New MAS on firm footing with cost savings
KUALA LUMPUR: An initial cost savings of at least RM180 million from catering contracts plus a few hundred million more from lesser payroll expenses…
PAAB optimistic water assets transfer can be completed earlier
KUALA LUMPUR: Pengurusan Aset Air Bhd (PAAB) is optimistic that the transfer of water assets in Selangor to the company can be completed ahead of the…
NYPD Transit Cops Harassment for Filming
This video was recently uploaded to YouTube by Shawn Thomas.   You may remember him from a short, but to the point video we shared with you awhile…
Fourth body recovered from UK factory explosion
Just two weeks before the explosion decimated the factory, local council enforcement officers ordered a clean-up of the…
New York joins other cities and states in lifting minimum wage
The gradual increases to $15 an hour reflects fear of growing anger in the working class, but will still leave workers far short of a decent wage and…
UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie Pitt visits displaced people in Myanmars Kachin State
Geneva, 31 July 2015 UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie Pitt travelled to Myitkyina township in Kachin State on Thursday, where over 100,000 people…
Turkmenistan – Freelance journalist held incommunicado for past three weeks
Reporters Without Borders is extremely concerned about Saparmamed Nepeskuliev, a freelance reporter who went missing near the western city…
Blast kills at least 5 in Nigeria market – police, rescue worker
Blast kills at least 5 in Nigeria market - police, rescue worker [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
Kenya: Coast Region Plans to Form New Party
[The Star] Coast politicians plan to form Chama Cha Wapwani as their negotiating platform for 2017. [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
“Let yourself be open and life will be easier. A spoon of salt in a glass of water makes the water…”
“Let yourself be open and life will be easier. A spoon of salt in a glass of water makes the water undrinkable. A spoon of salt in a lake is almost…
How corruption of language demonising Muslims is a recipe for ‘radicalisation’
A terrorist is always a Muslim, and never described as such if others commit similar crimes and worse, says Nisar Ali…