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Philippines opposes Nobel Prize winner...

Philippines against Ressa's Oslo...

South-East Asia

Thu, Nov 25 2021

She has applied for court approval to travel to Norway for the December 10 ceremony

Ressa's Nobel termed 'rebuke' to Duterte,...

Ressa's award a 'rebuke' to

South-East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

The government is in an awkward position, with no comment from President Rodrigo Duterte who call Ressa's...

Death toll in typhoon-hit Philippines...

Death toll in typhoon-hit Philippines...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Vamco, the 21st cyclonic storm to hit the country this year, also left 20 people missing and 43 injured,...

Duterte says he can be held responsible...

Duterte says he can be held responsible...

World

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Nearly 6,000 killings of drug suspects have been reported by police during the Philippine president’s...

Philippines' Duterte recommends petrol...

Duterte recommends petrol to clean face...

World

Sat, Aug 1 2020

Medical experts said his mask cleaning tips were not recommended

UN report: Near impunity for drug war...

UN report: Near impunity for drug war...

World

Thu, Jun 4 2020

The drugs crackdown, launched by President Rodrigo Duterte after winning election on a platform of crushing...

Philippine leader terminates troop agreement...

Philippine leader terminates troop agreement...

World

Tue, Feb 11 2020

'The president will not entertain any initiative coming from the US government to salvage the VFA,...

Bono: 'No compromise' on human rights...

Bono: 'No compromise' on human rights...

Showtime

Tue, Dec 10 2019

The Philippine leader has waged a deadly war on drugs that has claimed thousands of lives

Duterte approves autonomy law for troubled...

Duterte approves autonomy law for troubled...

World

Fri, Jul 27 2018

An estimated five million Muslims live in the region, which has the predominantly Catholic nation's...

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...

The war on drugs is a tool for class...

The war on drugs is a tool for class...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Killing narcos has never improved drug abuse problems anywhere in the world

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...

Philippines' Duterte cites genocide...

Philippines' Duterte cites genocide...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Duterte did not refer by name to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, only saying: That woman, she is my...

Philippines informs UN of ICC withdrawal,...

Philippines informs UN of ICC withdrawal,...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The Philippines government says the decision to withdraw is a 'principled stand against those who politicize...

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...

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

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...

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...