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40 million Filipinos have no access to potable water: Government

40 million Filipinos have no a...

MANILA — At least 40 million people in the Philippines have no access to fresh or potable water, the Presidential Communications Office (PCO) said on...

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Philippines confirms 2 nationals killed in Houthi missile attack

Philippines confirms 2 nationa...

MANILA — The Philippine government on Thursday confirmed the death of two seafarers in a recent missile strike by Houthi militants on a cargo ship...

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Six killed in millitary, NPA rebels clash in Philippines

Six killed in millitary, NPA r...

MANILA — Six people — a police officer and five suspected NPA rebels — were killed in a clash in Bohol province in Philippines on...

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Philippines becomes first Asian country to ratify ILO convention

Philippines becomes first Asia...

MANILA, FEB 23 (IANS) — The Philippines has become the first Asian country to ratify a convention to end workplace violence and harassment, the International...

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4 killed as deadly explosion rocks Philippines university

4 killed as deadly explosion r...

MANILA — At least four persons were killed and 50 others injured in an explosion while people gathered for a Catholic mass inside a gym...

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Philippines: Earthquake death toll rises to eight

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MANILA — The death toll from the 6.8-magnitude earthquake that rocked the Philippines rose to eight, the Philippines’ disaster agency said on Sunday. The number...

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Massive 7.2-magnitude quake rocks Philippines

Massive 7.2-magnitude quake ro...

MANILA — A massive earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale jolted southern Philippines on Friday, with no immediate reports of damages or injuries. According...

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Super typhoon Saola affects nearly 200,000 in Philippines

Super typhoon Saola affects ne...

MANILA — Super typhoon Saola has triggered floods and landslides in seven regions of the Philippines, affecting nearly 200,000 people, the government said on Wednesday....

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11 missing after tugboat capsizes in Philippines

11 missing after tugboat capsi...

According to the Coast Guard (PCG) on Thursday said that at least 11 people were missing after a tugboat capsized off Cagayan province. MANILA —...

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Women’s Football World Cup: Philippines shock New Zealand, Colombia down South Korea

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SYDNEY— Debutants the Philippines stunned co-hosts New Zealand 1-0 to secure their first FIFA Women’s World Cup victory, while Colombia defeated South Korea 2-0 on...

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