MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Phillipine's Opposition Senator Leila de Lima says President Rodrigo Duterte is a sociopathic serial killer and a top criminal. 

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BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Pefecto Yasay Jr. said that Asean member countries see the need to “sustain the momentum of dialogue in order to ease tensions in the region” amid militarisation in the disputed South China Sea. 

BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - Its capital is also 12th most traffic-congested city in poll which covers 38 countries globally. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - Remarks on KL's handling of probe were diplomatically rude, says Najib; suspects' remand may be extended. 

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Yang Dongliang, former head of China’s work safety watchdog, 63, took bribes of about 28.5 million yuan between 2002 and 2015, when he served in posts including vice-mayor of Tianjin and head of the work safety watchdog, the court said.

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Suspected Abu Sayyaf rebels kidnapped six Vietnamese fishermen and killed one crew member in the waters off southern Philippines. 

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Phillipine's Opposition Senator Leila de Lima says President Rodrigo Duterte is a sociopathic serial killer and a top criminal. 

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SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ ANN) - More than $100 million (US$7,0422,544) will be set aside to groom workers and help companies here better seize growth opportunities abroad. 

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ ANN) - The discovery of chemical contamination has halted the famed fish market's planned move to a new location. Stallholders are in a bind as the controversy drags on. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ ANN) - The only North Korean national arrested so far in connection with Kim Jong Nam's murder has been in Malaysia since 2013 on a work visa arranged by healthcare medication company Tombo Enterprise. 

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Phillipines Senator Richard Gordon says allegations made by retired policeman Arthur Lascañas about the so-called Davao Death Squad is ground for impeachment of President Rodrigo Duterte. 

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - A survey finds that about 63 per cent of 4,200 mothers surveyed were happier after the birth of their second child, and 67 per cent do not regret having another baby.

BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - An official from the Philippines’ Department of Foreign Affairs said the Asean member-states have been united in coming with a legally binding Code of Conduct on the South China Sea.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Pokemon's economic impact has become notable to an extent that the term “Pokenomy” has come to refer to new business opportunities presented by the mobile game.

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - Suspected suicide bomber has been spotted in the footage of security cameras. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ ANN) - A 47-year-old North Korean arrested by Malaysian police in connection with the death of Kim Jong Nam was in Malaysia on a work visa and had business discussions with the company which "hired" him.