Malaysia's king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister

Palace announcement trumps Mahathir Mohamad’s bid to return to power after his resignation amid political crisis. Malaysia’s king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister Qatar has become the latest Middle Eastern country to report its first case of coronavirus.

Does the pope have coronavirus?

He has missed a planned Mass with clergy in Rome. Pope Francis falls ill day after supporting people with coronavirus Pope Francis has missed a planned Mass with clergy in Rome due to an unspecified illness.

Profumo scandal evidence still secret in 'cover-up'

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cabinet minister John Profumo was forced to resign after he lied to Parliament A former member of a government advisory panel on historical records says he has “never experienced such a concerted effort to withhold papers” as happened with the still secret files of the Denning inquiry into the Profumo scandal.

Lyons: Let’s get our act together

We need to get our act together. That was the rallying call to calypso practitioners and administrators from newly-­crowned National Calypso Monarch Terri Lyons.

February 20 is National Love Your Pet Day

(WSIL) – You love them all year long, but there’s a special day set aside each year to show your pets how much you care. February 20 is National Love Your Pet Day.