Maria Serena Diokno was the chairwoman of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines.
Civilians refusing to allow rockets and snipers to be sited in their houses or whom IS suspects of leaking information or trying to flee are being killed.
The cabinet will ask the president of parliament to invite Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to become king.
The embattled South Korean president says she'll resign if parliament comes up with a plan for the safe transfer of power.
Najib Razak seeks to consolidate Malay Muslims’ support amid growing frustration over his administration.
Moscow is interest in supplying arms, weapons and transferring technology to the US's long-standing ally.
Philippine lender RCBC, which is at the center of US$81m heist, blamed Bangladesh central bank for being "negligent".
A former law firm receptionist who left school at 15 was on Tuesday named the first woman to become Australia's highest ranking judge.
The DPRK saw Fidel Castro as a comrade-in-arms against the common enemy of the United States.
President Maithripala Sirisena said he has already sent a message seeking US support to free Lankan troops from war crimes allegations.