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World 28 Nov 2020 | 3:32 AM

Over 43,000 Ethiopians flee into Sudan amid ongoing clashes: UNHCR

ADDIS ABABA, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the UN Refugee Agency, on Friday disclosed that more than 43,000 Ethiopians fled to neighboring Sudan amid the ongoing fighting between the Ethiopian federal government and an insurgent Northern Tigray regional government.

Nation 13 Nov 2020 | 7:00 AM

Suhakam: Address crowded prisons

PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has urged the government to consider releasing those remanded for petty and non-violent crimes to reduce overcrowding in prisons in order to check the spread of Covid-19.

Nation 21 Oct 2020 | 7:00 AM

It’s a tough job but someone has to do it

SEREMBAN: In the fight against Covid-19, they are everywhere but not many Malaysians are aware that the police played a crucial role in helping stem the spread of the virus.