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Taal Volcano in the Philippines continues to spew ash as thousands flee

Red-hot lava, ash and steam is continuing to flow from a volcano near the Philippine capital as fears of a dangerous eruption have seen thousands fle...

Taal Volcano in the Philippines continues to spew ash as thousands flee

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Taal volcano begins to spew out lava as thousands flee for safety in the Philippines Lava has begun spewing from a volcano in the Philippines as authorities warn of "an imminent hazardous eruption"....
06:56, 2020-01-13

Taal volcano eruption update LIVE: 'Explosive' Philippines volcano continues to spew ash and lava causing chaos The volcano spurted fountains of red-hot lava half a mile into the sky on Tuesday Surrounding towns have been seen coated in thick ash and sludge Mor...
14:20, 2020-01-14

Taal volcano LIVE: Thousands flee as lava spews into the sky in the Philippines Tens of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes in the Philippines for fear of a major eruption from the Taal volcano....
10:20, 2020-01-15

Taal volcano eruption: Philippines alert level raised as thousands flee ash clouds Scientists warn ‘hazardous eruption’ imminent as offices, schools and airports closedLava has gushed out of a volcano in the Philippines after a sudd...
12:44, 2020-01-13

Taal volcano eruption update LIVE: Thousands flee as lava spews into the sky in the Philippines Tens of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes in the Philippines for fear of a major eruption from the Taal volcano....
11:40, 2020-01-15

30,000 flee rumbling Taal volcano as Philippines warns of possible 'hazardous' eruption Lava spewed from the Taal volcano in Philippines on Monday as thousands of residents fled the region along roads choked by cars and ash.   ...
15:20, 2020-01-14

Taal volcano news LIVE: Latest from Philippines as more than 460,000 residents urged to flee The volcano spurted fountains of red-hot lava half a mile into the sky on Tuesday Surrounding towns have been seen coated in thick ash and sludge Mor...
12:56, 2020-01-14

Taal volcano: thousands flee as ash and lightning fill the sky Thousands of people have fled the area surrounding Taal volcano in the Philippines, which has been erupting since Sunday. It has ejected ash up to 15...
21:36, 2020-01-13

Taal volcano: thousands flee as ash and lightning fill the sky – video Thousands of people have fled the area surrounding Taal volcano in the Philippines, which has been erupting since Sunday. It has ejected ash up to 15...
13:24, 2020-01-14

Thousands evacuated as Taal Volcano violently erupts in the Philippines Taal Volcano in Batangas province south of Manila blasted steam, ash and pebbles into the sky, prompting the evacuation of tens of thousands....
20:28, 2020-01-12

Taal volcano eruption update LIVE: Thousands flee as another province declares state of calamity Tens of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes in the Philippines for fear of a major eruption from the Taal volcano....
16:44, 2020-01-15

Taal volcano eruption update LIVE: Fears mount for larger explosion as thousands flee danger zone Fears of a larger Taal volcano eruption continue to mount as thousands of people in the danger zone flee their homes in the Philippines....
09:52, 2020-01-16

Philippines volcano: UN aid operation in place as thousands told to flee The UN is concerned over warnings issued by Philippines’ authorities that volcanic eruptions on the country’s most populous island could last “days, ...
17:20, 2020-01-15

Taal volcano eruption update LIVE: Thousands flee danger zone as fears mount for larger lava explosion Fears of a larger Taal volcano eruption continue to mount as thousands of people in the danger zone flee their homes in the Philippines....
10:40, 2020-01-16

Philippines volcano: UN stands ready with support, as thousands told to flee The UN is concerned over warnings issued by Philippines’ authorities that volcanic eruptions on the country’s most populous island could last “days, ...
14:24, 2020-01-16

Lava gushes from Taal volcano in Philippines – in pictures Red-hot lava gushed out of the Taal volcano in the Philippines after a sudden eruption of ash and steam forced villagers to flee en masse and shut do...
11:16, 2020-01-13

Taal volcano in the Philippines still life-threatening despite a ‘seeming lull’ The volcano since Sunday has remained at alert level 4, the second-highest warning of a volcano’s danger, indicating a hazardous explosive eruption i...
05:44, 2020-01-17

Taal Volcano Eases, but Philippines Worries Worst Is to Come The potential threat alarms a country that is no stranger to natural disasters like typhoons, earthquakes, mudslides, tsunamis and floods....
15:44, 2020-01-15

Taal volcano: Ash blankets roads, rooftops in the Philippines The volcano, in the middle of a lake in Batangas province south of Manila, rumbled to life Sunday in a powerful explosion....
00:36, 2020-01-16

Philippines warns of 'explosive eruption' as Taal volcano spews ash About 8,000 residents ordered to evacuate volcano island and other high-risk townsA volcano near the Philippines capital has spewed ash up to nine mi...
16:52, 2020-01-12

Ashen landscapes of the Philippines after Taal volcano eruption - in pictures The eruption of Taal volcano near Manila spewed lava into the sky, leaving villages blanketed by heavy ash. The falling ash pushed aviation officials...
11:16, 2020-01-15

‘Lives are at stake’: the Philippines looks to re-locate Taal volcano residents “They lived on the volcano itself with 47 craters. That’s really dangerous. It’s like having a gun pointed at you,” Renato Solidum, the head of the v...
03:44, 2020-01-20

‘Lives are at stake’: the Philippines looks to relocate Taal volcano residents “They lived on the volcano itself with 47 craters. That’s really dangerous. It’s like having a gun pointed at you,” Renato Solidum, the head of the v...
03:52, 2020-01-20

Philippines volcano: Fresh tsunami fears after violent Taal eruption Philippines authorities have issued a fresh tsunami warning after the Taal volcano erupted on Sunday...
04:04, 2020-01-13

Philippines residents scramble to rescue stranded animals from Taal volcano TALISAY, Philippines – At the crack of dawn on Thursday, Manolito Malaluan set out with a band of rescuers to ferry to safety two horses trappe...
21:40, 2020-01-16

Philippines: lava gushes from Taal volcano as alert level raised Thousands of people have been forced to flee after sudden and violent eruption Red-hot lava gushed out of the Taal volcano in the Philippines on Mond...
06:04, 2020-01-13

Philippines: Taal volcano residents turn ash and plastic waste into bricks A Philippine city blanketed in ash has turned adversity into an opportunity. In a time of disaster, residents have got creative by mixing volcano ash...
11:40, 2020-01-18

‘Lives are at stake’: the Philippines wants Taal volcano residents to find safer homes “They lived on the volcano itself with 47 craters. That’s really dangerous. It’s like having a gun pointed at you,” Renato Solidum, the head of the v...
03:36, 2020-01-20

Dramatic moment Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupts sending smoke one 1km into sky and cancelling flights This dramatic footage shows a massive plum of ash pouring into the sky after a volcano erupted in the Philippines....
13:24, 2020-01-12

Dramatic moment Taal Volcano in the Philippines spews steam 15km into sky as 'hazardous eruption' imminent and flights cancelled This dramatic footage shows a massive plum of ash and steam pouring into the sky after a volcano spewed into the atmosphere in the Philippines....
14:04, 2020-01-12

Philippines: Thousands evacuate as volcano spews ash Local authorities have issued an evacuation order as the Taal volcano shows signs of an impending eruption. Taal has not erupted in decades, but one ...
12:36, 2020-01-12

Typhoon Kammuri slams into the Philippines, disrupting flights and forcing thousands to flee RAZVALE SAYAT/AFP via Getty Images Typhoon Kammuri hit the Philippines on Tuesday bringing heavy rains and prompting preemptive halts in air travel, ...
03:48, 2019-12-03

Thousands flee as volcano trembles, spews lava into the sky near Manila A volcano near the Philippine capital spewed lava into the sky and trembled constantly Tuesday, possibly portending a bigger and more dangerous erupt...
12:28, 2020-01-14

As thousands of people evacuate, we visited the ghost town at the foot of the erupting volcano in the Philippines Peter Müller Warnings of another volcanic eruption in the Philippines are forcing thousands more people to abandon their homes. BILD had exclusive ac...
16:32, 2020-01-19

Taal volcano lake all but gone in eruption Satellites continue to monitor the Philippines volcano which has experienced a lull in activity....
19:04, 2020-01-16

Taal volcano's inner lake all but gone in eruption Satellites continue to monitor the Philippines volcano which has experienced a lull in activity....
09:28, 2020-01-17

Taal volcano eruption devours crater lake The eruption of the Taal volcano in the Philippines has almost devoured a crater lake on the volcanic island....
20:52, 2020-01-17

Taal volcano eruption is captured in dramatic wedding photographs The moment a volcano suddenly flared into life at an island beauty spot in the Philippines was captured in these dramatic wedding photographs....
12:36, 2020-01-13

Lightning and ash: timelapse footage shows Taal volcano eruption – video A video captured from a nearby home in Tagaytay City shows volcanic lightning and a thick ash column erupting from the Taal volcano in the Philippine...
14:08, 2020-01-13

Philippine grandma sews face masks for Taal volcano evacuees When demand and prices of face masks shot up after a small yet destructive volcano south of the Philippine capital suddenly spewed volcanic ash, a 61...
14:48, 2020-01-16

Taal: Time-lapse of lightning storm swirling round Philippine volcano Dramatic time-lapse footage shows lightning swirling around the Taal volcano as it spewed ash....
11:36, 2020-01-13

Philippine officials seek safer homes for residents displaced by Taal volcano Taal volcano has simmered with smaller ash ejections in recent days after erupting on Jan. 12 with a gigantic plume of steam and ash that drifted nor...
15:12, 2020-01-19

Couple’s wedding pics include dramatic shot of Taal Volcano erupting Chino and Kat Vaflor married at a venue roughly 10 miles from Taal Volcano Sunday, right as the volcano was erupting....
22:16, 2020-01-13

Villagers flee after small volcano erupts near Manila A tiny volcano near the Philippine capital that draws many tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake belched steam, ash and rocks in a huge plum...
14:36, 2020-01-12

Villagers flee after tiny volcano erupts near Manila A tiny volcano near the Philippine capital that draws many tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake belched steam, ash and rocks in a huge plum...
14:12, 2020-01-12

'All in God's hands': Volcano evacuees hunker down in Philippines The fine ash drifting into the school gym on gusts of wind is a constant reminder for evacuees in the Philippines of the volcano that threatens to bu...
06:40, 2020-01-15

Philippines looks for safer homes for volcano residents TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) - Philippine officials said Sunday the government will no longer allow villagers to return to a crater-studded island wher...
23:32, 2020-01-19

Philippines volcano: Residents warned to stay away The Taal volcano in the Philippines has spewed lava and ash for three straight days. Thousands of residents have been evacuated and authorities warn ...
09:44, 2020-01-14

"All in God's hands": Volcano evacuees hunker down in Philippines The fine ash drifting into the school gym on gusts of wind is a constant reminder for evacuees in the Philippines of the volcano that threatens to bu...
06:00, 2020-01-15

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Volcano erupts near Manila; villagers flee, airport closes TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) - A small volcano near the Philippine capital that draws tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake erupted with a mas...
17:24, 2020-01-12

Taal volcano selfie seekers accused of hampering relief efforts by 'clogging roads with traffic' Selfie seekers attempting to take photos of the Taal volcano have been accused of delaying eruption relief efforts by creating extra traffic....
11:20, 2020-01-18

Couple gets married in Philippines as volcano erupts behind altar A couple tied the knot in the Philippines in an epic scene featuring a spewing volcano and ash billowing behind the altar. Chino and Kat Vaflor wed a...
18:04, 2020-01-13

Philippines warns of 'explosive eruption' as volcano spews ash A volcano near the Philippines capital spewed ash up to 15 km (nine miles) into the sky on Sunday, prompting the evacuation of thousands of people, t...
15:36, 2020-01-12

Gray pineapples: Volcano devastates Philippines farm Farmer Jack Imperial woke to a picture of devastation after ash spewed from a volcano in the Philippines - his verdant green pineapple field had been...
11:08, 2020-01-15

Philippines struggles to evacuate reluctant villagers near volcano Nearly 40,000 people have been evacuated from near a Philippine volcano that could erupt violently at any moment, authorities said on Tuesday, but th...
15:20, 2020-01-14

Villagers flee, airport closes after small volcano erupts near Manila A tiny volcano near the Philippine capital that draws many tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake belched steam, ash and rocks in a huge plum...
16:36, 2020-01-12

Half a million people at risk from volcano eruption in the Philippines Taal volcano, situated on an island in a lake, began erupting dramatically on Sunday, prompting an evacuation order for 450,000 people in the surroun...
13:52, 2020-01-13

Lightning Illuminates Ash-Spewing Philippines Volcano In Dramatic Videos Videos shared on social media show lightning illuminating the smoke and ash spewed by the Taal volcano in Philippines....
13:32, 2020-01-13

Philippines: Volcano spews lava as eruption risk looms Red-hot lava has started gushing from the Taal Volcano in the Philippines, with authorities warning of a potential "hazardous explosive eruption" sti...
04:56, 2020-01-13

Philippines suspends Manila airport flights as volcano spews ash The Philippine airport authority on Sunday suspended flights at Manila's international airport after a volcano in nearby Batangas province spewed a g...
14:04, 2020-01-12

People flee after Philippine volcano quakes, cracking roads in nearby towns There have been no reports of deaths or serious injuries from the sudden eruption, which began Sunday, but many houses and farms have been damaged by...
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A photographer captured the moment a couple got married in the Philippines as a volcano erupted behind them Randolf Evan Photography Chino and Kat Vaflor got married in the Philippines on Sunday, January 12. On the same day as the couple's wedding, the Taal...
17:52, 2020-01-14

Massive Philippines volcano eruption sends ash 9 miles up, stunning images reveal The Taal Volcano eruption in the Philippines on Sunday blasted ash plumes 9 miles into the air, amazing new satellite imagery reveals....
23:24, 2020-01-16

Philippines volcano: Terrifying wedding photos show eruption behind happy couple Kat and Chino Valfour were married on Sunday at the exact moment the Taal Volcano exploded in the background, sending an enormous plume of burning as...
16:20, 2020-01-13

Philippines residents have been warned of a possible 'volcanic tsunami' after a major volcano spewed lava and launched ash into the sky TED ALJIBE/AFP via Getty Images A volcano in the Philippines began spewing lava on Monday local time after a sudden eruption a day earlier sent ash f...
08:36, 2020-01-13

NASA video shows moment Philippines volcano explodes in startling space footage The Taal Volcano in the Philippines spewed lava and rained ash and sulphur for hundreds of miles and the explosion was so big it was filmed from spac...
12:12, 2020-01-16

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06:36, 2020-01-03

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05:56, 2020-01-03

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17:24, 2019-12-02

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00:00, 2020-01-03

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Australian bushfires: Thousands flee as state of emergency called and rescuers warn blazes to worsen over weekend Evacuations dubbed largest mass relocation of people out of the region that New South Wales has ever seen...
06:56, 2020-01-02

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01:28, 2020-01-03

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11:04, 2019-10-25

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04:40, 2020-01-03

Australia wildfires LIVE: Thousands forced to flee to beaches as skies glow red amid terrifying bushfires Thousands of people have fled to beaches in Australia as the country's most devastating wildfire season worsened today....
08:56, 2019-12-31

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14:04, 2020-01-12

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23:20, 2019-10-10

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16:28, 2019-10-10

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06:44, 2019-12-16

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02:52, 2020-01-07

Turkey's president claims 109 'terrorists killed' as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria Turkey's president has claimed there have been 109 "terrorists killed" as their incursion into Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria continues for a s...
15:00, 2019-10-10

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18:36, 2019-08-12

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09:48, 2019-06-19

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21:16, 2019-12-09

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12:24, 2019-05-04

UN: 100,000 flee after Turkish incursion in Syria A war watchdog has said dozens of militiamen and several civilians were killed during Turkey's offensive in Syria. The UN has also said that 100,000 ...
17:36, 2019-10-11

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06:56, 2019-10-09

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15:36, 2019-12-27

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03:00, 2019-11-11

'It's like I'm in hell': how it feels to flee a wildfire outside Los Angeles As the Tick fire rages, some residents take a stoic view of the perpetual threat. Others wonder if it’s time to move onMarcia Cooper Marquez had igno...
02:44, 2019-10-26

100,000 flee as Turkish offensive pushes into Syria Turkey has remained defiant in the face of international criticism, insisting the military will push forward with its incursion. The UN has warned of...
21:44, 2019-10-11

New Yorkers Flee as Fox News Sets Dooce on the Loose Earlier this morning, Fox and Friends ran a segment they called “Dooce on the Loose,” wherein host Steve Doocy is let loose upon the streets of New Y...
20:04, 2019-05-20

Star pianist Igor Levit: You can't just flee to the moon The world-famous pianist is renowned not only as a Beethoven interpreter, but also for his activism against the far right. He told DW how death threa...
17:44, 2020-01-14

Republicans flee from Trump's foreign interference remarks Senate Republicans are moving swiftly to distance themselves from President Donald Trump’s willingness to use foreign opposition research against his...
18:56, 2019-06-13

Tourists flee as Venice braces for another exceptional tide Tourists with scheduled departures rushed to grab the last water taxis to get to the mainland Sunday before service was interrupted in anticipation o...
14:04, 2019-11-17

NYC parents flee to the Amalfi Coast while kids are at camp Every year in late June, swarms of pre-teens are shuttled off to camp in Maine, Pennsylvania and upstate New York. Their parents, though, take a deci...
01:16, 2019-08-17

Hundreds told to flee, almost 200,000 without power in California wildfires A wind-driven wildfire roared across a swath of northern California wine country on Thursday, prompting the evacuation of some 2,000 Sonoma County re...
23:44, 2019-10-24

Doctors flee hopelessness, nepotism in Western Balkans Germany desperately needs medical professionals, and many in the Western Balkans are just as keen on a way out of their home countries. Highly skille...
16:00, 2019-12-17

Germany: Suspects flee deadly shooting in Halle A shooting in the eastern German city of Halle has left at least two people dead. Police have detained one person after multiple suspects fled the sc...
14:00, 2019-10-09

Watch: Man ambushed, gunned down while trying to flee attackers in the Bronx Dramatic surveillance video shows a Bronx man being ambushed by two thugs inside of an apartment building lobby — one of whom fatally shot him ...
06:00, 2019-07-15

Syria: 60,000 civilians flee surge of violence in Idlib Syria's Idlib province has been hit by over 400 airstrikes over the past 24 hours, monitors said, prompting tens of thousands of people to flee. Resc...
02:40, 2019-12-21

Australians shelter and flee as firefighters battle 150 bushfires Australian officials ordered people in several communities, including a major tourist destination, to evacuate immediately on Wednesday as firefighte...
06:48, 2019-11-13

'Get out': Australians urged to flee as huge bushfires revitalize Australian authorities urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as soaring temperatu...
05:36, 2020-01-10

Fast-moving fires near Los Angeles force more than 40,000 to flee California firefighters on Friday sought to take advantage of a brief lull in high winds behind fast-moving wildfires that forced the evacuation of m...
17:52, 2019-10-25

"Get out": Australians urged to flee as huge bushfires revitalize Australian authorities urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as soaring temperatu...
03:36, 2020-01-10

Woman accused of killing man who tried to flee crash scene ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia woman is accused of fatally shooting a man who tried to leave the scene of a crash near Highway 85. News outlets report 21-y...
10:36, 2019-05-09

Gay parents flee Russia with kids: 'We can't go back anymore' Andrei and Yevgeny are married, with two adopted children. In an exclusive DW interview, they recount how they had to leave Moscow for fear that the ...
14:52, 2019-08-12

Australian boy, 12, drives brother's truck to flee fires with dog A 12-year boy in Australia and his dog have escaped a fire that was lapping his family's farm house by grabbing the keys to his brother's pick-up tru...
05:48, 2019-12-17

'Get out': Australians flee again as heat and wind fan huge bushfires Australian authorities urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as soaring temperatu...
07:12, 2020-01-10

Gay parents flee Russia with kids: 'The authorities could take the children away' Andrei and Yevgeny are married, with two adopted children. In an exclusive DW interview, they recount how they had to leave Moscow for fear that the ...
15:48, 2019-08-12

Philippines' 6.5 earthquake kills at least five A magnitude 6.5 earthquake rocked southern Philippines still reeling from two strong tremors this month, killing at least five people and causing pre...
06:20, 2019-10-31

Family forced to flee $11,000-a-month pad because of animal poop: suit The wafting scent of animal poop turned an $11,000-a-month Manhattan pad into a virtual pet-store toilet — and sent the occupants fleeing, a lawsuit ...
01:48, 2019-09-29

Bronx murder suspect arrested trying to flee to Dominican Republic A murder suspect was picked up trying to flee to the Dominican Republic through JFK airport Tuesday, according to a law enforcement source. Mathew To...
22:52, 2020-01-01

Australia urges people to flee as fires set to surge at weekend Authorities urged Australians on Friday to evacuate parts of the eastern states of Victoria and New South Wales to escape bushfires they fear are set...
10:28, 2020-01-03

Residents flee Australia's alpine region as fires approach The Australian village of Thredbo in the Snowy Mountains region has been evacuated and is under threat from fast-approaching fires that have razed bu...
08:36, 2020-01-03

300,000 flee flare-up of ethnic violence in north-eastern DR Congo More than 300,000 people have been forced to flee resurgent inter-ethnic violence in north-east Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) just this mont...
17:24, 2019-06-18

Drunk off-duty firefighter tries to flee scene after crashing car in Queens A 25-year-old FDNY firefighter tried to drive away from the scene after crashing into another car in Queens but was too drunk to get very far, accord...
02:04, 2019-11-04

Celebrities flee fire threatening wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods A fast-moving, middle-of-the-night wildfire disrupted some of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Los Angeles as flames threatened mega-mansions and forc...
20:56, 2019-10-28

Subway riders flee from NYPD cop with his gun drawn on suspect: video Riders fled in terror to opposite ends of a stopped subway car when at least one NYPD cop was seen pointing his pistol toward a window from the platf...
19:32, 2019-10-28

British man who tried to flee Australia on a jet ski in bid to escape drug charges is jailed A British man who tried to flee Australia on a jet ski in a bid to escape drugs charges has been jailed....
09:48, 2019-08-07

Bangladesh rivers break their banks, forcing 400,000 to flee homes Rain-swollen rivers in Bangladesh broke through at least four embankments, submerging dozens of villages and doubling the number of people fleeing th...
11:56, 2019-07-19

Australians flee as soaring temperature, winds threaten to fan fires Residents in parts of eastern Australia evacuated their homes on Tuesday as soaring temperatures and strong winds threatened to fan bushfires in a gi...
03:28, 2019-12-10

Australians flee massive bushfires as new fire threat looms The Australian navy on Friday began the evacuations of some of the thousands of people stranded on the east coast of the fire-ravaged country as a se...
01:16, 2020-01-03

A127 fire: Schoolchildren forced to flee from bus after it bursts into flames A group of schoolchildren were forced to flee from a bus after it burst into flames while travelling through Essex....
14:12, 2019-07-01

Oregon governor sends police to get GOP lawmakers after they flee from vote Republican lawmakers in Oregon fled the Salem courthouse Thursday following a days of "fruitless" debate over a cap-and-trade bill, known colloquiall...
00:16, 2019-06-21

Australia urges people to flee as fires set to surge over the weekend Authorities urged Australians on Friday to evacuate parts of the eastern states of Victoria and New South Wales to escape bushfires they fear are set...
03:52, 2020-01-04

One man dies as wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
05:28, 2019-10-12

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces bomb Syria for third day Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
17:32, 2019-10-11

Residents flee as fires sweep toward Australia's alpine region The Australian village of Thredbo in the Snowy Mountains region has been evacuated and is under threat from fast-approaching fires that have razed bu...
05:08, 2020-01-03

California wildfires force 200K to flee, leave 2.5M without power Nearly 200,000 people have been forced to flee their homes as out-of-control wildfires continued to scorch California on Monday, leaving 2.5 million ...
20:56, 2019-10-28

Australians flee homes as police investigate suspicious fires Hundreds of Australians have fled their homes in the eastern states as 140 fires ravaged parts of Queensland and New South Wales (NSW), officials sai...
06:36, 2019-09-10

Shelters on the front lines help women flee violence — but they’re also in crisis Women’s shelters and transition homes are often the starting point for those fleeing violence. But many struggle to finance their life-saving service...
13:08, 2019-11-25

Watch: Models flee from kangaroo at Australian photo shoot A wild kangaroo crashed a photo shoot in Australia, sending bikini-clad models running and jumping into a pool to escape the marsupial....
16:40, 2019-04-17

Russia let MH17 suspect flee, Dutch prosecutors allege A suspect in the downing of MH17 over Ukraine was allowed to leave Russia despite personal pleas from Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte to detain and e...
01:12, 2019-12-03

Philippines confirms second case of polio The Philippines health department on Friday confirmed it had detected a second case of the polio virus this week, as the virus re-emerges in the coun...
11:32, 2019-09-20

Earthquake in Philippines triggers landslides A powerful earthquake has shook the southern province of Cotabato, causing landslides and infrastructure to collapse. The quake is the second to hit ...
16:36, 2019-10-29

FROM THE FIELD: Balancing act for Philippines farmers An effort to reverse land degradation in the Philippines and boost sustainable agriculture as well as the livelihoods of farmers, is being supported ...
11:12, 2019-09-30

Over 18,000 government posts up for grabs in Philippines More than 18,000 government posts are up for grabs in elections in the Philippines on Monday. President Rodrigo Duterte is not on the ballot, but the...
14:20, 2019-05-11

Philippines declares dengue epidemic Cases of dengue have nearly doubled so far this year compared to last year. The sharp spike came after the government stopped an immunization program...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Ex-clergyman says US priest in Philippines a known pedophile TALUSTUSAN, Philippines — The American priest’s voice echoed over the phone line, his sharp Midwestern accent softened over the decades by a gentle F...
00:12, 2019-09-10

Christmas typhoon kills at least 13 in Philippines A typhoon that struck the central Philippines over Christmas has killed at least 13 people, disaster agency officials said on Thursday....
06:12, 2019-12-26

FROM THE FIELD: Balancing act for Philippines farmers An effort to reverse land degradation in the Philippines and boost sustainable agriculture as well as the livelihoods of farmers, is being supported ...
17:00, 2019-09-04

Eating from the garbage dump in the Philippines In the Philippines, food waste is on the rise. At the same time, many are forced to sift through the garbage dump to find something to eat. Some are ...
15:00, 2019-06-25

The ultimate luxury retreat in the Philippines A Philippine private-island paradise, Amanpulo is the ultimate tranquil treat, says Matt Hryciw...
10:52, 2019-11-14

Blood-thirsty hyenas 'eat rhino alive' as beast helplessly tries to flee The pack of hyenas hunted the injured rhino in Africa's Kruger National Park – with experts saying they believed it was nursing a broken leg...
12:32, 2019-11-17

Syrian civilians flee Idlib in wake of Russian-supported attacks For days, the Syrian regime has bombed the last bastion of resistance in Idlib. Thousands of people, mainly civilians, are fleeing toward the Turkish...
00:48, 2019-12-24

Oregon Republicans Flee the State to Stop a Climate Change Bill Oregon Republican state senators are on the run and threatening police so they can avoid voting on a climate change bill....
18:52, 2019-06-22

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves 1 dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
20:32, 2019-10-11

Gunman shoots up mobile-home park, tries to flee in Lyft: cops A gunman opened fire indiscriminately in an Indiana mobile-home park, wounding an innocent bystander — then was caught by cops trying to make a getaw...
19:36, 2019-06-05

Boy, 12, cautioned by police over Australia wildfire that forced hundreds to flee their homes Officers in Queensland said two 14-year-old girls were also being questioned over a separate fire amid a stark warning that "people can die"....
18:40, 2019-09-10

Australia urges quarter of a million to flee as winds fan huge bushfires Australia urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as authorities said the next few ...
10:48, 2020-01-10

Dozens of kangaroos found dead on Australian beach after trying to flee bushfires Australian pilots flying over Bribie Island’s northwestern beaches this week were met with a heartbreaking scene. One took to social media asking abo...
20:48, 2019-08-23

BREAKING: Tourists flee as cruise liner smashes into dock in Venice A CRUISE liner has lost control and smashed into a Venice dock, while petrified tourists attempted to flee....
11:04, 2019-06-02

'I thought no one was coming to rescue us': Abaco Islanders flee Dorian's destruction Hurricane Dorian destroyed most property on the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas, forcing residents to leave everything behindHurricane Dorian: follow li...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Butcher knife-wielding robber attempted to flee on jitney bus: cops Police arrested a New Jersey woman as she attempted to flee on a jitney-style bus from holding a clothing store up with a butcher knife. Nicole Trave...
17:44, 2019-05-30

Celebrities flee, multimillion-dollar homes burn in Los Angeles wildfire A fast-moving wildfire on Monday destroyed at least five multimillion-dollar homes in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Los Angeles and forced c...
01:56, 2019-10-29

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces continue to bomb Syria Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
15:44, 2019-10-11

California wine country fire began near damaged PG&E tower, 2,000 flee A wind-driven wildfire that forced some 2,000 people to flee homes in Northern California's wine country on Thursday erupted near the base of a damag...
05:52, 2019-10-25

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves one dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Climate change forces 20 million people to flee each year, says Oxfam Climate-related catastrophes like floods and forest fires are driving millions of people from their homes every year, said anti-poverty NGO Oxfam. Wh...
08:40, 2019-12-02

A Climate Bill Sets Off Tumult: Republicans Flee, Police Follow In Oregon, where Democrats control the statehouse, outnumbered Republicans disappeared to delay a vote on a cap-and-trade bill....
03:28, 2019-06-21

Raging wildfires force 4,000 people to flee Australian town toward waterfront PERTH, Australia — Wildfires burning across Australia’s two most populous states Tuesday trapped residents of a seaside town in apocalyptic condition...
22:08, 2019-12-31

Athens residents flee as strong earthquake shakes Greek capital No immediate news on injuries or damage after 5.3-magnitude quake rattles southern GreeceA strong earthquake has struck near Athens, causing resident...
15:28, 2019-07-19

Floods force millions to flee homes in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than three million people from their homes across north and northeastern India, officials said on Monday, as the death toll i...
13:56, 2019-07-15

University students flee Hong Kong as violent protests escalate For the third day in a row, protesters caused major train service disruptions Wednesday, blocked streets and rallied in the central business district...
12:32, 2019-11-13

Costa del Sol shooting leaves one dead at campsite as killers flee scene in car The attackers reportedly fled in their car, smashing through a toll barrier following the deadly shooting in Marbella, which killed a man believed to...
23:48, 2019-12-03

Hungarian village's last bell ringer toils on as youth flee to cities Ilona Petras' family has been in charge of ringing the bells of the 600-year-old Catholic church in the small village of Tereny in the northeast of H...
17:44, 2019-10-17

Belgian anti-racism activist forced to flee town in blackface row Folkloric festival urged to ditch practice of parading a chained white man in black makeupAn anti-racism activist has said he was forced to leave the...
16:36, 2019-08-26

Syria to let civilians flee rebel-held Idlib via humanitarian corridor The northwestern region of Syria has been held by rebels over the last seven years. Damascus has said a humanitarian corridor will allow "civilians w...
17:44, 2019-08-22

Paradise lost: residents flee Eden as Australia fires race towards them Days of limbo wear down NSW-Victoria communities displaced by blazes ripping through swaths of east coastShelley Caban just wants it to be over.“Some...
20:52, 2020-01-05

Australians ordered to flee flames as fires rage in east and west Australian officials on Wednesday ordered residents and tourists to get out of the way of fast-approaching flames as firefighters struggled to contai...
09:20, 2019-11-13

Christmas typhoon in Philippines leaves at least 20 dead A powerful typhoon tore through popular tourist areas and remote villages in the central Philippines on Christmas, leaving at least 20 people dead an...
14:36, 2019-12-26

Strong earthquake hits southern Philippines A 6.8 magnitude earthquake has hit the southern Philippines on Sunday, striking 61 kilometers (38 miles) southwest of the coastal city of Davao....
08:16, 2019-12-15

Philippines earthquake leaves at least seven people dead Two strong earthquakes hours apart have hit a group of sparsely populated islands in the Luzon Strait in the northern Philippines, killing at least s...
12:40, 2019-07-27

Philippines typhoon leads to Christmas misery Tens of thousands were left stranded, homeless or in fear for their lives as Typhoon Phanfone wreaked destruction across the Philippines. The storm h...
14:00, 2019-12-25

Whale shark nearly swallows up divers in Philippines A whale shark got up close and personal with divers off the coast of Tubbataha, Philippines.       ...
02:24, 2019-07-10

The Government of the Philippines Just Destroyed a Ferrari 360 Spider Seriously messed up leader of the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has been crushing gorgeous, innocent automobiles for dumb reasons for a while...
21:40, 2019-07-23

US woman charged with trying to smuggle baby out of Philippines Jennifer Erin Talbot arrested at Manila airport after allegedly hiding newborn in sling bagAn American woman has been charged with human trafficking ...
16:08, 2019-09-06

Duterte to lift martial law in southern Philippines Law imposed two and a half years ago to try to stop Islamic State gaining presenceRodrigo Duterte will lift martial law in the southern Philippines b...
10:16, 2019-12-10

The Philippines Government Just Destroyed a Ferrari 360 Spider Seriously messed up leader of the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has been crushing gorgeous, innocent automobiles for dumb reasons for a while...
19:40, 2019-07-23

Swarms of thimble jellyfish spotted in the Philippines Tourists spotted swarms of thimble jellyfish in the Philippines.       ...
22:00, 2019-07-25

Death toll rises to three from Philippines earthquake At least three people were killed and dozens injured when a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the southern Philippines late on Wednesday, authorities s...
05:08, 2019-10-17

Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes off southern Philippines An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 hit central Mindanao in the southern Philippines on Tuesday, shaking buildings and causing residents to rush fr...
04:16, 2019-10-29

Philippines is deadliest country for defenders of environment Nation replaces Brazil for first time in annual list of murders compiled by Global Witness The Philippines has replaced Brazil as the most murderous ...
03:40, 2019-07-30

Major earthquake hits southern Philippines A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit the southern Philippines on Sunday, striking 56 kilometers (35 miles) southwest of the coastal city of Davao....
08:00, 2019-12-15

Typhoon Phanfone: at least 16 killed in Philippines on Christmas Day Toll could rise as internet and mobile phone networks are still cut off in some badly damaged areasA typhoon that swept across remote villages and po...
09:52, 2019-12-26

Hotel of the week: Amanpulo in Palawan, Philippines Twenty-five years old this year, Amanpulo still has pulling power, delivering seamless service with a wide smile, says Mary Lussiana...
09:04, 2019-12-14

Earthquake terrifies residents in southern Philippines A moderately strong earthquake has struck the northeastern coast of Mindanao island in the southern Philippines. Officials have reported injuries and...
14:20, 2019-07-13

1 dead after strong earthquake hits the Philippines The magnitude 6.9 quake struck an area about six kilometers northwest of Padada town in Davao del Sur province at a depth of 30 kilometers, according...
15:24, 2019-12-15

Philippines mayor says one child killed in earthquake A six-year-old girl died after a wall collapsed on her during a powerful earthquake on Sunday, Vincent Fernandez, the mayor of Matanao town in the so...
10:28, 2019-12-15

Magnitude 6.8 quake strikes Philippines: USGS A powerful quake of magnitude 6.8 struck near Mindanao in the Philippines on Thursday just two days after a magnitude 6.7 struck nearby and killed at...
02:52, 2019-10-31

Imelda Marcos rises again in the Philippines — through her son Bongbong The little boy, dressed all in white, stood ramrod-straight atop a low table. “Dear friends, ladies and gentlemen, I am Bongbong Marcos,” he proclaim...
19:08, 2019-11-09

Philippines typhoon brings Christmas Day misery People stranded in evacuation centres and at ports as Typhoon Phanfone passes over string of islandsTyphoon Phanfone has pummelled the central Philip...
06:16, 2019-12-25

3 dead after typhoon Kammuri hits the Philippines A typhoon struck the Philippines on Tuesday, killing at least three people, disrupting air travel and forcing government offices and schools to shut....
13:36, 2019-12-03

Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years Authorities have confirmed at least one case of polio in a 3-year-old girl in southern Lanao del Sur province and detected the polio virus in sewage ...
20:32, 2019-09-19

New species of human discovered in a cave in the Philippines An analysis of ancient bones has revealed a previously unknown human species named Homo luzonensis that lived in the Philippines 50,000 years ago...
20:56, 2019-04-11

New York’s No. 2 tax cheat is former aide to ex-first lady of Philippines The one-time aide to former Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos has been named New York state’s No. 2 most delinquent taxpayer, public records show....
02:20, 2020-01-16

Typhoon Phanfone kills several on Christmas in Philippines The Asian country, which has over 7,000 islands, is prone to typhoons. Winds have reached almost 200 kilometers per hour (125 miles per hour) as the ...
05:24, 2019-12-26

Philippines' top diplomat calls for cut to 'Abominable' over China map The foreign minister of the Philippines called on Wednesday for a cut to a scene in DreamWorks' animated film "Abominable" that shows China's unilate...
13:00, 2019-10-16

Philippines withdraws top diplomats from Canada over trash row The Philippines is withdrawing top diplomats from Canada after Ottawa missed a deadline to take back 69 shipping containers full of trash, the latest...
06:40, 2019-05-16

Philippines weighs re-use of controversial dengue vaccine The Philippines is considering re-introducing a dengue vaccine whose use it halted because of links to the deaths of several children, as authorities...
16:04, 2019-08-02

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone churns towards Indian northeast coast India has evacuated more than 200,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
10:36, 2019-05-02

64,000 flee ground offensive on Syria's Kurds as Turks say they have killed 277 militants Turkish ground forces led by 1,000 members of Syrian Arab militias have begun occupying several towns and villages inside the Turkish-Syrian ­border ...
12:44, 2019-10-11

Turkish jet company says rogue employee helped Carlos Ghosn flee Japan A Turkish jet company has filed a criminal complaint against a rogue employee whom it accused of aiding ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn’s escape fr...
16:16, 2020-01-03

Gran Canaria wildfire burns huge expanse and forces 1,000 to flee homes A huge wildfire raging in Gran Canaria has burnt through more 2,000 acres of land and forced 1,000 residents to flee their homes....
16:36, 2019-08-11

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone menaces India's east coast India has evacuated more than 300,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
15:16, 2019-05-02

Flee! French police forced to close Paris station after flea invasion Working conditions have become ‘intolerable, says police union, calling for the station to be completely fumigatedA police station in north-eastern P...
04:56, 2019-05-06

Video Shows Mateen Cleaves's Accuser Struggling To Flee His Motel Room Former Michigan State men’s basketball player Mateen Cleaves was acquitted on Tuesday of four sexual assault charges stemming from an incident with a...
01:08, 2019-08-25

Bali earthquake: Holidaymakers flee in terror as 6.1 magnitude quake rocks island A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit Bali today, shaking hotels and sending holidaymakers fleeing in fear....
09:04, 2019-07-16

Good Samaritan Helps Scared Drivers Flee Raging California Wildfire “They had no idea what was going on,” he told Inside Edition. “You could see the fear on their face.”...
21:44, 2019-10-29

Students flee a mass shooter in powerful back-to-school ‘survival’ video A devastating PSA from the Sandy Hook Promise aims to highlight the signs of a potential mass shooter in the United States....
22:04, 2019-09-18

Carlos Ghosn's network of influence made it 'easy to flee' Japan, say prosecutors The businessman should have been kept in jail, prosecutors claim, because he had ‘financial power and foreign bases’Carlos Ghosn should have been kep...
07:28, 2020-01-05

Driver suffers life-threatening injuries after attempting to flee traffic stop TUCSON— One person has been taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after Pima County Sheriff's Office says they attempted to flee a tra...
18:32, 2019-12-08

Harvey Weinstein posts new bond to ensure he won't flee sexual assault trial Harvey Weinstein agreed to post additional security to ensure he will not flee a criminal sexual assault case brought by New York prosecutors, who ha...
17:32, 2019-12-11

Terrified residents flee homes as crazed gang of 400 monkeys raid village Monkeys from the Indian village of Narasapuram have been terrorising residents, raiding homes and stealing food, leading to many being forced to flee...
19:00, 2020-01-14

Video: Visitors Flee Beach As Severe Storm Sends Debris Flying Francesco di Giandomenico, a local postman, captured sunbathers and holidaymakers fleeing from Tortoreto beach on Italy's Adriatic coast on Tuesday....
10:40, 2019-07-11

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone churns toward Indian northeast coast India has evacuated more than 300,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
14:16, 2019-05-02

'Betrayal leaves a bitter taste': spurned Kurds flee Turkish onslaught As they seek safety away from Turkish shells, Syrian Kurds burn with anger at Donald Trump’s betrayal Waiting at a roadside depot, Hussein Rammo, a s...
13:56, 2019-10-11

Harvey Weinstein posts new bond as pledge he won't flee sexual assault trial Harvey Weinstein posted additional security on Wednesday as a pledge that he will not flee a criminal sexual assault case brought by New York prosecu...
20:12, 2019-12-11

Digital health start-up once worth $1.5 billion is racing to keep lights on as investors flee Proteus Digital Health has struggled to find a market for its digestable sensors and wearable patches, leaving the company desperate for cash....
18:24, 2019-12-08

Huge Mud-Spurting Geyser Appears In Garden, Forces Family To Flee Home A woman thought she was experiencing an earthquake when a huge bubbling mud pool appeared in her backyard in Rotorua, New Zealand....
12:04, 2019-07-02

Atlanta mall shooting: 'Two gunmen open fire' as shoppers flee in 'stampede' A shooting took place at Cumberland Mall in Atlanta, Georgia at around lunchtime this afternoon and sparked a stampede as shoppers fled for their liv...
21:24, 2019-12-14

Philippines normalizing Canada relations after garbage dispute There is no word yet on a return to Canada of the Philippine ambassador or consuls general, who were withdrawn until Canada took back a big load of g...
20:56, 2019-06-06

Unique and Unsettling: The Hanging Coffins of Sagada, Philippines The Igorots are an indigenous tribe living in Sagada, Luzon Island, Philippines. The Igorots practice unique funerary customs, in which the dead are ...
18:48, 2020-01-16

Strong quake causes damage, injuries in southern Philippines A powerful earthquake struck near the Philippine city of Davao on Sunday, damaging buildings and causing several injuries, officials said, the latest...
10:28, 2019-12-15

Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 strikes near Davao, Philippines: EMSC An earthquake of 6.7 magnitude struck 58 kilometers (36 miles) southwest of Davao in southern Philippines on Tuesday, according to the European-Medit...
03:32, 2019-10-29

Philippines overflows with millions of mangoes as El Niño take effect Agriculture department sets up stalls around Manila in bid to get rid of fruit before it rots The Philippines is struggling under the weight of a swe...
08:24, 2019-06-10

Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte says he has autoimmune disease Rodrigo Duterte disclosed he suffers from myasthenia gravis, a year after suggesting he may have cancerPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte has discl...
07:28, 2019-10-07

Strong quake in Philippines kills at least two, injures dozens An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 sent people scrambling on Tuesday as it shook buildings and disrupted power supply in the central area of the Philippi...
08:52, 2019-10-29

Death toll in southern Philippines earthquake rises to seven The death toll from a strong earthquake in the southern Philippines has risen to seven, disaster and police officials said on Tuesday, as aftershocks...
13:12, 2019-10-29

The Philippines' Janjep Carlos crowned Mr Gay World 2019 41-year-old Janjep Carlos from the Philippines competed against 21 delegates from around the globe, ultimately securing the title of Mr Gay World 201...
07:40, 2019-05-05

Look: Philippines breaks record for most people in a Nativity scene A city in Philippines captured a festive Guinness World Record when 2,101 people donned costumes to participate in a Nativity scene....
16:56, 2019-12-26

The Catholic rebels resisting the Philippines’ deadly war on drugs President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent crackdown has left 20,000 dead, and in a devout country, he has repeatedly hurled insults at bishops, the pope – ...
08:00, 2019-07-18

US Marines teamed up with the Philippines and Japan for a 'Warrior of the Sea' exercise US Marine Corps/Staff Sgt. Donald Holbert US Marines and sailors teamed up with Phillippine marines and Japanese Self-Defense Force personnel for Exe...
21:40, 2019-10-22

Earthquake of 6.4 magnitude strikes central Philippines: USGS An earthquake of 6.4 magnitude struck the central Philippines on Monday, the U.S Geological Survey said....
11:56, 2019-04-22

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp Are Reportedly Down Across U.S., Europe and the Philippines Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are down. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were not loading as of early Sunday mornin...
15:44, 2019-04-14

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes in southern Philippines, 25 injured An earthquake of 5.5 magnitude struck northern Mindanao in the south of the Philippines early on Saturday, injuring 25 people and causing damage to s...
12:40, 2019-07-13

Philippines: Abu Sayyaf chief likely plotted suicide attacks JOLO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says an Abu Sayyaf commander aligned with the Islamic State group most likely plotted the suicide atta...
10:08, 2019-06-29

UN approves probe of mass killings in Philippines’ ‘war on drugs’ The first-ever resolution on the Philippines, led by Iceland, was adopted by a vote of 18 countries in favour and 14 against, including China, with 1...
05:36, 2019-07-12

Homo luzonensis: New human species found in Philippines There's a new addition to the family tree: an extinct species of human that's been found in the Philippines....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Philippines, no Pacific tsunami expected An earthquake measuring a revised magnitude 6.4 struck 69 km north northwest of General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines on Wednesday, the United States...
14:24, 2019-10-16

Philippines bans pig imports from Laos due to swine fever: WTO The Philippines has banned imports of pigs and pig products from Laos due to an African swine fever outbreak, it said in a filing published by the Wo...
12:48, 2019-07-02

Strong quake in Philippines sends people scrambling A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck central Mindanao in the southern Philippines on Wednesday, opening cracks in some buildings, sending residents runn...
15:56, 2019-10-16

Strong quake in Philippines kills one, injures dozens A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the southern Philippines on Wednesday, killing at least one child and injuring more than two dozen other people....
17:20, 2019-10-16

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes central Philippines: USGS A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the central Philippines on Monday, the U.S Geological Survey (USGS) said, and a Reuters witness said office buildin...
12:12, 2019-04-22

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes Philippines, several dead - media A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Philippines main island of Luzon on Monday and several people were killed in collapsed buildings, media reporte...
15:08, 2019-04-22

Philippines evacuates around 200,000 people in face of Typhoon Kammuri Typhoon Kammuri, the 20th typhoon to hit the country this year, weakened slightly and moved slowly across central parts of the archipelago during the...
03:00, 2019-12-03

Deadly twin quakes strike northern Philippines At least eight people have been killed in back-to-back earthquakes near a remote Philippines island group. Terrified residents have gathered outside ...
08:52, 2019-07-27

Typhoon Phanfone: at least 28 killed in Philippines after Christmas storm Toll could rise as internet and mobile phone networks are still cut off in some badly damaged areasA typhoon that ripped across central Philippines o...
04:52, 2019-12-27

Australian judge sentences extremist for Philippines plot MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The ringleader of a plot to take six extremists from Australia in a motor boat to the southern Philippines to overthrow t...
12:52, 2019-05-03

Typhoon hits Philippines, disrupting travel, work A typhoon struck the Philippines on Tuesday bringing heavy rains and prompting preemptive halts in air travel, schools and government offices, with s...
02:52, 2019-12-03

Philippines Confirms Second Polio Case After Announcing Outbreak (MANILA, Philippines) — Philippine health officials on Friday confirmed a second case of polio in a 5-year-old child a day after declaring the ...
17:36, 2019-09-20

Earthquake of 6.5 magnitude strikes in south Philippines: USGS An earthquake of 6.5 magnitude struck the island of Samar in the Philippines on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said....
08:28, 2019-04-23

GM golden rice gets landmark safety approval in the Philippines The Philippines is the first country with a serious vitamin A deficiency problem to approve genetically modified golden rice as safe for humans and a...
17:52, 2019-12-31

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces The Philippines is preparing to vaccinate millions of children against polio to halt an outbreak of a disease it believed to have been eradicated two...
08:40, 2019-09-20

Philippines' Duterte says to sail garbage back to Canada Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte berated Canada on Tuesday in a longrunning dispute over waste exported to the Southeast Asia nation, threatenin...
10:20, 2019-04-24

Philippines' Duterte hits Canada on exported garbage Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte berated Canada on Tuesday in a longrunning dispute over waste exported to the Southeast Asia nation, threatenin...
07:24, 2019-04-24

Philippines' Duterte pestered again as gecko stalls speech Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte just keeps getting bugged during his public speeches....
04:20, 2019-09-20

Amnesty urges UN to investigate Philippines drug killings As Philippine President Duterte's war on drugs rages on, Amnesty International is calling for a UN investigation. At least 6,000 have been killed by ...
09:32, 2019-07-08

Philippines reports more African swine fever outbreaks The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on Monday said it has detected more African swine fever outbreaks in the country, such as in a village in ...
14:36, 2019-09-23

Philippines ships 69 containers of rubbish back to Canada Container ship M/V Bavaria, with tonnes of garbage on board, has left Subic Bay on a 20-day journey to VancouverThe Philippines has made good on a th...
04:32, 2019-05-31

7,127 perform folk dance in Philippines for Guinness record A province in the Philippines captured a Guinness World Record when 7,127 people crowded a street to perform a traditional folk dance....
18:44, 2019-11-01

Canada waste returns home after Philippines' war threat More than 60 containers full of garbage have returned to the western shores of Canada after being stranded for years in the Philippines. The incident...
21:56, 2019-06-29

Boat capsizes in the Philippines, leaves 7 dead and 14 injured KALIBO, Philippines — The Philippines coast guard said seven rowers drowned and 14 others were rescued when their dragon boat overturned Wednesday af...
13:41, 2019-09-25

Typhoon kills three in Philippines, hundreds of flights halted A typhoon struck the Philippines on Tuesday, killing at least three people, disrupting air travel and forcing government offices and schools to shut....
13:28, 2019-12-03

Philippines massacre: Masterminds of Maguindanao killings convicted A court in the Philippines has convicted key suspects on 57 counts of murder in the country's worst political killing that took place 10 years ago. T...
05:44, 2019-12-19

Philippines sends tonnes of rubbish back to Canada The Philippines says the rubbish was falsely labelled as plastic recycling when it was sent in 2014....
10:44, 2019-05-31

Philippines' Duterte warms to idea of banning plastics Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has proposed banning plastic, his spokesman said on Thursday, which could provide the impetus needed for the Con...
12:36, 2019-11-07

Philippines election: Duterte allies on course for senate victories Loyalists including police chief behind drug war and Marcos’s daughter will hand populist more powerThe architect of Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal campaig...
10:48, 2019-05-14

Owners present pets to Philippines priest for blessing Elaborately dressed cats and dogs and even a palm-sized sugar glider were among the animals blessed outside a Philippine mall on Sunday in celebratio...
17:56, 2019-10-06

Strong quake in southern Philippines kills one, injures several A strong earthquake struck near the Philippine city of Davao on Sunday, killing a child, damaging buildings and causing several injuries, officials s...
13:20, 2019-12-15

Death toll rises in southern Philippines earthquake A major earthquake hit the southern Philippines, killing at least five people and damaging buildings already weakened by deadly tremors in October. R...
09:00, 2019-12-16

Canada needs to ban garbage exports, advocates say following Philippines dispute The spotlight on the global shipping of garbage grew bright in recent weeks as the diplomatic fight over garbage between Canada and the Philippines g...
01:00, 2019-06-01

Elderly British man, wife abducted from their Philippines resort An elderly British man and his wife were abducted from their Philippine resort by at least four armed men, who dragged the couple into motorboats and...
06:04, 2019-10-06

‘On the President’s Orders’ Review: Police Unleashed on the Philippines In roundabout fashion, a documentary examines the sources of the wave of extrajudicial killings under President Rodrigo Duterte....
13:20, 2019-10-03

Philippines recalls envoys in Canada over trash shipments MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine foreign secretary says the ambassador and consuls in Canada are being recalled over Ottawa’s failure ...
06:56, 2019-05-16

Philippines ships trash back to Canada after heated row Tons of garbage exported from Canada to the Philippines years ago is being sent back to its source. This comes as several Asian countries rebel again...
08:52, 2019-05-31

Colorado school shooting: 18-year-old shot dead lunged at attackers allowing others to flee The only person to die in an attack at a Colorado high school was an 18-year-old who lunged at the two shooters, allowing others to flee....
22:48, 2019-05-08

Mormons flee Mexico after mums and kids ‘shot point-blank’ by cartel sadists Members of the polygamous community are making the journey to the US following the brutal massacre that horrified people across the globe...
02:08, 2019-11-11

Armed thieves dressed as police flee with gold after sophisticated heist at Sao Paulo airport Eight armed men dressed as police officers carried out a sophisticated heist at Sao Paulo's main international airport.     ...
18:24, 2019-07-26

‘Biggest migrant flow in history’ Warning 8 million Venezuelans will flee country by 2020 A TOTAL of eight million Venezuelan citizens – nearly a third of the whole country – are forecast to leave by the end of next year....
13:48, 2019-06-29

100K flee as Turks hit Kurdish zones in Syria; White House threatens sanctions Turkey ramped up its air and artillery strikes against the Kurds in northeast Syria Friday — forcing 100,000 people to flee the battle, as the White ...
04:32, 2019-10-12

Toronto Raptors NBA championship parade shooting: Two gunned down as fans flee in dramatic scenes Two people have been seriously injured in a shooting as millions of fans were celebrating at a Toronto Raptors victory parade in Canada....
23:16, 2019-06-17

Drastic deterioration in security across Burkina Faso as 70,000 flee their homes in past two months, UN warns The landlocked West African country of Burkina Faso is facing “unprecedented” displacement, triggered by armed groups and intercommunal clashes, and ...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Typhoon Phanfone: At least 16 dead in the Philippines with death toll set to rise The cyclone struck late on Christmas Eve and has devastated the mostly Catholic country amid holiday celebrations, with winds of up to 118mph and fla...
09:36, 2019-12-26

Philippines man allegedly beheaded woman, ate brains as topping on rice A Philippines man was busted for allegedly beheading a woman then eating her brains as a topping on his meal, according to a report. Lloyd Bagtong, 2...
18:04, 2019-12-05

Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise The Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials dete...
08:56, 2019-08-19

One killed as typhoon hits Philippines, hundreds of flights halted A typhoon struck the Philippines on Tuesday, killing one man and bringing heavy rains that prompted suspension of air travel and government offices i...
08:04, 2019-12-03

Philippines declares first African swine fever outbreak near Manila Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, th...
09:32, 2019-09-09

MH370 hijackers 'knocked out passengers with laced tea' and flew to Philippines EXCLUSIVE Aviation expert Ismail Hammad has given an insight into the final moments of the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight and its 239 passengers and...
17:40, 2020-01-12

Philippines hunts for survivors after quake levels trade building Rescue teams in the southern Philippines searched for signs of life on Monday in a collapsed shopping center after a powerful earthquake that killed ...
04:00, 2019-12-16

Hotel collapses after magnitude 6.5 quake hits southern Philippines An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck central Mindanao in the southern Philippines, causing at least one hotel on the island to collapse, a di...
04:28, 2019-10-31

Woman Arrested In Philippines For Wearing Tiny String Bikini A Taiwanese tourist was arrested and fined for wearing a bikini deemed too revealing to a beach in Philippines....
12:52, 2019-10-15

Former Philippines police chief and drug war enforcer to be charged with corruption Justice department says 13 other police officers will also be charged with corruption and drug offencesThe former chief police enforcer of Philippine...
04:44, 2020-01-17

US woman held in Philippines after airport staff find baby in her bag An American woman is in custody in the Philippines after she allegedly tried to fly out of the country with a baby in her hand luggage, local authori...
16:52, 2019-09-04

Magnitude 6.8 quake strikes west of Davao, Philippines: USGS An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck on Tuesday 37 km (23 miles) west of the city of Davao, Philippines, at a depth of 22 km, the United Stat...
02:52, 2019-10-31

Tired of being trashed, Philippines ready to dump garbage in Canada Philippine's president has given Canada two options for garbage sent to the Philippines years ago: Take it back or watch it wash up on Canadian shore...
15:36, 2019-05-22

'Help pours in': Some stranded passengers on Guam now in Philippines after volcanic eruption Passengers stranded on Guam since Sunday because of a volcanic eruption in the Philippines arrived in Manila as early as Tuesday morning.   ...
17:44, 2020-01-14

American charged with human trafficking after trying to carry baby out of Philippines in a bag Jennifer Erin Talbot arrested at Manila airport after hiding six-day-old baby in a sling bagA US woman who attempted to carry a six-day-old baby out ...
01:08, 2019-09-06

Philippines slams sinking of boat by suspected China vessel MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense secretary says an anchored Filipino fishing boat has sunk in the disputed South China Sea after bei...
14:00, 2019-06-12

Ohio woman arrested with baby hidden in bag at Philippines airport Officials say Jennifer Erin Talbot, from Ohio, was intercepted at the boarding gate by airline personnel.       ...
19:00, 2019-09-05

Boy snatched from boat by crocodile and eaten in front of siblings in Philippines A ten-year-old boy has died after he was eaten alive by a crocodile in front of his siblings....
09:40, 2019-08-16

Philippines: mid-terms clear way for Duterte to reinstate death penalty Allies of strongman president score victories in elections, leaving the Senate at his mercyRodrigo Duterte has won a sweeping victory in mid-term ele...
17:44, 2019-05-22

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces in 2 children The Philippines recorded its second case of polio on Friday, as it prepared to vaccinate millions of children against a disease it believed to have b...
13:08, 2019-09-20

Death toll reaches 28 as Philippines recovers from Christmas typhoon The death toll from a Christmas typhoon that tore through the central Philippines rose to 28 on Friday, with 12 people missing, the disaster agency s...
04:44, 2019-12-27

Iranian beauty queen pleads for asylum in Philippines: ‘They will kill me’ An Iranian beauty queen is pleading for asylum in the Philippines as she fights extradition to her native country — fearing she’ll be exe...
05:32, 2019-10-23

Eight killed, dozens feared trapped after earthquake hits Philippines At least eight people were killed when a magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck the Philippines' main island of Luzon on Monday and officials feared dozens ...
19:08, 2019-04-22

Philippines culls 7,000 pigs in outbreak of African swine fever Infected pigs found in two towns near capital Manila, as country becomes latest to be hit by diseaseThe Philippines has reported its first cases of A...
10:16, 2019-09-09

What’s causing lightning during the Philippines eruption? Experts explain the phenomenon Experts say the volcanic lightning in Manila began when water interacted with magma in an explosive fragmentation of hot rock under Lake Taal....
01:36, 2020-01-14

Former Miss Iran stranded in Philippines airport pleads for asylum Bahareh Zare Bahari says she is being sought for praising critic of Tehran regimeA former Miss Iran has spent a week in a Philippines airport as she ...
09:40, 2019-10-25

National alert in Philippines as dengue victim count soars Authorities in the Philippines say dengue cases have risen by more than 80% since last year. Early detection of the disease can dramatically reduce f...
14:52, 2019-07-15

Canada to pay full cost of bringing garbage home from Philippines Canada has agreed to pay the full cost of bringing 69 garbage-laden shipping containers back across the Pacific Ocean to Vancouver - but it remains u...
20:52, 2019-05-07

Strong earthquake shakes southern Philippines, damage reported A powerful earthquake struck near the Philippines city of Davao on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, the latest tremor to strike the southern ...
09:44, 2019-12-15

UN rights body launches probe into Philippines drug war deaths The UN Human Rights Council will investigate extrajudicial killings in the Philippines. At least 6,000 people have been killed by police in the war o...
23:28, 2019-07-11

Philippines' Duterte to visit Beijing amid China sea tensions Philippine President Duterte is once again visiting China, this time to discuss contentious issues like the territorial row over the South China Sea....
19:44, 2019-08-27

Philippines sends trash back to Canada after Duterte escalates row The Philippines has started returning dozens of shipping containers full of trash to Canada after a long-running row over waste exports that has test...
06:04, 2019-05-31

Dissent unwelcome in the Philippines: Vice President Leni Robredo Vice President Leni Robredo discusses her opposition to President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs and how their allegiance to different political part...
14:08, 2019-10-07

Canada will accept garbage containers wrongly sent to Philippines, says Manila Canada has agreed to take back 69 containers of garbage that were wrongly sent to the Philippines and will pay for their transport, Manila said on Tu...
00:28, 2019-05-08

Philippines' war on drugs fuels attacks on land defenders – report Study shows martial law in an island territory is also being used as pretext for violencePresident Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs and declaration of ...
13:12, 2019-09-27

Philippines grants asylum to Iranian woman held in airport Bahareh Zare Bahari was subject of Interpol arrest warrant after criticising regimeThe Philippine government has granted asylum to an Iranian former ...
14:16, 2019-11-08

A crystal clear lake in the Philippines is a popular diving spot Barracuda Lake, aka Luluyuan Lake, is a popular diving spot on Coron Island in the Philippines. It's famous for its thermocline, which is a steep tem...
19:32, 2019-11-28

US Marines teamed up with the Philippines and Japan to practice hitting the beach US Marines, Philippine marines, and members of the Japanese Self-Defense Force took part in exercise KAMANDAG 3 in the Philippines this month. Two we...
17:48, 2019-10-16

Eleven dead, 300 treated after drinking coconut wine in Philippines At least 11 people have been killed and more than 300 treated in hospital after drinking coconut wine in the Philippines, including some who were cel...
16:16, 2019-12-23

'War on drugs' makes Philippines fourth most dangerous country – report Duterte’s violent anti-drugs operations are responsible for 75% of civilian deaths this yearPresident Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of a “war on drug...
13:00, 2019-07-09

Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte hurt in motorcycle accident President injures hip after falling off his vehicle as he reached for his shoe, aides sayRodrigo Duterte, the 74-year-old president of the Philippine...
11:44, 2019-10-17

'The odour of burning wakes us': inside the Philippines' Plastic City In Valenzuela City, residents blame recycling plants for pungent smells and respiratory illnessesAs noon approaches in Valenzuela City and residents ...
03:04, 2019-07-08

Philippines detects African swine fever infections in two more provinces The highly contagious and deadly African swine fever virus has spread to two more provinces in the Philippines, the world's 10th-largest pork consume...
10:36, 2019-10-18

Nearly a dozen dead, hundreds sickened by holiday wine in the Philippines At least 11 people have died and more than 300 hospitalized from drinking a festive coconut wine in the Philippines, authorities said Monday. The poi...
16:16, 2019-12-23

Strong earthquake strikes southern Philippines, no tsunami expected A powerful earthquake struck near the Philippines city of Davao on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, the latest tremor to strike the southern ...
08:56, 2019-12-15

Philippines midterm elections boost Rodrigo Duterte's power Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's allies appear to have scored sweeping victories in the country's midterm elections. The results signal broad p...
13:44, 2019-05-14

Cargo ship arrives in Philippines to return Canadian trash SUBIC, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says a cargo ship has arrived in a northern port to pick up and return 69 containers of Canadian garb...
15:32, 2019-05-30

Vancouver facility prepares for arrival of years-old trash from Philippines While Canadians begin celebrating the country's 152nd birthday this weekend, workers in Vancouver will be burning piles of years-old garbage....
02:24, 2019-06-29

Philippines Declares Polio Outbreak After 19 Years Free of the Disease The country’s health secretary said that government scientists had confirmed one case in the southern province of Lanao del Sur and were looking at a...
12:44, 2019-09-19

Strong earthquake hits Philippines, no Pacific tsunami expected An earthquake measuring a revised magnitude 6.4 struck central Mindanao in the south of the Philippines on Wednesday, sending residents running from ...
15:20, 2019-10-16

Corruption scandals plague Philippines' Southeast Asian Games Reports about faulty preparations, coordination mishaps and photos of unfinished facilities for the Southeast Asian Games have raised questions about...
17:36, 2019-12-03

Philippines president calls on Trump to park US Navy outside China Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte wants President Trump to park the Navy's Seventh Fleet on China's doorstep in response to ongoing tensions in ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Slave to sachets: How poverty worsens the plastics crisis in the Philippines Armed with gloves, rubber boots and a rake, "Mangrove Warrior" Willer Gualva, 68, comes to Freedom Island in the Philippines almost every day to stop...
09:52, 2019-09-03

Philippines targets Oxfam, other rights groups, as 'communist fronts' The Philippine government has tagged international humanitarian organizations and religious groups as "communist fronts" in what activists say is a s...
16:04, 2019-11-29

Philippines: Isis claims bombing that killed five on Jolo island Officials say local affiliate Abu Sayyaf was likely behind blast that targeted elite army unit Five people including three soldiers were killed in a ...
15:24, 2019-06-29

National alert in Philippines as dengue victim count sours Authorities in the Philippines say dengue cases have risen by more than 80% since last year. Early detection of the disease can dramatically reduce f...
13:44, 2019-07-15

Ship carrying waste arrives back in Canada from the Philippines A ship carrying 69 containers of waste mislabeled as plastic recyclables returned to Canada on Saturday from the Philippines, closing a chapter on a...
20:24, 2019-06-29

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes northern Mindanao, Philippines - USGS An earthquake measured at a verified magnitude of 5.8 struck northern Mindanao in the Philippines archipelago early on Saturday local time, the U.S. ...
00:24, 2019-07-13

Cyclone slams Indian temple town after a million people flee east coast homes A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, bringing down trees and power lines and "extensively" damaging the tourist town of Puri, but there w...
11:04, 2019-05-03

Cyclone slams Indian temple town after a million people flee east cost homes A cyclone barrelled into eastern India on Friday, bringing down trees and power lines and "extensively" damaging the tourist town of Puri, but there ...
10:24, 2019-05-03

Australian navy ship reaches bushfire-hit Mallacoota as tourists flee vast stretch of coast The HMAS Choules arrived with relief supplies for thousands of residents and tourists who had been stranded since New Year's Eve. Tourists have been ...
05:52, 2020-01-02

Typhoon Hagibis: At least two killed as horror winds batter Japan with six million told to flee their homes Typhoon Hagibis has killed at least two people while millions of residents have been told to evacuate their homes as horror winds battered Japan....
21:20, 2019-10-12

Doorbell camera shows thief flee woman’s home with pricey French bulldog puppy (KPRC) It was supposed to be a quick transaction between a man claiming to be an interested buyer and an owner of a French bulldog puppy. The man sho...
07:48, 2019-09-10

The wife of a US diplomat suspected of killing a UK teen in a car crash claimed diplomatic immunity to flee the country Sky News A 42-year-old American woman is believed to have fatally hit a British teenager with a car while driving near a Royal Air Force station in E...
12:32, 2019-10-07

Philippines president Duterte goes on bizarre anti Iceland rant over drugs war OUTSPOKEN Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed his anger at a UN resolution to investigate his ‘war on drugs.’...
18:40, 2019-07-14

Dead pigs in Philippines test positive for African swine fever Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, th...
07:48, 2019-09-09

Philippines libel trial of journalist critical of Rodrigo Duterte begins Maria Ressa faces prison term if convicted under criminal cyberlibel lawMaria Ressa: everything you need to know about the Rappler editor A libel tri...
15:32, 2019-07-23

Philippines clan members found guilty in horrific 2009 massacre MANILA, Philippines — A Philippine court on Thursday found key members of a powerful political clan guilty of a 2009 massacre in a southern province ...
17:52, 2019-12-19

Philippines voters back Duterte and his drug war as he closes in on midterms victory Unofficial results show president’s allies have won nine key upper house seats, traditionally a bulwark against his controversial policiesPhilippine ...
03:00, 2019-05-14

The Philippines is shipping back Canada’s heaping garbage. What’s Ottawa going to do with the trash? A cargo ship has arrived in a northern port in the Philippines, and is ready to return a massive pile of rotting garbage to Canada — 1,500 tonnes to ...
00:16, 2019-05-31