Cavite declares state of calamity due to Dengue outbreak

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:25:27 +0000

THE Province of Cavite declared a state of calamity due to an increase in the number of dengue cases, an official said on  Wednesday. Board Member Kerby Salazar said the…READ

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Albayalde gives self ‘passing grade’ amid drug war ‘killings’

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:50:48 +0000

PHILIPPINE National Police (PNP) Chief General Oscar Albayalde rated himself from “7 to 8” out of 10 in carrying out the government’s campaign against illegal drugs despite overwhelming criticism here and…READ

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Storm signals lifted in parts of Northern Luzon but new LPA hovers – Pagasa   

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:22:23 +0000

STORM signals were lifted in parts of Northern Luzon where tropical depression “Falcon” dumped most of its rain on Wednesday but a new low pressure area (LPA) hovers the region,…READ

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Discounts on basic services for underprivileged students pushed in Senate

Credit to Author: JAVIER J. ISMAEL| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 05:42:50 +0000

SEN. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara has filed a bill which calls for discounts on basic services such as food, medicine and school supplies for underprivileged students. Recognizing that tuition and…READ

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Duterte asked to ‘set example’ in following anti-sexual harassment’ law

Credit to Author: BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:33:57 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte must “follow to the letter” the Safe Streets and Public Spaces Act or the Bawal Bastos Law that he signed which prohibited gender-based harassment, two lady senators…READ

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US fears Iran seized UAE-based tanker in Strait of Hormuz

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:19:21 +0000

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: A small oil tanker from the United Arab Emirates traveling through the Strait of Hormuz entered Iranian waters and turned off its tracker three days ago,…READ

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Duterte still most approved, trusted govt official – Pulse Asia

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 03:46:21 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has remained the “most approved and trusted” official among high-ranking officials in the country, with eight out of 10 favoring and trusting his work, according to the…READ

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US hopes NKorea talks go ahead despite Pyongyang threat

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 03:34:47 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States said on Tuesday it hoped to hold denuclearization talks with North Korea, despite a warning from Pyongyang that US-South Korean military exercises could affect their…READ

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