World http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world.html Mon, 23 Jul 2018 19:57:30 +0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Israeli Forces Arrest 16 Palestinians In West Bank http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749091-israeli-forces-arrest-16-palestinians-in-west-bank.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749091-israeli-forces-arrest-16-palestinians-in-west-bank.html

RAMALLAH -- Israeli troops early Monday detained 16 Palestinians from various West Bank cities, according to a Palestinian source, reported Jordanian news agency Petra.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:55:15 +0800
At Least 11 Killed As Suicide Attack Hits Nigerian Mosque http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749084-at-least-11-killed-as-suicide-attack-hits-nigerian-mosque.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749084-at-least-11-killed-as-suicide-attack-hits-nigerian-mosque.html

ABUJA (Nigeria) -- At least 11 dead bodies have been evacuated following a suicide attack on a local mosque in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno early Monday, Xinhua reported, quoting local residents.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:36:04 +0800
Thai Police Seize Almost 10 Million Meth Tablets http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749070-thai-police-seize-almost-10-million-meth-tablets.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749070-thai-police-seize-almost-10-million-meth-tablets.html

BANGKOK -- A record haul of nearly 10 million methamphetamine tablets was seized Sunday in the northern outskirts of Bangkok, said a police general.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 10:43:54 +0800
Two Senior Taliban Commanders Killed In Eastern Afghanistan http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749044-two-senior-taliban-commanders-killed-in-eastern-afghanistan.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749044-two-senior-taliban-commanders-killed-in-eastern-afghanistan.html

KABUL -- Two senior Taliban commanders were killed in a well coordinated operation  by Afghan security forces in the eastern province of Kapisa, Xinhua news agency reported on Monday.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:22:58 +0800
Trump Reacts To Remarks By Iran President http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749043-trump-reacts-to-remarks-by-iran-president.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749043-trump-reacts-to-remarks-by-iran-president.html

TEHRAN -- US President Donald Trump, in a new tweet on Monday, has reacted to recent remarks by the Iranian president Hassan Rouhani who had warned Washington against taking a hostile approach towards Iran, reported Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:20:19 +0800
Thai Police Foil Major Attempt To Smuggle Drugs Into M'sia http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749040-thai-police-foil-major-attempt-to-smuggle-drugs-into-m-sia.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749040-thai-police-foil-major-attempt-to-smuggle-drugs-into-m-sia.html

Lt Gen Sommai Kongvisaisuk.

BANGKOK – A major attempt to smuggle 400 kg of "Ice" (Crystal Methaphetamine) and 77kg of Heroine worth billions of Thai Baht to Malaysia was foiled by the country's Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB).

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:09:57 +0800
Temperature Hits Record High Near Tokyo http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749036-temperature-hits-record-high-near-tokyo.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749036-temperature-hits-record-high-near-tokyo.html

TOKYO -- The temperature in Kumagaya, a city in Saitama prefecture near Tokyo, hit a record high of 41.1 degrees Celsius around 2 pm local time on Monday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), reported Xinhua.

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haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com (Haziq) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:51:00 +0800
Chilling Video Shows Toronto Gunman, In Black, Firing Shots That Killed 1 http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749030-chilling-video-shows-toronto-gunman-in-black-firing-shots-that-killed-1.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749030-chilling-video-shows-toronto-gunman-in-black-firing-shots-that-killed-1.html

Pic: Twitter

Hours after a shooting took place outside a restaurant in Toronto which left one dead and 13 injured, a short video uploaded on Twitter shows the alleged gunman opening fire.

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carolina@malaysiandigest.com (Carol) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:16:35 +0800
Record-Setting Heatwave In Japan Kills Dozens As Temps Soar To 40C http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749028-record-setting-heatwave-in-japan-kills-dozens-as-temps-soar-to-40c.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749028-record-setting-heatwave-in-japan-kills-dozens-as-temps-soar-to-40c.html

Pic: express.co.uk

With torrential rain and punishing heat, devastating weather has afflicted Japan for much of July.

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carolina@malaysiandigest.com (Carol) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:10:05 +0800
3 In China Detained For Cutting Down Endangered Yew Trees http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749027-3-in-china-detained-for-cutting-down-endangered-yew-trees.html http://www.malaysiandigest.com/world/749027-3-in-china-detained-for-cutting-down-endangered-yew-trees.html

CHENGDU -- Three people have been detained for allegedly cutting down endangered Chinese yew trees, Xinhua reported, quoting forestry police in southwest China's Sichuan Province Monday.

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haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com (Haziq) World Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:09:12 +0800