• Anwar: Karpal defended me pro bono

    BUTTERWORTH, April 18 ― The late Karpal Singh had refused to accept payment from Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim when he took on the latter’s sodomy case back in 1998. The federal opposition leader told...

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    • Told to ‘shut up’ on Twitter, Zul Noordin lashes back at Khairy

      KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — A tiff may be brewing between former Perkasa vice president Datuk Zulkifli Noordin and Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin on Twitter. Told unequivocally by the minister...

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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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            • 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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              • 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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                • 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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                  • Families of MH370 passengers reveal unanswered questions’ list on social media, says CNN

                    Families of passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 yesterday released a list of questions that they said authorities have so far left unanswered, as the search enters into day 41 without any sign of wreckage from the aircraft. CNN reported that the 26 questions focus on technical…

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                    • Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek

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

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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

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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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                          • 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…

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                            • Soldiers injured as ceiling collapses during defence exhibition at PWTC

                              KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Two soldiers suffered minor injuries after the ceiling at one section of the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) collapsed today, on the last day of the 14th Defence Services...

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                              • 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…

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                                • Chelsea Clinton expecting first child

                                  WASHINGTON (AP) — For the Clintons, 2014 is the year of the baby.

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                                  • 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...

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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…

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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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                                        • Cristiano Ronaldo consoles Lionel Messi after the Copa del Rey final

                                          Hey bud. You OK? I'm sorry you lost, but, you know, someone had to. And I'm glad it wasn't us. So that's...a...tough one.

                                          Dirty Tackle