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|Local time||Monday 12:21|
|ZIP code||+900 – 1-096|
|Weather||30°C, Wind SE at 3 km/h, 73% Humidity|
|Population||1. 78 million (2015)|
|Highly Urbanized City||December 22, 1979|
|City Charter||July 31, 1901|
|Did you know||Manila is the most densely populated city (43,079 people per km²) in the world.|
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Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is a densely populated bayside city on the island of Luzon, which mixes Spanish colonial architecture with modern skyscrapers. Intramuros, a walled city in colonial times, is the heart of Old Manila. It's home to the baroque 16th-century San Agustin Church as well as Fort Santiago, a storied citadel and former military prison.
Comfort women: Last of Japan's WW2 sex slaves sing 'forget us not'
...By Joel Guinto and Virma Simonettein Singapore and ManilaAs Pilar Galang limps with her walking stick into a room full of fellow octogenarian women in a sleepy Philippine town, she suddenly struggles to remember why she is wearing her favourite floral dress...
Anxious neighbours sigh in relief as US and China talk
... Tokyo is also reportedly preparing military aid for Manila - a move that could bring the Japanese back to Philippine shores for the first time since World War Two...
Why the Marcos family is so infamous in the Philippines
... Determined to bring democracy to his country, he flew back to the capital Manila - but was shot dead after landing...
Bongbong Marcos: The man attempting to revive a corrupt political dynasty
... The original Malacañang palace - the official home to the Philippines president, sits thousands of miles away in the capital Manila - but this particular building was gifted to the family by the Philippine Tourism Authority when Ferdinand Marcos ruled the country in the 1960s...
Typhoon Hagibis: Japan's 110,000-saver after the worst storm in decades
... But the rest of Japan and other mega-cities such as Shanghai and Manila are not prepared nearly as well...
Manila-transportation-crisis: commuters outraged over 'leave' advice
...Manila consistently features in the global traffic list for its notoriously bad jams The Philippine President s spokesperson has been accused for the dismissal of commuter concerns in Manila - one of the world s most blocked cities...