North Korea: Don’t ignore year-end deadline on Trump-Kim friendship: KCNA

SEOUL: North Korea said on Sunday there has been no progress in the North Korea-United States relations, and hostilities that could lead to an exchange of fire have continued, according to North Korea’s state news agency KCNA. In a statement

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Islamic State leader targeted by U.S. forces; Trump plans ‘major’ statement

WASHINGTON: The U.S. military conducted an operation against elusive Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Saturday, a U.S. official said, as U.S. President Donald Trump prepared to make a “major statement” at the White House on Sunday morning. The

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PM transition issue can be discussed at presidential council meeting

BAKU: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he has no problems if the Prime Minister power transition issue was to be discussed in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) Presidential Council. “If there is a need to discuss, then it can be done

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Dr Mahathir’s visit to Turkmenistan to further boost ties

ASHGABAT: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to Turkmenistan beginning Sunday (Oct 27) is expected to further strengthen existing friendly ties between Malaysia and this Central Asian nation. Malaysian ambassador to Turkmenistan Roseli Abdul said the Prime Minister’s visit was upon

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Malaysia adds two gold in Asian Bowling Tourney

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian keglers continued their smashing performance by grabbing two more gold medals in the men’s and women’s trio event at the 25th Asian Tenpin Bowling Championships in Kuwait on Saturday. The additional medals saw Malaysia accumulate four

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Perak govt to develop state borders

TANJUNG MALIM: The Perak state government is focusing on joint development projects, especially involving districts located at the state borders. State secretary Zainal Azman Abu Seman said among the projects seen with potential for development include housing, manufacturing, tourism and

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Malaysia, Azerbaijan agree to expand cooperation

BAKU: Malaysia and Azerbaijan have agreed to strengthen their bilateral ties, especially in the energy and tourism sectors. The understanding was reached when Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad made a courtesy call on Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev at the

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