• In death, Karpal to revisit milestones of his life

    GEORGE TOWN, April 18 — Mourners will retrace Karpal Singh’s footsteps through the state capital for his final send-off this Sunday, walking the same path taken by the “Tiger of Jelutong” during...

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    • Zulkifli shoots back at Khairy in Twitter row

      Former Perkasa vice-president Zulkifli Noordin continued his Twitter row with Khairy Jamaluddin today, taking a swipe at him with a belittling tweet and telling him not to be a knee-jerk politician. Khairy, the Youth and Sports Minister, had told Zulkifli yesterday to 'shut up' after the latter had…

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      • Karpal’s car crashed into lorry, not the other way around, says Perak police

        Initial investigations have revealed that Karpal Singh’s Toyota Alphard crashed into a five-ton lorry in the accident yesterday that claimed his life and that of his assistant, Perak police said today. State police chief Datuk Acryl Sani Abdullah Sani also dismissed rumours and speculation that the…

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        • Court rejects evidence of defence experts in sodomy trial

          The criticism by two foreign defence experts on the evidence of two Malaysian chemists has no evidential value to create doubt in the prosecution's case, the Court of Appeal which set aside Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's acquittal on his sodomy charge said. In a joint written judgment, the judges said…

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          • After ‘stomach problems’, Selangor assembly axes caterer

            SHAH ALAM, April 18 ― The caterer for the Selangor State Legislative Assembly has lost its service contract after several individuals, including Speaker Hannah Yeoh, suffered mild food poisoning...

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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…

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              • 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…

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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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                  • After Sarawak ejection, PKR’s Tian Chua now booted from Sabah

                    KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — PKR’s Chua Tian Chang was deported from the Kota Kinabalu airport in Sabah today, less than a month after the opposition lawmaker was denied entry into Sarawak. Chua,...

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                    • Heartbreaking texts from students on sinking S. Korea ferry

                      Heart-wrenching messages of fear, love and despair, sent by high school students from a sinking South Korean ferry, added extra emotional weight Thursday to a tragedy that has stunned the nation. Nearly 300 people -- most of them students on a high school trip to a holiday island -- are still…

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                      • False MH370 leads prompt hope, theories from families and experts, says WSJ

                        In the search for debris from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, numerous findings of wooden pallets, nets and floating garbage are keeping grieving families clinging on to the hope that those on board may still be alive, and prompting theories from aviation and ocean experts about the plane's final…

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                        • Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek

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

                          • Arsenal to make shock move for Manchester United defender Smalling

                            Arsene Wenger first attempted to buy the England international before he joined the Red Devils from Fulham and the Gunners are willing to pay up to £12 million this summer

                            • 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…

                              • Rescuers rush to reach hundreds in SKorean ferry

                                MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.

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                                • 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 ...

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                                  • Kelantan should rethink hudud plan, says Dr Mahathir – Bernama

                                    The Kelantan government should rethink its plan to implement hudud in the state, as the basic principle that must be emphasised is justice, said former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic). He said this was because the Kelantan government was seen as stressing more on the forms of…

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                                    • Aguilera: Baby loves NY!

                                      Christina Aguilera gushes over her unborn child.

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                                      • Johor quarantines 64 villagers after first MERS death, says report

                                        Malaysia has quarantined 64 people in a southern village after one of its residents become the country's first person to die of a respiratory illness that is spreading from the Middle East, local media reported today. At least 71 people have died from the so-called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome,…

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                                        • 6 reasons your credit card application was rejected

                                          Having a credit card can be handy when you need to go cashless or even as an emergency method of payment when cash on hand isn't enough. While many claim that it's easy to get a credit card here in … Continue reading