Biden

Biden criticises China’s ‘coercive’ actions across Taiwan Strait

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday criticised Beijing's "coercive" actions across the Taiwan Strait in an address to a summit of Asia-Pacific nations also attended by China's premier. Tensions have soared as Beijing steps up...
Xi Jinping

China warns against Taiwan joining UN, as Biden chides Beijing

China insisted Wednesday that Taiwan has no right to join the United Nations as Washington urged the island's greater involvement in the world body, sparking tensions that could grow following US President Joe Biden's...

World News

Wuhan Marathon postponed after China Covid-19 surge

The Wuhan Marathon, which had been due to take place Sunday, has been postponed at...
Barack Obama

Obama hits the stump in US battleground Virginia

Former US president Barack Obama urges voters to back the Democrat in the neck-and-neck Virginia...
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Mahathir’s bitter pill for Malaysia’s Political malady

    As Malaysia reels out from the pandemic, many are hoping to get back to the...
Xi Jinping

China passes law to reduce pressure on children from homework

China passed a law Saturday to limit the pressure on children from homework and after-school...
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Four Chinese influencers have died since July

    Four  Chinese social media influencers have died since July, making that one for each month...
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Alibaba shares soar after Jack Ma reported on Europe trip

    Hong Kong, China — Alibaba shares surged more than six percent on Wednesday after billionaire founder...
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Life is about to get even harder for Malaysians who refuse the COVID vaccine

    Kuala Lumpur — Life for the unvaccinated in Malaysia looks like it’s set to get...
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Singapore expands quarantine-free travel for vaccinated passengers

    Singapore — Singapore on Tuesday began quarantine-free entry for fully vaccinated passengers from eight countries,...

Possible 3rd Covid-19 wave emerging in at least 10 Indian states

Bangalore — At least ten Indian states are showing signs of an emerging third...

Covid-19 vaccination: Nurse injects woman with used syringe

Manila — A video circulating online showed a woman getting vaccinated against Covid-19 only...

Entertainment News

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Hong Kong actor Benz Hui’s daughter, Charmaine Hui, 24, engaged to S’porean

    Singapore — Hong Kong actor Benz Hui’s daughter, Charmaine Hui is now engaged. In a...
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Kourtney Kardashian & Travis Barker got engaged

    USA ― A congratulation is in order for couple Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker who...

M’sian singer, Siti Sarah Raisuddin, seven-month pregnant, dies after battling with Covid-19

Petaling Jaya — Singer Siti Sarah Raisuddin, pregnant with her fourth child and battling Covid-19,...

Chinese influencer falls to her death while filming social media post

Yet another social media influencer has died, this time it was a young woman who...

No truth to rumour that HK tycoon Richard Li is dating Malaysian beauty queen, 30 years his junior

It was rumored a few days ago that billionaire businessman Richard Li moved on from...

The day football came to Rome: Twitter overflows with memes of the intense Euro2020 final

The suspenseful wait to see whether football was coming home or coming to Rome was...

Yung Raja thrilled that “Tonight Show” played “Mami” even if Jimmy Fallon playfully showed little love

Singapore — Rapper Yung Raja seemed over the moon that his song, “Mami” was featured...

McDonald’s BTS meal frenzy leads to outlet closures over Covid-19 fears in Indonesia

Jakarta – At least 13 McDonald’s outlets across Indonesia were temporarily closed on Wednesday (June...

US concert offers $980 ‘discount’ for vaccinated fans

Kuala Lampur -- US authorities eager to get people vaccinated against Covid-19 have offered inducements...