British Jews are taking German path to Europe following Brexit

Publication date 16 January 2019 | 15:00 | ICT

Two of British opera singer Simon Wallfisch’s great-grandparents were shot in mass graves by the Nazis and another died in a concentration camp.



  • Thai trial of model claiming Trump secrets set to begin

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 14:59 | ICT

    A Belarusian model who sensationally claimed she had proof of Russian efforts to help US President Donald Trump win office appeared in court on Tuesday for the expected start of her trial over running a “sex training course” in Thailand.

  • Thailand to make it rain as pollution chokes Bangkok

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 13:47 | ICT

    THAILAND is set to deploy rainmaking planes to seed clouds in an effort to tackle the pall of pollution that has shrouded the capital in recent weeks.

  • India temple trailblazers braving threats, family anger live on the run

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 13:15 | ICT

    Bindu Ammini and Kanakadurga are living on the run since infuriating Hindu traditionalists by entering one of India’s holiest temples that for generations banned nearly all women.

  • Calls for European boycott of Huawei

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 12:55 | ICT

    Europe is giving US-led calls for a boycott of Huawei 5G telecoms equipment a mixed reception, with some governments untroubled by spy suspicions against the Chinese giant, but others backing a ban.

  • Trump under fresh scrutiny over relationship with Putin

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 12:15 | ICT

    US President Donald Trump faced uncomfortable new questions on Sunday about his relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin despite his angry dismissal of a report that he has kept top aides in the dark about his private conversations with the Russian leader.

  • How Much Time Asians Spend Helping Their Child With Education?

    Publication date 14 January 2019 | 14:41 | ICT

    NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Indian parents spend far more time helping their child with their education compared to other countries of the world.

  • Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against sentence

    Publication date 14 January 2019 | 14:40 | ICT

    Two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar had their appeal dismissed on Friday, dismaying colleagues and tearful family members who had held slim hopes they would walk free.

  • Malaysian state selects new sultan, expected to be elected next king

    Publication date 14 January 2019 | 14:30 | ICT

    A Malaysian state announced it had a new sultan on Saturday, who is expected to be elected king after the former monarch abdicated following his reported marriage to a Russian former beauty queen.

  • VN launches first disability survey

    Publication date 14 January 2019 | 13:31 | ICT

    Over seven per cent of the population aged two years and older, or around 6.2 million people in Vietnam, have a disability, according to the first National Survey on People with Disabilities which was launched in Hanoi on Friday.

  • Afghan migrants returning from Iran hit record high

    Publication date 14 January 2019 | 13:30 | ICT

    The flow of Afghans forced to leave Iran turned into a flood in 2018, with a record nearly 800,000 coming back as renewed US sanctions sent the Iranian currency into freefall and fuelled inflation.