Philippine Daily Inquirer (Philippines)

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The presence of Chinese maritime militia on the disputed Spratly Islands as reported by a US think tank is a mere “speculation,” Malacañang said Monday.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - A Filipino couple drowned while they were on their honeymoon in the Maldives, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Monday.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Before 1998, Asian leaders would always ask: “What does Washington think?” Today, their first question is: “What does Beijing think?”

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - What does the near future hold for us under President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD)?

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - There’s a virtual chess match going on between two opposing camps in government. This is the feeling one gets when reading the verbal skirmishes between the two warring factions of the ruling administration.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The biggest foreign investor in Subic has collapsed under a mountain of debt, hitting the local banking system with the biggest corporate default in Philippine history.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Senate resolutions were filed on Monday commending Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray for bringing “great honour, glory and recognition” to the Philippines and to the Filipino people.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Manny Pacquiao has fought 69 times as a professional that spanned across three different decades.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - A new law in the Philippines mandates the government to establish programmes and policies and adopt a multisectoral approach to prevent the spread of HIV and ensure access to HIV- and AIDS-related services “by eliminating the climate of stigma and discrimination” that surrounds people living with HIV.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - After every election, we project the hope that the leaders we have chosen will have the wisdom, the selflessness, and the will to apply their political capital to society’s most difficult and 1`persistent problems.