Nicol Lifts First PSA World Tour Title After 14 Months

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 12 – Malaysian squash queen, Datuk Nicol David finally ended her 14-month wait to secure her first PSA World Tour title since December 2015 after winning the inaugural Ciudad de Floridablanca Women’s Squash Open title in Colombia on Saturday (Sunday in Malaysia). Second seeded Nicol showcased a dominant

Chong Wei And Lin Dan On Course For One Final Showdown

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BIRMINGHAM, Mar 11 – Lin Dan and Malaysia’s Datuk Lee Chong Wei, the two outstanding male players of the 21st century, closed in on an unexpected showdown when they reached the semi-finals of the All-England Open on Friday. Chong Wei, three times the All-England Open champion, produced a light-footed performance belying the

Trump-Trudeau: An Unlikely Alliance

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OTTAWA, Mar 11 – While other world leaders have been disparaged by Donald Trump or faced ire at home for trying to woo his White House, Canada’s progressive prime minister Justin Trudeau has struck up an unlikely alliance with the US president. Trudeau has been called the “anti-Trump” in a German newspaper,

Ringgit To See Range-bound Trading Next Week

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 11 – The ringgit is likely to see range-bound trade next week with the support level at 4.4390 and resistance of 4.4625, according to Hong Leong Bank (HLB) Research. It said it is also not impossible for the US dollar to retreat next week, which would allow for a

South Korea’s Moon Rising After Park Sank

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SEOUL, Mar 11 – The front-runner to succeed South Korea’s impeached president Park Geun-Hye after her dismissal over a corruption scandal is a former special forces soldier, pro-democracy activist and human rights lawyer. The irony is that Moon Jae-In of the Democratic Party was once chief of staff to left-leaning president Roh

M’sian UN Employees Who Left N. Korea To Stay In Beijing

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KEPALA BATAS, Mar 11 – The two United Nations employees who were among 11 Malaysian nationals stranded in North Korea, arrived safely in Beijing yesterday and will reside there for the time being. Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican said Stella Lim and Nyanaprakash Muniandy, who are with the UN’s World

SPM Results Out On March 16

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PUTRAJAYA, Mar 11 – The results of the 2016 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination will be out next Thursday (March 16). The Education Ministry (KPM) in a statement here today said candidates can get their results from their respective schools after 10am on March 16. Private candidates will get their results via

High Court Rejects Selangor Govt’s Bid To Cross-examine EC Chairman

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 9 – The High Court here today dismissed the Selangor government’s application to cross-examine Election Commission (EC) chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah (pix) in its legal action on the proposed redelineation of electoral boundaries for parliamentary and state constituencies in the state. Judge Azizul Azmi Adnan made the decision

Qualifying For World Cup Part Of Aspiration For TN50

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SERI ISKANDAR, Mar 9 – One of the aspirations of the 2050 National Transformation (TN50) is for the Malaysian football team to qualify for the World Cup, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. In addition, Khairy also wants universities in Malaysia such as Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) to be on par

Penang Aims To Have “World Tallest Mural” Soon

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GEORGE TOWN, Mar 9 – Five Malaysian artists are set to make their way into the Guinness Book of Records by painting the “world’s tallest mural” on Penang’s iconic Komtar building. The World’s Tallest Mural project, which is sponsored by Only World Group (OWG), will see the artists attempting to paint on

Southeast Asian Nations To Patrol Oiracy-prone Waters

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MANILA, Mar 9 – The Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia will launch joint patrols in piracy-plagued waters, Manila’s defence secretary said Thursday, after a wave of attacks that saw Islamic militants kidnapping and murdering foreigners. The Abu Sayyaf, a kidnap-for-ransom network that has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, has been kidnapping

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