Local police estimates the crowd at 20,000 who waited on the sidestreets, bringing with them flags and their own replica image to catch a glimpse of the revered image of the Child Jesus.
The Philippine government has placed 28 more areas under Alert Level 3 amid surging Covid-19 cases.
The Department of the Interior and Local Governments (DILG) has directed barangay officials to identify their residents who have yet to receive Covid-19 vaccines, amid new restrictions on unvaccinated individuals ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte.
Davao Region logged 64 new cases of Covid-19 bringing its total number of active cases to 701.
With most areas still without electricity due to typhoon Odette, the streets of Cebu City were momentarily lit by devotees with lighted candles lining the sidewalks of the city as the procession of the miraculous image of the Child Jesus passed by to commence its 457th Fiesta Señor celebration, Friday, Jan. 7.
By The Philippine government has placed 14 more areas under Alert Level 3 over surging Covid-19 cases.In a statement, acting Palace spokesman Karlo Nograles said the following areas would be under Alert Level 3 from Jan. 9 to Jan. 15:Baguio CityDagupan CitySantiago...
By The province of Laguna has been placed under Alert Level 3, Malacañang said on Wednesday.Acting Palace spokesman Karlo Nograles said that the escalation of Laguna's alert level was "due to the rising number of Covid-19 cases in the province.""This shall take effect...
Valenzuela City Mayor Rex Gatchalian announced that he tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) after doing routine work safety testing.
By The provinces of Bulacan, Cavite and Rizal will escalate to Alert Level 3 from Jan. 5 to 15 due to increasing Covid-19 cases and detected local transmission of the Omicron variant, the Palace announced on Tuesday."Due to a sharp increase of Covid-19 cases in the...
The Philippine government on Wednesday expressed its gratitude to several countries for offering assistance after typhoon “Odette” ravaged areas in Visayas and Mindanao.
Iloilo City and Surigao del Sur are now placed under a state of calamity due to destruction wrought by Typhoon Odette.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) confirmed in its bulletin that the epicenter of the quake was 15 kilometers northeast of Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro. It happened at exactly 12:08 p.m.
The latest Phivolcs report showed the quake’s epicenter at 9 kilometers northwest of Masinloc with a depth of 29 kms.
Malacañang on Wednesday urged individuals who have yet to receive Covid-19 vaccine doses to only attend virtual Simbang Gabi this year.
By The Department of Education (DepEd) on Thursday announced that 177 more schools would be included in the pilot implementation of face-to-face classes (F2F) across the country.The DepEd said the 177 schools were assessed by the Department of Health (DepEd) and local...
The Provincial Government of Negros Occidental is awaiting re-swab test results of three South African nationals who arrived on Nov. 26 amid the rising concerns on the Covid-19 Omicron variant.