18 LGUs complete ‘ayuda’ distribution

With still six days left before deadline, 18 local government units in the National Capital Region (NCR) Plus have already completed their distribution of “ayuda” (assistance) to beneficiaries of enhanced community quarantine cash aid.

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año …

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DvOcc guv to ban treasure hunting

Davao Occidental Governor Claude Bautista will propose the banning of treasure hunting activities in the province to further protect its ancestral lands.

In an interview over the weekend, Bautista said he deemed the ban necessary after a reported treasure hunting activity in Barangay Kalbay, Jose …

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PH recoveries 92.5% of total infections 

The Philippines’ recovery tally continued to rise with 10,179 survivors of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) added to the 1,013,204, representing 92.5 percent of the overall 1,094,849 infections, the Department of Health (DOH) reported on Saturday.

The DOH also reported 6,979 new cases, with total …

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Apayao placed under MECQ until May 23

The province of Apayao has been placed under a more restrictive modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) for 14 days starting May 10 as coronavirus infections continue to threaten lives and livelihoods in the area.

“As per recommendation of the National (Inter-Agency) Task Force for the …

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2 bettors bag P101-M Lotto 6/42 jackpot

Two lucky bettors won the PHP101-million jackpot of the regular Lotto 6/42 draw, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said on Sunday.

In an advisory, PCSO general manager Royina Garma said the bettors guessed the winning combination 15-36-03-24-06-08 during Saturday night’s 6/42 lotto draw with …

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