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‘Politically sensitive’
      beer festival ban
      divides Malaysia

‘Politically sensitive’...

35 min 58 sec ago

KUALA LUMPUR — The controversy over a decision by Kuala Lumpur authorities to bar an annual craft beer festival continued to rage yesterday, as starkly divergent views were laid...

New academy to train cyber security professionals in govt, critical sectors

New academy to train cyber security...

36 min 1 sec ago

SINGAPORE — The Cyber Security Agency (CSA) is setting up the first academy in Singapore to train experienced cyber security professionals, plugging gaps not covered by...

Independence debates are damaging ties with Beijing: HK leader

Independence debates are damaging...

36 min 2 sec ago

HONG KONG — The leader of Hong Kong has urged an immediate end to independence debates in the Chinese-ruled global financial hub yesterday, warning that the issue was harming...

Toys 'R' Us seeks bankruptcy to survive retail upheaval

Toys 'R' Us seeks bankruptcy to...

September 19

Toys 'R' Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, which filed for bankruptcy late Monday, will ask a judge on Tuesday for permission to borrow money so that it can start paying...

Suu Kyi bows to military, avoids Rohingya mention in key speech

Suu Kyi bows to military, avoids...

September 19

NAYPYIDAW — Ms Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate and de facto leader of Myanmar, stood before a room of government officials and foreign dignitaries on Tuesday ...

At UN, Trump warns US may have to 'totally destroy' North Korea

At UN, Trump warns US may have to ...

September 19

UNITED NATIONS — US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday (Sept 19) that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its...

Russia unveils statue of AK-47 inventor Kalashnikov

Russia unveils statue of AK-47...

September 19

MOSCOW — Russian officials and Orthodox priests on Tuesday (Sept 19) unveiled a statue in Moscow of inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov, whose iconic AK-47 assault rifle has claimed...

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