IPOH: A motorcyclist died after a 920kg cylinder containing methylchloride gas fell on him during an accident near here.
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NEW DELHI: An Indian soldier’s condition deteriorated Wednesday, two days after his dramatic rescue from under mounds of snow nearly a week after being buried alive in an avalanche, the army said.
Victor Engku Shah's selling off his Star Wars collection to fund his wife's cancer treatments. Looks like we can pick up collectibles and do a good deed at the same time.
KOTA KINABALU: Help is being organised for an elderly couple who have been living in a dilapidated wooden hut in Menggatal, near here, for years.
SEOUL: North Korea’s army chief of staff has been executed, South Korean media reported Wednesday, in what would amount to the latest in a series of purges and executions of top officials by leader Kim Jong-Un.
SINGAPORE: A passenger died while onboard a Singapore Airlines (SIA) flight from New Delhi to Singapore early Wednesday morning.
What do OlaBola, Hantu Bonceng and Khurafat have in common? They are all Malaysian movies in the RM8mil club.
TAINAN, Taiwan: Taiwan prosecutors Wednesday questioned the developer of an apartment complex that collapsed during an earthquake as prosecutors detailed flaws in the construction of the building where nearly 100 people remain trapped.
Some people are perplexed when the elders insist that “Winter Solstice festival is bigger than the Lunar New Year” (tung tar ko nian in Mandarin). Many Chinese do not know the history behind this claim and its relevance today, says sinologist Dr Lai Kuan Fook.