28 Jan — A major shake-up at the top level of AmBank Group is on the cards as the banking industry braces itself for a tough 2015. Sources said the banking arm of AMMB Holdings Bhd’s will soon see the departure of its group managing director Ashok…
The mother of the Jordanian pilot held captive by Islamic State holds his picture while in a car, near a demonstration demanding the Jordanian government to negotiate with the militant group for his release, outside the prime minister's residence in Amman yesterday. – Reuters pic, January 28, 2015. Read more
A man skis through Central Park after a snowstorm hit New York yesterday. Travel bans were lifted and limited public transport resumed in the city as a powerful winter storm and strong winds dumped perilous snow across the northeastern United States. New York City woke up to less snow than forecast, but was eerily quiet after warnings of life-threatening conditions were released. – AFP pic, January 28, 2015. Read more
Syrians transport their belongings from one neighbourhood to another in the city of Aleppo yesterday. The ancient city of Aleppo has been fought over mercilessly since a popular uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began in 2011. – AFP pic, January 28, 2015. Read more
A bearbed seal is seen yesterday swimming at Oceanopolis, an Ocean Discovery Park in the western French port town of Brest. – AFP pic, January 28, 2015.
Riot police and security officers clash with a demonstrator, who has fallen on the floor, inside Faria Lima subway station during a protest against fare hikes for city buses, subway and trains in Sao Paulo, Brazil, yesterday. – Reuters pic, January 28, 2015.