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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 84

July 29, 2018 3:08 AM Johor cops rescue Indian man from abductors

JOHOR BARU: The police rescued a kidnapped male Indian national from a lodging house in Tampoi here today after his family in India made a report following a ransom demand from his abductors. Johor Police chief Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd said last night the police also arrested three male Pakistan nationals in their 20s in connection with the abduction 39

July 27, 2018 10:15 AM JAKS Resources fails in bid again to stop RM50m bank guarantee release to Star Media

KUALA LUMPUR: The Court of Appeal has dismissed JAKS Resources Bhd's (JRB) subsidiary Jaks Island Circle Sdn Bhd's (JIC) motions for Erinford injunction to stop Star Media Group Bhd from claiming a bank guarantee of RM50 million provided for a joint development project in Section 13, Petaling Jaya. Following that, JRB said in a stock exchange filing 72

July 18, 2018 6:30 AM Malaysia appoints Singapore law firm to claim 1MDB monies

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Government has appointed a Singapore law firm as its solicitors to institute legal action against 53 individuals and companies to claim monies belonging to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). According to a source, Attorney-General Tommy Thomas approved the appointment of the firm, Tan Rajah & Cheah, early this week. The source 22

July 16, 2018 1:17 PM France expels 'mentor' of 2015 jihadist attackers to Algeria

PARIS: France on Monday expelled a radical Islamic preacher to Algeria after his release from prison, where he became a mentor to at least two jihadis who carried out deadly attacks on a satirical newspaper and a Jewish supermarket in January 2015, officials said. Djamel Beghal was given a 10-year jail term in 2005 after being sent to France following 94

July 12, 2018 2:40 AM Suit up for Korean law drama

WHEN US television law drama series Suits premiered in 2011, producer Aaron Korsh introduced us to the world of attractive lawyers dressed in Tom Ford suits, hostile takeovers and lead character Harvey Specter (Garbiel Macht)'s famous quote: "Sometimes the good guy's gotta do the bad things to make the bad guys pay." Following the major success of this show, KBS (Korean 44

July 9, 2018 12:14 PM Bursa Malaysia opens public consultation for ETF review

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has issued a consultation paper to seek public feedback on the proposed review of Main Market Listing Requirements and Rules and Directives of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad in relation to Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF). The stock exchange regulator said that the public consultation period will run between July 9 to July 23. The proposed 24

July 9, 2018 1:28 AM Paulinho returns to China after one season at Barcelona

Brazil midfielder Paulinho has moved back to Guangzhou Evergrande on loan after just one year at Barcelona, the Chinese Super League club announced on their website Sunday. Barcelona later confirmed the transfer in a statement on their website. It said the two clubs had reached an agreement for a season-long loan with an option to buy. Catalan media 42

July 5, 2018 11:33 AM Anger over charity auction of night in Mandela's cell

JOHANNESBURG: A plan to auction a night in Nelson Mandela's prison cell was condemned on Thursday by site officials who said they had no knowledge of the proposed charity "sleepover". The annual CEO Sleepout initiative had said it was raising funds by auctioning a night in the cell on Robben Island, where Mandela spent much of his 27-year incarceration 57

July 1, 2018 2:39 AM Drake smashes streaming record with new album

NEW YORK: Drake has smashed streaming records with his new album "Scorpion," with Apple Music and Spotify both reporting unprecedented listenership in its first day. Apple Music said on Instagram that the Canadian hip-hop superstar's fifth studio album was streamed 170 million times in the 24 hours since its release Friday. The worldwide figure is the highest 26