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August 5, 2016 11:01 AM Your Guide to Brazil’s Crazy Pre-Olympics Political Chaos

Thousands of protesters marching in the streets. Political party leaders investigated by their own governments. Endless finger-pointing over corporate corruption in politics. Demands to lock up politicians. Yes, welcome to the 2016 US presidential election. But if you train your gaze 5,000 miles south, which many Americans will do tonight as the Summer 6 3

July 24, 2016 1:21 AM Nearly-man Lee to carry the burden for Malaysia again

Nearly a decade at the top has made Lee a rock star of the sport and a huge celebrity in Asia, but his career has been haunted by agonising near-misses on the world’s biggest stages. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, July 24 — A nation’s hopes of Olympic glory can be a burden for the toughest of athletes but few can know of the pressure that befalls badminton’s 12

July 20, 2016 1:45 AM IOC mulls 'options' as Russia made to wait on Rio fate

LAUSANNE: The IOC said Tuesday it would study "legal options" before deciding whether to ban Russia from the Rio Games and barred sports minister Vitaly Mutko, acting on a bombshell report detailing rampant state-run doping. The International Olympic Committee also said that it would not give backing to or organise any international events in Russia 8

June 28, 2016 10:07 PM A cheat sheet for the Three Amigos summit

A quick guide to the relationships at play, the issues on the table and the likely outcomes of the North American Leaders’ Summit There have been nine iterations of these meetings, in locations rotating between the three countries, since 2005. Some have been friendly, some testy. Here’s a look at the basics, and what is likely to be covered this year. Prime 26 8

June 28, 2016 2:38 PM VW agrees to ‘historic’ $14.7B settlement

Washington — Volkswagen will spend $14.7 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it rigged thousands of cars to cheat U.S. emission standards under a settlement that federal regulators called “historic” on Tuesday. The settlement, which was filed with a U.S. District Court in San Francisco, calls for Volkswagen to pay more than $10 billion 11

June 26, 2016 2:39 PM Man claims trial to 2 charges of cheating by impersonation

Businessman S Surain Naidu allegedly deceived his victims by impersonating a Hindu priest and the secretary to the Sultan of Johor. JOHOR BAHARU: A businessman pleaded not guilty in the Magistrate’s Court here, today to two counts of cheating by impersonating a Hindu priest and secretary to the Sultan of Johor, between November 2011 and May this year. On the first 8

June 11, 2016 4:19 AM PAS’s hudud unjust, a fraud, says Dr M

Tun Mahathir Mohamad. — Picture by Saw Siow FengSABAK BERNAM, June 11 — PAS’s version of hudud would create an unfair system in Malaysia that violates the Islamic tenet of justice, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Dr Mahathir noted that hudud as PAS envisioned it would cause Muslims to face different punishments from non-Muslims over the same offences 5

May 17, 2016 4:20 PM Nissan accused of cheating emissions by South Korea

Nissan is being dragged into the emissions scandal that rocked VW after South Korean officials claimed they had found evidence of a so-called defeat device in the Qashqai crossover. The South Korean government said it plans to fine Nissan 330 million won (£195,000) for cheating emissions – an accusation Nissan "firmly" denies. This is despite the fact the European 12

April 26, 2016 6:52 AM Dating site for beautiful people hacked, account information sold by hackers

About 1.1 million users of the website had their data compromised in the latest breach. — ScreencapNEW YORK, April 26 — Another dating website got hacked, namely BeautifulPeople.com, a site known for beng strict with its standards of attractiveness. It was also known for culling members deemed not attractive enough for the website. Forbes reported that the leak compromised 6

April 22, 2016 2:30 AM VW forges US deal on diesel emissions, to cost at least US$10b

A Volkswagen automobile sits for sale on a car lot in Carlsbad, California August 28, 2015. — Reuters pic WASHINGTON, April 22 — Volkswagen AG, driving to move beyond a scandal that has disrupted its global business and sullied its reputation, announced a sweeping US deal yesterday to buy back or potentially fix about a half million polluting diesel 10