Twists and firsts mark Malaysia’s massive anti-Najib rally

BY JULIA YEOW, NEWS EDITOR
August 31, 2015

Twists and firsts mark Malaysia’s massive anti-Najib rally Malaysia’s first overnight street rally ended at midnight yesterday marked by surprise twists and many other firsts as organisers claimed hundreds and thousands of people turned up to call... Read more

  • A Kashmiri gunsmith checking a rifle inside a factory in Srinagar yesterday. India A Kashmiri gunsmith checking a rifle inside a factory in Srinagar yesterday. India's government imposed a ban on civilian firearms licences in the early 1990s, when a rebellion broke out against Indian rule. The two factories that produce these guns have also been limited by the government to production of 300-400 guns a year. – AFP pic, September 2, 2015.
  • A crocodile attacking a wildebeest at a river crossing in Masai Mara yesterday. Every year hundreds of thousands of wildebeest make the crossing from the Serengeti to Masai Mara game reserve to graze. – AFP pic, September 2, 2015. A crocodile attacking a wildebeest at a river crossing in Masai Mara yesterday. Every year hundreds of thousands of wildebeest make the crossing from the Serengeti to Masai Mara game reserve to graze. – AFP pic, September 2, 2015.
  • Italian model and actress Elisa Sednaoui posing for photographers a day before the 72nd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, yesterday. Sednaoui will be hosting the opening and closing ceremonies of the film festival. – Reuters pic, September 2, 2015. Italian model and actress Elisa Sednaoui posing for photographers a day before the 72nd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, yesterday. Sednaoui will be hosting the opening and closing ceremonies of the film festival. – Reuters pic, September 2, 2015.
  • Local and government conservationists removing a rescued female orang utan found isolated in an palm oil plantation in Batang Serangan district, Langkat, North Sumatra province, yesterday. – Reuters pic, September 2, 2015. Local and government conservationists removing a rescued female orang utan found isolated in an palm oil plantation in Batang Serangan district, Langkat, North Sumatra province, yesterday. – Reuters pic, September 2, 2015.
  • Paramilitary policemen and members of a gun salute team shouting slogans at an oath-taking ceremony for the upcoming military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the World War 2, at a military base in Beijing, China, yesterday. China will mark the anniversary with a massive military parade tomor-row, with some 12,000 soldiers marching through Beijing Paramilitary policemen and members of a gun salute team shouting slogans at an oath-taking ceremony for the upcoming military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the World War 2, at a military base in Beijing, China, yesterday. China will mark the anniversary with a massive military parade tomor-row, with some 12,000 soldiers marching through Beijing's central Tiananmen Square. – Reuters pic, September 2, 2015.

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Models take part in the ‘Trashion’ fashion show on the roof of a building in Brooklyn, New York, yesterday. The show featured designers who used recycled items such as coffee filters, tissue paper, grain sacks and window screens. – Reuters pic, June 1, 2014.

Models take part in the ‘Trashion’ fashion show on the roof of a building in Brooklyn, New York, yesterday. The show featured designers who used recycled items such as coffee filters, tissue paper, grain sacks and window screens. – Reuters pic, June 1, 2014.

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