India rape victim kills attacker

KOLKOTA, India: An Indian woman who was raped and set on fire killed her attacker by dragging him into the flames, police said Wednesday. The woman survived with burns to her face and hands while the man died in hospital

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Tourism Malaysia, MAHB sign MoJC with Condor Airlines

KUALA LUMPUR: Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) have signed a Memorandum of Joint Collaboration (MoJC) with Condor Airlines to support the airline’s Frankfurt-Kuala Lumpur flight operations for the summer 2019 season. In a joint statement today, Tourism

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Jammu bus stand bomb blast, 28 injured, security on high alert

Jammu: An explosion took place near Jammu bus stand at about 12.00 pm on Thursday. Police said that 28 people have been injured in the blast and have been shifted to a hospital. IGP Jammu Manish Kumar Sinha said that the police

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Malaysia welcomes all tourists, regardless of sexual orientation

PETALING JAYA: Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi’s remark that there was no homosexuality in the country was simply a misunderstanding, according to his office. In a statement issued last night (Wednesday), it claimed that Mohamaddin was merely

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Huawei sues US over government ban on its products

HONG KONG/WASHINGTON: Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies sued the U.S. government on Thursday saying a law limiting its U.S. business was unconstitutional, ratcheting up its fight back against a government bent on closing it out of global markets. Huawei

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MACC seizes millions in cash from home of Batu Caves temple committee top official

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) has seized more than RM1 million, foreign currency, numerous luxury watches, expensive cars, gold, jewellery and other valuables after raiding the home of a top office bearer of the Batu Caves Hindu

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Zuckerberg: Facebook’s Future Is Going Big On Private, Secure Chats

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook, which grew into a colossus by vacuuming up your information in every possible way and using it to target ads back at you, now says its future lies in privacy-oriented messaging that Facebook itself can’t read.  Mark Zuckerberg,

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Mukhriz: Kedah government to woo FDI in high value-added industries

ALOR SETAR: Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir has called on civil servants in the state to help him establish a “New Kedah” in line with the “New Malaysia” spirit at the federal level.  He said this was in keeping

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Taiping is No 3 most sustainable city in the world

IPOH: Taiping has been recognised as among the top three sustainable cities in the world. Touted as Peninsular Malaysia’s wettest town, Taiping was placed third, behind Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, and Vancouver, Canada. Taiping was recognised during the 2019

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PH is not intimidated by PAS, UMNO marriage

KUALA LUMPUR, March 6: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the Pakatan Harapan (PH) is not afraid to see the coalition of PAS and UMNO because this gives many opportunities and issues to expose that both parties have made it mandatory

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