US says open to patrols with Philippines in waters disputed with China

By Karen Lema MANILA: The United States is open to the possibility of joint...

Church calls on massive Philippine crowd to spread gospel

Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Myanmar was delivering a homily at the closing mass after a we...

Philippine airport cop held for smuggling rare animals

A file picture of an airport police officer guiding a sniffing dog outside the Ninoy Aquino...

Ceiling collapse at Philippines' biggest airport injures passenger

Departure hall of Terminal 3 of Manila Airport    Manila: Part of a cei...

Japan's Akihito in Philippines to honour WWII dead

Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are visiting the Philippines until January 30 ...

Heroine's welcome home for Philippines' Miss Universe

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach waves to the crowds during her visit at the city ha...

China warns Filipinos against second trip to Spratlys

    BEIJING:  China’s Foreign Ministry urged the Philipp...

Philippines plans tracking system for civilian flights over disputed sea

Chinese civilian aircraft lands at newly-constructed runway on Fiery Cross Reef. REUTERS ...

Philippines urges patrols with U.S. amid sea dispute with China

  Filipino protestors stage a picket against the legality of the Enhanced Defense...

Philippines files protest against China's test flights in disputed sea

File photo for representation only.   MANILA: The Philippines has filed a pr...

Philippine Supreme Court upholds US military accord: Spokesman

Supreme Court, Manila   Manila: The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday...

Two dead, hundreds hurt in Philippines religious festival

  Two people died and hundreds were injured during a huge religious festiva...

Philippine parliament scraps budget for contraceptives

File photo taken in August 2012 shows people rallying for the passage of a bill providing g...

Nine dead as Philippine troops clash with kidnappers

Philippine soldiers wave as they head to the mountains on the island of Jolo, southern Phil...

Two killed in Philippine extremist attack

Armoured personnel carrier (APC) parked in Kauran, Ampatuan in the southern Philippines pro...

Filipino protesters land on disputed island in South China Sea

A Filipino soldier patrols at the shore of Pagasa island (Thitu Island) in the Spratly grou...

Breakaway Muslim rebels kill nine people in southern Philippines

  MANILA: A breakaway Muslim rebel group killed nine civilians in the ...

Storms in Philippines uproot 1.7 mln people, destroy 40,000 homes

A baby boy sits on makeshift flotation device made from a wheel interior inside a flooded h...

Philippine president signs 2016 national budget

File photo of Philippine President Benigno Aquino as he inspects troops duri...

Philippines vows stronger military to back South China Sea claim

South China Sea Isles   By Pedro Uchi CLARK FIELD, Philippines: Philippin...

Week-long assault captures extremist camp, claims 29 lives: Philippines

File photo of heavily armed Philippine soldiers in a forested area of Basilan island ...