Malaysia

Meeting Obama would have been helpful, says Anwar

Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) said today a meeting with US President Barack Obama during a coming visit to Malaysia would have been "consistent with US democratic ideals", after Washington said there would be no such encounter. But Anwar, who was convicted of sodomy in March and whose opposition is engaged in... Read More

Malaysia Airlines passengers make their way to the international departure hall at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, after their flight to Bangalore last night had to make an emergency landing at KLIA four hours after take-off. – The Malaysian Insider pic, April 21, 2014.

Malaysia Airlines passengers make their way to the international departure hall at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, after their flight to Bangalore last night had to make an emergency landing at KLIA four hours after take-off. – The Malaysian Insider pic, April 21, 2014.

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