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Kill My Son If He’s Involved In Illegal Drug Trade, Orders President Duterte

MANILA: Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he had ordered the police to kill his son, Davao City Vice-Mayor Paolo Duterte, if they...

Halimah Yacob To Be Next President Of Singapore; 2 Others Fail To Qualify

SINGAPORE (Channel NewsAsia): Halimah Yacob will be Singapore's next President after the two other potential candidates fell short of the qualification criteria. The Elections Department...

Philippines Military Believes Abdullah Maute Of Marawi City Infamy Is Dead

MARAWI, (Philippines): The Philippine military believes Abdullah Maute, the leader of the Maute Group responsible for the attack in Marawi City, was killed in...

Three More Die As Philippine Troops Move Closer To Rebel-Held Marawi

ZAMBOANGA: Three more soldiers were killed while 52 others were wounded Friday in fierce fighting between troops moving in to dislodge Islamic State-inspired militants...

M’sia Postpones Execution Of Filipino Convicted Of Murder In Sandakan

MANILA: Malaysian authorities postponed the scheduled execution on Friday of a Filipino convicted of murder in Sabah following a last-minute appeal from the Philippine...

Cebu Pacific To Launch Flights From Zamboanga To Sandakan This October

MANILA: Sandakan is among four new routes added by Cebu Pacific in its aim at bolstering its domestic and regional connections beginning October this...

President Duterte: ‘If They Are Obstructing Justice, Shoot Them’

MANILA: Philippine police killed 32 people in dozens of anti-drug operations in a province north of the capital, Manila, in the single deadliest day...

Three Hostages Escape From Abu Sayyaf In Southern Philippines

ZAMBOANGA: Three Filipinos among a clutch of hostages, including at least 13 foreigners, have escaped from Abu Sayyaf militants who were holding them captive...

France Indicts Two Former Bosses In Malaysia Submarine Graft Case

PARIS: French investigators have indicted two former top executives in a long-running probe into alleged kickbacks from the 2002 sale of submarines to Malaysia,...

Two Abu Sayyaf Brigands Wanted In Malaysia’s Nabbed in Tawi-Tawi

ZAMBOANGA CITY: Two suspected Abu Sayyaf members said to be involved in sea-jacking and kidnappings in the waters off Sabah and Tawi-Tawi, were separately...

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