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  1. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is a frequent critic of the country's influential Catholic

    Fly buzzes Duterte as he attacks Philippine priests

    A fly that interrupted his speech was working under the orders of priests, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte joked Tuesday, as he launched a ...
  2. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during his fourth State of the Nation Address at the

    Broken promise: Philippine President Duterte vetoes Bill on short-term contracts

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed a measure that would have ended companies' practice of hiring workers on short-term contracts, his ...
  3. Indonesia's national police spokesman Dedi Prasetyo briefs journalists during a press conference

    Indonesia says militant's arrest reveals plots, new Islamic State links

    Indonesian police said on Tuesday a suspected militant arrested last week was plotting Independence Day bomb attacks and they suspect he was part ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: People walk towards a parked Philippine Air Force plane in Philippine occupied Thitu Is

    Philippines mulls tourists for Thitu, bolstering South China Sea claims

    The Philippines is considering inviting tourists to its biggest and most strategically important outpost in the South China Sea, part of efforts ...
  5. Reporters working for Maria Ressa's Rappler news site, which has been critical of President

    Trial to open for Philippine journalist critical of Duterte

  6. Charities warn a proposed bill to lower the age of criminal responsibility from 15 to 12 in the

    'Worse than prison': Abuses in Philippine youth homes

    Eleven-year-old Jerry's crime was breaking curfew laws after fleeing violence at home. His punishment? Being sent to a youth detention centre, ...
  7. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's allies have stormed to a landslide victory in midterm

    Commentary: ‘He can do no wrong’. Rodrigo Duterte, the president Filipinos still love

    Halfway into Rodrigo Duterte’s presidential term, his air of invincibility is unpunctured, bolstered by a larger number of allies in the senate, ...
  8. Map of Boljoon town, Cebu,Philippines

    Runaway truck kills 8 children in Philippines: Officials