CAMERON HIGHLANDS, Malaysia (Sin Chew Daily / ANN) – Yoshinori Mochizuki, a 73-year-old retired teacher from Japan, picks up garbage three … More
As an incentive to attract visitors back to the country in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, Egypt is reducing … More
A trip to Wang Yang can yield visitors a bumper crop of water chestnuts
Covid-19 forced millions of travelers to stay home, but airline mechanics and engineers have kept themselves busy in air hubs nationwide. Their primary mission these past two months: ensuring that their sleeping fl
Gawai Dayak this year is not going to be like all the Gawai of the past, but conditional movement control … More
Al-Aqsa mosque reopened to worshippers on Sunday after a two-and-a-half month coronavirus closure
With six months left before the government’s term ends, analysts are predicting that elections will be called in July, as soon as the second phase of the economy’s reopening kicks in
But there are questions over whether voters will accept the PAP’s urgency to call the vote, and the opposition wants more clarity on pandemic-era campaigning
The weakness of the Perikatan Nasional government-without-people’s-mandate has given birth to a lot of rumours surrounding its future. Even scandal-ridden … More
When the world looked to Asia for successful examples in handling the novel coronavirus outbreak, much attention and plaudits were … More
PUTRAJAYA : Malaysia is optimistic that it will be able to break the Covid-19 infection chain not too long from … More
The Malaysian economy is about to feel the full brunt of the coronavirus pandemic. After posting its slowest growth since … More
A podcast investigating a rumour that Wind of Change, the 1990 song from German rock band Scorpions, was written by … More
Hydrocarbon exploration by Malaysia’s Petronas recently triggered a three-way standoff in the South China Sea that lasted nearly six months. It only … More
Already under threat, Venice’s traditional gondola shipyards now lie silent apart from the gentle sound of canal water lapping at their doorsteps.
JAKARTA, INDONESIA – Six activists charged with treason in Jakarta for organizing a protest rally last August outside the presidential … More
Ecommerce giant Bukalapak and ride-hailing titan Grab have announced a strategic partnership that aims to empower small-business owners, particularly traditional … More
Almost all of the younger PPBM members I interviewed told me they joined the party because of Dr Mahathir. They were born in the early 1980s and for the first 22 years of their lives, he was prime minister. They were too young to understand the criticisms thrown at him at that time. But they saw modern infrastructure being built daily in a country that was enjoying respectable economic growth.
Swaths of coastline covered with squat lobster, which cling to the sand at high tide and then perish The sandy … More
“Nobody knows how many people have died. It could be 50 or even more,” recalls Khadiza Begum. The 50-year-old was … More
Investigators and rescue officials have found around Rs 30 million (USD 185 thousand) in cash in the wreckage of the … More
The coronavirus still has a long way to go. That’s the message from a crop of new studies across the … More
Water access also dovetails into another important public health challenge for the Navajo — a high rate of diabetes, which has been shown to worsen the disease progression of the COVID-19 illness by supercharging an abnormal immune response that ravages the lungs.
Sugary beverages are often more readily available than clean water, driving up Type-2 diabetes rates among Navajo to two to four times that among whites.
Colombo, 29 May 2020 : The rescued Black Leopard – is it a new breed or one with color mutation? … More
Cyprus hopes to attract tourists after its coronavirus lockdown by paying the medical costs of anyone who tests positive for … More