BENGALURU: McDonald’s Corp said on Friday it had sold the franchise rights for its restaurants in Singapore and Malaysia to Saudi Arabia’s Lionhorn Pte Ltd as part of a plan to move away from direct ownership in Asia.
LONDON (Reuters) - Nico Rosberg stunned Formula One on Friday with the shock announcement that he was retiring only days after achieving a lifetime ambition by winning his first world championship with Mercedes.
PETALING JAYA: Football sensation Mohd Faiz Subri has made it into the final three for the FIFA 2016 Puskas Award!
BEIJING: China’s top court on Friday cleared a man executed 21 years ago for murder -- more than a decade after another man confessed to the killing -- in the latest miscarriage of justice in the Communist-ruled country.
PETALING JAYA: Olympic silver medallists Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying have crashed out of the Macau Open.
Technology has fuelled a surge in the buying and selling of children online for sexual abuse with advertising a child on the Internet as "easy as booking an airfare", campaigners told an anti-slavery conference in London.
TOKYO: Elderly drivers in Japan's Aichi prefecture are being offered ramen discounts to give up their drivers' licences, as the country sees a sharp rise in accidents involving older motorists.
KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor has emphasised that funds for the Permata early childhood programme do not go into her pocket.
KOTA KINABALU: Generations of Kadazandusun children have been told the story of Huminodun, the girl who sacrificed herself so that humankind could be fed.
Shanti Masilamoney remembers having to carry buckets and buckets of water up five floors to her family’s flat whenever there was a water disruption.