Police officers conduct inspections at the checkpoint near the border of Valenzuela, Bulacan, and Metro Manila, on March 19. Photo: Philippine National Police/ Public Domain
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Lockdown of Metro Manila is anti-poor migrant groups say

HONG KONG (SE): Migrant rights workers said that the lockdown of Metro Manila showed a…

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Then-archbishop of Manila, Luis Cardinal Tagle, blesses the Kalinga Centre in 2016. Photo: Facebook page of the Arnold Janssen Kalinga Centre
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Philippine lockdown tramples on the homeless and hungry

MANILA (UCAN): “There was no mass gathering. The poor fell in line and kept their…

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Philippine officials prioritise themselves for Covid-19 testing

MANILA (UCAN): At least 34 senior Philippine government officials, along with their family members, skipped…

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People prayer at the National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help in Parañaque City, the Philippines, on March 11. Photo: CBCPNews/Elmarc Lim
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Holy Week celebrations cancelled in Metro Manila; Luzon on lockdown

MANILA (SE): The bishops of Manila, the capital of the Philippines cancelled all liturgical celebrations…

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Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines lists online Masses

HONG KONG (SE): As CBCPNews reported that dioceses in Metro Manila and other dioceses in…

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