Listed below are the highest tales of The Manila Occasions for Tuesday, March 15, 2022.
READ: Marcos, Sara high Pulse Asia survey
Presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and his operating mate, Sara Duterte-Carpio, had been once more the runaway leaders within the Februray survey of Pulse Asia.
READ: ‘Plot’ to disrupt polls alarms Duterte
President Rodrigo Duterte is worried over what he claims is a plot by communist sympathizers and a political group to disrupt the Could elections.
READ: Robredo denies tie-up with communists
Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo mentioned she is going to by no means type a coalition authorities with the Communist Celebration of the Philippines-New Individuals’s Military-Nationwide Democratic Entrance if she wins the presidency.
In the meantime, in different information…
READ: Publishing books up throughout pandemic
The Covid-19 pandemic did not negatively have an effect on e-book publishing within the Philippines with the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino alone having the ability to publish 101 books and monographs on the top of the general public well being disaster.
READ: FDA approves Sinovac jab for pediatric use
Sinovac’s Coronavac vaccince for Covid-19 has been given the inexperienced gentle for pediatric use.
READ: Drilon to new Comelec commissioner: Resign
Senate Minority Chief Franklin Drilon urged on Monday newly appointed Fee on Elections or Comelec Commissioner Aimee Torrefranca-Neri to resign to avoid wasting herself from embarrassment.
READ: PNP rolls out drug rehab marketing campaign
The Philippine Nationwide Police or PNP launched on Monday a program specializing in the restoration, rehabilitation and reintegration into society of victims of unlawful medicine. Known as Mission Adore or the Anti-illegal Medication Operations by way of Reinforcement and Schooling, this system was anticipated to carry down the quantity of unlawful medicine being bought on the streets.
In regional information,
READ: Duterte helps Cuevas
Whereas he has but to overtly endorse a presidential candidate, President Rodrigo Duterte has publicly expressed help for the Nueva Ecija gubernatorial bid of Palayan Metropolis Mayor Adrianne Mae Cuevas.
In world information,
READ: Chinese language tech hub locked down as outbreak grows
Seventeen million individuals within the Chinese language expertise hub of Shenzen started their first full day underneath lockdown on Monday with restrictions additionally imposed in Shanghai and different main cities in an effort to extinguish the largest menace to China’s zero-tolerance technique towards Covid-19.
READ: Kyiv nonetheless underneath stress as talks set to renew
Besieged Ukrainians held out hope on Monday that renewed diplomatic talks with Moscow may open the best way for extra civilians to evacuate as Russian forces stored up their stress on Kyiv a day after escalating the offensive by shelling areas near the Polish border.
READ: Nomura cuts 2022 PH forecast
Japan’s Nomura Holdings Inc. has trimmed its Philippine development forecast for this 12 months to six.3 p.c from 6.8 p.c, pointing to fallout from Russia’s ongoing invasion of the Ukraine.
And in sports activities,
READ: Durant scores 53 as Nets win over Knicks
Kevin Durant erupted for 53 factors to guide the Brooklyn Nets to a 110-107 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday (Monday in Manila) whereas teammate Kyrie Irving could not play, however attended as a spectator.
Yen Makabenta and Antonio Contreras are the featured columnists on the entrance web page of The Occasions.
Makbenta insists that
READ: Comelec plan for presidential debates is grotesque and untenable
READ: Google trending
In The Occasions editorial, it’s lamented that Covid is
READ: The virus that refuses to go away
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With Aric John Sy Cua, Paolo Dimaapi and Christian Maghanoy, that is Dafort Villaseran reporting. Have a fantastic week!