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August 1, 2018 2:14 AM Malaysian released from Israeli prison arrives at KLIA

SEPANG: The sole Malaysian representative who was detained by the Israeli regime at the Givon Prison, Prof Madya Dr Mohd Afandi Salleh felt like being in a war zone when the flotilla ship Al-Awda which carried medicines to Gaza was captured by Israeli forces 49 nautical miles from the Gaza waters. Mohd Afandi, who was met by reporters shortly after arrival 22

July 31, 2018 9:43 AM Heatwave hits Thomas Cook as holidaymakers stay home

LONDON: The heatwave sweeping northern Europe was on Tuesday blamed for a dip in earnings at travel group Thomas Cook, with record temperatures at home suppressing demand for last-minute foreign trips. The British holiday giant, which offers package holidays to northern Europeans looking for summer sunshine, warned that annual earnings were now expected 85

July 31, 2018 2:31 AM First Senate Democrat meets with Trump's Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump's US Supreme Court nominee finally met with a Democrat on Monday, as Senator Joe Manchin bucked his party and welcomed Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill. The appeals court judge offered smiles but no remarks to reporters as he entered Manchin's office and left two hours later — the longest of his meetings to date with senators 81

July 30, 2018 10:39 AM Five Malaysian climbers return from Lombok

SEPANG: Five Malaysian climbers have safely returned home following Sunday's powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake that hit Lombok, Indonesia. One of the climbers, Siti Hidayah Zainuddin, 38, said during the tragedy, she was with 19 other and they were arranging their backpacks before continuing with their expedition to the top of Mount Rinjani. "We were scheduled 25

July 29, 2018 8:17 AM Turkey planning summit with France, Germany, Russia

ANKARA: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey is seeking to hold a summit in Istanbul with France, Germany and Russia on Sept 7 to discuss regional issues including the Syrian conflict, in comments published on Sunday. "We will discuss what we can do in the region together," Erdogan said, quoted by Hurriyet daily. He gave no further details on the issues 24

July 28, 2018 6:52 AM 551 Community based Rehabilitation Centres set up nationwide: Wan Azizah

BANGI: Some 551 Community based Rehabilitation Centres (PDK) have been established nationwide to provide equal opportunities for disabled people to integrate with the community, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Wan Azizah, who is also Women, Family and Community Development Minister, said PDKs were being implemented through 13

July 24, 2018 12:15 PM Malaysia has highest rate of diabetes in Asia

KUCHING: Malaysia has the highest rate of diabetes in Asia and one of the highest in the world, probably next to Saudi Arabia said the National Diabetes Institute (NADI) executive chairman, Datuk Dr Mustaffa Embong. He said there are about 2.5 million adults with diabetes in Malaysia, those aged 18 and above. "According to NADI records, statistic suggests 32

July 24, 2018 7:19 AM I will remain as Pakatan president regardless of election outcome: Wan Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today said that her position in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) will remain even if she does not hold any position in PKR. The PKR president said any changes following the party election next month, would not affect her position as president of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition. "It does not matter 14

July 23, 2018 11:09 AM British boxers held in Spain over alleged gang rape

MADRID: Two British boxers are in jail in Spain after being accused of allegedly gang raping a woman in a party resort in Ibiza, police said Monday. Paul and Sonny Upton, 30 and 29, and two other men were detained last week after a British tourist accused them of gang raping her in San Antonio, a spokesman for the Guardia Civil police said. They met the woman 65

July 23, 2018 8:14 AM Accused claims he was threatened by prison officers to admit killing Morais

KUALA LUMPUR: The sixth accused in the murder trial of deputy public prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais told the High Court here that he and five other accused were threatened, so that they would admit to murdering Morais at the trial. S. Nimalan, 25, claimed that the threat was made by several prison officers on April 10 at the Sungai Buloh Prison 15