DOH says murder of physicians 'like killing people relying on doctors'

Sep 18, 2017 - 5:09 PM

'Killing a town’s physician is almost like killing the countless people who rely on this physician to ensure their health and longevity,' the DOH says, condemning the killing of government doctors

END THE KILLINGS. The Department of Health calls for an end to the killings of government doctors.

Italy applauds Libya's decision on migrant 'search and rescue' zone

Aug 13, 2017 - 11:30 PM

The measure is aimed at non governmental organizations which Libya accuses of facilitating illegal migration

NEW ARRIVALS. In this file photo, migrants and refugees arrive at the Trapani port, with the Aquarius vessel on July 22, 2016 after being rescued at sea. Stringer/AFP

Nigerian military blames homeless for botched air strike

Jul 22, 2017 - 10:19 AM

UPDATED Charity group Doctors Without Borders says they are extremely worried by the Nigerian military s statement 6 months after the bombing

Jodie Whittaker is first female 'Doctor Who'

Jul 17, 2017 - 12:45 AM

The British actress will take over later this year as 13th incarnation of the Time Lord

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May 22, 2017 - 10:53 PM

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May 22, 2017 - 1:41 PM

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Duterte to receive honorary degree from Russian institute

May 22, 2017 - 9:46 AM

A month after declining an honorary doctorate degree from the University of the Philippines UP Duterte is expected to accept one from Russia s elite school for diplomats

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Is Duterte just choosy about awards, honors he accepts?

Apr 22, 2017 - 7:48 AM

Personal policy not to accept awards? President Duterte has accepted some in the past

HIGHEST HONOR. President Rodrigo Duterte receives the Knight Grand Cross of Rizal during the 21st International Assembly and Conference of the Knights of Rizal at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on February 23, 2017. Malacañang photo

FAST FACTS: How honorary degrees are conferred

Apr 20, 2017 - 9:30 AM

The plan of the University of the Philippines Board of Regents to confer an honorary degree on President Duterte draws protests from students and alumni

LOOK: Robredo receives honorary degree from Camarines Sur university

Apr 19, 2017 - 10:30 PM

The conferment of the doctorate degree on the Vice President comes as President Rodrigo Duterte turns down a similar offer from the University of the Philippines

HONORARY. Vice President Leni Robredo receives an honorary doctorate degree in Humanities from the University of Saint Anthony in Iriga City, Camarines Sur. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Another rural doctor shot dead, this time in Cotabato City

Apr 18, 2017 - 5:52 PM

Dr Shahid Sinolinding the younger brother of Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Health Secretary Kadil Sinolinding Jr was killed inside his clinic at 11 am Tuesday

George Ty and MVP transaction is best deal of 2016 – IHAP

Mar 19, 2017 - 10:00 AM

The deal that brought together two of the biggest conglomerates in the country is recognized as the most innovative and complex

BEST DEAL. George Ty's GT Capital Holdings acquired 15% of Manuel V. Pangilinan's Metro Pacific Investment Corporation in 2016.

#InspireCourage: Ateneo doctors serve in far-flung Northern Samar town

Mar 17, 2017 - 4:02 PM

Doctors Mixie Baduria and Alfonso Regala could have gone to any specialization they wanted after graduation Instead they are serving in a 2nd class municipality in Northern Samar

LOCAL HEALTHCARE. Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health doctors currently working in the district and provincial hospitals in Northern Samar pose for a photo in front of the Tan Memorial Hospital. (L to R) Dr Alfonso Miguel Regala, Dr Terrence Antonio, Dr Raymond Luzarraga, Dr Ezekiel Valera, Dr Sophia Caranay, Dr Sherry Mombay, Dr Merlin Sanicas. Photo courtesy of Mixie Baduria

After death of Lanao del Norte doctor, LGUs urged to secure health workers

Mar 12, 2017 - 4:30 PM

This really has to stop kailangang matiyak ng [local government unit] yung security ng health worker nila says Irene Fariñas of the Doctors to the Barrios Foundation

Police probe jealousy angle in volunteer doctor's death

Mar 08, 2017 - 4:19 PM

Lanao del Norte police say Dr Dreyfuss Perlas closeness with a Maranao woman might have cost him his life

JUSTICE. Louella Perlas, the sister of slain doctor Dreyfuss Perlas, is calling for justice.

#JusticeForDrDrey: Medical community honors slain physician

Mar 06, 2017 - 8:46 PM

Health professionals from all over the Philippines post pictures on social media while wearing black to ask for justice for Dr Dreyfuss Perlas who was killed in Lanao del Norte

CALL FOR SAFETY. Medical workers call the Department of Health’s attention to protect the doctors and nurses that it sends to rural communities. Photo courtesy of Health Alliance for Democracy.

DOH to 'revisit, amend' Magna Carta of Public Health Workers

Mar 06, 2017 - 5:35 PM

Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial s directive comes after the death of former volunteer doctor and municipal health officer Dreyfuss Perlas

Death of Lanao del Norte doctor an 'isolated case' – Ubial

Mar 06, 2017 - 4:17 PM

UPDATED The health department calls on local government units to help improve the working conditions of health workers and ensure their security and benefits

DOJ to NBI: Probe death of volunteer doctor in Lanao del Norte

Mar 06, 2017 - 10:38 AM

Reports say one of the suspects behind Perlas killing was shot dead on March 4 after attempting to escape arrest

JUSTICE. Louella Perlas, the sister of slain doctor Dreyfuss Perlas, is calling for justice.

Family, friends of slain volunteer doctor appeal for justice

Mar 05, 2017 - 5:55 PM

They describe him as a passionate and selfless doctor who was dedicated to improving the health situation in Lanao del Norte

JUSTICE. Louella Perlas, the sister of slain doctor Dreyfuss Perlas, is calling for justice for the death of his brother

Volunteer doctor shot dead in Lanao del Norte

Mar 02, 2017 - 1:50 PM

Dreyfuss Perlas 31 years old served under the government s Doctors to the Barrios program

Senate panels push P56k salary for gov't doctors

Feb 11, 2017 - 11:52 AM

To prevent the mass exodus of Filipino doctors abroad the Senate seeks to increase the government doctors minimum monthly salary of P28 417

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#PugadBaboy: Mind Doctor

Jan 30, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Life of a doctor in the barrio

Jan 29, 2017 - 4:00 PM

The whole doctor to the barrio thing is both a lovely experience to have and a necessity for your municipality but it is also a tiny corner of the picture we need to look at when it comes to health care

DOH: No mass retrenchment of health workers in 2017

Nov 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Nurses hired under the DOH deployment program won t lose their jobs since the nature of hiring is on a contractual short term basis says Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial

Recto: Help prevent 'mass retrenchment' in DOH

Nov 12, 2016 - 11:42 AM

Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto says the health department s proposed 2017 budget will lead to a drastic downsizing of health personnel under the department s Rural Health Practice Program

Benedict Cumberbatch plays another role in 'Doctor Strange'

Nov 10, 2016 - 1:47 PM

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Doctor Strange in the movie but he s one of the villains too

DOCTOR STRANGE. Benedict Cumberbatch plays Doctor Strange in the Marvel film, but also the demo Dormammu. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios

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Oct 31, 2016 - 10:13 AM

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Doctor Strange trivia: Cool facts about the latest Marvel blockbuster

Oct 28, 2016 - 1:58 PM

What Benedict Cumberbatch and Robert Downey Jr once giggled about Stephen Strange s luxury car and more

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‘Doctor Strange’ Review: Marvelous rehash

Oct 27, 2016 - 4:35 PM

Doctor Strange is a fun ride There is no denying that It is also spectacular extremely well acted and action packed writes Oggs Cruz

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25 people found dead in Mediterranean migrant boat horror

Oct 26, 2016 - 9:31 PM

UPDATED The find adds to the grim evidence of the hazards of crossing the Mediterranean – a journey that the UN said Wednesday has claimed more than 3 800 lives so far this year a record

Doctor Strange mungkin adalah film terbaik dari Marvel Studios

Oct 26, 2016 - 4:47 PM

Empat alasan mengapa Doctor Strange bisa dikatakan sebagai film terbaik Marvel Studios hingga saat ini

Doctor Strange mungkin adalah film terbaik dari Marvel Studios. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios

Mengenal sosok Doctor Strange, dokter bedah saraf yang menjelma jadi superhero

Oct 25, 2016 - 11:46 AM

Siapa Doctor Strange? Mari berkenalan sebelum menonton filmnya mulai 26 Oktober mendatang

Sosok Doctor Strange yang diperankan oleh Benedict Cumberbatch. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios

'Internet's boyfriend,' Doctor Strange Benedict Cumberbatch, keeping it real

Oct 23, 2016 - 10:16 PM

Being a superhero was never on Benedict Cumberbatch s bucket list but that s a role he s ended up embracing anyway

AFP file photo/Doctor Strange photos from Marvel Studios

WATCH: How does Doctor Strange fare at a kid's party?

Oct 21, 2016 - 11:50 PM

I don t understand Are they possessed? says Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange upon seeing the screaming kids

'DOCTOR STRANGE.' Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays the titular Doctor Strange in the upcoming movie, makes balloon animals for kids in a skit for 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Screengrab from YouTube/Jimmy Kimmel Live

Benedict Cumberbatch once visted a comic store as Doctor Strange

Oct 21, 2016 - 12:03 PM

I didn t have any money – I offered my services I said if the film doesn t work out I ll come and stack the shelves jokes Benedict

DOCTOR STRANGE. Benedict Cumberbatch plays Doctor Strange in the upcoming movie. Screengrab from Facebook/DoctorStrangeOfficial

Tilda Swinton, Scott Derrickson on 'Dr Strange' whitewash casting

Oct 14, 2016 - 4:36 PM

Film director Scott Derrickson says the cast and team behind Dr Strange take diversity very seriously and take many factors into consideration when casting

THE ANCIENT ONE. Tilda Swinton's casting as The Ancient One in 'Doctor Strange' sparks whitewashing criticism. Screengrab from YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

'Doctor Strange' gelar promosi film di Hong Kong

Oct 13, 2016 - 12:23 PM

Benedict Cumberbatch Tilda Swinton sutradara Scott Derrickson dan Presiden Marvel Studios Kevin Feige hadir di press conference ‘Doctor Strange’

Dari kiri ke kanan: Kevin Feige (Presiden Marvel Studios), Scott Derrickson (sutradara 'Doctor Strange'), Tilda Swinton (The Ancient One), Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange) saat tampil di acara press conference film 'Doctor Strange' di Hong Kong, Kamis, 13 Oktober pagi. Foto oleh Wyatt Ong/

Syria regime advances in Aleppo, MSF decries 'bloodbath'

Oct 01, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Aleppo is also the focus of a new French led United Nations draft resolution calling for the cessation of hostilities

'BLOODBATH.' Syrian volunteers carry an injured person on a stretcher following Syrian government forces airstrikes on the rebel held neighbourhood of Heluk in Aleppo, on September 30, 2016. Photo by Thaer Mohammed/AFP

US-made bomb used in deadly strike on Yemen hospital – Amnesty

Sep 19, 2016 - 4:06 PM

The rights watchdog said a US made precision guided Paveway series aerial bomb was used according to independent experts who assessed photographs of a bomb fin taken at the site

Yemeni workers clean at an hospital operated by the the Paris-based aid agency, Doctors Without Borders (MSF), on August 16, 2016 in Abs, in the rebel-held northern province of Hajja, a day after the hospital was allegedly hit by an air strike by the Saudi-led coalition, fighting against Iran-backed Shiite Huthi rebels. Stringer/AFP

At least 11 killed in coalition air raid on Yemen hospital – MSF

Aug 16, 2016 - 9:01 AM

An Arab coalition air raid hit a Yemeni hospital on Monday August 15 killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 19 just 48 hours after strikes that killed children

This hand out picture released by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) shows people examining a hospital operated by the NGO after it was hit by an Arab coalition air strike on August 15, 2016 in Abs. MSF/Handout/AFP

Trillanes bill seeks to increase salary of gov't doctors

Aug 14, 2016 - 4:30 PM

Senate Bill No 526 aims to increase the base pay of Filipino doctors to no lower than Salary Grade 27 or P73 937 1 586

Hasil kualifikasi MotoGP Austria: Iannone raih 'pole position', Rossi kedua

Aug 13, 2016 - 11:43 PM

Juara dunia Marquez ditakutkan tak bisa tampil 100 persen karena cedera bahu

MOTOGP ITALIA. Pembalap Italia dari tim Ducati berhasil menjadi yang tercepat dalam sesi latihan bebas ke tiga di Mugello pada Sabtu, 21 Mei. Foto oleh Eddy Lemaistre/EPA

SAKSIKAN: Benedict Cumberbatch di trailer terbaru ‘Doctor Strange’

Jul 24, 2016 - 11:20 AM

Doctor Strange akan dirilis di bioskop pada 4 November 2016

Screengrab dari YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch thrills in new 'Doctor Strange' trailer

Jul 24, 2016 - 9:59 AM

Benedict Cumberbatch dives into action in the new trailer for Doctor Strange with breathtaking visuals

Screengrab from YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

Yemeni rebels free 276 loyalists

Jun 19, 2016 - 11:40 PM

The government loyalists are reportedly freed as a sign of good will for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan

epa05376312 Houthi militia members hold up weapons during a gathering mobilizing more fighters into battlefronts in several Yemeni cities, Sana'a, Yemen, 18 June 2016. According to reports, violent clashes are still taking place between Houthi rebels and Yemen?s Saudi-backed government forces in Yemen?s several areas as UN-sponsored peace talks in Kuwait between Yemen?s warring factions come into the second month of sessions in an attempt to end more than a year of conflict in the troubled Arab country. EPA/YAHYA ARHAB

Hungary gives doctors pay raise to stop exodus

Jun 09, 2016 - 8:55 PM

The move aims to prevent health professionals from leaving for Western Europe where they can earn much higher salaries

Members, sympathizers, nurses and doctors march with a banner reading 'We want a fair salary here at home' on May 12, 2015 across Budapest during an anti-government demonstration to protest against the medical-care policy of the Hungarian government. Thousands of the health care workers left Hungary in last years, trustingly for a better life and working condition in Europe and in the States. AFP PHOTO / ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP PHOTO / ATTILA KISBENEDEK

No longer just a job: the unlikely crew saving lives in the Med

May 30, 2016 - 8:31 PM

They are unlikely members of the same crew: career seamen for whom it was initially just another job and landlubber humanitarian workers trying to make the world a better place

RESCUED. Migrants protect themselves from the cold with blankets as they wait to arrive in the port of Cagliari, Sardinia, on May 26, 2016 aboard the rescue ship "Aquarius," two day after their rescue off the Libyan coasts. Photo by Gabriel Buoys / AFP

Survivors call for US troops to face trial over Afghan hospital air strike

Apr 30, 2016 - 5:34 PM

Survivors of a US air strike on a hospital in Afghanistan dismiss an American military investigation that said the bombardment did not amount to a war crime

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. A handout file picture made available on October 1, 2015 shows members of the humanitarian aid organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) (Doctors without borders) treating injured people in a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, September 30, 2015. Photo by EPA/MEDICINS SANS FRONTIERES

Despite carnage, Syria's Aleppo not in fighting 'freeze'

Apr 30, 2016 - 11:15 AM

Shelling and air raids in Aleppo over the past week have killed more than 230 civilians and pushed a landmark February 27 ceasefire to the verge of collapse

FIGHTING FREEZE? Syrians at the site of airstrikes in the rebel-held neighbourhood of Bustan Al Qasr in Aleppo, Syria, April 28, 2016. Photo by Zouhir Al Shimale/EPA