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Warning signs over effectiveness of HIV 'wonder drug' in sub-Saharan Africa
Dolutegravir, the current first-line treatment for HIV, may not be as effective as hoped in sub-Saharan Africa, suggests new research published on World AIDS Day. The study finds that this so-called 'wonder drug' may be less effective in patients resistant to older drugs.


Two injured as lifeboat falls from freighter in English Bay

Credit to Author: Harrison Mooney| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 03:08:47 +0000

The lifeboat was towed to the coast guard base, and the crew members were taken to hospital with significant injuries


BIR padlocks 178 businesses

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 08:19:29 +0000

  BY JUN RAMIREZ     The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) padlocked 178 commercial establishments nationwide for the first nine months of the year for tax offenses. In a report to the Department of Finance, the BIR said most of the erring businesses were allowed to resume operations after settling their tax liabilities amounting […]


Power Outage? Extreme Heat? There’s Help In An Energy Efficient Home

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 02:05:36 +0000

Extreme weather events are becoming common, and they require us to plan how they’ll affect our home energy use


Zarate clarifies: NTF-ELCAC is witch hunting, not Lacson’s Senate panel

MANILA, Philippines — Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate on Wednesday said he did not accuse the Senate or its defense committee of engaging in “witch-hunting” during its investigation into the issue of red-tagging. “I did not refer to the Senate and the Senate committee led by Sen. Ping Lacson as engaged in witch-hunting,” Zarate said in a statement. “I was clearly referring to the NTF-ELCAC (National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict) and the security sector,” he added. This, after Lacson, who led the inquiry as chair of the Senate defense committee, hit the Makabayan bloc over Zarate’s remark that the Senate defense committee hearing “has been reduced to a ven…

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West Coast architecture legend Geoffrey Massey dies at age 96

Credit to Author: John Mackie| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 02:52:39 +0000

The son of actor Raymond Massey was partners with Arthur Erickson in the 1960s.


PBA bubble has been an amazing experience to almost everybody – Del Rosario

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 08:04:38 +0000

          By JONAS TERRADO       Barangay Ginebra San Miguel assistant coach Richard del Rosario couldn’t be more happier with the way things have transpired as the PBA bubble enters its crucial stretch with the ongoing Philippine Cup Finals. Del Rosario, who proposed the concept during the summer, said the […]


Romain Grosjean leaves hospital in Bahrain after fiery crash
Romain Grosjean has left hospital after being treated for burns following his terrifying accident at Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.


AI predicts which drug combinations kill cancer cells
A machine learning model can help us treat cancer more effectively.


AI predicts which drug combinations kill cancer cells
A machine learning model can help us treat cancer more effectively.


Conversations That Matter: Is Alberta right about independence?

Credit to Author: Massey Padgham| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 02:26:18 +0000

Why supports of Alberta independence believe now is the time to strike


Superal trying to stay sharp, positive as she bids for 2nd title in row

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:48:31 +0000

      Princess Superal is making it simple facing the difficult challenges in golf’s return in new normal, rewarding herself with a runaway five-stroke victory in the recent ICTSI Riviera Invitational Challenge, the first of two Ladies Philippine Golf Tour events slated after an eight-month hiatus due to pandemic. “I think the key (to […]