Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «civil»

April 18, 2018 10:56 PM Pakistan’s long-delayed new airport set to open May 3

A worker cleans the floor of the newly built Islamabad International Airport, during a media tour ahead of its official opening, Pakistan April 18, 2018. — Reuters pic ISLAMABAD, April 19 ― A long-delayed new international airport for Pakistan’s capital, Islamabad, is set to open on May 3, a civil aviation official said yesterday during an advance tour of the facility 7

April 18, 2018 1:58 PM Turkish main opposition calls for end of emergency rule after early election announcement

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has purged military and the civil service in a sweep after the coup. — Reuters picANKARA, April 18 — Turkey's main opposition party today called for an immediate end to a state of emergency imposed in the wake of a 2016 coup attempt, after President Tayyip Erdogan declared presidential and parliamentary elections would 6

April 17, 2018 7:39 AM MBSB Bank says processing up to RM6b affordable housing loans

President CEO Datuk Seri Ahmad Zaini Othman said the applications in the pipeline included loans for the PR1MA, PPA1M and Rumawip. — Picture by Azneal Ishak.KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — MBSB Bank Bhd, Malaysia’s second largest full-fledged Islamic banking by asset size, is currently processing up to RM6 billion in loans for affordable housing. President 7

April 16, 2018 9:08 AM USNS Mercy makes second visit to Malaysia

PORT KLANG: USNS Mercy, the US San Diego-based hospital ship, today made its second port call to Malaysia as part of the ongoing Pacific Partnership 2018 (PP18) mission. During the five-day visit that ends this Friday, the crew will engage in civil engineering projects, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR) preparedness seminars and community 13

April 15, 2018 9:53 AM Air China flight diverted after passenger threatens crew with fountain pen

Passengers and crew were unharmed in the incident. — AFP picBEIJING, April 15 — An Air China flight bound for Beijing made an unscheduled landing in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou today after a passenger threatened a flight attendant with a fountain pen, the country’s civil aviation authority said. In a brief statement on its website, the Civil 8

April 14, 2018 3:43 PM Reject ‘toxic’ Ku Nan in GE14, DAP youth tells Malaysians

DAP’s Shakir Ameer Mohideen said Malaysians should reject leaders like Umno’s Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Mansor (pic) who have no qualms dividing the nation to earn extra votes in the elections. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — Malaysians should reject leaders like Umno’s Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Mansor who have no qualms dividing the nation 7

April 13, 2018 3:40 PM Russia says has ‘proof’ UK was behind alleged Syria chemical attack

A man is washed following alleged chemical weapons attack, in what is said to be Douma, Syria in this still image from video obtained by Reuters on April 8, 2018. — Reuters pic MOSCOW, April 13 — The Russian military today said it had proof that an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta was staged on orders from London. Russian defence 18

April 11, 2018 3:38 PM Syria's Eastern Ghouta 'totally stabilised': Russian army

MOSCOW: The Russian army on Wednesday said the situation in the former Syrian opposition bastion of Eastern Ghouta had been "totally stabilised". "The situation in Eastern Ghouta has been totally stabilised. Refugees are continuously returning to where they lived. As of today some 60,000 people have returned to their homes," Lieutenant-General Viktor 10

April 10, 2018 10:55 AM Weekday poll not without precedent, says Salleh

Salleh said in the 1995 and 1999 general elections, polling day was also held on a working day. ― Picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak today stressed that the Election Commission’s (EC) decision to set the polling date for the 14th general election (GE14) on a working day is not unprecedented 6

April 10, 2018 9:52 AM Cops dismantle gang that preyed on Ipoh’s elderly

District police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Ali Tamby said his agency is still hunting another gang member. — iStock.com pic via AFPIPOH, April 10 — Police said they have busted a gang that targeted senior citizens here with two arrests. District police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Ali Tamby said his agency is still hunting another gang member 5