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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

Philippine ferry sinking kills 39

Tuesday, November 4th 2008, 12:41

A ferry overturns in strong winds in the central Philippines, leaving at least 39 people dead, police say.
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Philippines angry at Enfield show

Tuesday, October 7th 2008, 12:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Enfield, London

The Philippine embassy in London complains over a sketch featuring a Filipina maid in Harry Enfield's BBC show.
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Philippine miners survive floods

Tuesday, September 30th 2008, 6:37

Six miners trapped in a Philippine mine shaft when it flooded last week, are brought out alive.
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Philippines fighting 'kills 16'

Thursday, September 25th 2008, 7:58

The Philippines military says it has killed at least 16 Muslim guerillas in renewed fighting in the south of the country.
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Three die in Philippine typhoon

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 6:18
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Typhoon Hagupit has left three dead in the Philippines and 13 trapped in a mine, and is now heading towards Hong Kong.
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Mindanao fighting

Monday, September 8th 2008, 5:48

Have peace talks in the Philippines collapsed for good?
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Mudslides bury Philippines homes

Sunday, September 7th 2008, 11:56
related places: Mindanao

At least 11 people are killed as two landslides triggered by heavy rains bury several houses on Mindanao island in the Philippines.
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Philippines to scrap peace panel

Wednesday, September 3rd 2008, 6:56

The Philippine government scraps a panel holding peace talks with southern Muslim separatists, in the wake of deadly fighting.
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Deadly bus blast in Philippines

Monday, September 1st 2008, 9:09

A powerful explosion rips through a bus in the southern Philippines, killing at least four people.
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Manila ferry blast suspect held

Saturday, August 30th 2008, 10:03
related countries: Bahrain Bahrain

A leading suspect in the Philippines' worst militant attack - the 2004 Manila Bay ferry bombing - is arrested in Bahrain.
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Peacekeepers to stay in Mindanao

Thursday, August 28th 2008, 8:46
related places: Mindanao

Malaysia says its peace monitors will remain in the southern Philippines, after days of fierce fighting there left dozens dead.
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Philippine autonomy deal scrapped

Thursday, August 21st 2008, 8:17

The Philippine government pulls out of a controversial autonomy deal with Muslim separatist rebels, following days of fighting.
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Troops deploy in Philippine south

Tuesday, August 19th 2008, 8:20

Extra troops deploy in the southern Philippines, a day after separatist rebel raids left about 30 people dead.
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Philippine rebels in new attacks

Monday, August 18th 2008, 9:05

Separatist rebels battle troops in a number of southern Philippine towns, amid unrest over an autonomy deal.
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Manila court mulls autonomy deal

Friday, August 15th 2008, 10:41

The Philippine Supreme Court opens a hearing on a controversial autonomy deal with southern Muslim separatists.
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Philippine displaced begin return

Thursday, August 14th 2008, 7:35

Troops defuse a bomb in the southern Philippines, as tens of thousands displaced by fighting begin to return home.
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Philippine troops retake villages

Tuesday, August 12th 2008, 9:16

Rebels in the southern Philippines are said to be leaving occupied villages, after fighting which displaced 160,000 people.
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Thousands flee Philippine clashes

Monday, August 11th 2008, 10:58

Up to 130,000 people are displaced due to fighting between the army and rebels in the southern Philippines, reports say.
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Philippine rebels leave villages

Friday, August 8th 2008, 12:18

Rebels begin to withdraw from occupied villages in the southern Philippines, though reports say some are reluctant.
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Manila warns 'occupying' rebels

Thursday, August 7th 2008, 7:19

The Philippine government gives Muslim rebels it says are occupying villages in the south 24 hours to vacate, or face action.
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Court blocks Philippine land deal

Monday, August 4th 2008, 10:52

The Supreme Court blocks a territorial deal between the Philippine government and Muslim separatists in the south.
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Philippine rebel talks reach deal

Monday, July 28th 2008, 8:03

The Philippine government and a rebel group agree to expand an autonomous area granted to minority Muslims.
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Plane hole 'not due to corrosion'

Saturday, July 26th 2008, 10:04
related places: Manila

Qantas boss Geoff Dixon denies corrosion caused a hole in the body of the plane that was forced to land in Manila.
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Hole forces Qantas plane to land

Friday, July 25th 2008, 14:22
related places: Manila

A Qantas plane makes an emergency landing in Manila as a hole causes it to lose cabin pressure, an airport official says.
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Bomb kills three in Philippines

Thursday, July 24th 2008, 6:47

A crudely-made bomb explodes on a bus in the southern Philippines, killing three people and injuring at least 10.
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Somali pirates 'seize Filipinos'

Wednesday, July 23rd 2008, 10:51
related countries: Somalia Somalia

A ship with 20 Philippine crew is reportedly hijacked by pirates off Somalia's coast.
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Philippine farmer eats rare eagle

Tuesday, July 22nd 2008, 15:23

Philippine prosecutors prepare to file charges against a farmer for killing and eating one of the world's rarest eagles.
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Philippines Muslim area to expand

Thursday, July 17th 2008, 18:53

The Philippines government agrees a draft deal to expand an autonomous area granted to minority Muslims.
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Three killed in Philippine attack

Thursday, July 3rd 2008, 4:14

Three people are killed and 10 injured in suspected communist rebel attack in the Philippines, officials say.
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