By KERRY TINGA When Dr. Janette Silva of the University of the Philippines-Los Baños (UPLB) heard that the enhanced community quarantine was to encompass all of Luzon, her first concern was of the students. “It was so sudden that I feared that not all the students would have enough time to go home to their families,” […]
The 24-year-old Seth Dungca pursues his advocacy on mental health in the different roles he plays—as singer-composer, special education teacher, model and actor.
Actress Sylvia Sanchez and husband Arturo both tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has welcomed Senator Francis Tolentino’s proposal to use commercial ships as temporary quarantine centers to address the shortage of health facilities in the country amid spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Ford Motor Company, in collaboration with GE Healthcare, has announced it will begin producing in Michigan a third-party ventilator with the goal to produce 50,000 of the vitally needed units within 100 days and up to 30,000 a month thereafter as needed. Ford will provide its manufacturing capabilities to quickly scale production, and GE Healthcare […]
Filipinos have become digital natives and many brands are making their presence online to keep up with the lifestyle demands of this tech-savvy generation. There’s no denying that young adults are enjoying the convenience of doing activities online and it seems that they feel the same way when it comes to managing their finances and […]
Volleyball Community Gives Back to the Philippines (VCGBPH), an organization composed of volleyball players in the country, is organizing a fundraising event in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
By JESSICA PAG-IWAYAN Illustration by ARIANA MARALIT It has become a normal part of life to receive updates on Covid-19. Most of these are from areas in Luzon, however, so you’re probably wondering about how the rest of the country is doing. On social media, netizens are lauding the city of Iloilo and its effective […]
Kim Chiu has defended herself from insinuation that she’s an “attention seeker” over a video that shows the actress doing relief operation.
Celebrity couple Kylie Verzosa and Jake Cuenca have distributed food supplies to medical staff in different hospitals in Metro Manila.
Residents of a barangay in Caloocan City have placed a coffin in their public market as a grim reminder for people of the threats of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as many continue to stay outside despite calls from the government to stay at home.
“Rolling stores” were launched on Tuesday in Pasay City to provide residents alternative outlets from where they could purchase food products and other essential items at affordable prices.
Two men posing as police officers were arrested at the quarantine checkpoints in Quezon City in two separate incidents over the past two days.
By KIM REYES PALANCA While we work from home, care for family, and find ways to be productive, “quaran-time” is also the perfect opportunity to add self-care routines. This, the first of a three-part self-care series, is all about healthy and luscious locks. We asked hair expert and Creations Salon CEO, Lourd Ramos, for simple […]
As young actor Enrique Gil turned 28 recently, his reel and real partner Liza Soberano revealed a fan presented them with a koala adoption certificate.
Young Fil-Am singer Francisco Martin made the cut as “Americal Idol (AI)” Top 20 finalist with his version of Harry Styles’ “Falling.”
Seven suspects were arrested after they were found to be hoarding and reselling gallons of overpriced alcohol solution in Tondo, Manila on Monday.
Nearly 80, 000 senior citizens who are Blu Card holders will receive early their mid-year cash gift from the local government unit (LGU) of Makati City amid the observance of enhanced community quarantine, Mayor Abigail “Abby” Binay announced on Tuesday.
By Kristel Satumbaga Fil-Australian chess player Arianne Caoili, wife of Armenian Grandmaster Levon Aronian, passed away on Tuesday due to complications from a car accident she was involved with two weeks ago. She was 33. Aronian announced this on his official Twitter account, saying: “I have no words to express the grievance over my wife […]
He may not have known it when the song was being recorded, but newbie artist Marq Dollentes’ first output “Lipad” is as timely as test kits and quarantine passes in the time of pandemic.