Malaysia

Rohingya Muslim Minority: The World's Most Unwanted People

Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat

It is difficult to see when all of this going to end, but one thing needs to be made clear: If we remain silent, all of us will eventually have to pay a heavy price.

Rohingya Refugee Crisis Is a Policy Success for President Thein Sein

Mark Farmaner | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Mark Farmaner

The simple truth is that the government of Burma has a policy of trying to drive the Rohingya out of the country. Boat loads of trafficked Rohingya heading for other countries are exactly what they want to see. For President Thein Sein, this is a policy success.

Fishmonger Who Murdered 'Exceptional' British Medical Students In Malaysia To Hang

PA | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A fishmonger has been sentenced to death for murdering two "exceptional young" British medical students who had been working in a Malaysian hospital. ...

5 Reasons Why Zoo Animals in Malaysia Need Our Help

Georgina Allen | Posted 11.04.2015 | UK
Georgina Allen

It will take concerted effort and continued effective education, cooperation, training and support to meet these new regulatory standards and give all captive wild animals in Malaysia a better chance at a happier and healthier life.

Nine Overwater Bungalows to Escape Your Winter Blues

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

January and February are notorious for being the most depressing months of the calendar. In order to escape your winter blues, why not lust over a holiday in an exotic location? These luxurious overwater bungalow resorts offer privacy, luxury and unbeatable views.

Exploring Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, Malacca and Cameron Highlands

Zahra Razavi | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

The capital of Malaysia is a colourful city - the central emblem of the country's diversity and juxtapositions. It's impossible to get bored in Kuala Lumpur with its gargantuan range of things to do, but if it's your first time, start off by visiting the Petronas Towers

Search For Missing Plane Suspended

PA | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK

Search and rescue crews looking for passengers - including a Briton - on board missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 have suspended air operations due to poor...

Flight Carrying 162 People Vanishes

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK

UPDATE: The search for the missing plane has ben suspended. More details here. A flight carrying 162 people, including a British national, has gone...

Exploring Malaysian Spa Resorts, Caves and Mountains

Stuart Forster | Posted 31.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

When you head off on vacation, do you simply want to reach your hotel, unpack and spend a couple of weeks enjoying a relaxing change of scenery or do you consider switching accommodation while you're away?

Louise Ridley

Why This Woman's Hindu Faith Drives Her To Defend Abused Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK

A glimpse of Usha Sood being adorned for her Hindu wedding in 1977 Throughout November, The Huffington Post UK is running its Beyond Belief se...

Laura Ashley Boss 'Worked For Hours On The Toilet'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK

A multi-millionaire Laura Ashley boss would spend "hours" reading and working while sitting on the toilet, a court heard. Khoo Kay Peng's estranged...

Gareth Huntley - Did You See Him? 'Please Share Him Back With Us', Plead Parents

Caroline Thain | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Thain

The family of British backpacker, Gareth Huntley - found dead eight days after he 'disappeared' in Malaysia - issued a fresh appeal for information. The 34-year-old accountant from north London was volunteering at a turtle sanctuary in Tioman Island, when he went missing.

Why the Scots Would Be Mad to Vote for Independence (Not That I Care)

Hugh Salmon | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

So, next week the Scots will decide if they want to be independent. Let me start by declaring a lack of interest in this issue. A complete lack of interest. I think may be one-eighth Scottish but I really don't care if I have Scottish blood coursing through my veins. It hasn't affected my life either way.

Kuala Lumpur: The City Made for Luxury Travellers

Zahra Razavi | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Kuala Lumpur is largely a city of transit for European travellers. For those taking a trip to Australia, New Zealand or the scattering of islands in their vicinity, chances are high that your connecting flight will pass through Malaysia's capital.

Men Admit Stabbing Newcastle University Students To Death In Borneo

The Huffington Post UK | Ben Jackson | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Four men have admitted to killing two Newcastle University students, who were stabbed to death in Borneo while on a six-week placement course. The ...

British Government Joins US In Blaming Pro-Russian Separatists For Attack On MH17

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

The British Government has joined the United States in blaming pro-Russian separatists for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine. Do...

Does This Video Prove Who Is To Blame For MH17 Attack?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

As the blame game continues over who launched the ground-to-air missile that took down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, videos have emerged purportedly ...

'The Cure For AIDS Could Have Been On That Plane'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

As many as 100 of the world's most eminent AIDS researchers and experts may have been on the downed Malaysia Airlines flight, heading to a United Nati...

Moment Rebels Realised Shocking Error Purportedly Captured By Ukraine Intelligence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

Ukrainian rebels may have tampered with the crash site of the Malaysian airliner MH17, it has been alleged, with black boxes removed from the crash si...

Al-Qaeda-Linked Militants Attack Resort Popular With Westerners

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK

Al-Qaeda-linked militants have stormed a luxury resort on a Malaysian island, forcing tourists to flee as the area was sprayed with machine-gun fire. ...

'MH370 Was No Accident,' Claims Pilot In Latest Conspiracy Theory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK

The disappearance of the doomed passenger jet MH370 has been described as "calculated" and "deliberate", in the latest in a long line of conspiracy th...

Police Deny British Backpacker Had Throat Slit On Malaysia Trek

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK

Police in Malaysia have denied that a British backpacker was involved in a fight shortly before he went missing in the jungle, it was reported. Gar...

Police Confirm Body Found In Malaysia Is Missing Brit

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK

The family of British backpacker Gareth Huntley, who was found dead in the Malaysian jungle, said "no words can describe the void he will leave" and t...

'Body Found' In Search For Briton Missing In Malaysia

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

Police searching for missing British backpacker Gareth Huntley in the Malaysian jungle have found a body, the Foreign Office said. The 34-year-old ...

Fears Grow For Missing Brit

PA | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK

"All available search assets" are being used to find Briton Gareth Huntley, who is missing in the Malaysian jungle, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond h...