Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte says he personally killed people

Dec 14, 2016

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte says he personally killed people

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he personally killed suspected criminals when he was mayor of a southern city to set an example for police. Duterte made the comments in a speech to businessmen on Monday night as he discussed his campaign to eradicate ...

Philippine police murdered town mayor: investigators

Dec 6, 2016

Philippine police murdered town mayor: investigators

Philippine police murdered a town mayor while he was helpless in a jail cell, justice department investigators said Tuesday, contradicting claims by the accused and President Rodrigo Duterte that he was killed in a gun battle. The accusations by the National Bureau of Investigation ...

Nov 28, 2016

Nagano farmer finds dead man buried on his land

A body of a man was found buried Sunday on a farm in the village of Nanmoku, Nagano Prefecture, local police said. The body, apparently that of an adult male, had not decayed, the police said, adding the corpse was clad in jeans and ...

Nov 16, 2016

Japanese national found dead in Pakistan hotel

A Japanese national was found dead in a hotel in Rawalpindi on Tuesday morning, police said. Junior officer Mohammad Arshad at the Rawalpindi Cantonment Police Station said Akira Ota, as identified by his passport, had been staying in the hotel since Nov. 6. The ...