Month: August 2021

NKTI suspends dispensing of COVID-19 drugs

A well being employee has a tendency to a coronavirus illness (COVID-19) affected person supported via a mechanical ventilator and present process dialysis on the COVID-19 emergency room of the federal government clinic Nationwide Kidney and Transplant Institute on April 26, 2021 in Quezon Town, which has declared overcapacity following a surge of COVID-19 infections in Metro Manila. Eloisa Lopez, Reuters MANILA – The Nationwide Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI)…

South Africa detects new coronavirus variant

JOHANNESBURG – South African scientists have detected a brand new coronavirus variant with more than one mutations however are but to ascertain if it is extra contagious or in a position to conquer the immunity equipped by way of vaccines or prior an infection. The brand new variant, referred to as C.1.2, used to be first detected in Would possibly and has now unfold to maximum South African provinces and…

PH-made cube satellites launch to ISS moved to Sunday

MANILA (UPDATE) — Two dice satellites evolved by way of the Philippines were introduced into area Sunday afternoon (Manila time) after going through delays because of dangerous climate. The CubeSats Maya-3 and Maya-4 are amongst the ones on board the SpaceX Dragon flight that used to be introduced on the Kennedy House Middle in america. The Nationwide Aeronautics and House Management streamed the release of the spacecraft, which might ship…

MMDA chief: NCR mayors preparing for granular lockdowns

Citizens wait to obtain meals packing containers from the native govt inside of a locked down neighborhood in Barangay Tunasan, Muntinlupa Town on August 14, 2021. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Information MANILA—Nationwide Capital Area mayors are getting ready for granular lockdowns, as COVID-19 infections spiked, pushed in all probability via the Delta variant, the top of Metropolitan Manila Building Authority (MMDA) mentioned Saturday. In an interview on ANC, MMDA…

US reports world’s first deer with COVID-19

Pexels/Document CHICAGO— America govt mentioned on Friday it had showed the arena’s first instances of COVID-19 in deer, increasing the record of animals recognized to have examined certain for the illness. America Division of Agriculture reported infections of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that reasons COVID-19, in wild white-tailed deer within the state of Ohio, in step with a observation. There have been no reviews of deer appearing signs of an infection,…

Biden warns Kabul bombers: ‘We will hunt you down’

A display seize presentations other folks out of doors a health facility after an assault at Kabul airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan August 26, 2021. Reuters TV, by means of Reuters US President Joe Biden pledged Thursday to seek down the perpetrators of the suicide bombings that killed 12 American troops in Kabul and stated america is probably not deterred from its undertaking to evacuate 1000’s of civilians from Afghanistan. “To…

Pacquiao open to rematch with Ugas, says US report

Pacquiao makes his solution to the hoop for his WBA welterweight identify combat in opposition to Yordenis Ugas at T-Cellular Enviornment on August 21, 2021 in Las Vegas. Ugas retained his identify by means of unanimous determination. Ethan Miller/Getty Pictures by the use of AFP Manny Pacquiao has refused to rule out a rematch with WBA champion Yordenis Ugas following his disillusioned defeat to the Cuban remaining weekend, which nudged…

Derek thinks ex Angelica has found ‘the one’

Instagram: @ramsayderek07/@iamangelicap MANILA – Derek Ramsay thinks his former female friend, actress Angelica Panganiban, has already discovered “the only.” “I am more than pleased for her. I at all times say this — I want her smartly. And to search out the proper man… And I believe she discovered the person who she’s going to spend the remainder of her existence with,” Ramsay advised PEP. In step with the actor,…

Filipino Olympians receive government incentives

Olympic medalists Hidilyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam, and Eumir Marcial pose for a photograph earlier than receiving executive incentives. Philippine Sports activities Fee MANILA — The athletes who introduced house the Philippines’ file 4-medal haul on the contemporary Olympics, together with the rustic’s first Olympic gold, won on Monday incentives from the federal government.  “I congratulate you as soon as once more for bringing delight and honor to the…

2 Fil-Ams attacked in separate incidents in New York

MANILA – Two Filipino-American citizens had been attacked in two separate incidents in New York. Miguel Braganza, level actor and director, used to be hit at the head with a gun all over an tried theft. One of the crucial suspects, he mentioned, yelled out a racial slur. 3 days after the assault on Braganza, Potri Ranka Manis used to be attacked after providing a face masks to a few…