Voting under way in Philippines' 'fiercely contested' election
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Philippines election: Polls open with outspoken mayor tipped to win

People in the Philippines are voting for a new president and other leaders, with outspoken mayor Rodrigo "Digong" Duterte the favourite to win.

The campaign has been driven by public concerns about the economy, inequality and rampant corruption.

The BBC's Jonathan Head is in Manila.

  • 09 May 2016