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Philippines raises volcano alert level as eruptions spew ash
14 Jan 2018
Residents and tourists evacuated near Philippines' Mayon volcano after eruptions.
Tropical storm Tembin triggers fierce floods and landslides, killing 200 in Philippines
24 Dec 2017
Tropical storm Tembin triggers fierce floods and landslides, killing 200 in Philippines.
Landslides kill dozens in storm-hit Philippine province, local officials say
18 Dec 2017
At least 26 people are dead and several missing in an island province in central Philippines after tropical storm Kai-tak brought heavy rains that triggered landslides, local authorities and media say.
Philippinos protest ahead of Donald Trump visit
11 Nov 2017
Hundreds of left-wing activists protest against Donald Trump's visit to the Philippines.
Fierce firefight as Philippines' toughest urban war down to last building
22 Oct 2017
Troops in the Philippines were locked in an intense battle on Sunday with a pro-Islamic State alliance as the army seeks to declare an end to the country's internal security crisis.
North Korea missile tests expected to take centre stage as ASEAN Foreign Ministers meeting kicks off
5 Aug 2017
ASEAN Foreign ministers have opened a regional meeting in the Philippines capital, stressing the need for partnership. But with North Korea in attendance, its recent missile tests are likely to dominate discussions.
Philippines military aims to end battle before end of Ramadan
21 Jun 2017
Philippines troops launch a fresh offensive in the southern city of Marawi against Islamist militants, aiming to wrap up the fighting before the end of Ramadan.
U.S. joins battle as Philippines takes losses in besieged city
10 Jun 2017
The Philippines army says US special forces are helping them to retake the southern city of Marawi from IS-linked militants.
Mother recounts son's death after fleeing war-torn Marawi
9 Jun 2017
Emmalyn Macababayao lost her one-year-old son after he suffered dehydration as they fled from conflict-torn Marawi in the southern Philippines.
Philippine soldiers battle militants in southern city
27 May 2017
Philippines security forces battle Islamist gunmen in a southern Philippine city, as the reported death toll from four days of clashes climbs to several dozen.
Hundreds flee as Filipino troops battle militants
26 May 2017
The Philippines mobilises attack helicopters and special forces to drive Islamic State-linked rebels from the besieged city of Marawi, as hundreds of residents flee.
Philippines bus crash kills at least 24 - local media
19 Apr 2017
A bus crash in a northern mountain range of the Philippines kills at least 24 people, local media report.