But the 69-year-old Southeast Asian leader has plans to stay in power for several years yet.
When one candidate posted evidence of a clean drugs test, his rivals competing in the Philippine presidential race felt compelled to follow.
Thai schools play host to a toxic mix of authoritarianism and patriarchy, with the sexual and physical abuse of students often going unchallenged.
A “tandem of the country's worst spoiled brats hailing from the worst political dynasties,” are frontrunners in the upcoming national elections.
The megachurch leader, who allegedly threatened women members with “eternal damnation” if they didn’t have sex with him, is Rodrigo Duterte’s spiritual adviser.
The political drama in the Philippines could put Netflix to shame.
Miss Universe Philippines’ discriminatory application requirements for trans women make it virtually impossible for them to compete.
He’s changed his mind about the war on drugs and the death penalty, but not about same-sex marriage.
Clue: They're shaped like a U and you've likely seen them without realising, too.
A 16-year-old with autism has been jailed for criticizing the government in a Telegram group, in a case highlighting the rapid deterioration of free speech in Cambodia.
Bree Jonson died under mysterious circumstances within 24 hours of arriving at her new beachside home with a billionaire’s son.
"Being fearless doesn’t mean you don’t feel afraid. It just means you know how to handle your fear."