A landmark accord to enrich and restore peace in perennially-troubled Mindanao has been officially forged between the Philippine Government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), the largest Muslim insurgent group in the region.


Hiroo Onoda comes out of hiding on Lubang Island in the Philippines in March 1974.

Ambassador Cecilia B. Rebong (left) with Michael Møller, the acting director-general of the United Nations in Geneva.


IS the Philippine Senate going to the dogs?


NEARLY a month after Yolanda (or Haiyan) levelled Eastern Visayas to the ground, the administration of President Benigno Aquino III is scrambling to undo the damage to its image, primarily, and to uplift the stricken population.

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