As my cousin called for help, I could hear my nephews and niece screaming and crying for help. Zul said the family had just celebrated Nur Zuryn Faziera’s birthday on Wednesday night. “Their father Mohd Fadzil Mohammad, 32, collapsed a few times since yesterday,” he added. “He is still traumatised by the whole incident.”Zul also said that the murderer and Mohd Fadzil worked together at his oil palm plantation. Family members and immediate relatives were at the mortuary since 9am, some comforting Mohd Fadzil with hugs and words.
May 18, 2018 21:11 UTC
A 3-0 defeat at Newcastle United on the final day of the Premier League season ended Chelsea's hopes of Champions League qualification as they finished fifth in the standings. When asked if the final at Wembley will be his last game with Chelsea, Conte said: "I don't know. For us this game is very important because we have, in a difficult season, to finish the season with a trophy. Saturday's clash pits Conte against United manager Jose Mourinho, who won the FA Cup with Chelsea in 2007. "We are not qualified for the Champions League next season, so this season has been bad.
May 18, 2018 18:00 UTC
HAVANA: A Boeing 737 plane crashed on Friday shortly after taking off from Havana's main airport, Cuban state-run media reported, adding that it was not yet known if there were any casualties. The plane was a domestic flight going to Holguin, carrying 104 passengers, state-run TV said. Picture taken at the scene after a Cubana de Aviacion aircraft crashed after taking off from Havana's Jose Marti airport. AFP"It crashed between the locality of Boyeros and the village of Santiago de La Vegas", state-run TV said in its midday news broadcast, referring to an area some 20 km south of Havana. Images on TV and social media showed a large plume of black smoke above the airport.
May 18, 2018 18:00 UTC
KUALA LUMPUR: Police are in the process of opening eight safes located in Seri Perdana, the Prime Minister’s official residence, in Putrajaya. Meanwhile, it is learnt that a safe located in former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s residence in Jalan Langgak Duta, Taman Duta here, was finally opened today. It is learnt that a safe located in former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s residence in Jalan Langgak Duta, Taman Duta, was finally opened. Pic by ZUNNUR AL SHAFIQSources said the safe was finally opened at 4pm, and that it contained cash. Efforts to obtain confirmation from Federal Commercial Crime Department chief, Datuk Seri Amar Singh Ishar Singh, are unsuccessful for now.
May 18, 2018 16:41 UTC
(Reuters) - Italy's Elia Viviani claimed his third stage at the Giro d'Italia when he sprinted to victory in the 13th stage at Nervesa della Battaglia on Friday. The Quick-Step Floors rider won a bunch sprint of a mainly flat 180-kilometre ride from Ferrara to finish ahead of Irishman Sam Bennett for his first win since his Israel brace. With just two expected sprints remaining before the race finishes in Rome, Viviani leads Bora-Hansgrohe's Bennett by 40 points. Dutchman Danny van Poppel (LottoNL-Jumbo) took third place ahead of Italy's Sacha Modolo (EF Education First-Drapac). The riders next face a climb up Monte Zoncolan in a 180-kilometre ride on Saturday.
May 18, 2018 16:30 UTC
Paul Lambert, appointed by Stoke City in January on a two-and-a-half-year contract after Mark Hughes was sacked, was also on the move. The departures came with Arsenal, Everton and West Ham United looking for new managers and more heads likely to roll. Arsenal have yet to name a replacement for Arsene Wenger, with former Gunners captain Mikel Arteta emerging as a frontrunner. There were also moves in the Championship, with former England manager Steve McClaren appointed by Queens Park Rangers on a two-year contract. He replaces Ian Holloway, who was sacked by the West London club after finishing 16th in the second tier last season.
May 18, 2018 15:56 UTC
SANTA FE: At least eight people died in a shooting at a Santa Fe, Texas, high school on Friday and police searching the building said they had taken into custody a student suspected of the attack and found explosives in the school building. Seventeen teens and educators were shot dead at a Parkland, Florida, high school in February, a massacre that stirred the nation's long-running debate over gun ownership. Explosive devices had also been found at the school and off campus, Gonzalez tweeted. US President Donald Trump called the latest school massacre heartbreaking. Days after the Parkland shooting, Trump said that elected officials should be ready to "fight" the powerful National Rifle Association lobby group.
May 18, 2018 15:56 UTC
PETALING JAYA: Two men were shot dead and another wounded in a shootout with police moments after they and three others had robbed a goldsmith store in the Atria Shopping Gallery in Damansara Jaya today. He said one of the men first entered the store and aimed his pistol at the employees and a security guard. Two men were shot dead while one was wounded during the shooting incident at the Atria Shopping Gallery in Damansara Jaya. Fadzil said one other robber was wounded when he was hit by two shots, while the other three were arrested. “Police recovered the jewellery they had stolen and seized two pistols and a shotgun from them,” he said.
May 18, 2018 15:45 UTC
CHICAGO: A gunman opened fire at a Texas high school on Friday, wounding an as yet unknown number of people before the situation was "contained," officials said. The incident took place at Santa Fe High School in the city of the same name, located about 50 kilometres southeast of Houston in Galveston County. "This morning, an incident occurred at the high school involving an active shooter. Ambulances and police vehicles seen at the Santa Fe High School. School shooting in Texas.
May 18, 2018 15:22 UTC
GEORGE TOWN: Penang PKR has defended outspoken Penanti assemblyman Dr Norlela Ariffin’s criticism that the state executive councillor lineup, unveiled on Wednesday, was imbalanced and benefited only one party. Penang Chief Minister and state DAP chairman Chow Kon Yeow, when contacted, declined to comment on the matter. State DAP vice-chairman Zairil Khir Johari refuted claims that the party was being greedy and one-sided in the appointment of the state executive councillors. PKR, which contested and won all 14 state seats, only had the Deputy Chief Minister I post and two state executive councillor seats. Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) and Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) both won two state seats each, but received no posts.
May 18, 2018 14:37 UTC
Meanwhile, Defence Minister Datuk Mohamad Sabu said he had a very heavy responsibility on his shoulders. As a Defence Minister, the Kota Raja MP said, he had been given a serious task which would be challenging. New Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Minister Salahuddin Ayub said that he is thankful to the Prime Minister for giving him the opportunity to become a Cabinet Minister. "This is the best opportunity for me to reach out to the people," Salahuddin told The Star. Pribumi's Maszlee Malik, the new Education Minister, DAP’s Anthony Loke Siew Fook (Transport Minister) and Amanah’s Dzulkefly Ahmad (Health Minister) told an online portal they were caught by surprise by the announcement of their Ministerial posts as they had not received any formal notification before the news broke today.
May 18, 2018 14:12 UTC
SHAH ALAM: Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said he would seek a meeting with Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to discuss his appointment as Economic Affairs Minister. I have informed Sultan of Selangor (Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah) about the appointment and that I would be seeking a meeting with Dr Mahathir to seek clarification about my appointment,” he said. Azmin said the meeting would be to discuss the scope of his duties as a federal minister. “After the meeting, I will again seek an audience with Sultan Sharafuddin to decide where my role and responsibilities should lie, whether to stay in Selangor (as MB) or to move to the federal level. Azmin said he would issue a statement after his audience with Sultan Sharafuddin.
May 18, 2018 14:03 UTC
(Reuters) - Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho will wait "until the last moment" before deciding whether striker Romelu Lukaku can feature in Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea. "We have to wait until the last moment," Mourinho told a news conference on Friday. "I don't want to lie to you and say he doesn’t play and then plays, so with Lukaku we have to wait." But the Portuguese manager chose to play down the significance of the match, saying he will not regard United's season as a failure even if they lose against Chelsea. "You can analyse the way you want, and I can analyse the way I want," Mourinho added.
May 18, 2018 13:41 UTC
PETALING JAYA: Election Commission chairman Tan Sri Mohd Hashim Abdullah said he had been the victim of false accusations regarding his supposed presence at former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s private residence. The EC chairman issued a statement saying an article was published on two Facebook pages on Thursday (May 17) of his alleged presence at Najib's home, and had given a vulgar statement to reporters staking out the area. “The article was published on ‘Amboi Media Network’ and ‘Informasi Malaysia Kini’, using photos and a video of someone who resembles me,” Mohd Hashim said on Friday. As a result of the false accusation, he said, members of the public had started posting vulgar messages which could give threaten his safety. “I deplore the irresponsible actions by the handlers of those Facebook pages,” Mohd Hashim said, adding that a report would be made to the authorities against the page handlers for the fake accusations.
May 18, 2018 13:41 UTC
BANGKOK: Former national doubles coach Rexy Mainaky is not surprised with the Malaysian lineup for the Thomas Cup that gets underway here on Sunday. We sent a young team, but they were an investment for the future. Rexy added that history has a lot to do with a team's performance in the Thomas Cup, so Malaysia should not worry too much. "Based on history, there are only a few countries that have really dominated the Thomas Cup. "At a tournament like the Thomas Cup, it's not always about skills.
May 18, 2018 13:18 UTC