Johnny Depp and Amber Heard settle defamation claims

Actor Johnny Depp arrives at the Fairfax County Courthouse in May 2022. Photo / Getty Images Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have finally settled their defamation claims against each other, ending their years-long battle in the courts. The warring former couple agreed to end their legal feud, with Heard’s insurance company paying Depp US$1 million … Read more

Rugby: New Zealand leg of Sevens World Series to be scrapped after 23 years

Black Ferns Sevens perform the haka. Photo / Photosport The final whistle is about to be blown on the New Zealand leg of the Sevens World Series, ending a run stretching back 23 years. The Herald can reveal that January 21-22′s leg in Hamilton — the post-Covid return of the local round for the first … Read more

Malaysia election live: Mahathir loses seat, likely ending political career

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysians cast their ballots Saturday in a watershed election, with multiple parties running neck and neck amid global economic headwinds. Nearly 1,000 candidates — the oldest being 97-year-old former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad — are battling for 221 parliamentary seats. The latest surveys showed none of the three major camps on track … Read more