Day: June 30, 2020

Fair weather in most parts of Philippines today

[embedded content] MANILA, Philippines — Most parts of the country will have fair weather with partly cloudy to cloudy skies and isolated rainshowers due to localized thunderstorms on Wednesday, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration. ADVERTISEMENT Pagasa is currently monitoring isolated rainshowers in Northern Mindanao and Zamboanga Peninsula caused by localized […]

Almost Half of Children Are Not Always Using Soap When Washing Hands at School, New Survey by the Global Hygiene Council Finds

Leading hygiene experts are stressing the importance of effective hand hygiene measures and education in schools as children begin returning to educational settings following the COVID-19 pandemic LONDON, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The calls follow a new global survey conducted by The Global Hygiene Council (GHC) highlighting that almost half (42%) of children aged […]

Kick-start coding in Term 3: Register now for the NCSS Challenge in July

SYDNEY, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Grok Learning, together with the Australian Computing Academy (ACA), announced that the July edition of the National Computer Science School (NCSS) Challenge is now open for registration. With school budgets likely to be stretched during the uncertainty of the COVID-19 period, ACA and Grok Learning are offering a 33% discount off regular pricing. […]

Duterte orders probe of J&T Express over alleged mishandling of parcels

[embedded content] MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte ordered agencies to probe a courier firm after learning of complaints of mishandling of packages. ADVERTISEMENT During a televised address late Tuesday, Duterte directed the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), and the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to investigate J&T […]

Jack River Launches New Podcast Chatting To Aussie Artists About The Big Issues

The multi-talented Jack River, whose mum calls her Holly Rankin, can add yet another feather to her impressive cap today (alongside ARIA award-nominated musician, festival organiser, writer and advocate), with the launch of her new podcast series, To Rebel In The Times. Listen to a trailer below: <img src="” class=”lazy lazy-hidden” data-lazy-type=”iframe” alt> Recorded over […]

White House says Trump ‘does read’ intel briefs

WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump “does read” intelligence briefs, the White House said Tuesday in response to backlash over his professed ignorance of an alleged Russian program to pay the Taliban bounties for killing US troops. White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany talks to reporters during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing […]

Listen To Kanye West’s New Travis Scott-Featuring Single ‘Wash Us In The Blood’

Kanye West has dropped new single ‘Wash Us in the Blood’ overnight, the first taste of his forthcoming album God’s Country. The Travis Scott-featuring track, mixed by Dr. Dre, comes accompanied by visuals from previous collaborator Arthur Jafa which includes footage from recent protests and ends with footage from West’s Sunday Service rehearsals. West teased the […]

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