Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan brings flood of emotion as Filipinos confront class issues and climate change

A flood of emotions inundated Filipino Canadians as they watched relatives’ houses being ravaged by the super typhoon Haiyan last week, which has affected an estimated 11 million...

Anton's Filipino children blunder lacks 'common sense,' says COPE candidate

NPA mayoral hopeful apologizes for campaign photos used without parental consent. Critics still say it was “political opportunism.”

COPE's R.J. Aquino a 'genuine advocate' for Vancouver, says MLA

2011 Vancouver Municipal Election: A week before the election, R.J. Aquino is still a relatively unrecognized face on the campaign trail. So who is COPE's youngest candidate?

Midnight in Paris, Woody Allen’s most entertaining film in years. Also X-Men, Beijing Taxi, Orgasm Inc. and fun with exploitation pictures

Owen Wilson acts out Woody Allen’s words and artistic fantasies in Midnight in Paris. (read more)

Where to lay the blame in the Manila hostage debacle? Everywhere.

On Tuesday, a little after 12:30 AM in the Philippines, recently-elected Philippine President Benigno Aquino III stepped up to the podium in Manila to comment on the crisis that had begun nearly...