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China marks the end of World War II as it pays tribute to peace with a parade in Beijing with China Daily providing an up-to-date full coverage. Chinese President Xi Jinping and South Korean President Park Geun-hye agree to hold talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in late October or early November in South Korea, The Japan News quotes a report as saying. South Korea and the United States plan to conduct a joint drill next week on countering possible biological attacks on the Korean Peninsula, a report in The Korea Herald states. Malaysian police will summon Dr Mahathir Mohamad for questioning over comments he made at the protest against Malaysian PM Najib Razak, The Straits Times reports. Warrants out for eight suspects so far in the August 17 bombing in Bangkok, The Nation notes.
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