• Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
    Philippines liberates rice market
    THE PHILIPPINES' Rice Tariffication Bill has been signed into law by President Duterte amid opposition from farmer groups and consistent prodding from economic managers and business organisations.
  • Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:00
    Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray returns to PH early
    MANILA, Philippines — Miss Universe 2018 titleholder Catriona Gray returned to the Philippines days before her planned homecoming celebration.
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  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31
    Palace tells Maria Ressa: You’re abusing your power as journalist
    MANILA, Philippines — Embattled Rappler Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maria Ressa is “weaponizing” the issue on freedom of expression against the government, Malacañang said on Friday.
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  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:39
    Latest : Philippines frees on bail Duterte critic journalist Ressa
    Philippine journalist Maria Ressa was freed on bail on Thursday following an arrest that sparked international censure and allegations she is being targeted over her news site's criticism of President Rodrigo Duterte. 
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  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    Rappler’s Maria Ressa arrested for cyber libel
    MANILA, Philippines — Rappler’s Chief Executive Officer Maria Ressa was arrested inside her news agency’s headquarters in Pasig City on Wednesday over a cyber libel case.
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  • Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
    The mystery of the missing president
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte once again made a disappearing act last week, vanishing from public view for several days after attending a movie premiere on Tuesday, then skipping a peace summit in Palo, Leyte.
  • Thu, 07 Feb 2019 18:46
    Philippines hit by deadly measles outbreak
    A growing measles outbreak in the Philippines killed at least 25 people last month, officials said Thursday, putting some of the blame on mistrust stoked by a scare over an anti-dengue fever vaccine.
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  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 14:21
    Doubts raised over claims Indonesians behind Jolo bombings
    Analysts have raised doubts over claims made by a senior Philippine government official that an Indonesian couple was behind the church bombings in the southern Philippines, citing a lack of evidence. 
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  • Sat, 02 Feb 2019 16:29
    MRT-3 passenger arrested for bomb joke in Philippines
    MANILA, Philippines — A passenger was arrested after dropping a bomb joke at the Metro Rail Transit-3’s (MRT-3) Guadalupe station in Makati City Friday morning.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 14:26
    Grenade attack kills two at southern Philippines mosque
    Manila - A grenade attack on a mosque in the troubled southern Philippines killed two people early Wednesday, authorities said, just days after a deadly Catholic cathedral bombing and a vote backing Muslim self-rule in the region.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:46
     Philippines cathedral bombing sparks peace process worries
    Manila - The Islamic State-claimed bombing of a Catholic cathedral that killed 20 in the Philippines' restive south put fresh pressure Monday on peace efforts aimed at ending decades of separatist violence.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:50
    Pope in Panama strongly condemns Philippine church bombing
    Malacanan Palace on Sunday meanwhile vowed to “pursue to the ends of the earth” the perpetrators of twin bombings that killed 25 people and injured 111 others.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:36
    Islamic State group claims Philippines church bombing: SITE
    Manila - The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a double bomb attack on a Catholic church on a southern Philippine island that killed at least 18 people, according to the SITE Intelligence Group which monitors jihadist activities.
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  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 13:31
    Latest : Jolo twin blasts death toll reaches 20, with 81 others injured
    OLO, Sulu — The death toll in two explosions that hit a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, Sulu on Sunday reached at least 20, with 81 others reported injured, police said. Read more: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1078076/jolo-sulu-blast-bombing-death-toll-injured-news#ixzz5dnolfHzn Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Philippines must push for clarity in US defence treaty
    Is it still relevant to our security? Maybe not,” Philippines Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said at a press conference last month, revealing his plans to review the 1951 Philippine-US Mutual Defence Treaty (MDT).
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