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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.
Nov 13, 2016
SSP Chawrasia wins first Asian Tour title outside India at Resorts World Manila MastersGolfer SSP Chawrasia lifted his first Asian Tour title outside India after prevailing at the second play-off hole to win the Resorts World Manila Masters.
Oct 26, 2016
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte wants US troops out in next two yearsPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday he wants US troops out of his country in the next two years and is willing to scrap defence pacts with longtime ally Washington if necessary.
Oct 25, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte reiterates he will end US-Philippines military pactPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday reiterated his decision to end the military agreement signed with the US in 2014.
Sep 30, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte likens himself to Hitler, says 'happy to slaughter' drug addicts in PhilippinesDuterte issued his latest threat against drug dealers and users early Friday on returning to his home in southern Davao city after visiting Vietnam