• Convicting Anwar quickly was done in public interest, says Court of Appeal

    In convicting Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last month, the Court of Appeal said it was in the public interest that criminal appeals be dealt with by as swiftly as possible. In the joint judgment by a three-man bench led by Datuk Balia Yusof Wahi, it said delays brought the administration of…

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    • Kit Siang drapes comrade’s casket with DAP flag

      It was a sombre, moving scene at the home of Karpal Singh this afternoon as veteran DAP leader Lim Kit Siang draped the party flag over the casket of  his “brother-in-arms” in honour of the former chairman’s 44-year crusade for the opposition party. Kit Siang, who brought along an old record book…

      The Malaysian Insider
      • 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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          • 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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                • Ivanka Trump's Post-Baby Body!

                  In today's Healthy Hollywood feature: Talk about a boardroom ready body! Just four months after giving birth to her second child, Ivanka Trump looks va-va-voom sensational. She flaunts her buffed body in skinny jean and a belly-baring top on the cover May's Shape magazine. This busy lady juggles…

                  Access Hollywood
                  • 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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                    • 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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                          • 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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                            • 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…

                              LiveScience.com
                              • 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

                                Goal.com
                                • Suspected militant, son killed in Thailand's south

                                  HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — A suspected insurgent and his 6-year-old son were shot dead in Thailand's violence-plagued south, police said Friday.

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                                  • William and Kate hit the beach on Sydney visit

                                    Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate got to grips with Australia's beach and bush lifestyles on Friday, watching a life-saving display and a sheep-shearing demonstration as part of their tour Down Under with baby son George. The young royals have received a warm welcome in Sydney, the first…

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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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                                      • 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.

                                        Associated Press
                                        • Sub dives deeper in hunt for missing MH370

                                          With no results to show since the Boeing 777 carrying 239 people disappeared on March 8, Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott has set a one-week deadline to locate the plane which is believed to have crashed in a remote area of the Indian Ocean west of Perth. Searchers have extended the hunt…

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