Philippine troops rescue 2 Indonesian hostages on Sulu island

MANILA: Philippine soldiers have rescued two Indonesian … for a medical checkup. The Philippines military said five gunmen abducted … sowing terror in the southern Philippines since the early 1990s. ...

Almost 12,000 tickets to Bruno Mars’ Manila concert sold out

… Bernadette San Pedro Bayot, a Filipino who migrated to Hawaii. The … to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70 … Almost 12,000 tickets to...

Philippines: Govt pledges to assist citizens threatened with deportation by Trump policy

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte … Asean Economic Ministers in Manila, Philippines, on Sept 6, 2017 … assistance to Filipinos potentially deported because of President Donald … Philippines: There can...

Philippines: Duterte’s eldest son denies links to $125 million drug shipment

THE son of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday refuted … , told the Senate. “My presence here is for the Filipino people and … during a Senate hearing...

Philippines nabs most wanted Moro rebel

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines: The most wanted member of … Muslim state in the southern Philippines. It signed a peace deal … .  Under the current administration of President Rodrigo...

Ex-bank manager to face charges in Philippines for cyber heist, others cleared

MANILA, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Philippine prosecutors have recommended the filing … , and laundered it through the Philippine banking system and the casino … one billion Philippine pesos...

Senate cites Faeldon in contempt

… fail to attend anew the Senate investigation next Monday into the … absences during hearings of the Senate blue ribbon committee prompted panel … involved in smuggling activities....

Philippine president's sons grilled at inquiry over drugs, payoffs

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Philippine drug war instigator Duterte's sons grilled at Senate drug smuggling inquiry

The Philippine president's son and son-in-law … operating in Manila and elsewhere. They denied any wrongdoing. The president has … ; At the height of the Senate inquiry, Trillanes...

Filipino archbishop: Face opposition with a martyr's courage

… its fight against drugs. Since President Rodrigo Duterte took office in … ,500 killings attributed to the Philippines’ police force, according to Human … the streets. One of...

David Archuleta returns to Manila for performance in October

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Duterte's family grilled at Senate inquiry on drugs, payoffs

… son and son-in-law of the Philippine president, who has been accused of … operating in Manila and elsewhere. They denied any wrongdoing. The president has … ; At...

Duterte’s family grilled at Senate inquiry on drugs, payoffs

MANILA, Philippines — The son and son-in-law of the Philippine president, who has been accused … operating in Manila and elsewhere. They denied any wrongdoing. The president has …...

Philippine forex reserves at $81.51 bln at end-Aug

MANILA, Sept 7 (Reuters) – The Philippine central bank on Thursday released … Philippine forex reserves at .51 bln at end-Aug

Philippine president's son denies links to $125-mln drug shipment

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's son on Thursday told a Senate inquiry … the Senate. "My presence here is for the Filipino people and … decades before being elected...

Asean economic ministers kick off four-day meeting in Manila

Philippines ‘President Rodrigo Duterte links arms with … during a courtesy call in Manila September 6, 2017. — Reuters picMANILA … ” within the 10-nation bloc. The Philippines is...

Duterte's sons grilled at Senate inquiry on drugs, payoffs

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president's son and son-in-law … in Manila and elsewhere. The two denied any wrongdoing. The president has urged them to attend the televised...

Philippine president's son denies links to $125-million drug shipment

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's son on Thursday told a Senate inquiry … the Senate. "My presence here is for the Filipino people and … Philippine president's...

Two Indonesian hostages walk free in Philippines: army

… Islamist militants off the southern Philippines walked free on Thursday after … taken to the remote southern Philippine island of Jolo, a stronghold … checkpoint on Jolo shortly...

Philippine army says 2 Indonesian hostages rescued

… Marawi City, Philippines, on Monday. (Reuters photo) MANILA — Philippine soldiers rescued two … internal security threats for the Philippines, with one faction pursuing an … Philippine army...