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World 17 Sep 2019 | 11:05 PM

Famed U.S. journalist Cokie Roberts, a 'founding mother' of NPR, dead at 75

(Reuters) - American journalist Cokie Roberts, regarded by National Public Radio as one of its "founding mothers" and a prominent political commentator on ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her Washington home from complications of breast cancer, her family said in a statement.

World 01 Jul 2019 | 2:02 AM

Two aides to Lebanese minister killed as convoy hit by gunfire - minister

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Two aides to a Lebanese Druze minister were killed on Sunday when his convoy came under fire as it passed through an area loyal to a rival Druze faction, in what the minister called an assassination attempt.

World 01 Jul 2019 | 2:01 AM

World Pride parade preempted by anti-corporate dissidents

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The world's marquee gay pride parade was preempted by thousands of anti-corporate dissidents who staged their own protest on Sunday, rejecting a uniformed police presence and commercial sponsorship while also demanding LGBTQ equality.

World 30 Jun 2019 | 11:59 PM

Italy and Germany in war of words over German rescue ship captain

MILAN (Reuters) - A war of words broke out between Germany and Italy on Sunday over the German captain of a rescue ship, who defied a docking ban enforced by Rome to bring migrants ashore.

World 30 Jun 2019 | 9:26 PM

Tens of thousands demand civilian rule in Sudan, soldiers fire in air

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters marched towards Sudan's defence ministry on Sunday demanding the ruling military hand over power to civilians, as security forces fired shots into the air.

Nation 30 Jun 2019 | 1:34 PM

Veteran singer Halil Chik laid to rest

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Halil Chik, the veteran singer who died early Sunday (June 30), was laid to rest at the Ukay Perdana Muslim Cemetery here at 5.30pm.

World 30 Jun 2019 | 11:36 AM

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported, industry insiders say

BEIJING (Reuters) - As many as half of China's breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading disease, twice as many as officially acknowledged, according to the estimates of four people who supply large farms.

Nation 30 Jun 2019 | 6:18 AM

Sabah's anti-poaching efforts boosted with RM4mil donation

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Forestry Department's special "Protect Team" – aimed at wiping out poachers and traffickers threatening the state's iconic wildlife species – has been given a boost with an RM4mil donation from the Sime Darby Foundation.