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August 29, 2018 10:28 AM Qatar World Cup worker fell to his death: Contractor

DOHA: A Nepalese labourer who died working at a World Cup stadium in Qatar fell to his death, one of the main contractors at the site said. The 23-year-old scaffolder died on August 14 at the $680 million (RM2.79 billion) Al Wakrah stadium, one of the proposed venues for the controversial 2022 tournament. "We can confirm this worker lost his life. He was performing 10

August 27, 2018 3:16 PM Vatican rolls back on pope's remarks on psychiatric help for gay children

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican on Monday rolled back on Pope Francis' recommendation that parents seek psychiatric help for children who show homosexual tendencies. The pope made the comments to journalists as he was flying back to Rome from Ireland, but the Vatican later removed his phrase from its official account, saying he had not meant to suggest that homosexuality 7

August 25, 2018 8:53 AM Nanny remanded for seven days, baby still in ICU

SEREMBAN: A 23-year-old nanny was remanded for seven days from today to assist in investigations into the case of four-month-old baby Muhammad Ummar Zayyan Mohamad Haikal Hafiz, who was unconscious while he was under her care. Seremban district police chief ACP Thiew Hock Poh said the remand order was issued by the Seremban Courts Special Remands Assistant 11

August 19, 2018 11:43 AM Two children killed in Algeria grenade explosion

ALGIERS: Two children have been killed and four others wounded when a homemade grenade exploded in the Ahnif area east of the Algerian capital, the El Watan newspaper said Sunday. Armed groups had placed the improvised explosive there to delay the advance of security forces pursuing them in the mountainous region, according to local media. "A homemade 13

August 15, 2018 2:04 PM Couple suspected of involvement in model's murder absent from court

KUALA LUMPUR: A lawyer holding a watching brief for the couple who hosted Dutch model Ivana Smit prior to her death was asked to leave the coroner's court today, as the couple will not testify in the proceedings. G. M. Tab, the special counsel for Alex and Luna Johnson, was asked to leave by coroner Mahyon Talib after S. N. Nair, the special counsel 10

August 15, 2018 10:48 AM Mother disowns son after 14 years of being harassed by loan sharks

KUALA LUMPUR: A mother has decided to disown her son after being harassed by loan sharks over his debts for the past 14 years. Speaking to reporters at a press conference at the MCA Public Services and Complaints Department, its head Datuk Seri Michael Chong said the woman, who only wants to be known as Ng, believes her son, Chiow Chee Son, 36, started 10

August 15, 2018 9:21 AM Japan toddler missing for 3 days found alive

TOKYO: A two-year-old boy who went missing in woods in western Japan has been found unharmed after three days alone, apparently surviving on river water as volunteers hunted desperately for him. Yoshiki Fujimoto disappeared on Sunday morning in the Yamaguchi region while out walking with his brother and grandfather, and the search for him made headlines 17

August 15, 2018 2:49 AM Babysitter pleads not guilty to causing hurt on three-month-old baby (Updated)

IPOH: A babysitter claimed trial at the sessions court today to a charge of neglecting a three-month-old baby under her care. Ros Azlina Mohd Ismail, 46, a mother of nine, was charged with neglecting Muhammad Zaheen Affan Mohamad Zulkarnain, resulting in injury to the child. The offence was alleged to have been committed at a home in Seri Iskandar here at 11.30am on Aug 8. The charge 12

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 12

August 5, 2018 2:26 PM KPWKM, Mujahid work together to raise minimum age for marriage to 18

PUTRAJAYA: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry (KPWKM) is working together with the Religious Affairs Minister at the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa, to raise the minimum legal age for marriage in all relevant laws to 18 years old. The ministry said this would involve the Islamic Family Law (Federal Territory) 11