Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda has instructed returning officers to remain alert about violence ahead of the district elections scheduled to be held on from March 10.
US President Donal Trump said he is in no rush to denuclearize North Korea. “I have no pressing time schedule. As long as there’s no testing, I’m in no rush. But I would like to see ultimately the denuclearization of North Korea.”
Supporters of the National League for Democracy are planning to stage a rally in support of amending Myanmar’s 2008 Constitution in Yangon on February 24.
Two Italian tourists and an elephant trainer were hurt when a bull elephant went berserk at a tourist site in Phangnga Province yesterday.
Two Papuan organizations have declared that they will boycott Indonesia’s presidential election on April 17.
Pressure on Thailand Prime Minister Prayut has mounted yesterday as two more political parties called for his resignation and questioned his visit to Chatuchak Market in Bangkok on February 16.
Last week, seven defectors from the United Malays National Organization (UMNO) were officially accepted into the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM or Bersatu), the political party of Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
Two supporters of the Youth Congress were murdered by unidentified assailants in the Kasargod district of Kerala yesterday.
Former President and Democratic Party Chairman Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will not participate in any campaign events for Prabowo Subianto.
Roads in several areas of Yangon will be closed for filming of a movie by Shaw Brother Pictures International Ltd.