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  1. FILE PHOTO: A call center agent talks to a client in the U.S. as she works the overnight shift in M

    Rise of the machines: Philippine outsourcing industry braces for AI

    The outsourcing industry in the Philippines, which has dethroned India as the country with the most call centres in the world, is worried that the ...
  2. Philippines President Duterte gestures during Change of Command ceremonies of the Armed Forces of t

    Philippines' Duterte to raise sea dispute with China at Asia-Pacific summit

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he planned to raise the issue of conflicting claims in the South China Sea at an ...
  3. Philippine Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana gestures during a Reuters interview at the military h

    Philippines to keep wary eye on new Chinese dredger

    The Philippines expressed concern on Monday about China's testing of a massive dredging ship, saying it would track its activities closely, ...
  4. A royal guard bows during a procession to transfer the royal relics and ashes of Thailand's la

    Technicolour Thailand is back after a black-clad mourning year for late king

    Thailand officially ended a year of mourning for its late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Monday, marking a return to colours for some after a monotone ...
  5. Mourners react as the Royal Urn of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is carried by the Great Victory Cha

    Extremes of devotion mark last goodbye to Thai king

    A woman's 750-km (470-mile) trek to see the late Thai king's cremation ceremony was only one example of the level of religious devotion on display ...
  6. Thai funeral procession

    Sea of black as thousands gather in Thailand for late king's funeral

    Thousands of people turned out in Bangkok to watch the funeral procession of Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Thursday.
  7. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures while delivering a speech during his visit at Bangolo

    Philippines' Duterte says he's been 'demonised' over drugs war

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday defended his bloody war on drugs, telling Southeast Asian lawyers he had been "demonised" and ...
  8. Mourners wait to go through security check for tomorrow's Royal Cremation ceremony of Thailand

    Thailand kicks off sumptuous funeral of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

    Thailand on Wednesday marked the start of a lavish, five-day funeral for King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a Buddhist religious ceremony attended by ...
  9. Rohingya refugees wait to receive humanitarian aid at Kutupalong refugee camp near Cox's Bazar

    US weighs calling Myanmar's Rohingya crisis 'ethnic cleansing'

    The State Department is considering formally declaring the crackdown on Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims to be ethnic cleansing, U.S. officials said on ...