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Trump: Many battle lie ahead, but first 100 days ‘productive’

Some of Trump’s animosity stemmed from the US media evaluating his 100-day record as meager and mixed.

01 May 2017 5:00 AM

Phillipines’ president Duterte says he can ‘eat’ terrorists caught alive by his troops

He ordered troops to kill fleeing Muslim militants behind a foiled attack in the central resort province of Bohol.

24 Apr 2017 8:01 AM

Russian ships dock as Duterte changes course

The schedule includes activities with the flagship vessel of the Russian Pacific fleet, plus a Russian concert in a park.

21 Apr 2017 1:56 AM

King of controversy tops Time poll

Mr Modi had been named among the magazine’s probable contenders in last year’s Time 100 list also.

18 Apr 2017 2:38 AM

Philippine President Duterte wins TIME 100 Reader Poll

Closely following Duterte were Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, Pope Francis, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg.

17 Apr 2017 4:33 PM


Philippines' Duterte calls European critics 'crazies'

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have said that Rodrigo Duterte may be overseeing crimes against humanity.

20 Mar 2017 2:59 PM

Philippines' Duterte says 'brutal' war on drugs to go on

Rights groups say many of the deaths were assassinations of drugs users with police complicity.

19 Mar 2017 9:15 PM

Philippine lawmaker seeks to impeach Rodrigo Duterte

The bid faces an uphill battle because President Duterte's allies hold an overwhelming majority in Congress.

16 Mar 2017 10:19 AM

UN drugs board slams killings in Philippines

Since June, police have reported killing more than 2,550 people while more than 4,000 others have died in unexplained circumstances.

02 Mar 2017 5:54 PM

Philippines' De Lima: from high-flying lawyer to rights crusader

Lima was arrested on drug trafficking charges she insisted were manufactured to silence her opposition to Duterte's anti-crime crackdown.

24 Feb 2017 9:51 AM


Duterte defends drugs war, rejects advice of 'idiot' ex-Colombia president

The former Colombian president Cesar Gaviria warned Duterte that a security-centred approach do more harm than good.

08 Feb 2017 6:43 PM

Philippine troops kill 15 Islamic State supporters

Philippine forces dropped bombs and fired shells at rebel positions in the mountains of Lanao del Sur in a bid to flush out Hapilon.

29 Jan 2017 3:24 PM

Drug war deaths haunt Rodrigo Duterte

Kin of slain Filipinos file petition in court, ask cops to disclose proof of victims’ drug links.

27 Jan 2017 4:42 AM

Rodrigo Duterte rebukes priests after Pope blessing

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Philippines had no immediate comment.

20 Jan 2017 1:51 AM

Bomb captors and captives, says Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines President calls loss of civilian lives in such attacks collateral damage.

16 Jan 2017 6:57 AM


Duterte orders troops to bomb militants, says hostage deaths 'collateral damage'

He gave the orders in a bid to stop a wave of kidnappings at sea.

15 Jan 2017 8:57 AM

Abe gets a feel of Duterte’s spartan existence

Abe and Duterte also attended a ceremony to name an endangered Philippine eagle Sakura.

14 Jan 2017 5:45 AM

Rodrigo Duterte says ally Russia can dock for anything

Mr Duterte has thrown the future of Philippines-US relations into question with outbursts against the US.

07 Jan 2017 2:17 AM

Philippines' President Duterte says his cousins might be with ISIS

Strap: Duterte said his cousins had earlier been members of Islamist groups such as Moro Islamic Liberation Front.

04 Jan 2017 10:38 AM

2016 Fear vs Hope: India still struggles with its China plan

The world’s most populous country is looking to increase its share of the planet’s resources and political influence.

01 Jan 2017 12:15 AM