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September 3, 2018 11:00 AM Kangaroo on the loose in Austria

VIENNA: A kangaroo is on the loose and has been spotted in forests and meadows in Austria, police said Monday. The animal — not a native to the central European country — has been seen numerous times since late last week in Hellmonsoedt district in Upper Austria state. Police, who have identified it to be a kangaroo from photos and videos they received 8

September 3, 2018 2:28 AM After a week of bipartisan tribute, McCain is laid to rest

WASHINGTON: A nearly weeklong celebration of the life of US senator John McCain – war hero, maverick, two-time presidential candidate and outspoken critic of Donald Trump – came to a solemn and subdued end Sunday as he was laid to rest at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. McCain, who died Aug 25 aged 81 after a year-long struggle against brain 5

August 22, 2018 11:12 AM Man arrested over Facebook post depicting Nepal PM as monkey

KATHMANDU: A man in Nepal was arrested for sharing a doctored image on Facebook showing Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's head superimposed on a monkey's body, police said Wednesday. Homnath Sigdel, 44, was taken into custody on Tuesday for "sharing indecent photos that targeted the prime minister", senior police officer Narendra Prasad Uprety told AFP. The offending 20

August 20, 2018 10:14 AM Model claiming Trump secrets pleads not guilty in Thailand case

PATTAYA, Thailand: A Belarusian model who sparked global intrigue after claiming she had evidence of Russian efforts to help Donald Trump win office pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of running an illegal "sex training" class in Thailand. Anastasia Vashukevich, better known by her pen name Nastya Rybka, has been detained in Thailand since February 18

August 5, 2018 3:05 AM Loh holds Penang’s first exhibition on aerial drone photography

GEORGE TOWN: Former Reuters photographer ST Loh is holding Penang's first ever exhibition on aerial drone photography. He has used two aerial drones to capture images for the exhibition. It was launched by the Mayor and Penang Island City Council (MBPP) president Datuk Yew Tung Seang. Loh said that the exhibition runs throughout the festival period from yesterday 7

August 3, 2018 3:04 AM Man held for having sex on pavement in Singapore

SINGAPORE: A man has been arrested for having sex on the pavement along Claymore Drive, outside Orchard Towers. Singapore police said the 30-year-old suspect was apprehended on Wednesday. Officers from Tanglin Police Division established the identity of the man through follow-up investigations and by using CCTV footage. However, they have yet to establish 12

July 31, 2018 6:36 AM Man admits Australia child suitcase murder

SYDNEY: A man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing a young mother and her toddler, whose skeleton was found in a suitcase on the side of a road, ending a case that baffled police and shocked Australians. Daniel James Holdom, 43, admitted the double murder in 2008 of Karlie Jade Pearce-Stevenson, then aged 20, and her two-year-old daughter Khandalyce Kiara 10

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 14

July 17, 2018 10:32 AM Cambodia calls campaign to boycott election a 'crime'

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia's election commission on Tuesday described calls to boycott a controversial election on July 29 as a "crime" and said authorities were already pursuing charges against those who criticised the vote. Strongman leader Hun Sen is set to extend his 33-year grip on power in the upcoming election after supporting the dissolution of the main opposition 18

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 7