BARMM communicators navigate new media thru ‘Speakers Bureau’

COTABATO CITY: Some 76 officials and personnel from the information and communication department of different ministries and agencies of the Bangsamoro Government joined on Tuesday, the first ‘Speakers Bureau’ spearheaded by the Bangsamoro Information Office (BIO). The event carried the theme ‘Communication in the New Media Landscape’, and was made possible through the support of The… Read More BARMM communicators navigate new media thru ‘Speakers Bureau’

Pfizer vaccine effective against UK, SA strains

ANKARA: The Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine is effective against the South African and United Kingdom variants of the virus, the companies announced Monday. They cited a study published in Natural Medicine that said the vaccine elicits antibodies that neutralized mutated versions of the virus that first appeared in the UK and South Africa. A panel of… Read More Pfizer vaccine effective against UK, SA strains

Bangladesh court paves way for execution of militants over deadly attack on British diplomat

DHAKA, March 20 (PNA/Xinhua) — Bangladesh’s supreme court has upheld its verdict on three militants for a grenade attack on former British High Commissioner Anwar Chowdhury in 2004.A three-member Appellate Division bench of the Bangladesh Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha, dismissed the final review petition of the militants of the local… Read More Bangladesh court paves way for execution of militants over deadly attack on British diplomat

Trump’s Muslim ban ‘shameful, cruel’ — London mayor

US President Trump. File MOSCOW, Jan. 29 — Mayor of London Sadiq Khan called “shameful and cruel” the order of US President Donald Trump temporarily blocking Muslims from a range of countries from arriving in the United States.“President Trump’s ban on refugees and immigrants from certain countries is shameful and cruel… The President can’t just… Read More Trump’s Muslim ban ‘shameful, cruel’ — London mayor