Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 08:57
Returning to their destroyed village after a catastrophic typhoon that killed thousands in the Philippines last year, a weary band of Catholics vowed a lifelong sacrifice to thank God for saving them.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 14:06
The Philippine military said Thursday it had evaded a Chinese sea blockade by using an airplane to drop food to soldiers on a tiny and remote South China Sea shoal claimed by both countries.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 16:50
Nine members of the security forces and two communist insurgents were killed in a string of guerrilla attacks targeting Philippine police and military on Monday, officials said.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 17:46
The Philippines also has the right to defend every inch of its territory, President Benigno Aquino`s spokesman said on Sunday, after China made a similar warning.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 19:28
An Indian national was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen in Oriental Mindoro province of the Philippines.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 13:55
Philippine military officials say communist rebel attacks using land mines have wounded 11 troops and 5 civilians in the south of the country.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 19:27
The Philippines is calling on Malaysia, Vietnam and other neighbours to join its legal challenge to China`s massive territorial claim in the South China Sea.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 10:35
Millions of people were left without electricity in the southern Philippines on Thursday after a massive power breakdown, officials said, as repair crews worked to determine the cause of the outage.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 17:16
The Philippine government has freed a top Muslim rebel whose recent arrest had threatened to jeopardise a peace deal to end one of Asia`s longest running insurgencies, both sides said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 13:45
Philippine President Benigno Aquino demanded an explanation from China Tuesday over a report its coast guard had fired water cannon at Filipino fishermen at a disputed shoal.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 15:47
The United States views the killing of journalists in the Philippines as "deeply troubling", its ambassador said Monday, adding his voice to growing criticism from watchdog groups.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:44
The Philippines` military chief today accused China`s coast guard of firing water cannon at Filipino fishermen for the first time to drive them away from a disputed sea shoal.
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