Land rights, forests, food systems central to limiting global warming: report

48 min atras | Mongabay.com (Malásia)

In the wake of the dire, just released UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report, a climate advocacy group known as CLARA (Climate, Land, Ambition and Rights Alliance) has published a separate report proposing that the worlds nations put far... View details »

Now a Hurricane Veteran, Trump Inspects Damage From Another Deadly Storm

48 min atras | New York Times (Malásia)

LYNN HAVEN, Fla. — In what has become a recurring ritual of the fall, President Trump and the first lady, Melania Trump, traveled here on Monday to survey the destruction of another hurricane, this one named Michael, which last week laid waste to the... View details »

Get ready for tax hike, Abe prods skeptical businesses

49 min atras | Nikkei Asian Review (Malásia)

TOKYO -- Frustrated with businesses inaction ahead of a planned consumption tax hike next year, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has spelled out in unequivocal terms that they must get moving on preparations to ensure a smooth start. Abe told an emergency... View details »

Samsung´s foldable phone offers the functionality of a tablet

50 min atras | Economic Times (Malásia)

SAN FRANCISCO: Samsungs much awaited and talked-about foldable smartphone would offer the functionality of a tablet complete with multi-tasking and a big screen, the media reported. The Samsung foldable phone would basically be Samsungs test bed... View details »

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry takes his first training session at Monaco as he begins his managerial career

51 min atras | Daily Mail (Malásia)

Thierry Henry took charge of his first training session at Monaco on Monday as he begins his managerial career. Arsenal legend Henry, a former Monaco player, replaced the axed Leonardo Jardim at the helm of the Ligue 1 club over the weekend. And with a... View details »

Usain Bolt offered European professional football deal – reports

52 min atras | The Guardian (Malásia)

Usain Bolt could walk out of his open-ended A-League trial with the Central Coast Mariners amid reports of an unconditional two-year offer from a European club. The Jamaican sprint champion received a formal offer to play for a top-flight team after ... View details »

Gareth Southgate praises Raheem Sterling and England´s bravery in Spain

53 min atras | The Guardian (Malásia)

Manager says his side have made progress since World Cup • The quality was great. We used the ball with courage. Dominic Fifield at the Estadio Benito Villamarín. @domfifield. Mon 15 Oct 2018 18.43 EDT Last modified on Mon 15 Oct 2018 19.17 EDT. View details »

136000 Varieties of Rice Are Now Protected in Perpetuity

53 min atras | Smithsonian (Malásia)

According to some estimates, half the world depends on rice as its staple food. But as the climate changes, rice cultivation is increasingly under threat by record-breaking temperatures, drought and flooding. Thats why, as Michael Taylor at Reuters ... View details »

Afghanistan-Pakistan border sealed after clashes

54 min atras | United News of India (Malásia)

Islamabad, Oct 16 (UNI) Major part of border between Pakistan and Afghanistan remained closed on Monday following clashes between the two countries security forces, leaving hundreds of people and vehicles stranded on both sides. The Chamman-Spin... View details »

Masses, celebrations in US mark canonization of St. Romero

55 min atras | CatholicPhilly.com (Malásia)

Worshippers recite the Lords Prayer during an an Oct. 14 Mass at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart in Washington celebrating the canonization of St. Oscar Romero. Around 800 people, mostly immigrants, attended the Mass and a parish celebration afterward.and more View details »

Anwar takes his seat in Parliament; RM6.38m for PM´s overseas trips

56 min atras | Malaysiakini (Malásia)

KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. Anwar sworn in as MP. PKR president-elect Anwar Ibrahim has made his comeback to Parliament, taking his oath of office amid loud applause just two days after winning... View details »

Anwar takes his seat in Parliament; RM6.38m for PM´s overseas trips

56 min atras | Malaysiakini (Malásia)

KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. Anwar sworn in as MP. PKR president-elect Anwar Ibrahim has made his comeback to Parliament, taking his oath of office amid loud applause just two days after winning... View details »

2.2 million foreigners sought greener pastures in M´sia in 2017, says Khazanah report

57 min atras | The Star Online (Malásia)

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): – Malaysia was home to around 2.2 million foreign workers in 2017, with most of them hired in the agriculture and construction sectors, according to a report. The State of Households 2018: Different Realities report published by... View details »

You don´t want to mess with the women of ´Widows´

58 min atras | Star2.com (Malásia)

Move aside Oceans 8, theres a new heist in town. This time, it features four women under the direction of Steve McQueen (12 Years A Slave). He co-writes Widows – based on a 1983 British TV crime drama – with bestselling author Gillian Flynn (Gone ... View details »

Inside Williamsburg´s Museum Of Pizza Instagram Funhouse

58 min atras | Gothamist (Malásia)

Last Friday night in Williamsburg, in the street-level pop-up space of the William Vale Hotel, the world finally got a look—and taste—of the first ever Museum of Pizza. Actually, thats #MoPi, please, if youre tagging it on social media. Which of ... View details »

Nano Metal Oxide Market Research on Chemical Segment 2018 to 2025

58 min atras | Trade Market Research (Malásia)

Global Nano Metal Oxide Market Segment By Company, Regions, Type And Application; presents an in-depth assessment of the Nano Metal Oxide including new developments, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape,... View details »

The next frontier of the US-China trade war could be currency manipulation

2 hr atras | Quartz (Malásia)

The US already has a trade war with China on its hands. Recent signals from the Trump administration suggest it may be gearing up to accuse China of currency manipulation, too. Last week, Treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin said that he had “expressed... View details »

International White Cane Day walk highlights dangers of people walking and using their phones

2 hr atras | The Border Mail (Malásia)

BE AWARE: Rowena Ginns has used a white cane for four years to travel independently and said phone use is a danger. Picture: MARK JESSER. Texting walkers are one of the biggest hazards facing visually impaired people on Border footpaths, according...and more View details »

Shrinking Hasn´t Stopped Japan From Growing

2 hr atras | Bloomberg (Malásia)

Prime Minister Shinzo Abes steps to increase immigration and raise the consumption tax are both signs that Japans shrinking population is as much opportunity as challenge. With an unemployment rate of 2.4 percent and a job market that by other ... View details »

The Latest: Saudi-Turkish team begins search of consulate

2 hr atras | Daily Mail (Malásia)

ISTANBUL (AP) - The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi writer who Turkish officials fear was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul (all times local):. 6 p.m.. A joint Saudi-Turkish team has entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to search ... View details »

Samsung DJ Koh confirms foldable phone concept

2 hr atras | Independent Online (Malásia)

INTERNATIONAL – Samsungs mobile head, DJ Koh, has given users a first glimpse of what the companys foldable phone is all about. In an interview with CNET, the executive said that while unfolded the device will offer the functionality of a tablet ... View details »

You can get an exclusive discount on this incredible TV

3 hr atras | USA TODAY (Malásia)

Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAYs newsroom...and more View details »

Soccer - Swiss keep Nations League hopes alive and send Iceland down

3 hr atras | The Star Online (Malásia)

REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - Switzerland kept their Nations League semi-final hopes alive and sent Iceland down into the second tier with a 2-1 win in rainy Reykjavik in their League A Group Two match on Monday. Haris Seferovic and Michael Lang scored the... View details »

Silver lining for Tio

3 hr atras | Philippine Star (Malásia)

BUENOS AIRES – Kiteboarder Christian Tio delivered the silver medal for Team Philippines on a bright, sunny day that was marred by news on the sudden death of a key member of the International Olympic Committee. The 17-year-old Tio frolicked in the... View details »

France clash ´a final´ for low

3 hr atras | The Straits Times (Malásia)

PARIS • The German press may be divided over whether todays Nations League clash with world champions France represents D-Day for embattled manager Joachim Low, but the general consensus is that his position is no longer tenable. In the aftermath of... View details »

Virgil van Dijk adds to Liverpool´s injury problems as defender joins Mohamed Salah in returning early

3 hr atras | The Independent (Malásia)

Virgil van Dijk has added to Liverpools mounting injury problem and has returned from international duty early, along with Mohamed Salah. After Van Dijk captained the Netherlands to a 3-0 victory against Germany, during which he scored, the Dutch FA... View details »

Will LeBron James Make LA Sports Fans´ Dreams Come True?

3 hr atras | L.A. Weekly (Malásia)

Ill scoop you up at 6 oclock. Be ready!” I had scored tickets for LeBron James first official game on the Lakers home court a few Sundays ago and I wasnt going to waste the extra on a date or a casual fan. My friend Luis is as rabid an L.A ... View details »

Usain Bolt offered two-year contract with Champions League-chasing Valletta FC

3 hr atras | ESPN (Malásia)

Usain Bolt has been offered a two-year contract to play for Maltese club Valletta FC and spearhead their charge to the Champions League. Valletta managing director and CEO Ghasston Slimen told ESPN they hope to sign the eight-time Olympic sprint... View details »

Under-18 squad defy odds to triumph at Youth Olympics

3 hr atras | New Straits Times Online (Malásia)

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Malaysian Under-18 squad have opened up a box of opportunities, as they did the unexpected and delivered a gold medal in the Youth Olympics Hockey 5s in Buenos Aires on Sunday. It was a sweet 4-2 win over India in the final,... View details »

Money mule guilty in scams totalling $760k

3 hr atras | The Straits Times (Malásia)

A money mule for an international syndicate, which is behind scams involving impersonating the police, travelled to Singapore 14 times last year to collect and transfer criminal proceeds totalling almost $760,000. Malaysian Tan Kim Hui, 24, pleaded ...and more View details »

Rina Harun defends practice of receiving titles, honours

3 hr atras | Yahoo News (Malásia)

PUTRAJAYA: Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Harun has defended the practice of politicians accepting awards and titles, saying it would not lessen their effectiveness in serving the people. Instead, such awards and honours would only serve to... View details »

Pak-Afghan border crossing closed after tension over its fencing

3 hr atras | The Shillong Times (Malásia)

Islamabad: A key border crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan remained closed on Monday as the troops of the two countries exchanged fire after tensions over Pakistani officials fencing the border. The Friendship Gate near Chaman in Balochistan... View details »

Chinese tourist number to Cambodia exceeds last year´s record

3 hr atras | Xinhua (Malásia)

PHNOM PENH, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- The number of Chinese tourists to Cambodia during the first eight months of 2018 had exceeded the full-year 2017s record, said a Cambodian Tourism Ministrys report released on Monday. More than 1.27 million Chinese... View details »

Make rice production more resilient to climate change: Lawrence Wong

3 hr atras | The Straits Times (Malásia)

The production of rice, one of the worlds most important crops, is facing major problems such as slow growth and climate change, which could increase its price by more than 30 per cent by 2050. We need major changes to our rice and food production... View details »

Make rice production more resilient to climate change: Lawrence Wong

3 hr atras | The Straits Times (Malásia)

The production of rice, one of the worlds most important crops, is facing major problems such as slow growth and climate change, which could increase its price by more than 30 per cent by 2050. We need major changes to our rice and food production... View details »

Soccer - Ruthless England leave Spain shell-shocked in Seville

3 hr atras | The Star Online (Malásia)

SEVILLE (Reuters) - England ran riot with three first-half goals, including two from Raheem Sterling, to stun Spain and earn a 3-2 away win in the Nations League on Monday as they moved back into contention in League A Group 4 of UEFAs new competition... View details »

Hurricane Aftermath: Families Worry About Missing Loved Ones

3 hr atras | U.S. News & World Report (Malásia)

Five days after Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle, how many residents might be missing seems to be anyones guess. Oct. 15, 2018, at 4:30 p.m.. Hurricane Aftermath: Families Worry About Missing Loved Ones. Share. ×. Share on... View details »

Study shows Malaysia´s income gap has doubled in two decades

3 hr atras | The Straits Times (Malásia)

Despite a reduction in official income inequality, the absolute earnings gap between Malaysias top 20 per cent and their countrymen has nearly doubled, putting more Malaysians in relative poverty. A new study by Khazanah Research Institute (KRI ... View details »

Halloween Unmasked explores the psychology of Michael Myers and real-life serial killers

3 hr atras | The A.V. Club (Malásia)

In Podmass, The A.V. Club sifts through the ever-expanding world of podcasts and recommends the previous weeks best episodes. Have your own favorite? Let us know in the comments or at podmass@avclub.com. View details »

Will Meghan Markle´s Royal Baby Have American Citizenship?

3 hr atras | New York Times (Malásia)

For many Americans, the news on Monday morning that Meghan Markle was expecting a royal baby came as a welcome injection of delight into the depressing drumbeat of politics and animosity that normally fill the nations news feeds. But before anyone... View details »

Will Meghan Markle´s Royal Baby Have American Citizenship?

3 hr atras | New York Times (Malásia)

For many Americans, the news on Monday morning that Meghan Markle was expecting a royal baby came as a welcome injection of delight into the depressing drumbeat of politics and animosity that normally fill the nations news feeds. But before anyone... View details »

Lysosomal Storage Diseases Market: Evolving Technology, Trends and Industry Analysis 2021

3 hr atras | Our Market Research (Malásia)

Lysosomal Storage Diseases Market report provides overview of DNA and RNA Sample Preparation Industry, including industry chain analysis, manufacturing technology, characteristics and latest market trends dynamics.Lysosomal Storage Diseases... View details »

What´s Behind The Drop In Asian LNG Prices?

3 hr atras | OilPrice.com (Malásia)

Japan-Korea-Marker (JKM) prices for LNG to be delivered in November tanked on Friday by U.S. $1.039 per million British thermal units (MMBtu) year-on-year, settling at $9.925/MMBtu, accord to commodities data provider SP Platts Global. JKM is often ... View details »

Sears Plan to Get Out of Bankruptcy Has a Familiar Ring

3 hr atras | New York Times (Malásia)

In its bankruptcy filing on Monday, Sears argued that, given enough time and less debt, it would be able to reverse the decades-long decline of its retail business. But the companys latest turnaround plan looks a lot like its previous turnaround plans ... View details »

The Mercedes-AMG One set back nine months by emissions standards

3 hr atras | Driving (Malásia)

Development of Mercedes-AMGs upcoming One hypercar has been set back nine months due to emissions requirements, Tobias Moers, AMG boss, recently revealed, but customers dont seem to mind. “You know what they tell me? Make sure that the car... View details »

It Will Take Millions of Years for Mammals to Recover From Us

3 hr atras | The Atlantic (Malásia)

The story of mammals is one of self-destruction. They first arose roughly 200 million years ago, and after eons spent scurrying in the shadow of the dinosaurs, they finally cut loose and evolved into a breathtaking variety of shapes and sizes ... View details »

Hashim Amla named Durban Heat´s marquee South African player

3 hr atras | Cricbuzz (Malásia)

On a day when Mzansi Super Leagues franchises were unveiled, Kingsmead Cricket Stadium-based Durban Heat have announced Hashim Amla as their Marquee South African Player. Grant Morgan has been announced as the coach of the side. View details »

Struggling Neuer symbolic of Germany crisis

3 hr atras | Xinhua (Malásia)

By Oliver Trust. BERLIN, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- It doesnt take a close look at recent statistics or video clips to see that things have changed for Manuel Neuer. Looking at the 32-year-old, it is obvious the German international is going through a hard ... View details »

One important thought about every NBA team

3 hr atras | SB Nation (Malásia)

I spent all summer intending to pick the Celtics to win the championship. This has become a trendy choice, and its not that much of a stretch. With Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward back alongside defensive stalwart Al Horford, plus another year of... View details »

Van Dijk will be fit for Liverpool - Koeman

3 hr atras | Goal.com (Malásia)

The Netherlands manager has revealed both club and country agreed the defender would sit out Tuesdays clash with Belgium. Virgil van Dijk is fit to feature in Liverpools Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town on Saturday, according to ... View details »