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PUTRAJAYA: The abolition of the Critical Service Incentive Allowance (BIPK) for civil servants will be put on hold until a review on the matter is done and decided by the Cabinet, says the Public Service Department (PSD).
KUALA NERUS: Two reticulated pythons were caught in separate locations by the Fire and Rescue Department.
SIMPANG RENGGAM: A 20ft-long python was caught after it devoured a wild boar in a palm oil plantation near Kampung Bukit Nyamuk here.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The best-laid plans of Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders were upended this week – and his campaign is struggling to get back on track.
OCHOPEE, Fla. (Reuters) - Thomas Aycock's life flashed before his eyes one night in the Everglades as a 13-foot Burmese python squeezed his arm and a leg in its coils. Aycock, who was trying to bag the snake by himself, still recalls feeling its tail across his back."I knew what it was doing, it was going for my throat," said the 54-year-old Florida Army National Guard major who was able to wrestle free during that incident in the summer of 2018. "I said to myself, 'It can't go down like this.'"That scare has not stopped him from returning again and again to the sprawling wetland, devoting almost every spare moment to searching the thick brush and sawgrass for more snakes, as he was doing during this interview.
SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Xinhua): A new coronavirus spreading from the city of Wuhan has put a spotlight on China's poorly regulated wild animal trade - driven by relentless demand for exotic delicacies and ingredients for traditional medicine.
BEIJING (AFP): A new strain of coronavirus that emerged in China may have originated in bats or snakes, according to genetic analysis of the virus that has so far killed 17 people.
RIYADH (Reuters) - Gulf Arab states have long channelled funds into Lebanon's fragile economy but its rich neighbours, alarmed by the rising influence of their arch-rival Iran's ally Hezbollah, now appear loath to help ease Beirut's worst financial crisis in decades.
GEORGE TOWN: Local authorities in Penang are keeping a close watch on wet markets to check the sale of exotic meat in light of the novel coronavirus outbreak in China.
PETALING JAYA (ANN): Henry Golding did not want to rely on stuntmen for his action scenes in a new G.I. Joe spin-off movie called Snake Eyes.