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UAAP cheerleaders unite to back COVID-19 frontliners

With the UAAP season officially canceled, members of different pep squads have joined in encouraging frontliners battling the virus......»»

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Longtime Philippine tennis chief passes away

Salvador “Buddy” Andrada, the longest serving president of the Philippine Tennis Association, has died due to cardiac arrest......»»

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Margielyn Didal gets own skate shoes colorway

A week after being named to Forbes Asia's "30 Under 30" list, Didal revealed her own signature colorway for skate shoes with New Balance......»»

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NBA, WNBA stars train with dogs during quarantine

Unable to work with their teammates or go to the gym, the three basketball stars are settling for head-to-heads against their pups......»»

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Seniors, youths at Manila Boystown doing well despite lockdown since March 1

Manila Boystown officer-in-charge Digna Punay said that they will still “gladly welcome” donations sent their way......»»

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Philippines seeks to boost COVID-19 war chest to breach P1 trillion

The government is currently sourcing funds to finance its coronavirus response......»»

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‘Papas’ who preach: Heartthrobs give Holy Week inspiration

This Holy Week, Philstar.com lists down some “hot” male celebrities who are making Christianity “cool.” .....»»

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How to help kids with Autism cope with quarantine

Through these practical methods, global experts agree that children with autism can learn preventive measures like handwashing and social distancing during the pandemic......»»

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DILG backs UE campus journalist on free speech, hits activist groups that supported him

"The DILG supports the rights of Filipinos to free expression, that’s a fundamental human right that is protected by the Constitution," Undersecretary Malaya said......»»

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Trade deficit narrows in February as virus fears keep factories shut

A sharp pull back in imports narrowed the Philippines’ trade gap in February, the government reported Wednesday, an indication that coronavirus fears are already crippling the country’s growth engines amid falling demand and tepid economic activity......»»

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Filipinos urged to honor COVID-19 frontliners starting on Day of Valor

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, the spokesperson of the government’s coronavirus task force, urged Filipinos to applaud the country’s “real-time heroes” every 4 p.m. starting on Thursday and until the end of the enhanced community quarantine of Luzon......»»

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On humanitarian grounds: Vulnerable, at-risk prisoners ask SC for temporary release amid COVID-19 crisis

“Petitioners are praying for a fair chance at surviving the devastating impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in spaces that are not blighted with the overcrowding and lack of access to hygiene measures and medical care.".....»»

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Each soldier to donate portion of salary for COVID-19 efforts

All members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines will be donating parts of their salary to the government's fight against the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)......»»

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Amid COVID-19 pandemic, BJMP backs jail decongestion but needs further studies

“Should they be temporarily released, can the group who is calling for it, assure the public that those people will return immediately once asked to return?” Solda added......»»

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Authorities asked to probe humiliating abuses by barangay officials enforcing curfew

In a statement Wednesday, Amnesty International Philippines said it has observed a “heightened pattern of misconduct” perpetrated by barangay officials when enforcing quarantine protocols......»»

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COVID-19 cases in Philippines rise to 3,870, deaths now at 182

The coronavirus pandemic has now claimed more than 82,000 lives out of more than 1.4 million infected people across the world......»»

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Philippines deeply concerned over sinking of Vietnamese boat by Chinese ship

The Philippine government on Wednesday expressed "deep concern" over the reported sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat on the South China Sea......»»

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No need for new law to help middle class — COVID-19 task force

There is no need for a new law to provide relief to the middle class during the Luzon-wide quarantine, Malacañang said Wednesday, as the government studies ways to fund its social aid package at a time of slow economic activity......»»

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DOH: New coronavirus has infected 252 health workers in Philippines

The Department of Health on Wednesday said 252 healthcare workers have tested positive for the illness......»»

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Duterte suspends disciplinary cases vs officials until quarantine is lifted

The order does not apply to urgent cases that are "necessary to enable the government to act expeditiously on matters affecting the current public health emergency.".....»»

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