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‘Alleged drug lord’ shot dead by Philippine police – Businessman and wife killed, fuelling concerns

Thailand police link beach-town bombings to Muslim insurgency

BANGKOK: Thai police identified yesterday a third suspect wanted in connection with a wave of bombs in tourist towns this month that killed four people and for the first time…

Addict risks everything in Duterte’s drug war – ‘It’s scary because I could be next’

MANILA: Pedicab driver Reyjin dives into a neighbor’s house for a quick meth fix, fearful of taking a bullet to the head in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal war on…

Indonesian priest injured in church ‘terror’ attack

MEDAN: A knife-wielding man stabbed a Catholic priest and tried to set off an explosive device at a church in Indonesia yesterday, police said, the latest attack on religious minorities…

Philippine extremists stage mass jailbreak

Filipinos seen backing Duterte despite rising drug killings – ‘A necessary evil in the pursuit of a greater good’

China hotels block Muslim nationals

Philippines’ top cop tells addicts – kill drug lords – ‘Killing them is allowed because you are the victim’

Filipino fishermen find possibly world’s biggest pearl

First driverless taxi hits Singapore streets

One dead, dozens wounded in latest Thai car bombing

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo for 2020 Games