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Obama says US concerned over China 'using muscle' in 'disputed' South China Sea  Apr 10, 11:24 am
London, April 10 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama has voiced concerns over China using "sheer size and muscle" to intimidate smaller nations in the row over the South China Sea.
US Naval chief terms China's 'great wall of sand' in 'disputed' South China Sea 'worrisome'  Apr 2, 11:22 am
Melbourne, April 2 (ANI): A U.S. commander has warned that the creation of "a great wall of sand" by China through land reclamation in the South China Sea has raised serious concerns over its territorial intentions.
Care for a 'python massage' during next visit to zoo?  Jan 27, 12:44 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): A zoo in the Philippines is offering deep muscle 'python massage' to people who make a donation to their organization.
Germany's rabbit breeders livid over Pope's Catholics breeding like 'rabbits' remarks  Jan 21, 10:35 am
Melbourne, Jan 21 (ANI): Germany's rabbit breeders have reportedly taken offence to Pope Francis' statement in which he said Catholics need not breed like "rabbits" but should practice "responsible parenting" instead.
Pope Francis says Catholics need not breed like 'rabbits'  Jan 20, 10:22 am
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Pope Francis has urged Catholics to practice "responsible" parenting instead of breeding like "rabbits."
Millions in Manila bid 'heartwarming' farewell to Pope Francis as he ends his Asia tour  Jan 19, 2:51 pm
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Pope Francis has reportedly left the Philippines, concluding his six-day tour of Asia after drawing a record crowd in the capital city of Manila.
Pope leaves Sri Lanka for Philippines after two-day visit  Jan 15, 11:58 am
Colombo, Jan.15 (ANI): Pope Francis left Sri Lanka this morning after a two-day visit during which he preached a message of reconciliation.
Philippines national rescue done 'most professionally': Coast Guard  Jan 7, 9:22 pm
Vasco, Jan. 7 (ANI): The Coast Guard on Wednesday termed the operation of rescuing an injured Philippines national from a UAE-bound gas carrier as 'difficult and risky', adding that the operation was carried out very professionally.
Coast Guard rescues critically injured Philippines national 10 miles off Goa coast  Jan 7, 8:13 pm
Vasco (Goa), Jan. 7 (ANI): The Coast Guard has rescued an injured Philippines national in a critical condition from a ship 10 miles off the coast of Goa.
India fares better than China on international corruption index: Report  Dec 4, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Dec 04 (ANI): India has outdone China on an international corruption index, a new report said.
Murray snatches two wins on final day of involvement in IPTL exhibition in Philippines  Dec 1, 11:09 am
London, Dec 01 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray grabbed two wins on his final day of involvement in the International Premier Tennis League exhibition in the Philippines.
Murray, Sharapova lose again in second round of IPTL ties in Philippines  Nov 30, 12:57 pm
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray and former women's world number one Maria Sharapova suffered another day of defeats in the second round of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) ties in the Philippines.
Vatican releases schedule for Pope's visit to Sri Lanka  Nov 15, 9:07 am
Vatican, Nov.15 (ANI): The Vatican has released the schedule for Pope Francis' visit to Sri Lanka and the Philippines.
PM Modi meets Philippines President  Nov 13, 4:07 pm
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Philippines President Benigno Aquino on the sidelines of the ongoing East Asia Summit here on Thursday
Global consortium to build cable system connecting Indonesia, Philippines, U.S.   Aug 30, 5:38 pm
Tokyo, Aug. 30 (ANI): A consortium of seven global telecommunications companies has agreed to cooperate in the construction and operation of a new submarine cable system that directly connects South East Asia to the United States, with Japan's NEC Corporation as the system supplier.
INS Sahyadri arrives in Manila  Aug 20, 4:07 pm
Manila (Philipines), Aug.20 (ANI): Indian Naval Ship INS Sahyadri, an indigenously built guided missile stealth frigate, arrived today in Manila, Philippines, after participating in the naval exercise RIMPAC 14, and covering a distance of about 5000 nautical miles (9000 kilometers). The ship had sailed from Hawaii, USA on August 2 this year.
Ebara delivers eight drainage pump trucks to Philippines  Aug 18, 1:21 pm
Tokyo, Aug 18 (ANI): EBARA has delivered eight pump trucks for emergency drainage to The Philippines.
Try 'bestselling' ice-cream made from crocodile egg!  Jun 26, 1:10 pm
Washington, June 26 (ANI): An ice-cream shop in Philippines has made ice cream from crocodile egg and they claim that it's a best selling one.
Deadly bird flu H7N9 at risk of spreading from China to India, Bangladesh  Jun 18, 1:50 pm
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A new research suggests that a dangerous strain of avian influenza, H7N9, that's causing severe illness and deaths in China may be inhabiting a small fraction of its potential range and appears at risk of spreading to other suitable areas of India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Pacquiao may surpass Miami Heat boss Erik Spoelstra's status on becoming basketball coach  Jun 11, 3:41 pm
Johannesburg, June 11 (ANI): American basketball coach Erik Spoelstra has reportedly revealed that his status might have been surpassed by long-time boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, who is taking over as a basketball coach in the Philippines Basketball Association.
China likely to be angered with Japan's attempt for Asian security cooperation   May 30, 1:47 pm
London, May 30 (ANI): Japanese PM Shinzo Abe's attempt to redress Asian security cooperation at Shangri-la Dialogue might anger China as the country intends to settle for war in order to solve international territorial disputes.
Deadly pythons help tourists 'relax' in Philippines zoo  May 22, 4:10 pm
London, May 22 (ANI): Cebu City Zoo in the Philippines is providing tourists a massage treatment that will be given by four deadly pythons.
China makes waves in South China Sea  May 12, 11:45 am
Currently more than 5,000 members of the US and Philippine armed forces are conducting war games under the auspices of Exercise Balikatan, whose name translates as 'shoulder to shoulder'. While this training occurs annually and is in its 30th iteration, it is the first conducted since the USA and Philippines signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) on 28 April.
Philippines police arrest at least 60 suspects running global webcam 'sextortion' network  May 3, 3:52 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The police in Philippines have reportedly arrested at least 60 people on charges of operating an international "sextortion" network.
US, Philippines to sign defense accord for 10 years  Apr 28, 3:40 pm
Washington, Apr 28(ANI): The United States and the Philippines will sign a 10-year defence agreement amid rising tensions between China and its neighbours.