Good start but long way to go, experts say ahead of sugar tax

The Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy says one practical approach would be to reformulate at least half of all soft drinks to ensure lower sugar content. PETALING JAYA: A think tank warns that it will be difficult to change the eating habits of Malaysians, as Putrajaya prepares to impose an excise tax of […]

At least 30 Venezuelan migrants missing after boat sinks

The quiet island of Curacao lies near the coast of Venezuela but seems a world away from that country’s violence and poverty. (AFP pic) CARACAS: At least 30 Venezuelan migrants are missing after the speedboat they were traveling in sank on its way to Curacao, an opposition lawmaker said on Tuesday. The vessel left from […]

Who is Haziq Aziz?

The spotlight falls on this 27-year-old aide to a deputy minister after his confession about a sex video.