Speculations and anger mixed with satire and bewilderment seem to be the order of the day in the last 24 hours in Malaysia. Conversations in coffee shops and on social media centred on the epochal moment featuring the resignation of Dr
Calm returned on Tuesday after a two-day flare-up in and around Gaza as a truce between Israel and Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad appeared to take hold after initial jitters.
THE new coronavirus has peaked in China but could still grow into a pandemic, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned, as infections mushroom in other countries.
Harvey Weinstein was convicted on Monday of rape and sexual assault but acquitted of the most serious predatory charges, a verdict hailed as a historic victory by the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct.
The Colombian military will step up an offensive against drug trafficking gangs responsible for clearing thousands of hectares of protected national parks for coca plantations, Minister of National Defence Carlos Holmes Trujillo Gar
Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa filed a lawsuit on Monday against the operators of the helicopter that crashed on January 26, killing the NBA icon and eight others.
Canadian police on Monday cleared out indigenous protesters blocking a key east-west rail artery for nearly three weeks to protest a pipeline, causing major disruptions to the economy.
A lawyer for Julian Assange on Monday claimed the US’ bid to extradite him is part of President Donald Trump’s “war on leakers and journalists”, as the WikiLeaks founder’s full extradition hearing opened in Britain.
Sari, a 32-year-old Indonesian garment factory worker, relies on over-the-counter painkillers just to get through the day. Her problem is not in the workplace, it’s at home, with her abusive husband.
Nearly 90 per cent of the 200 cities beset by the world’s highest levels of deadly micro-pollution are in China and India, with most of the rest in Pakistan and Indonesia, researchers reported on Tuesday.
A scoutmaster in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, has been charged with negligence resulting in death after 10 junior high school students were killed in a flash flood that struck during a riverbank trek.