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Death toll rises to three from Philippines earthquake

17 Oct 2019

MANILA At least three people were killed and dozens injured when a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the southern Philippines late on Wednesday, authorities said on Thursday.

Strong quake in Philippines kills one, injures dozens

16 Oct 2019

MANILA A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the southern Philippines on Wednesday, killing at least one child and injuring more than two dozen other people.

Rescuers race to find survivors after Philippine quake kills 16

23 Apr 2019

PORAC, Philippines Rescue teams in the Philippines searched for signs of life beneath the tangled debris from a collapsed four-storey commercial building on Tuesday after a strong earthquake shook the country's biggest island, killing at least 16 people. | Video

Boxing: Filipinos celebrate as Pacquiao KOs Argentinian champion, bags title

15 Jul 2018

MANILA Filipinos cheered on Sunday as they watched boxing hero Manny Pacquiao knock out Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in a WBA welterweight championship bout in Kuala Lumpur.

Filipinos celebrate as Pacquiao KOs Argentinian champion, bags title

15 Jul 2018

MANILA Filipinos cheered on Sunday as they watched boxing hero Manny Pacquiao knock out Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in a WBA welterweight championship bout in Kuala Lumpur.

Filipinos celebrate as Pacquiao KOs Argentinian champion, bags title

15 Jul 2018

MANILA Filipinos cheered on Sunday as they watched boxing hero Manny Pacquiao knock out Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in a WBA welterweight championship bout in Kuala Lumpur.

Fire dancers hope to keep flame alive during Boracay closure

20 Apr 2018

BORACAY, Philippines As night falls on the Philippine resort island of Boracay, beach-goers eat, drink and watch a troupe of fire dancers twirling flames and performing acrobatics.

Philippines' drug enforcement agents face heat now they running Duterte's war on drugs

28 Dec 2017

MANILA Carrying firearms and search warrants, and prepared for fierce resistance, about 30 Philippine anti-drugs agents pour out of three vans in a dramatic raid in one of the capital's illicit drugs hotbeds. | Video

Duterte's election campaign fizzing among thirsty Filipino voters

04 May 2016

MANILA Filipinos have scoffed and slurped to show their backing for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte ahead of next week's presidential elections.

Duterte's election campaign fizzing among thirsty Filipino voters

04 May 2016

MANILA Filipinos have scoffed and slurped to show their backing for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte ahead of next week's presidential elections.

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