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May 10, 2018 1:11 PM How PH dominated in Selangor

PETALING JAYA: Despite earlier predictions that it would be a close call in Selangor, Pakatan Harapan (PH) retained the state with an even bigger majority than it did in the 13th General Election (GE13). This time, PH swept 51 of the 56 state seats on offer, along with 20 of the 22 parliamentary seats. While in GE13, PH had won 44 state seats and 17 parliamentary 25

May 6, 2018 2:51 AM Celtics edge 76ers to reach brink of NBA playoff sweep

WASHINGTON: Jayson Tatum scored 24 points and Terry Rozier added 18 as the Boston Celtics beat Philadelphia 101-98 in overtime Saturday, reaching the brink of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals. The Celtics seized a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven second-round series and could complete a sweep of the 76ers by winning game four Monday at Philadelphia 14

April 18, 2018 1:58 PM Turkish main opposition calls for end of emergency rule after early election announcement

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has purged military and the civil service in a sweep after the coup. — Reuters picANKARA, April 18 — Turkey's main opposition party today called for an immediate end to a state of emergency imposed in the wake of a 2016 coup attempt, after President Tayyip Erdogan declared presidential and parliamentary elections would 10

April 15, 2018 3:07 AM In RM20k fundraiser, DAP backs Chin Tong’s match against MCA No. 2

The donation of over RM20,000 will be split between Lim Lip Eng (pic) and Liew Chin Tong to fund their election campaigns. — Pix by Miera ZulyanaKEPONG, April 15 — The DAP yesterday raised over RM20,000 from voters in Kuala Lumpur, with half to go to the party’s Johor chief Liew Chin Tong in his contest against MCA’s deputy president Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong 8

March 23, 2018 10:58 AM Mukhriz free to take me to court, says former aide

Mukhriz had denied the claim that he helped BN sweep to victory in Kedah during GE13. — Picture by Azneal IshakPETALING JAYA, March 23 ― Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s former aide says the PPBM deputy president was free to take him to court if he could prove that he was lying. “Who is En Azrin Zizal compared to Yang Berhormat Datuk Seri Mukhriz bin Tun Dr Mahathir 20

March 8, 2018 3:32 PM Turkey asks Sweden to detain Syrian Kurdish leader in third extradition bid

File picture shows supporters of Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) former leader Saleh Muslim shouting slogans in front of a Czech court, which released Muslim from custody, in Prague, Czech Republic, February 27, 2018. — Reuters picSTOCKHOLM, March 8 — Turkey has asked Sweden to arrest Syrian Kurdish leader Saleh Muslim, Turkish media reported today 18

December 31, 2017 6:54 AM Cops hold massive operation against 'mat rempit' in Penang

GEORGE TOWN: Traffic police here launched one of their biggest operations to date as they formed a dragnet around George Town to deter 'mat rempits' from racing on the narrow streets here. In a five hour operation which began at 11pm last night, northeast district police head ACP Anuar Omar led 50 officers in five teams to sweep through the town. The main area of concentration 17

December 11, 2017 11:00 AM Indonesia arrests more than a dozen in pre-Christmas terror sweep

JAKARTA: More than a dozen people have been arrested by Indonesian anti-terrorism police, authorities said Monday, as they beef up security in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays. Police said they detained 13 suspected militants in separate, pre-emptive raids over the weekend across the Southeast Asian 10

December 11, 2017 12:50 AM Draw enough for Bolivar to sweep Bolivia titles

LA PAZ: A 1-1 draw away at Nacional Potosi was enough to give Bolivar the Bolivian league Clausura title with a week to spare on Sunday. Argentine Marcos Riquelme put the visitors ahead after 12 minutes but Cristian Alessandrini equalised 24 minutes into the second half for the home side. The draw, however, was enough to lift Bolivar onto 44 points 13

November 22, 2017 11:20 AM Ireland look to put down early Six Nations marker

DUBLIN: A clean sweep of their November tests will see Ireland put down a strong marker for next year’s Six Nations Championship, scrumhalf Conor Murray said ahead of Saturday’s game against Argentina in Dublin. “We’ve been building week-on-week here and this week is a big opportunity to put down a marker. November is really important, but we’re building 14