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Philippines declares African first swine fever outbreak near Manila

The announcement was based on the results of laboratory tests requested by Agriculture Secretary William Dar after reports last month of an unusual number of pig deaths in backyard farms in Rizal province.

Sep 09, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

Woman hides 6-day-old baby in hand luggage, tries to travel abroad

The woman was arrested after immigration and airline officials saw her "fidgety" actions, 

 

Sep 05, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Philippines vows to crush 'terrorists' after church bombs kill 20

The attack wounded more than 100 people and was one of the deadliest in recent years in a region long plagued by instability.

Jan 28, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

Philippines President Duterte calls God 'stupid', angers Catholics

Rodrigo Duterte has now angered the Catholics by calling God "stupid".

Jun 26, 2018, 14:04 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao says Lucas Matthysse bout to be 'basis' for retirement call

 Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao says the outcome of his July bout against Argentine Lucas Matthysse will likely determine whether he will hang up his gloves after a storied career.

May 18, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Giant billboard in the Philippines put on an accidental show: Porn

The mayor of the major financial hub in the Philippines said the billboard will remain closed pending the results of the probe.

Mar 21, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

Fire in Philippine shopping mall kills 37

Fire swept through a shopping mall in the Philippines killing at least 37 people, most of them workers at a call centre, city government officials said on Sunday.

Dec 24, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Ferry with 251 passengers capsizes off Philippines, many missing

A ferry capsized Thursday in stormy weather off the Philippines on Thursday.

Dec 21, 2017, 16:48 PM IST

Donald Trump says Philippines vital for military reasons

The US president said he had repaired relations with the Philippines, which soured last year when the administration of former president Barack Obama criticised Duterte`s drug war.

Nov 14, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

PM Modi, US President Donald Trump to hold bilateral meet in Manila

This segment of Zee News brings to you update on ASEAN-Indian Summit, PM Modi and President Trump's bilateral meet. Watch full video for detailed information.

Nov 13, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends opening ceremony of 31st Asean Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the opening ceremony of the 31st ASEAN Summit here.

Nov 13, 2017, 08:10 AM IST

PM Modi, Donald Trump expected to hold bilateral talks on Monday, regional security likely on agenda

PM Modi on Sunday night held separate pull-aside meetings with US President Donald Trump and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.

Nov 13, 2017, 00:20 AM IST

Philippines visit symbolises India's vow to deepen ties with ASEAN: PM Narendra Modi

Trade between India and ASEAN stood at USD 65.04 billion in 2015-16 and comprises 10.12 per cent of India's total trade with the world.

Nov 11, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

16 Indians on board ship that sank in Philippines rescued, 10 still missing, says Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday night said that 10 Indian crew members of the Emerald Star are still missing,  four days after the ship capsized near the Philippines coast. 

Oct 17, 2017, 07:33 AM IST

Isnilon Hapilon, Islamic State Southeast Asia head, killed in Philippines

The head of the Islamic State group in Southeast Asia, who figures on the US "most wanted terrorists" list, has been killed in the battle to reclaim a militant-held Philippines city, the country`s defence minister said Monday. 

Oct 16, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Philippine priest abducted by IS gunmen in May is free: Military

Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said he was rescued late on Saturday night as troops over-ran the militants` control centre inside a mosque in Marawi city.

Sep 18, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Nine killed in Philippines militant attack: Police

President Rodrigo Duterte has imposed martial law across the southern third of the Philippines, including Basilan, to quell the militant threat.

Aug 21, 2017, 13:52 PM IST

Philippine police kill 25 more after President Rodrigo Duterte's death call

Police in the Philippine capital shot dead 25 drug suspects in another round of anti-drug raids, authorities said today, as they followed President Rodrigo Duterte's call for dozens of deaths a day.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Philippine police kill 32 drug dealers

Philippine Police have killed 32 suspected drug dealers in a series of raids across Bulacan province near Manila.

Aug 17, 2017, 08:04 AM IST

Philippine police kill 21 in overnight anti-drug raids

More than 2,000 other people have been killed in drug-related crimes and thousands more murdered in unexplained circumstances, according to police data. 

Aug 15, 2017, 22:28 PM IST