Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «join»

August 17, 2018 10:27 AM Anti-king banner unveiled in Barcelona ahead of attacks ceremony

BARCELONA: Catalan separatists unveiled a giant banner against Spain's King Felipe VI on a building in the Barcelona square where he is due to attend a ceremony on Friday in honour of the victims of last year's deadly jihadist attacks in the city. "The Spanish King is not welcome in the Catalan countries," the banner read in English. It was accompanied 5

August 13, 2018 6:19 AM Police to use English on PM’s directive (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts are being made for the police to improve their command of English after a directive by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to use the language in their work. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the police had already been using English for their daily briefings and operations but Mahathir has once again 7

August 12, 2018 5:06 AM Johor Opposition leader scoffs at office given to him

KOTA ISKANDAR: Johor Opposition leader Datuk Hasni Mohammad (Benut-Umno) was given an office at the State Assembly building but he scoffed at the size of it. Hasni said this showed that the Pakatan Harapan (PH) state government doesn't recognise the status of opposition. He said this after receiving the key of the office from Johor Speaker Suhaizan Kaiat 7

August 11, 2018 1:23 AM 30,000 people in Sarawak keen to join Bersatu: Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR: Almost 30,000 people in Sarawak are keen to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu), said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The Prime Minister said this showed that the party was getting encouraging support from the people in the state and he had planned to launch the party in Sarawak. "We will accept all requests to become members of party 9

August 9, 2018 12:08 PM Chelsea swoop for Kepa in record move as transfer deadline looms

LONDON: Chelsea shattered the world-record fee for a goalkeeper with an 80-million euro swoop for Athletic Bilbao's Kepa Arrizabalaga on Wednesday as the Premier League transfer window prepared to slam shut. While the rest of Europe's leading leagues don't close the window until later in August, England's top-flight clubs have until 1600GMT on Thursday 12

August 8, 2018 11:38 PM Arsenal's 'silent Stan' unfazed by unhappy fans

LONDON: American businessman and entrepreneur Stan Kroenke is unlikely to be upset by the outpouring of heated opposition from Arsenal fans following his takeover of historic Premier League club. The hard-nosed multi-billionaire from Columbia, Missouri, who joined the American invasion of English football over a decade ago, has absorbed a steady volume 10

August 5, 2018 8:41 AM Screenings to determine number of dyslexic children in Felda settlements

KUALA LUMPUR: The Felda Youth Council and the Malaysian Dyslexia Association will join forces to create awareness on the disorder, including a plan to set up help centres in Felda settlements nationwide. "This collaboration is important to generate awareness among youths in Felda settlements so that we are able to address the condition from an early 8

August 1, 2018 5:21 AM Najib: Arul Kanda’s RM5 million payment justified

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix) has defended the RM5 million paid to former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) chief Arul Kanda Kandasamy in the span of six months, saying it was justified. The former premier said Arul had successfully reduced 1MDB's debt from RM50 billion to RM30 billion. It was part of his responsibility as the president 17

July 31, 2018 4:45 AM 30 years on, 'new age militancy' stokes Kashmir conflict

SRINAGAR, India: A home-made bomb set off the insurgency against Indian rule in Kashmir 30 years ago, but "new age" fighters using social media assaults alongside guns are taking the battle to new heights of bitterness. The explosion at the Srinagar telegraph office doorway on July 31, 1988 caused no casualties but lit the fuse on a conflict that rights 8

July 23, 2018 2:07 AM BN MPs avoiding 1MDB scandal like a plague, says Kit Siang

PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional (BN) are avoiding he 1MDB corruption scandal like the plague when debating in Parliament, DAP Adviser Lim Kit Siang (pix) said today. Describing it as a most cowardly act, he said they had been part of the disgraceful and unpatriotic conspiracy and betrayal in muzzling Parliament from probing and debating the 1MDB corruption 6