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August 14, 2018 7:16 AM Ex-Australian archbishop avoids jail for concealing child abuse

SYDNEY: A former Australian archbishop convicted of concealing abuse by a notorious paedophile priest in the 1970s was confronted by enraged victims outside a courthouse Tuesday after a judge spared him jail and ordered he serve his sentence at home. Philip Wilson became one of the highest-ranked church officials convicted of covering up child sex abuse 4

August 12, 2018 2:42 AM Koepka grabs PGA lead as Tiger joins crowded title hunt

ST. LOUIS: Two-time US Open champion Brooks Koepka seized a two-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the PGA Championship while Tiger Woods charged into contention for his first major title in 10 years. Fourth-ranked Koepka, who had stretched the lead as large as five shots, fired a four-under par 66 to stand on 12-under 198 after 54 holes at Bellerive 9

August 2, 2018 5:12 AM Australian Foreign Minister Bishop calls on Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop today paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the Perdana Leadership Foundation. In their one-hour meeting, Dr Mahathir and Bishop discussed how to further strengthen the bilateral relations between Malaysia and Australia, and also touched on regional and global issues 5

July 31, 2018 6:36 AM Man admits Australia child suitcase murder

SYDNEY: A man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing a young mother and her toddler, whose skeleton was found in a suitcase on the side of a road, ending a case that baffled police and shocked Australians. Daniel James Holdom, 43, admitted the double murder in 2008 of Karlie Jade Pearce-Stevenson, then aged 20, and her two-year-old daughter Khandalyce Kiara 5

July 31, 2018 3:37 AM Australia, US, Japan in Indo-Pacific infrastructure push

SYDNEY: Australia, the United States and Japan will jointly invest in infrastructure projects in the Indo-Pacific, officials announced Tuesday, in an attempt to counter China's efforts to court influence in the region. Beijing has loaned countries across Asia billions of dollars as part of its "Belt and Road" development strategy, including to island 7

July 30, 2018 2:47 AM Cheung back for encore

Back by popular demand, ‘God of Song’ Jacky Cheung (below) will be returning to Kuala Lumpur for his Encore World Tour, after three successful sell-out shows in January. Organised by Star Planet, Cheung’s earlier A Classic Tour at the Axiata Arena drew an impressive 40,000-strong crowd. After his stop in the country, Cheung went on to perform for fans in the US, Australia 8

July 28, 2018 8:49 AM Kita akan menentang sekeras kerasnya cadangan kjaan PH nak leburkan MARA

Kita akan menentang sekeras kerasnya cadangan kjaan PH nak leburkan MARA dan di faraid kpd empat kementerian berbeza.. Setiap tahun MARA membiayai kira kira 200,000 pelajar pelbagai peringkat.Unikl saja mempunyai pelajar hanpir 30,000…dan MRSM Hampir 50,000…KKTM ,KPTM,KM,GIATMARA melibatkan puluhan ribu pelajar.. Ada pihak cuba nak berikan gambaran negative 5

July 24, 2018 9:23 AM Honours for Australians involved in Thai cave rescue

SYDNEY: Nine Australians who helped rescue young footballers trapped in a Thai cave were given state honours Tuesday, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declaring their bravery an inspiration to the world. The 12 "Wild Boars" players and their coach were stuck deep in the flooded cave for up to 18 days before Thai Navy SEALs and international cave diving 5

July 19, 2018 11:34 AM Technical glitch forces Malaysia Airlines flight to return to Brisbane

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysia Airlines flight from Australia's Brisbane bound for Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur was forced to turn back due to an unexpected technical issue, the airlines said Thursday. According to Xinhua news agency, the national carrier in a statement confirmed that its flight, MH134 which departed Wednesday from the Brisbane International 7

July 17, 2018 3:10 PM AirAsia is world's best low-cost airline for 10th straight year

SEPANG: AirAsia has been named the World's Best Low-Cost Airline for the 10th year in a row. The airline in a statement said it won the accolade at the 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards held today at The Langham, London. "AirAsia Co-founder, AirAsia Group Bhd Executive Chairman, and AirAsia X Bhd Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Datuk Kamarudin Meranun 8