• British media unmask killer 'Jihadi John' with first schoolboy photograph

    The "Jihadi John" killer who fronted Islamic State beheading videos was unmasked publicly for the first time on Friday by British media which published a photograph showing Mohammed Emwazi as a smiling schoolboy. The black-clad militant brandishing a knife and speaking with an English accent was…

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    • Agong has last word on Anwar’s pardon, say lawyers

      Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah is the final arbiter of Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s petition for a royal pardon, criminal lawyers have said. Although Anwar’s appeal will technically be decided by the Federal Territories Pardon Board, Tuanku Abdul Halim will…

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      • Kanye: I’m trying hard to get Kim pregnant

        Kanye West has been “practicing really hard” to get wife Kim Kardashian pregnant again. “Oh, I’m practicing really hard, I try as many times a day as I can,” Kanye told Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe in an interview aired on Thursday night. In the same Radio 1 interview, Kanye showed a different side of…

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        • Couple married 67 years holds hands in final hours together

          After spending 67 years together as devoted husband and wife, there was no question how Floyd and Violet Hartwig would end their lives — together. Floyd, 90, died first. Violet, 89, followed five hours later.

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          • Rodgers: Lovren to blame? I feel sorry for him!

            Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admitted that he felt sorry for Dejan Lovren after he missed the decisive penalty as they crashed out of the UEFA Europa League to Besiktas. Having led 1-0 from the first leg, Liverpool were pegged back thanks to Tolgay Arslan's second-half strike on Thursday at…

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            • “I am the Best~” How to Become a Fashionista

              Celebrities who are especially stylish are called fashionistas and lead Korean fashion trends. Since today’s trend is diversified and subdivided, various trends exist together at the same time and fashionistas are showing off different fashion styles that reflect their personality. Sandara Park…

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              • Beggar Wins $10M Lottery & Loses Everything. Except His Pride. #ShortFilm

                This article Beggar Wins $10M Lottery & Loses Everything. Except His Pride. originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. People thought he was crazy. He had nothing to lose, and everything to gain. Then he lost everything all over again. 'Lotto' is the story of Daeng, a beggar who has struck gold. He…

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                • Nick Leeson: No lessons learnt from banking scandals

                  Twenty years after Nick Leeson brought down Britain's oldest investment bank, the rogue trader immortalised in book and film says little has changed in an industry that continues to throw up one scandal after another. Leeson, whose £827m ($1.3bn, €1.1bn) loss as a Singapore-based junior derivatives…

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                  • Classmates keep mum over friend’s drowning

                    PETALING JAYA, Feb 27 — Too frightened to inform their elders, four teenagers kept the drowning of their friend in a water retention pond near Taman Seri Pagi in Sungai Buloh to themselves for five...

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                    • Prosecutor: Mom craved attention, poisoned child with salt

                      A woman accused of force feeding her 5-year-old son salt through a stomach tube reveled in the attention that a sickly child brought her, a prosecutor said Thursday at her trial. Spears "created this false persona, this caring mother," Murphy said. Earlier, defense lawyer Stephen Riebling described…

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                      • Shailene wasn’t interested in 50 Shades

                        Shailene Woodley has revealed she “wasn’t really interested” in playing Anastasia in Fifty Shades of Grey as she goes topless in a new photo shoot.

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                        • China media pooh-pooh Japan's luxury lavatories

                          The built-in bottom washers and pre-warmed seats of Japan's luxury toilets faced a storm in a U-bend on Thursday as Chinese state-run media launched a thunderous tirade against them. The Global Times, which is affiliated with the Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily, devoted the editorial in…

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                          • Trial judge ordered Anwar case evidence sealed, lawyer says

                            PETALING JAYA, Feb 27 — A defence counsel in Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy hearing confirmed the High Court judge had reminded the parties involved that evidence in-camera adduced by Saiful...

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                            • Australian PM strikes conciliatory note over Indonesia executions

                              By Jane Wardell and Kanupriya Kapoor SYDNEY/JAKARTA (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott struck a conciliatory tone on Thursday after speaking with Indonesian President Joko Widodo about the looming execution of two convicted Australian drug traffickers. Abbott said he spoke with his…

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                              • Confirmed: Space Rock Created Swedish Lake

                                After two centuries of arguing about its origin, scientists have finally confirmed that Hummeln Lake in southern Sweden is an impact crater. Hummeln Lake's rounded shoreline first drew interest from scientists as far back as the 1820s, but it wasn't identified as a possible impact crater until the…

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                                • Football: Flatlining Falcao eyes Sunderland opportunity

                                  Radamel Falcao is expected to return for Manchester United as Louis van Gaal's side attempt to preserve their position in the Premier League's top four against Sunderland on Saturday. Colombia striker Falcao's future is far from certain, with the 29-year-old having failed to make a significant…

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                                  • Chelsea agree record sponsorship deal with Yokohama

                                    Chelsea have agreed their largest ever commercial deal in signing a five-year shirt sponsorship agreement with Yokohama Rubber, believed to be worth around £40 million per season. The Blues have had a partnership with Samsung since 2005, but this new shirt deal is thought to be the second most…

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