Historian Rey Ileto says the 'boss mayor' embodied by President Rodrigo Duterte is an unintended legacy of the resistance against American occupation
The list of highest-paying jobs is led by positions in the aviaiton industry, architecture and engineering, and design, according to the latest Occupation Wages Survey results
During the Japanese occupation, the Philippine Executive Commission was established, with Jorge Vargas as its first chairman
The police say the teenager died after being chased and shot dead. Since October, 198 Palestinians have died, most after carrying out knife, gun, or car-ramming attacks
(UPDATED) Akihito has made honoring Japanese and non-Japanese who died in World War II a touchstone of his near 3-decade reign
'This is something we Japanese must never forget and we intend to keep this engraved in our hearts throughout our visit,' the emperor says in his speech
As of posting, there are no reported injuries or casualties, and authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire that hit Tarlac National High School
Kabataan Representative Terry Ridon says the role of students in the university is to study, and not to do 'voluntary, manual labor of work that should be done by government contractors'
Is it a coincidence that Aquino, the grandson of a despised Filipino collaborator, has become one of the most enthusiastic backers of the aggressive effort to dismantle Japan’s 'Peace Constitution' by the grandson of a Class A war criminal?
A 1950 investigation of a hazing death suggests that rumbles became part of the fraternity routine after World War II. There was general consensus within UP that the violence of the Japanese Occupation and the American Liberation/Destruction of Manila took its toll on UP students.
Palestine wants Israel out of Palestinian territories within 3 years
While on a visit to India, US Secretary of State John Kerry says his government is hoping the violence in Gaza will end soon
Get an idea of how it was during the American occupation of the Philippines through these photos from The John Silva and Jonathan Best Collection
Ukraine's acting president Oleksandr Turchynov somberly told top lawmakers that both servicemen and their families would now be relocated to the mainland
'Katy! The Musical' evokes her era not only through costumes, music and narrative, but also in its highly mannered delivery
President Aquino suggests the Philippines has moved on from its historic conflict with Japan but 'comfort women' say they have not
I never got to know my grandfather because he was tortured and killed by the Japanese secret police in 1944
He was a messenger for the guerrillas during World War II, and she, a comfort woman
Nurses are no longer in demand, accountants and engineers are