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Trudeau continues campaign after threats to his safety

Canada PM’s rival stresses threats against political leaders have no place in democracy.

Trudeau resumes campaign as polls show damage from blackface photo

Survey polls suggest that the photos have impacted public opinion of Justin Trudeau.

Boycotting non-Muslim products against fundamental Islamic teachings

Even Prophet Muhammad dealt with non-Muslims when it came to conducting business.

Chong Wei’s star turn as new champion of palm oil

The former badminton champion appeaers in a video, and says millions of Malaysians depend on the palm oil industry.

Campaign to reduce baby dumping

During first five months of this year, 65 baby dumping cases were recorded in the country, with Johor having the highest number of 13, followed by Selangor (11) and Kuala Lumpur (seven).

Milkshakes become weapon of choice in UK European campaign

Former UKIP leader has became the latest political figure to be doused with the sticky concoction while campaigning for his new Brexit Party.

Australia’s PM launches official campaign six days out from election

The government has been trailing the centre-left Labour Party, led by Bill Shorten, in polls for years, though recent figures indicate the race is tightening.

Vivian Wong’s youthful dynamism will help uplift Sandakan, says Kit Siang

The DAP veteran says Wong cannot be called inexperienced as she had worked with her late father to help Sandakan constituents.

Indonesia campaign rallies draw tens of thousands

Jakarta’s already congested streets were jammed with colourful parades and peaceful demonstrations, bringing traffic to a standstill.

‘Disappointing’ if Streram canvassed for votes on polling day, says EC

The law is clear, there can be no campaigning on polling day, says EC deputy chairman Azmi Sharom.

Streram denies he was warned to zip his mouth

The Pakatan Haparan candidate for the Rantau by-election says he is free to talk to the press.

We’re not campaigning, say cheering, flag-waving PH and BN supporters at...

They claim they are not asking for votes and their actions are legal.

Democrat Warren kicks off 2020 run, ignoring ancestry row

Warren tells cheering supporters that this is the fight of their lives against a rigged system that props up the rich and powerful and kicks dirt on everyone else.

Keep Adib’s death out of by-election campaign, says Fire and Rescue...

The department's director says this will not only fan racial sentiments, but can affect the on-going probe into the fireman's death.

Gillette tackles toxic masculinity with new campaign

Gillette wants men to be the best versions of themselves with its latest campaign.

Cameron Highlands by-election campaign a joke

We should focus on real issues such as the plight of the Orang Asli, the degradation of the environment and transportation problems instead of the racial make-up of candidates.

Jimmy Choo taps Kaia Gerber for fresh campaign

Kaia Gerber has been tapped to front the latest Jimmy Choo campaign, following in the footsteps of her famous supermodel mother Cindy Crawford.

Democrat Warren takes economic message to Iowa in kickoff to 2020...

Warren introduces herself to Iowa crowds with tales of her working-class upbringing in Oklahoma and emphasises her signature theme of income inequality.

Thai junta-linked party descends on Shinawatra stronghold

The military-backed Palang Pracharat party held a meeting in the northern city of Chiang Mai intended to reveal the names of candidates running for office.

Thai junta lifts ban on political campaigning ahead of 2019 election

Political parties should be able to campaign to present their policies, with immediate effect.

Cohen’s leniency bid fails; US seeks ‘significant’ prison time

Despite coming clean on some of his crimes, federal prosecutors said Cohen deserves a substantial prison term.

Taiwan gay pride parade pushes key referendum vote

Pro-LGBT campaigners have put forward their own referendum proposing that the code should be amended.

‘Being able to play football is not enough’ – Chiellini urges...

Giorgio Chiellini urged players to think more about their careers after football as he helped launch an education campaign led by FIFPro.

Death toll in Afghanistan election rally blast climbs to at least...

It is the third attack against the election campaign process this month.