What's Next: November 28, 2015

Myanmar's parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann (left) and Ms Aung San Suu Kyi meeting in Naypyidaw on Nov 19.
Myanmar's parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann (left) and Ms Aung San Suu Kyi meeting in Naypyidaw on Nov 19.PHOTO: AFP

Suu Kyi to meet her party's new MPs

Myanmar's Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi will today meet the victorious new MPs from her National League for Democracy (NLD) party. The NLD won a majority in both Houses of Myanmar's Parliament and also fared better than expected against ethnic political parties in regional legislatures. But Ms Suu Kyi has said the first democratically elected government in more than 50 years will seek to reconcile the country's many disparate political groups.

Health calendars for more households

From healthy recipes to hotline numbers, the Health Promotion Board's 2016 Health Calendar has it all. Available in four languages, the calendar, to be launched today, features bite-size pieces of information tailored for each community. About 150,000 calendars will be distributed to households, almost four times as many households compared with last year.

LionsXII's big challenge

The LionsXII have a mighty hurdle to cross tonight when they face defending champions Pahang in the second leg of their Malaysia Cup quarter-final.

The Singapore outfit trail 1-4.

The tie has taken on particular significance not just because Fandi Ahmad's men could bow out of the competition but also because this could well be the last match for a Singapore team in Malaysian football.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 28, 2015, with the headline 'What's Next: November 28, 2015'. Print Edition | Subscribe