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January 22, 2018 3:35 AM Svitolina ‘working hard’ for Aussie Open success

Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina celebrates winning her Australian Open match against Czech Republic’s Denisa Allertova at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne January 22, 2018. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 22 ― Elina Svitolina says she is “working her a** off” to win a first Grand Slam title and become world number one after reaching the quarter-finals of the Australian 3

January 22, 2018 2:23 AM Rahm beats Landry to win CareerBuilders in playoff

Jon Rahm hits a fairway shot on the 16th during the final round of the CareerBuilder Challenge golf tournament at PGA West TPC Stadium Course. ― Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Jan 22 ― Spain's Jon Rahm birdied the fourth playoff hole to beat Andrew Landry and capture his second US PGA Tour title at the CareerBuilder Challenge in California. Rahm, projected 1

January 22, 2018 12:14 AM Gracia is new Watford coach after Silva sacking

Earlier yesterday, Watford had dismissed Silva, saying that an ‘unwarranted approach’ for the former Olympiakos boss from Everton earlier this season was ‘the catalyst’ for the decision. — Reuters picWATFORD, Jan 22 ― Premier League club Watford appointed former Malaga coach Javi Gracia as their new manager yesterday, just hours after sacking Portuguese 4

January 21, 2018 12:43 PM Three young squash players make Malaysia proud in Australia

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Three young squash players today made Malaysia proud when they won their respective categories at the 2018 Australian Squash Junior Open Championships in Queensland, Australia, today. D. Vharshamithraa won the Girls Under 15 (U-15) category by defeating Natalie Sayes of New Zealand; 11-4, 11-5, 11-8, at Nerang Squash and Fitness 4

January 20, 2018 3:54 PM Zidane fuels Neymar to Madrid speculation

Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar celebrates after scoring the first goal from the penalty spot. ― Reuters picMADRID, Jan 20 — Under pressure Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane today described Neymar, a rumoured transfer target for the European champions, as a “great player who everyone loves”. Madrid are the Spanish champions and have won the past two Champions 5

January 20, 2018 4:34 AM Top iOS Apps: ‘Google Arts & Culture,’ ‘Finger Driver,’ ‘Infinite Golf’

‘Google Arts & Culture’ uses facial recognition to match users with possible artwork doppelgangers. — Picture courtesy of Google Inc/ Apple IncSAN FRANCISCO, Jan 20 — Google encourages phone users to experience its facial recognition prowess up close, as it pairs them with classic artworks, while Finger Driver and Infinite Golf score top download in several 4

January 18, 2018 9:47 AM Sea Life Malaysia and other attractions to boost Johor tourism

ISKANDAR PUTRI: Tourism industry players have been urged to develop tourist packages to boost tourism in Johor, according to State Tourism, Trade and Consumerism Committee chairman Tee Siew Kiong. Tee said the state government is committed to turning Johor into a high value regional tourism destination by year 2023, according to Johor's 10-year Tourism 6

January 18, 2018 5:16 AM Gov losing RM8b in tax revenue from illicit trade

KUALA LUMPUR: The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) has estimated that government is losing some RM8 billion in tax revenue annually due to illicit trade. Last year, the illicit tobacco market alone is believed to have contributed about RM4.4 billion in tax revenue losses. Apart from the tobacco industry, these losses also come from the black 5

January 17, 2018 11:37 PM ‘Two Point Hospital’ taps theme nostalgia

'Two Point Hospital' is positioned as an unabashed homage to earlier classic 'Theme Hospital.' — Picture courtesy of Two Point StudiosSAN FRANCISCO, Jan 18 — A pair of lead developers from 1990s classic Theme Hospital are making a comeback with Two Point Hospital, due out late on in 2018. When business and healthcare met in 1997 simulation Theme Hospital 8

January 17, 2018 1:13 AM Kyrgios fined for colourful language at Australian Open

Australia's Nick Kyrgios was slapped with a US$3,000 (RM11,871) penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct early in his 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over Brazilian Rogerio Dutra Silva on Monday. ― Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 17 ― Australia's volatile Nick Kyrgios has been fined for a colourful directive to the rowdy crowd during his opening round win at the Australian Open. The 22-year-old 9