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April 28, 2018 4:11 AM Leverkusen seal deal for Brazilian starlet Paulinho

BERLIN: Bayer Leverkusen have secured the signature of Paulinho, the latest Brazilian teenager to be tipped for a big future, the German club announced on Friday. The 17-year-old winger, whose full name is Paulo Henrique Sampaio Filho, will move from Rio de Janeiro side Vasco da Gama on the day of his 18th birthday in July on a five-year deal. German 87

April 26, 2018 11:21 AM Spain's jobless queue lengthens in first quarter

MADRID: Spain's jobless queue lengthened slightly in the first three months of the year to 16.7% compared to 16.5% in the previous quarter, official data showed Thursday. The National Statistics Institute said there were 3.79 million people unemployed in the eurozone's fourth largest economy. The services sector – which includes tourism, where jobs are often 69

April 24, 2018 12:33 PM Hakimi plans Asian Games preparation in Europe

KUALA LUMPUR: After failing to make an impact in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, triple jumper Muhammad Hakimi Ismail is now putting his focus on the Asian Games in Jakarta-Palembang in August. The 27-year-old athlete acknowledged he has to work hard to record jumps near 17m if he wants to be one of the main contenders in the championships 78

April 24, 2018 10:52 AM Iran says Europe must not pay Trump 'ransom' over nuclear deal

TEHRAN: A top Iranian official on Tuesday welcomed European powers' efforts to salvage a historic nuclear deal, but warned they should not simply hand over "a ransom" to US President Donald Trump. Trump has threatened not to renew the 2015 accord, which curbed Iran's nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief. His threats have prompted pressure 27

April 18, 2018 8:24 AM James wary of Real's Champions League 'chip'

BERLIN: They may sit third in the Spanish league, but when it comes to the Champions League holders Real Madrid simply engage a special 'chip', says James Rodriguez. On loan at Bayern Munich, who host his ex-club Real in the first-leg of the Champions League semi-final next Wednesday, James says the Spanish giants' strength is knowing how to conjure 46

April 18, 2018 12:15 AM Byton unveils first model at Milan Design week

Launch of Byton's first all-electric luxury SUV. — Picture courtesy of BytonMILAN, April 18 — Byton is a Chinese vehicle brand that's been teasing its upcoming first model in concept form for a while now, but a near production-ready version of its first model has just had its European launch as part of Milan Design Week. It's a 469 bhp all-electric luxury 58

April 16, 2018 7:48 AM UK supermarket misleads consumers, says Indonesia-Malaysia palm council

A demand boom for widely-used palm oil has led to palm plantations spread across 18 million hectares in Indonesia and Malaysia. — Reuters picJAKARTA, April 16 ― The Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC), a palm oil board led by Indonesia and Malaysia, said British supermarket chain Iceland's decision to remove palm oil from its own-brand food products 55

April 13, 2018 11:21 AM Your anti-palm oil policy is ‘colonialism’, Malaysian group tells UK supermarket chain

A worker collects palm oil fruit after harvesting at a plantation in Kampung Bukit Hijau, Kuala Selangor March 14, 2018. — Picture by Mukhriz HazimKUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — British supermarket chain Iceland should be “ashamed” of its anti-palm oil policy which will deprive thousands of poor farmers in Asia, Africa and Latin America of much-needed income 37

April 9, 2018 10:45 AM Dozens injured in New York bus crash

WASHINGTON: Dozens of New York teenagers returning from a school trip to Eastern Europe were injured when their bus crashed on the journey home to Long Island, police said. New York State Police Major David Candelaria said of the 44 people on board Sunday evening, two were seriously wounded and five moderately, with the rest of the injuries minor. The passengers 48

April 5, 2018 4:35 AM Hoping for Kobe beef, Kelantan plans Quran recitals for its cows

Che Abdullah said that Kelantan has the country’s second-most cattle exports, adding that it was the first state to export lembu sado bred from prized European stock. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, April 5 — The Kelantan government is reportedly planning for Quran recitals to be held near locally-reared lembu sado, an imported breed, in the hopes 22