Rodrigo Duterte

Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines' Duterte to prepare defence against ICC probe

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said he will "prepare for my defence" against an International Criminal Court probe into his deadly drug war, after previously insisting he would not ...

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte (L) and his daughter Sara Duterte

Duterte daughter denies Philippine succession interest as expectation rises

Her father is barred by the constitution from seeking a second term, but on Wednesday he accepted his PDP-Laban party's nomination to run in the vice president contest

Duterte daughter denies Philippine succession interest as expectation rises

Philippines' Duterte says will run for vice president in 2022

Duterte, who was elected in 2016 and is barred under the constitution from seeking another term, has previously flagged the possibility of contesting the country's second-highest office

Philippines' Duterte says will run for vice president in 2022

Bulwark against Duterte falls in Philippines vote

Allies of president Rodrigo Duterte stormed to a landslide victory in midterm polls, final results showed Wednesday, dissolving a last bulwark against his controversial rule.Loyalists won both houses ...

Bulwark against Duterte falls in Philippines vote

Duterte approves autonomy law for troubled Muslim region

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday approved a long-awaited law to allow minority Muslims in the south to start moving towards self-rule by 2022, a bid to tackle extremism and defuse a ...

Duterte approves autonomy law for troubled Muslim region

Philippine president slammed for calling God 'stupid'

The Philippine president, notorious for having cursed the pope and world leaders like former US president Barack Obama, has sparked new outrage by calling God "stupid" in Asia's largest Catholic ...

Philippine president slammed for calling God 'stupid'

Duterte now stirs controversy by kissing woman

A kiss by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on a Filipino woman’s lips while on an official visit in South Korea sparked anger and jokes on Monday, as feminists denounced what they called his ...

Duterte now stirs controversy by kissing woman

Philippines' Duterte calls Rohingya killings “genocide"

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday "genocide" was taking place in Myanmar and he was willing to accept Rohingya Muslim refugees fleeing from it, though Europe should help too.The ...

Philippines' Duterte calls Rohingya killings “genocide"
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