MILAN: Cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus in Italy, the most affected country in Europe, rose on Saturday to nearly 80, killing two people and prompting the government to close off the worst hit areas in the northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto.
IPOH: A 24-year-old man here was arrested after admitting to beating a teenager to death with a hammer in the belief that she was in a romantic relationship with someone else.
SINGAPORE: Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH) today confirmed and verified three more cases of Covid-19 infection in the republic.
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik has urged Attorney-General Tommy Thomas to choose either prioritising national security or quit his post.
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor and their daughter, Nooryana Najwa, were at Bank Negara today to physically inspect items linked to the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) fund scandal that were seized by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).