drug war

Nawab Malik's kin bought land from people with underworld links: Ex-Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Malik earlier this month sought to link the BJP with an alleged narcotics dealer by tweeting the latter's photograph with the former chief minister's wife Amruta Fadnavis.

published on : 9th November 2021

US-Philippines relations: A look back

Here are five things to know about relations between the United States and one of its oldest allies in Asia.

published on : 13th November 2017

Philippine President Duterte sure Trump will not bring up human rights at Manila ASEAN Summit

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday he was "sure" Donald Trump would not raise human rights concerns when they meet in Manila, after the US President praised his deadly drug war.

published on : 12th November 2017

Views on the kill: President Rodrigo Duterte's shocking words on Philippine bodycount

Though Duterte denies charges levelled against him by international organisations, his own words from several occasions betray his claims.

published on : 11th November 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he once stabbed a person to death

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he stabbed a person to death as a teenager, in a defiant speech to promote his drug war ahead of a summit of world leaders in Manila.

published on : 10th November 2017

Philippines' Duterte names ex-rights lawyer as spokesman

An ex-human rights lawyer has been named Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's new spokesman, replacing a former pastor who had been one of the most vocal defenders of his deadly drug war.

published on : 29th October 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte facing 'Hunger Games' protests

Critics of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte have adopted the three-finger salute from the hit "Hunger Games" films as a sign of resistance against his rule and drug war killings.

published on : 19th September 2017

Slow justice in Philippines as drug war rages

Accused murderer Manuel Cerna has languished in a Philippine jail for 15 years without a verdict.

published on : 5th September 2017

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte orders police to kill 'all who resist arrest'

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday ordered the police to kill all those who violently resist arrest, amid a rising number of deaths linked to his government's deadly war on drugs.

published on : 28th August 2017

Philippine drug war: Police kill 25 more after Duterte's death call

Police have killed more than 3,500 people in drug raids since Duterte came to office in the middle of last year, according to government data.

published on : 17th August 2017