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More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in the Sri Lanka landslide, according to The Straits Times. Chinese FM Wang Yi said that all countries will be 'respected guests' at the Apec event while the media discuss the possible meeting between Chinese and Japanese leaders, says China Daily. Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra will face impeachment proceedings for alleged failure to stop corruption in her government's rice-pledging scheme, The Nation reports. Hopes for inter-Korean dialogue further dimmed as Pyongyang demanded Seoul change its stance on anti-North Korea leaflets as a condition to the resumption of talks, writes The Korea Herald. The number of hungry Filipino families surged to 4.8 million in September, according to the latest Social Weather Stations report, Philippine Daily Inquirer reports. 

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