Facebook Twitter Google Plus Vimeo Youtube Feed Feedburner

Archive for January 1st, 2013

January 1, 2013
Djokovic hits a return during the mixed doubles match at the Hopman Cup tennis tournament in Perth

PERTH: Defending Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic suffered a bizarre injury scare after a faultless straight-sets victory over Italian Andreas... More ››

January 1, 2013
Manchester City's Dzeko celebrates scoring a goal against Norwich City during their English Premier League soccer match in Norwich

LONDON: Champions Manchester City go into 2013 facing a daunting seven-point deficit on Premier League leaders Manchester United and... More ››

January 1, 2013
Chelsea's Lampard reacts after their English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Goodison Park in Liverpool

LONDON: Frank Lampard’s goals have ensured he will always have a fond place in Chelsea fans’ hearts but with... More ››

January 1, 2013
maria-sharapova

BRISBANE: Maria Sharapova said 2012 had been the most memorable year of her career after her victory at the... More ››

January 1, 2013
Everton's Coleman challenges Liverpool's Sterling during their English Premier League soccer match at Goodison Park in Liverpool

LONDON: Everton defender Seamus Coleman has signed a new five-and-a-half year contract, the Premier League club said on Monday.... More ››

January 1, 2013
Sunderland+v+Queens+Park+Rangers+-+Premier+League

LONDON: Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp is confident his side will escape relegation despite a 3-0 defeat to... More ››

January 1, 2013
download (10)

NEW DELHI: One of hundreds of attacks reported in New Delhi each year, the gang rape and murder of... More ››

January 1, 2013
The U.S. Consulate in Benghazi is seen in flames during a protest

WASHINGTON: The State Department made a “grievous mistake” in keeping the US mission in Benghazi open despite inadequate security... More ››

January 1, 2013
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un delivers a New Year address in Pyongyang

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un called for an end to confrontation between the two Koreas, technically still at... More ››

January 1, 2013
A general view shows Aleppo's historical citadel controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad

AMMAN: Elite Syrian government troops backed by tanks battled yesterday to recapture a strategic Damascus suburb from rebels who... More ››

January 1, 2013
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about negotiations with Capitol Hill while in Washington

WASHINGTON: The United States was headed over the “fiscal cliff” – at least temporarily – at midnight yesterday as... More ››

January 1, 2013
Revelers stand in Times Square ahead of New Year celebrations in New York

CHICAGO: Many Americans seem to be in a sour mood as 2013 begins, after Hurricane Sandy ravaged parts of... More ››

January 1, 2013
M23 rebel fighters sit on a truck as they withdraw near the town of Sake

NEW YORK: A UN Security Council sanctions committee yesterday blacklisted two rebel groups that have been responsible for war... More ››

January 1, 2013
download-1-300x172

WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives is expected to split a US60.4 billion Superstorm Sandy disaster aid bill into... More ››

January 1, 2013
2013-01-01T033807Z_1_CBRE9000A3Q00_RTROPTP_2_CNEWS-US-AFGHANISTAN-RECONCILIATION

KABUL: One of Afghanistan’s top peace negotiators said he was cautiously optimistic about prospects for reconciliation with the Taliban... More ››

January 1, 2013
Kelvin-Gems--Swarovski-Solitaire-Collection

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton suffered a blood clot in a vein between her brain and skull... More ››

| January 1, 2013
r sanjeevan_mywatch

MyWatch chairman R Sri Sanjeevan received a threatening call from an unknown person yesterday. More ››

January 1, 2013
COMMENT
MALAYSIA-ECONOMY-STOCKS

The recession is dead and the “great reflation” is about to begin, writes London's Clem Chambers. More ››

| January 1, 2013
COMMENT
pharmacy_medicines_file pix

Spending on sickness is not discretionary and there’s no place for horse-trading here. More ››

| January 1, 2013
COMMENT
rakyat-malaysia

We cannot dismiss what has happened during and before 2012 and just hope that 2013 will bring a change... More ››

January 1, 2013

FMT LETTER: From Dominic Gerard Joseph, via e-mail There are times when I’m trying to make sense of what... More ››

January 1, 2013

FMT LETTER: M Manoharan, via e-mail My one and only New Year Wish is for Pakatan Rakyat to form... More ››