2019

FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks about his gun policy agenda in Aurora, Colorado, U.S. December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo (Reuters) – Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg contributed more than $200 million of his own money to his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination as of the end of
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Oleh Nio James KOTA KINABALU: Jabatan Pendidikan Negeri (JPN) Sabah telah mencapai banyak kejayaan sepanjang tahun lalu merangkumi pendidikan, sukan, tarian dan inovasi. Menteri Pendidikan dan Inovasi, Datuk Dr Yusof Yacob berkata, JPN Sabah telah berjaya meningkatkan prestasi pencapaian dalam peperiksaan UPSR pada 2019. Beliau berkata, tahun lepas seramai 43,196 calon telah menduduki peperiksaan UPSR
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PHNOM PENH (Phnom Post/ANN): Cambodia exported some 202,318 tonnes of cashew nuts last year to foreign markets, up nearly 100 per cent from 2018’s 101,973 tonnes, a Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries report said. Khan Samban, director of the ministry’s Department of Agro-Industry, told The Post that the strong growth in exports is due
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FILE PHOTO: South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Senator Elizabeth Warren debate campaign contributions from wealthy donors during the sixth 2020 U.S. Democratic presidential candidates campaign debate at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California, U.S., December 19, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) – Grassroots donors gave about $1 billion to Democratic candidates and progressive
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(Reuters) – The number of women behind the camera on Hollywood movies jumped to record levels in 2019, with 12 directing top-grossing films including “Frozen II,” “Captain Marvel” and “Hustlers,” two studies showed on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Director Greta Gerwig poses at the premiere of the film “Little Women” (“Les Filles du Docteur March”) at
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Tiger Woods finished 2019 at No. 6 in the official world golf rankings, his highest year-end ranking since completing 2013 at No. 1. FILE PHOTO: Tiger Woods tees off the 9th hole during the final round of the Zozo Championship, a PGA Tour event, at Narashino Country Club in Inzai, Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain, the birthplace of coal power, produced more electricity from zero-carbon sources such as wind, solar and nuclear than from fossil fuel plants for the first time in 2019, National Grid said on Wednesday. Having built the world’s first coal-fired power plant in the 1880s, coal became Britain’s dominant electricity source and
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FILE PHOTO: Actors Jennifer Anniston and Adam Sandler arrive at the premiere for the film “Murder Mystery” in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 10, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni NEW YORK (Reuters) – Netflix Inc’s original film “Murder Mystery,” starring Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler, topped a list of the streaming service’s most popular releases of 2019
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TEL AVIV (Reuters) – The total value of exits for Israeli technology startups in 2019 jumped by 102% to $9.9 billion, according to a report released on Tuesday by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The exits – acquisitions and initial public offerings – do not include follow-on transactions for companies that were previously acquired or already public such as
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LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth will stress the value of harmony and reconciliation in her Christmas message this year, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday, after a “quite bumpy” year for her own family and for Britain as it struggled with Brexit. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth poses, after recording her annual Christmas Day message in Windsor Castle,
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FILE PHOTO: Employees work at the production line of aluminium rolls at a factory in Zouping, Shandong province, China November 23, 2019. Picture taken November 23, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s industrial output is expected to grow around 5.6% in 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said on Monday. Industrial production rose
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PENGHARGAAN….Shafie menerima cenderakenangan daripada Peter Oleh: Nio James KIMANIS: Lebih 2,000 orang pengunjung menghadiri Majlis Kesyukuran dan Sambutan Hari Krismas Peringkat Kimanis 2019 anjuran KDM Malaysia, bertempat di Kampung Kelatuan, Papar pada Sabtu. Majlis itu dirasmikan oleh Ketua Menteri Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd. Shafie Haji Apdal. Ketibaan Shafie  disambut oleh Menteri Pembangunan Infrastruktur, yang
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(Reuters) – The relentless pace of American shootings did not slow in 2019. But amid the harrowing scenes, heroes also emerged. FILE PHOTO: Police department robots hold up a banner outside the memorial service of the shooting victim Kendrick Castillo of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, U.S., May
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KUALA LUMPUR: His Majesty Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has dedicated to his late father Almarhum Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah the prestigious 2019 Diamond of Asia award. The award was bestowed to him by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), in recognition of His Majesty’s contributions spanning
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Rakam Sijim (bersongkok) bersama Pengetua Jaya Silar (berdiri 4 dari kanan), Pengerusi PIBG Michael Kadum (berdiri 5 dari kanan) dan Cikgu Ernest (berdiri 3 dari kiri) bergambar bersama para pelajar team projek. KOTA KINABALU: Pelajar Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Tamparuli pulang ke Sabah dengan penuh kebanggaan setelah dinobatkan sebagai johan Pertandingan SHELL Selamat Sampai School
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Rakam Sijim (bertopi putih) bersama para pemenang larian dan cabutan bertuah. Oleh: Nio James TUARAN: Sabah Agro Run 2019 “Go Green Go Health” merupakan salah satu kaedah untuk mendekatkan kembali masyarakat dengan akriviti pertanian. Setiausaha Politik Menteri Pertanian dan Industri Makanan Sabah Rakam Sijim berkata, larian itu adalah selari dengan hasrat kementeria yang giat mempromosi
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah graced the Malaysia Fair 2019 in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday (Nov 2). According to the statement issued by Istana Negara, the three-day fair, which ends on Monday (Nov 4), is currently being held at Shinjuku Chuo Park located next to the Tokyo Metropolitan
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Shafie (tengah) merasmikan Karnival Pekerjaan EIS PERKESO Negeri Sabah 2019 di Suria Sabah shopping Mall Oleh: Nio James KOTA KINABALU: Lebih 3,000 kekosongan jawatan ditawarkan dengan melibatkan 24 majikan sempena Karnival Pekerjaan EIS PERKESO Negeri Sabah 2019. Karnival sehari itu dirasmikan oleh Ketua Menteri Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd Shafie Haji Apdal, bertempat di Suria
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(Seated from left) Ahmad Yusoff, Joseph Soong, Wan Mohd Fazeli; (Standing from left) Ang Lian Hook, James Leong, Iris Wan  SANDAKAN: More than 50 sailors from throughout Sabah will be converging in Sandakan for the final event in Sabah Sailing Association’s annual sailing calendar from Nov 22 to 24. Sandakan Regatta/ Sandakan River Race/ Sabah
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Rukimin Sulit (duduk empat kiri) bersama Ajk selepas mesyuarat akhir pengelolaan kelmarin TELUPID: SMK Telupid sudah bersedia untuk mengelolakan Jambori Berbasikal Mountain Bike (MTB) Persatuan Sukan, Kebudayaan Perkhidmatan Pendidikan (PSKPPS) Peringkat Negeri Sabah 2019. Acara tersebut bakal berlangsung di daerah Telupid pada 26 Oktober ini, demikian dinyatakan oleh Rukimin Sulit yang juga Pengetua SMK Telupid
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