Editorial: Waiting for real good news

THIS sounds like good news to the administration critics: Senator Richard Gordon on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, revealed that the blue ribbon committee will recommend the filing of charges against several personalities involved in the alleged misuse of Covid-19 pandemic funds. Included in the powerful committee’s partial report are officials of Pharmally Pharmaceuticals Corp. and […]

Vaxxed young adults have highest breakthrough infections in CV

VACCINATED young adults in Central Visayas topped the figures for breakthrough infections for Covid-19, the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) said. Of the 13,596 total breakthrough infections in the region, 8,209 or 60 percent belonged to the young adults (21 to 30 years old). VVOC spokesperson Dr. Mary Jean Loreche on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, […]

Maker of bogus bills caught

AN ALLEGED maker of counterfeit money was arrested by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group Central Visayas (CIDG 7) during an entrapment in Barangay San Nicolas, Cebu City on Tuesday night, Oct. 19, 2021. Suspect Joseph Mercado Salas, 36, reportedly sold P10,000 worth of bogus bills for P1,000 for quite some time already; however, Salas […]

TnT routs Magnolia, takes Game One

The TnT Tropang Giga routed the Magnolia Pambansang Manok Hotshots, 88-70, in Game One of their best-of-seven PBA Philippine Cup finals series on Wednesday at the Don Honorio Ventura State University Gym in Bacolor, Pampanga. TnT blew past Magnolia early in the contest and never looked back after to gain the early lead in the […]

Over 1,000 availed themselves of mobile number portability — TCI

A JOINT VENTURE operated by the main mobile service providers said over 1,000 subscribers have switched networks since the commercial launch at the end of September of Mobile Number Portability (MNP). “There are more than 1,000 who have successfully ported to their new networks,” Melanie A. Manuel, general manager of Telecommunications Connectivity, Inc., (TCI), the company tasked with carrying out the […]