Manila

Cocktails

Manila's Best Cocktails Are Made With the Help of Shamans

Kalel Demetrio is basically a mad scientist—his fermentation cocktail lab is packed with hundreds of vials and beakers full of boozy experiments.
Hillary Eaton
3.29.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Spain hit with multiple terror attacks, Trump slammed for continuing to bungle Charlottesville response, sixth Australian MP reveals dual citizenship, and more.
VICE Staff
8.18.17
global health

The Philippine Government is Powerless to Stop the Rise of HIV

Grassroots efforts prove to be way more effective at both diagnosis and support.
Justin Heifetz​​
6.5.17
LGBTQ

The Elderly Gay Filipinos Who Perform in Drag to Survive

For Manila's Golden Gays, drag is both a means of survival and a glimmer of hope.
Justin Heifetz​​
5.5.17
Vice News Tonight

Inside Rodrigo Duterte's brutal drug war in the Philippines

VICE News spoke with two people who claim they're hired by a police officer to kill drug dealers in the streets.
Seb Walker
11.17.16
Philippines

Another politician has been killed in Phillippines' vicious drug war

Tess Owen
11.6.16
crime & drugs

The Philippines' war on drugs death toll is growing too quickly to count

Since President Rodrigo Duterte's election, thousands have been killed, but nobody is quite sure what the accurate body count is.
Davide Mastracci
8.23.16
Munchies

Inside Manila's Only Authentic Taqueria

In this chaotic tropical city, there is one constant: Mexican food. Filipinos love the cuisine from Mexico, and there are countless Mexican restaurants in Manila.
Raúl Gasque
8.20.16
Philippines

Filipino Hog Roasts Are Next Level

The La Loma neighbourhood of Manila is famous for lechon—a spit-roasted, herb-stuffed, suckling pig cooked over charcoal and considered by many as the national dish of the Philippines.
Nathan A. Thompson
7.15.16
asia & pacific

Beijing's claims to most of the South China Sea shot down by international court

A court at The Hague rules China has no historic jurisdiction over the disputed waters that are home to major shipping routes, natural resources, and vital fishing grounds.
VICE News and Reuters
7.12.16
Philippines

30 'drug dealers' killed in 4 days since Philippines' Duterte sworn in as president

Duterte won the election in May on a platform of crushing crime, but his incendiary rhetoric and advocacy of extrajudicial killings have alarmed many who hear echoes of the country's authoritarian past.
VICE News and Reuters
7.4.16
Philippines

Duterte has been in office one day, and already told people to kill drug addicts

Rodrigo Duterte, the tough-talking former mayor of Davao, was officially sworn in as the 16th president of the Philippines on Thursday
VICE News
7.1.16
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