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Artists worldwide #RaiseThreeFingers for Myanmar (Photos)

Artists around the world are coming together to raise awareness about the ongoing human rights abuses and humanitarian crises in Myanmar precipitated by the Feb. 1 military coup. The protest movement’s emblematic three-finger salute has been reproduced in comics, murals, paintings, edible art and more by artists and creatives from nearly 50...

Malaysia lights up four towers in a show of support for Palestinians

KL, Pahang, Johor and Terengganu lit up their iconic structures in green, red, white and black.

Malaysia lights up four towers in a show of support for Palestinians

Briton accused of going after Chiang Mai temple abbot with machete

A British man was arrested yesterday after he allegedly threatened a Chiang Mai temple abbot with a machete. Clive...

Briton accused of going after Chiang Mai temple abbot with machete

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

Influencer sticks to her story, says she has the evidence.

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

What Vaccine Hesitancy? Thousands troop to Manila hotel to get limited Pfizer jabs

Thousands of Filipinos went to a Manila hotel this morning to get jabbed with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine because many...

What Vaccine Hesitancy? Thousands troop to Manila hotel to get limited Pfizer jabs

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Indonesian man arrested for mocking Palestine says he meant to insult Israel

Indonesian man arrested for mocking Palestine says he meant to insult Israel

A man in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) is facing six years in prison under Indonesia’s UU ITE.

Bali gov’t offers free PCR test service in Denpasar

Bali gov’t offers free PCR test service in Denpasar

The program is intended for those with COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with a confirmed patient.

Man kills own father after getting drunk together in Bali’s Buleleng regency

Man kills own father after getting drunk together in Bali’s Buleleng regency

The victim died after suffering heavy injury on the back of his head, which resulted in a 15-centimeter open wound.

Travelers now subject to random swab tests upon entering Bali

Travelers now subject to random swab tests upon entering Bali

The number of incoming travelers is expected to increase following last week’s Eid holiday in Indonesia. 

AstraZeneca vaccines in Bali are not from suspended batch: health official

AstraZeneca vaccines in Bali are not from suspended batch: health official

Indonesia's Health Ministry has stated that all other doses of AstraZeneca vaccines are safe for administration.

Legendary hotpot place Coca closes its Siam Square shop

Legendary hotpot place Coca closes its Siam Square shop

Coca, a Cantonese-style hotpot restaurant serving Siam Square for more than five decades said today is its last day there. Just a day after Bangkok restaurants were allowed to...

Here’s a Bangkok hospital now registering expats for COVID-19 vaccination

Here’s a Bangkok hospital now registering expats for COVID-19 vaccination

At least one hospital in Bangkok is allowing non-citizens to register and get in line for COVID-19 vaccination. Chulabhorn Hospital in the capital’s Chaeng Wattana area is...

Briton accused of going after Chiang Mai temple abbot with machete

Briton accused of going after Chiang Mai temple abbot with machete

A British man was arrested yesterday after he allegedly threatened a Chiang Mai temple abbot with a machete. Clive George Davidson has been charged with a number of crimes after...

Get vaccinated, get a side of fries free at Thai McDonald’s

Get vaccinated, get a side of fries free at Thai McDonald’s

McDonald’s and several other restaurant chains are jumping on the perks-for-jabs bandwagon with free food for Thailand’s vaccinated. As doses begin to reach the public through...

Bangkok’s Bang Sue ‘megastation’ to open in June as mass vaccination center

Bangkok’s Bang Sue ‘megastation’ to open in June as mass vaccination center

Bang Sue Grand Station will open as a mass vaccination center in June and while no appointment will be needed, a national ID card will. Prior to the July opening of the gargantuan...

Hong Kong man calls cops on sister’s boyfriend after mistaking him as intruder

Hong Kong man calls cops on sister’s boyfriend after mistaking him as intruder

That's one way to find out your sister has a new significant other.

Pre-war heritage building in Jordan faces demolition threat after authorities give go-ahead

Pre-war heritage building in Jordan faces demolition threat after authorities give go-ahead

The structure was built before World War 2.

TamJai noodles to take over old Tsui Wah location near Lan Kwai Fong

TamJai noodles to take over old Tsui Wah location near Lan Kwai Fong

The TamJai location will open this summer.

Hong Kong restaurant surprises quarantinees with pizza delivery

Hong Kong restaurant surprises quarantinees with pizza delivery

"Hope you enjoyed the pizza and doughnuts!" Dough Bros wrote on social media.

‘High chance’ that HK-Singapore travel bubble may be delayed due to rise in cases

‘High chance’ that HK-Singapore travel bubble may be delayed due to rise in cases

The scheme would have allowed quarantine-free travel between the two cities.

Indonesian high school student expelled over TikTok insulting Palestinians

Indonesian high school student expelled over TikTok insulting Palestinians

There seems to be an ongoing trend on Indonesian TikTok involving young people bashing Palestine and its people, one of which resulted in the expulsion of a grade 11 high school...

7 y.o. girl believed to be possessed by monster killed in exorcism

7 y.o. girl believed to be possessed by monster killed in exorcism

The tragic and disturbing death of a 7-year-old girl in Temanggung regency, Central Java shocked Indonesians this week, after reports surfaced that her parents were heavily...

Vibing too hard: Young men plunge car into reservoir while ‘passionately’ TikTok dancing

Vibing too hard: Young men plunge car into reservoir while ‘passionately’ TikTok dancing

We believe in the freedom to vibe hard, especially in these days of TikTok. Remember to exercise a little caution, however, and heed this tale about how a trio of young men found...

Bekasi man arrested for molesting teenager in mosque

Bekasi man arrested for molesting teenager in mosque

A Quran teacher in Bekasi regency was arrested for allegedly molesting his 15-year-old student, police said, with the crime taking place in the house of worship where he worked.

Indonesia may see a 30-80 percent post-lebaran cases spike: Health Ministry

Indonesia may see a 30-80 percent post-lebaran cases spike: Health Ministry

Indonesia is gearing up for a potential surge in COVID-19 cases, the Health Ministry said, following the five-day lebaran long weekend for Eid and the Ascension of Christ.

Selangor launches sale of coronavirus vaccines to employers

Selangor launches sale of coronavirus vaccines to employers

One step closer to being COVID-free?

Malaysia lights up four towers in a show of support for Palestinians

Malaysia lights up four towers in a show of support for Palestinians

KL, Pahang, Johor and Terengganu lit up their iconic structures in green, red, white and black.

Ex-beauty queen becomes target of trolls after calling out Miss Universe Israel’s ‘cyberbullies’

Ex-beauty queen becomes target of trolls after calling out Miss Universe Israel’s ‘cyberbullies’

Miss World Malaysia 2018 Larissa Ping said she was ‘embarrassed’ for the country.

Shipping container becomes makeshift morgue at Sungai Buloh Hospital as COVID deaths rise

Shipping container becomes makeshift morgue at Sungai Buloh Hospital as COVID deaths rise

80 people died of COVID-19 over the weekend.

MyBurgerLab restaurant given a ‘warning’ for letting an employee dine-in before shift

MyBurgerLab restaurant given a ‘warning’ for letting an employee dine-in before shift

Owner Renyi Chin slams vague coronavirus safety measure that carries a US$6,000 fine.

PH Red Cross says it’s not selling vaccines, despite Gordon’s announcement

PH Red Cross says it’s not selling vaccines, despite Gordon’s announcement

Nope, we’re not going to sell Moderna vaccines, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) said, despite what its chairman, Senator Richard Gordon, had said in a television interview....

What Vaccine Hesitancy? Thousands troop to Manila hotel to get limited Pfizer jabs

What Vaccine Hesitancy? Thousands troop to Manila hotel to get limited Pfizer jabs

Thousands of Filipinos went to a Manila hotel this morning to get jabbed with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine because many of them preferred it over the government-procured,...

Couple nabbed in Manila for pretending to be gov’t officials

Couple nabbed in Manila for pretending to be gov’t officials

A couple was arrested in Sampaloc, Manila for allegedly posing as board members of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), the media reported today. Armi Liguid and her...

Pinoy ship crew with Indian COVID variant intubated, while 3 on oxygen support

Pinoy ship crew with Indian COVID variant intubated, while 3 on oxygen support

One of the COVID positive ship crew members of the ill-fated MV Athens Bridge has been intubated, the Philippine Department of Health announced today. Read: 2 crew members of MV...

PH Red Cross to sell Moderna COVID-19 vax for PHP3,500

PH Red Cross to sell Moderna COVID-19 vax for PHP3,500

Is this our answered prayer? The Philippine Red Cross will sell Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for PHP3,500 (US$74) for two shots sometime next month, its chairman Senator Richard...

Singapore in more danger of COVID-19 than before, state epidemiologist says in frank warning

Singapore in more danger of COVID-19 than before, state epidemiologist says in frank warning

‘If you want to keep your family safe, you need to listen and do the above. If a country is overwhelmed like India, many will die including children and young people,’

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

Influencer sticks to her story, says she has the evidence.

Changi Chapel and Museum reopens to revisit wartime Singapore (Photos)

Changi Chapel and Museum reopens to revisit wartime Singapore (Photos)

Step in the cells that housed POWs and hear their voices at the Changi prison camp.

SCDF investigates midnight blaze that destroyed Canberra Road wet market

SCDF investigates midnight blaze that destroyed Canberra Road wet market

Few things as sus as a market burning in the dead of night.

Singapore Art Museum wants your butt to crack Singapore’s ‘demure’ image

Singapore Art Museum wants your butt to crack Singapore’s ‘demure’ image

Is this a project you can get behind?

Myanmar football hopes to reach Chiba for World Cup qualifiers despite notable absences

Myanmar football hopes to reach Chiba for World Cup qualifiers despite notable absences

The Myanmar national football team’s first match against home team Japan at World Cup qualifiers is up in the air after a number of top players refused to play under the...

Artists worldwide #RaiseThreeFingers for Myanmar (Photos)

Artists worldwide #RaiseThreeFingers for Myanmar (Photos)

Artists around the world are coming together to raise awareness about the ongoing human rights abuses and humanitarian crises in Myanmar precipitated by the Feb. 1 military coup....

Thuzar Wint Lwin won national costume prize at Miss Universe. Her message won the world.

Thuzar Wint Lwin won national costume prize at Miss Universe. Her message won the world.

Thuzar Wint Lwin won Miss Universe’s National Costume award today, an award she is unlikely to be taking home any time soon. Despite losing her original costume in shipping, the...

Thailand to decide fates of 3 Myanmar journalists who fled persecution

Thailand to decide fates of 3 Myanmar journalists who fled persecution

Thai authorities this morning said they will seek a “humanitarian solution” after a number of Myanmar journalists and activists were arrested for crossing into the kingdom...

MMA fighter Phoe Thaw accused of making bombs after injured in blast near Yangon gym

MMA fighter Phoe Thaw accused of making bombs after injured in blast near Yangon gym

Soldiers took One Championship featherweight fighter Phoe Thaw from the Yangon hospital where he was admitted after a bomb exploded near his dojo. The 36-year-old MMA fighter was...

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Artists worldwide #RaiseThreeFingers for Myanmar (Photos)

Artists worldwide #RaiseThreeFingers for Myanmar (Photos)

Artists around the world are coming together to raise awareness about the ongoing human rights abuses and humanitarian crises in Myanmar precipitated by the Feb. 1 military coup....

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

Manpower Ministry refutes DJ Jade Rasif’s ‘inaccurate’ maid story

Influencer sticks to her story, says she has the evidence.

Changi Chapel and Museum reopens to revisit wartime Singapore (Photos)

Changi Chapel and Museum reopens to revisit wartime Singapore (Photos)

Step in the cells that housed POWs and hear their voices at the Changi prison camp.

Ayu Maulida fails to crawl into Miss Universe 2020 top 10 despite awesome komodo costume

Ayu Maulida fails to crawl into Miss Universe 2020 top 10 despite awesome komodo costume

Ayu Maulida Putri, Indonesia’s representative in Miss Universe 2020, achieved quite an impressive feat in the world’s most popular pageant event. Though she failed to crack...

Ex-beauty queen becomes target of trolls after calling out Miss Universe Israel’s ‘cyberbullies’

Ex-beauty queen becomes target of trolls after calling out Miss Universe Israel’s ‘cyberbullies’

Miss World Malaysia 2018 Larissa Ping said she was ‘embarrassed’ for the country.

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Talking to wild man Bear Grylls about his new show, with Nurul Azliah | The Coconuts Podcast | April 16, 2021

Censorship, gay conversion therapy, and making films that matter, with Aqua Man director Jet Ho | The Coconuts Podcast | April 9, 2021

Talking Asian culture, representation & hate crimes as East meets West, with Justin Bratton | The Coconuts Podcast | April 2, 2021

The legality behind owning your likeness in Singapore, with Ryan Su | The Coconuts Podcast | March 26, 2021

The rise of CBD-infused dishes in Thailand, with Chayanit Itthipongmaetee | The Coconuts Podcast | March 19, 2021

The sexual harassment problem in Singapore, with Nurul Azliah | The Coconuts Podcast | March 12, 2021

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