Young 'Warriors'

September 20, 2019
They are demanding politicians and businesses take the drastic action needed to stop global warming, which scientists warn will lead to environmental catastrophe under current trends.On the eve of the strikes, Thunberg — a 16-year-old Swede who has become emblematic of generational tensions over management of the planet — insisted solutions were being “ignored” and called on kids to take ownership.

Pulong slams tourism secretary

September 20, 2019
According to the presidential son, he had planned to interpellate the sponsor of budget of the Department of Tourism to seek clarification on certain issues and concerns on what is happening now in that department under the leadership of Romulo Puyat.

House okays 2020 budget

September 20, 2019
“Yung No Pork, No Parking, No Delay, yan ang mantra na namin. But having said that, we have to emphasize, hindi pa rin perpekto ang budget, especially nga nagkatransition din ang DBM, nagkaroon ng changes sa Cabinet Members, nagkaroon ng epekto yung delay ng budget this year, nasa focus ngayon ang flagship programs ng gubyerno, kung ano nga ba ang matatapos at kung ano nga ba ang nasa listahan o hindi,” Cayetano said.

DOH reveals 2nd polio victim

September 20, 2019
Secretary Francisco Duque informed Congress, through Bagong Henerasyon party-list Rep. Bernadette Herrera-Dy, that the department needs at least P800 million funds to provide polio drops to some 5.5 million children below 5 years old nationwide.

Hogs in 2 QC bgys quarantined

September 20, 2019
He stressed that such misleading stories create panic among pork consumers and the general public, and could destroy the country’s 260-billion swine industry that provides income and livelihood for millions of Filipino families. This is because small backyard raisers comprise two-thirds of the country’s swine industry.

PNP halts hunt for freed cons

September 20, 2019
ALL Philippine National Police units yesterday were ordered to put on hold the arrest of convicts freed through the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) law until a final “clean list” of those who must be returned to prison is released by the Department of Justice and the Bureau of Corrections.

Bantag sworn in

September 20, 2019
“The Palace is behind the President’s decision and is confident that DG Bantag will continue the administration’s campaign against corruption as he spearheads reform initiatives in the Bureau,” he said.

If necessary I will rearm you, Duterte tells ex-rebs

September 20, 2019
“You are part of government. Magkasama na tayo ngayon. Kung ipitin kayo ng mga komunista, at if they really want trouble, I will give you a new firearm. Mas maganda pa dito,” Duterte told 737 members of a coalition of groups that split from the CPP in the 1990s.

Dyip in hot start

September 20, 2019
The Dyip outrebounded the Aces, 28-20, but the latter showed good ball movement as manifested by their 12 assists against Columbian’s only five the entire first half. Both teams though were always quick to react and adjust in every situation and that was especially obvious in the latter part of the second half, as a result of which a close fight erupted all the way to halftime which ended at 56-all.

Beermen seek finals

September 20, 2019
The Beermen battle title favorite Liaoning Flying Leopards in one of the semifinal pairings of the East Asia League Terrific 12 on Saturday, eyeing a win over a team that featured former NBA players Lance Stephenson and Salah Mejri for a berth in the winner-take-all final.

Kylie-Maxine spat over, but reconciliation doubted

September 20, 2019
KYLIE Verzosa and Maxine Medina have a raging controversial issue with each other, so it’s not surprising that they were immediately asked about this at the farewell presscon of “Los Bastardos” that ends this coming week. It’s said that during a heated confrontation scene, Kylie spat on Maxine and it’s not in the script. Both Kylie and Maxine are beauty queens. Kylie won the Miss International title in Japan in 2016. Maxine represented our country in the Miss Universe pageant in 2016.