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People gather around officially published eligible-voter list to check names at a township Election Commission Office in Zabuthiri, Naypyitaw, Myanmar Monday, Nov. 2, 2015.
AP / Aung Shine Oo
2022-07-23, Manila Bulletin
THE HAGUE, NetherlandsThe UN’s highest court ruled on Friday that a landmark case accusing military-ruled Myanmar of genocide against minority Rohingya...
Police station in Mall of Medini in Legoland, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
WN / Emiko Silalahi
2022-04-20, Korea Times
In this photo released by the MalaysiaRoyalPolice, police detain Rohingya refugees who had escaped from the Sungai Bakap Temporary Immigration Depot, Penang, Malaysia,...
A column of smoke from burning oil tanks of Singapore Naval Base can be seen 14 miles away rises above the deserted streets of Singapore city
Public Domain
2022-02-25, Deccan Herald
The Japanese had imprisoned some 75,000 commonwealth soldiers in war camps on the swampy island of Singapore in the spring of 1942. One young Indian prisoner with a...
The Star: Come Nov 27, the PenangInternationalDragon Boat Festival is back on after two years. But the tradition of the race stretches even further than that. JoinThe Star in exploring its rich history. Read full story ......
Malaysian National News Agency: POLITICS Gerakan tells members to focus on next year's state polls - Dominic Lau Senator Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe...
The Star: With travelling plans on hold amid the Covid-19 pandemic, a tuk-tuk mobile cart selling nasi kenduri has brought a little bit of Thailand to Penang. Read full story ......
The Star: GEORGE TOWN: A pharmacy task force has been set up to make medical help more accessible in Penang, says Dr Norlela Ariffin. Read full story ......
Islington Tribune: George Martindale UNTIL the very end of his life, trade unionist and autodidact George Martindale continued to read the Morning Star on his iPad. According to his niece GillPeters, this ritual captures the two great animating forces in his life: a love of...
Public Technologies: ) Proposals for potential low/zero carbon pilot projects were presented at the 2nd National Stakeholders Roundtable, in Penang, Malaysia (23 November) as part of IMO's GreenVoyage2050...
Malaysian National News Agency: FEATURES COVID-19: New Daily Caseload Drops Further To 15,134 Tourists capturing moments in front of Perdana PutraBuilding which houses the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya. --fotoBERNAMA (2022) ALL RIGHTS RESERVED " data-media=""> 25/11/2022 02:17 PM By...
Malaysian National News Agency: GENERAL Number of divorces decreased by 7.1 pct in 2021 - DoSM Kredit : Fb Department of Statistics, Malaysia " data-media=""> 25/11/2022 04:03 PM PUTRAJAYA, Nov...
Public Technologies: ) Friday, 25 November 2022 KPS Posts Steady 3Q22 RevenueGrowth, Declares 6.5 sen Dividend Revenue grew 6%, with the trading and licensing business showing the strongest momentum Bottomline challenged by lower contributions from Toyoplas and associates Shah...
Henry Herald: It's a political journey decades in the making -- the transformation of a young student firebrand into an icon of democracy and eventually the leader of his country, via two stints in jail. Now age 75, Anwar Ibrahim has finally realized his dream by becoming...
Al Jazeera: Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaAnwar Ibrahim has started work as Malaysia’s prime minister after promising to lead a government inclusive of everyone in the multiethnic, multireligious Southeast Asian nation. Anwar clocked in at 9am (01:00 GMT) at the prime...
The Star: A MAN who was seen showcasing tai chi moves in the rain outside a shopping mall in Penang went viral on social media, China Press reported. Read full story ......
The Star: GEORGE TOWN: The feasibility study on the Penang undersea tunnel project has been submitted and the state government is waiting for the master plan for the expansion of the NorthButterworth Container Terminal (NBCT) to be finalised. Read full story ......
Malaysian National News Agency: REGION - NORTHERN Penang State Assembly adjourns sine die " data-media=""> 24/11/2022...