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Expert warns netizens about Faceapp 

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A data privacy expert advised netizens to weigh the benefits against the risks of using photo editing application Faceapp. Launched in 2017, the app allows its users to transform into older versions of themselves or change their features to look lik...

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Novaliches Diocese hires volunteers 

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In compliance with the new normal in the holding of religious services, the Diocese of Novaliches is in the process of recruiting young volunteers to serve in the church. Novaliches Bishop Roberto Gaa said they are in need of young volunteers to ser...

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Gov't criticizes UN experts for ‘bias’ 

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Malacañang Palace slammed the United Nations’ (UN) human rights experts for insisting that there are various human rights violations committed in the Philippines under the watch of President Rodrigo Duterte.  Presidential Spokesper...

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EDSA buses asked to transfer doors

chrome_reader_modeJune 30, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Plano ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority na ipalipat sa kaliwa ang pintuan ng mga EDSA bus para makaiwas sa aksidente at maging akma sa mga babaan ng mga bus.  Ayon kay MMDA chairman Danilo Lim, layon nitong gawing akma ang mga pintuan ng bus sa mga bus stop na ipinatatayo sa gitna n...

House assures funds for virus vaccine 

chrome_reader_modeJune 29, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said the House of Representatives will allocate funds in the proposed 2021 national budget for the procurement of a vaccine to fight the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. “We know they are being cautious about the deficit, but funds should already be al...

Gov't criticizes UN experts for ‘bias’ 

chrome_reader_modeJune 27, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Malacañang Palace slammed the United Nations’ (UN) human rights experts for insisting that there are various human rights violations committed in the Philippines under the watch of President Rodrigo Duterte.  Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque jabbed at the 31 UN rights experts...

Pasig Ferry Service gets new boat 

chrome_reader_modeJune 27, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Businessman Reghis Romero II donated a new boat to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) for its Pasig River Ferry Service (PRFS). At the turnover ceremony at the Guadalupe Station in Makati City, MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim signed a deed of donation with Philippine Ecological Systems C...

Viber cuts business ties with Facebook

chrome_reader_modeJune 27, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Rakuten Viber, one of the world’s leading messaging apps for free and secure communication, announces it will cut all business ties with Facebook. The messaging app will remove Facebook Connect, Facebook SDK, and GIPHY, as well as cease all ad spending on the social networking platform, leveli...

Arroyo lauds Duterte's performance in virus response

chrome_reader_modeJune 26, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo lauded President Rodrigo Duterte's "willingness to take strong and swift actions" amid criticisms being hurled at the latter for his supposed inability to effectively fight the coronavirus outbreak in the Philippines. Addressing lawmakers of th...

Blue vending stalls put up in Divisoria 

chrome_reader_modeJune 26, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

Vendors have mixed reactions on the Manila City government’s installation of new vending stalls along Ilaya Street in Divisoria. According to Marisol Abdurahman’s report on “24 Oras,” Renato Ulunan, a sidewalk vendor since 1980, said the new vending stalls will allow him to ...

OFW assistance funds may soon 'run out' 

chrome_reader_modeJune 25, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said the agency's fund intended to assist overseas Filipino workers may "run out" by August if repatriation efforts entailing chartering of flights continue due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The DFA has already spent 66 percent of its P1 billion &qu...

DOF looks into POGO's tax payment

chrome_reader_modeJune 24, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

The Department of Finance (DOF) is now looking into claims that only two Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) firms have paid taxes as a requisite to resume operations, but it said such claims are "probably true." According to Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, personnel are no...

PSE employee tests positive for virus

chrome_reader_modeJune 24, 2020 loyalty account_circleJake Cruz

The Philippine Stock Exchange Inc. (PSE) temporarily closed its headquarters in Taguig City on Wednesday after an employee tested positive for Covid-19. In a memorandum, the PSE said its head office as well as its trading floor in Bonifacio Global City will be closed for 24 hours to give way for de...

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