Category : Local News

Local News / The Sun - 1 week ago

Criminal probe of Harvey Weinstein moves forward

NEW YORK: A criminal investigation into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is moving forward, NYPD chief detective Robert Boyce said Monday without giving a timeline for possible charges. "This case is going f...

Local News / The Sun - 1 week ago

Discovery boosts stake in Oprah's TV group

WASHINGTON: Discovery Communications said Monday it would pay US$70 million (RM283.4 million) to boost its stake in its joint venture, the Oprah Winfrey Network television group, which produces the celebrity's programs. The deal gives Discovery...

Local News / The Sun - 1 week ago

Palestinian shot in West Bank clashes

NABLUS, Palestinian Territories: A Palestinian was shot and wounded by Israeli security forces in clashes that broke out near a settlement in the occupied West Bank on Monday, Israeli and Palestinian officials said. "Dozens of Palestinians arrived...

Local News / Malay Mail - 1 week ago

Number of flood evacuees in Kelantan drops

KOTA BARU, Dec 5 — The number of flood victims still sheltered at 14 evacuation centres in Kelantan& as at 8 am is 2,298 comprising 823 families, which is a decrease, from& 2,589 at 8 pm& yesterday. The Social Welfare Department’s&...

Local News / Malay Mail - 1 week ago

Umno General Assembly 2017 begins

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 5 — The Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) raised its curtains here today to welcome 5,739 Umno delegates who will partake in the party’s last general assembly before the 14th general election (GE14). Traditionally, on the first da...

Local News / The Sun - 1 week ago

Nato chief hails Tillerson role on N. Korea

BRUSSELS: The head of Nato on Monday praised embattled US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for his "key role" in the North Korea crisis as rumours swirl that his position is under threat. Jens Stoltenberg insisted that a meeting of Nzto foreign mini...

Local News / The Sun - 1 week ago

Spotlight on Qatar as Gulf gears up for summit

KUWAIT CITY: Gulf foreign ministers gathered Monday in Kuwait on the eve of an annual summit bringing together Qatar and its feuding neighbours despite little hope for an end to the bitter rift. Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will be at...