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Landslide kills 12 in the Philippines,...

Landslide kills 12 in the Philippines,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Heavy weekend rains brought by typhoon Mangkhut caused more than 100 landslides, most in the mountainous...

Vietnam braces for typhoon as Philippines...

Vietnam braces for typhoon as Philippines...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 25 2017

On Sunday, Tembin hit the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, parts of which are contested by several...

Fire in Philippine shopping mall kills...

Fire in Philippine shopping mall kills...

World

Sun, Dec 24 2017

The vice mayor of the southern city of Davao, Paolo Duterte, said the chance of survival for any of the...

133 dead in Philippine mudslides,...

133 dead in Philippine mudslides,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 23 2017

Rescuers retrieved 36 bodies from Philippines's Salog river

26 dead in landslides after Philippines...

26 dead in landslides after Philippines...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Some 87,700 people were forced from their homes in the region. But the previous death toll had stood...

Bangladesh envoy frustrated with $81m...

Bangladesh envoy frustrated with $81m...

Banks

Fri, Sep 8 2017

Asad Alam Siam said the Philippine government promised Bangladesh “all out efforts and cooperation” in...

IS threat in Southeast Asia raises alarm...

IS threat in Southeast Asia raises alarm...

World

Sun, Jun 18 2017

The recent assault by IS-aligned fighters on the Philippine city of Marawi has left more than 300 people...

US forces back Philippine troops in...

US forces back Philippine troops in...

World

Sun, Jun 11 2017

Marawi-based military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo-ar Herrera confirmed the US help, adding that the...

How and why IS-linked militants took...

How and why IS-linked militants took...

World Tribune

Sun, Jun 4 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte has declared martial law across Mindanao, a poverty-stricken province of 22...

IS-claimed attack on Manila casino kills...

IS-claimed attack on Manila casino kills...

World

Fri, Jun 2 2017

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack in the Philippine capital, the group's Amaq news...

89 militants killed in Philippine urban...

89 militants killed in Philippine urban...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 31 2017

The clashes erupted when security forces raided a house to arrest Isnilon Hapilon, a veteran Filipino...

Duterte urges IS-linked rebels to halt...

Duterte urges IS-linked rebels to halt...

World

Sat, May 27 2017

The White House on Thursday said it backed the Philippine fight against "cowardly terrorists"

9 dead as militants attack Philippine...

9 dead as militants attack Philippine...

World

Wed, Apr 12 2017

Just days earlier Australia and the US warned their citizens about possible “terrorist” kidnappings in...

China to build on disputed shoal in...

China to build on disputed shoal in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 17 2017

This week, the mayor said China planned to begin preparatory work this year to build environmental monitoring...

Law Minister to meet Philippine authorities...

Law Minister to meet Philippine authorities...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

Bangladesh Law Minister Anisul Huq at a press meeting today stated that a delegation from the government...

Philippines mayor linked to drugs trade...

Philippines mayor linked to drugs trade...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

The national police said it was investigating the circumstances surrounding Espinosa's death as well...

Philippine mayor among 10 killed in...

Philippine mayor among 10 killed in...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 28 2016

The 10 men succumbed to their wounds en route to hospital, say police

Duterte weighs sea exercises with Japan,...

Duterte weighs sea exercises with Japan,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 27 2016

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said his country could join naval exercises with Japan, but repeated...

Duterte aligns Philippines with China,...

Duterte aligns Philippines with China,...

World

Fri, Oct 21 2016

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has announced his ‘separation’ from the United States on Thursday,...

The Jeepney and the Trike

The Jeepney and the Trike

Magazine

Fri, Oct 21 2016

The history behind the Phiilippine's most iconic modes of transport

Filipinos give Duterte 'excellent' rating...

Filipinos give Duterte 'excellent' rating...

World

Fri, Oct 7 2016

84% of 1,200 respondents surveyed by the Social Weather Stations (SWS) pollsters said they were satisfied,...