The Philippines asks the United Nations to make protecting life at sea a priority after the collision this month between a Filipino fishing boat and a Chinese vessel in the South China Sea.
The boat on Sunday hit a Filipino craft anchored near Reed Bank causing it to sink and leaving 22 crewmen 'to the mercy of the elements'.
Thirteen people including a bride-to-be and two children are killed when the truck they were riding on after attending a traditional pre-wedding ceremony rolled over on a mountain road.
Manila is describing UN's call for an independent probe into Philippines alleged human rights violations on drug dealers and gangs as an interference in its affairs.
Sixty nine shipping containers of garbage are loaded onto a cargo vessel at Subic Bay heading for Canada.
Imelda is best known for leaving behind more than a thousand pairs of shoes when her family fled the Philippines after a revolution in 1986.
The Philippines has made several diplomatic protests to Canada since a 2016 court ruling that the garbage be returned.
Andrew Whiddett, 70, has been sentenced for more than three years in jail.
The results open a path for Duterte to bring back the death penalty and advance his project to re-write the constitution.
The steady sinking of coastal towns and islets in the northern Philippines has caused Manila Bay's brackish water to pour inland and displace thousands.
President Rodrigo Duterte remains popular in the Philippines and today's polls are expected to keep him in power.
The central bank lowered its inflation forecast for this year to 2.9% from 3%, while raising its 2020 projection slightly to 3.1%.
The cardboard is very important in the Philippines, it can be used as furniture or even shelter.
Despite its fast-growing economy, Filipino policymakers have to grapple with soaring inflation and raising its benchmark interest rates.
Last year's series of interest-rates increment in the Philippines will ease its monetary policy.
In January, Hanjin Philippines filed for court rehabilitation proceedings as it grappled with a slump in the global shipping and shipbuilding industry.
The garbage is among several festering issues that have soured ties between the two governments.
The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia and the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia will work on an action plan to help resolve the complex issue of statelessness in Sabah.
The earthquake hit near Tutubigan, which is hundreds of kilometres south of the quake that hit near Manila.
An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale has struck the Philippines island of Luzon.
Manila is working to meet its target of reducing the poverty rate to at least 14% by the end of President Rodrigo Duterte’s term in 2022.
Filipino flag-waving marchers chanted "China out" and brandished a banner saying "Defend our sovereign rights".
An Indonesian drowned while being hostage while Abu Sayyaf militants escaped from Simusa while a Malaysian is currently hospitalised in Besana.
Jan Abdullah was shot by his Abu Sayyaf captors while fleeing and was later found by the marines.