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April 7, 2018 12:31 PM Jian Han shatters national record, qualifies for 50m backstroke finals

GOLD COAST, April 7 — National swimmer, Tern Jian Han has smashed the 16-year-old national record of Alex Lim Keng Liat and advanced to the finals of the men’s 50m backstroke at the 2018 Commonwealth Games here today. At the Optus Aquatic Centre, Jian Han clocked 25.60s in the semi-finals to erase the national record of 25.67s in which Lim won a silver 67

April 5, 2018 12:42 PM Gold, gold, gold for record-breaking Aussie cyclists

Team Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men’s 4,000m Team Pursuit Finals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia April 5, 2018. — Reuters picBRISBANE, April 5 — Australia went some way towards easing the pain of Rio 2016 as the Commonwealth Games hosts sealed a hat-trick of track cycling golds today, demolishing 53

April 5, 2018 2:24 AM Triathlete Duffy wins first gold of Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast

Flora Duffy of Bermuda celebrates after crossing the finish line in first place of the women's triathlon in Gold Coast April 5, 2018. ― Reuters picGOLD COAST, April 5 ― World champion Flora Duffy of Bermuda stormed to victory in the women's triathlon to win the first gold medal of the Commonwealth Games today. Duffy was neck-and-neck with England's Jessica 48

April 3, 2018 12:28 PM Norway's biathlon legend Bjorndalen to retire

OSLO: Norway's biathlon superstar Ole Einar Bjorndalen, the most decorated male Winter Olympian in history, said Tuesday he would retire at the end of the season, at the age of 44. "I would have liked to continue a few more years, but this is my last season," a tearful Bjorndalen told a press conference, citing health and family time as reasons behind 18

April 3, 2018 11:08 AM Ramli Ibrahim brings pride to Malaysia with India's Padma Shri Award

NEW DELHI: Datuk Ramli Ibrahim, Malaysia's legendary choreographer and dancer of Indian classical dance, received India's Padma Shri award, one of the country's top civilian honours, in New Delhi yesterday evening. Attired in a black Baju Melayu and a songkok, Ramli received the award from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Presidential Palace. The award 44

March 29, 2018 5:31 AM This boy is on fire: Vietnam drag queens electrify Hanoi

HANOI: Makeup artist by day, cross-dresser by night, Betty is among a vanguard of Vietnamese drag queens shaking up Hanoi's nightlife — and social norms — in a city where such performances remain little known. In a lime green barely-there mesh dress and towering silver heels, the 22-year-old hopes to bring drag into the mainstream with regular performances 23

March 29, 2018 3:00 AM More to desire from HTC

HTC recently unveiled two new phones in its affordable Desire line, the HTC Desire 12 and HTC Desire 12+. Offering similar experiences in two different packages, the 5.5in HTC Desire 12, and 6in HTC Desire 12+, are both slim and comfortable to hold, with a 2:1 ratio edge-to-edge screens. The long display ratio has been a standard and a staple feature 28

March 27, 2018 11:35 AM Muhammad Hakimi to fly Jalur Gemilang at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Muhammad Hakimi Ismail has been chosen to carry the Jalur Gemilang at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. — Picture via Twitter/kl2017PUTRAJAYA, March 27 — National triple-jump athlete Muhammad Hakimi Ismail has been chosen to carry the Jalur Gemilang at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, next month. Muhammad Hakimi, 26, is the SEA Games 55

March 15, 2018 3:46 AM Spike Lee might be directing Spider-Man spinoff

Spike Lee is said to be in talks to direct 'Nightwatch'. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, March 15 — It looks like Spike Lee might be helming a Spider-Man movie spinoff. According to ThatHashtagShow, Lee is currently in talks to direct Nightwatch. Columbia Pictures is developing the script, and Sony executive vice president Palak Patel is supervising the film’s 103

March 10, 2018 3:08 PM Nur Dhabitah finishes last in 3m springboard event in Beijing

Nur Dhabitah Sabri today finished last in the women’s 3m springboard finals at the 2018 Fina (International Swimming Federation) Diving World Series in Beijing. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 10 — National diver Nur Dhabitah Sabri today finished last in the women’s 3m springboard finals at the 2018 Fina (International Swimming Federation) Diving World 55