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    Ep 1: Tondo, Manila

    Tondo is Manila's biggest slum and some residents survive on just US$400 a year. Food vendors like Loida and Rado have come up with clever ways to ...
  2. Filipinos have also been allowed to return to work at half capacity in many industries

    Disinfectant booths at Manila malls as COVID-19 lockdown eases

    Manila's malls set air conditioners to warm and switched off free Wi-Fi to stop people lingering as many of them cautiously reopened on Saturday, ...
  3. Ali, seen here against Argentina' boxer Oscar Bonavena, fought for the last time in 1981

    'Like death' - how 'Thrilla in Manila' changed Ali, Frazier forever

    When Muhammad Ali survived 14 brutal rounds with Joe Frazier in the 'Thrilla in Manila' 45 years ago, it wrote a page in boxing folklore but left ...
  4. Asia's Sinking Cities: Manila
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    Ep 40: Asia's Sinking Cities: Manila

    By 2050, many parts of the Philippines will be submerged under water because of climate change. Is the country ready to confront this global ...
  5. Children have a shower in a Manila slum

    Commentary: Still reeling from Duterte’s war on drugs, Manila’s poor hit hardest by COVID-19

    Manila’s lockdown left millions who eke out a hardscrabble existence in the city’s underground economy without any means of support, says Sheila ...
  6. Daily life in Manila amid new coronavirus cases

    Philippine capital plans curfew as coronavirus deaths, infection tally spike

    Mayors of Metro Manila's 16 cities announced nighttime curfews on Saturday and urged shopping malls to close for one month, in a bid to contain ...