Philippine youth losing faith in political system
Philippine youth, who make up more than half of their country's population, are generally anti-establishment. Their failure to make an impact on the mid-term polls raises many questions about the future of the country.
Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked a woman to kiss him on the lips in exchange for a book during an official visit to South Korea.
Body of beheaded German hostage found: Philippines
The Philippine military says it had recovered the body of an elderly German hostage who was beheaded by Islamic militants last week.