Philippines Sat, 19 Sep 2020 18:44:00 +0800Yes, Harry Roque, 'tilapia' can be found in Manila Bay
However, research from the National Fisheries Research and Development Institute confirms that tilapia do indeed habitate the Manila Bay.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:14:00 +0800'Meet our Moses': Precious Lara Quigaman, Marco Alcaraz welcome 3rd son
Celebrity couple Precious Lara Quigaman and Marco Alcaraz have welcomed their third baby on September 17.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:06:00 +0800COVID-19 tally in Philippines exceeds 280,000 with 3,962 new cases
(Updated 4:25 p.m.) Over 30.05 million cases of the coronavirus, including around 943,000 deaths, have been recorded globally according to the World Health Organization’s latest figures.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:01:00 +0800Meet the full-blooded Filipina booter in England's top football tournament
Mayumi "Maz" Pacheco, who was born to Filipino parents in Ormskirk, West Lancashire, has been on the rosters of some of England's top teams like Liverpool and West Ham United.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 15:23:00 +0800Visa woes sidelines Obiena from Doha pole vault tourney
With the help of Philippine athletics chief Philip Ella Juico and the Philippine Sports Commission, Obiena is currently fixing the issue with hopes of keeping him in Formia, Italy where he is training under world renowned Ukrainian coach Vitaly Petro...
Philippines Headlines Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:06:00 +0800COVID-19 tally in Philippines exceeds 280,000 with 3,962 new cases
(Updated 4:25 p.m.) Over 30.05 million cases of the coronavirus, including around 943,000 deaths, have been recorded globally according to the World Health Organization’s latest figures.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:03:00 +0800Duterte rules retaining 1-meter distancing in public transpo
(Updated 10:23 a.m.) President Rodrigo Duterte has decided to maintain the one-meter physical distancing required on public transportation, Malacañang announced on Saturday morning.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0800Palace welcomes France, Germany, UK support for Philippine sea claims
Malacañang welcomed yesterday the support of France, Germany and the United Kingdom in asserting the Philippines’ historic rights and rejecting China’s sweeping claims in the South China Sea.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0800FDA: You can’t get COVID-19 from food
The Food and Drug Administration has maintained that there is no evidence the coronavirus disease 2019 can be transmitted from food to humans as the ban on imported poultry products from Brazil remains in place.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +080069,000 PUVs ready to ferry commuters – LTFRB
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has assured commuters that over 69,000 public utility vehicles are available to serve them amid concerns on the re-implementation of the strict one-meter distancing policy in mass transportati...
Philippines Nation Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:21:00 +0800Marine killed, 4 hurt in Maguindanao bomb attack
A Marine was killed while four others were injured late Friday when a bomb hit their vehicle while en route to a secluded area to reinforce Army troops fighting Dawlah Islamiya bandits.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +08002.4 million Pinoy kids at risk for measles
Saying some 2.4 million Filipino children under five are susceptible to measles, the Department of Health , World Health Organization and United Nations Children’s Fund will conduct a supplemental immunization drive.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0800Baguio COVID-19 cases surge again
The number of coronavirus disease 2019 cases in this city peaked anew with 72 recorded in the past seven days.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0800Batangas hospital gets ultrasound machine
Through the efforts of Sen. Bong Go and his office, the Batangas Provincial Hospital received an ultrasound machine on Wednesday.Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0800Taguig locks down 4 areas
The city government of Taguig yesterday placed four areas in Barangay Sta. Ana under lockdown until the end of the month.
Philippines Zamboanga Sat, 19 Sep 2020 18:37:00 +0800HVT suspect killed in anti-drug sting
A HIGH-VALUE target (HVT) drug personality was killed in a shootout in a joint police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) operation in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, the police said.PoliceSat, 19 Sep 2020 18:35:00 +080046,000 workers lost jobs due to Covid-19
MAYOR Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar said that 46,000 workers in Zamboanga City have lost their jobs brought about by the effects of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.Salazar said the data isSat, 19 Sep 2020 18:30:00 +0800BFAR holds fish examiners’ training
THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is conducting a 15-day Fish Examiners Training Course to boost the anti-illegal fishing campaign in the region, a top BFAR official said.BFAR RegionalSat, 19 Sep 2020 18:25:00 +08001 died, 1 hurt in highway mishap
ONE person died while another was injured when the cargo truck they were aboard tipped over along a highway in Zamboanga Sibugay province, local police said.Police Captain Edwin Duco, Police Regional Office-ZamboangaSat, 19 Sep 2020 13:56:00 +08001 killed, 4 hurt in Maguindanao roadside bombing
A MARINE soldier was killed while four others were wounded in a roadside bombing in the province of Maguindanao, officials said Saturday, September 19, 2020.Major General Juvymax Uy, 6th Infantry Division