Baby named HTML achieves instant fame hours after being born

Welcome to the world, baby Hypertext Markup Language.

Fully vaccinated seniors now allowed to roam in GCQ and MGCQ areas

Fully vaccinated seniors now allowed to roam in GCQ and MGCQ areas

It is hoped that this will encourage more senior citizens to get their jabs.

Public humiliation of LGBTQIA+ persons in Maguindanao divide Muslim community

Public humiliation of LGBTQIA+ persons in Maguindanao divide Muslim community

LGBTQIA+ activists have reiterated their call to pass the SOGIE Equality bill to protect members of the community

Covid-19 cases begin to rise outside NCR; Duterte singles out Mindanao, Bacolod, CDO

Covid-19 cases begin to rise outside NCR; Duterte singles out Mindanao, Bacolod, CDO

The highest percentage of new Covid-19 cases now come from Region IV-A (Calabarzon).

Panelo suggests heavier penalties for quarantine violators as cases go up in Visayas, Mindanao

Panelo suggests heavier penalties for quarantine violators as cases go up in Visayas, Mindanao

Charges could range from disobedience to murder, warns the chief legal counsel to the president

WATCH: US Women’s Open Golf champ Yuka Saso in a side-by-side comparison with Rory McIlroy

WATCH: US Women’s Open Golf champ Yuka Saso in a side-by-side comparison with Rory McIlroy

The two golfing champs had a lovely time trading compliments online

Robredo open to running for President, ‘no decision’ that she would run for governor

Robredo open to running for President, ‘no decision’ that she would run for governor

The announcement came amidst speculation that she would run for the governorship of Camarines Sur

DFA Advisory: 2 new Covid-19 cases among Filipinos abroad, 6 new recoveries

DFA Advisory: 2 new Covid-19 cases among Filipinos abroad, 6 new recoveries

With two new cases confirmed yesterday, June 3, 2021, the total number of cases stands at 19,774.

DOT’s proposed ‘green lane’ for vaccinated travelers gets backing from Immigration

DOT’s proposed ‘green lane’ for vaccinated travelers gets backing from Immigration

The Green Lane was originally proposed by the Department of Tourism as one of the measures to help reopen the economy.

Why is Metro Manila experiencing rolling brownouts? [video]

Why is Metro Manila experiencing rolling brownouts? [video]

It's because you've been bad and the power gods are unhappy


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