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LPA, monsoon to bring light to heavy rains in parts of PH — Pagasa 

A low pressure area (LPA) was spotted 30 kilometers north of Infanta, Quezon on Wednesday and is expected to bring light to heavy rains...

Duterte to deliver SONA at Batasang Pambansa

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesman Harry Roque confirmed that President Rodrigo Duterte will deliver his 5th State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the Batasang Pambansa Compex...

QC launches ‘wage relief program’ for pandemic-hit businesses

THE Quezon City (QC) Local Government officially launched a relief project to help alleviate pandemic-hit businesses. According to QC Mayor Josefina "Joy" Belmonte, the project...

PH now Covid epicenter in Southeast Asia

THE Philippines is now the epicenter of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in Southeast Asia after it passed Indonesia with the highest number of...

Central Japan region put under virus emergency

TOKYO: A governor in central Japan announced a state of emergency Thursday because of rising virus cases and asked businesses and people to curb...

UK says 50M masks unusable over safety concerns

LONDON: The British government says it won’t be using 50 million face masks it bought during a scramble to secure protective equipment for medics...

Virus lockdown for world’s smallest and rarest wild pigs

NEW DELHI: Pygmy hogs — the world’s smallest and rarest wild pig — are under a virus lockdown. Not because of the coronavirus, but because...

NKorea’s escalating virus response raises fear of outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea is quarantining thousands of people and shipping food and other aid to a southern city locked down over coronavirus...