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Storms rage over Filipino forecaster exodus
Five senior meteorologists in the Philippines have just resigned to work abroad, highlighting a worrying trend.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 16:16 GMT
A Philippine oasis for HIV/AIDS patients
The Positive Action Foundation Philippines, manned by HIV-positive staff, provides care to those who have no one else.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 07:04 GMT
Filipino church flexes political muscle
The Church of Christ built a $200m megachurch while analysts say members vote in a block.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 12:21 GMT
The Philippines: The next Asian Tiger economy?
The Philippines' economy is booming, but the majority of the population is yet to benefit from it.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 09:22 GMT
Vietnam mulls legal action against China
Threat comes amid rising tensions between two countries over Chinese oil rig in South China Sea and anti-China riots.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 16:15 GMT
Sea dispute dominates Southeast Asian summit
Ten-member bloc's annual meeting in Myanmar comes after China relocated oil rig into territory claimed by Vietnam.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 07:20 GMT
Philippine farmers fight for land rights
Ten years have passed since several farmers were shot dead while protesting at estate owned by president's family.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 11:17 GMT
Philippine court upholds birth control law
Supreme Court strikes down legal challenge by church groups against law providing free contraception to poor Filipinos.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2014 10:34 GMT
Philippines signs deal with Muslim rebels
President Aquino and rebel leader Al Haj Murad Ebrahim praise deal while acknowledging challenges in implementation.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 12:06 GMT
Philippines prepares for historic peace deal
MILF rebels in the Philippines are about to sign a breakthrough peace deal to end the 40-year conflict.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 12:42 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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