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Everyday heroes

Commemorating National Heroes’ Day amid a raging pandemic, when death and desolation are aplenty, moves one to salute the everyday heroes who have touched our lives through their acts of kindness, compassion, and inspiration...

Anti-communist campaign gets new name in Cordillera 0

Anti-communist campaign gets new name in Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Benguet, Philippines — A controversial plan to implement the government’s anti-drug tactic “tokhang” (contraction of Visayan terms for “knock and plead”) on activists, journalists, and government employees in the Cordillera has been...

PGH stops accepting ‘walk-in’ COVID-19 patients 0

PGH stops accepting ‘walk-in’ COVID-19 patients

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine General Hospital (PGH), the country’s biggest COVID-19 referral facility, has stopped accepting walk-in patients as the surge in new infections continued to overwhelm the health-care system. PGH on Tuesday...