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Duterte Accuses Philippine Senator Probing Killings Of Taking Drug Money

Pic: ReutersPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday accused a senator heading an inquiry into extra-judicial drug killings of taking bribes from jailed drug lords, which she immediately denied.

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Myanmar Sends Police, Soldiers To Protect Ancient Temples Damaged In Quake

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BAGAN/YANGON: Myanmar sent truckloads of soldiers and squadrons of police to protect and rebuild centuries-old Buddhist pagodas around the ancient capital of Bagan on Thursday, a day after at least 187 of the brick temples were damaged in a powerful earthquake.

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Man Beat A 7-Month-Old Girl To Death After Finding Out He Wasn't Her Father

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Man Beat A 7-Month-Old Girl To Death After Finding Out He Wasn't Her Father.

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Myanmar Weighs Damage After Earthquake Rattles Bagan

A photograper walks outside a collapsed pagoda after an earthquake in Bagan, Myanmar August 25, 2016. — Reuters picBAGAN, Myanmar: Officials picked through the wreckage of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in Myanmar's ancient capital Bagan today after a powerful earthquake rattled the top tourist destination, leaving three dead.

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Indonesian Navy Finds Tanker Hijacked Off Malaysian Coast

Indonesian Navy ship KRI Yos Sudarso takes part in the search operation for missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501, as seen from an Indonesian Hercules aircraft, south of Pangkalan Bun, central Kalimantan December 30, 2014. — Reuters picJAKARTA: Indonesia's navy said today it had found a tanker carrying almost US$400,000 (RM1,613,520) worth of diesel that was taken by its own crew last week due to a commercial dispute.

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Wait Time Down From 2 Hours To Pay Respects To Singapore’s Nathan

The queue outside Parliament House on Aug 25, 2016. — TODAY picSINGAPORE: At least 3,000 people have paid their respects to former president S.R. Nathan, as a long line formed outside Parliament House where his body lay in state today.

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Young Women Are Making Easy Money By Selling Their Used, Post-Sex Panties

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It is a sale like no other. Used panties, which sex acts are performed in, are being sold here through social media.

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Singapore Will Ban Civil Servants From Using The Internet

Public servants in Singapore will be barred from using the internet at work, under a new policy aimed at protecting the city-state from cyber attacks and espionage. As Reuters reports, computers in some Singaporean ministries are already disconnected, or "air-gapped," from the web, but security experts doubt that expanding the policy will do much to enhance cybersecurity.

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Woman Gets So Fed Up When Her Boyfriend Gets Drunk In Thailand She Films A Ladyboy Waking Him Up In The Morning Pretending They'd Had Sex

A brutal prank video shows a man reacting to being woken up by a Thai 'ladyboy' as his girlfriend gets revenge for his holiday antics in Bangkok.

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Italy Earthquake: Rescuers Race To Find Survivors

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Italian rescue workers toil through night after 6.2 magnitude quake hits central Italy, killing at least 247 people.

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