Bangladesh

Nobel Peace Prize winner Yunus caged during Dhaka court hearing

In money laundering case, Bangladesh prosecutors allege that Muhammad Yunus, 13 others transferred $2.2 million from workers compensation fund.

Malaysia

Malaysia’s demolition of stilt houses leaves 1,000 stateless ‘sea gypsies’ homeless

Authorities warned that Bajau Laut houses in Sabah could be used as criminals’ hideouts.

Indonesia

Prabowo, US top diplomat discuss permanent ceasefire in Gaza

The Indonesian president-elect traveled to Jordan to join world leaders focused on humanitarian crisis in the Palestinian territory.

Thailand

Myanmar crackdown on property abroad hits Thai sales

Bid to halt slide in Myanmar’s kyat triggers junta action against condo buyers.

Pacific

Fiji, PNG call for UN decolonization mission to riot-struck New Caledonia

A disproportionate number of indigenous Kanaks died in violence over controversial French electoral roll changes.

Malaysia

Malaysia’s demolition of stilt houses leaves 1,000 stateless ‘sea gypsies’ homeless

Authorities warned that Bajau Laut houses in Sabah could be used as criminals’ hideouts.

Rohingya survivors of capsized boat accuse captain of rape and deliberately overturning boat

Are Vietnamese fishermen to blame for Malaysia’s squid losses?

Tagged leatherback turtles released into waters off Thailand

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