• Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

    Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Tuesday at the New York Auto Show, is longer and wider, ...

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    • ‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist statues against Islam, ex-judge says

      KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — The “huge” statues at a Hindu temple in Batu Caves and Buddhist temple in Penang are an affront to Islam as the religion forbids idolatry, a retired Court of Appeals judge...

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      • Wreck hunter confident MH370 crash site found, says Aussie paper

        A wreck hunter is confident that the search teams had pinpointed the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and believes that the black boxes will be located soon, the Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) reports. David Mearns, director of Blue Water Recoveries told the ABC's 7.30 programme yesterday,…

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        • Police cadet delivers baby in toilet while under training

          A police trainee who was undergoing training at the police training centre (PULAPOL) delivered a baby girl in a toilet at a hospital yesterday, three months after she was tested negative for pregnancy. A source said the trainee, delivered her baby in a toilet of the Kuala Lumpur Hospital at 11am.…

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          • Borderless vehicle registration system from May 1 – Bernama

            The borderless vehicle registration system is expected to be implemented throughout the country beginning May 1, said Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi. He said that under the system, vehicle suppliers could obtain the registration number for the state required without having to go to…

            The Malaysian Insider
            • Anwar raps Najib for distorting ‘solving MH370 in a second’ remark

              PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today criticised the Prime Minister for manipulating his statement of solving the MH370 crisis in a second. Anwar (pic, right) said Datuk Seri Najib Razak was swift in retorting his statement but did not display such agility in handling the MH370 crisis.…

              The Malaysian Insider
              • Mahathir wants Causeway replaced with ‘Friendship Bridge’ to Singapore – Bernama

                Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic) today suggested the removal of the Johor Causeway in order to build the Friendship Bridge proposed by the government.    He said the Johor Causeway causes various problems, mainly involving environmental issues and traffic congestion, in Johor…

                The Malaysian Insider
                • Walker's brothers to help finish 'Fast & Furious'

                  NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Walker's brothers are stepping to help finish filming on "Fast & Furious 7," the film Walker was in the midst of making when he died in November.

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                  • BN says bid to back Jais in Malay bible row blocked by Hannah Yeoh

                    SHAH ALAM, April 16 — Selangor Barisan Nasional (BN) had tried to push for the state legislative body’s backing of the seizure of over 300 copies of Malay language bibles by the Islamic religious...

                    The Malay Mail Online
                    • My wife is entitled to personal assistant, says Selangor MB

                      Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim (pic) says his wife, Puan Sri Salbiah Tunut, is entitled to a personal assistant in her capacity as the head of the Selangor Women's Welfare and Charity Organisation. The Selangor menteri besar said the cost of the personal assistant was borne by Menteri Besar…

                      The Malaysian Insider
                      • ‘All the best’, Selangor MB tells Bible society at exit

                        SHAH ALAM, April 15 — Selangor Mentri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim said today he wished the Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) well on its decision to move its headquarters out to Kuala Lumpur to...

                        The Malay Mail Online
                        • 5 Ways to Run Out of Money in Retirement

                          Retirement is a balancing act. So what throws people off balance in retirement? If you approach retirement income this way, you can get yourself in trouble. Your retirement income gas gauge isn't only there to tell you when to slow down -- it can also tell you when there is room to step on the gas.

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                          • Sea Dragon and other probes that can go deeper may take over if mini-sub fails, says CNN

                            The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is nearing the end of its 40th day without any significant development and CNN aviation consultant Mary Schiavo said underwater probes which can go deeper may be deployed if current efforts using a high-tech mini-submarine fails. The mini-submarine or…

                            The Malaysian Insider
                            • Do we have enough sensible Malays? Zaid says unable to answer a definite ‘yes’

                              KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Datuk Zaid Ibrahim lamented today the lack of empathy among fellow Malay-Muslims towards non-Muslims caught in inter-religious child custody tussles. The former de facto...

                              The Malay Mail Online
                              • If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

                                BEIJING (AP) — Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, some lawyers have claimed they can get several millions of dollars in damages for each lost passenger by taking the cases to the United States. But past lawsuits show U.S. federal courts are more likely to throw such cases out if the…

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                                • Review contracts awarded to Syed Mokhtar, PAS tells Putrajaya

                                  Putrajaya should review the contracts awarded to tycoon Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Albukhary following the closure of the Albukhary International University (AIU) in Kedah, PAS information chief Datuk Mahfuz Omar (pic) said. "The closure of the university is not in accordance with the Private…

                                  The Malaysian Insider
                                  • Co-pilot’s phone made contact with Penang telecoms tower, but no phone call, says US official

                                    A US official said the mobile phone of missing flight MH370's co-pilot had been switched on and made contact with a telecommunications tower in Penang, but there was nothing to show a call was made, CNN reported. This followed investigators checking millions of mobile phone records for evidence of…

                                    The Malaysian Insider
                                    • Rafizi promises to expose government-grant scandal

                                      PETALING JAYA, April 15 ― PKR’s Rafizi Ramli claimed today that he is ready to expose wrongdoings which led to government grants worth RM1.15 billion being abused to enrich yet-to-be-named ...

                                      The Malay Mail Online
                                      • The World's 9 Most Affordable Places to Retire

                                        All things considered, Nha Trang, Vietnam, has one of the lowest costs of living of any city in Southeast Asia or the world.

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                                        • UFC's Tim Kennedy - 'I will never break.'

                                          Tim Kennedy is confident that he can take out Michael Bisping tonight in their UFC main event bout.

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