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April 15, 2018 2:58 AM Commonwealth gold a morale booster for Amy to face Asian Games challenges

Amy Kwan poses with her gold medal after winning the individual ribbon event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast April 13, 2018. ― Reuters picSEPANG, April 15 — Winning a gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games is indeed a major morale booster for national rhythmic gymnast Amy Kwan to be more competitive at the Asian Games scheduled for Sept 18-22 in Jakarta 64

April 9, 2018 11:02 PM Audi reveals new e-tron Vision Gran Turismo

Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo prototype. — Picture courtesy of AudiWOLFSBURG, APRIL 10 — It used to be that driving video games put drivers behind the virtual wheels of car that were on the roads and race tracks around the world, giving them the chance to drive things like Formula 1 cars they'd never be able to get close to in real life. That's now being 96

April 7, 2018 3:20 AM Penang’s FIT Malaysia programme draws crowd of 25,000

PERMATANG PAUH: More than 25,000 people participated in the state-level FIT Malaysia programme at Seberang Prai Polytechnic here today. The event kicked off with Barisan Nasional (BN) youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin joining 2,000 cyclists in the 30km cycling event which was flagged of by Penang Umno Chief Datuk Seri Zainal Abidin Osman at 7.30am. Other 50

April 5, 2018 8:36 AM First terrifying look at Netflix’s ‘Nightflyers’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, April 5 — Netflix has released a short teaser that offers a first look at upcoming sci-fi horror series Nightflyers, which is based on George R.R. Martin’s novella. The story follows a group of eight scientists and a powerful telepath on a space expedition in the hopes of making contact with alien life. When terrifying and violent events 79

April 5, 2018 1:40 AM European tourists not kidnapped in Cameroon, tour operator says

Tourists, who were held hostage, gather after they were freed in Yaounde, Cameroon April 3, 2018 in this picture taken from video. — Reuters picYAOUNDE, April 5 — A group of European tourists travelling in southwest Cameroon were not kidnapped, their Swiss tour operator said yesterday, contradicting government reports that separatist militants had held them hostage 50

April 4, 2018 3:08 PM Tiger effect sees surge of golf fans ahead of Masters

Tiger Woods walks through a large crowd to the 18th tee during the second day of practice for the 2018 Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia April 3, 2018. — Reuters picPARIS, April 4 — The number of television viewers tuning in to the US Masters this weekend is expected to almost double thanks to the Tiger Woods effect, according 61

April 4, 2018 2:10 AM Amazon Game Studios’ ‘Breakaway’ shelved (VIDEO)

Amazon announced ‘Breakaway’ at TwitchCon 2016. ― AFP picSAN FRANCISCO, April 4 ― Though fantasy sports game Breakaway is no longer in development, Amazon might have a Battle Royale replacement waiting in the wings. Basketball and combat crossover Breakaway won't see the light of day as a full release. As one of three 2016 announcements from the newly 125

April 3, 2018 3:25 PM Philip, husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, admitted to hospital for hip surgery

Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, retired from public life last August although he said he would still attend some events. — Reuters picLONDON, April 3 — Britain’s Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, was admitted to hospital and will have surgery on his hip tomorrow, Buckingham Palace said. “His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh 74

April 3, 2018 7:57 AM Zouk KL marks 14th year with entry into DJ Mag’s top 20

Zouk KL achieved its best position yet on the DJ Mag top 100 clubs list. — Pictures courtesy of Zouk KLKUALA LUMPUR, April 3 — Zouk KL broke into the top 20 of DJ Mag’s top 100 clubs list, it was announced at the club’s 14th anniversary party last week. The club occupies the 19th spot on the definitive ranking, up two places from last year and securing 107

March 31, 2018 11:25 AM Caribbean schoolgirl swimmer eyes selfie with pin-up Peaty

GOLD COAST, Australia: As many of the world's top swimmers go for gold at the Commonwealth Games, one shy schoolgirl from St. Lucia has a more modest goal — a photo with English hunk Adam Peaty. But 16-year-old Katie Kyle, set to compete in the 50 and 100 metres butterfly for the Caribbean island, first has to pluck up the courage to speak to the Olympic 52