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Four centuries and one year after the Mayflower departed from Plymouth, England, on a historic sea journey to America, another trailblazing vessel with the same name has set off to retrace the voyage.
Komtar was Malaysia’s first building over 200m tall with 65 storeys when it was completed in 1985. It also held the distinction of being Asia’s second tallest tower then, second only to Sunshine 60 in Tokyo.
Being physically apart under the movement control order has not stopped people from maintaining ties with their loved ones.
SEOUL (The Straits TImes/ANN): To pardon or not to pardon Samsung scion Lee Jae-yong, that is the question troubling South Korean president Moon Jae-in.
As we navigate these weeks that are unspooling a year after March, April and May 2020, memories from earlier in the Covid-19 crisis are popping up in people’s social media feeds when throwbacks, reposts and commemorations crack open the digital time capsule of the pandemic before it’s even over.
ANNIVERSARIES are junctures to ponder on history, sometimes with happiness, at times with despondency but seldom without any significance.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has announced that China is ready to deepen cooperation with Brunei in fighting Covid-19, support Brunei in carrying out vaccination and help it overcome the pandemic at an early date.
SEOUL: Mask-wearing North Koreans danced in a plaza or climbed a Pyongyang hill to mark the 109th birthday of the country’s founder amid pandemic fears and economic woes.
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government has advised the public to consider holding gatherings or social events on a smaller scale, or postpone them entirely for the moment due to the rising number of Covid-19 cases here.