MOHD AZMAWI FIKRI IS BN CANDIDATE FOR NENGGIRI BY-ELECTION

KOTA BHARU, Kelantan UMNO Youth chief Mohd Azmawi Fikri Abdul Ghani has been named as the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate for next month’s Nenggiri state by-election.

This was announced by Kelantan UMNO liaison committee chairman Datuk Ahmad Jazlan Y…

COPS NAB MAN FOR SUSPECTED ABUSE OF SIX-YEAR-OLD BOY

KUALA LUMPUR, Police have arrested a man in connection with the suspected abuse of a six-year-old boy.

Petaling Jaya District police chief ACP Shahrulnizam Ja’afar said the 36-year-old man, who is also a teacher, was arrested in Ampang, Selangor at 1…

Deputy PM receives outgoing Chinese ambassador

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang hosted a reception in Hanoi on July 18 for Chinese ambassador to Vietnam Xiong Bo who came to say goodbye at the end of his tenure.

Source: Vietnam News Agency

Da Nang forum connects regional, int’l scholars in training, research

The second ASEAN Consortium for Innovation and Research (ACIR) plus forum was held in the central city of Da Nang on July 18, aiming to promote the quality of training, innovation, and scientific research. The ACIR+ 2024, held by the Vietnam – Korea U…

PH Army test-fires Israeli-made Sabrah light tank guns

MANILA: The Philippine Army’s (PA) 1st Tank Battalion has test-fired the 105mm main guns of its newly acquired light tanks from Israel.

In a Facebook post Wednesday night, the 1st Tank Battalion said the test fire was held during the familiarization …

OPAPRU: Basilan arms surrender pact ‘milestone’ in peace process

MANILA: The Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) on Thursday welcomed the recently-signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the surrender of light weapons and firearms in Basilan province as a milestone in …

1st film education convention set in September

MANILA: The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) will stage the first Film Education Convention (FilmEC) on Sept. 17 to 18 at the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde.

Aside from screening short films by students, the FilmEC will gather…