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  1. Philippines' Duterte to raise sea dispute with China at Asia-Pacific summit

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he planned to raise the issue of conflicting claims in the South China Sea at an ...
  2. Philippines to keep wary eye on new Chinese dredger

    The Philippines expressed concern on Monday about China's testing of a massive dredging ship, saying it would track its activities closely, ...
  3. Technicolour Thailand is back after a black-clad mourning year for late king

    Thailand officially ended a year of mourning for its late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Monday, marking a return to colours for some after a monotone ...
  4. Extremes of devotion mark last goodbye to Thai king

    A woman's 750-km (470-mile) trek to see the late Thai king's cremation ceremony was only one example of the level of religious devotion on display ...
  5. Sea of black as thousands gather in Thailand for late king's funeral

    Thousands of people turned out in Bangkok to watch the funeral procession of Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Thursday.
  6. Philippines' Duterte says he's been 'demonised' over drugs war

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday defended his bloody war on drugs, telling Southeast Asian lawyers he had been "demonised" and ...
  7. Thailand kicks off sumptuous funeral of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

    Thailand on Wednesday marked the start of a lavish, five-day funeral for King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a Buddhist religious ceremony attended by ...
  8. US weighs calling Myanmar's Rohingya crisis 'ethnic cleansing'

    The State Department is considering formally declaring the crackdown on Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims to be ethnic cleansing, U.S. officials said on ...
  9. Tears in rain as Thais gather for late king's funeral