MALAYSIA: GOODS TRAIN DERAILS, NORTHBOUND RAIL SERVICES DISRUPTED. A fireman inspects a cargo train derailment near Ipoh city, central Malaysia on Oct 28, 2016. The train slipped off the track at Batu Gajah, disrupting national train services on the north and south line. Railway officials said the train was headed for Tasek from Kuang, Selangor state to collect a load of cement when the incide... Read More
DIWALI CELEBRATED IN MALAYSIA. Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) student, Mohammad Ikhwan Ibrahim, 26, completing a peacock shaped sand sculpture at Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak (KOMTAR) in Penang, Malaysia on Oct 27, 2016. The sand sculpture was done in conjunction with Deepavali celebration or Festival of Lights that will be celebrated by Hindu devotees on Oct 29, 2016. According to Ikhwan or bette... Read More
LPGA GOLF TOURNAMENT IN MALAYSIA. Michelle Wie of the United States follows her shot on the seventh hole during the first round of the 2016 Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia held at East Course, TPC Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Oct 27, 2016. Wie scored 5-under-par 66 on Thursday. Photo courtesy Bernama images ... Read More
MALAYSIAN MOTORCYCLE GRAND PRIX. Repsol Honda Team Rider Marc Marquez (right) with Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi in a press conference in conjunction with Shell Motorcycle Grand Prix Malaysia 2016 at Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia on Oct 27, 2016. The 17th round of the World Motorcycle Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit will be held from Oct 29-30. Photo courtesy Bernama ima... Read More
MALAYSIA WOMENS INT GOLF: YANG TAKES TWO SHOT LEAD IN OPENING ROUND. World number 10, Amy Yang during a tee shot in 2016 Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia held at East Course, TPC Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Oct 27, 2016. Amy stormed home with an eight-under 63 to take a two shot lead in the opening round. Photo courtesy Bernama images ... Read More
MALAYSIA DRAW 1-1 WITH SOUTH KOREA. Malaysian player, Faizal Saari (second, right) tackled by South Korea's, Seunghoon Lee in Asia Championship Trophy (ACT) at Kuantan Hockey Stadium, Malaysia on Oct 27, 2016. Malaysia drew 1-1 draw against South Korea. The championship held from Oct 20-30 at Kuantan Hockey Stadium is participated by Asia's best teams from India, Pakistan, South Korea, China ... Read More
MOSUL BATTLE: DAESH LOSES HUNDREDS OF FIGHTERS. Iraqi federal police forces take part in an operation against Deash militants near the village of Sin al-Dhuban on Oct 27, 2016, during the operation to retake the main hub city from Deash militants. Military sources said that between 800 and 900 Daesh fighters have been killed since the operation to recapture Mosul city. Photo courtesy Agencies... Read More
WORLD WILDLIFE 'FALLS BY 58% IN 40 YEARS. A male Lion looks out from his enclosure at London Zoo, in London on Oct 27, 2016. Environmentalists are warning that global wildlife populations have fallen an average of 58 percent when compared to the 1970s, in “The Living Planet” report from WWF (WORLD WILDLIFE FUND) and the Zoological Society of London. Photo courtesy Alastair Grant ... Read More
CRITICALLY ENDANGERED BABY HIPPO. A newly born critically endangered eastern black rhino walks in its enclosure at the zoo in Dvur Kralove, Czech Republic on Oct 27, 2016. The female baby was born on Oct. 12, 2016, and is yet to be named. Photo courtesy Petr David Josek ... Read More
MISS PHILIPPINES KYLIE VERZOSA CROWNED MISS INTERNATIONAL 2016. Miss Philippines Kylie Verzosa reacts after being crowned 2016 Miss International during the final of the beauty pageant in Tokyo, Japan on Oct 27, 2016. The 24-year-old added she believes she is prepared to take on the responsibility of being Miss International 2016.This is Philippines' 6th Miss International crown. The country l... Read More
VENEZUELAN OPPOSITION PROTESTS SPARK FRESH ANTI-GOVERNMENT VIOLENCE. A demonstrator walks past a burning tire during a protest demanding the ouster of President Maduro in San Cristobal, Venezuela on Oct 26, 2016. A Venezuelan policeman died after being shot during an opposition protest in the province of Miranda, Minister of the Interior and Justice Nestor Reverol said, adding there were two ... Read More
MOTOGP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN MALAYSIA. Malaysian Motogp Petronas rider Hafiz Syahrin Abdullah was given rousing applause at the press conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Oct 26, 2016. The 17th round of the World MotoGP at Sepang International Circuit will be held from Oct 29-30 and tickets are reportedly sold out. Photo courtesy Bernama images ... Read More
GOLF:LPGA MALAYSIA PRO-AM TOURNAMENT. US golfer Michelle Sung Wie during the Sime Darby Ladies Professional Golf Association Malaysia 2016 Championship at the Kuala Lumpur Tournament Players Club (TPC) in Bukit Kiara, Malaysia on Oct 26 , 2016. The US$1.8 million (RM7.5 million) tournament is from Oct 27 to Oct 30, 2016. Photo courtesy Bernama images ... Read More
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MANILA, Oct 28 (NNN-PNA) -- The Philippine said Friday the recent successful visit of President Rodrigo Duterte to Japan has yielded 12 signed business agreements valued at USD1.8 billion.
”These are not government contracts but private-to-private joint undertakings,” Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella said in a press briefing at the ...
WASHINGTON, Oct 28 (NNN-MENA) - The IMF said Thursday, that, Egypt has made "good progress" on reforms, ahead of receiving a three-year USD 12 billion loan, but said, there ...
NAIROBI, Oct 28 (NNN-KBC) -- Justice George Odunga has directed Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Joseph Boinet, Kenya's top police officer, to personally execute a warrant of arrest against the Principal ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 28 (NNN-EFE)--More than 1,000 educational institutions across Brazil remained under student occupation on Thursday in a protest against the agenda of President Michel Temer, who took ...
HAVANA, Oct 28 (NNN-Xinhua) -- Visiting Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa met with Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, and expressed his condemnation for the ongoing U.S.-led trade embargo ...