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Vietnam anger rises over South China Sea
China's oil rig deployment in disputed territory is stoking nationalistic fervour and deadly violence in Vietnam.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 07:36 GMT
The Philippines' strategic dilemma: Between an eagle and a dragon
The Philippines granted the US precious access to its military bases, but failed to garner full support against China.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 14 May 2014 11:34 GMT
Philippines seizes Chinese boat in dispute
Release of fishermen sought after capture of boat with haul of endangered turtles in contested area of South China Sea.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 11:22 GMT
Sri Lanka's economic comeback
An economic renaissance for South Asia's 'finest island' hinges on a visionary green tourist policy.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 06:09 GMT
Philippines defence pact boosts US influence
Signing of deal during Obama trip raises concern over US influence and impact on Manila's already strained Chinese ties.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 19:41 GMT
Toxic trail shadows US-Philippine bases deal
As US and Philippines sign a military pact ahead of Obama's visit, worries over the toxic legacy of US bases resurface.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 13:30 GMT
US and Philippines: How strategic is the partnership?
Servility to the US in economic and security matters will not save the Aquino regime from its growing disrepute.
Jose Maria Sison
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 13:19 GMT
US and Philippines sign ten-year defence pact
Deal allows for more high-profile war games between the allies and for US army hardware to be stationed in Philippines.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 05:37 GMT
Canonising Pope John Paul II: 'We can all be saints'
The late pontiff was adored by millions, and his sanctity and holiness have never been in doubt among Catholics.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 10:09 GMT
No way home for Filipino 'Amerasians'
Obama's imminent Philippines visit and a new deal over US army bases opens up painful past for 'Amerasians'.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 13:16 GMT
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