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  Philippines condemns, vows to help 'thwart' RapplerPhilippines condemns, vows to help 'thwart' ISISRappler“We reiterate that the Philippines condemns the war crimes and crimes against humanity being perpetrated by ISIS. As a responsible member of the international community, the Philippines will do its part in global efforts to thwart ISIS,” the ...Muslim rebels in Philippines vow allegiance to ISCCTVPhilippines, US monitor ISIS recruits: EnvoyGulf Todayall 12 news articles »
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 3:13 am
  FULL LIST: Miss World Philippines 2014 RapplerFULL LIST: Miss World Philippines 2014 candidatesRapplerMANILA, Philippines – The 26 official candidates for Miss World Philippines 2014 were formally presented to the media at the Eclipse Bar of Solaire Resort and Casino on Wednesday, September 17. This year's pageant is expected to be one of its best ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:35 am
  South China Sea Dispute Tests Philippines' Voice of AmericaSouth China Sea Dispute Tests Philippines' Ties With ChinaVoice of AmericaMANILA—. This week a huge trade show opens in Nanning, China, focusing on promoting ties between Southeast Asian countries and their largest trading partner, China. However, for the second year in a row, the Philippine president is not attending, ...
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 9:53 pm
  Thousands to be evacuated after 'critical' CNNThousands to be evacuated after 'critical' alert issued for Philippine volcanoCNN(CNN) -- Thousands of people are being evacuated from the area around an active volcano in the Philippines after the country's seismology agency issued an alert saying a hazardous eruption could happen "within weeks." Mount Mayon, which towers over ...Mayon Volcano Eruption Underway in the Philippines, Evacuations OrderedThe Weather ChannelLava Flows From Philippine Volcano; Thousands FleeABC NewsPhilippines volcano: Thousands flee as Mayon spews lavaBBC -The Guardianall 410 news articles »
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 4:21 am
  Philippines 'most dangerous place' for Philippine StarPhilippines 'most dangerous place' for KoreansPhilippine StarMANILA, Philippines — The Wall Street Journal dubbed the Philippines the "most dangerous place to be Korean" following reports that the country has most crimes targeting the foreign group. "When it comes to the perils of being a Korean overseas, the ...Most Dangerous Place to Be a Korean? The PhilippinesWall Street Journal (blog)all 6 news articles »
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 2:36 am


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  Thousands flee as lava flows fromMore lava has erupted from Mount Mayon, the Philippines' most active volcano, prompting officials to order thousands of villagers to move out of harm's way.
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 5:35 am
  Philippines condemns, vows to helpMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines condemned the extremist Islamic State (ISIS) on Wednesday, September 17, and vowed to help “thwart” it after two Filipinos reportedly died fighting for ISIS in Syria. “We reiterate that the Philippines condemns the war crimes and crimes against humanity being perpetrated by ISIS. As a ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 1:01 am
  Philippines climbs to world No. 31 in latest        MANILA, Philippines --- Gilas Pilipinas' gutsy showing in the 2014 Fiba World Cup had the country climbing three spots to No. 31 in the latest Fiba Rankings. The Philippines went just 1-4, with its only win coming at the expense of Senegal and, failed to advance into the second round of the tournament but gave its opponents a run for their money. Playing in its first appearance in the ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:47 am
  EU, Philippines back peaceful resolution ofThe Philippines and the European Union (EU) agree that territorial disputes in the South China Sea should be resolved through international arbitration
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 7:02 pm
  Teach for the Philippines: Teacher trainingMANILA, Philippines -- "One who dares to teach must never cease to learn," American librarian John Cotton Dana, once said. In order to learn, one must continuously expose himself to various things and experiences. Trying out new things not only entails learning, but also broadens one's perspective. Teachers, like other professionals, always benefit from continuous learning that helps them become ...
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 6:55 pm


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  Philippines says it will press US to pay forManila: The Philippines government vowed on Wednesday to continue seeking compensation from the United States for the damage caused by its navy ship to parts of a protected marine reserve. “We will continue our ongoing discussions with the US government ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:54 am
  IAB Report – Philippines InternationalPhilippines’s largest automobile show, the Philippines International Motor Show (PIMS), will open its doors tomorrow at the World Trade Center in Manila, Philippines. The four-day long show is organized by the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:52 am
  Lava Erupts From Mayon Volcano in theLava and other molten material flowed from the crater atop Mayon Volcano Wednesday, as volcanic activity ramped up at the Philippines' most active volcano. Activity increased fourfold from Tuesday to Wednesday, with 270 reports of lava and boulders spewing ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:07 am
  Philippines Absent In China's Expo, TiesThe Philippines is not attending China's trade show in Nanning citing tense disputes in the South China Sea this year, reports said. The event is aimed at promoting China's trade ties with Southeast Asian countries. It is the second year in a row that the ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 12:00 am
  Philippines has 13 billionaires; China hasSINGAPORE - Asia's billionaires led by Chinese tycoons enjoyed the fastest increase in their wealth this year compared to their peers in the rest of the world, a report said Wednesday. The combined wealth of Asia's billionaires grew 18.7 percent from last ...
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 11:41 pm


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2 top terror suspects survive PhilippineTwo al-Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf commanders, including one on the FBI's list of most-wanted terrorists, survived a Philippine military offensive that killed eight militants and led to the seizure of their jungle lair and bomb materials in the southern Philippines, the military said Tuesday.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:55 am
Boat filled with protected species hitsA Chinese boat that ran into a coral reef in the southwestern Philippines held evidence of even more environmental destruction inside: more than 10,000 kilograms (22,000 pounds) of meat from a protected species, the pangolin or scaly anteater.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:01 am
Terror suspect eyed in killing of FilipinoA Southeast Asian militant is suspected of leading an ambush that killed an army intelligence officer in the southern Philippines, Philippine military officials said Wednesday, highlighting the danger still posed by foreign militants who have been on the run from U.S.-backed counterterrorist offensives.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 4:29 am
Philippines charges crew of ship that rammedPhilippine authorities filed a poaching case and were preparing more charges against 12 detained Chinese fishermen who were aboard a vessel that ran aground in a protected coral reef.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:21 am
Filipino Catholics aim to show their powerFilipino Catholic groups launched a campaign Monday to try to muster millions of votes for senatorial candidates who opposed a controversial contraceptives law passed last year and prove that the church remains a force to be reckoned with in Asia's largest Catholic nation.
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 11:58 pm
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