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June 24, 2018 3:09 AM Mexico, gay pride flags caught up in victorious jumble of joy

MEXICO CITY: Thousands of Mexicans wept, cheered and chanted Saturday in their capital city where a planned gay pride event was swept over by megafans enraptured by their national football team's World Cup win. And while the atmosphere of Mexican football at times has been historically homophobic, on Saturday there was so much joy in one place, it was downright 31

June 23, 2018 4:27 AM S. Korea ex-PM and spy agency founder dies at 92

SEOUL: Kim Jong-pil, founder of South Korea's once-infamous spy agency and former prime minister, died Saturday in Seoul, his aide said. Kim was once a top figure in South Korean conservative politics, and along with former presidents Kim Young-sam and Kim Dae-jung, is considered one of the country's most influential politicians in the 1980s and 1990s. The trio was banned 66

June 14, 2018 3:42 AM N. Korea's Kim knows denuclearisation must be 'quick': Pompeo

SEOUL: North Korea's Kim Jong Un understands that denuclearisation must happen "quickly", US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, warning there will be no sanctions relief for Pyongyang until the process is complete. Pompeo said Washington remained committed to the "complete, verifiable and irreversible" denuclearisation of North Korea, after 85

June 14, 2018 3:29 AM Win tickets to see TWICE

XPAX by Celcom is offering a chance for fans of Korean girl band TWICE to win special VIP tickets to catch the band’s sold-out TWICEland Zone 2: Fantasy Park in KL concert on July 28 at Stadium Malawati, Shah Alam. The VIP tickets for Xpax Zone (Fantasy Zone) will include an exclusive ‘Hi-Touch’ session with TWICE members when the girls are in town for the concert 36

June 14, 2018 3:16 AM Festive holiday TV watch

HERE are some festive programmes on the small screen over this long weekend. TV2, 10.30PM: The members of the Malaysian football team must put aside their differences and qualify for the Olympics. Starring J.C. Chee, Luqman Hafidz and Bront Palarae. Raya HD, 12.30PM: Wok Selamat wants to bring home his daughter’s body after she dies overseas. But his sons do not agree 93

June 12, 2018 11:24 PM US mistakenly lists Singapore as part of Malaysia, drawing social media scorn

SINGAPORE: The US State Department mistakenly made Singapore part of Malaysia in a note issued in connection with Tuesday's North Korea-US summit and published on its website, sparking snide comments on social media. US President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday for the first ever summit between leaders of the old foes, at a hotel 13

June 12, 2018 4:36 AM Huh? China stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'

BEIJING: Chinese social media users are scratching their heads over a "Chinese proverb" US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka posted to Twitter as her father prepared for his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. "'Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.' -Chinese Proverb," Ivanka posted on Monday, the night 88

June 11, 2018 8:12 AM Tun M wants to start national car project to replace Proton

TOKYO: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has expressed his ambition to start a new national car project. He pointed out that Proton, which he launched, was no longer a national car. "Our ambition is to start a (new) national car with partners in the region," he said, mentioning countries such as Japan, China, South Korea and Thailand. Speaking at the 24th International 57

June 11, 2018 6:08 AM Wanna One concert tickets on sale June 20

KOREA'S K-pop band Wanna One is making a one-night-only stop in Kuala Lumpur on July 21 at the Axiata Arena. The 11 members in the band – Kang Daniel, Park Ji-hoon, Lee Dae-hwi, Kim Jae-hwan, Ong Seong-wu, Park Woo-jin, Lai Kuan-lin, Yoon Ji-sung, Hwang Min-hyun, Bae Jin-young and Ha Sung-woon – will be performing their hit singles such as Energetic 91

June 7, 2018 2:56 PM US says reached deal with China's ZTE

WASHINGTON: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said today that Washington has reached a deal with ZTE Corp that would reverse a ban on buying parts from US suppliers, allowing China's No. 2 telecommunications equipment maker to get back into business. Under the deal, ZTE will change its board and management within 30 days, pay a US$1 billion (RM3.97 billion) 37