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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 15

August 5, 2018 2:03 AM Police order crowd dispersal after projectiles thrown at US far-right rally

PORTLAND: Police said activists hurled rocks and bottles during a Portland rally Saturday organized by two far-right groups that drew a counter-demonstration and raised fears of a replay of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. Police in the western state of Oregon's largest city said the projectiles were thrown 17

August 3, 2018 12:00 AM Puppies rescued from uninhabited Canadian island

OTTAWA: Puppies discovered on an uninhabited island in the Canadian wilds are looking for a new home. The litter – four males and three females – has been dubbed the "Gilligan's Island crew" after the 1960s American television sitcom about castaways on an uncharted tropical island. Two boaters recently heard their cries in the night, Deb Vandekerkhove 17

May 29, 2018 11:49 PM Galapagos iguanas transferred due to overpopulation

QUITO: Six land iguanas, endemic to the Galapagos Islands, have been relocated within the Pacific archipelago due to food shortages and overpopulation on the islet where they lived, Ecuador's Galapagos National Park said Tuesday. The reptiles were moved from the islet of Venice to Dragon Hill, on the neighbouring island of Santa Cruz. "The shortage of rain, little 13

May 6, 2018 9:40 AM Four members of 'Ah Tee Jinjang' group detained, drugs worth RM4.8m seized

KUALA LUMPUR: The police recovered 96.7kg of methamphetamine drug, worth RM4.8 million, following the arrest of four members of the "Ah Tee Jinjang" group, comprising three men and a woman, at a hotel in Jalan Pasar Baru here last Wednesday. Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said the drug was recovered at a house in Taman Bukit Idaman 10

April 7, 2018 12:20 AM Man City were offered United’s Pogba in January, says Guardiola

Pogba has endured a troubled season at Old Trafford, and is by no means guaranteed to be in the starting line-up for the Manchester derby. — Picture by Action Images via ReutersMANCHESTER, April 7 — Manchester City were offered the chance to sign Manchester United’s Paul Pogba during the January transfer window, according to City manager Pep Guardiola 24

March 26, 2018 12:04 AM Sarajevo schools plagued by hoax bomb alerts at exam time

A familly of migrants, consult a medical worker from Doctors without Borders (MSF) aid organisation, in a room of a repurposed Sarajevo suburban house, on March 19, 2018. — AFP picSARAJEVO, March 26 — Schools in the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo have been plagued by around 20 bomb alerts over the past two weeks, all of which have turned out to be hoaxes 14

March 2, 2018 12:55 PM After dog’s death, Penang council says open to working with local animal groups

Dalbinder alleged that the city council has refused to cooperate with local animal rights groups. — Picture by Sayuti ZainudinGEORGE TOWN, March 2 — The Penang Island City Council (MBPP) is willing to work with all local animal groups and activists to handle the stray dogs issue in the state, Mayor Yew Tung Seang said today. He said MBPP is holding meetings 18

February 18, 2018 6:22 AM Ipoh’s Concubine Lane turns festive for Chinese New Year

Dogs are dressed in traditional Chinese costumes during the Chinese New Year celebration along Concubine Lane in Ipoh February 18. 2018. — Pictures by Farhan NajibIPOH, Feb 18 — The “Concubine Lane” tourist spot in Ipoh’s Old Town was made merrier today by the Chinese New Year celebrations organised by traders here. Around 500 visitors including foreign 15

February 16, 2018 3:43 AM Tears and guilt grip survivors at US school shooting vigils

PARKLAND: Florida teen Stacey Sayers says she is on an emotional roller coaster — happy to have survived the carnage at her high school, but overwhelmed by what her classmates have lost. The 15-year-old was one of the thousands who honoured the victims in a series of vigils on Thursday, the day after the deadly shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas 20