Philippine troops kill one communist rebel, capture two in clash

Manila  - One communist rebel was killed and two were captured in a clash with government troops in a northern Philippine province, a regional military commander said Sunday.

Judges in the Philippines to get interest-free loans to buy guns

Manila  - The Philippine Supreme Court has set aside 10 million pesos (240,963 dollars) for loans to judges who want to buy guns amid attacks on local magistrates, court records showed Saturday

Two soldiers killed in communist attack in central Philippines

PhilippinesManila - Two soldiers were killed in an attack by communist rebels in a village

Filipino activists protest against violent crackdown in Tibet

Manila - Filipino democracy activists on Friday protested in the Philippine capital to denounce China's violent crackdown against Tibetan protesters and to demand freedom for Tibet.