Wednesday 23rd August, 2017

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Thousands demand end to killings in Dutertes drug war

Manila - Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of the Philippine capital ofManila to denounce President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, as they ...

Philippine Troops Rescue Vietnamese Hostage from IS-Backed Militants

A Vietnamese sailor held hostage by Abu Sayyaf militants for nine months in the southern Philippines has been rescued by government forces, the military said ...

Anger Simmers in Philippines Over Duterte's Drug War

MANILA - Mourners at the funeral of a Philippine man who police shot dead protested his innocence on Sunday, the latest sign of rising ...

Philippines' drug war draws more international criticism

MANILA, Philippines - Anger of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent war on drugs has boiled over - not just from outside the country, but also ...

Azarenka withdraws from US Open amid child custody dispute

Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the US Open on Monday because she was unable to resolve a custody dispute with her infant son's father.

DOH PopCom-13 set to hold family planning confab in Cebu City

BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 23(PIA) - The Department of Health (DOH), Commission on Population (PopCom) and the Forum for Family Planning and Development, Incorporated (Forum) are ...

First eco-camp to rise in Siargao Island

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Aug. 23 (PIA) - The rise of the first ever eco-camp in the Philippines was announced during the memorandum of ...

Cusi creates transition panel to manage PEMC WESM

BUTUAN CITY, Aug.23 (PIA) - Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso Cusi on ordered the creation of a transition committee for the interim management of ...

PCG strengthens ties with US Southeast Asian allies through SEACAT exercise

MANILA, Aug. 23(PIA) - The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) continues to strengthen ties with the United States and Southeast Asian counterparts and Navies through its ...

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Filipino Officials: Chinese Navy Stalked Philippine Area

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Two Filipino security officials say China has deployed its navy and coast guard ships in a cluster of uninhabited sandbars in the disputed South China Sea amid concerns that the

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