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Trump attacks impeachment witness on Twitter, Democrats see intimidation

President Donald Trump launched a Twitter attack on a former US ambassador to Ukraine yesterday while she was testifying to an impeachment hearing in Congress, in an extraordinary moment that Democrats said amounted to witness intimidation. Trump blasted Marie Yovanovitch,

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Three takeaways from the Trump impeachment hearing yesterday

President Donald Trump launched a Twitter attack on a former US ambassador to Ukraine yesterday while she was testifying to an impeachment hearing in Congress, an extraordinary moment that Democrats said amounted to witness intimidation. That was the first of

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Dr M: Corrupt leaders going all racist to save their own skin

KUALA LUMPUR: Desperate people embroiled in corruption are flaring up racial sentiments following the legal action taken against them, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “The easiest way to teach them a lesson is not to vote for their

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Two former Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON: Two former employees of Twitter Inc and a third man from Saudi Arabia face US charges of spying for the kingdom by digging up private user data and giving it to Saudi officials in exchange for payment, according to

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Resign if Pakatan loses Tg Piai, Twitter users tell Mahathir

PUCHONG: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad should step down if Pakatan Harapan loses the Tanjung Piai by-election. In a series of tweets by social media users, netizens also hurled brickbats against Mahathir for flipflopping on his power transition promise

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Israeli jets strike Hamas observation posts in Gaza

GAZA: Israeli jets bombed an area in northern Gaza late Friday belonging to the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Palestinian resistance movement Hamas, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported according to sources on the ground. The Israeli Defence Forces said

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Khalid: Umno practises thuggery, tie-up with PAS made them worse

PUCHONG: Federal Territories Minister Khalid Samad today lashed out at Umno and PAS, accusing them of practising political thuggery and hypocrisy. In a series of tweets, Khalid pointed out to the unruly behaviour of Umno lawmakers, particularly Pasir Salak MP

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Twitter to ban political ads, team Trump enraged

NEW YORK: Twitter Inc will ban political advertising on its platform next month, the company’s chief executive said today, a move that won praise from Democrats and scorn from Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. “We’ve made the decision to stop all

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Suicides: 356 cases recorded from 2014 till June 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: From 2014 till June this year, there were 356 suicide cases on record in the country. Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye said that 69 of the cases involved non-citizens. “To face this problem, KKM (the Health

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Elizabeth Warren rips into Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg on Twitter

United States presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren is going after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Twitter, saying the company’s apps should be split up so they ‘outdo each other to protect your privacy’ On Tuesday, The Verge’s Casey Newton published a

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