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February 8, 2018 12:01 AM Six children die in Nigeria boat crash

KANO: Six children drowned when two boats collided and capsized in northwest Nigeria, the emergency services said on Wednesday. A passenger boat on the River Niger collided head-on with another vessel carrying onions to a market in the fishing town of Yauri in Kebbi state on Tuesday evening. Sani Dodo, head of the Kebbi state emergency management agency 39

January 26, 2018 6:13 AM Ex-Negri Sembilan footballer Tony Chia dies

PETALING JAYA, Jan 26 — Former Negri Sembilan footballer Tony Chia died today aged 65. His son Benjamin Chia told Malay Mail his father died at about 1.40am. “My father passed away of motor neuron disease, which he had been suffering from since early 2015,” he said when contacted. Benjamin added that the wake will be held at the Templer Parlour along 14

January 21, 2018 3:15 PM Dimitrov ousts Kyrgios to reach Open quarters

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria chats with Nick Kyrgios of Australia after Dimitrov won their Australian Open match at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne January 21, 2018. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 21 — Bulgaria’s world No.3 Grigor Dimitrov won a gripping four-setter to knock Australia’s big hope Nick Kyrgios out of the Australian Open today. Dimitrov downed 12

January 16, 2018 6:09 AM Steven Seagal ‘unequivocally denies’ sexually assaulting Bond girl

Rachel Grant says Seagal sexually assaulted her during an audition in Bulgaria in 2002. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Jan 16 — Steven Seagal has denied the latest in a series of sexual assault allegations. Bond girl Rachel Grant who appeared in the role of Peaceful Fountains in Die Another Day claims the Hollywood star pulled down her top and then exposed 40

January 2, 2018 6:04 AM 2 die in Tokyo from choking on 'mochi' on New Year's Day

TOKYO: It is an annual tradition in Japan, eating sticky rice cakes or "mochi" on New Year's Day. But every year, a handful of elderly people die from choking on the cakes. This year, two men in Tokyo - aged 60 and 81 - died. Thirteen other people were treated in hospitals, reported NHK on Tuesday (Jan 2). It's a habitual problem, so much so that every 22

December 31, 2017 2:59 PM Three people die in head on collision

MIRI, Dec 31 – Three people died after two vehicles were involved in a head on collision in Jalan Long Lama Bakong at 3.20pm today, said the Sarawak Fire and Rescue Operations Centre (PGO). The deceased were identified as Eyeo Chun Hua, 50, Tan Ai Shan, 28, both women, and Tan Kheng Wei, 11, a boy. The male driver was believed to be injured. “The accident 23

December 25, 2017 7:30 PM Three people die in avalanches in Swiss Alps

GENEVA: Three mountain climbers from Switzerland and France have been killed in avalanches in the Swiss Alps in the past three days, police said on Monday (Dec 25). The latest incident involved a group of five climbers in the Valais region close to the Hofathorn peak at 2,844 metres when a local man was swept away by an avalanche on Monday. The 39-year-old 22

December 24, 2017 7:40 PM Three workers die in gas accident at Libyan oilfield

BENGHAZI, Libya: Three workers, two of them Sudanese, died in an accident at Libya's Zelten oil and gas field on Saturday, an oil source said. They died after inhaling gas during maintenance works, the source said, adding that a fourth person was being treated in hospital. The nationality of the third dead was not immediately known. The field belongs 13

December 19, 2017 4:04 PM Senate adjourns sine die after passing 13 bills

KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Negara adjourned sine die today after sitting for 10 days and passing 13 bills. The bills were the Supply Bill 2018, Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) (Amendment) Bill 2017, Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) (Amendment) Bill 2017, Employment Insurance System Bill (SIP) 2017, Finance (No. 2) Bill 2017, Labuan 34

December 5, 2017 1:08 AM Death rates soar among people hospitalised for opioids

MIAMI: People who are hospitalised for opioids – including prescription painkillers and heroin – are four times more likely to die than they were 15 years ago, a US study said Monday. White people who are over 50 and have lower incomes are the hardest hit by the spike, said the findings in the journal Health Affairs. In 2000, less than one half of one percent 19