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Philippine doctors shield families with 'quarantent', safe spaces

Jun 30 2020

MANILA After taking a job in a hospital's COVID-19 emergency room, Philippine doctor Jan Claire Dorado planned to move out of the family home to protect relatives from the risk of infection.

Philippines capital comes back to life although virus threat lingers

Jun 01 2020

MANILA Millions of people returned to work in the Philippine capital on Monday as one of the world's strictest and longest coronavirus lockdowns was eased to help resuscitate an economy that has been battered by the closure.

Philippines capital comes back to life although virus threat lingers

Jun 01 2020

MANILA, June 1 Millions of people returned to work in the Philippine capital on Monday as one of the world's strictest and longest coronavirus lockdowns was eased to help resuscitate an economy that has been battered by the closure.

In Philippine slums, heat, hunger take a toll under lockdown

May 25 2020

MANILA One by one, Michelle Asinto's six children take the plate of rice doused in soy sauce and eat their share before passing it on.

In a Philippine lockdown, priests bring church to the community

Apr 29 2020

MANILA Catholic priest Eduardo "Ponpon" Vasquez has worn a hazmat suit more than a vestment this past month. 

Death squad disrupters: Filipina patrols help keep drug killings at bay

Feb 16 2020

MANILA Late each night, a dozen women chat and share a meal before hitting the narrow streets of a Manila suburb where a death squad once roamed.

Philippine residents retrieve animals, belongings amid threat of volcano eruption

Jan 17 2020

AGONCILLO, Philippines Thousands of residents under orders to evacuate from a town near the Philippine volcano Taal were allowed to briefly visit homes on Friday to rescue their animals and recover some possessions, taking advantage of what appeared to be waning activity. | Video

Residents of Philippine volcano isle race to rescue stranded horses

Jan 16 2020

TALISAY, Philippines At the crack of dawn on Thursday, Manolito Malaluan set out with a band of rescuers to ferry to safety two horses trapped on a Philippine island where a volcano has been spewing ash for days.

Residents of Philippine volcano isle race to rescue stranded horses

Jan 16 2020

TALISAY, Philippines At the crack of dawn on Thursday, Manolito Malaluan set out with a band of rescuers to ferry to safety two horses trapped on a Philippine island where a volcano has been spewing ash for days.

Residents of Philippine volcano isle race to rescue stranded horses

Jan 16 2020

TALISAY, Philippines At the crack of dawn on Thursday, Manolito Malaluan set out with a band of rescuers to ferry to safety two horses trapped on a Philippine island where a volcano has been spewing ash for days.

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