China has for some time claimed sovereignty over almost the entire South China Sea region and has also ignored an international court ruling that its claims have no legal basis
Harris will be the highest-ranking US leader to visit the frontier island at the forefront of the long-seething territorial disputes involving China, the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei, and Taiwan
Floodwaters rapidly rose in many low-lying villages, forcing some residents to climb onto their roofs, where they were rescued by army troops, police and volunteers
The viewers wasted no time to appreciate the smart ideas adopted by the students.
Typhoon Noru, the 11th tropical cyclone to hit the Philippines this year, is expected to bring heavy to torrential rains over the capital region and nearby provinces
The two leaders reviewed various areas of bilateral engagement and expressed satisfaction at the rapid growth of cooperation between India and the Philippines
As president, Ramos solved a crippling power crisis caused by years of under-investment in energy, and broke up cartels in telecommunications, aviation, and shipping -- boosting a moribund economy that reaped a period of renewed growth
A 7.0 magnitude quake rippled across the mountainous area, toppling buildings, triggering landslides and shaking high-rise towers hundreds of kilometres away in the capital Manila
According to a report in the Inquirer, Fortunado thought of the idea 'because I’m used to being with my wife, and we’re very clingy with each other'. He even added that while he had an argument with Joanne on the issue before he set off for the vacation, she soon came around
36 years after his dictator father was ousted, Ferdinand Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippines president
In his inaugural speech, Marcos Jr defended the legacy of his late father, who he said accomplished many things that had not been done since the country’s independence
No one was arrested, and no weapon has been found, police said. Authorities did not offer a suspected motive or say whether John Albert Laylo, his mother or the Uber driver were intentionally targeted
Philippines parliament proclaims Ferdinand Marcos Jr as president days after his landslide victory in polls
He was the first presidential candidate to win an outright majority since his dictator father, who presided over widespread corruption and human rights abuses, was ousted by a popular revolt in 1986
The ASEAN nations include Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. However leaders from Myanmar and the Philippines, are not expected to attend the summit
Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr is the son of infamous Ferdinand Marcos Sr and Imelda Marcos. As First Lady, she was known particularly for her opulent lifestyle, eye for luxury and matchless shoe collection
Manny Pacquiao, a fervent evangelical Christian, said he prayed for the success of the Marcos administration and that it would "uplift the lives and help many poor".
An initial tally showed Manny Pacquiao picked up fewer than four million votes, or 6.8 percent of votes counted.
Apart from India, other emerging markets, including Taiwan, South Korea and the Philippines witnessed outflows in the month of April to date
Money from this racket has already been siphoned off to countries like China and the Philippines using cryptocurrency wallets like Binance, Smart Cont, OK Coin, etc
The external affairs minister also met Teddy Locsin Jr, the foreign affairs secretary of the Philippines, covering the situation in Myanmar and the crisis in Ukraine besides bilateral issues
The disaster-prone region is regularly ravaged by storms with scientists warning they are becoming more powerful, as the world gets warmer because of human-driven climate change