Home News Nation

Nation

Politicians warned vs abusing authority amid coronavirus

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to detain politicians who will engage in corruption and politicking in light of the 2019...

Ex-senators Marcos, Alvarez infected with COVID-19

MANILA – Former senators Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos and Heherson “Sonny” Alvarez have been tested positive for the coronavirus disease  2019 (COVID-19).
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III says it is still too early to decide on whether the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) should be lifted or extended beyond April 14. ABS-CBN NEWS

Will ECQ be lifted beyond April 14? Too early to tell, says DOH chief

MANILA – It is still premature to decide on whether the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) should be lifted or extended beyond April 14,...

DOH records 7 more COVID-19 casualties

MANILA – The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has killed seven more persons in the country, bringing the total to 78. Meanwhile, the...
Investigators gather around burnt Lion Air plane at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila late night on Sunday. Eight persons, including two foreign nationals, were perished in the crash. EPA

‘Thorough’ probe sought on NAIA plane crash that killed 8

MANILA – Malacañang on Monday called for a “thorough” investigation of the accident involving a medical evacuation plane that burst into flames during takeoff...
Boxes of coronavirus testing kits for use by medical field personnel at a New York State emergency operations incident command center during the Coronavirus outbreak in New Rochelle, New York, U.S., Mar. 17, 2020. REUTERS

DOH BACKPEDALS: Faulty COVID-19 test kits not from China

MANILA – The Department of Health clarified  that the COVID-19 test kits that it earlier said were “inaccurate” were proposed to be donated by a private...
Members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) secure the border of Mandaluyong and Manila on March 17, 2020. ABS-CBN News

‘PNP can’t be lenient on curfew violators’

MANILA – The Philippine National Police (PNP) warned that curfew violators under the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) will now be arrested as...

Pacquiao seeks probe on leaked Barangay Dasmariñas letter

MANILA – Sen. Manny Pacquiao slammed the circulation of the letter of a Dasmariñas Village barangay official ordering him and his household members to...
Malacañang is urging the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine to ensure accuracy of coronavirus disease 2019 test results before releasing them to concerned parties. This after the RITM clarified that ACT-CIS party-list Representative Eric Go Yap is negative for the viral disease, saying the mistake was due to a “clerical oversight.” GMA NEWS

PALACE URGES RITM: ‘Ensure accuracy of COVID-19 test results’

MANILA – Malacañang has urged the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) to ensure accuracy in releasing test results for the coronavirus disease 2019...
Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III

Koko ready for raps on quarantine ‘breach’

MANILA – Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III is ready to answer charges for his supposed breach of quarantine protocols. “I...

Latest News

error: Content is protected !!