Batanes regains COVID-free status, looks to open to tourists

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) –The island province of Batanes has declared itself free of the coronavirus after two patients recovered from the viral disease. After keeping the virus at bay for several months, Batanes reported its first COVID-19 case in September – a locally...

Typhoon ‘Jose’ weakens slightly but continues to enhance the southwest monsoon –PAGASA

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Typhoon “Jose” weakened slightly while changing its movement from west-northwest to northwest direction at mid-morning Monday, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA). The state...

Abad: I am not Janet’s tutor, not a pork king

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former Congressman and now Budget Secretary Butch Abad on Wednesday denied teaching Janet Lim Napoles how to use non-government organizations to get money from government, which eventually led to the multibillion-peso pork scam. This, amid the Napoles’ camp’s...