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March 23, 2018 1:58 PM Putrajaya touts Malaysians’ income growth, inching closer towards high-income nation goal

Malaysia narrowed its gap with the World Bank's defined amount for a high-income nation, as the country's Gross National Income (GNI) per capita reached US$9,660 (RM37,811) in 2017. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 23 ― Malaysia has made good progress towards its goal of becoming a high-income nation and the income of Malaysians have also grown since the launch 32

March 19, 2018 12:34 PM Turkey says its forces won’t stay in Syria’s Afrin region

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters hold their weapons as they stand on the back of a truck in Afrin March 18, 2018. — Reuters picANKARA, March 19 — Turkish forces will withdraw from the Syrian border region of Afrin, leaving it to its “real owners”, once it has been cleared of “terrorists”, Turkey said today. Turkey and its Syrian rebel allies 39

March 18, 2018 3:57 PM Southampton reach FA Cup semis as Wigan dream ends

Southampton manager Mark Hughes celebrates after the Wigan Athletic vs Southampton match, March 18, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, March 18 — Southampton reached the FA Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 victory over third tier Wigan Athletic today as Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Cedric Soares were on target in manager Mark Hughes’ first match in charge. Hughes was appointed 43

March 18, 2018 2:51 PM Sevilla suffer Manchester United hangover

Sevilla's surprise win over Manchester United did not set the stage for them to qualify for the Champions League. — Reuters picMADRID, March 18 — Sevilla crashed to a 2-1 league defeat to Leganes today just days after they pulled off the surprise elimination of Manchester United in the Champions League. The loss means Sevilla are increasingly unlikely 41

March 18, 2018 1:19 AM Bournemouth fightback sends West Brom closer to the drop

West Bromwich Albion’s Jay Rodriguez celebrates scoring their first goal against Bournemouth during their Premier League match at Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth, March 17, 2018. — Reuters picBOURNEMOUTH, March 18 — Long-range goals from Jordon Ibe and Junior Stanislas helped Bournemouth grind out a comeback 2-1 home win over the Premier League’s bottom 48

March 17, 2018 2:50 PM Yaya Toure set for surprise Ivory Coast return

File photo of Ivory Coast’s Yaya Toure (L) celebrating his goal with teammate Kouassi Gervais 2015 Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Democratic Republic of Congo in Bata, February 4, 2015. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah DalshABIDJAN, March 17 — Ivory Coast’s Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure, who turns 35 in May, will return to international football 42

March 15, 2018 5:15 AM South-east Asia stocks fall on looming worries of US-China trade spat

Philippine shares hit a more than three-month low on broad-based losses. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, March 15 — Most South-east Asian stock markets lost ground today, tracking Wall Street overnight, as trade war fears intensified on reports U.S. President Donald Trump would seek fresh tariffs on imports from China. Yesterday, a White House spokeswoman said the Trump 72

March 14, 2018 3:22 PM Spurs: Injured England striker Kane could return next month

Tottenham's Harry Kane celebrates scoring their first goal against Crystal Palance February 25, 2018. — Action Images via Reuters picLONDON, March 14 — Tottenham Hotspur’s eagerly-awaited medical bulletin on their England striker Harry Kane’s right ankle provided good news today with the club saying he could be playing next month. When Kane hobbled away from Bournemouth’s 63

March 14, 2018 2:16 PM Everton’s Iceland midfielder Sigurdsson out for up to eight weeks

Everton's Gylfi Sigurdsson celebrates scoring their first goal against Crystal Palace during their Premier League match at Goodison Park in Liverpool February 10, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, March 14 — Everton’s Iceland midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson is expected to return to action from a knee injury in six to eight weeks, the Premier League club said today 65

March 13, 2018 3:09 PM Azizulhasni, Jun Hoong win national awards

Keirin champ Azizulhasni Awang kissing the Sportsman of the Year trophy in Kuala Lumpur March 13, 2018. — Picture by Azneal IshakKUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — World champions Azizulhasni Awang and Cheong Jun Hoong were crowned Malaysia’s finest athletes for the year 2017 when they won the Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Award in Kuala Lumpur today 73