Tuesday, January 26, 2021
 

NEIL ALCOBER, TMT

Villars, Aguilars keep hold on power

The 24-year reign of the Villar-Aguilar family in Las Piñas City will continue with the landslide victory of reelectionist Mayor Imelda Aguilar. Aguilar garnered 170,972...

DepEd allows non-teaching staff to participate in seminars, conferences

THE Department of Education (DepEd) has allowed its non-teaching employees to participate in conventions, seminars, conferences and symposium, as part of the collective negotiation...

DepEd clarifies early Christmas break

THE Department of Education (DepEd) said teachers in elementary and secondary public schools may begin their Christmas vacation on December 16, in accordance with...

Marikina footwear industry gets boost

THE Marikina City government gave a boost to the city’s shoe industry by promoting the footwear industry, which experienced a decline in sales and...

Device to prevent hearing loss under development

Researchers from the University of the Philippines–Manila (UP Manila) and the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) are developing better newborn hearing screening technologies,...

APEC member economies convene for education system advancement

Around 300 participants, including government officials, policy makers, entrepreneurs, teachers, and other professionals from 18 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies convened for the...

CHEd chief receives AsiaEngage Recognition Award

COMMISSION on Higher Education (CHEd) Chairman Prospero de Vera 3rd was chosen to receive the AsiaEngage Recognition Award (AERA) 2018, which was presented at...

CHEd, PNP to launch safe campus project

THE Commission on Higher Education (CHEd), in collaboration with the Philippine National Police (PNP), is set to launch a “Safe Campus” project in 2019,...

2 men dead in Cainta GUN FIGHT

TWO men on board a motorcycle were killed in a reported firefight with Cainta policemen early on Monday. Senior Supt. Lou Frias Evangelista, Rizal...

Car theft suspect killed in Antipolo

A suspected car theft was killed in a gunfight with the police in Antipolo City on Friday afternoon. Police said Eduardo Canlas Jr., alias...

‘Dream fight’ vs Pacquiao now ‘reality’ ‒ Garcia

ASK up-and-coming boxer Ryan Garcia about his dream bout versus Sen. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao, and chances are, he will tell you it’s becoming a...

Duterte rejects IATF move to allow children go out

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday rejected the decision of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) allowing minors as young as...

PH logs 1,581 new Covid cases

The Department of Health reported 1,581 new cases of Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), pushing the total to 514,996. Quezon City had the most number of new cases at 89, followed by Cebu City, 88; Cavite, 80; Davao...

AFP apologizes for erroneous list

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Monday apologized for its  erroneous list of alleged New People's Army (NPA) members who were either killed or arrested. It...

DoH discovers clusters from new variant cases in Bontoc

The Department of Health discovered more positive cases and emerging clusters  in Bontoc, Mountain Province from the new, more infectious B117 variant that was first...