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  • Iran says Swedish citizen detained for espionage might face other charges
  • DUBAI (Reuters) - A Swedish citizen detained in Iran on suspicion of espionage might face other charges, Iranian judiciary spokesperson Masoud Setayeshi said on Tuesday in a televised news conference. Read full story

  • Sabah govt urged to allow pork imports from peninsula
  • KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government has been urged to consider importing pork from Peninsular Malaysia to meet local demand and reduce dependency on other countries for supply. Read full story

  • Global survey names KLIA, LGK among world's best airports for Q2 2022
  • KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and Langkawi International Airport (LGK) have been listed as among the world’s best airports in the latest Airport Service Quality (ASQ) survey for the second quarter of 2022. Read full story

  • Putin: Western countries want to extend NATO-like system to the Asia-Pacific region
  • MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Western countries were seeking to extend a "NATO-like system" into the Asia-Pacific region. Read full story

  • Abang Johari: Sarawak expects more than RM100bil capital injection in eight years
  • KUCHING: Sarawak is expected to see more than RM100bil injection of capital into the state’s economy in the next eight years as it moves towards becoming a developed state by 2030. Read full story

  • Facebook posts about serial killer are a hoax, cops across US say. ‘Blatantly false’
  • Police departments across the United States are warning about viral Facebook posts that suggest a serial killer is on the loose. Read full story

  • Sri Lanka faces looming food crisis with stunted rice crop
  • KILINOCHCHI/COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - Nallathambi Mahendran walked through his four acres of emerald green paddy fields in northern Sri Lanka's Kilinochchi district, indicating the height the plants should have reached by now. They were several feet short. Read full story

  • Cops nab welfare group's vice chairman for slashing man's face over dispute
  • KUALA LUMPUR: The vice chairman of a welfare organisation has been arrested for allegedly slashing a man's face with a knife due to a dispute over a damaged car. Read full story

  • Cops raid scam syndicate's call centre in Jalan Klang Lama condo
  • KUALA LUMPUR: Six individuals were detained following a raid on a job scam syndicate's call centre at a condominium in Jalan Klang Lama. Read full story

  • Seremban court sentences labourer to 14-days jail for drink driving
  • SEREMBAN: A 58-year-old labourer was sentenced to serve 14 days in jail and fined RM10,000 by the Magistrate's court here for riding his motorcycle under the influence of alcohol. Read full story