Sunday, January 24, 2021

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

De Lima Prays For Speedy Recovery Of Us Rights Volunteer In PH

De Lima Prays For Speedy Recovery Of Us Rights Volunteer In PH

Spotlight

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

Senator Leila M. de Lima is concerned over the medical condition of American paralegal volunteer for the Ifugao Peasant Movement (IPM) Brandon Lee who is in critical condition two months after he was attacked by still-unknown assailant last Aug. 5.

De Lima, a social justice and human rights champion, said she is offering special prayers for Lee’s immediate recuperation after he reportedly suffered cardiac arrest during an operation to remove one of the bullets lodged in his body.

“I am hoping and praying for the complete and speedy recovery of Mr. Brandon Lee, who dedicated his life in fighting for the rights of persons belonging to cultural minorities,” she said.

“Patuloy din po nating ipinagdarasal at ipaglalaban ang hustisya para kay Brandon, at sa lahat ng mga tagapagtanggol ng karapatang pantao, na biktima ng karahasan, pananakot at pagbabanta sa buhay. Ang kailangan nila ay proteksyon, hindi panggigipit mula sa pamahalaan,” she added.

Lee, Ifugao farmers’ group volunteer and a correspondent of the alternative online paper Northern Dispatch, was reportedly shot by still unidentified assailant in front of his house in Lagawe, Ifugao last Aug. 5.

Lee, a Chinese-American journalist who was raised in the US, was left in coma after he was attacked and shot four times in the body after fetching his child from school on the said day.

To date, Lee, who was also red-tagged by the military in 2015, is said to be in a critical condition and is staying at a hospital in Manila. He has spent the last several years in the country working as a journalist, paralegal, and a human rights activist.

The lady Senator from Bicol said that she hopes that the government could show its genuine concern for Lee and his fellow human rights defenders by promoting human rights and putting a stop on its continued vilification of the defenders of the vulnerable.

“The government places the lives of human rights defenders like Lee in great danger everytime it paints them in a bad light or antagonize their works before the public,” she said.

Amid the continued attacks against rights defenders, De Lima reiterated her call to her colleagues to help her push for the swift passage of the Human Rights Defenders Protection Bill which she reintroduced as among her first 10 priority measures this 18th Congress.

“Human rights workers in the Philippines do not deserve to suffer while they fight for the rights of others. Government policies should both support their work and ensure accountability for violations of their rights and freedoms,” she said.

The Human Rights Defenders Protection Bill underscored the obligations of the state and public authorities to respect, promote, protect and fulfill the rights of rights workers by facilitating their activities and work and by refraining from derogatory and unfounded labelling, to name some.

Photo Credit: facebook.com/leiladelimaofficial

Aggressive Contact Tracing On Amid Covid Spike In Cebu City

Cebu contact tracing teams are positive in containing the virus at the soonest possible time.

Valenzuela Opens Hemodialysis Center For Covid-19 Patients

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PRRD Retains 5% Tariff On Deboned Poultry Meat Until 2022

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Manila Holds Mock Covid-19 Vaccination

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IRL Moves To New Timeslot Beginning January 21

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Free Coronavirus Tests For Ilocos Norte Tourism Workers

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Caltex Surges With 11 New Stations In Last Two Months To Start Strong In 2021

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N. Ecija Farmers Reap Benefits Of DA’s Mechanization Program

From the 3-day tillage of land now can only be done for two hours real quick! Farmers thank the Department of Agriculture for the new farming equipment.

Cash Aid Up For 2K College Students In Catbalogan City

Ayos! May pa "Ayuda Eskwela" ang Catbalogan city para sa mga mag-aaral nito.

25% Discount Up For Motorcycle Franchise In Biliran Town

Biliran gives a 25% discount for motorcycle franchise and renewal until Feb. 20.

Spotlight

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

Lifestyle

Hendrick’s Gin Celebrates Love And Romance With The Perfect Pair This Valentine’s Day

Hendrick’s has something for you this coming Valentine's Day!

POND’S And Shopee Deliver ‘Smarter Skincare’ With First AI-Powered Chatbot

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Yellow Cab Introduces Its New Thin Crust Pizza, Starting At Just P249

New year new taste. Yellow Cab's New York Style Thin Crust Pizza is now available. The price starts at P249!

Mrs. Garcia’s: The Meat Of The Matter For The New Normal

Looking for fresh and quality meats at affordable prices?

Entertainment

First-Time ‘Himig’ Interpreters Reveal What Being Part The Competition Means To Them

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FATE: THE WINX SAGA You Focus, You Learn, You Grow. Transformation Awaits On January 22

OMG! Bet your childhood WINX CLUB becomes corporeal as it releases their FATE: THE WINX SAGA original series on Netflix!

Newest Boys’ Love Tandem Gives All The Feels In Thai Series “A Tale Of Thousand Stars”

BL fans eyes here! Another best of Thai series entitled "A Tale of Thousand Stars," can now be streamed for free on iWantTFC!

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Marikina Lauds MMDA’s Move To Prevent Future Flooding

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realme Says Yellow To 2021 With The Best Deals Of The Month

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Bicol Logs 23 Covid-19 Recoveries

No new death, 23 more recoveries; DOH regional reports in Bicol's Covid-19 case.

Travel

Bicol Int’l Airport Now 72.2% Complete

Malapit nang magkaroon ng airport sa Bicol!

Vaccinated People Still Need To Follow Travel Protocols

Nabakunahan man o hindi tuloy-tuloy pa rin ang pagsunod ng travel health protocols, ayon kay Duque.

Panagbenga 2021 Postponed Due To Pandemic

Walang Panagbenga ngayong taon. 🙁

Radisson Hotel Group Rises Above Challenges To Add 84 New Hotels Across Asia Pacific

Radisson Hotel Group adds 84 new hotels and resorts, covering eight of its distinct brands.

Motoring

Abalos Asks DPWH To Fix Lights On Major Roads

MMDA chairman Benhur Abalos requested the DPWH to fix street lights on major thoroughfares across the metropolis, citing commuters are in danger.

Cebu BRT Project Partially Operational Before Yearend: Tugade

Cebuanos can start to ride more modernized public transportations before 2021 ends!

SMC Extends Free Toll To Medical Frontliners On Skyway Stage 3

Wow! Extended pa ang pa-free toll ng SMC para sa mga medical frontliners!