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Vice President Leni Robredo lists down five specific measures the government must do once Metro Manila reverts to enhanced community quarantine or ECQ.

The convenors of the 1Sambayan opposition coalition say the legacy of decent and honest governance left behind by the late former president Noynoy Aquino will be a factor in choosing their standard-bearer in the 2022 elections. 

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Wednesday, August 4, says the University of the Philippines and the Department of National Defense accord will never return under President Rodrigo Duterte’s term.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo faces allegations of sexual harassment of 11 women. Local prosecutors will launch a criminal investigation, reigniting calls for Cuomo to resign or be impeached.

Online learning platform The Nas Academy takes down its page offering a traditional tattooing course by world-renowned traditional tattoo artist Whang-od, after the artist’s grandniece Grace Palicas called it a ‘scam.’ – Rappler.com