• Chelsea close in on £35m Diego Costa deal

    The Blues have held meetings with the striker's camp over the past month and are near to securing an agreement to bring the Atletico Madrid star to Stamford Bridge in the summer

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    • A fetish for full body suits in Japan

      By night, she dresses in a skin-tight, all-in-one Spandex body suit that covers everything -- including her eyes -- and sits in bars, alone but liberated, she believes, from the judgement of others. "With my face covered, I cannot eat or drink like other customers," said the woman, who is in her…

      AFP News
      • ‘Shut up’, Khairy tells Zul Noordin after jibe at Karpal’s death

        PETALING JAYA, April 17 — A federal minister blasted Perkasa vice-president Zulkifli Noordin on Twitter today for celebrating Karpal Singh’s death as a major victory in the fight to implement...

        The Malay Mail Online
        • Saiful Bukhari: Karpal was a ‘great man’

          KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Veteran lawyer Karpal Singh was a “great man”, according to Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan who had endured repeated grilling by the late DAP leader in court. “My sincerest...

          The Malay Mail Online
          • Candy Crush Saga hits China with upcoming tie-in on Tencent’s WeChat

            Fasten your seatbelts and get out your toothbrushes, because an avalanche of hard candy is about to hit China. The Wall Street Journal just reported that Candy Crush Saga, the mega-hit mobile game made ...

            Tech in Asia
            • Nurul Izzah’s husband appoints relative as member of reconciliation committee

              Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar's husband, Raja Ahmad Shahrir Iskandar Raja Salim, has appointed his relative as a member of a reconciliation committee for the couple's ongoing divorce case, The Star Online reported today. According to the report, Raja Ahmad Shahrir proposed Mohd Fauzi Mustaffa…

              The Malaysian Insider54 mins ago
              • ‘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...

                The Malay Mail Online
                • Panel of inquiry for MH370

                  KUALA LUMPUR: THE cabinet has endorsed an expert panel of inquiry to be established immediately in relation to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Acting Transport Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein, who is also defence minister, said the panel would complement the three…

                  New Straits Times
                  • 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 Wednesday at the New York International Auto Show, is longer ...

                    Associated Press
                    • 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.…

                      The Malaysian Insider
                      • Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek

                        Di sini kami ingin berkongsi dengan anda tentang beberapa kesalahan ketika anda bersolek.

                        • Farewell, Tiger of Jelutong (VIDEO)

                          GEORGE TOWN, April 17 — Today, the nation woke up to the shocking news of the death of Karpal Singh. This man who has been part of Malaysia’s political landscape for so long and who has overcome...

                          The Malay Mail Online
                          • Thousands of workers strike at China shoe factory

                            Tens of thousands of workers were on strike Wednesday at a factory in southern China which makes shoes for Nike and Adidas, rights groups and a worker said.

                            AFP News
                            • Woman's Ear Reattached with Help of Leeches

                              A 19-year-old woman who lost her ear to a dog attack got it back with the help of a few leeches. While plastic surgeons are trained to reattach severed organs, these reattachments are simplest when the cut is clean and sharp — as from a kitchen knife, Dr. Stephen Sullivan, a plastic surgeon at…

                              • Kim ‘fears for Khloé romance’

                                Kim Kardashian is reportedly worried about her sister Khloé’s apparent new boyfriend.

                                Cover Media
                                • 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,…

                                  The Malaysian Insider
                                  • In tributes, DAP leaders say Karpal was ‘giant amongst men’

                                    KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Still reeling from the shock over veteran lawmaker Karpal Singh’s death, DAP leaders throughout the country recalled the “Tiger of Jelutong’s” legacy of principled...

                                    The Malay Mail Online
                                    • 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
                                      • N. Korea officials 'target London salon over Kim haircut ad'

                                        British police said Tuesday they had intervened after North Korean embassy officials reportedly told a London hairdresser to take down a discount haircuts advert featuring leader Kim Jong-Un. Mo Nabbach said two officials identifying themselves as being from the Stalinist state's mission took…

                                        AFP News
                                        • Watch Live: Scientists Explore a Mysterious Deep-Sea World

                                          This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your computer. The journey to the deep sea comes courtesy of a remotely operated vehicle and camera sled that will send back live video to the Okeanos…