Upcoming films expected to ‘rescue’ sluggish market

Seemingly still struggling to end the post-National Day lackluster run, the domestic movie market is gearing up for 44 new releases in Nov, with some expecting to warm up the…

US sanctions harm alliance with Turkey: Defence Minister

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Tuesday that the US sanctions against Turkey over its procurement of Russian-made S-400 defense systems undermine the values of the alliance between the…

Brexit: ‘Strong possibility’ of no trade deal with EU – PM

BBC – Boris Johnson says there is a “strong possibility” the UK will fail to strike a post-Brexit trade deal with the EU. Speaking for the first time since a…

Brexit: UK-EU talks resume in final push for trade deal

BBC – The UK and EU are holding talks in a continued effort to reach a post-Brexit trade deal. Disputes over fishing and business rules remain, but the UK government…

Romania hospital blaze kills at least 10 COVID-19 patients

ROMANIA was hit by tragedy when a hospital treating coronavirus patients caught on fire, killed at least 10 people with several others seriously injured. The fire-blaze broke out in the…

Tanzania’s President sworn in

TANZANIA’S President John Magufuli has been sworn in for a second term following his victory in last week’s election. More than 12 countries were represented at the ceremony, as well…

Ethiopian PM Abiy accuses TPLF of camp ‘attack’, vows response

-Aljazeera Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says he has ordered a military response to an “attack” by the ruling party of the Tigray region on a camp housing federal troops.…

Bobby Ball dies aged 76 after Covid-19 diagnosis

Bobby Ball, has died at the age of 76, after the actor tested positive for Covid-19, his manager has confirmed. Leading the tributes, Cannon said: “Rock on, my good friend,…

Lewis Hamilton overtakes Schumacher with record 92nd F1 win

Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has become Formula One’s record all-time race winner with a dominant 92nd career victory at the Portuguese Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver took the chequered…

Lee Kun-Hee: force behind Samsung’s rise, dies at 78

By Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea: Lee Kun-Hee, the ailing Samsung Electronics chairman who transformed the small television maker into a global giant of consumer electronics, has died. He was…