Associated Press in Manila

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Dowry feud: Villager in southern Philippines kills father-in-law,  children after wife abandons him
Protesters in Manila denounce China’s ‘bullying’ in South China Sea

Some 100 Filipinos carrying mock missiles marched to the Chinese embassy in Manila on Thursday to protest against actions they call “bullying” in the South China Sea.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Some 100 Filipinos carrying mock missiles marched to the Chinese embassy in Manila on Thursday to protest against actions they call “bullying” in the South China Sea.

Protesters in Manila denounce China’s ‘bullying’ in South China Sea
Philippines arrests 42 Taiwanese and two mainland Chinese suspects in alleged online bank scam

Forty-two Taiwanese and two mainland Chinese suspects have been arrested in the Philippines over a sophisticated internet scam targeting compatriots back home, police said yesterday.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Forty-two Taiwanese and two mainland Chinese suspects have been arrested in the Philippines over a sophisticated internet scam targeting compatriots back home, police said yesterday.

Philippines arrests 42 Taiwanese and two mainland Chinese suspects in alleged online bank scam
Abu Sayyaf militants abduct 2 workers in Philippines
Philippine police tighten security amid bomb scare
Gunmen kill son of Filipino anti-mining activist
Criminal complaints filed against Filipino rebels
Nearly 300 Filipinos fleeing Syria fly back home
Manila urged to deport 300 Taiwanese in detention
Philippines plans to end long insurgency
Manila to repay China loan for stalled railway
Filipino troops free kidnapped Chinese in clash
Unique tombs found in Philippines
Philippines to question priest over ivory trade
China unveils maritime co-operation fund with Asean
Muslim rebels in Philippines kill 3 men in ambush
Media groups, Filipinos protest tough cyber law

Media groups and Filipinos stepped up calls for repealing a tough new law that targets cybercrime but activists fear will be used to suppress online freedoms in the Southeast Asian nation.

3 Oct 2012 - 5:33PM

Media groups and Filipinos stepped up calls for repealing a tough new law that targets cybercrime but activists fear will be used to suppress online freedoms in the Southeast Asian nation.

Media groups, Filipinos protest tough cyber law
Australian yacht designer killed in Philippines
Philippines confirms 58th victim in 2009 massacre
Ex-Philippine president runs for mayor of Manila

Ousted Philippine President Joseph Estrada is running for mayor of Manila in midterm elections that are dominated by political dynasties, celebrities and the rich and powerful.

2 Oct 2012 - 1:52PM

Ousted Philippine President Joseph Estrada is running for mayor of Manila in midterm elections that are dominated by political dynasties, celebrities and the rich and powerful.

Ex-Philippine president runs for mayor of Manila
Australian yacht designer killed in Philippines
10 dead in road collision in northern Philippines
Philippines, Muslim rebels agree on landmark peace pact
Al-Qaeda-linked militants free two Filipino hostages

Gunmen from the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf Islamist group freed two Filipino members of a Jordanian TV crew who they kidnapped last year as they set out to interview the extremists.

4 Feb 2013 - 2:38AM

Gunmen from the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf Islamist group freed two Filipino members of a Jordanian TV crew who they kidnapped last year as they set out to interview the extremists.

Al-Qaeda-linked militants free two Filipino hostages
Tropical storm in Philippines leaves 6 dead, 9 missing
Philippines court suspends controversial cybercrime law

The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended implementation of the country’s anti-cybercrime law while it decides whether certain provisions violate civil liberties.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended implementation of the country’s anti-cybercrime law while it decides whether certain provisions violate civil liberties.

Philippines court suspends controversial cybercrime law
Filipino rebels won’t stop bid to free hostages
Ex-Philippine leader Gloria Arroyo pleads not guilty to plunder
Hostage mayor freed in Philippines
Philippines gunmen help Chinese defendants escape