National Teaching Service dropped, government confirms

  Image caption Under the scheme, outstanding teachers would work in deprived areas for up to three years A scheme to recruit good teachers to work in deprived areas has been dropped, the government has confirmed. The National...

Yadim demands Myanmar suspension from Asean, intervention by ICJ | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: The coalition of Malaysian Islamic non-governmental organisations (NGOs) has urged Asean countries to suspend Myanmar’s membership in the regional pact until the Rohingya crisis is resolved. Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (Yadim) head Dr...

Chilean court rejects demand against Israeli judges – World

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) " A Chilean court has rejected lawsuits filed in the South American country against three current or former Israeli Supreme Court justices for endorsing the construction of the West Bank separation...

David Beckham tattoos come to life for child abuse campaign

Image copyright Unicef Image caption Animated tattoos come to life to illustrate the long-lasting harm caused by violence against children David Beckham's tattoos have taken on a life of their own in a Unicef film highlighting physical and...
Salmond: Holyrood could provoke crisis over Brexit

Salmond: Holyrood could provoke crisis over Brexit

Salmond: Holyrood could provoke crisis over Brexit The Scottish parliament could provoke a constitutional crisis over Brexit, says former first minister Alex Salmond. Scottish Conservative chief whip John Lamont said: "The SNP is quite happy with...

Moving Forward in Southeast Asia

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks after arriving from Malaysia at Davao International airport in Davao city in southern Philippines, November 11, 2016. (Lean Daval, Jr./Reuters) Although Southeast Asia was not mentioned often during the...