How Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh fought back from Bastar Maoist crisis

It is understood that, despite DNA testing that will take weeks to complete, a dental file sent from Germany to the island of Papeete where the charred bones were sent for analysis shows the remains to be positively identified as hi

Baju, a construction worker from southern India, said on Wednesday that recruitment of workers from his country and others such as Bangladesh and Nepal would continue regardless of what happens in Switzerlan

Najib conceded the election in a news conference but has not been seen in public since. He did not attend the swearing-in ceremony at the palace. (Additional reporting by A.Ananthalakshmi, Joseph Sipalan, Emily Chow, Praveen Menon, and Fathin Ungku Writing by Praveen Menon Editing by Raju Gopalakrishnan and Mark Heinrich)

State BJP leaders agreed. But Aman Kumar Singh, the then secretary (now principal secretary) to the chief minister, vehemently argued in a closed-door meeting with Raman Singh that the government’s unwillingness to face the media would do irreparable damage to its imag

Mahathir, 92, dubbed the “Father of Modern Malaysia” during his previous 22 years in power until 2003, was dressed in a traditional black “baju melayu” tunic and sarong, with an Islamic cap on his head.

Foreign laborers working on the construction site of the al-Wakrah football stadium, one of the Qatar’s 2022 World Cup stadiums, walk back to their accomodation at the Ezdan 40 compound after finishing work on May 4, 2015 ©Marwan Naamani (AFP/Fil

Mahathir has repeated a promise to repeal a deeply unpopular goods and services tax (GST) introduced by Najib and review foreign investments, including major situs judi slot terbaru infrastructure projects that are part of China’s Belt and Road initiative.

And as if star power wasn’t enough, couturier JJ Valaya added an extra edge of glamour with his latest range of formal ethnic wear that featured sari, lehengas and kurti combos. Two shows were held on the last day, showcasing one key look from each participating jewellery bran

Lakhan and Baju were carrying cash rewards of Rs10,000 each, he said.

All Maoists were involved in several cases of crime in the region ranging from loot, arson, murder and attack on police party, he said, adding their interrogation was o

Mahathir was known for his strongarm, sometimes pugnacious style of rule intolerant of dissent from 1981 to 2003, but also for transforming his Southeast Asian country from a sleepy backwater into a modern industrialised nation.

Style icon Sonam was the showstopper for the first show and looked elegant and fresh in a textured orange crepe sari and sleeveless blouse teamed with a diamond, emerald, pearl and gold necklace and baju band

Stunned, the opposition Congress lashed out at the state government, accusing it of failing to provide adequate security to the party’s parivartan yatra in the Maoist-dominated Bastar region. Many felt the situation then was threatening the very survival of the BJP government as the entire state was in shock over the gory attac

According to Human Rights Watch, transgender people in Malaysia ‘face arbitrary arrest, physical and sexual assault, imprisonment, discriminatory denial of health care and employment, and other abuses’. 

For two days after the incident the state government was reluctant to speak to the media. Even a section of bureaucracy strongly suggested that the government should lie low and allow the situation to pass ove

Hundreds of Malaysians lined the road leading to the palace, waving party flags and cheering. The Election Commission announced the result long before dawn and there was some consternation in the capital Kuala Lumpur over the time taken to swear in the new prime minister.

She wore her hair partly pinned up with the remaining tresses cascading down her shoulders. She added to the glam hair-do with a massive maang tikka and earrings set in gold and emeralds. Completing the look were a gold floral bracelet and bracelet rin

Justice for Sisters, a Malaysian transgender rights group, said calls for restrictive measures against LGBTQ+ people have been on the rise and anti-gay sentiments have increased since Nur Sajat was arrested, according to . 

While outside the Gulf, some of the footballing fraternity fulminated with fury at the FIFA corruption scandal, unions and rights groups continued to point the finger over labour conditions in 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar, South Africa denied bribery claims and Interpol put FIFA members on their most wanted list, inside the tiny Gulf state all was cal

Those arrested were identified as – Sarju Korram, Jairam Salaam, Mangtu Korram, Durri Salaam, Ratu Korram, Sudren Salaam and three wanted rebels – Lakhan Potai, Beersingh Korram and Baju Potai – all aged between 25 and 45 years, Sharma sai

The vast armies of blue-overalled migrant workers could be seen working away in temperatures which tipped past 50 degrees celsius (122 degrees farenheit), Doha’s notoriously busy roads were crammed full as usual and even the Qatar stock market finished the day pretty much as it starte