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11 January, 2019 8:46 AM Philippines won't buy military equipment from US: Duterte

MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterete has said his country won`t buy any more weapons from the US after it threatened to impose sanctions on nations purchasing Russian military equipment, authorities said on Friday. In an address to soldiers in Bulacan province on Thursday night, Duterte said he would not agree to buy equipment from the US as it had been among 127

3 April, 2018 4:05 AM President Xi Jinping will attend Boao Forum. says Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend this month’s Boao Forum and deliver a keynote speech, the Chinese government’s top diplomat, State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, said on Tuesday. China will unveil new measures on reform and opening up at the annual forum, Mr. Wang told a news briefing in Beijing. The forum will be held in China’s southern 101

24 December, 2017 3:29 AM Fire in Philippine shopping mall kills 37

MANILA: Fire swept through a shopping mall in the Philippines killing at least 37 people, most of them workers at a call centre, city government officials said on Sunday. The vice mayor of the southern city of Davao, Paolo Duterte, said the chance of survival for any of the 37 people missing at the NCC Mall was "zero". "Let us pray for them," said Duterte 73

12 November, 2017 7:25 PM Philippines president says South China Sea row 'better left untouched'

Manila: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday the South China Sea dispute, involving China and five other claimants including the Philippines, was "better left untouched". "We have to be friends, the other hotheads would like us to confront China and the rest of the world on so many issues," Duterte said at a ceremony on the eve of a summit 49

12 November, 2017 6:07 PM PM Modi interacts with world leaders in Philippines

PM Modi interacted with world leaders at a gala dinner reception hosted by Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday. Manila: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with world leaders, including US President Donald Trump, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, at a gala dinner reception hosted by Filipino President 40

12 August, 2017 7:05 PM China playing out its ‘Three Warfares’ strategy against India in Doklam

NEW DELHI: Is China playing out its 'Three Warfares' strategy against India? Indian strategists who are involved with China in the current Doklam crisis believe China has now fully operationalized this concept and is applying it to the Doklam crisis. The provenance of the 'Three Warfares' is not fully established. But according to sources, in 2003, China's 83

12 August, 2017 2:56 PM Doklam standoff: China playing out its ‘Three Warfares’ strategy against India

NEW DELHI: Is China playing out its 'Three Warfares' strategy against India? Indian strategists who are involved with China in the current Doklam crisis believe China has now fully operationalized this concept and is applying it to the Doklam crisis. The provenance of the 'Three Warfares' is not fully established. But according to sources, in 2003, China's 474

8 August, 2017 2:42 AM Xi Jinping sees PM Modi as a leader who is willing to stand up for Indian interests: US expert

WASHINGTON: Chinese President Xi Jinping sees Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who is willing to stand up for Indian interests and to work together with other countries in the region that are looking to impose constraints on China, a top American Chinese expert has said. "I think that Xi Jinping sees Prime Minister Modi as a leader who is willing 79

25 July, 2017 8:52 AM Duterte vows end to uprising, 'jail or hell' in drug war

Security issues dominated his most important annual speech, including a disastrous two-month uprising by pro- Islamic State group militants in a southern city, the worst crisis he has faced.   Manila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism and warned that offenders 72

2 June, 2017 4:42 AM Dozens dead after gunman torches Philippine casino: Police

Before the gunmen had been killed and police had confirmed any motive, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility and US President Donald Trump also branded it a "terrorist attack". But Manila police chief insisted it was most likely a robbery gone wrong. MANILA: Thirty-six bodies were found inside a casino in the Philippine capital on Friday after 56