2020

KUALA LUMPUR: The Communications and Multimedia Ministry received 10,406 complaints concerning online harassments between 2016 and September 2020. According to the Ministry, the complaints included cases of cyber-bullying, sexual harassment, threats and the abuse of personal details to defame an individual. During the same period, 796 cases on the abuse of social media were investigated
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is dedicating a song titled “Statistics Bloom in Harmony” to the world in conjunction with World Statistics Day 2020. “The global statistical community is welcome to play the song at any national or international events,” said Department of Statistics Malaysia’s chief statistician Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin (pic). He said in
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday that global current account imbalances narrowed in 2019 as trade slowed, and the coronavirus could narrow them further in 2020, but some vulnerable emerging market economies are facing major investment outflows. The IMF’s annual report on currencies, the External Sector Report, showed that continued weakness
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KOTA KINABALU: Kadazan Dusun Murut (KDM) Malaysia dengan kerjasama Persatuan BOla Sepak Sabah (SAFA) bakal menganjurkan kejohanan bola sepak Piala Borneo KDM Malaysia 2020 yang dijangka berlangsung selewat-lewatnya pada Oktober depan. Presiden SAFA, Datuk Peter Anthony, berkata kejohanan berkenaan adalah kesinambungan kepada Liga KDM Malaysia yang telah diadakan sejak dua tahun lalu serta Piala Borneo
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In a withering behind-the-scenes portrayal, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser John Bolton accused him of sweeping misdeeds that included explicitly seeking Chinese President Xi Jinping’s help to win re-election. Bolton, a longtime foreign policy hawk who Trump fired in September over policy differences, also said that the U.S. president had
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FILE PHOTO: Rob Manfred, commissioner of Major League Baseball, takes part in the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit in New York, U.S., February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo (Reuters) – Major League Baseball (MLB) Commissioner Rob Manfred said on Wednesday he met with the head of the MLB Players Association this week and they put
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(Reuters) – Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has emerged as the bookmakers’ joint-favourite to win Britain’s sports personality of the year award after his successful campaign for school food vouchers to be provided over the summer holidays. British ministers originally said that school food vouchers would not be available over the long holiday, prompting the
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 board member Haruyuki Takahashi has said a further delay to the already-postponed Olympics should be considered instead of canceling the event if the COVID-19 pandemic does not improve, Japanese daily Nikkan Sports reported on Tuesday. The Japanese government and the International Olympic Committee made the unprecedented decision in March to
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KOTA KINABALU: Peserta Lahad Datu, Gillian Henry dinobatkan sebagai juara Unduk Ngadau Kaamatan Online UPKO 2020 yang disiarkan secara langsung menerusi Facebook Page UPKO Malaysia, malam tadi. Tempat kedua dan ketiga pula masing-masing dimenangani peserta Karambunai, Marschella Pezol dan Debbie Christa dari Kota Belud. Peserta dari Tambunan, Arcyca Alex pula dipilih sebagai pemenang tempat keempat
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FILE PHOTO: Concertgoers use their mobile phones during Eminem’s performance at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California, U.S., April 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni /File Photo LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Organizers of the Coachella music festival confirmed on Thursday that the event would no longer take place this year because of the
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KOTA KINABALU: Gretchene Quirina Salipa daripada Inanam muncul juara pertandingan menyanyi Rombituon Kaamatan Online UPKO 2020 yang berlangsung, baru-baru ini. Pertandingan yang buat pertama kalinya diadakan secara atas talian berikutan penularan wabak Covid-19 itu turut menyaksikan naib juara disandang oleh peserta daripada Penampang Chrispine Joseph manakala tempat ketiga dimenangi Ellys Emith daripada Telupid. Dengan kemenangan
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KOTA KINABALU: Ahli seumur hidup KDCA, Datuk Johnny Mositun mempersoalkan keputusan jawatankuasa penganjur Pesta Kaamatan negeri mengadakan pertandingan akhir Unduk Ngadau Kaamatan di Hongkod Koisaan, KDCA pada 31 Mei nanti. Beliau berkata, walaupun jawatankuasa yang diketuai Datuk Peter Anthony itu menjelaskan pertandingan akhir itu nanti akan mematuhi prosedur operasi standard (SOP) termasuk megehadkan kehadiran tidak
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HOUSTON (Reuters) – U.S. forecasters expect an above-normal 13-19 named storms during the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: A view of Hurricane Florence is shown churning in the Atlantic Ocean in a west, north-westerly direction heading for the eastern coastline of
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(Reuters) – Joe Biden’s U.S. presidential campaign and his Democratic Party allies have gone on an all-out offensive against President Donald Trump’s coronavirus response, betting it will be a winning issue with American voters in November. FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the 11th Democratic candidates debate
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Wide receivers and Southeastern Conference talent dominated the second day of the 2020 NFL Draft on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Oct 13, 2019; London, United Kingdom; General overall view of the NFL shield logo at midfield during an NFL International Series game between the Carolina Panthers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Mandatory
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Teams continued to dip into the 2020 NFL Draft’s deep receiver class on Friday, with the Cincinnati Bengals kicking off the run at the top of Round 2 by grabbing Clemson wideout Tee Higgins. FILE PHOTO: Oct 13, 2019; London, United Kingdom; General overall view of the NFL shield logo at midfield during an NFL
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