Glowing red lava is flowing down the Philippines’ most active volcano, causing 21,000 villagers to flee and prompting police to set up checkpoints to prevent tourists from getting too close.
An online news outlet known for its critical reporting on Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has had its registration revoked, in a move media watchdogs said is an attempt to muzzle the free press.
Nearly 15,000 people have fled from villages around the Philippines’ most active volcano as lava flowed down its crater amid warnings the eruption could become explosive.
Twenty people died when a coach collided head-on with a van carrying people on the way to Christmas Mass at a church in the Philippines.
Thousands of villagers in the southern Philippines spent their Christmas morning in emergency shelters on Monday as the region dealt with the aftermath of one of the deadliest storms to hit the country this year.
More than 120 people have died and 160 more are missing after a tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that set off landslides, sweeping away people and houses.
A ferry with more than 250 passengers and crew has capsized in stormy seas off the north-east coast of the Philippines.
Protesters have burned a 13-foot effigy of Donald Trump at a demonstration in Manila as world leaders meet for the 31st Asean Summit.
Donald Trump has pushed for equitable trade deals and opted to prioritise strategic interests over human rights during a meeting with Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte in Manila.
Trump is coming to the end of his five-country diplomatic tour of Asia with a final visit to the Philippines on Sunday.
The Philippines government has declared the end of a militant siege in a southern city that has lasted five months, left more than 1,100 people dead and sparked fears of the Islamic State group gaining a foothold in Southeast Asia.
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.