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Singapore will be easing its border measures with new travellers from higher-risk countries/regions being subjected to 14-day Stay-Home Notices instead of 21 days.
The Los Angeles Clippers erased 2-0 deficits in the first two rounds of the playoffs, but this feels different.
KOTA KINABALU, June 23 — Sabah must get a consistent and adequate supply of vaccines in order to achieve its target of vaccinating 80 per cent of its population this year, said an opposition...
Japanese soccer player Kumi Yokoyama said they are transgender — a revelation praised in the U.S. where they play in the National Women’s Soccer League but an identity not legally recognized in Japan. The 27-year-old forward for the Washington Spirit said they felt more comfortable with their own gender identity while living in the United States, where teammates and friends are more open to gender and sexual diversity. “I’m coming out now,” Yokoyama said in a video talk on former teammate Yuki Nagasato’s YouTube channel.
After losing to England and drawing with Czech Republic, Croatia were under pressure in their final Group D game but the 2018 World Cup finalists responded through goals from Modric, Nikola Vlasic and Ivan Perisic to finish second. Modric's form had been called into question at the Euros but the 35-year-old shaped a sensational finish into the corner of the net with the outside of his boot to make it 2-1 in the second half, sending his side on to a victory. At 35 years and 286 days, Modric became Croatia's oldest goalscorer at the Euros.
Cash is still king in Switzerland, a Swiss National Bank study published on Wednesday found, although the wealthy country's citizens are increasingly turning to cards and apps for payments during the pandemic. Around 43% of one-off payments in supermarkets and restaurants are made with cash, the most popular payment instrument, the survey said. But cash has lost some of its appeal, with the figure dropping from the 70% level in the last SNB survey in 2017.
A 29-year-old man, Muhammad Nabilah Yusoff, was jailed three years and fined $1,500 on Wednesday (23 June) after he injured
GEORGE TOWN, June 23 — A 46-year-old cleaner, who was arrested after a dramatic car chase that saw his vehicle shot at a few times last week, was charged with murder, two counts of drug offences...
"Pride of China" Sun Yang is "a victim of political posturing" and did not break doping rules, his lawyer said, after a ban of more than four years forced the swimming star out of the Tokyo Olympics.
JOHOR BARU, June 23 — Johor’s Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar has given his royal assent for the state legislative assembly to meet on August 12. The sultan has also agreed to officiate the...
KUALA LUMPUR, June 23 — An elephant in the mountainous part of Hua Hin district, Thailand, has made itself a regular at a nearby village on its routine visits in search of food. In a clip shared by...
The Red Cross called for faster vaccine rollouts in vulnerable Pacific island nations Wednesday as a record Covid-19 surge threatens to overload Fiji's health system.
After 24 years with the outlet, conservative pundit Rich Lowry has been promoted to editor-in-chief of National Review, and will step down as editor of the National Review print magazine. According to Axios, which broke the story, Lowry “will continue to be responsible for overall editorial policy while focusing more on long-term strategic efforts — including building relationships within the conservative movement and with the outlet’s donors, as well as doing more speaking engagements.” His rep
Opposition is mounting from Australian Indigenous groups to draft Western Australian heritage legislation as groups say there is little change to regulations that allowed Rio Tinto to destroy culturally and historically important caves last year. Rio's destruction of the 46,000 year old Juukan Gorge rock shelters led to a leadership overhaul and a national inquiry into how heritage of the world's oldest living continuous culture is managed. The Aboriginal Heritage Action Alliance (AHAA), which represents the state's senior traditional owners, wrote to Aboriginal Affairs Minister Stephen Dawson last week to express their legal and cultural concerns over the draft bill, which is set to be introduced in the state parliament later this year, it said.
Five suspects, including a 16-year-old girl, were arrested. This article, Heroin, syabu, and cash found in old washing machine, originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia's leading alternative media company.
The Nationals' three-time Cy Young winner was not pleased to be subjected to MLB's new sticky stuff inspections.
"I am a numbers guy," Yang, once seen as the front-runner, told supporters. "And I am not going to be the next mayor of New York city based on upon the numbers that have come in tonight. I am conceding this race."
Padang Rengas MP reveals his manoeuvrings involving Anwar in 2018 was necessary to ensure Umno's survival.
India Walton claimed victory over Byron Brown in the Democratic primary for Mayor of Buffalo on June 22.Video filmed at the campaign watch party at the Poize nightclub in Buffalo shows supporters clapping, cheering, and yelling, “this is what democracy looks like!”Walton is attempting to take the Democratic line from Mayor Brown, who is seeking his fifth term in power. If successful, Walton would be Buffalo’s first female mayor.Brown said Tuesday evening that he would not concede until every vote was counted, including absentee ballots. Credit: Hijab Khan via Storyful
Deandre Ayton made the go-ahead catch and dunk with one second left and a bloodied Devin Booker scored 20 points as the Phoenix Suns shocked the Los Angeles Clippers 104-103 in game two of their NBA playoff series.