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April 24, 2018 5:05 AM Chinese carrier leads live fire drill in East China Sea

BEIJING: China's sole aircraft carrier has led a flotilla of naval vessels in a "live combat drill" in the East China Sea, state media reported Tuesday, the latest show of force by Beijing's burgeoning navy. The official Xinhua news agency said the vessels "took part in anti-aircraft and anti-submarine warfare training" with a simulated "opposing force" 5

April 23, 2018 3:12 AM Axes, sunglasses and now a summit at Korea's DMZ

PANMUNJOM, South Korea: In the Demilitarized Zone that has divided the two Koreas for decades, the two sides come face to face — along with the contradictory narratives that will underlie a summit at the site this week. South Korean guards chosen for their height and looks, and sporting aviator sunglasses stand stern and unmoving outside the blue huts of the Joint 5

April 22, 2018 10:23 AM India's Gangjee wins Panasonic Open by single stroke

TOKYO: Indian veteran Rahil Gangjee held his nerve to win the Panasonic Open in Japan on Sunday by a single stroke, his first Asian Tour victory in 14 years. The 39-year-old claimed the winner's blue jacket at the ¥150 million (RM5.43 million) tournament by sinking a birdie at the last hole at the Ibaraki Country Club near Osaka. Gangjee began the final 7

April 21, 2018 12:38 PM China carries out aircraft carrier drills in Pacific as Taiwan tensions rise

BEIJING: China has carried out aircraft carrier drills in the Pacific, its navy said Saturday, ramping up tensions with Taiwan over its military exercises in the sensitive region. Beijing's sole aircraft carrier and two destroyer ships carried out "offensive and defensive drills to test their combat muscle" on Friday, China's navy said on its official 10

April 21, 2018 12:38 PM Russia 'welcomes' North Korea's nuclear declaration

MOSCOW: Moscow "welcomes" North Korea's Kim Jong Un's declaration on halting nuclear tests and calls on the US and Pyongyang to work together to reduce tensions, the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday. "We welcome the declaration of the Working Party's Chairman Kim Jong Un on the halt of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's 10

April 21, 2018 3:25 AM Vietnam War refugees deported under Trump struggle to settle

HO CHI MINH CITY: Nguyen was nine when he boarded a boat alone to escape the communist regime in Vietnam for the United States. Some 40 years later, he returned in shackles, deported from the only country he really knows to one he can scarcely remember. With conspiracy and fraud convictions under his belt, he was expelled in line with a Trump administration 9

April 20, 2018 2:55 AM Taking the mickey out of classical music (VIDEO)

Acclaimed classical music comedic duo Igudesman & Joo are back to perform at the DFP April 20 and 21. — Picture courtesy of Malaysian Philharmonic OrchestraKUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — Ask zany musicians Igudesman & Joo to define classical music and they will most likely say, it “is like a hedgehog looking for bananas on a sunny summer day in the Antarctic 9

April 19, 2018 10:50 PM North Korea seeks ‘complete denuclearisation,’ South’s Moon says

South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Vietnam's National Assembly in Hanoi March 23, 2018. — Reuters picSEOUL, April 20 — North Korea has expressed its commitment to “complete denuclearisation” of the Korean peninsula and has not attached conditions, South Korea's president said yesterday, but Washington remains wary and has vowed to maintain “maximum 10

April 19, 2018 11:23 AM Housewife charged with misappropriation, concealment of money amounting RM4.93m

PETALING JAYA: A housewife was charged in two Magistrate's Courts here today with one count of misappropriation of property and eight counts of fraudulently assisting the concealment of money amounting to RM4.93 million for the purchase of a piece of land in Kuala Lumpur. Chang Lin San, 34, pleaded not guilty to all the charges read out before Magistrate 8

April 19, 2018 2:04 AM Korean Air office raided in probe into ‘nut rage’ sister

Cho Hyun-min, a senior vice president at Korean Air Lines and daughter of chairman Cho Yang-ho, arrives at Incheon International Airport, South Korea in this still image from MBC obtained by Yonhap April 15, 2018. — Reuters pic SEOUL, April 19 — South Korean police this morning raided the office of Korean Air Lines in Seoul as part of a probe into the youngest 8