Children 5 to 17 years old aren’t allowed out again as NCR goes back to GCQ with Heightened Restrictions

Children 5 to 17 years old aren’t allowed out again as NCR goes back to GCQ with Heightened Restrictions

Children in the NCR had only about two weeks of fresh air

Local transmission of Delta variant confirmed by DOH; NCR must brace for new surge

Local transmission of Delta variant confirmed by DOH; NCR must brace for new surge

The Department of Health (DOH) confirmed that there have been locally transmitted cases of the Covid-19 Delta variant

This is the face of the guy who saved Pasig City from flooding last night

This is the face of the guy who saved Pasig City from flooding last night

Thank you, Marvin

Pro-Duterte artist posts his own take on the #Tumindig online movement—three times

Pro-Duterte artist posts his own take on the #Tumindig online movement—three times

"Disclaimer: satire/parody"

Foodpanda is in trouble both here and elsewhere in Southeast Asia

Foodpanda is in trouble both here and elsewhere in Southeast Asia

With lockdown 2.0 happening across the region, we’re going to need an honest, efficient, reasonably priced way to get our food delivered to us. With recent developments, it...

Did VP Leni Robredo leave her Cabinet post to lead the opposition? These receipts say no

Did VP Leni Robredo leave her Cabinet post to lead the opposition? These receipts say no

Spokesperson vs spokesperson, lawyer vs lawyer PVP. Choose your fighter!

DFA reports 147 new Covid-19 cases among Filipinos abroad over the past week

DFA reports 147 new Covid-19 cases among Filipinos abroad over the past week

This includes cases from two new countries or territories where Filipinos are living abroad

So a cartoon named ‘Tarantadong Kalbo’ now counts as a hero of the resistance

So a cartoon named ‘Tarantadong Kalbo’ now counts as a hero of the resistance

Throughout Philippine history, political dissent has come from all sorts of people, from the most unlikely backgrounds. There are heroes like Tandang Sora, Apolinario Mabini,...

Here’s a Coast Guard Commander warning a Chinese ship away, and this is what Duterte had to say about it

Here’s a Coast Guard Commander warning a Chinese ship away, and this is what Duterte had to say about it

Yesterday, the Philippine Coast Guard posted a video taken aboard the BRP Cabra, the Coast Guard vessel that successfully warned away a People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN)...


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