Share This: McMaster is listed as one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in 2014, partly because of his willingness to buck the system. WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser, again turning to the US military to play a central role
Share This: Minister says DAP veteran should instead come with clean hands if he wishes to assist the special task force set up by the Cabinet to probe the losses. KUALA LUMPUR: DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang is playing politics with his conditional offer to join the investigation into Bank Negara Malaysia’s foreign exchange losses
Share This: PETALING JAYA: The arrest of several officials from a state religious department by the anti-graft body shows that no one is above the law, said the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). As long as there are elements of corruption, there will be a probe, said MACC deputy chief commissioner (operations) Datuk Azam Baki. He said religion
Share This: Churkin collapses while at work at the Russian mission to the United Nations Monday morning and was rushed to a Manhattan hospital, apparently suffering from heart problems. NEW YORK: Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, who for years fended off Western criticism and skillfully defended Moscow’s actions in Ukraine and Syria,
Share This: GEORGE TOWN: A woman was shot dead as she was driving her BMW in Taman Pekaka in Sungai Dua, near here, Tuesday. The victim, in her 30s, is believed to have died from gunshot injuries in a close-range shooting as several bullet holes were found on the windows of her car. A lone
Share This: A man is seen on top of a crocodile at the Taman Budaya Sandakan, Sabah in a file photo taken on May 26, 2016. ― Picture via Facebook/1SabahSANDAKAN, Feb 21 — A crocodile snapped off the right calf and crushed the right forearm of a part-time worker at a crocodile farm here yesterday.
Share This: ANKARA:The trial opened Tuesday into the killing of a Turkish soldier who became a national hero after shooting dead one of the suspected ringleaders of last year’s failed coup. Sergeant Omer Halisdemir killed Brigadier General Semih Terzi on the night of July 15, thus breaking the command chain of the plotters. Some 18
Share This: Thousands of anti-Trump protesters say ‘not my president’ (VIDEO) Tuesday February 21, 201707:26 AM GMT+8 UPDATED:February 21, 201701:09 PM GMT+8 People shout slogans against the government as they take part in an ‘Not My President’s Day’ rally in Manhattan, February 20, 2017. — Reuters pic NEW YORK, Feb 21 — About 10,000 anti-Trump protesters
Share This: Deep in the Cambodian jungle, a strange creature is stirring. A creature who is familiar to millions yet somehow unfamiliar. Known and yet unknown. The same but somehow very, very different. Those twiglet arms: should we be worried? Why so many tattoos — her back looks like she slept on a wet newspaper.
Share This: An Israeli soldier who shot and killed a wounded Palestinian, who was incapaciated having already been gunned down, has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for manslaughter. Judge Maya Heller of the military court in Tel Aviv delivered the sentencing on Tuesday in a case that has stoked passions, debate and protest.
Share This: A search party of more than 70 people is scouring Singapore’s parks and nature areas in search of Mr Steward Lee, 27, an avid hiker who went missing on February 17. — Picture by Lee YunqinSINGAPORE, Feb 21 — A body, believed to be that of missing hiker Steward Lee, was found at
Share This: SAINT-ETIENNE, France (Reuters) – St Etienne are Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s preferred victim, but Les Verts refuse to obsess over the Manchester United striker ahead of their Europa League last-32 return leg on Wednesday. No other team in Europe has been more haunted by Ibrahimovic, who has now scored three hat tricks against the French
Share This: (Reuters) – Spain international Isco will look to leave Real Madrid in the summer after growing tired of a lack of first team opportunities with the European champions, Spanish media reported on Tuesday. Spanish sports daily Marca reported that the midfielder, who cast doubt on his future at the club on Saturday, is
Share This: Manager Mauricio Pochettino opted not to rest too many of his established players at Fulham and is likely to name strong lineups for the games against Gent and Stoke, but Jan Vertonghen (pic) said the squad was not concerned by the demanding schedule. — Action Images via Reuters LONDON, Feb 21 — Tottenham
Share This: LONDON (Reuters) – Sale’s Auckland-born winger Denny Solomona has been tipped for a place on the British and Irish Lions’ tour to New Zealand by former England back Austin Healey. The 23-year-old has been drawing rave reviews in England’s Premiership since switching from rugby league and scored a first-half hat-trick of tries for
Share This: Tan Sri Annuar Musa said he was not interested in joining any ‘team’ to contest in the 53rd FAM Congress to be held on March 25. — Bernama picKOTA BARU, Feb 21 — Kelantan Football Association (KAFA) adviser Tan Sri Annuar Musa who is facing Tunku Mahkota of Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim
Share This: CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Stormers loose forward Siya Kolisi admits he has had some growing up to do since bursting onto the Super Rugby scene four years ago but feels he is now ready to play a key leadership role in guiding them to glory this season. The flanker made an instant impact