MANILA – Most local government units (LGUs) in the country preferred to acquire the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca, an official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Wednesday.
“I am the father of Ciara Marie, the girl you were mocking in our tarpaulin,” MMDA chair Benhur Abalos told a netizen in an open letter posted on Facebook.
Samahan natin si Jun Mendoza sa pagbabalita ng mga maiinit na isyu sa Minda, Now Na!
Comedian Joey de Leon has commended the health official for giving the best explanation about the coronavirus vaccines.
Let’s forgive them, they know not what they do.
“Hindi biro makipagpatintero sa buhay,” wrote House Deputy Speaker Doy Leachon in a Facebook post.
Hollywood star Rami Malek isn’t keen on donning Senator Manny Pacquiao’s boxing gloves after portraying Freddie Mercury, the lead vocalist of the British rock band Queen.
Ousted House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano has finally revealed why he named the group he formed with his allies BTS, synonymous to the popular K-pop boy band.
Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra assured on Wednesday (Jan. 13) more criminal complaints will be filed before the Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) concerning corrupt activities at the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth).
Three suspects did not appear at the start of the preliminary investigation conducted by the Makati City Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday (Jan. 13) over the rape with homicide complaint filed against them concerning the death of flight attendant Christine Dacera.
Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez on Wednesday (Jan. 13) that he has assigned a judge to act on the charges filed against nine dismissed policemen involved in the killing of four soldiers in Jolo, Sulu last year.
Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief, Gen. Debold Sinas, said he wants more random drug tests to be conducted among cadets, personnel, and employees of the PNP Academy (PNPA) in Silang, Cavite in line with ongoing efforts to stamp out illegal drug users in the force.
In 2008, Aguirre resigned as DOJ chief after the dismissal of the cases against drug personalities Peter Lim and Kerwin Espinosa.
Former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano became one of the trending topics on Twitter Wednesday (January 13) for riding on the fame of the hit K-pop boy band, BTS.
The government will sign a deal with UK-based drug company AstraZeneca for 20 million doses of its coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine tomorrow, according to vaccine czar Carlito Galvez, Jr.
After telling ordinary Filipinos “huwag choosy” when it comes to vaccines, it appears the government now has a “chosen one.”
Senator Risa Hontiveros on Wednesday questioned the announcement of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque that the Pfizer vaccine, which has a 90 percent efficacy rate, is not an option for inoculation programs in the province.
Mga kabalitaktakan! Tutok na at samahan natin si Jon Ibañez sa paghahatid ng maiinit na balita dito sa Balitaan at Kumustahan.
Malacañang said it respect the dismissal of the graft complaints against former Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya over the allegedly anomalous Metro Rail Transit-3 maintenance contract with Busan Universal Rail, Inc.
Senator Joel Villanueva on Wednesday called on the Inter-Agency Task Force to begin drawing up a clear-cut master list of beneficiaries to ensure no overlaps in the selection given the limited resources.
Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing anew for the institutionalization of a comprehensive “Human Trafficking Preventive Education Program” to protect the Filipino children and youth from the different forms of trafficking.
Stressing the need for a swift and efficient whole-of-nation approach in addressing the Covid-19 pandemic, Senator Kiko Pangilinan on Wednesday said that the key solution to a more efficient vaccine roll-out is to involve the local government units (LGUs) and the private sector.
Senate President Tito Sotto said on Wednesday that anyone working to “overthrow” the government should not be able to join the party-list system and become a representative in Congress.