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July 17, 2018 1:47 AM 'Lava bomb' from Hawaii volcano injures 23 on boat

LOS ANGELES: A projectile from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii struck a boat carrying people watching lava from the two-month-old eruption, injuring 23, the fire department said. Thirteen of them required hospitalisation and the rest were treated at a harbour when the boat engaged in a "lava tour" returned to the Big Island, also known as Hawaii 34

July 16, 2018 5:58 AM Body of triathlon participant found floating off Tanjung Tuan

PORT DICKSON: The body of a Hong Kong national who drowned while competing in the 2018 Port Dickson International Triathlon yesterday, was found floating in the waters off Tanjung Tuan today. Negri Sembilan Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) director Norazam Khamis said the body was discovered by a fisherman at 8.14am, about one nautical mile from where 59

July 15, 2018 11:56 PM Six survive in boat mishap

LUMUT: Five men and a child, almost died near the Mentagor Island, about 0.5 nautical miles from Pulau Pangkor here last night. Mohamed Fadzrul Mohd Faizal, 8; Muhammad Hazwan Zainal, 29; Muhamad Zubir Suhaimi, 28; Shahril Zakaria, 29; Mohd Zulkarnain Sohaimen, 32; Mohd Faisal Abd Majid, 35, were said to be fishing in the area when their boat overturned 22

July 15, 2018 12:53 PM Police believe bad debts behind Friday night shooting in Cheras

KUALA LUMPUR: Police investigators believe that the motive behind a gunman opening fire at a nightspot in Taman Maluri, Cheras here on Friday was over debts owed to certain parties linked to the criminal underworld. Sources said certain clues obtained in the case pointed towards bad debts as the cause of the incident and the shooting was meant to intimidate 19

July 13, 2018 7:40 AM Wanted man shot for attacking policemen

SHAH ALAM: A policeman shot a wanted man in the right thigh after he attempted to attack policemen with a knife in Sabak Bernam, early today. Sabak Bernam District Police chief Supt Nor Azmi Isa said the incident took place on Jalan Panchang Bedena at 2.45am after the 37-year-old man, wanted for criminal intimidation, started to run away upon seeing 29

July 11, 2018 6:50 AM Rain, winds wreak havoc in Labuan

LABUAN: Torrential rain accompanied by strong winds hit this duty-free-island today, toppling several trees and lamp posts and damaging property. The rain and winds struck this city from about 8am to 10am. The winds lasted until early afternoon. No casualties or injuries were reported. Several trees toppled and branches fell onto roads in various areas 40

July 10, 2018 2:01 PM Five found dead, including toddler, in suspected French family row

PAU: French firefighters found five people dead, including a toddler, on Tuesday after a suspected domestic dispute in an apartment in the southwestern city of Pau. The fire service was called to the apartment in the centre of Pau at 6.40am after neighbours saw smoke coming from it. A neighbour "was concerned after seeing blood running down the edge of one of the apartment's 93

July 10, 2018 6:18 AM Sampaoli remains Argentina coach, for now

Beleaguered Jorge Sampaoli is still Argentina coach and has been put in charge of the under-20 national team for an upcoming tournament. The national federation AFA said late Monday that its president Claudio Tapia and deputy Daniel Angelici met with Sampaoli and talked about the World Cup in Russia where the two-time champions went out in round of 16 against 27

July 8, 2018 1:28 PM 'Terrorist attack' kills 6 Tunisia security forces

TUNIS: Six members of Tunisia's security forces were killed Sunday in a "terrorist attack" near the border with Algeria, the interior ministry said, updating an earlier toll. A national guard border patrol in the Ain Sultan area of the Jenduba border province "was hit in a landmine ambush that killed six agents", the ministry said. Ministry spokesman 48

July 8, 2018 8:23 AM Old couple die in 3am blaze

KOTA TINNGI: An elderly couple burnt to death in their shop in Sungai Rengit, near here, early today. Chong Chin Sin, 70, and his wife, Tan Ah Yeng, 70, were found dead in their electrical appliance shop after the fire was stopped. The fire also destroyed a motorcycle workshop and a hardware shop. Two vans that were parked in front of the shops were also burnt 20