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August 29, 2018 5:09 PM The time has come for a Malay right-wing party

DAP has asked MCA to leave Barisan Nasional and join Pakatan Harapan. PKR has warned Malaysians that Malay politics is becoming more right wing. The time has come for a Malay right-wing party to dominate Malaysian politics. If Umno refuses to revert to its roots, then a new right-wing party needs to be launched to fill the vacuum that Umno is leaving 11

August 28, 2018 8:11 AM May kicks off first Africa tour as British PM

CAPE TOWN: British Prime Minister Theresa May touched down in Cape Town Tuesday as she kicked off a tour of the African continent where she hopes to lay the foundations for post-Brexit trade deals. May is facing pressure at home from so-called Remainers sceptical of her ability to forge trade deals once Britain severs ties with Brussels, as well as from Brexiteers 4

August 6, 2018 2:31 PM 2018 Land Malphi military exercise to focus on urban warfare

IPOH: The Philippine military is set to share its experience of fighting in the town of Marawi, Mindanao last year with Malaysian troops during the 19th series of the Malaysian-Philippine (Malphi) military exercise here. Second Division Commander Major-General Datuk Mohd Ramli Jaafar said the 14-day training exercise would focus on fighting in built-up 32

August 3, 2018 9:18 AM After Pacquiao loss, ex-WBA champ Matthysse calls time on career

BUENOS AIRES: Just two weeks after a punishing knockout loss to Filipino great Manny Pacquiao, Argentine former WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse announced his retirement on Thursday. "Today I decided to hang up the gloves, another stage in my life is beginning," said the 35-year-old Matthysse, who ends his 43-fight career with a record of 38 wins, 36 inside 12

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 15

July 31, 2018 4:45 AM 30 years on, 'new age militancy' stokes Kashmir conflict

SRINAGAR, India: A home-made bomb set off the insurgency against Indian rule in Kashmir 30 years ago, but "new age" fighters using social media assaults alongside guns are taking the battle to new heights of bitterness. The explosion at the Srinagar telegraph office doorway on July 31, 1988 caused no casualties but lit the fuse on a conflict that rights 17

July 23, 2018 9:34 AM Nga Kor Ming stresses that he has never been against any religion or race

DEWAN Rakyat Deputy Speaker Nga Kor Ming, who is known for his oratory skills and sometimes "controversial" speeches, emphasises that he is not anti-Malay. The Teluk Intan MP and Perak DAP chief said he has been fighting to uphold democracy of the country, justice and equality, and has never been against any religion or race. "I always believe that whether 8

July 18, 2018 1:31 AM Thirteen dead, one missing in Mexico land struggle: Officials

OAXACA, Mexico: At least 13 people were killed and one was reported missing after a dispute between two groups over land in Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca erupted in violence, local prosecutors said Tuesday. The deadly gun attack took place Monday in Yautepec district, when members of one communal land association "were attacked" by members of a neighbouring 10

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM Pacman and Matthysse ready to rumble in KL

PETALING JAYA: Eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines is in fighting mood for the biggest boxing match in Kuala Lumpur since Muhammad Ali beat Joe Bugner world heavyweight title bout at Stadium Merdeka in 1975. Pacquiao, also known as Pacman, declared himself ready for Sunday's WBA welterweight title fight against Lucas Matthysse 10

July 6, 2018 10:06 AM Over 100 firefighters battle raging oil tank fire

KEMAMAN: More than 100 firefighters are battling a raging fire, described as the biggest in Terengganu for years, that has destroyed two huge crude oil tanks and spread to a third 16 hours after it started at the Kemaman Bitumen Company (KBC). Four people were injured by the blaze at the KBC in the Teluk Kalong Industrial Area, according to Terengganu 15