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A new report by the National Audit Office has found that "repeated human errors over many years" have contributed to the underpayment of 134,000 pensions.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 — All adult non-Malaysians, including undocumented migrants, in Perak can now receive their Covid-19 shots at any walk-in vaccination centre throughout the state, Mentri Besar...
Former US president Donald Trump on Tuesday filed a $100 million lawsuit against his estranged niece Mary Trump and The New York Times, alleging they engaged in "an insidious plot" to obtain his tax returns for the paper's Pulitzer Prize-winning investigation of his finances.
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Indigenous activists in Brazil asked Norway's embassy in the capital Brasilia to grant "refugee" status to a Jatoba tree in a symbolic protest on Tuesday against the destruction of the Amazon rainforest.It was staged by the Articulation of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil, or APIB, and coincided with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's appearance at the United Nations General Assembly.Deforestation has increased under Bolsonaro's government, whie he pushes to open more of the Amazon to mining and agriculture.At the UN this week, he promised to end illegal deforestation, although environmental groups were skeptical.APIB leader Sonia Guajajara pleaded for help to save the tree and the Amazon rainforest, saying Norway is the only country that has legally stopped deforestation.The Norwegian embassy in Brasilia opened its gates to the protestors' truck and the Jatoba tree was planted on embassy grounds.The Jatoba is sometimes referred to as Brazilian Cherry due to its burgundy-colored hard wood.It grows in the Amazon and other biomes of South America.Indigenous people use its sap for medicinal purposes.
The rocker said of the late drummer, "We miss him as a band, we miss him as friends on and off the stage."
Damien Bendall is accused of killing John Paul Bennett, Lacey Bennett, their mother Terri Harris, and Lacey’s friend Connie Gent.
China's pledge to stop building coal-fired power plants overseas could cull $50 billion of investment as it slashes future carbon emissions, analysts said, although Beijing's own domestic coal programme is still propping up the dirty fossil fuel. Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a pre-recorded address at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday that China would help developing countries build green energy production and halt construction of coal power plants abroad. China has been under international pressure to announce an end to overseas coal financing as part of its updated package of national climate pledges to be submitted to the United Nations.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 — Malaysia recorded 14,990 new Covid-19 infections over the past 24 hours, with Selangor the only state above the 2,000-mark at 2,414 new infections. Health director-general...
India’s Viacom18 Studios and media personality Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions have partnered for a theatrical and broadcast distribution slate. The two entities will collaborate on a range of Hindi-language films, which are in various stages of production and are expected to release over the next 18 – 24 months. Films under the deal include “Rocky […]
Telugu-language cinema stars Venkatesh Daggubati (“Narappa”) and his nephew Rana Daggubati (“Baahubali”) will star in Netflix India crime drama series “Rana Naidu,” an adaptation of Showtime series “Ray Donovan.” Produced by Locomotive Global Inc., the action drama will follow the life of Rana Naidu, the go-to person for everyone in Bollywood when they have a […]
Netflix has acquired the Roald Dahl Story Company and will expand their existing deal to create a universe spanning several formats. The current deal covers a slate of animated TV shows, including a series based on the world of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” from Taika Waititi and Phil Johnston. In addition, Netflix is working […]
If we have learned anything from movies of recent years, it is that moving into one’s dream house will surely lead to terror and death. That improbable yet familiar arc is traced again in “Intrusion,” wherein the domesticity under threat belongs to a wide-eyed Freida Pinto. Director Adam Salky and writer Christopher Sparling’s thriller will […]
TrustNordisk has closed key deals on John Andreas Andersen’s anticipated Norwegian disaster film “The North Sea.” Now in post-production, the ambitious movie is produced by Fantefilm Fiksjon, which previously delivered the Scandinavian blockbusters “The Quake” and “The Wave” that TrustNordisk sold around the world. The film, the trailer for which has just been unveiled by […]
Play virtual escape room at one of Singapore’s spookiest This article, Go ghost hunting at Old Changi Hospital just in time for Halloween, originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia's leading alternative media company.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 — The Ministry Of Health (MoH) must be fully transparent with all the data it has gathered regarding Covid-19 vaccinations and their side effects given its plan to administer...
Dolla is the third Malaysian act to grace the Times Square billboard. This article, Malaysian girl group Dolla featured on Times Square billboard in New York, originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia's leading alternative media company.
Footage taken by an Australian zoo in Somersby, New South Wales, shows the adorable moment a kangaroo joey took his first hops.This footage, released by the Australian Reptile Park, shows Jumping Jack the eastern grey kangaroo joey bounding out of his mother’s pouch and exploring his enclosure.The park’s director Tim Faulkner said, “I love when we see Kangaroo joeys begin to pop their heads out of the pouch, and we’ve seen a few after the past few weeks! It’s always so exciting when they take the great big leap from Mum’s pouch, is there anything cuter than the first wobbly hops of roo joey?! And Jumping Jack is certainly living up to that!”. Credit: Australian Reptile Park via Storyful