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Outsourcing Is Reshaping the Philippines' Cities

The ability to outsource all kinds of business processes is creating massive, vertical company towns in the suburbs.

Reuters

The Sad Disparity Between the Money the Philippines Needs, and What It Got

The world promised a lot of financial assistance after Typhoon Haiyan, but little of the cash has actually materialized.

Reuters

Philippines Typhoons Disproportionately Kill Baby Girls

Young girls have a higher risk than boys of perishing in the months and years after a typhoon, say researchers.

NOAA

Super Typhoon Haiyan: The Most Powerful Cyclone in History?

The monster storm hitting the Philippines is causing all kinds of nasty damage.

Reuters

What It Looks Like to Make a Home in a Cemetery

Bratislav Stojanovic has lived in a Nis graveyard for the last 15 years.

Happy Holidays From Cities Around the World

Public spaces decked out in the season's finest.

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Halloween Around the World

Scenes from London, Manila, and more.

Reuters

How Urban Sprawl Intensified Floods in the Philippines

Growth in population and informal settling has increased the flood's toll in Manila.

Reuters

Manila, Under Water

Days of rain have flooded giant swaths of the city.

Reuters

Manila’s 'Christmas Lanes' Streamline Holiday Traffic

The Philippines capital turns roads into temporary highways to ease shopping-related congestion