philstar.com - RSS Headlines Philippine News for the Filipino Global Community
News stories on Duterte’s ‘shoot them’ remark trends in COVID-stricken West states
by Marlon Luistro on 4. april 2020 at 04:20
As countries worry about how their governments will save their economies, news reports of some news outlets in four countries on the Philippine president’s latest quarantine "policy" trended in these countries.
Cabinet members to donate 75% of salary to help government's COVID-19 efforts
by Ratziel San Juan on 4. april 2020 at 03:03
Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles on Saturday said that members of the Cabinet will donate 75% of their monthly salaries until the Bayanihan to Heal as One Act is in effect.
COVID-19 task force: No decision yet on extension of Luzon quarantine
by Ratziel San Juan on 4. april 2020 at 02:38
Factors that will be considered are the local COVID-19 epidemiological curve, the capacity of the Philippine healthcare system, as well as social, economic, and security factors.
Duterte fires anti-corruption body exec who sought NBI probe vs Robredo
by Ratziel San Juan on 4. april 2020 at 01:44
Duterte defended Robredo in his speech last night, saying that she had done nothing wrong.
Full text of April 3 address of President Rodrigo Duterte on COVID-19
on 4. april 2020 at 00:56
"Well, I govern properly and right. If it makes you happy, then you smile. If not, you criticize me. Walang pigil, social media, lahat kayo."
LIVE updates: COVID-19 in the Philippines and the Luzon quarantine
by PhilstarLIVE on 4. april 2020 at 00:30
The latest updates on the spread of the novel coronavirus in the Philippines and enhanced community quarantine of Metro Manila and the entire island of Luzon.
OCD distributes China-made PPEs to public hospitals
by Jaime Laude on 3. april 2020 at 16:01
The Office of Civil Defense has distributed to six government hospitals China-made personal protective equipment for health workers currently fighting the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19.
Palm Sunday goes virtual
by Robertzon Ramirez on 3. april 2020 at 16:01
A virtual blessing of palm fronds will be held on Palm Sunday tomorrow.
Villar Group joins DPWH, EEI to make quarantine facilities
by Jose Rodel Clapano on 3. april 2020 at 16:00
The Villar Group is working with the Department of Public Works and Highways and Engineering Equipment Inc. in the project to convert Forum Halls 1 to 3 of the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City into an emergency health facility for the treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 patients.
NCRPO: Arrest at all costs, not shoot to kill
by Neil Jayson Servallos on 3. april 2020 at 16:00
Metro Manila police were ordered to arrest “at all costs” persons who conduct public gatherings, not to shoot them dead as earlier ordered by President Duterte, the National Capital Region Police Office said yesterday.