By Jeoffrey Maitem and Dennis Jay Santos
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte challenged the United States to send a naval fleet to the archipelago under a mutual defense treaty, amid pressure to.. Eurasia Review - Published
According to a report by Reuters, the Philippines has started returning dozens of shipping containers full of trash to Canada after a row over waste exports that has tested diplomatic ties amid threats..
According to CNN, Malaysia will return 450 tonnes of contaminated plastic waste to the countries that shipped it, in a refusal to become a dumping ground for the world's trash. Nine shipping containers..
The remains of an American soldier who died in a Japanese POW camp in 1942 were returned to Tucson, Arizona, on Tuesday, May 28. Sgt Cread E Shuey died in the Philippines on September 27, 1942, and his..
A former Philippine bar girl who stood to inherit her wealthy Australian lover's house has denied murdering him after he kicked her out of their Brisbane home. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Nearly 300,000 police officers and members of the armed forces have been deployed nationwide to prevent violence during the polls. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his aide were seen on live television swatting away a cockroach that had crawled up his shirt during a campaign rally speech. He joked that the opposition,.. SBS - Published
Human rights and farmers' groups condemned the killings of the men they said were farmers and called for an independent investigation. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
Maria Ressa, a journalist seen widely seen as a proxy for media freedom in the Philippines, has been arrested in Manila. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age •SBS
Maria Ressa had intended to write a story about Facebook taking down the abusive accounts. But Facebook didn't immediately act. The Age - Published Also reported by •Brisbane Times •Sydney Morning Herald
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa has been freed on bail, following an arrest that sparked international censure and allegations she is being targeted over her news site's criticism of President.. SBS - Published