Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Joseph Estrada
1 - 10
Hong Kong gives Philippines sanctions warning
Substantial progress demanded within a month in talks on apology and compensation for 2010 hostage tragedy.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 08:36 GMT
Ramadan with the rebels of Mindanao
MILF prays for a peace deal by 2014, with talks set to resume after holy month.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2013 16:49 GMT
Philippine polls give president solid control
Benigno Aquino becomes first leader to enjoy majority in both Senate and House, since democracy was restored in 1986.
Last updated: 14 May 2013 13:04 GMT
Violence casts shadow over Philippines vote
Deadly attacks precede elections with at least 50 people killed, five of them reported murdered on eve of contest.
Last updated: 12 May 2013 10:15 GMT
Family affair: Philippine political dynasties
Clans rule 73 out of 80 provinces and with midterm elections on Monday, experts say dynasties are impeding progress.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 11:55 GMT
Philippine Catholics oppose birth-control law
Church leaders vow to overturn legislation that will make sex education and contraceptives more widely available.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 16:37 GMT
Court rules Arroyo can stay in hospital
Court rules former Philippine president facing vote-rigging charges can remain in hospital for "humanitarian reasons".
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 10:31 GMT
Ex-Philippine president arrested in hospital
Arroyo to face trial for electoral fraud, despite her lawyers' pleas that she needs overseas medical help.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 08:39 GMT
Philippines in new gambling probe
Several aides of President Aquino are to face senate inquiry over suspected links with "jueteng".
Last updated: 25 Oct 2010 12:48 GMT
Aquino vows Arroyo graft probe
Outgoing Philippine president appoints new chief justice as polls front-runner vows probe.
Last updated: 12 May 2010 07:21 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Tunisia: The Arab world's full-fledged democracy?
How we are failing Libya
Admiral Lord West
Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
join our mailing list
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions