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Philippine bishop calls for Holy Week ceasefire

The bishop in conflict-hit Basilan province called for a ceasefire today as clashes between government troops and Abu Sayyaf rebels entered its fourth day. "I call on our brother Muslims to please respect our observance of the Holy Week," Bishop Martin S. Jumoad of Isabela said in a radio broadcast. Bishop Jumoad made the call following the death of at least 20 ...

Philippine tribe gets ancestral land back

Philippine tribe gets ancestral land back The Ati tribe on the central Philippine island of Boracay ...

Philippine troops in new clashes with Abu Sayyaf

Philippine troops in new clashes with Abu Sayyaf The military today said government troops killed 18 Abu Sayyaf ...

Abu Sayyaf clashes in Mindanao leave 18 soldiers injured

Abu Sayyaf clashes in Mindanao leave 18 soldiers injured Members of the Moro extremist group Abu Sayyaf clashed with ...

Philippines typhoon survivors ‘criminally neglected’

Philippines typhoon survivors ‘criminally neglected’ A people’s alliance group has said that during Holy Week ...

Philippines finally passes contraception law

Philippines finally passes contraception law The Supreme Court in the Philippines today defied Catholic bishops ...

Gunmen kill Filipino journalist in front of granddaughter

Gunmen kill Filipino journalist in front of granddaughter Gunmen on Sunday shot and killed a reporter working for ...

Church must lead in easing migrants’ plight–Tagle

Church must lead in easing migrants’ plight–Tagle The church should lead the way in addressing the plight ...

Activists urge Philippine government to tackle climate change

Activists urge Philippine government to tackle climate change Environmental groups on Friday called on the government to improve adaptation and ...

Military operations in Mindanao force Philippine villagers to flee

Military operations in Mindanao force Philippine villagers to flee Some 1,300 tribal villagers from upland communities of Talaingod town ...

Activists challenge ‘trumped up’ charges against Philippines dissidents

Activists challenge ‘trumped up’ charges against Philippines dissidents Human rights groups today held a protest action outside the ...
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