Former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr has denied any knowledge of the supposed proposal of lawyer Oliver Lozano to settle the alleged ill-gotten wealth of the Marcos family sequestered by the government.
Damage from the fire that razed the house of musician Freddie Aguilar in Quezon City a day after the New Year festivities was estimated at about P14mn, a fire official said.
North Korea reopened a long-closed border hotline with South Korea on Wednesday, hours after US President Donald Trump appeared to mock the North's leader by saying he has a "bigger and more powerful" nuclear button than he does.
A baby boy and a a five-year-old girl were killed and several people injured Wednesday when a cache of bullets illegally stored at a scrap metal warehouse exploded east of Vietnam's capital Hanoi, destroying several houses and leaving a massive crater.
A suicide bomber killed 11 people on Wednesday in an attack on a mosque in northeast Nigeria, the epicentre of the conflict with militant insurgency Boko Haram, military officials and an aid worker said.