Event times and details from around the region.
Domayne is a very handsome cat with long ginger and white fur. He is shy at first but enjoys a cuddle.
Jim Belshaw May 1925, Dutch East Indies. The Executive Committee of Comintern (Communist International) orders communists in Indonesia to form a united anti-imperialist front with non-communist nationalist organisations, but key elements in the PKI (Partai Komunis Indonesia) demand revolution to replace the Dutch colonial government with PKI rule.
Jim Belshaw With the final German surrender on May 8, 1945, attention switched to the defeat of Japan. As part of this process, the Dutch government recruited 200 trainee pilots who were sent to Australia on the New Zealand Shipping Company’s RMS Rangitata for pilot training.
Bishop Rick Lewers After a week when the Valentine is moved by the scent of flowers, jewelry, or a candle-lit restaurant, you can almost hear John Paul, that's Young not the Pope, singing Love is in the Air. But can the Valentine experience prove a moment of disillusionment and disappointment?
Eliza arrived in very poor condition. She looked as if she had not eaten or drunk for ages and she was covered in burrs and grass seeds.