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Malaysia: Federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia
Malaysia is a country in Southeast Asia. The federal constitutional monarchy consists of 13 states and three federal territories, separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia. Peninsular Malaysia shares a land and maritime border with Thailand and maritime borders with Singapore, Vietnam, and Indonesia. East Malaysia shares land and maritime borders with Brunei and Indonesia and a maritime border with the Philippines and Vietnam. Kuala Lumpur is the national capital and largest city while Putrajaya is the seat of federal government. With a population of over 30 million, Malaysia is the world's 44th most populous country. The southernmost point of continental Eurasia, Tanjung Piai, is in Malaysia. In the tropics, Malaysia is one of 17 megadiverse countries, with large numbers of endemic species.

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India to continue to pursue Zakir Naik's extradition request with Malaysia, judicial system is fair: MEA

Naik, a 53-year-old radical television preacher, left India in 2016 and subsequently moved to Malaysia, which has reportedly granted permanent residency to him.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

India makes formal request for Zakir Naik's extradition from Malaysia

Naik, a 53-year-old radical television preacher, left India in 2016 and subsequently moved to Malaysia, which has reportedly granted permanent residency to him.
DNA - Published

Videos for Malaysia

Kim Jong Un's Slain Half-Brother Was A CIA Informant [Video]Kim Jong Un's Slain Half-Brother Was A CIA Informant

Gizmodo reports Kim Jong Un’s half brother Kim Jong Nam was an informant for the Central Intelligence Agency. He apparently met more than once with unspecified “agency operatives” before he was..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

Global airlines slash profit forecasts on trade war fears [Video]Global airlines slash profit forecasts on trade war fears

Global airline profits will be around a fifth lower than forecast as trade tensions and higher oil prices take a toll. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Malaysia Environment Minister To Developed World: Take Your Trash And... [Video]Malaysia Environment Minister To Developed World: Take Your Trash And...

Malaysia is sending more than 3,000 tons of trash to the U.K., Australia, Japan and the U.S. According to Mother Nature Network, the garbage originated in those countries in the first place. Mostly..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:43Published

U.N. Tells Turkey To Free And Compensate Gulen-Linked Detainees [Video]U.N. Tells Turkey To Free And Compensate Gulen-Linked Detainees

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, a UN committee said that Turkey must release two men detained over suspected links to a cleric blamed for a 2016 coup attempt and pay them compensation..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:49Published

Tonnes Of Plastic Waste To Be Returned To UK, US and Other Countries [Video]Tonnes Of Plastic Waste To Be Returned To UK, US and Other Countries

According to CNN, Malaysia will return 450 tonnes of contaminated plastic waste to the countries that shipped it, in a refusal to become a dumping ground for the world's trash. Nine shipping containers..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

With Death Of Malaysia's Last Male Sumatran Rhino, Another Species Is Almost Extinct [Video]With Death Of Malaysia's Last Male Sumatran Rhino, Another Species Is Almost Extinct

Malaysia’s last male Sumatran rhino died Monday, marking a grim milestone for a species fast hurtling toward extinction. Tam, who’d been living in Tabin Wildlife Reserve in the state of Sabah since..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies In Malaysia [Video]Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies In Malaysia

According to CNN, Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino has died, leaving behind just one female of the same rare species in the country. The animal's death was confirmed by the Borneo Rhino Alliance in..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Birdies on a plane: Vietnam's Bamboo airways bets on golf for success [Video]Birdies on a plane: Vietnam's Bamboo airways bets on golf for success

As Vietnam's aviation sector booms and passenger numbers rise at double-digit rates, local upstart Bamboo Airways is teeing up what it hopes will be a novel way of standing out in a crowded market:..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:04Published

What To Do After Hotel Check In [Video]What To Do After Hotel Check In

Before you get comfortable there are a few precautions you should take. Here are some things to do after you check in at a hotel.

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:55Published

Malaysia Sends Goldman Sachs Banker To U.S. For 1MBD Charges [Video]Malaysia Sends Goldman Sachs Banker To U.S. For 1MBD Charges

Reuters reports Malaysia has extradited a former Goldman Sachs banker to the United States for 10 months to face criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB,. Malaysian..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

Malaysia Extradites Former Goldman Sachs Banker To U.S. [Video]Malaysia Extradites Former Goldman Sachs Banker To U.S.

Reuters reports Malaysia has extradited a former Goldman Sachs banker to the United States for 10 months to face criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB. Malaysian..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

Malaysia frees woman accused of killing Kim Jong Un's brother [Video]Malaysia frees woman accused of killing Kim Jong Un's brother

A Vietnamese woman who spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was freed, her lawyer said. Rough cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:53Published

 

Malaysian cabinet minister denies links to sex video

Malaysia's economic affairs minister Mohamed Azmin Ali on Wednesday denied links to a sex video purporting to show him with a man, saying the allegation was an attempt to end his political career.
Reuters - Published

North Korean leader's slain half-brother was a CIA informant: Wall Street Journal

Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, the Wall Street Journal reported on..
Reuters - Published

Malaysia has right not to extradite Zakir Naik to India: PM Mahathir Mohamad

Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad on Monday said that his country has the right not to extradite Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to India, since the fugitive evangelist claims he will not get a fair trial back..
IndiaTimes - Published

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