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Duke Micah returns to the Carl Lokko’s Bronx Gym

World rated bantamweight boxer, Duke Micah who lost the opportunity to become a world champion when he was knocked out by Philippine, Reid John...

Philippine economy shrinks for third straight quarter amid Covid

The Philippine economy contracted for the third straight quarter this year, the first time in 35 years, the government said Tuesday. Gross domestic product (GDP)...
Motorcyclist Shoots Dead Local Employees Of Bagram S U S Military Base

8 killed in southern Philippine shootout

At least eight people were killed in an alleged shootout in the southern Philippine province of Cotabato around noontime on Saturday, police and local...
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Two blasts hit southern Philippine town, at least nine dead

Two explosions rocked a southern Philippine town on Monday, killing at least nine people and injuring 16 others, officials, the military and police said. The...
Syrians gather at the site of a double car bomb attack in the Al-Zahraa neighbourhood of the central Syrian city of Homson February 21, 2016. (AFP photo)

At least 15 killed, 75 wounded in southern Philippine blasts

At least 15 people, including seven soldiers and a suicide bomber, were killed and 75 others wounded in twin explosions that rocked the...
A rescued man receives medical treatment at a hospital of the People's Liberation Army in Tianjin, north China, Aug. 15, 2015. The man in his fifties was rescued from the Tianjin blasts site on Saturday afternoon. Specialized anti-chemical soldiers found him 50 meters away from a burst point. The man was conscious and could talk. He was rushed to a hospital in the city. A total of 70 specialized anti-chemical soldiers entered the core area of the blasts site on Saturday morning to search for possible lives. (Xinhua/Wang Haobo) (lfj)

At least 10 killed, 40 wounded in southern Philippine blasts

At least 10 were killed, including a suicide bomber, and 40 others wounded in twin blasts in Sulu province in the southern Philippines on...

Two Abu Sayyaf militants killed in southern Philippine clash

The Philippine troops killed two Abu Sayyaf militants during a clash on Sunday in the mountainous Patikul town in Sulu Province in the southern...
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Philippine to export teachers and house maids to China

Philippine Department of Labour and Employment is set to sign an agreement with Chinese government on Wednesday (Nov. 15) for the hiring of thousands...

Philippine remittances rise by 8.5 percent in January

Philippine personal remittances grew by 8.5 percent year-on-year to 2.4 billion U.S. dollars in January, the local central bank said Wednesday. Money...

3.1 million Philippine families suffer from hunger in Q4 2016: survey

More Philippine people said their families experienced hunger in the last three months, rising to 13.9 percent or an estimated 3.1 million families in...

Rodrigo Duterte Calls US Ambassadors Spies

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte derided U.S. ambassadors as “spies” on Thursday, responding to a media report of an alleged American plot to destabilize his...
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Evacuation ordered in Philippines as Typhoon Nock-ten approaches

Philippine disaster officials on Saturday ordered people living in coastal villages south of Manila to move to safer places as Typhoon Nock-ten is...
Undated photo shows a Chinese H-6K bomber patrolling islands and reefs including Huangyan Dao in the South China Sea. The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force conducted a combat air patrol in the South China Sea recently, which will become a "regular" practice in the future, said a military spokesperson on July 18, 2016. The PLA sent H-6K bombers and other aircraft including fighters, scouts and tankers to patrol islands and reefs including Huangyan Dao, said Shen Jinke, spokesman for the PLA Air Force. (Xinhua/Liu Rui)

Duterte fears for a bloody result from China’s invasion of Philippine islands

While stressing that he would seek a peaceful outcome, Duterte told soldiers that they should be prepared to defend the country over the territorial...
The University of Bern is investigating the sediment history of a number of lakes

Philippine Police probes close to 900 drug-related killings

"As of July 1 to August 15, we have a total of 899 deaths under investigation," National Police chief General Ronal Dela Rosa told...

Pacquiao is set to return to Boxing in November

The eight-division boxing champion made the announcement after a meeting with his promoter, Top Rank head Bob Arum, in Manila late Tuesday. ...

Philippines president expresses hopes over continuing talks with rebels

"I hope that we can proceed with the talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP)," Duterte said at the Malacanang presidential palace....

Philippine imports increases by 30.8%

The January import level was the highest reached since November 2010, said Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra. The increase was due to the positive performance...
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Campaign periods for Philippines elections Opens

Each of the five known presidential bets, including their respective running mates and senatorial candidates, held their own rallies in different parts of the...
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Pakistan holds religious peace conference

On Aug 4th 2015, The World Alliance of Religions? Peace (WARP) Office Meeting co-hosted by Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) and...

Philippine gross domestic product growth slowed to 5.2 percent

(Xinhua/GNA) -- The Philippine gross domestic product (GDP) growth slowed to 5.2 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier as the expansion...

More people feared dead in factory fire in Philippine

Dozens of people are feared dead after a fire swept through a slipper factory in the Philippine capital Manila, local officials have said. But...

Foiled Kidnap, 5 Philippine Militants Killed

Five Al Qaeda-linked militants were killed in a failed kidnapping in the Philippines as the family of the victim fought back, the military said...

Philippine to develop mangroves and beach forests

The Philippine government has released an initial 400 million pesos (8.99 million U.S. dollars) to develop mangroves and beach forests in areas struck by...
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Philippine leader’s impeachment Moved

Three impeachment complaints against Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Tuesday cleared the first hurdle for approval at the House of Representatives. Two of the complaints...
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Philippine priests tries preaching via technology

Manila (AFP) ? For some of the Philippines? most powerful clergymen, stepping off the pulpit and into cyberspace felt impossibly daunting until they...

Philippine Vice-President Holds Talks With Muslim Rebels

Philippine Vice-President Jejomar Binay is to hold talks with Muslim rebels following five days of deadly clashes in the southern city of Zamboanga.The aim...

Philippine Mayor Wins Election Through Coin Toss

A coin toss has decided the lucky winner of mayor for a small Philippine town, after rival candidates were tied at the end of...

Old Foe The Philippines Backs a Rearmed Japan to Balance China

THE Philippines would support Japan dropping its pacifist constitution to become a fully fledged military force and act as a balance against China, a...

Philippines Pass New Law On Internet Users.

Internet users are up in arms in the Philippines over a new law that could land them in jail for engaging in ?malicious? online...

U.S. Navy To Deploy Command Post on Philippine Island Closest to Spratlys

The U.S. Navy is planning to deploy a marine command post in the Philippine island of Palawan facing the South China Sea, the Kyodo...