Vax sites ready for disasters: DOH

Vaccination sites across the country are prepared in case disasters strike, an official of the Department of Health said. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said vaccination sites have been instructed on how to deal with disasters such as power outages, flooding, and strong rains to ensure that these do not affect the vaccination process. In the case of heavy rains, …

Parak huli sa pangongotong sa police applicant

Nalambat ng Philippine National Police Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group ang isang pulis na driver ng ambulansiya ng PNP Health Service na nangongotong ng 100,000 piso sa isang police applicant sa ikinasang entrapment operation sa Caloocan City. Kinilala ni PNP Chief General Guillermo Eleazar ang suspek na si Staff Sergeant Joel Bunagan, 37. Agad itong isinailalim sa summary dismissal proceedings. …

Pagtatanggal ng face shield, di pa napapanahon – DOH, DILG

Iginiit ni Health Secretary Francisco Duque na ang paggamit ng face shield ay suportado ng siyensiya kung saan lumilitaw na ang pagsusuot ng face mask at face shield, na sasamahan pa ng social distancing ay nagkakaloob ng higit pa sa 95% proteksiyon laban sa COVID-19 sa isang indibiduwal. Tutol din naman dito ang Department of the Interior and Local Government. …

Wastong waste segregation, giit ni Mayor Joy

Nanawagan si Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte sa mga residente ng lungsod na sanayin na magsagawa ng tamang waste management habang patuloy ang pagkolekta ng lokal na pamahalaan sa mga basura sa waterways sa lungsod. Sa tala ng Quezon City Task Force on Solid Waste Management, mula Enero hanggang Abril ng kasalukuyang taon, nakakolekta ang lokal na pamahalaan ng may …

Pangulong Tsino, nagpadala ng mensaheng pambati kay Pangulong Duterte

Isang mensahe ay ipinadala noong ika-9 ng Hunyo ni Pangulong Xi Jinping ng Tsina sa kanyang Philippine counterpart na si Rodrigo Duterte bilang pagbati sa ika-46 na anibersaryo ng pagkakatatag ng relasyong diplomatiko ng Tsina at Pilipinas at ika-123 anibersaryo ng pagsasarili ng Pilipinas. Sa mensahe, tinukoy ni Xi na mahabang panahon ang tradisyonal na pagkakaibigang Sino-Pilipino. Aniya, nitong ilang …

50K tauhan ng PNP, BFP idineploy

Mahigit sa 50,000 tauhan ng Philippine National Police at Bureau of Fire Protection ang idineploy ng pamahalaan para matiyak ang maayos na daloy ng COVID-19 vaccine rollout sa bansa. Kasunod na rin ito nang inaasahang pagbabakuna ng pamahalaan ngayong Hunyo ng may 36 milyong manggagawa na nasa ilalim ng A4 category. Ayon kay Department of the Interior and Local Government …

Farmer’s son from Mindanao gets Yale University full scholarship in Physics

The son of a teacher and a farmer from Mindanao got a full scholarship from the prestigious Yale University in the state of Connecticut in the United States. Nathan Wayne Ariston, member of Class 2021 of the Philippine Science High School-Central Mindanao, said he plans to study Physics at the Ivy League university. According to Philippine Science High School, Nathan …

Manila OKs limited face-to-face classes in 4 more schools

Four more schools in the country’s capital were cleared for limited in-person learning in their medical and health allied programs. Manila’s public information office said Mayor Isko Moreno approved the applications of the University of the Philippines, Emilio Aguinaldo College, St. Jude College and National University. The national government in February allowed for the move, citing the need for the …

DILG sees no violation over Aga Muhlach, Charlene Gonzales family vaccination

The Department of Interior and Local Government released a statement saying Aga Muhlach, his wife Charlene Gonzales and their two children Atasha and Andres committed no violation for getting COVID-19 vaccinated since they registered for vaccination as people with comorbidities. DILG Undersecretary and spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said Muntinlupa City told the department the Muhlach family are qualified to be vaccinated …