1 Aug — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said that he is ready to declare Umno's political funding sources amidst allegations that state funds were used to bankroll Barisan Nasional's campaign in the last general election. However, he…
French gendarmes work on a oversized crate, believed to contain the plane wreckage, in the cargo area of the airport in Saint-Denis on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, in this still image taken from video shot yesterday. The plane debris found is now in France to check if it came from MAS flight MH370 which disappeared without a trace 16 months ago with 239 passengers and crew on board. – Reuters pic, August 1, 2015. Read more
Members of the Beijing delegation celebrate after Beijing was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, defeating Almaty in the final round of voting, during the 128th IOC session in Kuala Lumpur. – Reuters pic, August 1, 2015. Read more
A man plays an alphorn as a huge 80x80 metres Swiss national flag is seen on the western face of the north-eastern Swiss landmark Mount Saentis, Switzerland yesterday. The flag marks the Swiss National Day. – Reuters pic, August 1, 2015.
A competitor jumps into the water during a cliff diving competition near the central Bohemian village of Hrimezdice, Czech Republic yesterday. – Reuters pic, August 1, 2015.
Migrants try to board a train to Serbia in the town of Gevgelija, on the Macedonian-Greek border on Thursday. The migrants, among them children and elderly people, are trying to cross Macedonia and Serbia and enter the EU via Hungary. Hungarian authorities started building a fence along the country's border with Serbia earlier this week to halt the migrant influx. – AFP pic, August 1, 2015.