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

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Philippines: news

UN appeal over Philippine floods

Wednesday, October 7th 2009, 7:06

The UN appeals for aid to the typhoon-hit Philippines, while Manila plans to import rice to make up for shortages.
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Storm batters north Philippines

Sunday, October 4th 2009, 11:46

Typhoon Parma kills at least 15 in the northern Philippines, sparing the flood-hit capital, but could return.
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Toll from Typhoon Ketsana climbs

Thursday, October 1st 2009, 4:27
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

The Vietnamese death toll from Typhoon Ketsana jumps to 85, as a new storm heads toward the Philippines.
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Typhoon Ketsana blasts Cambodia

Wednesday, September 30th 2009, 4:10
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia, Vietnam Vietnam

After killing hundreds and displacing hundreds of thousands in the Philippines and Vietnam, Typhoon Ketsana hits Cambodia.
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Philippine flood death toll rises

Tuesday, September 29th 2009, 13:11

Deaths after severe Philippines flooding hit 246, as the presidential palace is opened to provide food and shelter.
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Diverse fish reduce coral disease

Tuesday, September 29th 2009, 11:48

Coral reefs where lots of different fish species swim are healthier than overfished ones, scientists show in the Philippines.
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'Overwhelmed'

Tuesday, September 29th 2009, 11:43

Devastating Philippine floods set rescuers stiff test
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US soldiers killed in Philippines

Tuesday, September 29th 2009, 6:08
related countries: United States United States

Two US soldiers and one Filipino are killed by a landmine explosion in the southern Philippines, an army spokesman says.
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Philippine floods test rescuers

Monday, September 28th 2009, 10:33

Rescuers are being overwhelmed by the scale of floods in the Philippines that are estimated to have killed 140 people.
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Philippines battles flood chaos

Sunday, September 27th 2009, 11:32

Rescue efforts mount in the Philippines after floods kill at least 73 people and drive 250,000 from their homes.
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Dozens dead in Philippine floods

Saturday, September 26th 2009, 17:17
related places: Manila

At least 50 people are killed and thousands more are evacuated as floods bring havoc to the Philippines, officials say.
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In pictures

Saturday, September 26th 2009, 14:23

Rain and floods cause havoc in the Philippines
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Philippines 'captures top rebel'

Wednesday, September 23rd 2009, 6:15

Philippine rebels deny an army claim that a top leader has been captured, as peace talks with Muslim separatists falter.
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Aquino son to run for president

Wednesday, September 9th 2009, 4:01

The son of Philippine ex-President Cory Aquino and assassinated senator Benigno Aquino decides to run for president.
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Philippine miracle survivor found

Tuesday, September 8th 2009, 3:49

A housewife has survived almost 30 hours drifting in high seas after a ferry carrying almost 1,000 people sank.
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Dozens missing from sunken ferry

Sunday, September 6th 2009, 22:08

Philippine authorities search for about 30 people missing after a passenger ferry sank in the middle of the night.
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In pictures

Sunday, September 6th 2009, 15:34

Hundreds saved after Philippines shipwreck
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Philippines ferry passengers rescued

Sunday, September 6th 2009, 15:26

A passenger ferry sinks off the Philippines killing at least nine people, but 930 have been rescued, coastguards say.
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More Philippine terror arrests

Tuesday, September 1st 2009, 7:21

Philippine police announce a new terror arrest a week after catching the head of the militant Rajah Solaiman Movement.
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Philippines clashes leave 43 dead

Thursday, August 13th 2009, 9:14

At least 23 soldiers and 20 militants are killed in clashes in the southern Philippines, an army commander says.
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Thousands attend Aquino funeral

Wednesday, August 5th 2009, 7:03
related places: Aquino, Manila

Tens of thousands of mourners gather in the Philippines' capital Manila for the funeral of former President Corazon Aquino.
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Filipinos pay respects to Aquino

Sunday, August 2nd 2009, 4:14
related places: Aquino

Hundreds gather to pay their respects to former Philippine President Corazon Aquino, who died on Saturday.
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Philippines mourns Corazon Aquino

Saturday, August 1st 2009, 7:25

The Philippines declares 10 days' mourning for ex-President Aquino, whose "people power" revolution toppled Ferdinand Marcos.
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Philippine ex-leader Aquino dies

Saturday, August 1st 2009, 4:51
related places: Aquino

Philippines ex-President Corazon Aquino, who led the "people power" revolution against Ferdinand Marcos, dies at 76.
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Arroyo denies plan to extend term

Monday, July 27th 2009, 12:58

Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo denies planning to extend her time in office beyond next year.
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Filipinos killed in Afghan crash

Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 9:01
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The Philippines says that 10 of its nationals died in a helicopter crash at a military base in Afghanistan on Sunday.
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Italian released in Philippines

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 20:22
related countries: Italy Italy

An Italian Red Cross worker is freed in the Philippines after being held hostage for nearly six months, officials say.
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Ebola virus found in Philippines pigs

Friday, July 10th 2009, 10:14

A form of Ebola virus has been detected in pigs for the first time, raising concerns it could mutate and pose a new risk to humans.
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