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July 24, 2018 6:55 AM Sky's no limit: Japan firm to fly wedding plaques into space

TOKYO: The sky is no longer the limit for lovers looking for unusual ways to commemorate their nuptials, with a Japanese company now offering to blast commemorative wedding plaques into space. Warpspace, a start-up based in Tsukuba City outside Tokyo, is introducing the new service in partnership with a local hotel popular for wedding banquets. For about 77

July 22, 2018 11:45 AM Thai boys rescued from cave to be ordained in Buddhist ceremony

MAE SAI, Thailand: Most members of the Thai youth football team rescued from a flooded cave will have their heads shaved, don robes and be ordained in a Buddhist ceremony this week, officials said Sunday. The "Wild Boars" are enjoying their first few days home after being discharged from hospital and speaking to the media about their harrowing ordeal 84

July 21, 2018 2:30 AM Tun M to discuss contracts during visit to China

KUALA LUMPUR: Contracts involving projects between Malaysia and China will be the main agenda during Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's visit to Beijing next month. "My visit, basically is to follow up on what Tun Daim Zainuddin has done. "He has brought up certain subjects with regards to the contract given out and the fact that Malaysia does not have the money 17

July 20, 2018 7:30 AM AirAsia X inks conditional amendment agreement with Airbus for additional 34 aircraft

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia X Bhd has entered into a conditional amendment agreement with Airbus S.A.S for the purchase and delivery of an additional 34 A330-900neo aircraft pursuant to the A330-300 purchase agreement dated June 14, 2007. This comes after the low-cost long-haul carrier announced yesterday that it had placed an order of 100 Airbus A330neo widebody 77

July 20, 2018 6:50 AM Rais questions move to allow students to wear black shoes

KUALA LUMPUR: Veteran politician Tan Sri Rais Yatim has questioned the Education Ministry's move to allow students to wear black shoes to school beginning 2019. "What's the importance of students nationwide having to change (their shoes) to black? "Are there not more pressing matters to address? The shoes' producers will certainly be delighted as they will stand 30

July 20, 2018 6:38 AM Next-of-kin to be presented full report on MH370 on July 30: Transport Minister

PUTRAJAYA: A full report on the investigation into the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will be presented to the families of the victims at a closed-door meeting on July 30, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. He said the presentation would be made by Datuk Kok Soo Chon, the head of the Malaysian International Civil Aviation Organisation 33

July 20, 2018 12:23 AM KT Bypass project expected to be completed by next July

KUALA TERENGGANU: The construction of the Kuala Terengganu Bypass (KT-Bypass) project which should have been completed in January is expected to be delayed by people reluctant to move out of the plots of land where the highway is to be built. Deputy Works Minister Mohd Anuar Mohd Tahir said that with the delay, KT Bypass was expected to be completed 17

July 19, 2018 1:32 PM Arsenal youngster Nwakali joins Porto B on loan

LONDON: Arsenal's Nigeria midfielder Kelechi Nwakali joined Portuguese champions Porto on a season-long loan on Thursday. Nwakali, 20, has yet to break into the Arsenal team since moving to the Premier League club in 2016. He was sent on loan to Dutch side MVV Maastricht for the 2016-17 season and returned to Holland for a loan spell at VVV Venlo last term. "Kelechi 86

July 19, 2018 11:07 AM Malacca govt to enact term limit for CM

MALACCA: The Malacca government will be enacting legislation to limit the tenure of chief ministers to a maximum of two-terms. Malacca Chief Minister Adly Zahari said the state government was currently fine tuning the draft of the proposed legislation and hoped to table it in the State Assembly next month. "If we can, it will be tabled in August, if not, at the next assembly 15

July 19, 2018 9:54 AM Liverpool close in on record 75 million euro deal for Alisson

LONDON: Brazilian international Alisson is expected to sign for Liverpool on a five-year deal worth 75 million euros, a world record for a goalkeeper, media reports suggested Wednesday. The 25-year-old, who currently plays for Roma in Italy, is cutting short his vacation to undergo a medical on Merseyside after being given permission to talk to Liverpool 88