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July 27, 2018 8:56 AM Ibrahimovic helps Galaxy fightback in 'El Trafico'

LOS ANGELES: Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped launch another dramatic fightback as Los Angeles Galaxy overturned a 2-0 deficit to snatch a 2-2 draw with Los Angeles Football Club in their "El Trafico" derby on Thursday. In another pulsating edition of Major League Soccer's newest city rivalry, Galaxy conjured two goals in the final eight minutes to grab a share 92

July 27, 2018 1:13 AM Teo hits out against those misrepresenting her statement on PTPTN defaulters

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching said today that she is disappointed that her statement on National Higher Education Fund (PTPTN) borrowers had been twisted by some media and netizens on social media. Teo said her statement in the Dewan Rakyat earlier this week did not mean that defaulters would be placed on the bankruptcy list. "I am disappointed 18

July 26, 2018 3:48 AM Ringgit strengthens against US dollar at opening

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit carried on yesterday's positive momentum to open higher against the US dollar, as market players opined that the biggest currency beneficiaries post-European Union-US trade announcement have been the commodity-linked and carry-trade riskier currencies. OANDA Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, Stephen Innes said with the oil prices 71

July 24, 2018 12:10 AM Investigation opened after complaint against Spanish football boss – reports

MADRID: A complaint has been lodged against the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) president Luis Rubiales accusing him of trying to finance work on his house through the union of players he chaired, according to Spanish media reports on Monday. Radio Cadena SER, which first reported the story, said a court in Valencia opened a preliminary inquiry after 174

July 23, 2018 9:12 AM Gunmen storm government building in Iraq Kurdish capital

ARBIL, Iraq: Two gunmen on Monday stormed the governor's headquarters in Arbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, opening fire and wounding a policeman, deputy governor Taher Abdullah said. Kurdish security forces known as Asayish set up a "security cordon and are searching the building" for the assailants, Abdullah said. The attack took place in the early 175

July 22, 2018 10:04 AM Starbucks to open first sign language store in US, modeled on store in Bangsar

KUALA LUMPUR: Taking a page out of Malaysia's book, Starbucks has announced plans to open its first signing store in the US for customers who are deaf and hard of hearing – modeled on the first Starbucks signing store which opened here in 2016. Group CEO for Berjaya Food Berhad Sydney Quays said they are very proud to have inspired the Americans into opening 20

July 18, 2018 1:57 PM Parliament denies serving luxurious wagyu beef dish to members

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Parliament has denied serving the luxurious wagyu beef which cost RM2,000 per kg to Members of Parliament during the luncheon after the opening ceremony of the 14th Parliament yesterday. Its Corporate Communications Division Secretary, Tengku Nasaruddin Tengku Mohamed, said a report on the matter that went viral on social 17

July 17, 2018 9:19 AM Don't discriminate against LGBT at workplaces: Mujahid

KUALA LUMPUR: The LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transexual) community in Malaysia deserves equal rights as citizens of this country and they cannot be discriminated in any form, including at workplaces, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Deparment Datuk Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa. "As long as citizenship is concerned, they cannot be discriminated in their 20

July 16, 2018 10:46 AM Sultan Nazrin Shah opens first Telegraph Museum in Southeast Asia

TAIPING: The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah, today officially opened the Telegraph Museum, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia. Sultan Nazrin Shah and Tuanku Zara later spent about 30 minutes touring the museum. The opening of the Telegraph Museum marks a historic moment for the Telekom Malaysia Foundation (YTM) after the opening of the Telekom 21

July 15, 2018 12:53 PM Police believe bad debts behind Friday night shooting in Cheras

KUALA LUMPUR: Police investigators believe that the motive behind a gunman opening fire at a nightspot in Taman Maluri, Cheras here on Friday was over debts owed to certain parties linked to the criminal underworld. Sources said certain clues obtained in the case pointed towards bad debts as the cause of the incident and the shooting was meant to intimidate 15