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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 7

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 7

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 14

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 8

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 17

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 13

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 17

February 5, 2018 12:35 AM 'Sex and the City' actress Cattrall says brother is dead

APPEALS by Sex and the City actress Kim Cattrall for help in finding her missing brother ended in sadness on Sunday when she announced his death. "It is with great sadness that myself and my family announce the unexpected passing of our son and brother, Chris Cattrall," she said in a tweet, less than 24 hours after publicly appealing for help in finding 7

January 23, 2018 2:27 AM In Year of the Dog, Malaysia plays down, skirts dog decorations

Dogs are considered 'unclean' under Islamic tradition and Muslims are required to carry out a ritual of washing themselves if they are in contact with the animal. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 — Some Malaysian businesses are skirting around or playing down the portrayal of canines in Chinese New Year decorations this year, wary of offending the country’s 9

December 29, 2017 7:50 AM Dog owners can get licences for up to 3 years from March 2018: AVA

SINGAPORE: Dog owners will soon be able to apply for or renew the licences of their pet dogs for a period of up to three years, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) announced on Friday (Dec 29). In a media release, AVA said the change, which takes effect from March 1 next year, would make dog licensing easier and more convenient 7