The three boats were buffeted by strong winds and big waves triggered by monsoon rains affected main Luzon island, Western Visayas region.
05 Aug 2019 10:48 AM
The country's most recent deadly quake occurred in April when at least 11 people were killed in a 6.3-magnitude temblor.
13 Jul 2019 10:58 AM
The health ministry said 261 well-wishers had been rushed to nine hospitals after eating food that had been prepared for 2,500 people.
03 Jul 2019 6:11 PM
Emergency rooms in the city's Pasig area were inundated with patients vomiting and suffering from diarrhoea and dizziness.
03 Jul 2019 5:17 PM
Duterte went on to say that he was 'cured' after meeting current partner Honeylet Avancena.
03 Jun 2019 12:22 PM
Duterte has moved to have truckloads of garbage that Filipino officials say were illegally shipped to the Philippines years ago.
23 May 2019 10:08 AM
A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck the Philippines island of Luzon on Monday afternoon.
22 Apr 2019 3:36 PM
'French Spiderman' arrested after scaling Manila skyscraper.
30 Jan 2019 1:13 PM
The Philippines' wealthiest man Henry Sy died on Saturday, his conglomerate has announced.
19 Jan 2019 1:51 PM
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Subhash Chandra Garg would meet ADB president, where he would push for increasing the ADB's lending commitment to India.
03 May 2018 7:27 PM
Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg will represent India at the meet.
02 May 2018 1:03 PM
The Philippines called Kuwait’s decision 'deeply disturbing,' saying it 'reneged' on an earlier agreement to work together.
29 Apr 2018 7:26 PM
Manila is one of 16 cities making up Metro Manila. Nearby cities were helping put out the blaze, Manila’s fire department said.
19 Mar 2018 8:45 AM