N.Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast, S.Korea, Japan say

SEOUL: North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the sea off its east coast on Thursday, South Korean and Japanese militaries said, as the isolated country races to advance its weapons programmes. The launch is the North’s 16th known weapons test this year, and came hours after reporting its first coronavirus outbreak, declaring “gravest national … Read more

Shortage of nurses issue being addressed

PUTRAJAYA: The issue of shortage of nurses in hospitals in the country is being addressed in an effort to provide the best health services to the people, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said. Speaking after officiating the International Nurses’ Day 2022 event here, he admitted to receiving many complaints regarding the shortage of nurses in hospitals. … Read more

Bipartisan group of military veterans use battlefield experience to navigate Capitol Hill

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! WASHINGTON, D.C. – Veterans in a bipartisan congressional caucus said their shared military experience and dedication to serving the country has helped them overcome political differences and work together on national security issues. “We’re used to being a part of something bigger than ourselves,” Rep. Jared Golden, … Read more

Ukraine return to action with friendly win against Gladbach

OLEKSANDR PIKHALIONOK scored the winner as Ukraine beat Bundesliga side Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-1 in a friendly on Wednesday in the national team’s first game since the country was invaded by Russia. The match at Borussia-Park was attended by over 20,000 spectators, with all proceeds going towards relief efforts in Ukraine. Players from both teams held … Read more

Saya bukan ibu saudara Jho Low, kata bekas setiausaha syarikat 1MDB

KUALA LUMPUR: Bekas setiausaha syarikat 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) Goh Gaik Kim memberitahu Mahkamah Tinggi di sini hari ini bahawa beliau bukan ibu saudara ahli perniagaan yang diburu pihak berkuasa, Low Taek Jho atau Jho Low (gambar). Goh, 54, yang merupakan setiausaha syarikat 1MDB dari 31 Mac 2011 hingga 1 April 2016 menafikan dakwaan beliau … Read more

A third of us think ‘woke’ is an insult… but a quarter take it as a COMPLIMENT, new study shows 

Term of endearment: A third of us think being branded ‘woke’ is an insult… but a quarter take it as a COMPLIMENT, new study shows A new study by King’s College London found the country is increasingly divided It found 36% of people believe ‘woke’ is an insult, while 26% say it’s a compliment 50% of … Read more

OPR hike not expected to affect Proton sales

SHAH ALAM: The 25 basis point hike in the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) to 2.00 per cent announced by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) on Wednesday will not have a significant impact on Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional Bhd (Proton) car sales. Proton deputy chief executive officer Roslan Abdullah said although the increase would affect the hire purchase … Read more

Now Baa, Baa, Black Sheep goes woke as nursery rhymes altered to reflect kinder attitude to animals

Wool I never! Now Baa, Baa, Black Sheep goes woke as nursery rhymes are altered to reflect kinder attitude to animals Nursery rhymes have been changed  to reflect kinder attitudes towards animals Little Miss Muffet is vegan, and parts of Three Blind Mice has been edited down In This Little Piggy the mention of ‘roast beef’ … Read more

WH defends Biden’s ‘great MAGA king’ comment, says president isn’t afraid to call out ‘extreme positions’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Outgoing White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday defended President Biden calling his predecessor, former President Donald Trump, “the great MAGA king.” During her daily press briefing, Psaki was asked by Fox News’ Jacqui Heinrich whether the president’s comments were unifying. KARINE JEAN-PIERRE TO REPLACE JEN … Read more

Fly Dhaka taps AirAsia Consulting’s expertise in airline management

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia Aviation Group Limited’s (AAAGL) new aviation consultancy arm AirAsia Consulting has been appointed by Bangladesh’s Fly Dhaka for the provision of consulting services to the new start-up airline. Established in April 2021, AirAsia Consulting utilises AAAGL’s experience, expertise and performance to offer a wide range of services for airline clients. These include … Read more