July 25, 2021, 8:49 am
High concentrations of mercury found in Greenland's ice sheets | The MiNT

High concentrations of mercury found in Greenland’s ice sheets

One more concern is the increasingly steady melting of glacial systems. As mercury also naturally originates from the southwest ice sheet...
Rolling brownouts is a show of failure in management | The MiNT

Rolling brownouts is a show of failure in management

There are “a lot of complications and problems” arising from the blackouts as the country is trying to speed up vaccinations against COVID ...
Economic recovery seen at tunnel's end of pandemic | The MiNT

Economic recovery seen at tunnel’s end of pandemic

The recent imposition of stricter quarantine measures was more localized so that its effects on employment were not as drastic as last year.
Is a no-mask Christmas attainable this year? | The MiNT

Is a no-mask Christmas attainable this year?

Vaccines are used to prevent a future surge. And the reason why, is that vaccines take six weeks to two months to take effect.
ICC's next move is to investigate 'crimes against humanity' | The MiNT

ICC’s next move is to investigate ‘crimes against humanity’

The Philippine Government has taken concrete and progressive steps to address concerns in the conduct of the anti-illegal drugs...
FDA still has to come up with its own ivermectin study | The MiNT

FDA still has to come up with its own ivermectin study

The study is focused on Metro Manila as it has the most number of virus infections and would be easier to follow up on patients ...
1509 arrests, 10 surrenders from 30 May-05 June on 'drug war' | The MiNT

1509 arrests, 10 surrenders from 30 May-05 June on ‘drug war’

Information about encounters may be released but not "state secrets" from sources whose identities cannot be divulged publicly.
Manila opposes SEAG postponement in Vietnam | The MiNT

Manila opposes SEAG postponement in Vietnam

Since April this year, virus infection in Vietnam had more than tripled to over 9,000 cases and although the number is relatively low...
G7 meets to eradicate COVID-19 pandemic, among others | The MiNT

G7 meets to eradicate COVID-19 pandemic, among others

"We need to make sure we learn lessons from the pandemic," says British Prime Minister Boris Johnson during the first session of the summit.
4th batch of Sputnik V vaccines arrived Friday night | The MiNT

4th batch of Sputnik V vaccines arrived Friday night

The country has already received a total of 180,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine. About a total of 11 million doses of coronavirus ...

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