• Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018
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Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Landslides and flooding elsewhere in the Philippines forced nearly 200,000 people to flee their...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The death toll in the Philippines rose to 65 overnight

Typhoon Mangkhut lashes Hong Kong after...

Typhoon Mangkhut lashes Hong Kong after...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 16 2018

An average of 20 typhoons and storms lash the Philippines each year, killing hundreds of people

Super typhoon 'Mangkhut' strikes northern...

Super typhoon 'Mangkhut' strikes northern...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 15 2018

There were no immediate reports of casualties 

Philippines raises alert as super typhoon...

Philippines raises alert as super typhoon...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Thousands have already fled their homes on the Philippines' northern coastal tip ahead of the early...

Urgent preparations as super typhoon...

Urgent preparations as super typhoon...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The Philippines state weather service said Mangkhut, a massive storm about 900km wide, is packing sustained...

One killed, dozens wounded in Philippines...

One killed, dozens wounded in Philippines...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The attack, claimed by the Islamic State group, is the latest violence in the south of the majority Catholic...

Bride wades through flood to tie the...

Bride wades through flood to tie the...

Around the Web

Thu, Aug 16 2018

This bride did not let a flood get in the way of her wedding

Van explosion kills 10 at checkpoint...

Van explosion kills 10 at checkpoint...

World

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The blast occurred moments after troops stopped the vehicle and spoke to the driver, according to an...

Sri Lanka seeks hangman after death...

Sri Lanka seeks hangman after death...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

A salary of $220 per month will be offered to the successful candidate

Sri Lanka to hang drug criminals, replicate...

Sri Lanka to hang drug criminals, replicate...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Sri Lanka has commuted death sentences for serious crimes to life in prison since 1976

Philippines releases 11 Bangladeshi...

Philippines releases 11 Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jul 3 2018

Along with them, four Chinese and 51 Philippines nationals were detained by the Filipino navy on April...

Philippine mayor on Duterte's ‘narco-list’...

Philippine mayor on Duterte's ‘narco-list’...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The government has said that more than 4,200 suspects have been killed as part of the war on drugs that...

When will 11 Bangladeshi seamen...

When will they return?

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Two months have already passed since 11 Bangladeshi crew members were detained by the Philippines

Founder of Philippines news site wins...

Founder of Philippines news site wins...

World

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Ressa is co-founder, CEO, and executive editor of online news site, Rappler

Philippines' Duterte tells UN expert...

Philippines' Duterte tells UN expert...

World

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Duterte has lashed out in the past at critics of the deadly drug war he launched soon after coming to...

The Philippines beach guide

The Philippines beach guide

Magazine

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Exploring the Secret Lagoon

Philippines expresses ‘great displeasure’...

Philippines expresses ‘great displeasure’...

World

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Officials at Kuwait’s embassy in Manila were not available for comment

Bangladesh eyes settlement in US cyber...

Bangladesh eyes settlement in US cyber...

Banks

Mon, Apr 16 2018

Hackers breached Bangladesh Bank's systems in early 2016 and tricked the Federal Reserve Bank of New...

Philippines says Saudi boss forced maid...

Philippines says Saudi boss forced maid...

World

Mon, Apr 16 2018

Duterte claimed that Arab employers routinely rape their Filipina workers, force them to work 21 hours...

Philippines bars EU party official critical...

Philippines bars EU party official critical...

World

Mon, Apr 16 2018

Duterte has launched an unprecedented campaign against illegal drugs since winning elections in...