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Cases lodged vs restobar caught holding Sinulog live-band

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) on Thursday, January 21, announced that they had filed formal cases against three individuals for holding a Sinulog live-band in Cebu I.T. Park in Barangay Apas, and reportedly for their failure to enforce health protocols  last Sunday, January 17. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy […] The post Cases lodged vs restobar caught holding Sinulog live-band appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJan 21st, 2021

Nina’s live session trends; Foolish Heart rendition gives goosebumps on Monday night

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Nina, known as the Diamond Soul Siren, gave her fans and viewers a soulful Monday night via a live music session on Facebook. For three hours, she and her band graced and serenaded viewers with soulful music. One of the most known songs by Nina is her rendition of “Foolish Heart.” And […] The post Nina’s live session trends; Foolish Heart rendition gives goosebumps on Monday night appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2021

Poor nations seen to take a hit with India, EU moves

India is holding up export licences for COVID-19 vaccines destined for poor countries due to increased domestic demand as its own cases rise, Covax facility co-leader Gavi said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 27th, 2021

Live COVID-19 updates: Russia adds 9,221 cases

BEIJING, March 25 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia recorded 1,360 new confirmed cases of C.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMar 27th, 2021

Churches warned of closure

The Palace warned the Catholic Church on Tuesday that churches would be closed in the exercise of the state’s police powers if they insisted on holding services despite rising coronavirus cases in Metro Manila and its adjacent provinces......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2021

ABS-CBN defers live staging of ‘It’s Showtime’

BY NEIL RAMOS ABS-CBN has set aside the live staging of popular noontime show “It’s Showtime.” In a statement, the network said this is “to ensure the safety of our hosts and production team because of the surging COVID-19 cases in the country.” The country reported a record-high 7,999 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, surpassing […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

Joyful warrior for justice, democracy, and love

Fr. Joaquin Bernas, S.J. did not live an ordinary life. He was constitutional law expert, lawyer and law professor, bar topnotcher, prolific author and columnist, academic leader (Dean of Ateneo Law School twice, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and President of the Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU), Church leader as Jesuit Provincial, anti-dictatorship fighter as a member of the Convenor Group that chose Cory Aquino to lead the opposition against Marcos in the 1986 elections, member of the 1986 Constitutional Commission that drafted the 1987 Constitution, and a frequent Amicus Curiae (friend of the Court) that the Supreme Court turned to for important cases in its docket. To the Bernas family, he was a good brother, uncle, and grand-uncle. Above, all he was a Jesuit and priest......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

Live COVID-19 updates: Russia logs 10,595 new COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, March 7 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - MOSCOW -- Russia registered 10,595 more COVID-19 cases over the p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMar 8th, 2021

Live COVID-19 updates: Ecuador sees 286,725 cases, 11,095 deaths

BEIJING, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - QUITO -- Ecuador on Tuesday reported 358 new cases of infection w.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Live COVID-19 updates: Cambodia reports 24 more local COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, March 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia confirmed 24 more local cases of COVID-19.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Charges filed against 7 arrested in Lumad ‘rescue’ ops

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Seven individuals, including three indigenous people who were arrested during the ‘rescue’ operation involving Lumads last Monday, February 15 in Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City are now facing charges. This after the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) confirmed on Wednesday, February 17, that they have already lodged the cases before […] The post Charges filed against 7 arrested in Lumad ‘rescue’ ops appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

Hoops Dome readied as holding area for COVID cases in Lapu-Lapu

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government is preparing the Hoops Dome in Barangay Gun-ob to be converted into a temporary holding area for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) positive patients. According to Lawyer Aellee Tejano, executive secretary to the mayor, that the city government is doing this after the Lapu-Lapu City College (LCC), […] The post Hoops Dome readied as holding area for COVID cases in Lapu-Lapu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2021

Over 500 caught violating protocols in Cebu City markets in just 2 weeks

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Over 500 persons were apprehended at different Cebu City markets for failing to comply with the basic health protocols. The Cebu City Market Operations Division (MOD) has started intensely implementing the health protocols since January 25, 2021, due to the spike in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in the city. […] The post Over 500 caught violating protocols in Cebu City markets in just 2 weeks appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

Cebu City Bans Pork from Luzon, Mindanao, Region 8 Amid Rising ASF Cases

Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella issued Executive Order (EO) No. 118 which bans all pork products, especially live pigs that came from Luzon, Mindanao, and Region 8. The EO aims to prevent the entry and spread to the African Swine Flu to Cebu City (ASF), as ASF cases in Biliran, Leyte, and Samar have gone […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

Live COVID-19 updates: Philippines logs 1,583 new cases

BEIJING, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - MANILA -- The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines on Tue.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2021

Cebu City Council to return to online sessions following rise in COVID cases

CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council will once again return to holding sessions online following the rise of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in the city. As of January 29, 2021, the city has 1,150 active cases of the COVID-19 with 103 of these recorded in just one day on January 28, 2021. Vice […] The post Cebu City Council to return to online sessions following rise in COVID cases appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2021

PNP rolls out new quarantine rule for cops as cases within ranks soar

Cops caught not wearing face mask and shield and were in contact with a personnel positive for COVID-19 would now be required to undergo quarantine in a bid to curb infections, the police force said Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

More measures imposed for Fiesta Señor: No more Traditional Sinulog dances

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Churchgoers are advised to brace for more rules to be implemented in line with the celebration of Fiesta Señor this year. Aside from prohibiting non-Cebu City residents access to the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño de Cebu, the holding of the Traditional Sinulog dances after every Novena Mass will also be […] The post More measures imposed for Fiesta Señor: No more Traditional Sinulog dances appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

Sinulog ritual showdown postponed

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI) has decided to postpone the ritual showdown for Sinulog 2021. Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama said the rising COVID-19 cases in the city have placed the lives of the public at a greater risk than before including the participants. The city currently has 277 active […] The post Sinulog ritual showdown postponed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

Cebu City awaits IATF decision on Sinulog

Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has requested the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases or IATF to decide on whether it would allow the holding of the Sinulog Festival......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

Doctors group in Cebu opposes Sinulog 2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A group of doctors in Cebu expressed opposition to the holding of the Sinulog Festival 2021 and other related activities. Cebu Medical Society Inc., in a statement issued on Wednesday, January 6, said that “public health and safety should be of utmost priority” while the battle against the coronavirus disease 2019 […] The post Doctors group in Cebu opposes Sinulog 2021 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021