For almost five months, 21 million people in the southern Philippines have been living under martial law. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in the province of Mindanao in May in response to increasing Islamist militant activity. Since that time, more than 1,000 people, mostly militants, have died in the army’s campaign to clear Marawi city of … [Full Story...] about Terrorist leaders in the Philippines are dead – will democracy be restored?
A suspected American child abuser is behind bars after being arrested at Ninoy Aquino International Airport. The Bureau of Immigration (BI) said 58-year-old Robin … [Full Story...] about Suspected American child abuser arrested at Manila airport
After five months of continuous fighting, the battle for Marawi was declared over today (Monday, October 23). Since Islamic State-affiliated terrorists first went … [Full Story...] about After five bloody months, victory officially declared in Marawi
The Philippines has taken the top three spots in a list of the world’s best islands. A Condé Nast Traveller's Readers' Choice Awards survey named Boracay, Cebu … [Full Story...] about Conde Nast: World’s three best islands are in the Philippines
Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) is no longer one of the worst in the world, according to a survey by travel website sleepinginairports.net. In … [Full Story...] about Manila’s NAIA is no longer one of the world’s worst airports