JOHOR BARU, April 20 — A 40-year-old woman hostel supervisor of a school in the Kota Tinggi district was remanded today for six days to assist in investigations into false claims made for a food...
China's internet companies have blocked users from sharing a lengthy article written by former Premier Wen Jiabao in tribute to his late mother, in an unexplained act of censorship against a senior member of the ruling Communist Party. The obituary-style article written by Wen about his mother, who died recently, appeared in a small weekly newspaper called the Macau Herald on Friday and was posted on a public account on Chinese chat app WeChat on Saturday, but was swiftly restricted. The heartfelt tribute includes details of Wen's mother's struggle during periods of upheaval in China, including the second Sino-Japanese War and the political purges of the Cultural Revolution.
Thousands of Indians on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and WhatsApp have been in a frantic hunt for hospital beds, oxygen cylinders, and medicines.
US President Joe Biden's administration accuses China of genocide but reached a joint pledge to cooperate on climate. The White House is also working to arrange a summit with Russia, despite imposing harsh new sanctions.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The first day of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme’s (PICK) second phase yesterday saw an 84 per cent attendance rate, according to Coordinating Minister...
FIFA president Gianni Infantino is expected to deliver his verdict on the European Super League on Tuesday after the widely condemned breakaway competition triggered threats of legal action and punitive measures.
Two bear cubs were spotted relaxing near a large snow pile in Wyoming’s Grand Tetons National Park on April 13.This footage, shot by Cindy Shaffer and compiled by Storyful, shows one cub sprawled on the icy mound while the other sniffs about and enjoys a scratch. The cubs’ mother can be seen close by.“This is grizzly bear tag number 610 and her three-year-old twins,” Shaffer told Storyful.Storyful could not independently verify the bears’ identities, but grizzly bear #610 does frequent the park, according to the National Park Service, and is an offspring of the famous grizzly bear #399. Credit: Cindy Shaffer via Storyful
KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The investigation paper on celebrity couple Noor Neelofa Mohd Noor and Haris Ismail, better known as PU Riz, for allegedly violating the standard operating procedures (SOP)...
Protesters marched in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, on April 19, as the jury retired to deliberate in the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin, who was charged over the death of George Floyd.Video shared on Instagram by lavishmack shows a large crowd walking behind a banner, chanting “say his name” and “George Floyd.”Chauvin is charged with second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter for the death of George Floyd. He pleaded not guilty to all three charges. Credit: lavishmack via Storyful
Civil rights activists, including the Reverend Al Sharpton, pray with the family members of George Floyd during the closing statements of the Derek Chauvin trial. Former police officer Chauvin is being charged with the murder and manslaughter of Floyd, which sparked global protests against racial injustice and police brutality.
Around the graveyard, white body bags or coffins made out of cheap wood are carried around by people in blue or yellow protective suits and lowered into graves
Protesters marched in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, on April 19, as the jury retired to deliberate in the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin, who was charged over the death of George Floyd.These videos uploaded by Brendan Gutenschwager show the crowds chanting and marching through streets in Minneapolis. Civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson also addresses the crowd.Chauvin has pled not guilty to all three of his charges: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Credit: Brendan Gutenschwager via Storyful
San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau broke ice hockey legend Gordie Howe's record for the most appearances in NHL history on Monday, playing his 1,768th game in a 3-2 defeat to the Vegas Golden Knights.
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SpaceX is preparing to carry four astronauts to a crowded International Space Station on Thursday, in the second routine mission since the United States resumed crewed space flight, and the first with a European.
When Haitian strongman Francois Duvalier died, his subjects had no choice on their next president -- his 19-year-old son took over. The vote to approve him as successor was officially 2,391,916 to zero.
Familiar names returning to the top of leaderboards, and a travelling American winning a return ticket home dominate AFP Sport's golf talking points this week:
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London has a new pharmacybut all the items are made out of feltThe art exhibition has over 15,000 piecesEach product took 20 minutes to makeVisitors can buy clones of popular chemist itemsNAME: LUCY SPARROW, ARTIST"So we've got the hand sanitiser, that we've all been very accustomed to using over the last couple of months and years, and we've got "Chanel No. 5", which is like your high end stuff, and that is £120. So something for everyone.""I think my absolute favourite item is the probably the family pack of toothbrushes, just because there's so many of them, and it's just such a lovely item. All the bristles are made from thread and it's nice and interactive."The exhibition was a year in the making It's open to the public by appointment
KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — A Taiwanese man has taken the extreme measure of marrying his wife four times and divorcing her three times just to enjoy a total of 32 days of marriage leave. Taiwan’s...