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  1. ASEAN leaders attend a plenary session at a regional summit in Bangkok

    Philippine leader answers call of workers begging to go home

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has given his government a week to process some 24,000 repatriated Filipino workers stuck for weeks on cruise ...
  2. ABS-CBN employees and members of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines show support

    Broadcaster shutdown crosses dangerous line for Philippines: NGOs

    The shutting down of the Philippines' top broadcaster crosses a dangerous line in eroding the nation's democracy and sends a warning to those who ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte arrives to attend the enthronement ceremony of Ja

    Philippines' Duterte threatens martial law if communist rebels disrupt COVID-19 aid

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to declare martial law if communist rebels disrupted the flow of relief goods for Filipinos ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Empty streets are seen as the lockdown continues to contain the coronavirus disease (CO

    Philippines extends COVID-19 lockdown, home quarantine to end-April

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday approved the extension of lockdown and home quarantine measures covering more than half of the ...
  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 ...