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Hail to the chief

Last week, Joseph R. Biden was formally sworn in as the 46th US President. The 78-year-old former vice president, the oldest to hold that high office, took the reins of government of a decidedly divided nation after a hotly contested election which engendered, in a way, the storming of the US Capitol by Trump supporters just two weeks before......»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardJan 25th, 2021

NCRPO chief Danao orders crackdown vs. illegal gambling

Twenty-one persons were arrested as the National Capital Region Police Office intensified its crackdown operation against all forms of illegal gambling in Metro Manila......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2021

Eleazar: Intensify operations vs Reds in Eastern Visayas

Philippine National Police chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar ordered police units in Eastern Visayas yesterday to intensify their operations against communist rebels......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

Duterte fires NEA chief Masongsong

The PACC in May filed a case against Masongsong for allegedly allowing public funds to be used for a party-list's campaign activities in 2019. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

Lapu-Lapu City Hospital runs out of COVID-19 beds

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Hospital (LLCH) has already exceeded its capacity for its Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) beds. Dr. Ronald Oporto, chief administrative officer of LLCH, said that the hospital has only 12 COVID-19 dedicated beds. But as of August 19, 2021, there are already 49 COVID-19 positive patients admitted there. “Sa 49 […] The post Lapu-Lapu City Hospital runs out of COVID-19 beds appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Duterte appoints new PSG chief

President Duterte has appointed Randolph Cabangbang as the next commander of the Presidential Security Group......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Eleazar orders Bicol police to suppress rebels in Masbate

National Police chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar directed the Bicol regional police to give special attention to the presence of communist rebels in Masbate following a spate of attacks on civilians. Eleazar, who made rounds at different police units in Bicol on Friday, said he gave the order to regional police director Brig. Gen. Jonnel Estomo. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

New Napocor chief to bring technical know-how in RE

Department of Energy Undersecretary Donato Marcos, the newly installed head of the National Power Corp. (Napocor), eyes to bring in technical know-how in renewables and nuclear to build impactful projects in off-grid areas......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Olympic heroes to receive government incentives in Malacañang

Tokyo Olympic heroes Hidilyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Marcial, all military athletes, report to their Commander in Chief – President Duterte – in a courtesy call in Malacañang Monday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Duterte awards incentives to Tokyo heroes on Monday

The country’s first Olympic gold medalist, Hidilyn Diaz, along with silver medalists Carlo Paalam and Nesthy Petecio and bronze medalist Eumir Marcial, all military athletes will be reporting to their Commander in Chief on August 23 as President Rodrigo Duterte receives them in a courtesy call in Malacañang......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Randolph Cabangbang is next PSG chief 

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Col. Randolph Cabangbang as the next commander of his security detail, replacing Brig. Gen. Jesus Durante III. Cabangbang, the fifth Presidential Security Group (PSG) chief under the Duterte administration, would take the helm of the group during change of command rites on Friday evening. The Commander-in-chief is expected to lead […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Trade gains at risk from spread of Delta

Policymakers need to come up with measures to prevent the COVID Delta variant from spreading any further or risk losing gains in merchandise trade, Finance Undersecretary and chief economist Gil Beltran said yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Camotes Island beach party attended by pols probed

Philippine National Police chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar ordered yesterday an investigation into a beach party on Camotes Island in Cebu for breach of quarantine protocols......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Ex-health chief Garin gets COVID-19 contracts virus

Another member of the House of Representatives tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

PH gov’t reports 550K Daily Average Vaccination in August

Vaccination rollout of the Philippines against COVID-19 has been ramped up as the national government reports that the country has reached the 550,000 mark in average daily vaccinations in the first 12 days of August 2021. National Task Force Against Covid-19 (NTF) deputy chief implementer Vivencio Dizon made the announcement, adding that the 550,000 daily […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

DOH chief cries foul over unfair audit report

DOH chief cries foul over unfair audit report.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Nuclear scientists hail US fusion breakthrough

Nuclear scientists using lasers the size of three football fields said Tuesday they had generated a huge amount of energy from fusion, possibly offering hope for the development of a new clean energy source......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

NPA na yumari sa 3 magpipinsan, pinapahanting ni Eleazar

Ipinag-utos ni Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Guillermo Eleazar ang malawakang manhunt operation laban sa mga New People’s Army (NPA) na pumatay sa magpipinsang vendor sa Palanas, Masbate nitong Sabado. The post NPA na yumari sa 3 magpipinsan, pinapahanting ni Eleazar first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

Woman shot dead by riding-in-tandem in Consolacion, Cebu

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 37-year-old woman died after she was shot by still unidentified suspects on board a motorcycle in District 4, Purok Gomburza, Barangay Pulpogan, Consolacion town, northern Cebu on Tuesday afternoon, August 17. Police identified the victim as Lyka Villaruel, 37, a resident of the said barangay. Police Chief Master Sergeant Brent […] The post Woman shot dead by riding-in-tandem in Consolacion, Cebu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

PH Paralympians are ready and fully motivated

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Members of the Philippine Paralympic team are drawing inspiration from the historic showing of Team Philippine when they compete in the Tokyo Paralympics from Aug. 24 to Sept. 5. Francis Diaz, the country’s chief of mission to the Paralympics, said they’re not pressured to deliver the same amount of success that the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

Labor chief Bello contracts coronavirus

Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III has tested positive for coronavirus, the Department of Labor and Employment announced......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021