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Philippines

Philippines typhoon Mangkhut toll hits 81, expected to rise

Mangkhut swamped farm fields in nation's agricultural north and smashed houses when it tore through with violent winds and heavy rains.

19 Sep 2018 1:25 PM

Philippines typhoon: Search on for victims, death toll rises to 74

Hundreds of rescuers used shovels and their bare hands on Tuesday to sift through a landslide in Itogon where dozens are feared dead.

18 Sep 2018 2:13 PM

Typhoon Mangkhut: 25 killed in Philippines, storm moves towards China

The storm left key agricultural areas on Luzon island underwater as fierce winds uprooted trees and rains unleashed dozens of landslides.

16 Sep 2018 9:20 AM

Typhoon Mangkhut brings heavy rain, winds, officials warn millions in Philippines

Mangkhut, called the strongest typhoon this year, blew down trees, tore off roofs and knocked out power when it made landfall on Luzon.

15 Sep 2018 10:20 AM

Bomb, hidden under motorcycle, kills 2, wounds 37 in Philippines

The explosion occurred in front of a clothing stall along a highway in Isulan in Sultan Kudarat province, where a festival was taking place.

29 Aug 2018 1:15 PM

Boeing skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

A Xiamen Air aircraft with 165 people on board veered off an airport runway in Philippines capital shortly before midnight on Thursday.

17 Aug 2018 1:24 PM

Boy, 11, dubbed ‘Popeye’ after mystery condition gives him huge biceps

Young Daniel Salvame dreams of being a bodybuilder and martial arts pro so he can prove the bullies wrong.

03 Aug 2018 2:23 PM

ADB maintains 2018, 2019 GDP growth forecasts for developing Asia

Asian Development Outlook kept its 2018 and 2019 economic growth estimates for the region at 6.0 per cent and 5.9 per cent

19 Jul 2018 9:56 AM

Go to hell: Philippines President tells UN human rights expert

Citing dismissal of Chief Justice of Supreme Court, the UN human rights expert said Philippines' judicial independence was under threat.

03 Jun 2018 5:40 PM

India can double its economy in 10 years: Asian Development Bank

The Indian economy is forecast to grow at 6.6 per cent in the 2017-18 fiscal ended March 31.

06 May 2018 12:01 PM