Australia’s FIBA World Cup qualifier with the Philippines descended into mayhem following a mass brawl.
A provincial city mayor known for parading drug suspects in public but also alleged to have drug ties himself has been shot dead during a flag-raising ceremony in the Philippines in front of horrified employees.
The Philippines government said the Chinese coast guard’s seizures of fish caught by Filipino fishermen near a disputed shoal are unacceptable.
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to use emergency powers and enforce them “to the hilt” to deal with relentless criticism over his human rights record and various other controversies.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s mouth has landed him in hot water again, this time for kissing a married woman on the lips in front of thousands of his cheering supporters.
Critics have condemned the Philippine president for kissing a woman on the lips before thousands of cheering Filipino workers while on a visit to South Korea.
A north-east hairdresser is to help disadvantaged youngsters in the Philippines.
A North-east man jailed in the Philippines has refused the chance to be deported back to the UK so that he can fight the charges against him.
An Aberdeen-born man is on a mission to save the oceans - one coral reef at a time.