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March 12, 2018 8:53 AM British comedian Ken Dodd dies age 90

LONDON: British comedian Ken Dodd, a legendary variety performer known for his unruly hair and buck teeth, has died at the age of 90, his publicist said Monday. Dodd, from Liverpool in northwest England, won millions of fans with his epic stand-up shows filled with non-stop jokes, in which he brandished his trademark colourful "tickling sticks". He made his first 184

March 12, 2018 7:32 AM Madcap British comedian Ken Dodd dies, aged 90

Entertainer Ken Dodd poses for photographers after being made a Knight Bachelor of the British Empire by Britain's Prince William at an investiture at Buckingham Palace in central London, March 2, 2017. — Reuters pic LONDON, March 12 — British comedian Ken Dodd, well-known to the country’s television audiences for his spiky hair, buck teeth and “tickling 80

March 1, 2018 12:18 PM Prince William to visit Palestinian Territories, Israel this summer

LONDON: Prince William will be the first senior British royal to make an official visit to the Palestinian Territories and Israel, Kensington Palace announced on Thursday, as part of a tour which will also take in Jordan. The visit this summer by the second in line to the throne "is at the request of Her Majesty's government and has been welcomed by the Israeli 43

February 27, 2018 11:13 AM Taiwan urges calm over panic buying of toilet paper

A customer looks at items displayed on shelves at a supermarket in Shenyang. Taiwan called for calm today after a desperate run for toilet paper that emptied supermarket shelves in Taiwan. — Reuters picTAIPEI, Feb 27 — Taiwan’s premier called for calm today following a desperate run on toilet paper on the island, sparked by speculation of imminent price 34

February 20, 2018 4:03 AM Oil markets mixed on lower Canadian flows, firmer dollar

Brent crude futures were at US$65.23 per barrel, down 44 cents, or 0.7 per cent, from their last close. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, Feb 20 — Oil markets were split today, with US crude was pushed up by reduced flows from Canada while international Brent prices eased. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at US$62.16 (RM242.08) a barrel at 0153 GMT, up 48 cents 32

January 25, 2018 2:32 AM Everett and Tuturro to star in TV remake of ‘The Name of the Rose’

Actors Ethan Hawke (left) and Rupert Everett attend ‘Cinema Cafe With Ethan Hawke and Rupert Everett’ during the 2018 Sundance Film Festival at Filmmaker Lodge in Park City, Utah January 23, 2018. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Jan 25 — Hollywood stars Rupert Everett and John Turturro are to star in the first television adaptation of The Name of the Rose, its producers 56

January 14, 2018 3:18 AM Mark Wahlberg donates US$1.5m ‘All the Money’ reshoot fees to Time’s Up fund

Cast member Mark Wahlberg poses at the premiere for ‘All the Money in the World’ in Beverly Hills December 18, 2017. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Jan 14 — After last week’s outcry about pay discrepancy, Mark Wahlberg has announced that he will donate his US$1.5 million (RM6 million) fee to reshoot scenes for the film All the Money in the World to sexual 49

January 13, 2018 12:28 PM London store Harrods to remove Diana statue

A sale sign is seen at dawn on the outside of the Harrods store in Knightsbridge in London January 5, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, Jan 13 — London luxury department store Harrods said today it was taking down a statue of the late Princess Diana and her boyfriend Dodi Al Fayed and returning it to former owner Mohamed Al Fayed. Al Fayed commissioned the bronze 138

January 10, 2018 2:38 PM Trump calls US court system 'unfair' after 'Dreamers' ruling

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at the US judicial system as "broken and unfair" after a judge blocked his decision to end a program that protects so-called "Dreamers" from deportation. Earlier, the White House had called the ruling Tuesday by US District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco "outrageous," coming the same day Trump 38

December 27, 2017 4:15 AM Taiwan will get used to Chinese air force drills, says Beijing

BEIJING/TAIPEI: Taiwan will gradually get used to Chinese air force drills that encircle the island, China said on Wednesday (Dec 27), while Taiwan's premier reiterated the self-ruled island's desire for peaceful relations with its giant neighbour. China considers democratic Taiwan to be its sacred territory and has never renounced the use of force to bring 23