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Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Haitians rebuild as aid effort gains traction

ZOANGER, Haiti: New tin roofs gleaming in the Caribbean sun and the sudden appearance of UN and US charity teams driving along now-cleared roads showed that southern Haiti was on Tuesday finally getting some of the aid it desperately needs. But a we...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Ringgit opens lower against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar in the early session on Wednesday, tracking the performance of emerging Asian currencies. At 9.01am, the ringgit was quoted at 4.1900/1950 against the greenback from 4.1700/1750 on Tuesda...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Rio security chief resigns amid rise in violence

RIO DE JANEIRO: The security chief for the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, Jose Mariano Beltrame – the architect of a controversial "pacification" plan for impoverished neighbourhoods – resigned Tuesday amid a spike in violent crime. Beltrame wil...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

RTD vows more action on emergency lane abusers

PETALING JAYA: Road Transport Department (RTD) will intensify its enforcement activities against emergency lane abusers by increasing surveillance at several hot spots around Klang Valley. RTD enforcement director Datuk Valluvan Veloo said the depar...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Mistaken identity

SERDANG: A doctor was allegedly tackled to the ground, handcuffed and assaulted by an elite federal police team after being mistaken for a robber. This happened last Friday at Hospital Serdang despite the 28-year-old being in his doctor's outfi...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Radical imam's widow arrested over Kenyan attack

MOMBASA, Kenya: The widow of a radical imam was arrested Wednesday in Mombasa for alleged links to one of three female assailants shot dead while attacking the Kenyan city's main police station, a police source said. "She is in custody for ques...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Touchline tussle beckons for Klopp and Conte

LONDON: The touchline action could be as explosive as what happens on the pitch at Stamford Bridge on Friday when Jurgen Klopp takes his Liverpool side to tackle Antonio Conte's Chelsea. Both managers are renowned for the remarkable intensity o...

Local News / The Sun - 1 year ago

Ranieri preaches calm after dream European start

BRUGES, Belgium: While their fans celebrated a perfect Champions League debut, Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri called for nobody to get carried away after Wednesday's 3-0 romp away to Club Brugge in Belgium. The Premier League champions...