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Nation 16 Aug 2015 | 12:00 AM

Support for elderly needed

A visit to a senior residency in the United States shows that active ageing is possible with some community initiatives.

Nation 29 Nov 2015 | 12:00 AM

Don: Ban vaping in private varsities too

PETALING JAYA: The ban on vaping in public universities should also be extended to private colleges and universities, says a behavioural change expert.

Education 24 Jul 2016 | 12:00 AM

Roadmap for early childhood education

Building on the momentum that first began in 2013, regional early childhood education advocates and experts finally agreed on the way forward by unveiling the Putrajaya Declaration here.

AseanPlus News 08 Sep 2016 | 12:00 AM

Xi hails progress made at G20 meet

BEIJING: Analysts said the G20 summit reflects a change of China’s role in global governance from a participator to a lead reformer.

Education 16 Oct 2016 | 12:00 AM

Lessons on global issues

PERAK held the World’s Largest Lesson (WLL) project across all districts in support of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

World 13 Dec 2016 | 5:34 PM

Focussed global strategy needed to end child slavery by 2025 - Jeffrey Sachs

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Countries can end child slavery within the next decade if there is a focussed global strategy that includes modernising laws, getting companies to clean their supply chains and breaking trafficking networks, said economist Jeffrey Sachs.

Education 15 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

Research plan to benefit groups

THIS year will be about ‘‘Redesigning Higher Education’’ to ensure the country’s higher education remains current.

AseanPlus News 08 Feb 2017 | 12:00 AM

Towards sustainable living in S-E Asia

JAKARTA: Population growth and urbanisation are projected to add 2.5 billion people to the world’s urban population by 2050, with nearly 90% of the increase coming from Asia and Africa. In Southeast Asia, urbanisation is one of the major trends currently shaping its societies.

Nation 12 Jul 2017 | 10:58 AM

I have an apple, I have pineapple, UN - no poverty!

PETALING JAYA: PPAP doesn’t just mean Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen anymore.

Nation 27 Jan 2018 | 10:01 AM

Hishammuddin to raise palm oil issue during meeting with French counterpart

KLUANG: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein on Saturday said that he would raise the issue involving European Union (EU) resolutions on palm oil during his meeting with his French counterpart next Monday.