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  1. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte arrives to greet the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at C

    'Just a collision': Philippines' Duterte downplays sinking

    The sinking of a Filipino fishing boat by a Chinese vessel in the disputed South China Sea was "just a collision", the Philippine's President ...
  2. The South China Sea collision has angered people in the Philippines

    Beijing confirms Chinese trawler hit Philippine boat

    Beijing confirmed Saturday that a Chinese vessel hit a Philippine fishing boat in a collision which has increased tensions in the disputed South ...
  3. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has overseen a narcotics crackdown in which police have killed

    Philippines rejects call for UN rights council probe

    The Philippines on Saturday rejected a call for an independent United Nations probe into Manila's alleged human rights violations, describing it ...
  4. Although demolition of blast-pocked buildings has started, after a few false starts the government

    War-torn Philippine city's rebuild 'painfully slow': Red Cross chief

    The "painfully slow" reconstruction of a Philippine city flattened in a war with Islamic militants is causing discontent, the head of the ...
  5. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte veered off topic during a speech in Japan to complain about

    Philippines' Duterte warns over South China Sea 'flashpoint'

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte voiced rare frustration with China Friday, urging progress on a code of conduct for the contested South China ...
  6. Container ship MV Bavaria, hired by Canada to take its trash back, arrives at Subic Bay in the

    Philippines ships 69 containers of trash back to Canada

    Tonnes of garbage sent to the Philippines years ago was shipped back to Canada on Friday after a festering diplomatic row, as Asian nations ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos blows a kiss to supporters

    Imelda Marcos' jewels to go on sale after green light from Philippine president

    The jewellery of former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos, famed for her extravagant spending and vast shoe collection, will go on sale with the ...
  8. Philippine poor

    Commentary: Trash dumping in Manila is raising a stink

    Rich countries are dumping plastic waste and garbage in poorer parts of the Asia-Pacific, say observers Alexander M Hynd and Alexine Sanchez.
  9. FILE PHOTO:  Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives for the meeting with Chinese President Xi

    Philippines' Duterte loses patience, orders trash shipped back to Canada

    President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered his government to hire a private shipping company to send 69 containers of garbage back to Canada and leave ...