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Duterte to withdraw Philippines from...

Duterte to withdraw Philippines from...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Mar 14 2018

According to ICC rules, a withdrawal is effective one year after receipt of notification. The Philippines...

Philippines slams UN rights chief for...

Philippines slams UN rights chief for...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Mar 10 2018

The Philippines welcomed a UN investigation into Duterte's signature war on drugs but objected to Callamard...

Philippines seeks 'terrorist' tag for...

Philippines seeks 'terrorist' tag for...

World

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Duterte has been venting his fury at the Maoists almost on a daily basis and considers them as much of...

Bangladesh Embassy in Philippines observes...

Bangladesh Embassy in Philippines observes...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 21 2018

The national flag on the embassy premises was kept half-mast from morning

Business leaders want Dhaka-Manila direct...

Business leaders want Dhaka-Manila direct...

Business

Wed, Feb 14 2018

'In order to boost bilateral trade between these two friendly countries, direct air flight will be a...

Bangladesh Bank ready to sue Filipino...

Bangladesh Bank ready to sue Filipino...

Banks

Wed, Feb 7 2018

On February 4, 2016, unidentified hackers stole a total of $101 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account...

Bangladesh Bank chief: Process of retrieving...

Bangladesh Bank chief: Process of retrieving...

Banks

Mon, Jan 29 2018

So far, Bangladesh has received around $15 million of the $81 million stolen from the central bank’s...

Duterte tells Suu Kyi to ignore 'noisy'...

Duterte tells Suu Kyi to ignore 'noisy'...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 27 2018

Human rights groups have also strongly criticised Duterte's anti-narcotics campaign during which more...

Duterte to Suu Kyi: Rights activists...

Duterte to Suu Kyi: Rights activists...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 26 2018

Suu Kyi is facing international criticism for failing to address the plight of the Rohingya

Philippines raises volcano alert again;...

Philippines raises volcano alert again;...

World

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Mayon, the country’s most active volcano, has been spewing ash, lava, and pyroclastic material since...

Duterte bans Philippines nationals from...

Duterte bans Philippines nationals from...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 20 2018

It was not immediately clear how long the ban, which does not affect workers already in Kuwait, would...

Journalists protest Philippine move...

Journalists protest Philippine move...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 19 2018

About 200 journalists and activists, most of them wearing black, gathered in northern Manila at dusk...

Humans of New York creator Brandon Stanton...

Humans of New York creator Brandon Stanton...

Around the Web

Tue, Jan 2 2018

The photographer and author has also sought ideas from Bangladeshis for stories

Philippines typhoon death toll rises...

Philippines typhoon death toll rises...

World

Mon, Dec 25 2017

Typhoon Tembin is expected to slam into Vietnam late on Monday after bringing misery to the predominantly...

20 dead in Philippines bus crash on...

20 dead in Philippines bus crash on...

World

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The nine other occupants of the small bus were injured, as were 15 travelling on the bigger bus, police...

Croc kills man securing boat from storm...

Croc kills man securing boat from storm...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 23 2017

Hunting and habitat loss have seen crocodile numbers plummet in other parts of the archipelago

Muhith: We want to wipe out Rizal Bank...

Muhith: We want to wipe out Rizal Bank...

Banks

Sat, Dec 9 2017

In February 2016, hackers stole over $80 million from the New York Federal Reserve account of Bangladesh...

Philippine students protest President...

Philippine students protest President...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Alpha Phi Omega also used its naked run during late dictator Ferdinand Marcos's rule in the 1980s to...

US, Philippines ties back on track as...

US, Philippines ties back on track as...

World

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Their meeting on Monday during a summit of Asian leaders in Manila was arguably the most anticipated...

Trump hails Asian tour, but ends it...

Trump hails Asian tour, but ends it...

North America

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Trump had initially planned to skip the summit, then backtracked after criticism he was turning his back...

South China Sea code of conduct talks...

South China Sea code of conduct talks...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 14 2017

'China’s greatest hope is for peace and stability in the South China Sea,' Li told Asean leaders in...