Authorities have asked people living near the volcano to evacuate as a precaution, warning that more eruptions are possible.
23 Nov 2019
Vaulted ceilings and rows of stone columns stretch into the humid darkness deep below the Philippine capital, where workers are transforming an over century-old underground reservoir into a draw for tourists.
2 Sep 2019
Philippine boxing legend and politician Manny Pacquiao launches his own cryptocurrency with a concert in Manila.
14 Jul 2019
Manila's 'trolley boys' dodge traffic and death every day.
9 Jun 2019
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao trains in Manila for the World Boxing Association battle for welterweight supremacy against Keith Thurman in Las Vegas on July 20. The eight-division champion teases the “arrogant” Thurman to prove his worth in the ring.
29 Dec 2018
The revered church bells, a symbol of resistance to US colonization, were seized by American troops as war spoils more than a century ago. Manila had been pushing for their return since the 1990s.
24 Feb 2018
Around a thousand Philippine Catholics in Manila marched in protest of President Rodrigo Duterte's bloody war on drugs and his efforts to reinstate the death penalty.
15 Dec 2017
Artists in Manila draw sketches of buildings about to be demolished, in a bid to conserve the city's cultural heritage.
18 Aug 2017
Police kill at least 13 people in Manila on the third night of an escalation in President Rodrigo Duterte's ruthless war on drugs and crime, taking the toll for one of the bloodiest weeks so far to 80.
5 Aug 2017
Filipino artists in Manila staged a free tribute concert for late American vocalist Chester Bennington on Friday.