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September 23, 2017 9:10 PM Casey leads midway through third round at Atlanta

REUTERS: England's Paul Casey held a one-stroke lead over Americans Kevin Kisner and Brooks Koepka midway through the third round of the Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta on Saturday. Casey, in the chase for the FedExCup and its US$10 million bonus, started impressively with three birdies and an eagle in his first seven holes before consecutive 18

September 21, 2017 11:05 AM Jockey Club offers 1 million pound Triple Crown bonus

REUTERS: Britain's Jockey Club has announced the return of a 1 million pounds Triple Crown bonus for the 2017-18 season. The Jockey Club, which owns a number of leading racecourses, is offering the windfall if any horse wins the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton Park on Boxing Day and the Cheltenham 12

September 15, 2017 7:54 AM 'Signature' Singapore GP extended to 2021

SINGAPORE: Singapore Grand Prix organisers announced a four-year contract extension on Friday, guaranteeing the glittering night race until 2021. "The agreement was concluded today after several rounds of negotiations," Singapore Trade Minister S. Iswaran told reporters. The extension had been expected after Formula One chief Chase Carey this week praised 25

September 14, 2017 12:18 PM JPMorgan strategy chief sees bitcoins as pyramid schemes

NEW YORK: Well, it ain’t Jamie Dimon, but there’s another heavy hitter at JPMorgan Chase & Co. who isn’t a fan of cryptocurrencies. Global Head of Quantitative and Derivatives Strategy Marko Kolanovic (also known as “Gandalf” and “Half-Man, Half-God") echoed many of his boss’ warnings about digital currencies in an assessment of the asset class on Wednesday 155

September 13, 2017 9:20 AM Man rams down snatch thieves who ran away with his handphone

KAJANG: A 37-year-old man managed to knock down a snatch thief who tried to steal his mobile phone at about 3.45am on Tuesday. Kajang OCPD Asst Comm Ahmad Dzaffir Mohd Yussoff said the man was smoking in his car with the window down when two men approached him on a motorcycle. "One of them grabbed his mobile phone which was placed in a phone holder on his windshield 12

September 8, 2017 2:53 AM Hunt on after Houdini act in court complex

GEORGE TOWN: Two men in chained handcuffs managed to pull off a Houdini act and slip out of their handcuffs in the court complex here. And police are puzzled as to how they managed to make keys to get out of their cuffs. The policemen found the key in a drain near the court complex in Lebuh Light. Police have launched a manhunt to locate self-employed 114

September 7, 2017 2:58 AM Malaysian arrested in Thailand after snatching bag of New Zealand woman

BANGKOK: A Malaysian man was arrested in Chiang Rai suspected of snatching a New Zealand woman’s handbag. According to The Nation, Thai police identified the man as Asri Awng, who alleged that he came to Thailand to look for his wife but failed to find her and ran out of cash. The daily reported that Sgt Maj Kittidej Khothawee, who was directing traffic 10

September 6, 2017 5:43 PM Cricket: Kohli fires India to seven-wicket T20 win

COLOMBO: Skipper Virat Kohli hit a blazing half-century as India completed their rout of Sri Lanka on this tour, winning the one-off Twenty20 by seven wickets in Colombo on Wednesday (Sep 6). The visitors remained unbeaten in their nine matches against Sri Lanka as they won the Test and one-day series 3-0 and 5-0 respectively. Chasing 171 for victory 27

August 31, 2017 9:04 AM Youth with criminal record caught after fleeing from police

PETALING JAYA: A 21-year-old youth with previous criminal records was nabbed after a chase by police at Jalan Othman here today. District policemen on crime prevention duty had spotted the suspect riding a motorcycle at about 4.30am and on approaching him, the youth sped off. A chase ensued before the suspect crashed and fell off his motorcycle 5

August 29, 2017 6:36 AM Canada bike cops nab one of America's most wanted

MONTREAL: Canadian police on bicycles have nabbed one of America's most wanted criminals in a chance encounter during a routine patrol of Montreal streets. Katay-Khaophone Sychantha, 35, a Laos national living in Canada, was wanted both in the United States and in Ontario province for narcotics trafficking and related crimes. The two policemen tried 14