead the Filipino drag reality show 'Drag Den Philippines'

10/24/2021 6:44:00 AM

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How Mindanao fisher Roberto Ballon saved a town’s drowning livelihood

Ka Dodoy's dedication to his family and community has earned him the 2021 Ramon Magsaysay Award, considered the most prestigious award in Asia

10/24/2021 5:12:00 AM

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DILI TINUOD: Duterte giila sa US isip usa sa 12 ka kampyon batok sa korupsyon sa kalibotan

Walay labot si Presidente Rodrigo Duterte sa mga giilang mananaog sa US State Department. Ang orihinal nga post nag-gikan sa usa satirical page ug gipakaylap nga walay konteksto.

10/24/2021 3:52:00 AM

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Britain reports highest weekly COVID-19 cases since July

LONDON - Britain recorded the highest number of new cases of COVID-19 since July over the past week, government figures showed on Saturday, a day after Prime Minister Boris Johnson played

10/24/2021 3:46:00 AM

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Cebu port exec reveals Sara, Imee and BBM meet behind closed doors

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/23/2021 6:49:00 PM

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COVID-19 reproduction number in PH down to 0.52 – OCTA Research

MANILA, Philippines — The country’s COVID-19 reproduction number has dropped to 0.52 and the seven-day average is down to 5,451, Dr. Guido David, a fellow at the independent pandemic monitor

10/23/2021 5:34:00 PM

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DOST: Lagundi effective in easing COVID-19 symptoms

DOST: Lagundi, tawa-tawa effective in easing COVID19 symptoms

10/23/2021 5:30:00 PM

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Pinay scientist, wagi sa Green Talents award ng German government

Pinay scientist, wagi sa Green Talents award ng German government

10/23/2021 5:15:00 PM

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Leni-Kiko ready to face Bongbong-Sara, Sara-Bongbong, says Drilon

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/23/2021 5:00:00 PM

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B.League: Paras, Ramos solid games not enough in losses

B.League: Paras, Ramos solid games not enough in losses

10/23/2021 4:45:00 PM

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Further study needed to use virgin coconut oil vs COVID-19 – DOST

The Department of Science and Technology says that the prospective alternative treatments need to be tested on a live virus, which means the study needs to be done outside the Philippines

10/23/2021 3:46:00 PM

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Vaccines still effective vs new Delta sublineage – expert

COVID-19 vaccines will still work against the new Delta sublineage, despite it being reportedly 10% more transmissible than the original Delta variant, an infectious disease expert told CNN Philippines.

10/23/2021 3:08:00 PM

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PFF: Official roster of PH Under-23 team out

PFF: Official roster of PH Under-23 team out

10/23/2021 1:08:00 PM

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Patient recruitment for ivermectin trial vs COVID-19 to begin in November

The enrollment of participants for the clinical trial that seeks to determine if the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin works against COVID-19 is set to begin next month, Science and Technology Undersecretary Rowena Guevara says.

10/23/2021 12:28:00 PM

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COVID-19 and WPS issue: Focal points of significance to UN

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/23/2021 12:15:00 PM

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Iloilo town gets 619 housing units from Nograles-led Task Force Yolanda

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/23/2021 8:40:00 AM

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Cooking noob? Kitchen appliances every beginner needs, and why

From the trusty multi-cooker to the popular air fryer – here are a few favorite time-saving appliances that can help beginners navigate the kitchen

10/23/2021 7:27:00 AM

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Vaccinating elders has biggest impact on hospitalizations – analysis

What is one thing governments can do to maximize vaccinations, protect health care systems, and help avoid lockdowns? Real world data shows that vaccinating the elderly population is one way to go.

10/23/2021 4:55:00 AM

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Bongbong Marcos waiting for substitutions to finalize slate

Even who will be his running mate might depend on substitution

BBMFORPRESIDENT2022
Zarzuela na naman sila para magcreate ng drama. Tantanan nyo na... hindi na kayo cute.

10/23/2021 2:01:00 AM

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Cebu City starts vaccination of college students

Cebu City has begun its vaccination of college students in Higher Education Institutions in the city, aiming to vaccinate 65,000 students.

10/23/2021 2:00:00 AM

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Restaurants, spas can fire unvaxxed staff, defer pay

MANILA, Philippines — Establishments that are allowed to offer dine-in or in-person services under the relaxed alert levels so long as their workers are vaccinated can withhold the salary

10/23/2021 1:00:00 AM

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Marcos: If I win as president, I will continue to develop Cebu as an economic hub

Marcos: If I win as president, I will continue to develop Cebu as an economic hub

10/22/2021 6:20:00 PM

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Bohol to open borders to fully vaccinated travelers

Bohol to scrap RT-PCR testing for fully-vaccinated travelers

10/22/2021 5:20:00 PM

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Will DOJ drug war review probe Duterte? 'We'll find out in time'

Experts say to challenge ICC's jurisdiction, the Philippines must hurdle a 'mirror test' – meaning it must prove it is also investigating Duterte

10/22/2021 5:05:00 PM

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Marcos to finalize slate after the candidate substitution period

Marcos to finalize slate after the candidate substitution period

10/22/2021 4:34:00 PM

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Marcos campaign headquarters in Cebu City inaugurated

Marcos campaign headquarters in Cebu City inaugurated

10/22/2021 4:17:00 PM

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‘Bongbong’ Marcos gets warm welcome from 120 supporters at first Mactan-Mandaue bridge

‘Bongbong’ Marcos gets warm welcome from 120 supporters at first Mactan-Mandaue bridge

10/22/2021 2:35:00 PM

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'Sara All 2022': Sara Duterte confirms Cebu visit

In 'Sara All 2022' hoodie, Duterte daughter goes to Cebu

10/22/2021 2:15:00 PM

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Labor leader Sonny Matula completes Robredo’s senatorial slate

MANILA, Philippines — Labor leader and lawyer Sonny Matula has been chosen to be the 12th candidate in the senatorial lineup of Vice President Leni Robredo for the 2022 national

10/22/2021 11:43:00 AM

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Sonny Matula is 12th member of Robredo's Senate slate

WATCH: Presidential candidate and Vice President Leni Robredo announces on Friday, October 22, labor leader and lawyer Sonny Matula as the 12th senatorial aspirant under her slate. Full story:

Oppsss hahaha
Madumb.

10/22/2021 11:35:00 AM

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One of world's last two northern white rhinos dropped from breeding program

One of world's last two northern white rhinos dropped from race to save the species

10/22/2021 9:55:00 AM

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Thailand to allow vaccinated tourists from US, Europe

Thailand to allow vaccinated tourists from 46 countries and territories, PM says COVID19

10/22/2021 3:20:00 AM

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Duterte: No drug dealers among the rich in PH

ICYMI: President Duterte countered critics of his administration’s drug war, saying there are no drug dealers among the rich in the country.

10/22/2021 12:01:00 AM

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Ilang naulila ng 'tokhang' dismayado sa DOJ probe

Ilang naulila ng 'tokhang' dismayado sa drug war review ng DOJ

10/22/2021 12:00:00 AM

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‘Don’t lose hope’: Robredo vows to help relatives of EJK victims

ICYMI: Vice President Leni Robredo vowed to extend assistance to the relatives of victims of extra-judicial killings in the Duterte administration’s brutal war on drugs.

10/21/2021 11:00:00 PM

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Why are COVID-19 vaccinations in the Philippines slowing down?

Almost unimaginable in the early months of the vaccine drive, the Philippines now has a stockpile of almost 40 million doses

and still no vaccine arrival/no baccine schedule in lgu's
That's enough to vaccinate 1/6 the population

10/21/2021 9:16:00 PM

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Mystery shrouds Xavier-Ateneo campus sale plan, alumni seek transparency

Concerned alumni urge Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan to provide copies of its agreements with real estate developer Cebu Landmasters

10/21/2021 8:36:00 PM

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Robredo to supporters: Be calm, gentle and do good deeds

ICYMI: 'Madaling makipagtalo; mas radikal ang magmahal,' Robredo said.

10/21/2021 8:01:00 PM

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Robredo assures families of EJK victims: ‘My door is always open’

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/21/2021 6:40:00 PM

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Facebook's oversight board seeks more transparency on high-profile users

Facebook's independent oversight board demanded more transparency from the social media giant, saying the company was not 'fully forthcoming' on how it deals with certain high-profile user accounts.

10/21/2021 6:37:00 PM

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Subvariant of COVID Delta strain not yet in PH, says DOH

DOH: Subvariant of COVID-19 Delta strain not yet detected in Philippines

10/21/2021 5:20:00 PM

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Duterte: I take full responsibility for drug war

Duterte tells 'ICC-wary' Bato: I take full responsibility for drug war

10/21/2021 3:20:00 PM

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Journalists' group: Ombudsman's move restricting access to SALN puts more barriers to transparency

NUJP slams the Ombudsman's plans to amend the SALN law saying it will restrict their access to information on government officials. ANCSoundbytes WATCH:

10/21/2021 3:15:00 PM

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Ces Drilon says presidential aspirant should at least 'acknowledge' kin's faults

A presidential aspirant earlier said he could only apologize for himself.

10/21/2021 11:51:00 AM

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81 pct fully vaccinated vs COVID-19 in NCR

Metro Manila has vaccinated about 8 in 10 of its target population against COVID-19.

10/21/2021 11:45:00 AM

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LIVE UPDATES: COVID-19 pandemic

CNN Philippines gives you real-time updates on the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 vaccines.

10/21/2021 6:05:00 AM

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Health body warns restricting travel over vaccine type

Restricting travel over vaccine type could be discrimination, Pan American health body says

10/21/2021 6:00:00 AM

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'Great honor': Chinese envoy meets Bongbong Marcos anew at embassy event

Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian meets with presidential aspirant Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr. at an event organized by the Chinese Embassy in Manila.

10/21/2021 4:28:00 AM

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DOH magdadagdag ng ospital sa COVID vaccination ng mga bata

DOH, dadagdagan pa ang mga ospital na nagsasagawa ng pediatric COVID-19 vaccination

10/21/2021 12:00:00 AM

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PH raises daily vaccination target to 1.5 million

PH raises daily vaccination target to 1.5 million

10/20/2021 10:30:00 PM

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CHR backs up DOJ; urges witnesses to testify in probe of drug war deaths

The Nation's Leading Newspaper

10/20/2021 9:45:00 PM

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Duterte belittles anew Senate probe on Pharmally deals

Duterte tells senators to stop using Pharmally issue 'in aid of elections'

10/20/2021 9:00:00 PM

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DOJ drug war review challenges PNP's 'self-defense' narrative

DOJ drug war review challenges PNP's 'self-defense' narrative

10/20/2021 8:30:00 PM

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DOJ, naglabas ng matrix tungkol sa drug war ng PNP

DOJ, naglabas ng matrix tungkol sa drug war ng PNP

10/20/2021 8:00:00 PM

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Russia says Putin won't fly to Glasgow, in blow for climate talks

Britain, host of COP26 in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12, is seeking support from major powers for a more radical plan to tackle global warming

10/20/2021 5:20:00 PM

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Ang Ilustrador ng Kabataan celebrates 30 years with Ateneo Art Gallery exhibit

PRESS RELEASE: Ang INK, the country’s first and only organization of illustrators for children, launches a fresh collection of artwork in response to the prompt: 'What is your INK story?'

10/20/2021 9:10:00 AM

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Ex-DOH chief opposes pediatric vaccination in hospitals

Former Health Secretary Janette Garin has raised concern on the COVID-19 vaccination of minors in hospitals, days after its pilot rollout in select areas.

10/20/2021 9:08:00 AM

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Duterte confident in hitting COVID-19 vaccination target before Christmas

President Rodrigo Duterte expressed optimism that most cities in the country will hit or surpass the COVID-19 vaccination target before Christmas.

10/20/2021 1:49:00 AM

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