July 26, 2017

Sri Ram blames Mahathir, ex-AG for removing judicial power

                KUALA LUMPUR: A retired judge has alleged that Dr Mahathir Mohamad and former attorney-general (AG) Abu Talib Othman […]
July 6, 2017

Singapore to Delay Market Risk Rules for Banks, Reuters Says

Singapore’s banking regulator has told lenders it will delay the implementation of global rules designed to rein in trading risks by a year, Reuters reported. The […]
July 6, 2017

Malaysia, Singapore top in cyber security, says UN survey

Malaysia, Singapore and United States are the three countries most committed to cybersecurity, according to a United Nations survey. Malaysia scores 0.89 in the Global Cybersecurity […]
July 6, 2017

Cambodia growing fast, says World Bank

The World Bank says Cambodia along with Laos and Myanmar are the fastest growing economies in East Asia. Ellen Goldstein, the newly appointed World Bank director […]
July 18, 2017

Tshering Tobgay

Tshering Tobgay is a Bhutanese politician and the Prime Minister of Bhutan since July 27, 2013. He is the leader and one of the founders of […]
July 11, 2017
Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor

About Shashi Tharoor Shashi Tharoor is a member of the Indian Parliament and also a columnist, author, human rights activist, and a former UN envoy. He […]
July 6, 2017

Mahathir Mohamad

Mahathir Mohamad is known as one of the most successful prime ministers in Malaysia’s history. It was clear by Mahathir’s performance in school that he was […]
July 18, 2017

Bhutan: kingdom of the clouds

Bhutan is an otherworldly place, where Buddhist traditions mix with a new-found modernity and great reverence is shown to tigers, Steven Seagal and the flaming thunderbolt […]
July 11, 2017

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has seduced travellers for centuries. Marco Polo described it as the finest island of its size in the world, while successive waves of Indian, […]

Quote of the week

If people in the media cannot decide whether they are in the business of reporting news or manufacturing propaganda, it is all the more important that the public understand that difference, and choose their news sources accordingly.

-Thomas Sowell