Daily Archives: January 6, 2019

Seven M’sians in semifinals

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia continued to display a dominating performance when seven players advanced to the semi-finals at the 2019 British Junior Open (BJO) squash tournament, in Birmingham participated by more…

Nishikori powers to Brisbane final

BRISBANE (Australia): Japanese star Kei Nishikori was in superb form as he demolished Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-2 in the semi-finals of the Brisbane International yesterday. The 29-year-old gave his French…

TNB, THT in Alagendra Cup final

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB)  advanced to the final of the Tan Sri P Alagendra Cup 2019 after demolishing Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) 3-0 in their semifinal tie at…

Floods, blackouts after Thai storm

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT (Thailand): Floods and blackouts caused by Tropical Storm Pabuk left nearly 30,000 people in evacuation shelters across southern Thailand yesterday, as relieved tourists stranded on islands further…

Bushfires rage in Australia’s southeast

MELBOURNE: Wildfires burned in parts of Australia’s densely-populated southeast yesterday, although weather officials expected falling temperatures to bring relief for Sydney by early afternoon. One fire in eastern Victoria, the…