TIRIN KOT (Afghanistan), Aug 21 -- A total of 20 militants have been confirmed dead as security forces launched cleanup operations in Charchino district of the southern Uruzgan province on Tuesday, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting an army spokesman Abdul Ghafar Nuristani on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 -- It is business as usual for Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd, contrary to market talk that the group would cease to exist after this week.
TAMPARULI, Aug 21 -- A patriotic Royal Malaysia Police (RMP) pensioner happily spent RM200 from his pension on a tailor-made Jalur Gemilang-themed baju Melayu outfit to celebrate the national month this year.
SYDNEY, Aug 21 -- An Australian court has rejected Cardinal George Pell's bid to overturn five convictions for child sexual abuse, dating back to the mid 1990s when he was the Archbishop of Melbourne, Xinhua news agency reported.
NINH BINH, Aug 21 -- Vietnam's northern province of Ninh Binh has launched a tourism promotion on video app TikTok as part of #HelloVietnam programme, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.
BEIJING, Aug 21 -- Industrial robot production in China reached 148,000 pieces in 2018, accounting for more than 38 per cent of the world's total, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a Chinese official at the 2019 World Robot Conference.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 -- The High Court here today fixed Oct 15 to hear judicial review application by former director of Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC), Datuk Prof Dr N. Sundra Rajoo to challenge his entitlement for immunity from any charges