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Malaysian ringgit opens easier against US dollar

By Harizah Hanim Mohamed KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 2 (NNN-Bernama) — The Malaysian ringgit opened lower against the US dollar on…

Peru, center of origin and world producer of organic cacao

LIMA, Oct 2 (NNN-ANDINA) — For the 12th year in a row, Peru commemorates “Cacao and Chocolate Day” on Oct…

Body of missing Indian tourist found in Malaysia

CAMERON HIGHLANDS (Malaysia), Oct 1 (NNN-Bernama) — The body of Indian national climber Nandan Suresh Nadkarni, 44, who went missing since…

Russian Pres Putin congratulates counterpart Xi on 74th anniversary of China’s founding: Kremlin

MOSCOW, Oct 1 (NNN-TASS) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on the 74th anniversary…

Melting pot of cultures makes Malaysia the perfect spot for Japan’s designer school to expand

By M.Saraswathi KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 1 (NNN-Bernama) — As a melting pot of various religions and cultures, Malaysia emerged as the…

New Zealand’s governor-general on state visit to Malaysia starting Sunday

PUTRAJAYA (Malaysia), Oct 1 (NNN-Bernama) — Malaysian King Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has consented to host the state…

Mohamed Muizzu wins Maldives presidential election

NEW DELHI, Oct 1 (NNN-Bernama) — Mohamed Muizzu will be the new president of the Maldives after he defeated incumbent…

Afghanistan embassy in New Delhi shuts down

NEW DELHI, Oct 1 (NNN-Bernama) — Afghanistan’s embassy in New Delhi has shut down as it lacks support from India…

Khorsheed Media Fest sheds light on women’s roles, voices through journalism

By Nabilah Saleh and Salawaty Supardi MASHHAD CITY (Iran), Sept 30 (NNN-Bernama) — The inaugural edition of the International Khorsheed…

Man Dies After Whale Hits Boat In Sydney

SYDNEY, Sept 30 (NNN-AAP) – Police in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW), today reported a fatal boat…