Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Philippines

We have started to collect the most important news related to Philippines in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Philippines – overview

Philippines: news

Philippine storm toll passes 300

Thursday, December 6th 2012, 6:22

More than 300 die and hundreds are missing after Typhoon Bopha cut a swathe of devastation across the southern Philippines, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Philippines typhoon toll rises

Wednesday, December 5th 2012, 15:19

The death toll from a powerful storm battering the southern Philippines has risen to about 200, as rescue teams head for affected areas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Typhoon death toll rises rapidly

Wednesday, December 5th 2012, 10:44

The death toll from a powerful storm battering the southern Philippines has risen to about 200, as rescue teams head for affected areas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines typhoon toll rises

Wednesday, December 5th 2012, 10:30

The death toll from a powerful storm battering the southern Philippines rises to about 200, as rescue teams head for affected areas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Philippine typhoon death toll rises

Wednesday, December 5th 2012, 5:27

A powerful typhoon has battered the Philippines destroying homes, disrupting travel and cutting power lines.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines storm 'kills dozens'

Tuesday, December 4th 2012, 16:05

More than 40 people are reported killed as a powerful typhoon sweeps across the southern Philippines, forcing thousands to be evacuated.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Philippines hit by Typhoon Bopha

Tuesday, December 4th 2012, 15:22

More than 40,000 people have been moved into shelter as a powerful typhoon hits the southern Philippines.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Typhoon Bopha hits Philippines

Tuesday, December 4th 2012, 6:33

A powerful typhoon has struck the southern Philippines causing flooding and power cuts and forcing tens of thousands of people to leave their homes.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines reports robust growth

Wednesday, November 28th 2012, 4:39

The Philippines economy grows more than forecast in the third quarter, boosted by increased consumer and government spending and a recovery in exports.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Filipino flood fighters

Monday, November 19th 2012, 0:43

The science helping Philippines slum dwellers cope with monsoon
Read the full article » | View on the map »

The world's low-cost English teacher

Monday, November 12th 2012, 1:44

Philippines become the world's low-cost language teacher
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ex-Philippine president in court

Monday, October 29th 2012, 4:27

A Philippine court enters a not guilty plea for former President Gloria Arroyo, as she appears on charges of misusing state lottery funds.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Deadly storm batters Philippines

Saturday, October 27th 2012, 6:51

At least 24 people have been killed in flooding and landslides by tropical storm Son-Tinh in the Philippines, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippine politics - it's a family affair

Tuesday, October 23rd 2012, 23:18

A country where politics is a relative issue
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Will Philippine rebel deal bring peace?

Wednesday, October 17th 2012, 23:21

Hopes that Philippine rebel deal will bring peace
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Peace plan signed in Philippines

Monday, October 15th 2012, 10:33

The Philippines signs a framework peace plan with its largest Muslim rebel group aimed at paving the way for an end to a 40-year conflict.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Peace plan signed in Philippines

Monday, October 15th 2012, 10:31
related places: Mindanao

An agreement between the Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) provides for a new autonomous region on the southern island of Mindanao.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines cyber law suspended

Tuesday, October 9th 2012, 9:17

The Philippines' top court suspends a controversial law targeting cybercrime, following protests by critics who say it stifles free speech.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippine rebels in peace deal

Sunday, October 7th 2012, 9:01

The Philippine president announces a framework deal that he says can lead to "final and enduring" peace with the country's largest Muslim rebel group, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Philippine rebels agree peace deal

Sunday, October 7th 2012, 8:20

The Philippine president announces a framework peace deal with the country's largest Muslim rebel group, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ex-Philippine president arrested

Thursday, October 4th 2012, 11:51

Former Philippine President Gloria Arroyo is arrested in hospital on plunder charges for allegedly misusing state funds while in office.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippine cyber law takes effect

Wednesday, October 3rd 2012, 6:31

A controversial law targeting cybercrime in the Philippines comes into effect, fuelling online protests amid censorship fears.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines priest in ivory probe

Wednesday, September 26th 2012, 15:09

A priest in the Philippines is to be investigated over possible links to illegal trade in ivory, authorities say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Manila slum residents evicted

Thursday, September 20th 2012, 14:30
related places: Manila

One hundred families in a shanty town in eastern Manila, in the Philippines have been evicted to make way for a commercial development.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Law bans cybersex in Philippines

Thursday, September 20th 2012, 10:44

The Philippines outlaws cybersex and online sex video chat, as part of the new Cybercrime Prevention Act
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Making Philippine food more mainstream

Wednesday, September 12th 2012, 21:33

Philippines struggles to improve its culinary image
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Mystery' stick insect discovered

Tuesday, September 4th 2012, 3:04

A mysterious and bizarre multicoloured, smelly new species of stick insect is discovered in The Philippines.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Big quake strikes off Philippines

Friday, August 31st 2012, 16:20

A 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes off the Philippine island of Samar, causing tsunami evacuations and power cuts.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Philippines sees growth rate slow

Thursday, August 30th 2012, 4:11

The Philippines economic growth rate slowed in the second quarter as a fall in global demand hurts its exports and industrial output.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Funeral for Philippine minister

Tuesday, August 28th 2012, 7:49

The Philippines holds a state funeral for Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo, who died in a plane crash, after six days of national mourning.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 10/31

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS