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#RollyPH lumakas pa; Signal Number 1 itinaas sa Catanduanes

Lumalakas pa ang Typhoon Rolly habang nasa bahagi ng Philippine Sea. Huling namataan ang bagyo sa layong 980 kilometers east ng Casiguran, Aurora. Taglay na nito ang lakas ng hanging aabot sa 185 kilometers bawat at pagbugsong aabot sa 230 [...]

October 31, 2020 News
Biggest’ quarantine facility

‘Biggest’ quarantine facility in Metro Manila opens in Marikina City

The biggest quarantine center, which has a 136-bed capacity, was established in Marikina City for the mandatory isolation and treatment of the city’s COVID-19 patients, the city government said on Friday. In a statement, Marikina Public Information Office (PIO) said [...]

October 30, 2020 News
typhoon’ Rolly

Signals 3 and 4 may be raised due to potential ‘super typhoon’ Rolly

Tropical cyclone wind signals (TCWS) No. 3 and 4 may be raised in some parts of the country in the coming days as typhoon Rolly (international name “Goni”) is forecast to further intensify, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services [...]

October 30, 2020 News
PhilHealth has 3 days to pay remaining P561-million debt

Gordon: PhilHealth has 3 days to pay remaining P561-million debt

The country's state insurer has three days to settle its remaining P561-million debt to Philippine Red Cross, the organization's chairman Sen. Richard Gordon said Wednesday.  Red Cross had resumed its coronavirus tests funded by the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. on [...]

October 28, 2020 News
Philippines among nations facing debt payment shock next year

Philippines among nations facing debt payment shock next year — Moody’s

Governments and corporates accumulating large debts this year for pandemic programs are bound to suffer the negative consequence of expensive payments starting next year, Moody’s Investors Service said on Monday. The scenario, in turn, threatens to further deteriorate the fiscal [...]

October 27, 2020 News
Philippines’ ambassador to Brazil

Philippines recalls ambassador to Brazil for allegedly mistreating the domestic staff

The Philippines’ ambassador to Brazil has been ordered to return home to face investigation after video surfaced allegedly showing her physically mistreating a Filipino domestic employee, officials said on Monday. Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr said in a tweet that the diplomat, [...]

October 27, 2020 News
PhilHealth pays half of debt to Red Cross

PhilHealth pays half of debt to Red Cross

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) has finally settled half of its debt to the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), albeit a day later than expected. In a statement, PhilHealth said it released Tuesday P500 million as partial [...]

October 27, 2020 News
Even flood could not stop the couple from tying the knot

Even flood could not stop the couple from tying the knot (PICS)

The couple literally braved the storm just to push their wedding through on Friday in Barangay Luyang, Mabinay town. Photos: Josephine Bohol Sabanal [...]

October 26, 2020 News

Quintas wrath in Negros Occidental (PICS)

More than 50 individuals, including a baby were rescued by personnel of the Binalbagan MDRRMO at Sitio Aslum in Barangay Marina in Negros Occidental due to flooding Monday. Flooding and landslides were also reported in Sipalay City, Negros Occidental Sunday [...]

October 26, 2020 News
No to red-tagging

‘No to red-tagging’: Angel Locsin sets record straight on being alleged NPA member

‘No to red-tagging': Kapamilya actress Angel Locsin broke her silence on being an alleged member of communist group National People's Army (NPA). In an Instagram post earlier today, Locsin said: “To set the record straight, hindi po ako parte ng [...]

October 24, 2020 News