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Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink his current job
2018-09-24T18:13:28+08:00
President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had his nomination rocked by additional and graphic accusations of sexual misconduct over the weekend — and his... read more
OPEC and Russia shrug off Trump’s tweet tirade on oil prices
2018-09-24T18:19:13+08:00
OPEC leader Saudi Arabia and its biggest oil producer ally outside the group, Russia, have pushed back against attempts by US President Donald Trump to reduce the price of oil, announcing... read more
JPMorgan: The risk of a ‘major miscalculation’ by Trump could drive oil to $90
2018-09-24T18:21:40+08:00
Trump's overconfidence in economic and market resilience means he might make a miscalculation on Iran sanctions, driving oil prices higher, JPMorgan says. The bank called the US-China... read more
Singapore now has a fully automated smart gym that is housed in a container – here’s what we know about it
2018-09-24T18:13:18+08:00
Overcrowded gyms, expensive memberships and dealing with equipment-hoggers are now things of the past.
Australia strawberry crisis now tastes a little sweeter for farmers
2018-09-24T17:09:44+08:00
SYDNEY: Australia's pins-in-punnets strawberry crisis prompted a spate of social-media driven hoaxes, but sites like Facebook and Twitter are also helping stir a revival in sales... read more
Prisons personnel jailed for corruption
2018-09-24T17:16:14+08:00
KOTA BARU: Two Prisons Department personnel were sentenced to jail and fined RM15,000 each by the sessions court here today, after they were found guilty of corruption. Judge Ahmad... read more
Op Pacak: 60 premises in Sabah to be inspected
2018-09-24T17:20:43+08:00
SANDAKAN: The Customs Department will conduct inspections on some 60 premises suspected of selling smuggled cigarettes and alcoholic drinks in the state. Its deputy director-general... read more
Making working environment conducive for women with young children (Updated)
2018-09-24T15:06:42+08:00
PERAI: The government is taking measures to provide a more conducive working environment for women with young children, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix)... read more
Mahathir to meet Theresa May, several world leaders in New York
2018-09-24T17:46:25+08:00
NEW YORK: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who will be arriving here on Tuesday (Sept 25) to lead the Malaysian delegation to the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)... read more
South African villagers tap into trend for 'superfood' baobab
2018-09-24T17:54:12+08:00
MUTALE, South Africa: From before dawn, 54-year-old grandmother Annah Muvhali weaves between baobab trees that loom over her rural South African home, collecting fruit that enthusiasts... read more
Review e-voting or revert to conventional voting
2018-09-24T17:56:05+08:00
SHAH ALAM: The PKR e-voting system must be reviewed following its weak implementation during the recent party election in Kedah and Penang on Saturday. Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin... read more
Bursa Malaysia ends lower
2018-09-24T18:00:03+08:00
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia snapped a three-session gains to end broadly lower pressured by selling in heavyweights stocks as most regional markets reacted negatively to renewed concerns... read more