The order came amid an investigation that Park Geun-hye let an old friend to interfere in important state affairs.
Bersih chief Maria Chin Abdullah was detained for more than two hours for questioning, just weeks before a big protest rally planned against PM Najib Razak.
Tens of thousands of Thais gathered at Bangkok's Grand Palace hoping to pay their respects before the funeral urn of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Turkey expects to take delivery of its first Lockheed Martin Corp F-35A fighter jets in 2018 and has decided to order a second batch.
The foul-mouthed Philippine president says he has promised to God he won't spew expletives again.
Islamic State forces in Iraq killed at least 232 people on Wednesday who refused to obey their orders, the UN said.
National Geographic's famed green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gulla has made her first appearance before a court.
Dimaukom and the 9 others were killed they opened fire from 3 cars on officers at a checkpoint in North Cotabato province.
Judge Sarah Huggett described the crimes as "atrocious in the extreme."
Rebel media in Yemen said the missile targeted an international airport in Jiddah.