11.6 C
London
Tuesday, July 5, 2022

TAG

Philippines

Late dictator’s son sworn in as president of the Philippines

<!-- -->Philippines: Ferdinand Marcos Jr succeeds the very popular Rodrigo Duterte.Manila: Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr hailed his dictator father's reign on Thursday after...

Ferdinand Marcos Jr. sworn in as Philippine President

The son of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos was sworn in as president on Thursday, completing a decades-long effort to restore the clan to...

‘Business as usual’ despite Philippine outlet Rappler’s shutdown order

Filipino journalist Maria Ressa's news company Rappler is continuing to work 'as usual', the Nobel Peace Prize laureate said on Wednesday, after being ordered...

The Filipino news website, co-founded by a Nobel laureate, has been ordered to shut down

<!-- -->The Filipino news site Rappler was co-founded by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa.Manila: A Filipino news site co-founded by Nobel Peace Prize...

Maria Ressa: Rappler news agency ordered to close by Philippine government

HONOLULU — Nobel Peace Prize laureate and journalist Maria Ressa said on Tuesday that the Philippine government has ordered the closure of her news...

Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, infamous for his murderous war on drugs, will end his term as president

Manila – Rodrigo Duterte, who steps down as Philippine president on Thursday, has gained international acclaim for his murderous war on drugs and his...

From pariah to president: Marcos Jr. takes charge of the Philippines

Manila – Ferdinand Marcos Jr., whose dictator father and namesake plundered and brutalized the Philippines, has come to the end of a decades-long campaign...

‘Deepest wreck ever located’: US Navy WWII ship found off Philippines

<!-- -->According to the US Navy file, the ship's crew "floated for 3 days waiting to be rescued".Manila, Philippines: A US Navy destroyer sunk...

Tourists flock to Southeast Asia – but robust recovery shows signs of cracking

After more than two years of lockdowns and border controls, Southeast Asia is finally experiencing some semblance of travel of yesteryear.Flights are steadily returning...

A rare megamouth shark washes up on a beach in the Philippines

<!-- -->Bigmouth sharks can live up to 15,000 feet below the ocean surface.An extremely rare megamouth shark has washed ashore near a coastal village...

Latest news