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January 21, 2018 5:10 AM Rihanna set to perform at 2018 Grammys

Rihanna at the MET Gala. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Jan 21 — The Recording Academy has revealed that Rihanna will be performing alongside DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller at the 2018 Grammy Awards. The trio will perform their summer hit Wild Thoughts although it didn’t score a nomination. JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars dominate the nomination list this year and are vying 3

January 19, 2018 11:56 AM Brazil great Pele collapses with exhaustion

Pele has been taken to hospital for kidney and prostrate problems in recent years and also underwent hip surgery. — Reuters picSAO PAULO, Jan 19 — Brazilian football great Pele has collapsed with exhaustion and been forced to cancel a long-planned trip to London this weekend, the Football Writers Association (FWA) said today. The FWA was due to host a dinner 5

January 11, 2018 11:34 AM Mancini says it would be an honour to coach Italy

Mancini, a gifted forward in his playing days, won a surprisingly modest 36 caps for Italy and never played at a World Cup. ― Reuters picMILAN, Jan 11 ― Former Manchester City and Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini said that he would like to coach Italy’s national team, describing the possibility as an honour. The job has been vacant since Gian Piero 14

January 6, 2018 1:36 AM Justin Bieber’s hometown to exhibit memorabilia from his early years

Justin Bieber performs a medley of songs at the 2016 Billboard Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 22, 2016. — Reuters pic ONTARIO, Jan 6 — A museum in Justin Bieber’s birthplace of Stratford, Ontario is preparing an exhibit of memorabilia set to open next month in honour of its hometown hero. The Stratford Perth Museum announced on Thursday that “Justin 7

January 4, 2018 7:12 AM Inaugural Miri City Mayor Awards in May

MIRI: The inaugural Miri City Mayor Awards (MCMA) will be presented this year in conjunction with the Miri May Fest 2018 to honour individuals and organisations who have contributed to the environment, tourism promotion, and the safety and security of Miri City. Miri City Mayor Adam Yii Siew Sang said two of the four awards would be for selected individuals 6

December 29, 2017 2:53 PM Tony Fernandes redesignated as Executive Director, Co-Group CEO of AirAsia X

Tan Sri Tony Fernandes will hold the post of Executive Director and Co-Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia X Bhd, effective Jan 1, 2018. — File picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 29 — AirAsia X Bhd’s Non-Executive Director Tan Sri Tony Fernandes has been redesignated as Executive Director and Co-Group Chief Executive Officer of the airline 12

December 18, 2017 11:42 PM Aubameyang, Mane, Salah among finalists for CAF award

Liverpool sharpshooter Salah is the leading English Premier League scorer this season with 14 goals, having moved from Roma in the off-season. — Action Images handout via ReutersJOHANNESBURG, Dec 19 ― Prolific goalscorers Mohamed Salah of Egypt and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon were named on Monday among the three finalists for the African Player 15

December 18, 2017 7:06 AM Sri Lankan president rolls out red-carpet to welcome Najib

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is greeted by Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena, at the Presidential Palace in Colombo 18 December, 2017. — Bernama picCOLOMBO, Dec 18 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was accorded a grand welcoming ceremony with full police honours as he arrived for talks with Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena 13

December 17, 2017 11:59 PM Gaza restaurant offers N. Koreans discount in gesture to Kim

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: A Gaza Strip restaurant is offering mouth-watering discounts to any North Koreans who might be passing by in gratitude for Pyongyang condemning the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. But restaurateur Salim Rabaa is unlikely to have to honour his generous pledge. "80% off for Korean customers in appreciation 6

December 16, 2017 1:28 AM Brazilian far-right party deny Ronaldinho will be candidate

O Globo’s website reported Thursday that former Barcelona and Paris Saint-German star Ronaldinho was to run for a seat in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais. — AFP picRIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 16 — A far-right Brazilian party yesterday denied reports that World Cup-winning footballer Ronaldinho is to be one of its candidates in elections for the Senate 10