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World 07 Feb 2018 | 9:25 PM

Macron still backs pan-EU parliament lists despite Strasbourg setback

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will continue to push for the creation of transnational lists for European parliament elections in years to come, despite the assembly in Strasbourg voting on Wednesday against the proposal for the 2019 election.

World 07 Feb 2018 | 8:57 PM

North Korea says no U.S. talks planned at Olympics, Pence vows continued pressure

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has no intention of meeting U.S. officials during the Winter Olympics that start in South Korea on Friday, state media said, dampening hopes the Games will help resolve a tense standoff over the North's nuclear weapons programme.

World 07 Feb 2018 | 8:43 PM

Exclusive - U.N. chief plans major disarmament push but U.S. sceptical

GENEVA (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is to launch a major push for disarmament talks covering everything from nuclear and cyber war to small arms, braving certain U.S. resistance to such bold initiatives, officials and experts told Reuters.

World 07 Feb 2018 | 4:55 AM

South African parliament working to ensure budget speech goes ahead on Feb 21

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - The speaker of South Africa's parliament said on Tuesday that parliament was working to ensure that a budget speech by Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba would go ahead on Feb. 21, despite the president's state of the nation address being postponed.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 1:09 AM

Salleh Said: Laws to fight fake news not confined to politics

PETALING JAYA: The proposed laws to curb fake news will apply to all and is not confined to just politics, said Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

Hate speech just a click away

PETALING JAYA: It only takes one click to spread hatred online – and that is why it is so dangerous, political analysts say.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

End hate politics, M’sians urged

PETALING JAYA: With the general election around the corner, politicians from across the divide are calling on Malaysians to put an end to hate politics and develop a sense of maturity.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

Comedy can defuse the hatred on social media, says Harith

PETALING JAYA: Celebrities are also targets for political hate speech that has become prevalent on social media, and comedian Harith Iskander has not been spared either.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

Expert: Those into hate speech want change, but from a distance

PETALING JAYA: Hate speech may come from a desire to change things from a safe distance, says Malaysian Mental Health Association deputy president Assoc Prof Datuk Dr Andrew Mohanraj.

Nation 07 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

Strategist: Expletives don’t bother me, extreme hate does

PETALING JAYA: Technology strategist Dinesh Nair knows first-hand how cyberspace can be a “war zone” instead of a safe space for people to have a peaceful discussion.