Joshua Garcia still hopes to clear the air with Gerald Anderson

MANILA, Sept 7 (Mabuhay) — If there is someone he would want to have a no holds barred conversation with, Joshua Garcia said it would have to be Gerald Anderson. “Siguro si Kuya Gerald, pero hindi online. Hindi ko kailangang i-online. Siya. Kasi na-realize ko nung...

UP expert: NCR, Calabarzon have flattened COVID-19 curve, but don’t get excited

MANILA, Sept 7 (Mabuhay) — The transmission of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the Philippines has slowed with Metro Manila and Calabarzon flattening the curve of infections, an expert from the University of the Philippines (UP)-OCTA Research team said Sun...

PH logs 2,839 new Covid-19 cases; recoveries rise by 23K

MANILA, Sept 7 (Mabuhay) — The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday reported 2,839 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections, raising the overall tally to 237,365 with only 48,803 active cases. The DOH said the additional cases reported were based on the total...

Duterte’s economic team seeks swift OK of 2021 budget

MANILA, Sept 7 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s economic team has sought the swift enactment by Congress of the proposed 2021 national budget as a key component of the government’s comprehensive plan to “rebuild the economy and decisively defeat” coronavirus...

Palace says nothing illegal with police monitoring of social media posts

MANILA, Sept 7 (Mabuhay) — Police officers can monitor social media posts for violations of quarantine protocols, Malacañang said Monday as authorities zero in on virus restriction violators. All police commanders were earlier told to monitor social media for violations of...