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FDA rules on ivermectin could set precedent for other COVID 'cures': lawmaker

The Food and Drug Administration should be firm in its guidelines on anti-parasitic drug ivermectin, saying its decision could set a precedent for other drugs that claim to be a cure for COVID-19, the chairperson of the health committee at the House of Representatives said Friday.

DILG prepares to implement Duterte order to arrest mask violators

The Department of the Interior and Local Government will meet with the Philippine National Police and the local government units about the implementation of President Rodrigo Duterte's order to arrest people who do not wear their anti-virus masks properly, Usec. Jonathan Malaya said Thursday.