Philippine Daily Inquirer (Philippines)

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) estimates that, with 35 new cases being diagnosed every day, there will be 200,000 Filipinos infected with the virus by 2025. 

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - When elephants fight, it’s the grass that suffers,” goes an ancient Kenyan proverb. It means that the bigger casualties in big fights tend to be the small bystanders.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - If the government for quite a long time had been doing anything for people they wouldn’t have got fed up and elected [him],” retorts Jack Burden, the idealistic journalist in “All the King’s Men.”

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - After a majority of eight justices of the Supreme Court ruled in October 2017 that De Lima’s prosecution on a drugs-related charge was not unconstitutional, tomorrow, Sen. Leila de Lima will spend her 1,000th day in detention.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) -  Amid falling palay prices, President Rodrigo Duterte has apologised to Filipino farmers and vowed to suspend rice imports that have caused them to lose billions of pesos as a result of the imposition of tariffs on imported grain in lieu of quotas.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The new “Build, Build, Build” pipeline proves that the government is not against PPPs. 

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - From a workforce of 12.25 million in 2010, the number of Filipinos involved in agriculture has plummeted by 25 per cent to 9.07 million in 2017, the Neda report said.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Health Secretary Francisco Duque III says the 16-year-old girl from Central Visayas suffered from ‘sudden onset of difficulty of breathing’ after smoking e-cigarettes for just seven months since March.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippines oldest conglomerate, is making a $237.5 million bet on Myanmar group comprised of Singapore-listed Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd. (YSH) and Myanmar-listed First Myanmar Investment Public Co. Ltd.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Udenna, of Davao-based businessman and Duterte supporter Dennis Uy bought the 45-percent stake of international petroleum giant Chevron in the Malampaya gas field in waters off Palawan