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April 24, 2018 5:05 AM Chinese carrier leads live fire drill in East China Sea

BEIJING: China's sole aircraft carrier has led a flotilla of naval vessels in a "live combat drill" in the East China Sea, state media reported Tuesday, the latest show of force by Beijing's burgeoning navy. The official Xinhua news agency said the vessels "took part in anti-aircraft and anti-submarine warfare training" with a simulated "opposing force" 3

April 23, 2018 3:12 AM Axes, sunglasses and now a summit at Korea's DMZ

PANMUNJOM, South Korea: In the Demilitarized Zone that has divided the two Koreas for decades, the two sides come face to face — along with the contradictory narratives that will underlie a summit at the site this week. South Korean guards chosen for their height and looks, and sporting aviator sunglasses stand stern and unmoving outside the blue huts of the Joint 3

April 23, 2018 1:57 AM Decomposed body of missing 89-year-old man found

LUMUT: The decomposed body of an octogenarian, who was reported missing since April 8, was found near the quarry in Teluk Rubiah, Seri Manjung here on Sunday morning. According to Manjung Police chief ACP Muhammad Hanif Othman, the body of the 89-year-old Ho Tong Chim was found by passers-by at 11.30am about 1.5km from his motorcycle. "The body was sent to Seri Manjung 9

April 21, 2018 12:38 PM China carries out aircraft carrier drills in Pacific as Taiwan tensions rise

BEIJING: China has carried out aircraft carrier drills in the Pacific, its navy said Saturday, ramping up tensions with Taiwan over its military exercises in the sensitive region. Beijing's sole aircraft carrier and two destroyer ships carried out "offensive and defensive drills to test their combat muscle" on Friday, China's navy said on its official 6

April 20, 2018 11:21 AM More than 50 injured in train accident in Austria

A train is seen after a crash in Salzburg April 20, 2018 in this picture obtained from social media. — Picture courtesy of Christian Hennig via Reuters SALZBURG, April 20 — Fifty-four people were treated for injuries after two train carriages collided at a station in the Austrian city of Salzburg today, the state rail company OeBB said. The accident 6

April 18, 2018 11:12 PM Bandar Tasik Selatan hit by mud flood after heavy downpour

SIBU, April 19 ― Heavy downpour since late afternoon yesterday caused an apartment area near the ongoing construction of the Sungai Besi-Ulu Kelang Expressway in Bandar Tasik Selatan here to be inundated with mud flood. Kuala Lumpur Fire Operation Division Assistant Director Ruhisha Haris said strong winds during the heavy rain had also caused the roofs 7

April 17, 2018 7:52 AM Crewman missing in oil drilling vessel fire

MIRI: An offshore oil and gas drilling vessel, Ocean Geos, caught fire near Baram in the South China Sea today. It is learnt that in the 3am incident, an explosion occurred in the ship's engine room which led to the fire. A search and rescue operation is underway to find the missing Malaysian crewman, said the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency Miri chief 14

April 16, 2018 9:08 AM USNS Mercy makes second visit to Malaysia

PORT KLANG: USNS Mercy, the US San Diego-based hospital ship, today made its second port call to Malaysia as part of the ongoing Pacific Partnership 2018 (PP18) mission. During the five-day visit that ends this Friday, the crew will engage in civil engineering projects, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR) preparedness seminars and community 9

April 16, 2018 1:43 AM Three children die in house fire (Updated)

SEMPORNA: Three young siblings, including twins, were burnt to death in a fire which destroyed a unit of workers quarters at a plantation in Borneo Pegagau near here last night. Semporna police chief Supt Peter Umbuas said the twins, identified as Harmasius Roman and Fonsaliana, five, and their brother Amsalinus, four, were found dead in the kitchen 8

April 15, 2018 2:11 AM Ibrahimovic on target again as Galaxy douse Fire

Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Los Angeles Galaxy controls the ball against the Chicago Fire during the first half of a MLS match on April 14, 2018 at the Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois. — AFP picCHICAGO, April 15 — Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his first full appearance for the Los Angeles Galaxy yesterday to secure a battling 1-0 win over the Chicago Fire in Major 7