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Sultan graces Diplomatic Corps’ special reception

A SPECIAL reception to celebrate the 72nd birthday of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien...

Prince Mohamed receives in audience new Myanmar ambassador

His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, yesterday received in audience the new Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to Brunei Darussalam...

Minister raises curtain on TechXpo 2018

THE Brunei Technology Expo (TechXpo) 2018 was launched by Minister of Communications Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia...

Competition places religious drama as cultural heritage

SAYYIDINA Abu Bakar Secondary School emerged champion in the first Religious Drama Competition for Government Secondary Schools final yesterday morning at the Sarmayuda Hall...

RBPF hold meeting with Belait Neighbourhood Watch members

Officers of the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) and penghulus, village heads and longhouse chiefs, and members of the Neighbourhood Watch of the Belait...

Chinese plane pulled from mud at Philippine airport

MANILA (AFP) - A Chinese plane that slid off the runway at Manila airport was removed from the muddy spot where it had been...

Thousands await rescue amid deadly south Indian floods

NEW DELHI (AP) - Thousands of stranded people were waiting for rescue yesterday and officials pleaded for more help as relentless monsoon floods battered...

Saudi Arabia prepares for annual Haj pilgrimage

MAKKAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual Haj pilgrimage beginning today, as over 1.6 million Muslims from abroad...

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at 80

GENEVA (AP) - Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations (UN) who rose through...

Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaul

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised wages for the fifth time this year and said he wanted to peg prices to...

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