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Turtles return to Mumbai beach after two decades

MUMBAI: The latest turtle sighting on Versova beach in Mumbai has given environmentalists hope that Olive Ridley turtles are returning to the once-dirty site. According...

Facebook unveils new privacy settings

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Wednesday unveiled new privacy settings aiming to give its users more control over how their data is shared, following an...

Cambridge Analytica refutes claims of influencing polls

LONDON: Cambridge Analytica, the UK political consultancy at the centre of Facebook's election manipulation scandal, ran the campaigns of President Uhuru Kenyatta in the...

Jika Iran ada bom nuklear, kami pun mahu, kata Arab Saudi

RIYADH: Arab Saudi akan membangunkan senjata nuklear jika musuh ketatnya, Iran, melakukan perkara yang sama, kata Putera Mahkota Mohammed bin Salman semalam, sekali gus...

British physicist Stephen Hawking dies at 76

LONDON: Stephen Hawking, who sought to explain some of the most complicated questions of life while himself working under the shadow of a likely...

Switzerland faces law change call to return 1MDB profits to Malaysia

BERN: Swiss lawmakers are pushing the government to amend the law on how to handle ill-gotten bank profits seized by authorities and pave the...

Data breach victims can sue Yahoo in the US, judge rules

SAN JOSE: Yahoo has been ordered by a federal judge to face much of a lawsuit in the United States claiming that the personal...

Australia downplays Turnbull Jr’s revelation over 1MDB

KUALA LUMPUR: Australia is worried that Malaysia's Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak might decide to withdraw from participating in the upcoming Asean-Australia special...

Malaysia, 10 others sign trade deal without US

SANTIAGO: Eleven countries including Japan and Canada signed a landmark Asia-Pacific trade agreement without the United States yesterday in what one minister called a...

Trump ready to meet North Korean leader Kim by May

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Thursday expressed a willingness to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un by May in response to Kim's invitation...

US sanctions Pyongyang over Jong-nam killing

WASHINGTON: The US has decided Pyongyang used the chemical warfare agent VX to assassinate the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in...

South Africa’s Zuma quits after party turns against him

JOHANNESBURG: On the day Jacob Zuma finally caved to pressure to quit as South African president, he ranted to the state broadcaster for an...

New York sues Harvey Weinstein over sexual misconduct

NEW YORK: New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said on Sunday he had filed a civil suit against The Weinstein Company, Harvey Weinstein, and...

Pesawat penumpang Rusia bawa 71 orang terhempas

MOSCOW: Sebuah pesawat penumpang yang membawa 71 orang terhempas sejurus selepas meninggalkan Moscow, dan harapan untuk kru serta penumpang selamat adalah tipis, lapor agensi...

Scale and complexity of terror threat to SE Asia growing, defence ministers warn

SINGAPORE: The terrorist threat facing South-east Asia is growing as foreign fighters return to the region, South-east Asian defence ministers said in a joint...

Singapura siap sedia kekang aktiviti militan

SINGAPURA: Anggota bersenjata meronda di sebuah stesen kereta api di mana skrin televisyen dan poster gergasi memberi amaran ancaman militan. Di kawasan berdekatan, beberapa lelaki...

Fidel Castro’s eldest son commits suicide

HAVANA: The eldest son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday aged 68 after being treated for...

Indonesia’s Aceh orders female flight crews to wear hijab

BANDA ACEH: An Indonesian province said Tuesday it is ordering Muslim female flight attendants landing in the region to don a hijab upon arrival...

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