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August 15, 2018 12:11 PM 4,499 school dropouts in Johor

ISKANDAR PUTERI: A total of 4,499 out of 579,923 students in Johor have dropped out of school, the State Assembly was told today. State Youth, Sports and Culture Committee chairman Mohd Khuzzan Abu Bakar said among factors contributing to school dropout cases were financial constraints, lack of interest in studies, parental divorce and disciplinary problems 6

August 8, 2018 11:38 PM Arsenal's 'silent Stan' unfazed by unhappy fans

LONDON: American businessman and entrepreneur Stan Kroenke is unlikely to be upset by the outpouring of heated opposition from Arsenal fans following his takeover of historic Premier League club. The hard-nosed multi-billionaire from Columbia, Missouri, who joined the American invasion of English football over a decade ago, has absorbed a steady volume 10

August 7, 2018 10:00 AM MSN Board to be reactivated: Syed Saddiq

KUALA LUMPUR: The Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS) has decided to re-activate the National Sports Council (MSN) Board at the central level as a measure to ensure centralisation of power does not occur. Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman said that, with the move, all youth and sports development processes in each state could be done in tandem 9

August 6, 2018 11:33 PM Ronaldo's Juventus debut to be streamed live on Facebook

LONDON: Cristiano Ronaldo's debut for Juventus is among a series of games from Serie A and Spain's La Liga to be broadcast for free on Facebook in the UK and Ireland this season. UK rights holders Eleven Sports announced on Monday it had reached an agreement with the social media giant that will see at least one live match from both leagues broadcast 10

August 5, 2018 8:41 AM Screenings to determine number of dyslexic children in Felda settlements

KUALA LUMPUR: The Felda Youth Council and the Malaysian Dyslexia Association will join forces to create awareness on the disorder, including a plan to set up help centres in Felda settlements nationwide. "This collaboration is important to generate awareness among youths in Felda settlements so that we are able to address the condition from an early 8

August 4, 2018 11:53 AM Liew Daren beaten by Momota in semi-finals

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian challenge at the World Badminton Championships ended after professional male singles Liew Daren was beaten by a young Japanese star Kento Momota. Daren was forced to forget his wish to enter the final after Momota showed him the way out in a 37-minute fight in the semi-finals that ended with a 16-21, 5-21 decision at the Nanjing 7

August 3, 2018 9:36 AM No cover-up on sexual harassment claims: Dzulkefly

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has assured that investigations are being conducted fairly by an independent body on claims of sexual harassment and bullying of female housemen by the head of an orthopaedics department at a Klang Valley hospital. "I will see it through and get to the bottom of it," its minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad told reporters here today 7

July 28, 2018 2:15 AM Fox and Disney shareholders approve deal for entertainment assets

NEW YORK: Twenty-First Century Fox Inc and Walt Disney Co said on Friday their shareholders voted to approve Disney's US$71 billion (RM288 billion) purchase of Fox's film and television assets. Results were announced at both companies' special shareholders' meetings, held in New York. Shares of Fox were down slightly, by 0.3% to US$45.25 (RM184) in afternoon 12

July 25, 2018 9:59 AM Speedy lifeguard recover stolen goods

PETALING JAYA: Fast action by a lifeguard at the PJ Palms Sports Centre helped a customer to retrieve his stolen mobile phone and wallet within 15 minutes during an incident at Lorong Sultan, Seksyen 52 here today. In the 4.28pm incident, the victim realised his phone and wallet was missing and alerted the management of the sports centre. A spokesperson 9

July 18, 2018 11:05 AM Sarawak assembly to appeal court decision on Pujut assemblyman

KUCHING: The Sarawak Legislative Assembly today approved a motion for it apply for leave to appeal to the Federal Court against a Court of Appeal decision upholding a High Court judgment reinstating Dr Ting Tiong Choon as the rightful Pujut assemblyman. Sixty-eight assemblymen voted for and seven against the motion which was tabled by Minister for Tourism 7