KUALA LUMPUR: Hopes were high on the compound archers to deliver but they fell short in the opening men and women's individual competitions Wednesday.
KOTA KINABALU: A 53-year-old man who was sleeping by the roadside in Ranau was killed after his head was crushed by a passing vehicle after midnight on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Jalur Gemilang was raised for the first time at the 29th edition of the SEA Games as Malaysia claimed gold in the men's chinlone linking competition.
Tokyo (AFP) - A giant tortoise that made a break from a Japanese zoo has been found safe and sound two weeks after it escaped -- just 140 metres from the park.
LISBON: Twelve people were crushed to death and around 50 injured Tuesday when a 200-year-old oak tree fell on them at a religious festival on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines will deploy hundreds of troops to hasten a cull of about 600,000 fowl, the farm minister said on Wednesday, as part of efforts to rein in the Southeast Asian nation's first outbreak of bird flu.
When actress Atikah Suhaime was offered the role of a guest relations officer (GRO) in romantic comedy Pencuri Hati Mr Cinderella, she politely declined it.
A MAN threatened to rape a woman after she caught him stealing mangoes from her house in Taman Wahyu, Kuala Lumpur, reported Guang Ming Daily.
PETALING JAYA: The heavy bouts of rain these few days are raising many an eyebrow because this time of the year is when Malaysia is, by norm, hot and dry.
KOTA BARU: A pretty and photogenic young woman has attracted much attention after pictures of her posing at a sawmill were uploaded on social media.