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01/15/18 10:30 AM PST
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said in a Jan. 11 speech he intends to fire a governmental chairman, generals and police in an anti-corruption crackdown.
01/15/18 10:26 AM PST
The fire sparked on Jan. 11 while a woman was cooking rice, quickly spreading to other homes in the neighborhood.
01/15/18 10:24 AM PST
Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano announced Jan. 12 that a government panel has been formed to look into a controversial new statue in Manila honoring "comfort women."
01/15/18 10:01 AM PST
Officers are cracking down on tourists who build sand castles without buying permits on the Philippine island of Boracay in Aklan province.
01/15/18 9:38 AM PST
CNN Philippines laid off at least 60 employees, the second round of layoffs since 2015.
01/12/18 10:45 AM PST
Forensic experts from the Philippine Public Attorney's Office have identified a total of five children who died after taking the Dengvaxia vaccine for dengue fever.
01/12/18 10:37 AM PST
Based on data from Pornhub released on Jan. 10, the Philippines again leads the world in the amount of time a visitor spends per visit: 13 minutes, 28 seconds.
01/12/18 10:19 AM PST
A Jan. 10 report by the International Chamber of Commerce's International Maritime Bureau says piracy and armed robbery against ships fell to the lowest level since 1995.
01/12/18 10:18 AM PST
Philippine Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said Jan. 10 the government will give ₱200 monthly cash grant to ten million poor families to help offset the effects of new taxes.
01/11/18 10:20 AM PST
Police in Cebu City say a college student faked her own abduction after the cash the school entrusted her with disappeared.
01/11/18 9:39 AM PST
Fifty-one-year-old Ramil dela Cruz died of a heart attack during this year's annual Feast of the Black Nazarene procession.
01/11/18 9:22 AM PST
The Philippines has some of the least punctual airlines in the world, according to a recent study.