In a press conference called on Tuesday to announce his cabinet in his southern hometown of Davao, Duterte said journalists who took bribes or engaged in other corrupt activities also deserved to die.
31 May 2016 15:31
In a statement, the Finance Ministry said the new board of directors for 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), succeeds the previous board whose resignations take effect on Tuesday (May 31).
01 Jun 2016 01:18
No fish were found aboard the vessels, but the Vietnamese vessel was carrying an eight-tonne haul of sea cucumbers.
31 May 2016 16:43
"While the world's attention seems to have moved on from Afghanistan, we risk forgetting the plight of those left behind by the conflict," says Champa Patel, Amnesty's South Asia director.
31 May 2016 16:16
Half a century after they died, the bodies of 32 Australian soldiers and their dependents, many of whom were killed in the Vietnam War, were returned home from Malaysia Tuesday (May 31).
31 May 2016 09:15
China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi Jinping has told new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, after ties were affected by an increasingly bitter spat over territorial claims in the South China Sea.
31 May 2016 07:00
North Korea has failed in its attempt to launch a medium-range missile, according to South Korea's Defence Ministry.
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