PENANG Top Stories

Ethnic Rohingya people walk to a temporary shelter after they landed in Aceh Besar, Indonesia, Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023.
AP / Muhammad Ahyar
2024-02-02, Al Jazeera
Malaysia is searching for dozens of Rohingya refugees and other people from Myanmar after they escaped from a temporary immigration detention centre in the country’s...
Kutupalong Refugee Camp for Rohingyas, Bangladesh
Creative Commons / Russell Watkins/Department for International Development
2023-09-27, Time Magazine
Pinned high on the wall of Muhammad Zubair’s bamboo shelter is a photo of his murdered friend. Mohib Ullah was gunned down in Kutupalong refugee camp in southern...
Anwar Ibrahim, center, and his wife Wan Azizah, right, cast his ballot during the election at a polling station
AP / Vincent Thian
2023-08-13, Al Jazeera
Malaysian Prime MinisterAnwar Ibrahim’s ruling coalition has retained control of three states in regional polls, although official results showed the opposition making...
Hong Kong Standard: Singapore Airlines is offering great airfares and enticing perks for travelers from Hong Kong to over 30 destinations worldwide, including Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Denpasar. With the launch of the "Time to Fly" fare campaign,...
The Manila Times: Fresh from its victory in last year's PCA Interclub team event, the Cebuana Lhuillier tennis team is set to compete in the Penang Sports ClubInternational Invitational Tournament slated on February...
Taipei Times: Photobooks documenting Taiwan’s past are displayed cheek-by-jowl with e-readers, while talks on AI and sustainability pervade the typical bookish conference By Thomas Bird / Staff reporter “You need to input your information here,” explains Ariel Hsiao (蕭嘉韋),...
The Hindu: ExperienceMalaysia’s Thaipusam festivities at this temple, where sacred meals honour tradition and devotion ......
Malaysian National News Agency: REGION - NORTHERN DUCK FARM DISCHARGE DID NOT AFFECT TREATED WATER QUALITY IN PENANG - PBAPP K. Pathmanathan. (File photo) " data-media="">...
The Star: GEORGE TOWN: The discharge from a duck farm in Sungai Lembu, which led to the pollution of two rivers in Kedah, did not affect the quality of treated water in Penang, says the Penang Water SupplyCorporation (PBAPP). Read full story ......
Public Technologies: ) Enovix Fab2 in Penang, MalaysiaBattery Formation, Fab2 Gen2 Conveyance, Fab2 Letter to Our Q4 2023 Shareholders February 2024 Fellow Shareholders, In the fourth quarter of 2023 we completed our acquisition of Routejade and positioned the company to scale...
Malaysian National News Agency: REGION - NORTHERN FRENCH MAN LOSES WAY IN PENANG NATIONAL PARKCredit: Penang's Fire and RescueDepartment "...
The Star: BALIK PULAU: A French man who lost his way during a hike at the Penang National Park in Teluk Bahang has been rescued after an eight-hour ordeal. Read full story ......
The Daily Mail: He's eaten in some of Britain's most lavish restaurants. But from seriously good Sichuan, to the delights of Mexico and Malaysia, and the nation's favourite Nando's, now critic TOM PARKER BOWLES rounds up the best bargain eats across the country... 1. Kebab...
China.dot.org: KUALA LUMPUR, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- The ongoing heatwave in parts of Malaysia has seen authorities warning citizens to take measures to protect their health. The worst-hit states are Perlis, Kedah, and...
The Star: GEORGE TOWN: Penang police busted a heroin processing laboratory after detaining a man and seizing various types of drugs, worth RM125,000, in a raid here on Saturday (Feb 17). Read full story ......