• MCA veterans openly call for Najib’s ouster

    Two veteran MCA members today piled on pressure for Datuk Seri Najib Razak to step down, telling the party's seven Chinese MPs to consider whether it is still tenable to support the prime minister. Tan Foong Luen, a Negri Sembilan MCA leader who heads the party's Seremban division legal bureau, said MCA's lawmakers, including the three...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • McDonald's will launch all day breakfast on Oct. 6

    If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting Oct. 6. Items ...

    Associated Press
  • We did our best, but it’s really your job to clean up city streets, Bersih 2.0 chief tells DBKL

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 1 — Warned that she will be billed RM65,000 for the mess in the aftermath of the mammoth Bersih 4 rally last weekend, organiser Maria Chin Abdullah said today that cleaning the...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Man City flex muscles as English clubs break spending record

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - There was the usual frenzy of last-minute deals as the Premier League brought the curtain down on another bumper European transfer window in which Manchester City again flexed their financial muscle as the continent's top spenders. With Europe's other major countries closing for transfer business on Monday, the English top flight hogged the limelight for an extra day, with City's rivals Manchester United completing the biggest and most eyebrow-raising late deal. The capture of Anthony Martial from Monaco for 36 million pounds ($55.12 million), labelled a panic-buy by sections of the British media, ensured Premier League clubs racked up a record spend of more than 860 million pounds.

    Reuters
  • As police summon Bersih 4 organisers, one Umno minister sees action as unnecessary

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 2 ― Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz may be a lone voice in the Cabinet today. While the police have summoned the organisers of last weekend’s massive Bersih 4 demonstration of civil...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • #1 Reason Not To Buy A New Computer

    Find out the real reason behind slow computers!

  • Filipino band UP DHARMA DOWN reacts to Singapore’s LETICIA BONGNINO

    Recently, the Singapore Tourism Board engaged a popular indie Filipino band, Up Dharma Down to travel to Singapore to search for inspiration for their latest single, “All the Good Things”. The result is this spiffy music video featuring Singapore’s cityscape: The song has attracted much hype online, both in the Philippines and in Singapore. Beyond

    Alvinology.com
  • US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

    Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after an economic report out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated. ...

    Associated Press
  • 16-year-old teenager claims she was molested by her father

    KUCHING: For the past three years, a 16-year-old teenager has been suppressing her fear and agony of being repeatedly molested by her father at their house in Bandar Baru Semariang near here.The school drop-out was forced to keep her misery to herself after she was threatened by her father from exposing his wrongdoings to her mother.The only person in the house who knows about her bereavement was her younger sister, 14, who is sleeping in the same bedroom with her, where the incident would usually take place. ...

    New Straits Times
  • MB denies Johor Sultan discredited govt

    NUSAJAYA: Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin today denied that the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, had issued a statement disparaging the UMNO-led government as reported in the social media. Sultan Ibrahim had never written or spoken thus as reported in the social media, he said, adding that spreading such news was malicious. “I was instructed by Tuanku Sultan to strongly dismiss the statement being circulated.

    New Straits Times
  • Crab in da Bag: Singapore Seafood Restaurant Review

     Not just a seafood dinner – An experience “Ahoy! Welcome Aboard!” is the standard greeting shouted at each patron who innocently walks through the door at Crab in da Bag. While it can be a little alarming, the staff is setting the tone for the night – a nautical-themed, seafood feast. Get ready to get your fingers dirty and work The post Crab in da Bag: Singapore Seafood Restaurant Review appeared first on SETHLUI.com.

    Seth Lui
  • Fix those cracked windows before someone gets hurt, commuters tell KTMB

    PETALING JAYA, Sept 2 — Shattered glass window panels on trains plying Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad’s (KTMB) Batu Caves-Port Klang and Rawang-Seremban lines pose a danger to commuters. Ahmad...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Zahid’s daughter defends remark calling Bersih ‘stupid action’

    The deputy prime minister's daughter, Nurulhidayah Ahmad Zahid, today defended her earlier criticism against those who attended the Bersih 4 rally, saying that as a Malaysian citizen, she, too, has the right to speak out. In a series of posts on her Instagram account, Nurulhidayah hit out at her detractors, who had slammed her for calling...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • West Brom's Berahino angry as dream move joins failed deals

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino has suggested he will never play for the club again after failing to secure a last-minute transfer to Tottenham Hotspur as several players did not get the moves they wanted on a frenetic deadline day. England under-21 striker Berahino was the subject of four failed bids from the London club and reacted angrily on Twitter, saying he would not play for the Midlands outfit again under chairman Jeremy Peace. "Sad how I can't say exactly how the club has treated me, but I can officially say I will never play (for) Jeremy Peace," he said.

    Reuters
  • Taylor Swift's 'Wildest Dreams'

    Taylor Swift had a massive night on Sunday!

    Access Hollywood
  • SMRT Ltd (Feedback) And The Great Teh Tarik Expose

    This article originally appeared on Vulcan Post. We’ve all grown familiar — and familial — with Ahmad, Lup Cheong, Muthu and Pereira, as well as their regular lepak place — the SMRT Ltd (Feedback) page. It was all laughs when various commuters mistook them for an actual complaint platform and got shot back with a The post SMRT Ltd (Feedback) And The Great Teh Tarik Expose appeared first on Vulcan Post.

    Vulcan Post
  • Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer expecting twin girls in December

    (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said she was pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December, but promised she would take limited time away as she works toward turning around the company's struggling online ad business. Yahoo is also preparing to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and is considering the future of its holding in Yahoo Japan Corp . Yahoo shares fell 1.5 percent at $31.77 in morning trading amid a selloff in the broader market.

    Reuters
  • Outrage after three journalists killed in Philippines

    Three journalists in the Philippines have been shot dead just days apart, press groups said Tuesday, as they warned of further media bloodshed without serious government action. The nation of 100 million people has long been one of the world’s most dangerous places for journalists, with powerful figures able to kill critics in the knowledge they will rarely face punishment. "We call on President Benigno Aquino to give top priority to swiftly resolving these egregious cases," said Shawn Crispin, senior Southeast Asia representative for the Committee to Protect Journalists.

    AFP News
  • GE2015: Touching moments from Nomination Day

    Amidst the busy-ness of the hour where candidates had to get their papers in order, we spotted these moments that showed friendship and sportsmanlike behaviour:

    Yahoo Newsroom
  • Federer cruises as US Open quit list hits record nine

    Five-time champion Roger Federer breezed through sweltering conditions at the US Open on Tuesday as the crushing heat and humidity took the number of first-round retirements to a record nine. Second-seeded Federer had little trouble in seeing off Argentina's world number 34 Leonardo Mayer 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 in just 77 minutes on Arthur Ashe Stadium. The 17-time Grand Slam champion goes on to face either Marcos Baghdatis or Steve Darcis.

    AFP News
  • FIFA slams brakes on Singapore FA polls

    FIFA has told Singapore's football association to put internal elections on hold over possible political interference. The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) said it has been in talks with the world governing body, which opposes government interference in national football associations. The FAS constitution available online states that all council members, including the president and deputy president, shall be appointed by a government minister and confirmed by voting at an annual general meeting.

    AFP News