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March 22, 2018 3:05 PM Malaysia drawn with Denmark for Thomas Cup Finals

Malaysia have been drawn in Group D together with Denmark, Russia and Algeria. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 22 — Defending champions Denmark would be Malaysia’s main obstacle in the group stages of the Thomas Cup Finals. In the 2018 Thomas and Uber Cup draw ceremony held at Arnoma Grand Hotel in Bangkok, tonight, Malaysia have been drawn in Group 6

March 22, 2018 1:57 AM Here are US targets most vulnerable to China trade retaliation

Workers transport imported soybean products at Langshan port of Nantong Port Group, in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China March 9, 2018. — Reuters picBEIJING, March 22 — China could hit back with measures against America’s US$140 billion (RM548 billion) of annual exports to the Asian powerhouse if President Donald Trump imposes tariffs. The president is expected 9

March 20, 2018 10:12 AM De Vos ends 14-year wait for Canada in Le Tour de Langkawi

Adam de Vos of Rally Racing celebrates winning the third stage of Le Tour De Langkawi 2018 from Kota Baru to Kuala Terengganu with a distance of 166km. — Picture by Ahmad ZamzahuriKUALA TERENGGANU, March 20 — Young rider Adam de Vos finally ended a 14-year drought for Canada to score the podium victory in the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) cycling race. The 24-year-old 5

March 19, 2018 4:44 AM Australia PM meets Myanmar leader Suu Kyi, to raise human rights concerns (VIDEO)

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi inspects an honour guard during an official welcoming ceremony at Parliament House in Canberra March 19, 2018. ― Reuters picSYDNEY, March 19 ― Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Canberra today to be met by a military honour guard and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who has said he will raise 5

March 18, 2018 8:56 AM Najib wishes all the best to Hafizh Syahrin

Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah of Monster Yamaha Tech3 poses at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar March 15, 2018. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, March 18 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today wished all the best to Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah who would make his debut in the premier class World MotoGP Championship at the Losail International Circuit 6

March 17, 2018 8:38 AM AFC welcomes lifting of Iraq ban for competitive matches

File photo of Shaikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in Kuala Lumpur on November 26, 2013. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today welcomed the Fifa Council’s decision to lift a ban on Iraq, allowing the country to host competitive matches in the cities of Arbil 6

March 17, 2018 12:26 AM FIFA lifts three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international matches

BOGOTA: FIFA lifted its three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international football on Friday with the cities of Arbil, Basra and Karbala given the go-ahead to stage official matches. "We are allowing international matches to be staged in the cities of Arbil, Basra and Karbala," FIFA president Gianni Infantino told reporters after a meeting of the FIFA Council 6

March 16, 2018 11:17 AM Protestors stand up to Cambodia’s Hun Sen in Australia

Protesters hold placards and banners during a demonstration against Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen, who is attending the one-off summit of 10-member Asean in Sydney March 16, 2018. — Reuters picSYDNEY, March 16 — Hundreds of Cambodian-Australians gathered in Sydney today to protest the visit of Cambodian leader Hun Sen who is accused of overseeing 9

March 16, 2018 8:11 AM V Shem-Wee Kiong on a roll in All-England

File picture shows Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong in the men’s doubles match against Taiwanese Lee Jhe Huei and Lee Yang at the 2018 Asian Badminton Team Championship at the Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium in Alor Star, February 8, 2018. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, March 16 — National men’s doubles pair, Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong entered the All-England 7

March 16, 2018 3:20 AM Indonesia wants Australia as full ASEAN member

SYDNEY: Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants Australia to become a full member of ASEAN, signalling Friday he is keen on Canberra playing a bigger regional role in defence, trade and security matters. His comments come with Australia hosting a special summit of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders in Sydney, as China increasingly 7