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Odisha signs MoU with IRRI for climate resilient paddy
Bhubaneswar, Oct 3 : The Odisha government on Saturday inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Philippines-based International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) for promotion of new high yielding stress tolerant and climate resilient paddy.
Two arrested in Saudi Arabia over bomb plot
Riyadh, Oct 3 : The Saudi interior ministry on Saturday said a Syrian man and a woman from the Philippines were arrested in capital Riyadh for obtaining material in preparation for a suicide bomb attack.
Nine killed in Philippines accident
Manila, Oct 3 : Nine people were killed and five others injured on Saturday when a passenger van rammed into a tree in Philippines' Cotabato province.
Muhammad Ali marks 40th anniversary of epic fight
Louisville (Kentucky), Oct 2 : Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali celebrated the 40th anniversary of his third fight with Joe Frazier in the Philippines in his Kentucky hometown in the United States.
Philippines, US launch joint exercises
Manila, Oct 1 : Philippines and the US on Thursday launched the joint Philippine Amphibious Landing Exercise (PHIBLEX) 16 in Taguig city.
Three killed in Philippines blast
Manila, Oct 1 : Three people were killed on Thursday when a bomb exploded hitting a convoy of an official in the Philippines' island province of Basilan.
India in quarters of Asian basketball meet despite losing
Changsha (China), Sep 29 : The Indian men's basketball team has qualified for the quarter-finals of the 2015 Asia Championship for the first time since 2003 -- despite losing 65-99 to Philippines here on Tuesday.
Three foreigners abducted in Philippines
Manila, Sep 22 : Two Canadians, a Norwegian and a local woman have been kidnapped from a tourist resort in the southern Philippines, the media report said on Tuesday.
India's healthcare facing competition from US and Philippines: ...
New Delhi, Sept 13 : 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.
Turbulence injures 40 on Manila-bound flight
Manila, Sep 6 : Some 40 passengers were injured when turbulence hit an international flight bound for Manila, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) said on Sunday.
Philippines braces for worst El Nino
Manila, Sep 5 : The Philippine government have instituted measures to mitigate the effects of the worst El Nino weather phenomenon which is expected to hit the country later this year, the media reported on Saturday.
UNESCO chief condemns killing of Philippine journalist, calls for ...
New York, Sep 4 : The head of the United Nations agency charged with promoting press freedom condemned on Thursday the killing of Philippine journalist Cosme Diez Maestrado, who was shot by unknown assailants on 27 August in Ozamiz City in the Philippines.
3.6 mn Filipino children stunted due to malnutrition
Manila, Sep 3 : Some 3.6 million children are stunted in the Philippines due to malnutrition, a report released by the non-governmental organisation "Save the Children" said on Thursday.
AIIMS whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi conferred Magsaysay award
Manila, Aug. 31 : 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.
Whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi conferred Magsaysay award
Manila, Aug 31 : Indian whistle-blower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi, who was on Monday conferred with the Ramon Magsaysay award by the Philippines president, said it was a tribute to all honest and sincere civil servants fighting against corruption.
Envoys of four nations present credentials
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Envoys of four countries -- Armenia, Cambodia, Venezuela and the Philippines -- presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday.
Envoys of four nations present credentials to President Mukherjee
New Delhi, Aug.28 : Envoys of Armenia, Cambodia, Venezuela and Philippines presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhavan today.
Philippines' GDP growth rises to 5.6 percent
Manila, Aug 27 : The Philippines' gross domestic product (GDP)grew 5.6 percent in the second quarter of this year, up from five percent in the first quarter, presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said on Thursday.
10 dead in Philippines typhoon
Manila, Aug 23 : At least 10 people were killed and seven injured after typhoon Goni hit the Philippines, the state disaster management agency said on Sunday.
Indian held with drugs in the Philiippines
Manila, Aug 18 : An Indian has been arrested for possession of illegal drugs in an operation set-up by undercover group in the Philippines, a media report said on Tuesday.
Nucleus Software to host an exclusive dialogue on 'Shaping the Future ...
New Delhi, Aug 10 : Nucleus Software, the leading provider of lending and transaction banking solutions to the global financial services industry, on Monday announced that it will be hosting an exclusive dialogue on 'Shaping the Future of Finance' for the banking and finance industry in Manila, the ...
Over 62,000 affected in Philippines flood
Manila, Aug 9 : More than 62,000 people have been affected in the Philippines due to flooding and heavy rainfall since last week, authorities said.
'China hasn't stopped construction on 17 South China Sea features'
New Delhi, Aug 6 : With China claiming it has "stopped" reclamation work on islets and rock features in the South China Sea, a top Philippines judicial official on Thursday said Beijing has merely stopped reclamation work on the 17 features but continues to build structures on the islets, ...
Hundreds stranded as Philippines airport closed briefly
Manila, Aug 5 : Hundreds of passengers were stranded at an airport in Philippine's Tacloban city when it was temporarily closed on Wednesday, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) said.
This lamp runs on glass of water and salt
Manila, July 30 : A Philippines-based company has developed a lamp that can run for eight hours at a stretch on a glass of water and two tablespoons of salt.
Three soldiers killed in Philippines ambush
Manila, July 28 : Three soldiers were killed and 13 injured in an ambush by New People's Army (NPA) rebels in Kalinga province of the Philippines.
Three killed in Philippine clash
Philippines, July 27 : A soldier and two members of the leftist New People's Army were killed and six others injured in a firefight in a Philippine province, the military said.
Nestle India MD to be replaced
New Delhi, July 24 : Amidst the controversy involving its Maggi noodles, Nestle India on Friday announced that its managing director Etienne Benet would be replaced by Suresh Narayanan, presently the chairman and CEO of Nestle Philippines.
Chris Brown 'literally pleads' Philippines to let him leave
Washington DC, July 24 : 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.
Pacquiao to promote Philippines's bid for FIBA World Cup
Manila, July 23 : Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said that he would promote the Philippines' bid to host the 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.