Stunning revelations

Stunning revelations: Children are going hungry in rich Malaysia!

Stunning revelations: Are children going hungry in rich Malaysia? A study by the UN children’s programme says it is the case. The study shows youths living in US$30-a-month public housing units suffer more from stunting. it says those in Ghana are less impacted, however. Malaysia’s GDP is six times higher than Ghana’s. South China Morning […]

Bangkok beats Kuala Lumpur, Singapore in Millennial’s preferred cities

Bangkok, Thailand (No 42) beats both Kuala Lumpur (53) and Singapore (84) in the 2018 Millennial Cities Ranking. However, digitally native, entrepreneurial and well-travelled, millennials are not afraid to relocate halfway across the world. Nevertheless, Asian cities do not tempt them. They place Bangkok far behind Berlin, Germany (1), Montréal, Canada (2), London, United Kingdom […]

Two Christians whipped

Two Christians whipped in public under Shariah laws in Aceh

Two Indonesian Christians were publicly whipped for gambling in the province of Aceh, said the Wall Street Journal yesterday. It said this was a rare case of non-Muslims being punished under Islamic law. It also said this was indication Indonesia is shifting toward a more politicized brand of the religion associated with the Middle East. […]

Psychotropic hot-spot: Mauritius pharmacies blamed!

Pharmacies in Mauritius are put into a psychotropic hot-spot by a report in a local newspaper, Le Dimanche/L’Hebdo. The story relates to the fight against the traffic of psychotropic drugs in pharmacies. The reaction from the authorities were immediate, said Eshan Dinally, the journalist who investigated the issue. WFTV asked Dinally how did his article […]

Self-driving

Self-driving cars create amazing scene on Hong Kong bridge: Video

Self-driving cars rode over the world’s longest over the sea bridge, creating an amazing view. The cars were driving along the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge, which is the world’s longest over the sea bridge. The display took place on the eve of the Chinese New Year. Powered by Baidu’s Apollo technology, the cars were accompanied by drones […]