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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.

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Philippines: news

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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Toxic find halts Philippine dive

Friday, June 27th 2008, 16:53

The discovery of a toxic cargo on board a sunken Philippine ferry halts an operation to recover hundreds of bodies inside.
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Philippine divers face grim task

Thursday, June 26th 2008, 11:44

It may take up to a month to recover the bodies of those killed in the Philippines ferry disaster, officials say.
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Bodies found in Philippine ferry

Tuesday, June 24th 2008, 4:27

Divers found bodies but no survivors as they began searching a capsized ferry in the Philippines, navy personnel say.
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Hundreds missing in ferry tragedy

Monday, June 23rd 2008, 16:25

Hundreds of people are still missing after a Philippine ferry carrying some 800 people capsized on Saturday in a storm.
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In pictures

Monday, June 23rd 2008, 8:57

Hundreds missing as Philippines ferry capsizes
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Hundreds missing as ship capsizes

Sunday, June 22nd 2008, 22:10

More than 700 people are missing from a ferry which capsized off the Philippines in heavy seas in the wake of Typhoon Fengshen.
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Deadly typhoon hits Philippines

Saturday, June 21st 2008, 14:56

At least 17 people are killed in the Philippines as the south of the country is hit by Typhoon Fengshen.
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TV hostages freed in Philippines

Tuesday, June 17th 2008, 19:28

A popular Philippines TV presenter, her cameraman and an academic are freed by suspected Abu Sayyaf kidnappers.
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Three killed in Philippines blast

Thursday, May 29th 2008, 8:42

Three people die and 17 others are injured in a blast at an air force base in the southern Philippines.
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Gunman kills eight in Philippines

Monday, May 19th 2008, 2:38
related places: Manila

A man shoots dead eight people, including five children, in a gun rampage near the Philippines capital, Manila.
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