EDITORIAL - Red carpet for variants

There was extensive news coverage of the impact of the COVID variants on public health and livelihoods in the countries where they originated......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 4th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Rapid spread

The good news is that the country, through the Philippine Genome Center, has the capacity to identify the variants of the COVID-19 virus that are now emerging......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Infection during vaccination

Local government executives in the National Capital Region have reported increased interest in getting COVID shots following the arrival of the vaccine developed by US company Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News5 hr. 56 min. ago

EDITORIAL - The cost of incoherence

Even after a flurry of diplomatic protests filed by the Philippines, the country’s “real friend” China had 287 militia vessels deployed over several features in Palawan’s Kalayaan Islands as of last Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News18 hr. 46 min. ago

EDITORIAL - R& R for terrorists

The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters has been tagged in numerous attacks against both government and civilian targets, including participation in the slaughter of 44 members of the police Special Action Force in Mamasapano, Maguindanao in January 2015......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 12th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Vaccine green lane?

BioNTech, the German partner of US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer in the development of the world’s groundbreaking COVID vaccine, has finalized a deal to set up its Southeast Asian vaccine production hub in Singapore. BioNTech expects the facility to be operational by 2023, producing “several hundreds of millions” of mRNA-based vaccine doses a year......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Super spreader

With gatherings limited to 10 while Metro Manila is under modified enhanced community quarantine, approximately 300 people jumped into a swimming pool in Caloocan City last Sunday, enjoying the summer as if there was no coronavirus bringing sickness and death......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

Travel ban on India, other South Asian countries may be extended — Palace

The travel ban on India and other South Asian countries may be extended as the Philippines is expected to keep its borders closed to prevent the entry of more transmissible COVID-19 variants, Malacañang said Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

Increased detection of variant cases in UK and Manaus in the country – Telam

Four variants have been discovered in the country: those of the United Kingdom, Manaus, California and Rio de Janeiro. Coronavirus variants from the UK and.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

Peru extends suspension of flights from Brazil, United Kingdom, South Africa and India due to variants of Kovid-19

Peru From suspension of extended flights until 30 May Brazil, The uk, South Africa I India To prevent the entry of a new type of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Suspending regulation

Apart from waging war against the drug menace, President Duterte has often said he wants priority given to cutting red tape and reducing opportunities for corruption......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Speak with one voice

When it comes to issues of sovereignty, the nation should be united and uncompromising in its stand......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 8th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Enforcing the health protocols

Air travel from countries where the “double mutant” COVID variant is rampaging has been banned......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Make a difference in the PNP

After the controversies that hounded the stint of Debold Sinas as Metro Manila police commander and then chief of the Philippine National Police, the appointment of Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar as PNP director general has been hailed by many quarters......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Canelo will return the United States to normal life; There will be 70,000 fans against Saunders

Mediotiempo Editorial Dallas, Texas / 05.05.2021 15:16:01 After three days of fighting between Sail Alvarez and Billie Joe Saunders, President World Boxing Council, Mauricio SuleimanHe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Targeted vaccination

If you have limited ammunition, you have to make each shot count by focusing on priority targets......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

678 new cases of coronavirus variants detected in Philippines

Of these new cases, 289 are infected with the variant first detected in the United Kingdom known as B.1.1.7, while 380 are infected with the variant first identified in South Africa known as B.1.351......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Enforce the health protocols

Indoor dine-in is back in restaurants, at 10 percent seating or venue capacity......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Kapamilya rolls out red carpet for Sunshine Dizon, Jake Ejercito

ABS-CBN warmly welcomed newly minted Kapamilya stars Sunshine Dizon and Jake Ejercito in a virtual press event held Friday. Sunshine and Jake expressed their gratitude about getting to work on their first TV series in ABS-CBN, Marry Me, Marry You, which goes into production this month......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

EDITORIAL - Press freedom in the pandemic

In this pandemic, a critical component of the response is the dissemination of timely, accurate and reliable information to the public......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

EDITORIAL - Burned out

In previous years, low pay led to a brain drain in the education sector, with teachers opting to work as household workers overseas instead of practicing their profession in their own country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 1st, 2021