Nearly two million Cuban students started school on Monday as part of the 2019-2020 academic year, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the country’s education ministry.
The US state of Virginia on Monday declared a state of emergency to cope with the imminent devastation brought about by the powerful Hurricane Dorian, becoming the fifth state to do so as the storm continued to roar toward the country, Xinhua news agency reported.
The Negeri Sembilan Civil Defence Corps (APM) is in a state of preparedness to face a possible high tide phenomenon in Port Dickson.
At least five deaths have been recorded in the Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on Monday.
South Korean President Moon Jae In will head to Myanmar on Tuesday in a bid to pave the way for closer economic cooperation between the two sides, Yonhap news agency reported.
Police are tracking down the driver of a four-wheel-drive vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident which killed a pedestrian in Kilometer 8 Jalan Beaufort - Papar yesterday.
A rubber tapper’s son, Muhammad Izzat Amran Ibrahim, 20, thought he would have to give up his dream of studying in a university when his family could not come up with the RM1,400 to pay the registration fees.