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Apr 28, 2017
Asean expresses 'grave concern' over North Korea nuclear tests, missilesSoutheast Asian nations expressed "grave concern" on Friday over North Korea's nuclear tests and ballistic missile launches despite a plea from Pyongyang not to be subjected to such pressure.
Apr 18, 2017
26 dead in Philippines after bus plunges into ravine in CarranglanAt least 26 people died on Tuesday when the bus they were travelling in apparently lost its brakes and plunged into a deep ravine in a northern Philippine mountain town, in one of the country's deadliest road accidents in years, officials said.
Feb 21, 2017
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is a serial killer, says SenatorManila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is a "serial killer" who should be forced out of office, one of his chief critics said on Tuesday, as she faced arrest on drug charges she insisted were meant to silence her.
Feb 20, 2017
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte accused of heading death squadsManila: A former Filipino police official has accused Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte of heading death squads to kill off detractors during his tenure as mayor of Davao city, a media report said.
Feb 08, 2017
Philippines: Massive fire leaves 15,000 homeless; 4 reported injuredAs many as 15,000 people are homeless after a huge fire engulfed an overcrowded slum in Manila, destroying thousands of homes and sending residents fleeing with their few possessions.
Dec 26, 2016
Philippines: Nock-Ten typhoon destroys homes, kills six foiling Christmas celebrationsTyphoon Nock-Ten cut power to five provinces in Philippines at the height of Christmas celebrations and displaced tens of thousands of villagers in Asia's largest Catholic nation.
Dec 21, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte killed three persons in 80s as part of police operations: Manila tells UNThe Philippines said that President Rodrigo Duterte's killing of three people in the 1980s was part of a police operation, after the United Nations rights chief urged Manila to investigate him for murder
Dec 10, 2016
Philippines and Cambodia mark International Human Rights Day with protest and festivitiesMasked protesters march for a rally towards the Presidential Palace to mark International Human Rights Day Saturday, 10 December, 2016 in Manila, Philippines. The protesters are calling on the Government for an end to extra-judicial killings in the country which already claimed the lives of more than 4,000 people
Nov 29, 2016
Phillipines President Rodrigo Duterte's to travel to southern city despite ambush attack on bodyguardsDuterte's visit was planned days after the military began operations against armed members of the Maute group holed up in the mainly Muslim town of Butig.
Nov 18, 2016
Manila: Former dictator Ferdinand Marcos given a hero's burial at the Cemetery of Heroes"It's not surprising,Ferdinand Marcos flouted the law when he was still alive, and even at his burial, he is still breaking the law," Gutierrez told AFP.