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January 11, 2018 10:02 AM Sri Muda assemblyman files review over Federal Court's verdict in sedition case

PUTRAJAYA: Sri Muda assemblyman Mat Shuhaimi Shafiei today filed an application to review the Federal Court's decision which set aside the ruling of the appellate court to strike down a provision in the Sedition Act 1948. The notice of motion was filed together with his affidavit supporting his application at the Federal Court registry through the law firm of Messrs 8

January 2, 2018 6:37 AM Flood warning issued for six districts in Kelantan

KOTA BARU, Jan 2 — The Kelantan Drainage and Irrigation Department expects floods to strike six districts in the state’s river basin at about 1am tomorrow, said director Kamal Mustapha. He named the six districts as Gua Musang, Kuala Krai, Machang, Pasir Mas, Tanah Merah and Tumpat. He said the department came out with the forecast after over 240mm of rain fell in the Gunung 5

December 29, 2017 4:42 AM Two arrested in separate terror swoops in France

PARIS: A 21-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman were arrested in France last week for planning to commit terror attacks, a judicial source said Thursday. The pair – who have no apparent connections – were both charged with criminal conspiracy in connection to a terrorist enterprise, the source said. The man was planning to attack soldiers, while the woman 12

December 22, 2017 8:35 AM Germany's Ryanair flights take off despite strike

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: Passengers travelling with Ryanair in Germany on Friday saw little disruption from a four-hour strike called by a pilots' union, with most flights leaving as scheduled, and only some delays. Germany's powerful Cockpit union had asked Ryanair pilots to walk off the job from 5-9am (0400-0800 GMT) in a battle for recognition from the Irish 13

December 22, 2017 8:35 AM Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

BERLIN: Ryanair's efforts to avert its first ever pilots strike collapsed on Friday as pilots in Germany held a four-hour walkout although airports said there had been little impact on flights. The Irish budget carrier had sought to avert a series of threatened strikes across Europe over Christmas last week by giving up its long-held opposition to recognizing 11

December 20, 2017 10:21 PM Man United knocked out by Bristol City in League Cup shock

LONDON: Bristol City, from English football's second-tier, pulled off a sensation in the League Cup quarter-finals as they knocked out the holders Manchester United 2-1 amid late and wholly improbable drama at their Ashton Gate home on Wednesday. On one of the great nights in the Championship club's 123-year history, City despatched the Premier League 8

December 20, 2017 2:29 PM Russia denies reports its planes behind deadly strike in Syria’s Idlib, says RIA

The overnight strikes injured 25 and killed 19 people. — Reuters picMOSCOW, Dec 20 — The Russian Defence Ministry today denied allegations that its warplanes had carried out deadly strikes on a village in Syria’s rebel stronghold of Idlib that killed 19 people, the RIA news agency reported. The overnight strikes pounded Maar Shureen in the northwest 9

December 18, 2017 6:47 AM Insurance for e-hailing vehicles shrouded in secrecy

ON Dec 12, a general insurance company released a media statement announcing its launch of motor insurance for private vehicles used for e-hailing service. Similar to other covers such as for floods or strike, riot and civil commotion, the cover for e-hailing can be added on to the standard comprehensive motor insurance policy. The additional premium 4

December 15, 2017 7:30 PM Ryanair pilots suspend strike as airline offers union recognition

LONDON: Ryanair pilots in Italy suspended unique strike action due on Friday (Dec 15) after the no-frills Irish airline offered to recognise unions for the first time. The Associazione Nazionale Professionale Aviazione Civile (ANPAC) called Ryanair's move "a very important first step", resulting in ANPAC suspending a first walk-out by Ryanair pilots 7

December 14, 2017 9:58 AM Greece strikes against budget cuts, labour reforms

ATHENS: A general strike in Greece on Thursday has paralysed the civil service, trains and ships and will also disrupt some domestic flights as well as the operation of public hospitals and schools. Greek unions called the 24-hour labour action against new budget cuts and plans to revamp labour mobilisation rules. Separate protests will be held in Athens 8