Action from the Pencak Silat at the Asian Games 2018 between Komang Harik Adi Putra (left) of Indonesia and Malaysia’s Mohd Al-Jufferi Jamari. Photo: Xinhua

SEA Games 2019: Online outrage as Malaysian athlete knocked unconscious by Philippine rival in pencak silat event

  • ‘SEAGames2019Fail’ hashtag trending on Twitter after Dines Dunaan awarded controversial silat win over Faizul Nasir
  • Video goes viral of host footballer Justin Baas incensing Malaysia team with controversial handshake
Topic |   Southeast Asian Games 2019 (SEA Games)

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Action from the Pencak Silat at the Asian Games 2018 between Komang Harik Adi Putra (left) of Indonesia and Malaysia’s Mohd Al-Jufferi Jamari. Photo: Xinhua
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Residents stand among their destroyed houses after Typhoon Kammuri hit Sorsogon Province in the Philippines. Photo: Reuters

Manila airport reopens after Typhoon Kammuri leaves trail of destruction in Philippines

  • At least three people have died as Typhoon Kammuri moves over the Philippines, causing widespread damage
  • Nearly 500 flights were cancelled as Manila’s international airport closed operations out of safety concerns
Topic |   The Philippines

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Residents stand among their destroyed houses after Typhoon Kammuri hit Sorsogon Province in the Philippines. Photo: Reuters
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