An Indian national has been found dead in Malaysia, media reported Wednesday.
A rarely seen cat has been caught on camera along with four other wild feline species in a previously unsurveyed rain-forest in the world`s third largest island in Indonesia.
It also took particular exception to the fact that the resolution dealt with both female genital mutilation and the circumcision of young boys on religious grounds.
The death toll from a boat accident in the Indonesian part of Borneo island rose to 18 on Friday with five people still missing, a provincial governor said.
Boat accidents are common in Indonesia, the world`s largest archipelago, consisting of some 17,000 islands.
Malaysian police detained 79 suspects linked to Filipino intruders in Borneo as they intensify an operation to flush out members of a Filipino Muslim clan who took over a village last month.
Malaysian security forces gunned down 31 Filipino intruders in Borneo on Thursday, as Malaysian Prime Minister rejected the unilateral ceasefire call.
Malaysia is sending hundreds of troops to Borneo state after 26 people, including 8 policemen, were killed in clashes with an armed group of a Filipino royal Muslim clan which is holed up in a village in Sabah.
Indonesia has been plagued by transportation accidents in recent years, from plane and train crashes to ferry sinking.
Two bodies were found in a helicopter wreckage in a remote jungle in Malaysia`s eastern state of Sarawak.
A monkey thought to be extinct has been rediscovered in Bornean rainforest.
The sprawling concrete bridge on the remote island of Borneo was being repaired when Saturday`s accident occurred.
Asia`s smallest frog species has been found in the Malaysian part of Borneo island, scientists say.
Wildlife researchers said Thursday they have discovered 123 new species on Borneo island, including a lungless frog, the world`s longest insect and a slug that fires "love darts" at its mate.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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