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July 10, 2018 6:49 AM Storm Beryl leaves thousands without power in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN: Thousands of Puerto Ricans lost power Monday as driving rains from the remnants of Tropical Storm Beryl neared the island, which was devastated by Hurricane Maria 10 months ago. "The entire government of Puerto Rico is on alert for the passage of Beryl's remnants, and heavy rain is expected in the local area," Ricardo Rossello, governor of the US territory 9

July 9, 2018 7:00 AM Japan PM cancels overseas trip as rain toll hits 100: Local media

TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has cancelled a four-country foreign trip as the death toll from flooding and landslides caused by record rains hit 100, local media said Monday. Abe had been expected to visit Belgium, France, Saudi Arabia and Egypt from Wednesday. His office declined to comment on the reports. Abe reportedly told the deputy 5

May 27, 2018 2:07 AM Over 250 Lunas villagers hit by flash floods

KULIM: More than 250 residents of 10 villages in Lunas have been affected by flash floods due to heavy rain from 2pm to 8pm yesterday. Lunas state assemblyman Azman Nasrudin said all the victims were placed at two flood relief centres opened at the Sungai Seluang Mosque and Taman Sang Kancil Surau. "The main road connecting Padang Serai and Lunas was also flooded 10

April 28, 2018 5:08 AM Environmental issues a key focus in Tanjung Bungah

GEORGE TOWN: Chua Cheong Wee (pix), the Parti Rakyat Malaysia's (PRM) candidate for the Tanjung Bungah state seat has pledged to make environmental issues the key focus of his campaign. Chua, a former journalist with the Chinese vernacular newspaper Kwong Wah Yit Poh, said that former Tanjung Bunggah representative Teh Yee Cheu, had inspired him to become 16

April 25, 2018 3:34 AM Three Avengers-themed laptops from Acer

IN ANTICIPATION of the release of Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War, Acer announced three themed special edition laptops, designed in collaboration with Marvel. Present at the launch were Acer Malaysia products and sales director Johnson Seet and product manager Jeffrey Lai. According to Seet, Malaysia is one of only eight countries in the Asia Pacific 22

April 12, 2018 11:56 AM Johor Pakatan holds voter awareness flash mob for Malaysians working in Singapore

Johor PH and NGOs promote awareness for Malaysians working in Singapore to come home to vote along Jalan Tun Abdul Razak between JB Sentral and City Square Johor Baru April 12, 2018. — Picture by Ben Tan JOHOR BARU, April 12 — Johor Pakatan Harapan (PH) and a non-governmental group held a flash mob event here today to persuade Malaysians working in Singapore 10

April 12, 2018 5:31 AM The dual-camera Lenovo K8 Note can be yours with a RM450 discount

You can get the Lenovo K8 Note now at RM450 off. ― SoyaCincau pixKUALA LUMPUR, April 12 ― There are so many great phones available for under RM1,000 these days. If you’re looking for something different, the Lenovo K8 Note might be an alternative to the Redmi 5 Plus. To make it even more enticing, you can get it now at RM450 off. Originally priced at RM1,299, the K8 Note can be yours 24

March 27, 2018 2:42 AM China’s OPPO embraces Xiaomi’s flash sale gambit to grow Indian base

A rickshaw puller speaks on his mobile phone as he waits for customers in front of advertisement billboards belonging to telecom companies in Kolkata February 3, 2014. — Reuters picMUMBAI, March 27 — Chinese smartphone maker OPPO, which has ceded ground to Xiaomi in the Indian market, is looking to take a page out of its Chinese rival’s marketing playbook 20

March 24, 2018 8:28 AM Fresh spring bands for Apple’s Watch series

The new bands will be available online later this month. — Picture courtesy of AppleCUPERTINO, March 24 — Springtime brings new colours for Apple’s watch band range. There are new exclusive Nike bands that match the latest Nike running shoes, new Woven Nylon bands as well as new shades of the Sport Loop. The Sport Band now comes in Denim Blue, Lemonade 22

March 23, 2018 1:34 AM Police kill man with iPhone, not gun, in backyard

Stephon Clark, 22, is visible on the ground after two police officers shot him, in this still image captured from police aerial video footage released by Sacramento Police Department, California, on March 21, 2018. — Reuters picSACRAMENTO, March 23 — Police in Sacramento, California shot dead an African American father of two in the backyard of his grandparents’ 13