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Philippine youth losing faith in political system
Philippine youth, who make up more than half of their country's population, are generally anti-establishment. Their failure to make an impact on the mid-term polls raises many questions about the future of the country.
Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips
5 Jun 2018
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked a woman to kiss him on the lips in exchange for a book during an official visit to South Korea.
Philippines' Duterte makes rape joke for martial law troops
27 May 2017
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte joked Friday that soldiers could rape up to three women, as he reassured them of his full support under his newly imposed regional martial law.
Body of beheaded German hostage found: Philippines
5 Mar 2017
The Philippine military says it had recovered the body of an elderly German hostage who was beheaded by Islamic militants last week.
Philippine’s sea trade routes face growing piracy problem
4 Mar 2017
Zamboanga City, Philippine - Armed groups are being blamed for an increase in piracy activities on the southern Philippine border and the government is being urged to curb lawlessness.