Like much of the continent, Germany is battling a resurgence of a pandemic that shows little sign of retreating before the release of several leading inoculations.
But the developers of one of the jabs, British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca, said Thursday that further research was needed after mixed results were produced in a late-stage trial.
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QC employees get health insurance
Almost 6,000 regular employees and new hires of the Quezon City government are now enrolled in a heathcare insurance plan.
US Covid deaths top WWii fatalities
As Biden warns worst yet to come
Explain, with transparency
With surveys showing fewer than half of Filipinos willing to be vaccinated against coronavirus disease 2019, Malacañang has launched an information campaign to overcome vaccine hesitancy.
Go calls for intensified fire protection drive
Sen. Bong Go has personally extended aid to 294 families or 1,119 individuals affected by a fire that razed houses in Barangay Alabang in Muntinlupa City last Jan 17.
Day One: Biden takes action on COVID, climate, immigration
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday began signing 15 executive actions addressing the coronavirus pandemic, climate change and racial inequality, and undoing some policies put in place by his predecessor Donald Trump.
WHO: UK COVID strain detected in 60 countries
The UK coronavirus strain has been detected in at least 60 countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) said yesterday.
Suggested retail prices were announced for popular food products during the holidays, with a price freeze on certain items imposed from November until Jan. 17. Prices of food and several other basic commodities, however, continue to rise significantly, prompting organized labor to call for action from the government.
UP disputes DND claims on communist recruitment
Disputing claims made by Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, an official of the University of the Philippines maintained that there is no organized recruitment of communist rebels among students.
Trump leaves office with legacy of chaos
WASHINGTON (AP) – Donald Trump walked out of the White House and boarded Marine One for the last time as president on Wednesday morning, leaving behind a legacy of chaos and tumult and a nation bitterly divided.
CLARK BUBBLE CRUCIAL FOR KOREA
GILAS SEEKS TO KEEP PERFECT SLATE
SLACK KICKS OFF 2021 WITH A GLOBAL OUTAGE
Slack, the messaging service used by millions of people for work and school, suffered a global outage on Monday, the first day back for most people returning from the New Year’s holiday.
FIVE YEARS AFTER THE ICON’S PASSING, A FAN REVIEWS THE POSTHUMOUS RELEASES
Musk's German Charm Offensive
The Tesla boss has won over many Germans, but labor senses a growing threat
NEW BMW HAS CLASSIC GRILLE BUT FOR SENSORS, NOT AIRFLOW
German luxury automaker BMW on Wednesday gave an early look at a new battery-driven SUV that illustrates the company’s future plans for electric-powered driving.
Christian Drosten – A Virologist Whose Government Trusts Him
In Germany, Christian Drosten has the ear of Chancellor Angela Merkel—and of millions of his countrymen via his wildly popular podcast
WELCOME TO THE NEW WORLD CIVILIZATION
SOMETHING EXTRAORDINARY HAPPENED over the last few decades. For the first time in human history, a single global civilization emerged.
EUROPE TESTS GATEWAY FOR TRACING APPS TO WORK ACROSS BORDERS
Six European Union countries and the bloc’s executive Commission have begun testing a virtual “gateway” to ensure national coronavirus tracing apps can work across borders.
ADENT OF CHAOS
We spoke with Marilyn Manson about his prescient new album, the loss of his close friend Norm Love Letters, and collaborating with Shooter Jennings.
BATTLING OVER THE KIDS!
IT'S SHOWDOWN TIME!
HEIDI GETS SEAL OF APPROVAL IN CUSTODY WAR
SINGER Seal and his supermodel ex Heidi Klum have worked out an eleventh-hour deal that will allow her to take their four children to her native Germany after a legal tussle, an insider claimed.