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Duterte orders annihilation of Abu Sayyaf after hostage beheading

-Reuters DAVAO CITY: After reports that Abu Sayyaf terrorists had beheaded an 18-year-old hostage, Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte (pic) said he had given orders to eliminate the organisation. “That’s why I’m sending the troops there and tell them to destroy … Continue reading

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Duterte orders soldiers: Finish off Abu Sayyaf

President Rodrigo Duterte said that the greatest threat to the country in the next five to ten years is terrorism. Philstar.com/File photo CEBU CITY, Philippines (PNA) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday night urged soldiers to increase their campaign against terrorism, including the … Continue reading

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Singapore MP resigns over affair with grassroots activist

Lim holding images of Ong at a rally last year SINGAPORE: People’s Action Party (PAP) Bukit Batok MP David Ong, who resigned suddenly on Saturday, is believed to have had an extramarital affair with a woman who is a grassroots … Continue reading

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Iran billionaire sentenced to death for corruption

TEHRAN: : Iran has sentenced billionaire tycoon Babak Zanjani, reportedly one of the country’s richest men, to death, convicting him of corruption after a long trial on accusations he fraudulently pocketed $2.8 billion. A justice official announced the punishment Sunday, … Continue reading

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‘Allah ordered’ child beheading, nanny says in Moscow court

Bobokulova has been undergoing psychiatric examinations since her detention over the murder of the girl, Nastya, whom the judge said was born in 2011. Investigators had initially estimated she was three or four years old. MOSCOW: A nanny accused of … Continue reading

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Najib’s in-law threatens store after being accused of taking 12 Hermes bags

Maira Nazarbayeva, the mother of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s son-in-law, is in the spotlight after allegedly using the prime minister’s name to threaten the president of a business. 20 Nov 2015: Maira Nazarbayeva, the mother of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s … Continue reading

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Who is Justin Trudeau, Canada’s next prime minister?

Image copyright Getty Images Justin Trudeau is on course to become the next prime minister of Canada. So, who is the Liberal leader and what change will he bring to the country? During one of the longest elections in Canada’s … Continue reading

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