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HRW Says Bauxite Mining Boom in Guinea Threatens Locals

WASHINGTON Mabinty lives in a village in Guinea’s Boke region, about 250 kilometers northwest of Conakry, the capital.Like much of Boke, Mabinty’s village has been covered in a film of red dirt.A spring that once…

HRW Says Bauxite Mining Boom in Guinea Threatens Locals

WASHINGTON Mabinty lives in a village in Guinea’s Boke region, about 250 kilometers northwest of Conakry, the capital.Like much of Boke, Mabinty’s village has been covered in a film of red dirt.A spring that once…

MALAYSIA: WOMAN STOPPED FROM JUMPING OFF PENANG BRIDGE

BUTTERWORTH, Malaysia PLUS patrol staff, policemen and fire and rescue personnel prevented a woman from jumping off the Penang Bridge at Km1.0 on the road leading to George Town early today. Seberang Perai Tengah District…

MALAYSIA: WOMAN STOPPED FROM JUMPING OFF PENANG BRIDGE

BUTTERWORTH, Malaysia PLUS patrol staff, policemen and fire and rescue personnel prevented a woman from jumping off the Penang Bridge at Km1.0 on the road leading to George Town early today. Seberang Perai Tengah District…

FORMER MALAYSIAN DEPUTY PM ANWAR WINS BY-ELECTION TO BECOME PARLIAMENTARIAN

PORT DICKSON, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, Oct 14 (NNN-BERNAMA) – Former Malaysian deputy Prime Minister, Anwar Ibrahim, returned to the political centre stage, after winning a by-election to become a member of parliament (MP), late on…

MALAYSIA: I’M NOT ACTIVE IN SPORTS, DON’T BE LIKE ME – DR MAHATHIR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 13 (NNN-Bernama) — Looking healthy and fit at the age of 93, one would think that Dr Mahathir Mohamad must have exercised daily, perhaps for hours. To the thousands of people…

MALAYSIA: I’M NOT ACTIVE IN SPORTS, DON’T BE LIKE ME – DR MAHATHIR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 13 (NNN-Bernama) — Looking healthy and fit at the age of 93, one would think that Dr Mahathir Mohamad must have exercised daily, perhaps for hours. To the thousands of people…