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April 24, 2018 8:20 AM Armenia marks Ottoman massacres after leader quits

YEREVAN: In a show of unity Tuesday, Armenians marked the anniversary of the massacre of 1.5 million of their kin by Ottoman forces in 1915, a day after leader Serzh Sarkisian resigned after days of protests. The commemorations are a hugely emotional event for the country and Armenians of all stripes flocked to a hilltop memorial in the capital Yerevan 5

April 22, 2018 10:23 AM Australia beat Netherlands to return to World Group

WOLLONGONG, Australia: Daria Gavrilova put Australia back into the World Group of the Fed Cup with victory over Quirine Lemoine of the Netherlands in Wollongong on Sunday. The 24th-ranked Gavrilova, who replaced Saturday's losing team-mate Samantha Stosur, beat the 295th-ranked Lemoine 6-3, 6-2 in the fourth singles to give Australia an unassailable 6

April 22, 2018 10:23 AM Japan pip Britain to seal return to Fed Cup's elite

MIKI, Japan: Japan plucked victory from the jaws of defeat as the hosts beat Britain 3-2 on Sunday to seal a return to the Fed Cup's elite level after a four-year absence. Johanna Konta crushed Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-3 to put the visitors on the brink of victory before Kurumi Nara upset Heather Watson 7-6 (11-9), 6-4 to take a see-saw World Group II playoff 6

April 21, 2018 10:16 AM 3,737 nomination forms for GE14 sold as at April 20: EC

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) has sold 3,737 nomination forms for the 14th General Election (GE14) as at Friday, April 20. Of the total, 1,220 are the nomination forms for parliamentary seats and 2,517 are for state seats, the EC said in a statement here today. It said in Kuala Lumpur, 43 nomination forms were sold, while in Sarawak, 125 forms 6

April 21, 2018 9:17 AM ETC in every district in Selangor if BN rules: Noh

SHAH ALAM: Barisan Nasional (BN) promised to set up an Entrepreneur Transformation Centre (ETC) in every district in Selangor if given the mandate to form the state government in the 14th General Election (GE14). Selangor BN chairman Tan Sri Noh Omar said the ETC would serve as a one-stop centre which houses various government agencies related to entrepreneurship 4

April 21, 2018 1:51 AM Farah faces tough examination in London Marathon

LONDON: British track legend Mo Farah (pix) had few peers in distance championship running but he may find a few better than him on the road in Sunday's London Marathon. The 35-year-old – who achieved the Olympic double winning the 5000m and 10000m gold twice – couldn't hope for a better send off in his second tilt at his home marathon than for Queen 4

April 20, 2018 2:37 PM Warner Bros theme park in Abu Dhabi gets opening date

The hotly anticipated Warner Bros theme park in Abu Dhabi will open its doors July 25. — Handout via AFPABU DHABI, April 20 — It’s official: The hotly anticipated Warner Bros theme park in Abu Dhabi will open its doors July 25. Some of the world’s most beloved superheroes, cartoon characters and comic book villains will be brought to life at Warner Bros World 8

April 20, 2018 11:09 AM Dimitrov sees off Goffin to reach Monte Carlo semi-finals

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov celebrates winning his quarter final match against Belgium’s David Goffin at the Monte Carlo Masters April 20, 2018. — Reuters picMONTE CARLO, April 20 — Grigor Dimitrov benefited from a second-set collapse by David Goffin today to reach the Monte Carlo Masters semi-finals for the first time with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/5) victory. The 26-year-old 7

April 20, 2018 10:50 AM Lawyer claims trial to CBT of more than RM100,000

GEORGE TOWN: A lawyer pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to criminal breach of trust involving more than RM100,000. Dawn Shireen Lee Chao Chern, 45, from legal firm Clement, Dawn & Associates, had allegedly misappropriated RM129,069.90 entrusted to her by a client in regard to the purchase of a house at the firm in Greenhall here on Nov 22, last year. The offence 7

April 20, 2018 8:11 AM Upcoming season of ‘Strike Back’ to be shot in Malaysia

American-British action adventure series ‘Strike Back’ is currently in its pre-production stage in Malaysia, with shooting scheduled to begin later this month. — Picture via Facebook/Strike BackKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The seventh season of the American-British action adventure series, Strike Back, is currently in its pre-production stage in Malaysia 8