PORT DICKSON - A helicopter pilot had to make an emergency landing at a school field here after the windscreen of his aircraft was shattered after it was struck by a bird. Source: News
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) lashed out at debt rating agencies on Saturday, calling their references to political risk in recent reviews of the country as mischievous and unscientific. Source: News
South Africa's Tutu out of hospital after treatment CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Retired South African cleric and anti-apartheid campaigner Archbishop Desmond Tutu was discharged from hospital on Wednesday, after he was re-admitted on Saturday to treat an infection, his family said.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang Bhd, which a year ago bagged the Government’s approval in principle to modernise the national immigration system’s core applications and infrastructure, has clinched the Cabinet’s green light to implement the project under a 15-year, RM3.5bil concession. Source: Business
ATHENS (Reuters) - A senior Russian diplomat was found dead in his Athens apartment on Monday, a Greek police official said. Source: News
Qatar sees foreign intervention 'changing equation' of Syria war SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Outside powers need to act fast to protect Syrians because foreign military backing for the government is "changing the equation" of the war, Qatar's foreign minister said on Wednesday.
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's government said on Thursday it would try harder to combat Islamist radicalisation in its prisons and on the internet and it defended plans to build more detention centres for migrants who have no right to stay in the country. Source: News
DAKAR (Reuters) - A new armed group in Central African Republic has killed at least 50 civilians and displaced around 17,000 in a growing campaign to control parts of the country's northwest, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report on Tuesday. Source: News