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November 2, 2017 2:23 PM Prince Charles, Camilla arrive in Malaysia for official visit

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrived at KLIA at 6.45pm and were welcomed by Minister-in-Attendance Datuk Seri SK Devamany, who is Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department. — Bernama picSEPANG, Nov 2 ― Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, arrived today on an official visit to commemorate 63


Prince Charles is known for speaking out on good causes and for having a strong moral instinct. However, on this visit to Malaysia he will have been urged by the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office to zip his lips and give its deeply tainted Prime Minister, Najib Razak, a pre-election boost. The purpose of the visit is ostensibly to celebrate Malaysian 16

October 22, 2017 11:38 AM Tycoon Yeoh Tiong Lay laid to rest

NILAI: YTL Corporation Bhd founder Yeoh Tiong Lay was laid to rest at the Xiao En Memorial Park at 4.40pm today. The founder of the giant conglomerate died on Wednesday at the age of 88. The hearse bearing his remains arrived at the cemetery at 3.15pm. The funeral procession comprised 40 cars and eight buses. About 1,000 people, comprising family members 87

October 18, 2017 11:28 PM Yeoh, YTL conglomerate’s grand patriarch, passes away at age 88

PETALING JAYA: Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay (pic), a prominent businessman and philanthropist, has passed away – to the surprise of his close friends. In a statement, his family said: “We are deeply sad­den­ed by the loss of the head of our family, Tan Sri Dato Seri (Dr) Yeoh Tiong Lay, but comforted that he has gone home to our Lord Jesus Christ. We have had the privilege 23

October 18, 2017 3:04 AM Photographer William Eggleston will release debut album ‘Musik’

William Eggleston's 'Untitled Improvisation' on YouTube. LOS ANGELES, Oct 18 — Iconic 20th century American photographer, William Eggleston, who championed color photography is switching up the senses and releasing a collection of musical recordings from the 1980s. For Eggleston, now 78, music will supplement his otherwise visual body of work. Though 40

October 8, 2017 9:23 AM Iran warns U.S. against imposing fresh sanctions

BEIRUT/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran warned the United States against designating its Revolutionary Guards Corp as a terrorist group and said U.S. regional military bases would be at risk if new sanctions are passed. "As we've announced in the past, if America's new law for sanctions is passed, this country will have to move their regional bases outside the 2,000 km range 18

October 4, 2017 9:00 PM Relief groups seek $590m for Rohingya crisis

Most vulnerable refugees will die unless Bangladesh govt's efforts are supported, they say COX'S BAZAR • Humanitarian organisations helping Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh said yesterday they need US$434 million (S$590 million) over the next six months to help up to 1.2 million people, most of them children, in dire need of life-saving assistance 24

October 4, 2017 11:49 AM Aid groups seek $434 million to help up to 1.2 million Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar

COX‘S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Humanitarian organizations helping Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh said on Wednesday they need $434 million over the next six months to help up to 1.2 million people, most of them children, in dire need of life-saving assistance. There are an estimated 809,000 Rohingya sheltering in Bangladesh after fleeing 20

September 22, 2017 3:02 PM May says will honour EU budget commitments during period of EU membership

FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday that Britain will honour its budget commitments made during the period of its EU's membership during. "I do not want our partners to fear that they will need to pay more or receive less over the remainder of the current budget plan as a result of our decision to leave," May said. "The UK will honour 29

September 21, 2017 3:31 PM Historic Titanic building in Belfast restored as luxury hotel

Titanic Hotel Belfast Drawing Room. — Pictures courtesy of Titanic Hotel Belfast via AFP-RelaxnewsBELFAST, Sept 21 — The drawing offices where the Titanic was born have been restored to become a luxury hotel in Belfast and a tribute to the ill-fated ocean liner. Two years and £28 million (RM159.5 million) later, the historic building of Harland & Wolff 181