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Manila

Strong typhoon slams into pandemic-hit Philippines

Authorities evacuate tens of thousands of people while trying to avoid the virus risks of overcrowding emergency shelters

14 May 2020 3:47 PM

5 killed in Philippines earthquake; over 200 aftershocks registered

At least 60 others also injured in Tulunan town in North Cotabato, and in Magsaysay and Digos in Davao del Sur, media reports suggest.

17 Oct 2019 9:06 AM

261 Hospitalised after Ex-Philippine First Lady's 90th Birthday Bash

The health ministry said 261 well-wishers had been rushed to nine hospitals after eating food that had been prepared for 2,500 people.

03 Jul 2019 6:11 PM

Seven thousand islands in the sun!

Mayon’s heat seems to have seeped deep into the sub-conscious of the people of this area.

12 Aug 2018 12:46 AM

Twitter reacts to Trump's awkard ASEAN handshake photo op

Donald Trump was all fingers and thumbs during a carefully choreographed photo op.

13 Nov 2017 7:02 PM

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Lions, chimps, sharks get added protection under UN convention

Less popular species also received additional protection, including 10 species of vultures.

29 Oct 2017 6:14 PM

Mums in Philippines breastfeed babies in public for a cause

Mothers breastfed babies in public to raise awareness about infant deaths and dispel taboos over practice.

05 Aug 2017 6:03 PM

World's 'oldest' hippo dies at Philippine zoo

Bertha the hippopotamus was among the pioneer animals at the Manila zoo

10 Jul 2017 2:01 PM

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