US Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets Ukraine's leadership Thursday in a visible show of support following a massive troop buildup by Russia even as he also pushes for action against corruption.
KUCHING, May 6 — State Education, Science and Technological Research Minister Datuk Seri Michael Manyin clarified today that the construction of SK Long Sukang in the Lawas district was stopped due...
A Hong Kong journalist who was prosecuted over investigating an attack on democracy supporters by government loyalists won a prestigious press prize on Thursday, even after her employer backed out of the awards.
Leanne Fu revealed that her unborn child was tested positive for Edward's syndrome
After a tough battle against Brooklyn the night prior, Milwaukee was able to hang on at home against Washington in a 135-134 win.
PETALING JAYA, May 6 — A man in Terengganu came to the rescue of a female cat and her kittens after hearing their cries coming from an outdoor rubbish bin. In a Facebook group for Kijal residents,...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s money-laundering trial involving RM27 million in the High Court is now scheduled to start this August, his lawyer confirmed. Nur Syahirah Hanapiah,...
Marcus Phua Xie Yi, 24, was jailed for 15 weeks on Thursday (6 May), after having taken numerous illicit videos from May to October 2018 at different locations in Singapore.
Now that the U.S. President Joe Biden has backed a proposed waiver for COVID-19 vaccine intellectual property rights, the next stop is for the World Trade Organization to hammer out a deal - a process that could take months. Not only are the negotiations expected to be lengthy, they are also likely to result in a waiver that is significantly narrower in scope and shorter in duration than the one initially proposed by India and South Africa, trade experts said. Prior to Biden's announcement, the two countries confirmed their intention to draft a new proposal at a WTO General Council meeting on Wednesday, prompting the body's new Director General, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to express hope for "a pragmatic solution."
KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 ― The neighbour of a British man offered his shoulder to cry on after hearing him break down during a karaoke session. Taking to his Twitter, Harry Joe from Leeds, said he spent...
In her first television interview since announcing her gubernatorial run in California, Caitlyn Jenner talked with Fox News’ Sean Hannity about immigration, current Gov. Gavin Newsom and Donald Trump. Jenner, who confirmed during the interview that she is running as a Republican, started the discussion by saying that watching California “crumble” inspired her candidacy. “We […]
Production in and around Sydney, Australia has started on “Preppers,” a comedy series about the end of the world. Directed by Steven McGregor (“Black Comedy”), “Preppers” follows a young Aboriginal woman whose world crumbles around her after experiencing a personal, cataclysmic event. Escaping the fallout, she finds herself at the center of a mismatched community of doomsday preppers. […]
The rape of Vasfije Krasniqi-Goodman was one of thousands during Kosovo's 1990s war, but she is still the only victim to have spoken out publicly and now is pushing for a radical shake-up of a society long dominated by men.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 — Businessman Tan Sri Desmond Lim is said to be planning a takeover of Subang Airport worth RM3.7 billion. News portal The Vibes reported today that Lim — the largest...
Brandon Lowe hit a three-run homer and the Tampa Bay Rays were able to overcome five scoreless innings from Los Angeles' Shohei Ohtani, rallying for a 3-1 victory over the Angels Wednesday night. Lowe went deep to center off Junior Guerra (2-1) in the seventh after Brett Phillips led off the inning with a walk and Willy Adames flared a single to left.
Esther Wanjiru started using heroin at 16 to dull the pain after her baby died, first smoking, and now injecting the opioid which has become increasingly cheap and abundant in Kenya.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Thursday that the number of new COVID-19 cases among younger people are on the rise and called on residents to further curtail their movements. Mutant strains of the virus are becoming dominant, and fears are growing that the current surge could exceed the third wave that crested in January, Koike said at a meeting of health experts. Tokyo plans to ask the central government on Thursday to extend the current state of emergency, local media reported, citing unnamed officials.
Japanese NBA rising star Rui Hachimura said he receives racist messages "almost every day", as uproar grows over the abuse directed at top athletes online.
Rather than highlighting cliche romance elements, My Love focuses on the stages and issues of relationships.
Underwater filming has now begun off the coast of West Australia on “Shipwreck Hunters Australia.” The six-part series is the first Australian documentary to be made for streaming platform Disney Plus. The area is one of the most spectacular ocean environments in the world and has an estimated 1,600 shipwrecks. The series will mix new […]