• Wolves sack Zenga as manager, media reports

    Walter Zenga has been sacked as manager of Wolves after less than three months in charge, the club confirmed on Tuesday. The 56-year-old former Italy goalkeeper is the sixth manager to depart the Championship club in four and a half years. "Walter Zenga’s contract has been terminated with immediate effect," a statement on the club's website said.

    Reuters 35 mins ago
  • Philippines' Duterte tells worried foreign businesses to go

    President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday urged foreign businesses in the Philippines worried about his deadly drug war to "pack up and leave", as he launched another anti-American tirade before flying to Japan to attract investments. "These Americans are really crazy," Duterte said, as he held up a newspaper with headlines reporting criticism from US assistant secretary of state Daniel Russel. "With Japan as the Philippines' top trading partner, I shall seek the sustainment and further enhancement of our important economic ties," Duterte, 71, said in prepared remarks at Manila airport.

    AFP News
  • Lady Gaga: 'Stylist stuck my underwear to my private parts'

    Lady Gaga toned down her outfits for a while but now seems to be back to her colourful, eclectic best.

    Cover Media
  • Caterpillar stung by global economic funk

    Caterpillar's third-quarter profit was essentially cut in half with the global economy stuck in a funk, and the company said that it expects that malaise to extend into next year. The construction and ...

    Associated Press
  • Property prices to fall with rising unemployment

    DBS Vickers Securities expects private property prices to fall as the unemployment rate in Singapore increases, media reports said. The property market is expected to move in two directions,...

    Property Guru
  • Ramly Burger boss pans pork burger tribute, says seeking legal advice

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 25 — Datuk Ramly Mokni is far from impressed by a local fast food chain’s move to name a pork burger after him. The founder and owner of Ramly Group, the company behind the...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • 4 killed on river rapids ride at Australian theme park

    Four people were killed Tuesday after a river rapids ride malfunctioned at a popular theme park on Australia's east coast, officials said. Two men and two women died while on the ride at Dreamworld, a ...

    Associated Press
  • On Trump, Sen. McConnell has gone from quiet to mum

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has never had much to say about Donald Trump. But lately, he has fallen completely silent.

    Associated Press
  • Report warns against half-truths in property market

    In addressing some ‘half-truths’ about the Singapore property market, financial services group Nomura has warned the public not to believe the hype about a property pick-up in the city-state, media reports said...

    Property Guru
  • Britney Spears suffers wardrobe malfunction onstage

    One of Britney Spears' male dancers lent her his plaid shirt to help her get through the set with her modesty intact.

    Cover Media
  • Second StarHub outage in two days leaves customers irate

    Hundreds of irate StarHub customers took to social media to register their displeasure, following a second broadband service outage in two days. A breakdown of about 90 minutes on Monday (24 Oct) evening had to be rectified by StarHub, following an outage on Saturday evening. In response to queries from Yahoo Singapore on the second outage, a StarHub spokesman said, “At about 11.20pm on 24 October 2016, we rectified a network equipment issue that had temporarily affected our residential broadband service from about 10pm the same day.

    Yahoo Singapore
  • Ex-attorney general sentenced to jail, then cuffed in court

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, once a rising star in state politics, left a courtroom in handcuffs on Monday after getting a 10- to 23-month sentence for a retaliation scheme a judge linked to her all-consuming ego.

    Associated Press
  • Is Ampang tower project yours or Sabah’s? Musa Aman asked

    KOTA KINABALU, Oct 25 — Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman must explain his involvement in a commercial high rise development in Ampang Hilir, Kuala Lumpur which lists him as the...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Take action against Red Shirts if they broke the law, Umno MP says

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 25— Action should be taken against the Red Shirts movement if they broke the law, Umno’s Kinabatangan MP Datuk Seri Bung Mokhtar Radin said today. Speaking while debating...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Six killed in Malaysia hospital fire

    Six people died in a fire that swept through the intensive care unit of a major hospital in Malaysia, officials said Tuesday. Mohamad Rizal Buang, a senior fire officer in the southern state of Johor, told AFP the blaze at Johor Bahru's Sultanah Aminah Hospital, a public facility, had been contained after more than two hours. Photographs posted on Facebook by the Malaysian health ministry's director-general Noor Hisham Abdullah showed black smoke billowing from the hospital's second floor and fire raging inside the building.

    AFP News
  • Surfer bitten by shark at beach; says 'came out of nowhere'

    HONOLULU (AP) — A surfer says he's grateful to be recovering in a Maui hospital after a shark bit him — even though the attack forced him and his wife to postpone their honeymoon.

    Associated Press
  • The 17 most powerful LGBT+ executives in the world

    Reuters / Bobby Yip Gigi Chao, vice chairman … Continued The post The 17 most powerful LGBT+ executives in the world appeared first on Business Insider.

    Business Insider
  • Mourinho slams Man Utd's 'incredible mistakes'

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused his players of making "incredible mistakes" after they lost 4-0 to Chelsea on his return to his former club on Sunday. Goals from Pedro Rodriguez, after 30 seconds, Gary Cahill, Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante condemned Mourinho to his heaviest defeat since Real Madrid's 5-0 demolition by Barcelona in November 2010. It left United seventh in the Premier League table, five points below Chelsea, who climbed to fourth, and six points behind leaders Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool.

    AFP News
  • India's Ratan Tata vows 'stability' after shock sacking

    Family patriarch Ratan Tata sought to reassure rattled investors of stability at India's biggest conglomerate Tuesday after the sudden sacking of chairman Cyrus Mistry sent Tata company shares falling. Seventy-eight-year old Tata has taken interim charge of the sprawling $100 billion tea-to-steel Tata Group, after Mistry was abruptly dumped on Monday evening, four years after being appointed chairman. The sacking stunned the Indian business world and sparked a fall in shares at Tata Sons firms on Tuesday as Indian media carried reports that Mistry could take legal action.

    AFP News
  • Samsung's prestige takes another hit over lawsuit

    A South Korean law firm said Tuesday that it expected thousands more people to join a class action lawsuit seeking compensation from Samsung over its combusting Galaxy Note 7 smartphones. Seoul-based Harvest Law filed the initial suit on Monday on behalf of 527 Note 7 buyers -- demanding 500,000 won (US$440) per plaintiff for time and effort lost during a chaotic recall process that turned into a PR nightmare for the world's largest smartphone maker. Although the sums involved -- even when accumulated -- are tiny for a giant like Samsung, the lawsuit illustrates the dent the Note 7 fiasco has made in the prestige of a company used to be being treated as corporate royalty in South Korea.

    AFP News