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August 21, 2018 10:30 AM Knifeman kills six in southern China

BEIJING: Six people were killed after a man went on a killing spree in southern China, stabbing his girlfriend and her relatives, ploughing a car into pedestrians and attacking passersby. The 54-year-old man surnamed Huang had been having relationship problems and decided to take it out on his girlfriend and her family in Monday's attack, Liuzhou police 3

August 21, 2018 6:57 AM Former company director charged with money laundering, involving RM735,500 (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: A former company manager appointed by Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) was charged with two counts of money laundering involving a sum of RM735,500 at the sessions court today. Noraffendi Omar, 45, who worked as a manager of food coupons issued to passengers during flight delays pleaded not guilty in front of Judge Dr Gan Chee Keong to the charges 5

August 18, 2018 9:47 AM Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies at 80 (Updated)

GENEVA: Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died Saturday after a short illness at the age of 80, his foundation announced. "It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, passed 7

August 17, 2018 10:27 AM Anti-king banner unveiled in Barcelona ahead of attacks ceremony

BARCELONA: Catalan separatists unveiled a giant banner against Spain's King Felipe VI on a building in the Barcelona square where he is due to attend a ceremony on Friday in honour of the victims of last year's deadly jihadist attacks in the city. "The Spanish King is not welcome in the Catalan countries," the banner read in English. It was accompanied 8

August 17, 2018 7:46 AM Plantation worker charged with attempting to sell illegal decoders on Facebook

KUALA LUMPUR: An oil palm plantation worker pleaded not guilty at the sessions court here today to try to sell illegal decoders on Facebook. Mohd Faizri Ali, 29,was charged with using the accounts "Mohd Faizul" and "Tonton Siaran Percuma Kuantan" at https://www.facebook.com/mohd.faizul and https://www.facebook.com/TontonPercuma to offer for sale a Decoder 4

August 15, 2018 2:04 PM Couple suspected of involvement in model's murder absent from court

KUALA LUMPUR: A lawyer holding a watching brief for the couple who hosted Dutch model Ivana Smit prior to her death was asked to leave the coroner's court today, as the couple will not testify in the proceedings. G. M. Tab, the special counsel for Alex and Luna Johnson, was asked to leave by coroner Mahyon Talib after S. N. Nair, the special counsel 4

August 15, 2018 10:48 AM Mother disowns son after 14 years of being harassed by loan sharks

KUALA LUMPUR: A mother has decided to disown her son after being harassed by loan sharks over his debts for the past 14 years. Speaking to reporters at a press conference at the MCA Public Services and Complaints Department, its head Datuk Seri Michael Chong said the woman, who only wants to be known as Ng, believes her son, Chiow Chee Son, 36, started 5

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 8

August 15, 2018 4:31 AM Thomas & Friends at The Curve

FOR over 70 years, children’s television series Thomas & Friends has been entertaining children around the world from the vibrant island of Sodor. Now, Thomas is expanding his horizon in Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures!. In this new series, available on Astro Best from Aug 24 onwards, Thomas’ dream of seeing the world will motivate him to travel 5

August 12, 2018 9:47 AM 80% of childminders at nurseries don't have minimum qualifications

PUTRAJAYA: About 80% or 13,700 childminders for those aged (0) to four in nurseries registered with the Department of Social Welfare (SWD) still do not meet the minimum qualification of the Permata Early Childhood Care and Education (KAP) course as of June 2018. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said the lack of qualified caregivers 9