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March 13, 2018 7:40 AM Venus Williams knocks out Serena, Wozniacki marches on

INDIAN WELLS, United States: Serena Williams' return to the WTA Tour came to an abrupt end Monday as she crashed out of Indian Wells with a 6-3, 6-4 loss to her sister Venus. Venus closed out the 29th career meeting between the two on her second match point as Serena sailed a forehand long to end the third- round showdown. It was the first meeting between 89

March 8, 2018 7:53 AM Top Glove shareholders approve Aspion acquisition

The Top Glove 23-Storey Tower Grand Opening ceremony by Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah at the Top Glove factory. — Malay Mail picKUALA LUMPUR, March 8 — Top Glove Corporation Bhd’s proposed RM1.37 billion acquisition of Aspion Sdn Bhd will pave the way for the company to emerge as the world’s largest surgical glove manufacturer. Executive Chairman Tan Sri Lim Wee Chai said the company 41

March 7, 2018 11:45 PM Florida school shooter indicted on 17 murder counts

MIAMI: Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was indicted Wednesday on 17 counts of murder and 17 more of attempted murder, the state attorney's office said. On Feb 14 Cruz entered the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, just north of Miami, and opened fire with a semi-automatic AR-15 assault rifle, killing 14 students and three staff members 25

March 6, 2018 3:08 PM What next? Post-election scenarios for Italy

An activist wearing a mask of Forza Italia party leader Silvio Berlusconi poses during a tour, the day after Italy’s parliamentary election, in Rome March 5, 2018. — Reuters picROME, March 6 — Italy’s general election left the country with a hung parliament in which no single party or coalition commands an overall majority, leaving few options to form a government 42

March 6, 2018 6:59 AM SpaceX carries out 50th launch of Falcon 9 rocket

MIAMI: SpaceX carried out the 50th launch of its signature Falcon 9 rocket early Tuesday, a swift ascent to a milestone which many aerospace giants take far longer to attain. The launch of the Falcon 9 carrying a Hispasat Spanish-language telecommunications and broadband satellite took place on schedule at 12:33 am (0533 GMT, 1.33pm Malaysia time) from Cape Canaveral 34

February 28, 2018 3:16 AM Metallica announces North American tour dates

James Hetfield of Metallica performs during Quebec City Summer Festival on July, 14 2017 in Quebec City. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 28 — Metallica has announced North American dates for 2018 and 2019 as part of the US heavy metal band’s ongoing WorldWired world tour. Tickets go on general sale March 2 for more than 30 newly announced North American shows 49

February 27, 2018 1:52 PM Time for an anti-corruption revolution

GEORGE TOWN: The Seh Tek Tong Cheah Kongsi clan house in Penang became the first Chinese guild association in the country to sign the Corruption-Free Pledge (IBR) with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). It's president Peter S.H. Cheah said the ceremony marked a significant milestone for the religious body in joining the initiative to fight 17

February 25, 2018 7:20 AM Divers Tze Liang-Yiwei bagged bronze in Rostock GP

Malaysia’s Ooi Tze Liang and Chew Yiwei perform a manoeuvre during their men’s 10m platform synchronised diving finals, June 6, 2015, at the SEA Games in Singapore. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 25 — National divers, Ooi Tze Liang-Chew Yiwei dived for a bronze medal at the 24th FINA (International Swimming Federation) Grand Prix in Rostock, Germany 46

February 24, 2018 3:51 PM Tried and tested BN will continue to deliver, says Najib

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has urged the business community to continue to have faith in his BN government which had delivered for the benefit of the business community. — Picture by Azneal IshakSHAH ALAM, Feb 24 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has urged the business community not to take the risk of opting for a government or coalition that has not been tried 24

February 23, 2018 9:39 AM Welfare recipients yet to receive aid due to hiccups in new system

GEORGE TOWN: Many welfare aid recipients have yet to receive their financial aid since Feb 1 due to a new system implemented by the federal government. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee Chairman Phee Boon Poh (pix) said 25% of the recipients have not received the welfare financial aid due to a new system named "1 Government Financial 34