Welcome to South Asian Observer South Asian Observer - World News :
LAST UPDATE : Updated : 27 Nov 2015 08:00 hrs EST E-paper  |  Tell A Friend  |  About Us  |  Feedback  |  Contact Us
South Asian Observer
The First Online South Asian News Source in Canada
 
 
Events
 
Murdered Malay Indian''s family has no confidence in health ministry''s inquiry
( 12-Mar-2009 )

Petaling Jaya (Malaysia), Mar 12 (ANI): The family of Malay Indian A. Kugan, whose custodial death has created a public uproar in Malaysia, has no confidence in the independent inquiry to be initiated by the Health Ministry. The Star quoted the family''''s lawyer, N. Surendran, as s ....
Read More
 
Syria launches its first stock exchange
( 11-Mar-2009 )

Nicosia, Mar.11 (ANI): After three years of delays and at the time of a world-wide financial crisis, Syria launched its first stock exchange on Tuesday in an effort to liberalise the country''s largely state-controlled economy and provide a measure of freedom to the private firms.   S ....
Read More
 
Malaysian Indian restaurateurs cry foul as Govt. doubles levy on foreign workers
( 11-Mar-2009 )

Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 11 (ANI): The Malaysian Government’s efforts to reduce the number of foreign workers by doubling the levy on them, has caused anxiety among Malaysian Indian restaurateurs. Malaysian Indian Restaurant Owners Association president R. Ramalingam Pillai said that the doubling o ....
Read More
 
Malaysia Govt. cancels work visas of 55,000 Bangladeshis
( 11-Mar-2009 )

Putrajaya, Mar. 11 (ANI): Malaysia’s Home Minister Syed Hamid Albar has informed that the Government has cancelled the work visas of about 55,000 Bangladeshis who have not used them so far. “This group of workers will be affected by the current freeze and we have already decided to canc ....
Read More
 
Malaysian Court dismisses HINDRAF leader''s petition for release
( 11-Mar-2009 )

Putrajaya, Mar 11 (ANI): Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) leader P. Uthayakumar''s appeal on his second habeas corpus application to secure his release from detention under the Internal Security Act has been dismissed by a federal court. According to the New Strait Times, Judge Nik Hashi ....
Read More
 
1 2 3 4 5 [6] 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 ... Next
 
 


       
 
 
 
© Copyright 2008 All rights reserved. - SouthAsianObserver.com Website Design & Marketing by Rootways Inc.