Month: August 2021

Taliban stop Afghan government employees from returning to work

A protester wipes her tears right through an illustration in cohesion with other folks of Afghanistan, in London, Britain, August 21, 2021. Henry Nicholls, Reuters KABUL – Govt workers in Kabul have been blocked through Taliban militants from returning to their places of work on Saturday, the primary day of the Afghan running week. For the reason that hardline Islamist staff seized energy 6 days in the past, govt structures,…

NCR establishments urged to open only for fully vaxxed

Dine-in spaces in a mall in Makati Town just about shoppers on August 2, 2021, as meals institutions are best allowed to open for supply and take-out below the overall neighborhood quarantine. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Information/Document MANILA – Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion mentioned Friday his proposed program of best permitting absolutely vaccinated people in department stores and eating places in NCR would assist save you every…

DUMPER sectoral rep dumps retort at wedding critics

From Michael Cinco’s Fb web page MANILA— DUMPER PTDA party-list Rep. Claudine Diana Bautista on Thursday broke her silence over the social media typhoon generated by way of her fresh marriage ceremony, which has drawn public ire for its luxurious in the course of a deadly disease that has crippled tens of millions, together with her constituents. Bautista stated she desires to transport previous the problem and concentrate on urgent…

No need for COVID booster jabs for now – WHO

A well being care employee prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus illness (COVID-19) vaccine prior to being given to those that had up to now been inoculated towards the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) with Sinovac’s Coronavac vaccine, within the Clinic de Clinicas, in Montevideo, Uruguay August 16, 2021. Mariana Greif, Reuters GENEVA – Present knowledge does no longer point out that COVID-19 booster photographs are wanted, the International Well being…

Expert allays fears on ‘waning’ effect of COVID-19 jabs

Public transportation drivers and supply riders are vaccinated in opposition to COVID-19 on the Vaccine Specific-Quezon Town at a mall in Quezon Town on August 13, 2021. The vaccine pressure is a program of the Place of job of the Vice President in partnership with the native govt of Quezon Town and made imaginable with the assistance of the personal sector. Jay Ganzon, OVP MANILA – A member of the…

Over a year after shutdown, ABS-CBN still in the red in H1

Ramon Royandoyan (Philstar.com) – August 16, 2021 – 6:37pm MANILA, Philippines — ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Corp, the previous broadcasting massive which landed within the maelstrom of President Rodrigo Duterte’s ire, endured to bleed over a 12 months since being pressured off air. The Lopez-led community reported a internet lack of P3.39 billion within the first part of the 12 months, albeit 13.7% narrower than P3.93 billion internet loss posted in…

Over 300 killed in magnitude 7.2 quake in Haiti

A view of a collapsed development following an earthquake, in Les Cayes, Haiti, on this nonetheless symbol taken from a video received through Reuters on August 14, 2021. Reuters TV by the use of Reuters PORT-AU-PRINCE/HAVANA – No less than 304 folks died and masses had been injured or lacking after a significant earthquake struck southwestern Haiti on Saturday, government stated, lowering church buildings, lodges and houses to rubble in…

Jamie Spears agrees to relinquish control over Britney

Britney Spears poses on the premiere of “As soon as Upon a Time In Hollywood” in Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -Jamie Spears has agreed to step down from his longtime position as conservator of his daughter Britney Spears’ property, the pop megastar’s lawyer mentioned on Thursday. “We’re happy that Mr. Spears and his attorney have these days conceded in a submitting that…

MOVIEGOER: Movements at GMA, ABS-CBN

Bea Alonzo    GMA has been lining up initiatives for Bea Alonzo, Pokwang and Attractiveness Gonzales, transferees from ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) who’ve signed up with the Timog studio.    Bea is reportedly doing both a sequence or a film with Alden Richards.   Pokwang’s first project with GMA is Pepito Manaloto: Ang Unang Kuwento, prequel to the preferred Michael V. comedy collection that ended only in the near past. The sprightly comic has…