June 17, 2018 1:33 PM Najib and wife in Langkawi for holiday
ALOR STAR: Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor arrived in Langkawi last night for a holiday with their family in the island resort. It was learnt Najib and his wife came with 13 members of the family for a three-day holiday there. Langkawi Umno division head Datuk Ir Nawawi Ahmad when contacted by Bernama 3
June 16, 2018 11:08 PM Palestinians say US peace efforts 'doomed to fail'
RAMALLAH: US efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict are "doomed to fail", the Palestinian Authority, which has frozen contacts with Washington because of its perceived bias, said Saturday. PA spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina told reporters that a regional tour next week by White House adviser Jared Kushner and US President Donald Trump's special 3
June 15, 2018 12:58 PM National level Asean dengue day to be held on July 7
KUALA LUMPUR: The national level Asean Dengue Day to be held on July 7, aims to create an advocacy initiative to combat dengue fever in an integrated manner. Health Minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad in a statement here today said he would inaugurate the event at the Sekolah Rendah Agama Sungai Kayu Ara, Damansara Utama. This year, Malaysia has been appointed 7
June 14, 2018 11:57 PM NASA astronauts install high-def cameras during spacewalk
TAMPA: Two US spacewalkers on Thursday outfitted the International Space Station with a pair of new high-definition video cameras designed to help to visit commercial spaceships dock there in the coming years. The work is part of an ongoing upgrade to the US$100 billion (RM 398.55 billion) orbiting outpost, adapting it for the arrival of a new fleet 7
June 14, 2018 9:39 AM Manchester City to start title defence at Arsenal
LONDON: Premier League champions Manchester City will begin their title defence away to Arsenal on the weekend of August 11-12, the English Premier League announced Thursday as it unveiled the fixtures for the 2018/19 season. The match will also be new Arsenal manager Unai Emery's first in English football's top flight. The exact date of the game will be confirmed 6
June 14, 2018 3:29 AM Win tickets to see TWICE
XPAX by Celcom is offering a chance for fans of Korean girl band TWICE to win special VIP tickets to catch the band’s sold-out TWICEland Zone 2: Fantasy Park in KL concert on July 28 at Stadium Malawati, Shah Alam. The VIP tickets for Xpax Zone (Fantasy Zone) will include an exclusive ‘Hi-Touch’ session with TWICE members when the girls are in town for the concert 4
June 13, 2018 12:08 AM Malaysia will achieve runaway success: Mahathir
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he holds the view that Malaysia will achieve runaway success following his working visit to Japan. He said during the visit, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had given him ample time to hear out the problems faced by Malaysia. "And he gave his assurance that he would do his best to help," Dr Mahathir 9
June 12, 2018 11:54 PM WHO chief says Ebola outbreak in DR Congo 'not over'
KINSHASA: WHO chief Tedros Adhanom on Tuesday called for tighter monitoring as he wrapped up a visit to Ebola-hit DR Congo, saying the outbreak was far from over despite the number of cases stabilising in recent weeks. The outbreak – the ninth in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 1976 – was declared on May 8 and has claimed 27 lives. "On the basis 4
June 12, 2018 4:36 AM Huh? China stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'
BEIJING: Chinese social media users are scratching their heads over a "Chinese proverb" US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka posted to Twitter as her father prepared for his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. "'Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.' -Chinese Proverb," Ivanka posted on Monday, the night 10
June 11, 2018 4:22 AM Harry and Meghan to head Down Under later this year: Palace
LONDON: Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan will visit Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand later this year for their first overseas tour as a married couple, Kensington Palace announced Monday. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who were married at Windsor Castle last month, have timed their trip to coincide with the Invictus Games in Sydney in October 3