World record | Japanese woman honored by Guinness as oldest person at 116

A 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello was honored Saturday as the world’s oldest living person by Guinness World Records. The

Elections | India announces poll dates as Modi fights to retain power

India will hold elections from April 11 to May 19 to decide whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi wins a second term as leader of the world’s

Aviation tragedy | No survivors on crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight: state TV

An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from Ethiopia’s capital yesterday, killing all 157 people thought to be on board, the airline and state broadcaster

UK official says EU playing games over Brexit

With tensions escalating, Britain’s House of Commons leader said Saturday that European Union officials need to take seriously British proposals for ending the Brexit impasse before

Offbeat | California man learns he’s dying from doctor on robot video

Ernest Quintana’s family knew he was dying of chronic lung disease when he was taken by ambulance to a hospital, unable to breathe. But they were

This Day in History | 1985 – Gorbachev becomes Soviet leader

There is a new man in charge at the Kremlin - Mikhail Gorbachev has taken over following the death of Konstantin Chernenko. Chernenko, 73, died yesterday after

Football – EPL | Man City beats Watford; Tottenham loses again

Raheem Sterling’s second- half hat trick helped Manchester City build a four-point lead atop the English Premier League this weekend. Tottenham’s second-half collapse put Spurs in

Rugby – Six Nations | Wales survives Scotland to set up Grand Slam shot

Scotland on form offered to be merely a pothole in Wales’ drive to Six Nations glory. The thing about potholes though, is they can be

Boxing | Golovkin to return in June after signing deal with DAZN

Gennady Golovkin will return to the ring in June after signing a multiyear deal last week with DAZN, which gives him the possibility of a third

World briefs

CHINA is defending its often-criticized rule in Tibet 60 years after the Dalai Lama fled into exile amid an abortive uprising against Chinese control, saying those who question

The Buzz | Mixed blessing for cycling from Pope Francis

Pope Francis has praised cycling for the value it places on discipline, selflessness and courage but warned that the sport can become tainted by doping, dishonesty and corruption.

Welcome to the family | Sabrina Ho reveals Harvard student fiancée

The eldest daughter of casino tycoon Stanley Ho’s fourth consort has announced her engagement to a 21-year-old Harvard student from the northern Chinese city of Harbin.

Hundreds of Catholic devotees take part in procession

Several hundred Catholic devotees took part in a solemn procession yesterday that commenced from the Cathedral and finished at St. Augustine’s Church. The two-day novena started

Tax Matters | Stamp duty refund – The case of the promissory agreements for real estate transactions

Let us imagine the following scenario: an individual is interested in purchasing an apartment for sale in Macau. The real estate agency prepares the promissory agreement for the

Monday, March 11, 2019 – edition no. 3245

* Study | Officials inflate growth with promotion in mind * Lawmakers lead call for policy change * The biggest competition * Sabrina Ho invites outsider into the family       DOWNLOAD

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