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World’s Biggest Pension Fund Posts Record $92 Billion Gain

The world’s biggest pension fund posted the biggest quarterly gain in its history as Japanese stocks surged and a plunge in the yen boosted overseas investments after Donald Trump’s election victory. The Government Pension Investment Fund returned 8 percent, or ...

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Float crashes, injuring 20 people at Rio’s Carnival parade

RIO DE JANEIRO: A float crashed during Rio de Janeiro’s world famous Carnival parade Sunday evening and injured at least 20 people, including three people reported in serious condition, but organizers proceeded with the show. The incident involved the last ...

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King Salman To Pave The Way For More High-Impact Investments

KUALA LUMPUR – King Salman Abdul Aziz Al-Sa’ud’s maiden visit to Malaysia will not only further cement bilateral ties but also draw the oil-rich gulf nation to high-impact investments and the halal sector. The President of the Arab Malaysian Chamber ...

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Kim Jong-nam: VX dose was ‘high and lethal’

Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, was given a very high amount of the toxic nerve agent VX and he died in pain within 15-20 minutes, Malaysia’s health minister says. No antidote would have worked, said Subramaniam Sathasivam. ...

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Vietnam says Kim murder suspect thought it was a prank

HANOI: The Vietnamese woman arrested as a suspect in killing the half-brother of North Korea’s leader thought she was taking part in a prank video, Vietnam’s foreign ministry said on Saturday. Hanoi had not previously confirmed that Doan Thi Huong ...

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Suspect In Kim Jong Nam Death Thought She Used Baby Oil

KUALA LUMPUR – A suspect in the death of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, thought she was rubbing baby oil on his face, according to an Indonesian official. The suspect is ...

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Murder in Malaysia shows North Korea reckless, bolder – South Korea PM

SEOUL: The killing of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un’s estranged half- brother in Malaysia last week shows the brutality of isolated North Korea and its “terrorism tactics are getting bolder”, South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn said on Monday. ...

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North Korea Must Abide To Malaysia’s Law On Kim Jong Nam’s Post Mortem

SERDANG – North Korea must abide to the provisions of the law set by Malaysia in the process of conducting a post mortem in the country, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam. He said the cabinet on Wednesday had ...

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Trump Calls Media Organisations ‘Enemy Of American People’

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump on Friday slammed the country’s five mainstream media organisations as “the enemy of the American people”, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. “The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my ...

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D-G: Kim Jong-nam was attacked outside passport check area

PUTRAJAYA: Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is believed to have been assassinated before he could have his passport checked at the KLIA2 departure hall. Immigration director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali (pic) said the place where ...

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