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More than 100 injured in fire at Philippines factory complex

February 02, 2017 11:22 am

The fire apparently started in a section where a machine used to manufacture house insulation materials overheated, he said.

Philippines defence minister says China arms on islands worrying

January 17, 2017 3:21 pm

"The actions of China in militarising those disputed features are very troubling," Delfin Lorenzana said in a statement.

Philippine: President Duterte orders troops to blast militants and their hostages

January 15, 2017 8:36 am

Duterte has previously stated that he had told his Indonesian and Malaysian counterparts their forces can blast away as they pursue militants

Won't help US patrols in South China Sea: Philippines

December 08, 2016 3:59 pm

Philippines' did this to avoid antagonising China with whom its mending ties.

Citing differences with President Duterte, Philippine Vice President quits Cabinet

December 05, 2016 10:13 am

In the Philippines, Presidents and Vice Presidents are separately elected and often come from rival political parties, like Duterte and Robredo.

Philippines: Nude students, activists protest dictator's burial

November 25, 2016 4:13 pm

More than 1,000 activists turned out in a main rally dubbed the "Black Friday" protest despite rainy weather at Manila's seaside Rizal park, where they carried Marcos' effigy in a mock coffin.

Philippines: President Duterte's anti-US rhetoric not enough for communist rebels

November 24, 2016 5:43 pm

The guerrillas have also found themselves in a dilemma due to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's moves they find reprehensible, including the killings of large number of poor drug users.

Philippines: Abu Sayyaf militants kill Canadian hostage Robert Hall

June 14, 2016 7:32 am

This is the second execution of a Canadian hostage by the to be the second execution of a Canadian hostage by the militant group Abu Sayyaf in the same area in recent months.

Philippines ignoring proposal over maritime talks: China

June 08, 2016 8:16 am

China says that it is open to hold bilateral talks with Manila to discuss South-China sea disputes

'Shoot drug dealers who resist arrest,' says Philippine president-elect

June 05, 2016 2:25 pm

Rodrigo Duterte told a huge crowd celebrating his presidential victory late Saturday in the southern city of Davao, that Filipinos who would help him in the bloody war against criminality would be rewarded.

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Typhoon Koppu leaves 2 dead in Philippines, 16,000 villagers displaced

October 19, 2015 5:31 pm

Typhoon Koppu weakened after blowing ashore with fierce winds in northeastern Philippines on Sunday, leaving at least 2 dead, displacing 16,000 villagers and knocking out power in provinces.

Philippines flood: Typhoon Chan-Hom brings heavy rains to Manila

July 08, 2015 4:11 pm

Typhoon Chan-Hom passing over the northeastern waters of the Philippines heading to northern Taiwan has enhanced the seasonal monsoon, dumping heavy rains over the capital, Manila, and the northern provinces.

29th anniversary of the People Power revolution in Philippines

February 26, 2015 12:54 pm

The protesters were calling for the resignation of Aquino for his alleged role in the botched police operation.

One billion rising- A call to end violence against women

February 13, 2015 3:24 pm

Students and nuns wearing purple ribbons on their wrists, danced raising awareness through the campaign.

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News in Numbers: Skilled migration from India to US

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

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News in Numbers: Skilled migration from India to US

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

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Japanese carmaker Nissan showcases future technology

January 21, 2016 3:32 pm

Yokohama/Los Angles, Jan 21 (ANI): Japanese carmaker Nissan recently invited 59 journalists, bloggers and car club members from six countries in Asia and Oceania. As part of the Nissan 360 Asia and Oceania event, the guests visited the global headquarters of Nissan in Yokohama city. Participants from Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, New Zealand and Australia joined together to experience what Nissan is all about. Starting from the Nismo Festival held at Fuji racetrack, where 35,000 Nissan race fans congregated at the foot of Mt Fuji. Nissan 360 event is aimed for the participants to get know and experience a wide perspective about the Nissan brand. The event's theme is "Discover Nissan" - Guests experienced firsthand new and future product and technology through the six-day-long program. Participants experienced Nissan heritage tours at the memorial cabinet in Japan's Zama city. The Nissan 360 event program has been designed to understand Nissan from all destinations - its past, present and future. Participants also received the state-of-the-art technology introduction in Nissan Advanced Technology Development Center. The test ride was the showcase of Nissan's latest and greatest vehicles for both road and track use as well as concept models that will soon hit the roads. The Nissan 360 event has received a very favorable reception from the participants. Nissan will to continue the event to communicate and promote to the motor fans.

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