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  1. A health worker wearing a face mask holds a placard during a protest in front of a government

    Nine doctors die from coronavirus in Philippines

    Nine doctors have died in the Philippines from the coronavirus, the country's top medical association said Thursday, as hospitals were overwhelmed ...
  2. Children have a shower in a Manila slum

    Commentary: Still reeling from Duterte’s war on drugs, Manila’s poor hit hardest by COVID-19

    Manila’s lockdown left millions who eke out a hardscrabble existence in the city’s underground economy without any means of support, says Sheila ...
  3. Lockdown in Philippine main island to contain the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

    Philippines reports eight new COVID-19 deaths, 16 more cases

    The Philippines' health ministry on Monday confirmed eight new deaths because of the coronavirus outbreak and 16 more infections.
  4. Passengers wear masks queue to enter the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Paranaque, Metro Man

    Philippines to ban entry of foreigners over coronavirus: Minister

    The Philippines is stopping the issuance of visas to foreigners, banning all nationalities from entering the country to halt the spread of ...
  5. Manila's population of some 12 million swells daily with an army of labourers who commute to

    COVID-19 checkpoint queues stretch kilometres in Manila

    Vehicles entering the Philippine capital were stuck in kilometre-long queues Monday at checkpoints enforcing a quarantine aimed at curbing the ...