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Manila's hidden reservoir to re-emerge as tourist draw

Vaulted ceilings and rows of stone columns stretch into the humid darkness deep below the Philippine capital, where workers are transforming a more-than-century-old underground reservoir into a draw for tourists.


Pope meets Thai Buddhist patriarch on visit promoting harmony

Pope Francis met with Thailand's supreme Buddhist patriarch on Thursday in a gilded Bangkok temple on the first full day of his Asia tour aimed at promoting religious harmony.


Flying car project never discussed in cabinet

A cabinet minister confirms with Sin Chew Daily that the cabinet has never discussed nor approved the flying car project.


Voters can ship you out of Putrajaya, Boo reminds ministers

DAP's Boo Cheng Hau reminds cabinet ministers today that the voters can ship them out of Putrajaya if they do not perform.


Hong Kong campus stalemate persists as US bill sets up China clash

Hardline Hong Kong protesters held their ground on Thursday in a university besieged for days by police as the US passed a bill lauding the city's pro-democracy movement, setting up a likely clash between Washington and Beijing.


Strong quake hits Thai-Lao border, shaking buildings in Bangkok

A shallow 6.1-magnitude earthquake hit northwestern Laos near the Thai border early Thursday, the United States Geological Survey reported, alarming locals who felt buildings shake as far away as Bangkok.


Climate impacts 'to cost world US$7.9 trillion' by 2050

A new analysis shows that climate change could cost the world economy US$7.9 trillion by mid-century.


China adds coal power despite climate pledge: report

China plans to add new coal power plants equivalent to all of the EU's current generating capacity, putting the world's biggest emitter out of sync with its commitments to combat climate change, researchers said Wednesday.


Pope lands in Thailand to kick off Asian tour

Pope Francis arrived in Thailand on Wednesday greeted by cheering faithful, on the first leg of an Asian tour that will sweep in Japan and carry a message of interreligious dialogue and nuclear disarmament.


Zuraida says she's not free for political bureau meeting

PKR vice president Zuraida Kamaruddin said she would not attend the party's political bureau meeting tonight.


 

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