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Robredo wants ‘more inclusive’ coordination among govt execs amid case surge

VICE President Maria Leonor "Leni" Robredo is appealing to the government to be “more inclusive” in its strategies, and coordinate with local officials and...

LGUs to revert to ECQ amid Covid surge, local execs bare 

AT least two local government officials announced on their social media accounts that they will revert to the stricter enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) amid the...

Kabataan party-list files intent to join 2022 polls amid threats

A progressive youth group from the Makabayan bloc of the House of Representatives has submitted an intent to join in the 2022 party-list polls,...

Duterte signs Create bill into law

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law Republic Act 11534 or the “Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises (Create) Act,” which seeks to...

Lawmakers push Bayanihan 3

LAWMAKERS have reiterated their call for the passage of House Bill 8628 or the proposed “Bayanihan to Arise As One Act” as the nation...

House paves way for construction of evacuation centers nationwide

THE House of Representatives on Thursday passed on third reading the bill seeking to build evacuation centers in all cities and municipalities across the...

Medical Reserve Corps Act gets final House nod

MEMBERS of the House of Representatives approved on third and final reading the proposed “Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Act,” which aims to strengthen government...

Kaliwa dam project hangs

THE construction of the China-funded Kaliwa Dam hangs as the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has yet to secure the free, prior, and...

House ratifies bicam report on bill giving President power to suspend SSS hikes

THE House of Representatives ratified the bicameral conference committee report on the proposed measure authorizing the President to suspend increases in the contribution rates...

Medical Reserve Corps Act gets final House nod

MEMBERS of the House of Representatives approved on third and final reading the proposed "Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Act," which aims to strengthen government...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...

Security forces search Myanmar protest district room by room

YANGON: People barricaded in a Yangon neighborhood overnight said on Tuesday that Myanmar security forces searched their homes room by room for anti-coup protesters,...

Royal family says Harry, Meghan racism charges ‘concerning’

LONDON: Buckingham Palace said Tuesday that allegations of racism made earlier this week by Prince Harry and Meghan were “concerning" and would be addressed...

From the White House to the dog house: Biden’s pooches sent home after ‘biting incident’

WASHINGTON, D.C.: President Joe Biden has sent his two dogs back to his family home in Wilmington, Delaware, after the younger of the two...

US lets Venezuelans stay temporarily, will review sanctions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Biden administration said on Monday it is offering temporary legal residency to several hundred thousand Venezuelans who fled their country’s economic...