Keyword Results for   'philippines'  
Pacquiao wins senate seat in Philippines  May 20, 1:45 pm
London, May 20 (ANI): Former Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao, who recently retired from boxing to switch his career to politics, has earned a senate seat in the home country.
Grenade attack in S. Philippines injures seven army rangers  May 18, 1:29 pm
Manila (Philippines), May 18 (ANI): Seven army rangers were injured on Wednesday in a grenade attack on a military truck that was passing through Jolo town in southern Philippines.
Philippines' president-elect Rodrigo vows to reintroduce capital punishment  May 16, 4:05 pm
London, May 16 (ANI): Philippines' president-elect Rodrigo Duterte has warned that he plans to reintroduce capital punishment in the country and give security forces the power to shoot-to-kill criminals.
Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte wins presidential elections in Philippines  May 10, 2:17 pm
Manila, May 10 (ANI): Maverick anti-crime candidate Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte has won the Philippines presidential elections after his opponents withdrew from the contest.
'Said what others think': Kanye West on Taylor Swift row  Apr 12, 1:29 pm
Washington D.C., April 12 (ANI): Speaking on the 'Famous' Taylor Swift controversy in a recent concert at Philippines, Kanye West said that he "just said what everybody else was thinking."
18 Philippines soldiers killed in confrontation with militants  Apr 10, 1:40 pm
Manila, Apr.10 (ANI): The Philippines military has said that 18 soldiers have been killed in fierce fighting with Islamist militants in the country.
Chinese hackers possibly behind Bangladesh bank heist: Philippines senator  Apr 6, 5:33 pm
Manila, Apr. 6 (ANI): Possibly Chinese hackers were behind a 81 million dollar theft from the Bangladesh central bank, one of the world's biggest cyber heists, said a senator in the Philippines , Ralph Recto, during a Senate inquiry in capital Manila.
Malaysia detains 15 over alleged ISIS link  Mar 25, 5:52 pm
London, Mar.25 (ANI): Malaysian Police have detained 15 more suspected members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
Steve Harvey tears up while apologising to Miss Colombia  Jan 20, 2:52 pm
Washington D.C, Jan. 20 (ANI): When Steve Harvey finally got the chance to meet and apologise to Miss Universe runner-up Ariadna Gutierrez about the infamous December incident, things got a little misty.
Miss Philippines won't share 'Miss Universe crown' with Miss Colombia  Jan 6, 9:46 am
Melbourne, Jan. 6 (ANI): Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez might have got public's sympathy after the mix-up at the 2015 Miss Universe pageant, but she is definitely not getting the crown.
Miss Phillipines on Cloud nine amid Miss Universe drama  Dec 22, 5:31 pm
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach hasn't even had the crown for 24 hours, and yet, she's already dealing with all kinds of drama-but with a giggle.
Steve Harvey's apology on wrong announcement of winner  Dec 22, 5:05 pm
Melbourne, Dec 22(ANI): Steve Harvey got a deluge of criticism for misreading his cue card, and declaring Miss Colombia as 'Miss Universe', in fact it was 'Miss Philippines'. Harvey realizing his blunder quickly turned up with an apology.
And the Miss Universe 2015 crown goes to.  Dec 21, 9:23 am
New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): The new Miss Universe 2015 has been crowned and she is Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach from Philippines, while first runner-up is Ariadna Gutierrez from Colombia.
South China Sea row: US deploys spy plane in Singapore  Dec 8, 7:32 pm
Singapore, Dec. 8 (ANI): In a series of US military actions in response to China's increasingly assertive claims over territory in the South China Sea, the United States has of late deployed a P-8 Poseidon spy plane in Singapore for the first time.
Territorial dispute with Philippines: China adamant on stance  Oct 30, 11:00 pm
Beijing, Oct. 30 (ANI): Even as the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague announced on Thursday that it would handle the case filed by the Philippines over Beijing's territorial claim for almost the entire South China Sea, China said it would "continue boycotting proceedings" at the court.
India's healthcare facing competition from US and Philippines: ASSOCHAM-EY study  Sep 13, 3:16 pm
New Delhi, Sept 13 (ANI): As per a joint ASSOCHAM-EY study, players engaged in business process outsourcing (BPO) in healthcare sector in India are facing tough competition from their Filipino counterparts.
AIIMS whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi conferred Magsaysay award   Aug 31, 9:45 pm
Manila, Aug. 31 (ANI): Indian whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi was conferred with the Ramon Magsaysay award by the Philippines president here on Monday, and said that it was a tribute to all sincere civil servants who are fighting against corruption.
Did ancient flood volcanoes trigger climate change?  Aug 8, 1:37 pm
Washington DC, Aug 8 (ANI): NASA scientists have found evidence pointing towards ancient flood volcanoes to be reason for altered climate.
Chris Brown finally boards return plane from Philippines  Jul 25, 11:55 am
Washington DC, July 25 (ANI): Chris Brown has finally received a green signal to leave Philippines, after being held there for three days over fraud allegations.
Chris Brown 'literally pleads' Philippines to let him leave  Jul 24, 3:40 pm
Washington DC, July 24 (ANI): After being held back in Philippines, Chris Brown is now pleading the government to let him go with help of videos posted on his Instagram account.
Philippines to muster 10 million signatures for Pope's climate petition  Jul 22, 6:04 pm
London, July 22 (ANI): After Pope Francis stressed on the need to tackle climate change, Philippines, Asia's largest Catholic country, has moved to muster support for battling the problem, promising to gather 10 million signatures for a petition that will be handed over to world leaders at a Paris climate summit in November.
Philippines Police file murder charges against owner, crew of Kim Nirvana  Jul 4, 2:58 pm
London, July 4 (ANI): Philippines Police have filed murder charges against the crew and owner of the ferry that overturned in rough waters outside Ormoc port, killing at least 56 people.
At least 33 dead after ferry overturns in Philippines  Jul 2, 1:44 pm
Dhaka, July 2 (ANI): At least 33 people have died after a ferry with 173 people overturned in central Philippines in rough waters.
CG's technology to fortify electricity networks in Philippines  Jun 29, 4:53 pm
Mumbai, June 29 (ANI-Businesswire India): Avantha Group Company, Crompton Greaves (CG), has bagged two important orders, one for 8 bays of 138 kV, 60 Hz, (Air-Insulated) AIS Switchyard in the Philippines for MINERGY Coal Corporation and the other for 30 MVA, 132 kV mobile substations for Wellington Turbines, a Venezuelan enterprise.