Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
A 27-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to three months in prison for harassing a woman at a shopping mall in Dubai, a media report said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 28, 2015
Three Islamic militants were killed after the Philippine military on Friday launched a second attempt in two weeks to rescue hostages held by the Abu Sayyaf rebels, the army said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 27, 2015
Trial hearings of defendants accused of the massacre of 58 people in the Philippines will finish by the end of the year, the country's chief justice vowed today.
World News | Reuters | Monday August 24, 2015
Philippine army helicopters today airlifted food, water and relief supplies to thousands of families who fled their homes during a typhoon as more bodies were pulled out from under landslides, disaster officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday August 23, 2015
A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday, after battering the northern Philippines leaving at least 10 dead, and causing thousands of people to be evacuated off Taiwan's east coast.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 22, 2015
Six people were killed while thousands fled to higher ground as powerful typhoon Goni brought torrential rains to the northern Philippines, triggering landslides and floods, officials said Saturday.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday August 17, 2015
The smartphone is reportedly up for pre-orders in the Philippines, and was separately leaked in images in Taiwan.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday August 13, 2015
Separately, the Google Map Maker tool has been re-launched in India alongside Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Philippines, and Ukraine.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 12, 2015
A Filipino village chief held hostage by Islamic militants has been found beheaded on a highway on the remote southern island of Jolo, police officials said today.
World News | Reuters | Thursday August 6, 2015
Japan wants to give planes to the Philippines that Manila could use for patrols in the South China Sea, sources said, a move that would deepen Tokyo's security ties with the Southeast Asian nation most at odds with Beijing over the disputed waterway.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Five people have died and three more are missing as floods hit two southern Philippine cities, forcing about 400 residents to flee their submerged homes, officials said Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 3, 2015
Two same-sex Philippine couples applied for marriage licences Monday in a first for the conservative Catholic nation, but were promptly rejected by the government.
World News | Reuters | Monday August 3, 2015
Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin said today the disputed South China Sea should not be discussed at a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Press Trust of India | Monday July 27, 2015
According to global information and insights provider Nielsen, in the second quarter of 2015, India's consumer confidence score rose to 131 followed by Philippines (122) and Indonesia (120).
IANS | Saturday July 25, 2015
Amidst the controversy involving its Maggi noodles, Nestle India on Friday announced that its managing director Etienne Benet would be replaced by Suresh Narayanan, presently the chairman and CEO of Nestle Philippines
Agence France-Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
"Please, please, let us leave, please," Chris said in a video posted on his official Instagram account
Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 23, 2015
Chris was stopped from leaving the Philippine capital, a day after performing at a Manila concert, amid a fraud complaint was filed against him
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
The?International Basketball Federation will announce the host in the Japanese capital next month. The Philippines faces a fierce competition with China as host for the 2019 event.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 20, 2015
The Philippines plans to station fighter jets and frigates on a former US naval base facing the South China Sea, where it is engaged in a maritime row with China, a defence official said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 19, 2015
Four people were killed and thousands forced to flee their homes as floods inundated large parts of the northern Philippines, the government said today.
World News | Agency France Presse | Thursday July 16, 2015
Beijing has hit out at Manila for repairing a crumbling ship serving as its outpost in the disputed South China Sea, branding the Philippines as a "hypocritical troublemaker and rule breaker".
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 15, 2015
China on Wednesday condemned the Philippines for doing repairs to a rusting ship it ran aground on a South China Sea reef, demanding Manila remove the vessel while adding that Beijing "reserved the right to take further measures".
AFP | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Hundreds of schoolchildren in the southern Philippines have fallen sick after eating durian-flavoured sweets
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The Google Maps website on Tuesday referred to a rich fishing ground - by its international name, Scarborough Shoal.