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New daily COVID-19 cases nearly 7,000

August 10, 2020

The Department of Health ( DOH) said Monday new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases reached 6,958. The National Capital Region accounted for 4, 163 of the new cases. Total cases are now at 136, 638. DMS

House passes Bayanihan 2 bill

August 10, 2020

With a vote of 242 against six and zero abstention, the House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading the proposed P162 billion coronavirus disease  (COVID-19) roadmap for economic recovery, improving the health care system, provide financial

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Echanis’ wife said victim is her husband: ex-Anakpawis solon

August 10, 2020

It was Randall Echanis’ wife who identified the cadaver of the victim in the stabbing incident in Novaliches early Monday morning, according to former Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Ariel Casilao. In a message to The Daily Manila Shimbun, Casilao said Echanis’

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Anakpawis chairman not killed, says QC police director

August 10, 2020

Contrary to the claims of militant groups, the director of Quezon City Police District (QCPD) on Monday insisted that it was not Randall Echanis, chairman of Anakpawis partylist group, who was killed in the city early morning. In a press

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Navy chief says Chinese ship is surveying Recto Bank, seeks diplomatic protest

August 10, 2020

Philippine Navy chief Vice Adm. Giovanni Carlo Bacordo expressed belief that the Chinese surveillance vessel near the Recto Bank in West Philippine Sea is really conducting survey in the area. “We’d like to conclude that indeed they are conducting surveys

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NTF adviser hopes July-August COVID-19 cases peak, to decelerate after

August 10, 2020

An adviser of the National Task Force Against COVID-19 expressed hope on Monday that July and August would be the peak of coronavirus disease cases as infections would soon decelerate. Teodoro Herbosa, also the executive vice president of the University

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Palace: Wait for probe results before pinning Echanis’ death on anyone

August 10, 2020

The militant groups should wait first for the results of the investigation before blaming the government forces for the killing of National Democratic Front of the Philippines consultant Randall Echanis and his neighbor in Novaliches, Quezon City, Malacañang said on

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Task force warns persons with quarantine passes not to abuse them

August 10, 2020

The Joint Task Force COVID Shield on Monday warned all Authorized Persons Outside Residence (APORs) that they may only put themselves at risk of infection or legal consequences if they would abuse and not use responsibly their community quarantine exemption.

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