Rodrigo Duterte

'Duterte death squad' to target Maoist assassins

President Duterte says his hitmen would take out communists who were deployed to kill police during the 1970s and '80s.

Rodrigo Duterte criticised over 'Duterte death squad' threat

Jamal Khashoggi

Questions swirl over Saudi crown prince's G20 meet in Argentina

Saudi's Mohammed bin Salman embarks on 'brotherly tour' ahead of Buenos Aires appearance amid Khashoggi murder fallout.

Questions swirl over Saudi crown prince's G20 meet in Argentina

Jamal Khashoggi

Report: Saudi royals turn on MBS after Khashoggi murder

Amid outcry over writer's killing, dozens of princes and cousins want to see change in line of succession, report says.

Report: Saudi royals turn on king's favourite son after killing

Jamal Khashoggi

UK calls for end to Yemen war, Khashoggi justice

Visiting Saudi Arabia on Monday, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt urges Riyadh to halt the bloody war in Yemen.

UK calls for end to Yemen war, Khashoggi justice

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi's fiancee speaks about 'death squad' killing

Hatice Cengiz tells Saudi leaders to return her fiance's remains, warns Trump not to 'pave the way for a cover-up'.

Khashoggi's fiancee speaks about 'death squad' killing

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi case: Is Saudi-Turkish investigation a mere formality?

Saudi-Turkish probe into disappearance represents a front to negotiate interests between the two nations, analysts say.

Khashoggi case: Is Saudi-Turkish investigation a mere formality?

Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi government planned Jamal Khashoggi hit: NY Times

Saudi writer was killed and dismembered in Istanbul consulate by hit squad deployed by Saudi leadership, report says.

Witness

Letters to a Serial Killer

Can a filmmaker learn who tried to kill her brother in Sweden by corresponding with a racist serial killer, Peter Mangs?

China

China: Attacker with knife kills nine schoolchildren

Schoolchildren attacked as they returned home in one of the deadliest rampages in recent years.

Knife attacker kills nine children, wounds 10 in China

Canada

Canadian shooter in deadly mosque attack pleads guilty

Alexandre Bissonnette pleaded guilty for last year's deadly attack on a Quebec City mosque that killed six worshipers.

Shooter in deadly Quebec mosque attack pleads guilty

Lebanon

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination

Former PM's killing was an 'act of terrorism' and could only have been carried out by sophisticated group, judge says.

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination

Pakistan

Pakistanis protest as police search for girl's killer

Pakistan's police are being criticised for failing to apprehend the man who raped and murdered a seven-year-old girl.

Pakistanis protest as police search for girl's killer

Malta

Ten arrested in Malta journalist murder investigation

Police detentions made across Malta as part of a joint operation with the armed forces and secret service.

Ten arrested in Malta journalist murder investigation

Malaysia

Two women plead not guilty to killing Kim Jong-nam

Trial begins in Malaysia for women who wiped deadly nerve agent VX on North Korean leader's half-brother.

Asia

Protests in India after schoolboy's murder in Gurugram

Seven-year-old found inside school toilet with his throat slit after bus conductor allegedly sexually assaulted him.

Protests in India after schoolboy's murder in Gurugram