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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...

Duterte sings at Asean gala dinner upon...

Duterte sings at Asean gala dinner upon...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Filipino president performs surprise turn at a summit dinner in Manila, explaining it was ordered by...

Australia to discuss North Korea, Islamist...

Australia to discuss North Korea, Islamist...

World

Sun, Nov 12 2017

North Korea was a criminal regime and the single largest threat to the region, Turnbull told a televised...

Islamist militants kill six soldiers...

Islamist militants kill six soldiers...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Two army battalions were sent to reinforce soldiers who were taking heavy gunfire from well-entrenched...

Amin Baco new ameer of IS in Southeast...

Amin Baco new ameer of IS in Southeast...

World

Tue, Nov 7 2017

Baco took over as the new ameer of IS in the region following the death of Isnilon Hapilon

Trump, dogged at home, heads on longest...

Trump, dogged at home, heads on longest...

North America

Fri, Nov 3 2017

White House officials waved off concerns, insisting Trump can keep his focus on a multitude of issues...

Philippines declares battle with IS...

Philippines declares battle with IS...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 23 2017

Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the security forces had nipped the budding infrastructure of...

BB heist: $14.54m retrieved so far ...

BB heist: $14.54m retrieved so far ...

Banks

Sun, Oct 22 2017

The Department of Justice in the Philippines has been providing required legal assistance to...

Philippines to extradite NY plotter...

Philippines to extradite NY plotter...

North America

Sun, Oct 8 2017

Salic was arrested in the Philippines in April 2017 and the US had requested his extradition, the US...

Bangladesh Bank sends team to Manila...

Bangladesh Bank sends team to Manila...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 5 2017

Bangladesh Bank has been able to retrieve only about $15 million of the money stolen in one of the world’s...