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The actor said she turned to the police a couple of years ago.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 — The #HartalDoktorKontrak group has warned today of a strike should the problems involving contract doctors are not solved before Budget 2022 is tabled in the Parliament,...
A film warehouse in Sao Paulo was partially destroyed by a fire Thursday just months after employees of the Cinemateca Brasileira had warned of such a disaster, accusing the government of deliberately neglecting the cultural institution.
A haircut that pays homage to a cartoon character has won Kiran Badloe almost as many fans as his windsurfing in Tokyo, and on Saturday the Dutchman is set to make history by winning the last Olympic gold medal in the RS:X class. The 26-year-old has swept all before him in a windsurfing category that will be replaced at the 2024 Games in Paris by the IQ Foil, all with a blue arrow inspired by Aang, a character in TV cartoon series "Avatar: The Last Airbender", shaved into his otherwise blonde head. Badloe goes into Saturday's 10-man medal race with a 19-point lead over Thomas Goyard of France in second.
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps says it "stands to reason" that as other countries catch-up with the level of vaccinations as the UK, more of the world will become "accessible" for travel.
Monsoon floods and landslides have cut off more than 300,000 people in villages across southeast Bangladesh and killed at least 20 people including six Rohingya refugees, officials said Friday.
A few weeks before her quest to clinch a third consecutive Olympic title, Canadian trampoline gymnast Rosie MacLennan was on crutches and in a boot after a bad landing in training and had no idea if she would recover in time for her fourth Games. The 32-year-old, who sustained full and partial ligament tears and multiple bone bruises, finished fourth in Tokyo on Friday after being squeezed off the podium by China's Zhu Xueying and Liu Lingling, and Britain's Bryony Page. "It was a bit of a question mark for a few weeks whether I would get back in time," MacLennan said.
Current streaming market leader Disney Plus Hotstar will continue its sway over India with 46 million subscribers by the end of December, according to a report by leading research firm Media Partners Asia. The streamer currently has approximately 34 million subscribers. The report, titled “The Future of India’s Online Video Market,” notes that together, Disney […]
Boxers from Britain and Ireland powered onto the semi-finals at the 2020 Olympics on Friday, securing bronze medals at the very least, as their pugilist siblings roared them on from the stands at a spectator-less arena. Top-seeded British welterweight Pat McCormack took a split-decision win over Uzbek Bobo-Usmon Baturov after suffering a cut over the eye in the final round, his opponent throwing everything at his head including "the kitchen sink". "I've always dreamed about getting a medal at the Olympics," the 26-year-old said.
The Orthodox monastery of Valamo in Finland usually receives around 160,000 visitors a year, many from Europe and Russia who come to experience the peaceful surroundings and expansive orthodox library, as well as the country's largest whisky distillery.
JOHOR BARU, July 30 — The Region Two Marine Police Force crippled a contraband smuggling syndicate with seizures consisting of 183,800 cigarettes and eight cartons of liquor of various brands worth...
Britain's top-dog status in track cycling will be under attack next week in the Izu Velodrome but two unlikely new cycling heroes emerged on Friday as Bethany Shriever and Kye Whyte claimed the country's first two Olympic medals in BMX. Shriever, who once worked as a teaching assistant to fund her riding, produced a huge shock as she de-throned Colombia's BMX queen Mariana Pajon to win gold in a thrilling race around one lap of the Ariake Urban Sports Park circuit. Minutes earlier on a stormy day, the 21-year-old Whyte, a year younger than his team mate, took the silver in the men's race after losing out on gold to Dutchman Niek Kimmann.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) presidential council today chastised the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) for defending its move to announce the revocation of the Emergency...
The British pairing of Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre have had to struggle with rolling waves and gusting winds at the Tokyo Games, but they would much prefer rough seas to the chess match that evolves when trying to win in much calmer conditions. All of the competitors in Tokyo have seen some rough seas but on Friday there was barely a breeze, leaving the sailors on tenterhooks as they sought to eke out the smallest tactical advantage. "Sailing is just the most complex sport, and I think that what's important is being able to make mistakes but being able to reset as quickly as you possibly can and get the next thing right, particularly in this environment, particularly at the Games," Mills told reporters.
A number of Conservative MPs have reportedly told Sky News that they don't think the government will pursue plans to introduce vaccine passports for mass events.
With tears streaming down her face, Australian BMX rider Saya Sakakibara said all she could think about after crashing out of the women's Olympic semi-finals on Friday was her brother, a fellow cyclist who suffered a traumatic brain injury last year. Sakakibara, 21, was introduced to the sport by her older brother Kai, who represented Australia in five world championships before crashing at a World Cup event last year. On a day marred by accidents, U.S. favourite Connor Fields also left the venue in an ambulance after crashing.
A grisly murder in the heart of Islamabad involving families from the privileged elite of Pakistani society has dominated headlines for the past week, stirring national outrage over femicides in the South Asian nation. Noor Mukadam, 27, the daughter of a former Pakistani diplomat, was found beheaded in a posh neighborhood of the capital on July 20. Police have charged Zahir Jaffer, a U.S. national and scion of one of Pakistan's wealthiest families, with murder.
There are some misconceptions that can hinder a beginner’s journey in learning about crystals.
The bank posted a pre-tax profit of £2.5bn for the six months to June, up from a loss of £770m in the previous year.
Kruze the Malayan tapir celebrated his 30th birthday by happily munching on a juicy watermelon treat, footage posted on July 29 shows.His birthday makes Kruze the oldest male Malayan tapir in AZA facilities, which encompasses over 240 locations, both in the US and internationally, according to the zoo. Credit: San Antonio Zoological Society via Storyful