U.S. ALLOWS FULLY VACCINATED PEOPLE TO FORGO MASKS INDOORS In the biggest indication that the United States is fast returning to pre-pandemic life, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has said fully vaccinated people are no longer required to wear masks.
DUTERTE: MANY WILL DIE FROM WEST PH SEA 'KUNSUMISYON', BUT NOT ME President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday that he would not die from "kunsumisyon" or exasperation over the West Philippine Sea, a flashpoint in relations between Manila and Beijing.
EID MUBARAK, DEAR READERS GOVT UNVEILS ROADMAP FOR VACCINE FOR ALMOST ALL BY YEAR END As states grapple with a shortage of coronavirus vaccines, the Centre Thursday said over two billion doses will be made available in the country in five months between August and Decembe
PANDEMIC PANEL SAYS WORLD COULD HAVE PREVENTED COVID CATASTROPHE A global panel of experts has said that the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the COVID-19 an emergency very late and the catastrophe caused by the deadly virus across the globe could have been prevented. &n
MORE THAN 3.3 MILLION DEAD, 159 MILLION INFECTED WITH COVID-19 WORLDWIDE The novel coronavirus has killed at least 3,319,512 people since the outbreak emerged in China in December 2019, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP at 1000 GMT (6 p.m. Philippine tim
12 PARTIES, 4 OPP CMS WRITE TO PM OVER COVID FIGHT The political fault lines over the Covid second surge sharpened yesterday with leaders of 12 major Opposition parties, including four Chief Ministers, writing a joint letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking the Centre to p
CHINA WARNS OF 'SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE' TO TIES IF BANGLADESH JOINS US-LED QUAD ALLIANCE China has warned Bangladesh against joining the US-led Quad alliance, saying that Dhaka’s participation in the anti-Beijing “club” would result in “substantial damage&rdq
BARANGAY HEADS TOLD: ENFORCE PROTOCOLS, OR ELSE… MANILA — President Duterte warned village chiefs that they would be held liable if they fail to enforce COVID-19 health and safety protocols.
CAUSE FOR CONCERN: 533 DISTRICTS REPORTING OVER 10% POSITIVITY As many as 533 of the country’s 700-plus districts are now reporting a test positivity rate of more than 10 per cent, the government said on Tuesday, underlining the massive spread of the coronavirus infection
SHUT DOWN AND VACCINATE, SAYS DR ANTHONY FAUCI TO INDIA Antony Fauci, the top US expert on Covid-19, has called on countries to provide India with resources to make its own vaccines or donate vaccines.