Each year, nearly 3 million people are bitten by poisonous snakes, with an estimated 81,000-138,000 deaths
The Yemeni rebels' Al-Masirah TV says the attack has targeted a Patriot air defense system
The actor who produced the documentary has once again teamed up with director Leila Conners, who he worked with in the climate documentary 'The 11th Hour'
Keyvan Khosravi, spokesman of the Supreme National Security Council, says there has been an uptick in official delegations travelling to Tehran from various capitals, although 'most of them are coming on behalf of America'
'Consumers in the US and China are unequivocally the losers from trade tensions,' Gita Gopinath, the International Monetary Fund's chief economist, says in a blog post
The fact that he also used his position as NYC chair to campaign for Duterte Youth and other Duterte-endorsed candidates is also a possible election offense
Elizaldy Co and his luxury resort Misibis Bay are asking for P1.1 billion in damages
India's main opposition Congress party has held Amethi in Uttar Pradesh state since 1967 except for one 3-year stint in 1977-80 and a separate one-year period in 1998-99
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'This is a brazen use of power, and an affront to our right to think, write, create, and talk freely about the state of the nation'
Gilas Pilipinas falls short despite stringing up two wins as Perlas advances to the main draw with a 3-0 slate
The future BRP Jose Rizal is transferred to the water for the first time during a launching ceremony at the Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea
International Alert reports that most of the violent incidents in Mindanao during the 2019 midterm elections involved explosives and brawls, not guns
Former Akbayan representative Walden Bello weighs on the lessons learned from the 2019 elections
A librarian has the responsibility to guide their patrons to the truth. Nowadays, such a responsibility is greatly needed.
At least 19 groups consider the 18th Congress as their first foray into the House of Representatives. But not all are completely new to government service.
Let the singer-songwriter's sweet voice serenade you tonight!
The United Nations has warned that an all-out offensive on the Idlib region would lead to a humanitarian catastrophe for its nearly 3 million residents
HarperCollins confirms the author's death due to 'a short illness'
Britain joins the Netherlands in kicking off 4 days of voting across the continent
Election results data show that Gutoc received votes in all clustered precincts in Mandaluyong City
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas slashes the amount small banks need to hold in their reserves – a move that is expected to free up some P20 billion in the economy
'If there’s one thing that this election produced, it’s the new and stronger leaders of the opposition, in the likes of Chel, Samira, and Florin'
Also-ran Enderun pushes UST to a five-way tie that dropped the Tigers out of playoff contention due to an inferior quotient
Philippine Science High School students make the call after the board overturns the management and disciplinary committees’ recommendation that 6 male students be prevented from graduating
Media groups say at least 7 journalists were reportedly attacked while they were covering the protests, while social media platforms WhatsApp and Facebook were blocked
Aspiring authors may submit entries before the 6 pm deadline on May 31, 2019
(UPDATED) 'We will update the house on the publication and introduction of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill on our return from the Whitsun recess,' government official Mark Spencer tells lawmakers
People in Queensland state will be able to order a ride through the Uber app on a two-person submarine and tour the Great Barrier Reef
The La Salle Green Archers cruise to their third straight victory behind the double-double performances of Justine Baltazar and Encho Serrano
Natura is buying Avon in a deal that will create the world's 4th largest beauty products company
(UPDATED) Although final results are yet to be published, a rolling vote count by the election commission shows the Bharatiya Janata Party has ncreased its majority with 302 out of 543 elected lower house seats
Goodbye animal fur! The Italian fashion house says that its lauded decision stems from 'a positive dialogue' with the Fur Free Alliance (FFA)
'Ang Hupa' is part of the 'Directors' Fortnight,' a non-competitive competition in Cannes
The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines says the claim is 'fake news and propaganda'
Abu Dar, the last remaining leader of the Islamic State-linked group Maute Group, was killed in military operation in Lanao del Sur in March
An American and Indian climber are the latest fatalities, their expedition organisers say, on one of the busiest-ever days on the the 8,848-meter peak
But a plebiscite will be held for Compostela Valley voters to approve or reject the new name
'I know he likes to quote Bible verses so I'll let you know – he's getting crucified,' unbeaten American Keith Thurman says of Manny Pacquiao
Istorya Klima, an interactive community event at the Bacolod Public Plaza, aims to start conversations in compelling and innovative ways through art, music, and storytelling
More arrests are expected as police in nearly 60 countries pursue investigations stemming from an Interpol operation launched two years ago into a hidden 'dark web' site with 63,000 users worldwide
Manila Water initially scheduled service interruptions from Friday to Saturday, May 24 to 25, but a DPWH contractor damaged a pipeline, causing the supply to be cut off starting Thursday, May 23
(3rd UPDATE) The US Navy says the USS Preble, a destroyer, and USNS Walter S. Diehl, a supply ship, conducted a routine transit 'in accordance with international law'
Sixers star Ben Simmons banners the 17-man Boomers squad in the World Cup where Gilas Pilipinas will also see action
Other new appointments include Fernando Borja as special envoy to Japan and Grepor Belgica as Presidential Adviser for Religious Affairs
US Ambassador Sung Kim stresses Washington's 'serious concerns' about Chinese firm Huawei, which will be involved in the Department of the Interior and Local Government's China-funded Safe Philippines project
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade signs the 'Taxi Modernization Program' in line with the public utility vehicle modernization program of the government
Thai actresses Praya Lundberg, Sririta Jensen, and Bollywood celebrity Kangana Ranaut also wear the designer's couture gowns at the film festival
The Department of Information and Communications Technology says the impending US trade ban against Huawei will have 'little impact' on the Philippine telecommunications industry