Philippine withdraws peacekeepers from Golan Heights

 The Philippine government has withdrawn Filipino peacekeepers from the Golan Heights due to the deteriorating security situation in the area, a military official said Friday.

Philippines orders evacuation near powerful volcano

Philippines authorities today ordered people living close to a powerful volcano to evacuate, warning a dangerous eruption may occur within weeks.

 Myanmar joins FIFA`s anti-HIV campaign

Myanmar Football Federation (MFF) has joined FIFA`s health programme "Protect the Goal" together with Myanmar National League and UNAIDS, said MFF Thursday.

Ten Filipino soldiers killed by rebels before truce

Suspected communist guerrillas killed 10 army soldiers who were returning to their camp in the central Philippines after being recalled from combat two days before a Christmas cease-fire, officials said Wednesday.

China anger after 8 tourists die on hijacked bus

China warned travelers over travel to the Philippines and demanded answers Tuesday over how eight Hong Kong tourists were killed in a hostage stand-off.