Fri, 21 Feb 2020

China: Covid-19 Not as Deadly as Other Coronaviruses

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - China has published new data on more than 44,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19, which show the disease ...

New 58IB commander vows to continue fight vs insurgency

CLAVERIA, Misamis Oriental, Feb. 20 (PIA) -- Newly-installed commanding officer of the 58th Infantry (Dimalulupig) Battalion, Philippine Army has vowed ...

Student leaders as anti-fake news soldiers of COVID-19

IPIL, Zamboanga Sibugay, Feb. 20 (PIA) - Some sixty-five student-leaders in junior, senior high school and college, committed to stop ...

PCOO chief calls for hog raisers' cooperation against ASF

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 20 (PIA) -- Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Sec. Martin Andanar calls for the cooperation of hog ...

LGUs, communities urged to ensure clean swine industry

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 20 (PIA) - - The Department of Agriculture calls on local government units and communities to help ...

Women coffee processors undergo DOST-CALABARZON trainings

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Feb 20 (PIA) -The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) CALABARZON spearheaded a series of forum and ...

Pasay City simplifies gov't transaction processes

PASAY CITY, Feb. 20, (PIA) -- The City Government of Pasay will simplify its processes for government transactions particularly those ...

RCSP starts peace-building efforts

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Feb. 20 (PIA6) - - Residents, mostly mothers, children and senior citizens of Barangay Montilla in Moises Padilla ...

Dagupan City celebrates Arts Month thru 'Darapilan'

DAGUPAN CITY, Feb. 20 (PIA) - In celebration of the National Arts Month this February, the city government of Dagupan ...

PIA, OPAV, Cebu City to host youth summit vs CTG recruitment

CEBU CITY, Feb. 10 (PIA) -- The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Central Visayas, in partnership with the Office of the ...

2 new PUIs for COVID-19 recorded in NegOr

DUMAGUETE CITY, Feb. 17 (PIA) -- Two new cases of Persons Under Investigation (PUIs) for corona virus (COVID-19) were recorded ...

RTF-ELCAC prepares for Cebu Youth Summit vs NPA recruitment

CEBU CITY, Feb. 17 (PIA) -- The Strategic Communication Cluster (STRATCOM) of the Regional Task Force on Ending Local Communist ...

PDEA to launch 'Balay Silangan' in Balamban

CEBU CITY, Feb. 18 (PIA) -- The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region 7 (PDEA-7) will be launching its third 'Balay ...

BIR sets P2.5 trillion tax collection target for 2020

Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Commissioner Caesar Dulay. (Photo by Nonette Castillo/PIA-NCR)QUEZON CITY, Feb. 20 (PIA)--The Bureau of Internal Revenue ...

PIA 4A strengthens government information network in Calabarzon

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, February 20 (PIA) -In its aim to strengthen the government information network in the Calabarzon region, the ...

Community engagement, key in fight vs insurgency- CL top cop

TARLAC CITY, Feb. 19 (PIA) -- Police Regional Director PBGen. Rhodel Sermonia pitched for intensified community engagement to win the ...

DOH-7: New law aims to help cancer patients in PH

CEBU CITY, Feb. 12 (PIA) -- A law has been passed in the Philippines in support of cancer patients as ...

Hiligaynon News: Dugang nga WCPU gintukod sa Iloilo

SYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Pebrero 20 (PIA6) - - May kaugalingon na ang West Visayas State University - Medical Center (WVSU-MC) ...

PSA: Marriage registration is decreasing

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Feb. 20 (PIA) - - The number of couples who seek marriage license in Cagayan is decreasing, ...

RCAT-VAWC leads Safer Internet Day observance

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 20 (PIA) -- Internet is a powerful tool with enormous opportunities for learning, enhancing skills and acquiring ...

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Former U.S. congressman denies Trump offer to WikiLeaks founder

LONDON, UK - The White House has denied a claim aired in a London court this week that President Donald ...

Israelis and Saudis reportedly discussing cooperation on air travel

JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel is having discussions about the implementation of direct flights from Tel ...

WHO declares 'progress' in fight against coronavirus

The World Health Organisation on Wednesday hailed "tremendous progress" in the fight against the deadly new coronavirus since it emerged ...

Whereabouts of concelebrating priests not established at Pell trial

Dr Chris Friel examines another of the many concerning aspects of the child sexual abuse case against Cardinal George Pell.This ...

NYPD commissioner Bernie Kerik gets presidential pardon from Trump

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. ...

European warships told to avoid rescuing people trying to flee Libya

It is a craven, indefensible choice. On Tuesday, European Union foreign ministers agreed to launch a mission in the Mediterranean ...

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