5 More Deaths Linked to Dengvaxia for Referral to UP-PGH

The Department of Health (DOH) will refer five new cases of deaths linked to the use of the dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia, to the panel of experts from the University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH). “At least five cases are for referral (to the panel) for review,” DOH Undersecretary Enrique Domingo said in […].....»»

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Film review: Ang Dalawang Mrs. Reyes; Their husbands’ lovers

MANILA, Philippines -  The most revealing thing about Jun Robles Lana’s Ang Dalawang Mrs......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Movies6 hr. 30 min. ago Related News

5 travel goals for 2018

This early in the year, the time is still ripe to get ahead on your travel plans. You never know what amazing adventures may lie ahead for you! But all good travels need time to map out and funds to save. Before the month of January lapses, put some time aside for some thoughts on your preparations for the journeys to come. If traveling is your lifestyle choice, you'll need to be ready to give a little bit more thought to it.   Money-saving strategy You can't have a journey without the money to support it. Start your travel planning for the year by listing ways on how you can save more money while lessening your spending. Review your monthly purchases and see if you can...Keep on reading: 5 travel goals for 2018.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 9 hr. 43 min. ago Related News

Apple to release software update to resolve iPhone slowdown: CEO

Apple Inc will release a software update that will allow users to turn off a feature that slows down iPhones when batteries are low on charge, Chief Executive Tim Cook told ABC News......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: Top18 hr. 43 min. ago Related News

Measures in place to combat corruption in tokhang

PHILIPPINE National Police (PNP) chief Ronald Dela Rosa said Friday, January 19, that stringent measures are in place to make sure that Oplan Tokhang is not used again by rogue policemen for extortion. Dela Rosa said he formed an oversight committee to review Oplan Tokhang’s operational guidelines and ensure that it will no longer be… link: Measures in place to combat corruption in 'tokhang'.....»»

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Film review: Mama’s Girl Lessons from a millennial’s mother

MANILA, Philippines -  Those who have closely followed Sylvia Sanchez in the top-rating teleserye The Greatest Love and now, Hanggang Saan will see another t.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: MoviesJan 18th, 2018Related News

Film review: Jumanji: Welcome To the Jungle; A totally new story

MANILA, Philippines -  “In playing a video game, levels are going to get harder as you go along......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: MoviesJan 18th, 2018Related News

Jon Jon Briones, Ricky Martin and Edgar Ramirez on ‘Versace’ roles

(First of two parts) LOS ANGELES---"'Versace' miniseries is the first great show of 2018," New York Post critic Robert Rorke raved about FX Networks' "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story." Rorke added, "The performances of the leads are outstanding, but special mention must be made of (Darren) Criss, who beautifully captures (Andrew) Cunanan's ability to tell the biggest lies anyone has ever heard and literally charm the pants off anyone he sets his sights on." Rorke went so far as to say that Jon Jon Briones, who plays the Fil-Am Cunanan's father, could be a "future Emmy winner." Here's from Rorke's review: "And we get a ringside seat at the twisted Cunanan h...Keep on reading: Jon Jon Briones, Ricky Martin and Edgar Ramirez on ‘Versace’ roles.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 18th, 2018Related News

Bukidnon 2018: Public Outlook Series: ‘Strengthen green governance in Bukidnon’

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews / 18 January) – Strengthening environmental governance, including revisiting of the 2008 Bukidnon Declaration on the Environment and a review on the province’s environment code, is among the expectations expressed by stakeholders in their response to the Bukidnon 2018: Public Outlook Series initiative. Ms. Marie Angeli C. Abendaño, faculty member of the […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 18th, 2018Related News

GCash to Raffle off 10 iPhone X for The SM Store Shoppers

The SM Store shoppers nationwide are in for a treat as GCash mobile wallet is set to raffle off 10 iPhone X from February to April this year. To qualify, existing and new GCash App users just need to pay their The SM Store purchases using the GCash scan to pay feature which all The […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJan 18th, 2018Related News

Apple to pay $38B in US taxes on repatriated profits

  SAN FRANCISCO, USA – Apple announced Wednesday it would pay about $38 billion in taxes – likely the largest payment of its kind – on profits repatriated from overseas as it boosts investments in the United States. The iPhone maker said in a statement it plans to use ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 18th, 2018Related News

Apple facing slew of Russian lawsuits over slow iPhones

MOSCOW, Russia – Seven lawsuits have been launched in Russia and "hundreds" dozens more are in the pipeline against US tech giant Apple which has already admitted to slowing the performance of older iPhone models, a lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said Wednesday. "We have sent seven lawsuits to Moscow ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 18th, 2018Related News

Anti-trust body to review 9 sectors this year

MANILA, Philippines — At least nine business sectors will be up for review for potential anti-competitive concerns this year, the Philippine Competition Comm.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceJan 17th, 2018Related News

DBM to study possible pay hike for teachers

THE GOVERNMENT will commission an independent body to study raising the pay of various civil servants, including teachers, with the review expected early next year, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said. “At around First Quarter of 2019, the DBM will commission an independent firm to do a benchmarking exercise on the salary of […] The post DBM to study possible pay hike for teachers appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsJan 17th, 2018Related News

Ferdinand review: Well-done fun

In the 1938 Walt Disney-produced Ferdinand the Bull, the 7-minute adaptation of Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson's The Story of Ferdinand, the act of the humongous bull smelling flowers despite the protestations of the matador is a hilarious sight. (READ:  10 things to know about 'Ferdinand,' the road movie about a gentle bull ) It emphasizes the stark absurdity ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 15th, 2018Related News

Pitch Perfect 3 review: Out of tune

The most unsurprising thing about Trish Sie's Pitch Perfect 3, a film that seems resigned to being bereft of any surprises, is that it isn't very good. Tired and desperate Let's face it. While Elizabeth Banks' Pitch Perfect 2 was deliciously entertaining despite simply rehashing the first film's mostly punchline-filled ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 15th, 2018Related News

Whatever happened to Duterte’s EO 10 re  25-member ConCom on constitutional amendments?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 January) — Whatever happened to President Rodrigo Duterte’s Executive Order 10 which he signed on December 7, 2016, creating a 25-member Consultative Committee (ConCom) to review the 1987 Constitution and recommend amendments? Duterte told MindaNews in a sit-down interview at the Presidential Guest House late Friday afternoon that he is […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2018Related News

Philippines hopeful on result of EU GSP + review

MANILA, Philippines — With the outcome of the review of the European Union General System of Preferences Plus (EU GSP+) expected to come out this month, the.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceJan 13th, 2018Related News

Film review: Ferdinand; A heartwarming tale aboutcourage & compassion

MANILA, Philippines -  Film audiences will surely remember lovable animals in memorable animated features......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: MoviesJan 12th, 2018Related News

COMMENTARY: What’s happening to the country, Mr. President?

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 10 January) — President Digong Duterte early on last year publicly expressed his desire to form a 25-man Commission to review the 1987 constitution, prepare a draft of a new federal constitution that Congress, sitting as a Constituent Assembly, can work on to expedite charter change that will see […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 12th, 2018Related News