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May 29, 2018 1:06 PM Teenager Shapovalov eases to victory on Roland Garros debut

PARIS: Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov eased to a 7-5, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Australian John Millman in his first ever main-draw French Open match on Tuesday. The 19-year-old, who lost in Roland Garros qualifying last year but is now the 24th seed, was erratic at times but always had too much power for his opponent. He will next take on German world 8

May 25, 2018 1:08 AM Trump pardons boxer Jack Johnson, first black heavyweight champ

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight boxing champion, who was sent to prison a century ago in a racially charged case. Trump said Johnson, the "Galveston Giant", was the victim of what "many viewed as a racially motivated injustice". Johnson, who held the heavyweight 18

April 26, 2018 7:52 AM Johor Sultan confers DMIJ on a volunteer and state financial officer

JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, today conferred the Darjah Mulia Sultan Ibrahim Johor (DMIJ) which carries the title Datin Paduka on a voluntary worker, Sabariah Hussein. Also receiving the award was Johor State Financial Officer A. Rahim Nin, which in his case, carries the title Datuk. The investiture ceremony 14

April 20, 2018 2:28 PM New season of Hulu’s ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ dark but inspiring, stars say (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, April 20 — The second season of Hulu’s dystopian saga The Handmaid’s Tale is dark and difficult, but inspiring, its stars said on the red carpet at show’s premiere yesterday. The Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning show is based on Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s bleak portrait of a totalitarian near future where women are forced into sexual 26

April 14, 2018 12:41 PM Nur Dhabitah, Kimberly take 11th, 10th places in 3m springboard

GOLD COAST, April 14 — National women’s divers today failed miserably in the individual 3m springboard to claim last two places in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. In the final at Optus Aquatic Centre, Nur Dhabitah Sabri completed five jumps to collect 264.90 points to take the 11th position while junior diver Kimberly Bong was placed 10th with 270.10 points 13

April 4, 2018 10:57 AM Housewife duped of RM151,800 by Facebook acquaintance

KUANTAN: A Facebook acquaintance sweet-talked a gullible Malaysian housewife into parting with RM151,800 after she had put the money into a number of accounts as requested by the man. Although the 51-year-old woman had only met the man in early January, she had trusted him enough to put the money in the accounts which the man had given. Pahang Commercial 12

April 2, 2018 1:05 AM Saks Fifth Avenue data breached: Parent firm

WASHINGTON: A hack at Saks and Lord & Taylor stores in North America has compromised customer payment data, their parent company announced on Sunday. Canadian-based Hudson's Bay Company did not say how many credit and debit cards were affected by the breach at upscale retailer Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF Fifth, and Lord & Taylor department stores 8

March 25, 2018 11:45 PM Cilic, del Potro reach Miami Open fourth round

Marin Cilic of Croatia serves against Vasek Pospisil of Canada (not pictured) on day six of the Miami Open at Tennis Centre at Crandon Park, Miami March 25, 2018. — Picture by Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports via ReutersMIAMI, March 26 — Former US Open champions Marin Cilic and Juan Martin del Potro powered into the fourth round of the Miami Open yesterday 10

March 22, 2018 5:33 AM BlackBerry to provide software for Jaguar Land Rover EVs

JLR, which was bought by the Tata group in 2008, said last year that all its new cars would be available in an electric or hybrid version from 2020. — AFP pic LONDON, March 22 — BlackBerry Ltd and Tata Motors Ltd’s Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) said today they reached a licensing agreement to use the Canadian company’s software in the luxury car brand’s next-generation 19

March 20, 2018 12:19 PM BlackBerry’s shares rise after software security pact with Microsoft

A Blackberry sign is seen in front of their offices on the day of their annual general meeting for shareholders in Waterloo, Canada in June 23, 2015. — Reuters picTORONTO, March 20 — BlackBerry Ltd’s US-listed shares rose nearly 6 per cent in pre-market trading today after the company said it would partner with Microsoft Corp to provide security for flagship 10