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Sinking feeling: Philippine cities facing ‘slow-motion disaster’
May 20, 2019
WHEN Mary Ann San Jose moved to Sitio Pariahan more than two decades ago, she could walk to the local chapel. Today, reaching it requires a swim.
Philippines seeks peace with Muslim self-rule vote
January 21, 2019
COTABATO -- A decades-long push to halt the violence that has claimed some 150,000 lives in the southern Philippines culminates Monday with a vote on giving the nation’s Muslim minority greater control over the region.
Dodging traffic, and death, on rail pushcarts
November 25, 2018
AS soon as the train rumbles past, the men heave their home-made pushcarts back onto the tracks and passengers hop aboard — cheating death and beating Manila’s notorious traffic.