The leaders of Japan and the Philippines agreed Wednesday to cooperate in promoting regional peace and stability.
Suspected Islamic State fighters killed the civilians in revenge for the death of one of their commanders, a provincial official said.
The Social Democratic party broke up with its coalition partners on Monday over their refusal to back proposed constitutional reforms.
In Tokyo, Duterte said he wants foreign troops out of his country, possibly within the next two years.
Russia could shoot down a US aircraft if a no-fly zone were imposed over Syria, the US National Intelligence Director said.
A malfunction at Dreamworld threw two victims off the river rapids ride and left two others trapped inside.
Decommissioning the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant already has cost US$770 million over the last three years.
Russian defense ministry contradicted a monitor who says air strikes on some areas of Aleppo resumed on Saturday.
The 14-year-old Japanese Princess Aiko has been staying home since Sept 26, after complaining of stomach problems and dizziness.
The South Korean President’s apology came after reports that a woman at the center of a corruption scandal was involved in editing some of her speeches.