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Covid-19: 161 new cases in South Korea & 7th death, total at 763 confirmed cases
South Korea has reported 161 new confirmed cases on Feb. 24 morning. This brings the total confirmed cases thus far to...
Italy went from 3 cases to 155 cases in just 3 days, still trying to find patient zero
Italy had their first two cases of Covid-19 on January 30, 2020. The two cases were in Rome, and both were tourists fr...
S’pore malls & streets appear to be seeing typical weekend crowds once again
Just earlier this month, you may have noticed that Singapore streets and malls seemed to be significantly quieter. This...
2 more doctors in China die from Covid-19 infection on Feb. 23, 2020
Two young doctors have died after getting infected by Covid-19, People’s Daily reported on Feb. 24, 2020. Familie...
Four Chinese provinces lower COVID-19 emergency response level
BEIJING: Four Chinese provinces Yunnan, Guangdong, Shanxi and Guizhou on Monday (Feb 24) lowered their coronavirus emergen...
Lawyer in missing millions case gets another 12 charges involving embezzling of S$33.8m
SINGAPORE: A lawyer who has been receiving criminal charges since June last year was given another 12 charges on Monday (F...
Global spread of coronavirus raises pandemic fears
SEOUL: Fears grew on Monday (Feb 24) that the coronavirus outbreak in China will grow into a pandemic with disruptive and ...
Shares drop, gold surges as investors scurry for safety
Global shares and oil slid on Monday while safe-haven gold surged as the spread of the coronavirus outside China darkened ...
New Zealand extends ban on arrivals from China on COVID-19 fears
WELLINGTON: New Zealand has extended for eight days a ban on arrivals from mainland China, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern s...
Fernandes can play same role as Scholes, Veron - Solskjaer
Midfielder Bruno Fernandes can help unlock the potential of Manchester United's attack much like Paul Scholes and Jua...
South Korea reports 2 more COVID-19 deaths, 161 new cases
SEOUL: South Korea reported 161 more coronavirus cases on Monday (Feb 24), taking the nationwide total to 763 and making i...
PepsiCo buys Chinese snack brand Be & Cheery for US$705 million
PepsiCo Inc has agreed to buy Chinese snack brand Be & Cheery from local jujube maker Haoxiangni Health Food Co Ltd ...
In India, Trump aims for crowds and strategic friendship
Donald Trump's biggest rally might not be in a red state, or even in the United States. It's likely to be inside a...
Football: Neymar sent off as PSG beat Bordeaux in seven-goal thriller
PARIS: Edinson Cavani scored his 200th Paris Saint-Germain goal and Marquinhos netted twice as the Ligue 1 leaders bounced...
Oil prices fall 2% on demand concerns as coronavirus spreads outside China
Oil prices tumbled more than 2per cent on Monday as investors worried about a hit to demand from the coronavirus outbreak,...
Reed outlasts DeChambeau for one-shot win at WGC-Mexico Championship
Patrick Reed outlasted fellow American Bryson DeChambeau for a one-stroke victory at the WGC-Mexico Championship on Sunday.
New Zealand complete 10-wicket win over India to clinch first test
New Zealand completed a comprehensive 10-wicket victory over India before lunch on the fourth day of the first test at the...
Japan criticises US digital tax proposal at G20
Japanese finance minister Taro Aso criticized on Sunday a U.S. tax reform proposal that he said could undermine global eff...
Anwar, Azizah to meet Malaysia king as talk over new ruling coalition intensifies
KUALA LUMPUR: The flurry of activities over a possible realignment of the country’s political landscape looks set to conti...