Students met Q1 performance goals in distance learning, says DepEd exec

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay)– Department of Education Undersecretary Diosdado San Antonio said Wednesday students managed to achieve the expected performance in distance learning during the first quarter of the academic year. In a roundtable discussion, San Antonio belied...

House OKs proposed new Filipino way of greeting on final reading

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay) — A measure institutionalizing a new Filipino gesture of goodwill, praise, and respect as an alternative to the traditional “mano” (placing elder’s hand to the forehead) and handshake to reduce the chances of transferring communicable diseases...

Gov’t addressing high food prices

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay) — The government has readied immediate and medium-term solutions to help tame the increase in prices of food items, Malacañang said on Tuesday. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque gave the assurance, as prices of agricultural products and other...

Employer must pay Covid-19 hospitalization of househelp

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay) — The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC), an attached agency of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), said employers have to pay the medical expenses of their kasambahay (house helper) who contracted the coronavirus disease 2019...
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Andre Paras, Sef Cadayona to host new Kapuso show ‘Game of the Gens’

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay) — Andre Paras and Sef Cadayona are the hosts of new Kapuso show “Game of the Gens.” The comedy game show will feature celebrity contestants belonging to different generations. “Di ba may Boomers, may Millennials, Gen Z, Gen X. Very...