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  • Cahya Mata Sarawak PDT, IDSS suspended

    May 21, 2018 3:28 AM 6

    PETALING JAYA: The proprietary day trading (PDT) and intra-day short selling (IDSS) for Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd has been suspended for the rest of the day. Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd said this is because the last done price of the approved securities dropped more than 15 sen or 15% from the reference price. At 11.19am, Cahya Mata fell 27.02% to RM1.81 on 13.47 million

  • High income meaningless without purchasing power: Dr M

    May 21, 2018 3:28 AM 10

    PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today it was meaningless for the people to have a high income but no purchasing power. "In this country, we find there is an effort to be a high-income nation, but high income without the ability to make more purchases has no meaning at all. "If we raise wages but, at the same time, the prices of goods

  • 12 civilians killed in Mali market attack

    May 21, 2018 12:00 AM 6

    BAMAKO: At least 12 civilians were killed in northern Mali in an attack on a market that also involved the shooting of a Malian soldier, military sources said on Sunday. The attack took place Saturday in the town of Boulekessi near the border with Burkina Faso. "Malian troops under the G5 Sahel command are at the centre of this incident," a military

  • Fourth day of Ramadan sees 20 explosions in southern Thailand

    May 20, 2018 3:26 PM 9

    PATTANI: The fourth day of the month of Ramadan has been marred with incidents of violence with about 20 bombs targeting Automatic Teller Machines (ATM), going off in some parts of southern Thailand. The bomb blasts started from 7pm (local time) in the turbulent Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat and Songkla provinces. "The authorities received reports of four bombs

  • At least 11 killed in Indonesia truck accident

    May 20, 2018 2:58 PM 9

    BREBES, Indonesia: At least 11 people died in Indonesia when a truck carrying sugar smashed into several motorcycles and houses on Sunday, an official said. The truck was heading downhill in the district of Brebes in Central Java province on its way to the capital Jakarta when it failed to brake, according to the local disaster agency. It tried to stop by swerving

  • Johor DAP chief Liew considers legal challenge on GE14 results

    May 20, 2018 2:22 PM 11

    YONG PENG: Johor DAP chief Liew Chin Tong is mulling the possibility of challenging the election results for the Ayer Hitam parliamentary constituency. Liew said his lawyer is collecting evidence to mount a legal challenge following the recently concluded 14th general election. "If we find enough evidence, we will consider filing a lawsuit on the outcome

  • Kedah records decline in dengue cases

    May 20, 2018 1:28 PM 7

    ALOR STAR: Dengue cases in Kedah declined by 8.1%, with 578 cases recorded from January until yesterday, compared to 629 cases in the corresponding period last year. Kedah Health Department director Datuk Dr Norhizan Ismail in a statement today said four districts recorded a decline in cases, namely Kuala Muda with 146 cases from 261, Kulim (87 cases

  • Pope to appoint 14 new cardinals

    May 20, 2018 12:59 PM 8

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis announced Sunday that he will hold a meeting of the Church's top council to appoint 14 new cardinals next month, including from Iraq, Pakistan, Madagascar and Japan. In the event of a conclave of cardinals to name a new pope, 11 of the new 14 being under 80 years of age would be eligible to take part. "I am happy to announce

  • Sabah YDP lodges police report against Musa Aman

    May 20, 2018 8:43 AM 10

    KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Yang Dipertua Ngeri Tun Juhar Mahiruddin lodged a police report against former Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman last night. When contacted today, Sabah Commissioner of Police Datuk Ramli Din confirmed the matter but declined to divulge any details. Musa, who is also Sabah Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman, was sworn in as chief

  • India court jails ex-diplomat for spying for Pakistan

    May 20, 2018 7:06 AM 8

    NEW DELHI: An Indian diplomat convicted of passing state secrets to Pakistan's intelligence services has been jailed for three years, her lawyer said Sunday. Madhuri Gupta was found guilty in a New Delhi court on Friday of "spying and wrongful communication of information" while posted to the Indian embassy in Islamabad. Gupta, 61, was arrested in 2010 for allegedly