To men or the male population, it is okay to be…

Immae Lachica 11/22/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— Men have been perceived to be brave, strong, and masculine. That at times when we see a man breakdown we then associate it for them being weak— and what’s wrong with that? Men…

UN chief: World should follow South Korea on COVID-19 fight

05/01/2020

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations chief said he hopes many countries in the world will follow the “remarkable example” of South Korea, which he said has been “extremely successful” in addressing the coronavirus pandemic and…

Duterte wants all donations in fight vs COVID-19 transmitted to OCD

Krissy Aguilar 04/01/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte wants all donations and medical supplies to aid government in its fight against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to be transmitted to and managed by government. Through Administrative Order no. 27, Duterte established…

Duterte seeks more powers to fight virus

DJ Yap, Julie M. Aurelio, Marlon Ramos 03/23/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang is upping the ante in the fight against the fast-spreading coronavirus disease, calling Congress to a special session on Monday to declare a national emergency and grant President Rodrigo Duterte broad powers, like…

DENR to households: Use bleaching solution to fight COVID-19

Katrina Hallare 03/19/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Thursday urged the public to disinfect their households with the right proportion of bleaching agents as a precautionary measure to combat the spread of COVID-19.…

First antiviral drug approved to fight COVID-19

02/17/2020

BEIJING — Favilavir, formerly known as Fapilavir, an antiviral that has shown efficacy in treating the novel coronavirus, was approved for marketing, the Taizhou government in Zhejiang province announced Sunday. It is the first anti-novel coronavirus drug…

Walk for Life 2020: Fighting nCoV through prayers

Immae Lachica 02/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Instead of hiding in fear of the 2019-novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the Archdiocese of Cebu Commission on the Laity is encouraging everyone to unite in prayer against the deadly virus in this year’s Walk for…

Cebu City Health: Eat healthy, boost immune system to fight viruses

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Health Office is urging the public to maintain a  healthy lifestyle amidst fear of a mysterious pneumonia-causing virus spreading in China. City Health Officer Daisy Villa said that the virus…

UCLM to face off with Baby Lancers on Tuesday

Mars G. Alison 11/04/2019

Games on Tuesday, November 5, at the Cebu Coliseum 5:15 p.m. UV vs UCLM (High School) 6:45 p.m. UV vs SWU (College) CEBU CITY, Philippines – The University of Cebu Lapu-Lapu and Mandaue (UCLM) hopes to end…

USC overcomes USPF in fight-marred Cesafi collegiate basketball game

Mars G. Alison 10/10/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —The University of San Carlos (USC) Warriors prevailed in overtime, 76-72, over the University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) Panthers in a Cesafi collegiate game that was marred by a fracas with just 2.5…

Vigilant civilians playing a vital role in fight against rebels in Negros

Florence Baesa 10/10/2019

Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental—With the continued help of vigilant civilians, Brigadier General Eric Vinoya, the Commander of the Joint Task Force (JTF) Negros, is confident the insurgency problems in Negros Island will be put to an end…

G-7 nations pledge $40 million to fight Amazon fires

08/27/2019

PORTO VELHO, Brazil  — The Group of Seven nations on Monday pledged tens of millions of dollars to help fight raging wildfires in the Amazon and protect its rainforest, even as Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro accused rich…

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