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    Manila: Death in the dark (Part I)

    This is the first of a two-part gallery on the war on drugs..

Philippine plan to limit press freedom draws flak

Philippines: Move to insert the phrase responsible exercise of freedom of speech in charter leaves media open to oppression, critics..


Grief stirs anger in mothers of Philippine drug war dead

Philippines: The burning desire for justice for their loved ones is uniting women in manila's killing streets.


Of bishops, gifts, storms, and tempests

Philippines: Challenges await bishop rex ramirez of naval, but the recently ordained prelate is used to overcoming turbulent times.


Philippine church leaders warn against media repression

Philippines: Catholic clergy join growing protest over move to shut down the rappler online news site.


Bid to shutter Philippine online news site sparks outrage

Philippines: Media agency highly critical of president rodrigo duterte's government has license revoked.


Catholic prelate attacks moves to alter Philippine charter

Philippines: Archbishop of lingayen-dagupan calls move to extend terms of office for elected officials morally objectionable.


Philippine tribe turns to faith in land incursion fight

Philippines: Despite being handed land titles, boracay island's ati tribe faces an increasing battle to fend of big business.