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January 21, 2018 4:00 AM At least five dead in Kabul hotel attack, says Afghan spy agency (VIDEO)

Smoke rises from the Intercontinental Hotel during an attack in Kabul January 21, 2018. — Reuters picKABUL, Jan 21 — Gunmen killed at least five people and wounded eight others in an attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel, an official said today, as the 11-hour-long siege continued. “Five are dead,” an official with the Afghan spy agency told AFP, adding 3

January 20, 2018 4:34 AM Top iOS Apps: ‘Google Arts & Culture,’ ‘Finger Driver,’ ‘Infinite Golf’

‘Google Arts & Culture’ uses facial recognition to match users with possible artwork doppelgangers. — Picture courtesy of Google Inc/ Apple IncSAN FRANCISCO, Jan 20 — Google encourages phone users to experience its facial recognition prowess up close, as it pairs them with classic artworks, while Finger Driver and Infinite Golf score top download in several 4

January 19, 2018 10:22 AM Ruthless Nadal storms past Dzumhur

Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning his match against Bosnia and Herzegovina's Damir Dzumhur at the Australian Open, Melbourne January 19, 2018. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 19 — Top seed Rafael Nadal stormed into the fourth round of the Australian Open with a bludgeoning 6-1 6-3 6-1 defeat of Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur today. Melbourne's heatwave had relented 5

January 18, 2018 10:20 AM National planetarium open for Super Blue Blood Moon on Jan 31

KUALA LUMPUR: Members of the public who wish to observe the Super Blue Blood Moon can gather at the National Planetarium for the observation programme. The combination of three lunar phenomenons dubbed the Super Blue Blood Moon will be visible on January 31, 2018 from 7pm til midnight. The National Planetarium in a statement said that several telescopes 9

January 18, 2018 9:47 AM Sea Life Malaysia and other attractions to boost Johor tourism

ISKANDAR PUTRI: Tourism industry players have been urged to develop tourist packages to boost tourism in Johor, according to State Tourism, Trade and Consumerism Committee chairman Tee Siew Kiong. Tee said the state government is committed to turning Johor into a high value regional tourism destination by year 2023, according to Johor's 10-year Tourism 6

January 18, 2018 6:07 AM Man City’s Otamendi extends contract until 2022

Nicolas Otamendi has made 118 appearances for City since arriving at the Etihad Stadium from Valencia in 2015 and won the League Cup in his first season in England. — Reuters picMANCHESTER, Jan 18 ― Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi has signed a contract extension until 2022, the Premier League club have announced. The 29-year-old Argentina international 7

January 18, 2018 4:33 AM Thailand recommends daily minimum wage hikes up to 7pc

File photo of a bank cashier counting Thai baht notes in a bank in Bangkok. – AFP picBANGKOK, Jan 18 — Thailand’s Central Wage Committee has recommended that the daily minimum wage be increased by 7 per cent to 330 baht (US$10.33) in its two most industrialised provinces, Chonburi and Rayong. The committee recommended increases of between 5 to 22 baht across 7

January 18, 2018 3:04 AM Trump reveals winners of controversial ‘Fake News Awards’

US President Donald Trump speaks during an interview at the White House in Washington January 17, 2018. — Reuters picWASHINGTON, Jan 18 — Donald Trump unveiled the winners of his much-touted “Fake News Awards” late yesterday, escalating his already persistent attacks on a number of major US media outlets. The awards dropped hours after a senator from Trump's 7

January 17, 2018 3:58 PM Super blue blood moon phenomenon on Jan 31

KUALA LUMPUR: On Jan 31, the people in Malaysia will have the opportunity to witness a spectacular combination of three lunar phenomena dubbed the Super Blue Blood Moon, a total lunar eclipse which last occurred 152 years ago. The Super Blue Blood Moon phenomenon, which was last observed on March 31, 1866, is a combination of Supermoon, Bluemoon and Bloodmoon 9

January 17, 2018 6:36 AM Fast Retailing to launch Uniqlo brand in Sweden this year

A woman checks her phone in front of a panel outside the flagship store of Japanese fashion house Uniqlo at Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay shopping district May 9, 2013. — Reuters picTOKYO, Jan 17 — Japan's Fast Retailing Co said today it planned to launch its Uniqlo clothing brand in Sweden with a first store opening in Stockholm this fall, in a move that would 11