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Papogi! Japan PM Abe brags about ‘national secret’ golf score to Miss Universe Japan

By Agence France-Presse Japan’s golf-mad prime minister has lastly revealed the “national secret” of his finest score — in a good-natured brag to his...

Drilon wary of Chinese telco’s entry: Baka ma-hack tayo!

Senator Frank Drilon on Wednesday expressed some reservations on authorities’s resolution to permit the entry of Chinese firm into the native telecommunications (telecom) trade...

Trump says Philippines vital for military reasons

Nov 14, 2017 @ 22:43 By: Agence France-Presse Donald Trump stated Tuesday sturdy US ties with the Philippines have been vital for military reasons, as he...

Magugulo ang mundo! Duterte hopes Xi won’t build on disputed parts of South China...

Nov 7, 2017 @ 22:40 President Rodrigo Duterte is hoping Chinese President Xi Jinping retains his promise to not build constructions on disputed parts of...

World Bank says 1.1B people in Asia Africa lacking official identity

Oct 14, 2017 @ 9:14 By Agence France-Presse Over 1.1 billion people primarily in Asia and Africa lack official proof of identity that may get them...

Urban inequality a growing risk in Asia: World Bank

Oct 5, 2017 @ 22:16 By: Agence France-Presse Widening inequality in Asia’s teeming cities might result in probably dangerous social divisions, the World Bank warned Tuesday,...

Huwag nang umepal: PH has no business taking sides between US and NoKor

Aug 14, 2017 @ 21:45 With no robust protection system, the Philippines should take the function of “fence sitter” within the ongoing tiff between the...

Duterte calls baby-faced Kim Jong Un a ‘maniac’

Aug 2, 2017 @ 19:33 By:  Agence France-Presse North Korean chief Kim Jong-Un is a “maniac” who may destroy Asia by triggering a nuclear struggle, Philippine...

Bam Aquino says PH badly needs 19ok scientists

Jun 28, 2017 @ 17:59 The Philippines needs 19,000 extra scientists to work in each authorities and personal sector as a way to flip the...

US mayors bypass Trump to back Paris climate goals

Jun 27, 2017 @ 22:49 By: Agence France-Presse President Donald Trump’s pullout from the Paris climate accord has triggered a bipartisan push from US mayors to...

Putin and Abe struggle for progress on island dispute

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe give a press convention following their assembly on the Kremlin in Moscow on...

China says U.S. negotiation remark on North Korea “positive”

China’s overseas ministry says it's “positive” that the United States is open to resolving tensions over North Korea by means of talks.(picture grabbed from...

Children pay the price in Afghan battle: UN

An Afghan boy pushes a wheelbarrow as he transports firewood alongside a roadside on the outskirts of Herat on February 5, 2017. / AFP...

Asian markets go into reverse with questions over Trump tax plan

HONG KONG, China (AFP) — Asian markets took a step again Thursday after a four-day rally, monitoring a weak lead from Wall Street, as...

Turkey detains, suspends thousands in new anti-Gulen crackdown

This picture obtained from Dogan News Agency (DHA) exhibits Turkish police officers escorting individuals after their arrest for alleged hyperlinks with US-based Muslim cleric...

US missile defence equipment reaches S.Korea site

Protesters and police stand by as trailers carrying US THAAD missile defence equipment enter a deployment site in Seongju, early on April 26, 2017....

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