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A TV still image shows flames raging through forest land in La Penuela, Huelva, Spain, June 24, 2017 (issued June 25, 2017). (EPA Photo via EFE TV).
Hundreds of thousands flooded the nation's roads ahead of the three-day Ramadan bayram holiday. Authorities expect equally congested highways on the return trip on Tuesday.
Thousands of Iranian tourists who want to spend their Ramadan holidays in Turkey have flocked to Van near the border. While hotels, which were working...
rescue workers evacuate a body from the site of a landslide in the village of Xinmo, Mao County, Sichuan Province, China June 25, 2017.
Sarawak PKR vice-chairman See Chee How says the east Malaysian states should not submit meekly on the matter as it concerns their autonomous and ...
Israel said it had attacked Assad regime military targets on Sunday after alleged stray shells from fighting in Syria's civil war landed inside the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has been receiving frequent reports about alleged chemical attacks in Iraq, especially from Mosul, the U.N....
KOTA KINABALU: People should adopt moderation and mutual respect as these are important in countering extremism, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa ...
Southeastern Turkey feels like an entirely different country than the cosmopolitan drags of Istanbul or the sunny old town and open cafes of Antalya.
Out of a total $182.6 million in Turkish chocolate exports last year, $109 million was bought by Arab countries. The statistics from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) show that Arab countries were by far the largest buyers of Turkish ...
International Actors and public figures in Qatar have slammed a 13-point list of demands -- including one for the closure of the Al Jazeera news network -- issued by four Arab states embroiled in a weeks-long political row with Doha.
KOTA KINABALU: A move by DAP to lay claim to certain seats in the upcoming general election is not going down well with fellow Opposition parties here.
The total investments in Turkey from European Union countries rose by 42 percent in January to April this year compared with the same period in 2016, reaching $1.7 billion.
Demonstrators protest against the G20 states' refugee policies holding a banner with the inscription "Freedom of movement!
Would-be immigrants wrap themselves in Red Cross blankets as they rest after 143 Moroccans and 9 sub-Saharans were rescued in the waters of the strait of Gibraltar in the port of Tarifa, on June 24, 2017.
A Yemeni child suspected of being infected with cholera receives treatment at a hospital in Sana'a, Yemen, 15 June 2017. (EPA Photo).
Ignoring the torrential rain, Russian president Vladimir Putin remained standing with a firm expression at the Tomb of the Unknown soldier in Moscow Thursday.
KOTA KINABALU: police issued eight traffic summonses to express buses bound for Sabah's east coast in an operation last night.
PETALING JAYA: Sarawak Minister of Tourism, arts, culture, youth and sports Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah has confirmed that tourism officers from Sarawak and Sabah have met to discuss a joint approach to the tourism tax. He said the tourism officials ...
"We are also surprised at this announcement after Sabah DAP chairman Stephen Wong had said his party was 'very keen' to negotiate an electoral pact with Warisan and had even proposed a methodological approach to working together," Azis said.
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah state government has invited the Sarawak Tourism Ministry to discuss on some pertinent issues of the Tourism tax and come up with a joint stand in the spirit of cooperation with the neighbouring state.
Qatar-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera said Friday any move to shut it down was an attack on media freedom, following demands by gulf neighbours for the channel to be taken off air.
Russia's state communications watchdog threatened Friday to ban the Telegram messaging app, saying the company behind the service had failed to submit company details for registration.
An undated handout video grab made available by the Russian Defence Ministry on 31 May 2017 shows the Admiral Essen frigate of the Russian Navy launching Kalibr cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea (reissued 16 June 2017).
President Trump (C, rear) looks on as U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson (L) and then Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef (R) exchange a handshake during a meeting of the GCC in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 21.
KOTA KINABALU: Adorable and cute, otters are an underrated species that needs to be highlighted in terms of conservation, especially in Sabah, because of the lack of scientific study. There seems to be only a few scientific papers on this carnivorous ...
Sabah Fire and Rescue Department Assistant Director (Fire Safety Division) Jemros Olin said only about 20 per cent of its personnel and officers in the State have been allowed to go on leave for the celebration.
The number of residential properties sold in Turkey increased by 1.5 percent year-on-year in May, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said on Friday.
A sun-dappled pathway from Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice leads to the newest Sabah House. They've filled the small white structure with vibrant, natural leather shoes stacked from floor to ceiling.
Forensic officers move the van at Finsbury Park in north London, where a vehicle struck pedestrians in north London Monday, June 19, 2017.
Pakistani security officials inspect the site of a powerful explosion that targeted a police vehicle in Quetta on June 23, 2017. (AFP Photo).
Five people, including three teenagers, died on Friday after being electrocuted in a swimming pool at an aqua park in western Sakarya province in Turkey.
A federal judge says a class-action lawsuit challenging a once-secret government program that delayed immigration and citizenship applications by Muslims can move forward.
Turkey's consumer confidence index was lower month-on-month in June, according to official data released Thursday. The index decreased 3.8 percent to 70 in June from 72.8 in May, the Turkish Statistical Institute said in a report.
A convoy of US Army troops and militants from PKK's Syrian offshoot the People's Protection Units (YPG) patrol near al-Ghanamya village, al-Darbasiyah town at the Syrian-Turkish border, Syria, April 29, 2017.
The Ovit Tunnel, which cost about TL 1.1 billion, is a 137-year old project aiming to connect Eastern Anatolia to the Black Sea ports.
"Probably the chicken meat and parts are being smuggled (into Sabah) which is similar to the sneaking in of rice at the border of north peninsula such as Kelantan and Siam (Thailand) because rice in Siam is cheap.
The Parent Action Group for education (PAGE) applauds the youth who appreciate the importance of English and want to make an impact on improving the proficiency of schoolchildren in the language.
Demonstrators gather in Shepherds Bush in west London to take part in an anti-government protest on June 21. 'Day of Rage' protests were organized across central London yesterday following a night of unrest as melee-armed youths rioted in the streets.
Amazon is hoping to claim more territory once held by department stores, essentially placing a dressing room in your house. The company, which has been making a big push into selling clothes, is testing a new service that lets members of its Prime ...
Kota Kinabalu: Sabah PKR youth Chief Raymond Ahuar has denied saying Pakatan Harapan was seriously considering Parti Cinta Sabah's proposal to join the coalition. "I wish to state that I did not say Sabah PKR Youth and PH are seriously considering the ...
KOTA KINABALU: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) Sabah has installed 60,000-70,000 'home passes' for its high-speed broadband service, UniFi, at major towns in Sabah and Labuan and would be installing another 30,000 this year. Its state general manager, ...
Yoga is essentially a spiritual discipline based on an extremely subtle science, which focuses on bringing harmony between mind and body, man and nature.
Kuala Lumpur: Parti Cinta Sabah (PCS) has offered to join Pakatan Harapan (PH) following its exit from the local opposition United Sabah Alliance (USA) in April. Sabah PKR youth chief Raymond Ahuar said PCS had offered to pledge its allegiance to PH in ...
Belgian authorities found signs Wednesday that the Brussels train station attacker supported the Daesh terrorist group, and discovered explosives at his home, prosecutors said.
Maimunah (centre), State education Department officers and the newly appointed teachers pose for a group photo. KOTA KINABALU: The State Education ...
Going green: (From left) Kota Kinabalu police chief ACP M. Chandra, Kota Kinabalu City Mayor Datuk Yeo Boon Hai, Sabah Assistant Tourism cultural and Environment Minister Datuk Kamarlin Ombi (second from right) and Kota Kinabalu Gleneagles chief ...
army personnel board a German airforce Airbus A400M military aircraft at German army Bundeswehr airbase in Jagel, northern Germany December 10, 2015.
In this Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 file photo, a Palestinian family warm themselves up with a fire outside their makeshift house during a power cut in a poor neighborhood in town of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip.





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