Duque charged in new Dengvaxia complaint - Malaya

ANOTHER criminal complaint was filed yesterday before the Department of Justice in connection with the Dengvaxia vaccine, this time with Health Secretary Francisco Duque III among the respondents. Aside from Duque, also charged by the family of 13-year ...

Boracay in my mind - Manila Bulletin

In less than a week from now the world-renowned Boracay will be temporarily closed for clean-up and rehabilitation. The momentary closure has inflamed and aroused varied emotions. I cannot imagine the feelings of the resort owners, the working staff ...

Over 45 pct of Vietnamese men smoke - Xinhua

HO CHI MINH CITY, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Over 45 percent of Vietnamese men smoke cigarettes, and many of them start smoking before the age of 20, according to an anti-smoking conference held here on Thursday. Some 40,000 Vietnamese people die each year ...

Police hunt man for assaulting GF - Saipan Tribune

Police are hunting down a 32-year-old man who is wanted for assaulting his girlfriend with a plastic chair and a cassette radio at her house in Chalan Kanoa last Sunday. Department of Public Safety spokesperson Jacqueline Rae Shepard said yesterday ...and more »

Cuyom shatters own PH record - Manila Bulletin

by Kristel Satumbaga. ILOCOS SUR — Calabarzon bet Eliza Cuyom surpassed her recent national junior record in secondary girls' 100-meter hurdles even as cancer survivor Daniela Dela Pisa of Central Visayas scooped four gold medals in the secondary ...

Stocks plummet to 1-year low - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines — Local share prices further went south yesterday, triggering a bloodbath not seen in over two years, as investors dumped their holdings on fears of escalating US-China trade confict and rising inflation at home. The benchmark ...