• Thai army chief says Bangkok bomb suspect uncooperative

    Thailand's army chief on Sunday told AFP the man arrested in connection with last week's deadly Bangkok bomb blast was not cooperating, as police announced he was part of a people-smuggling gang. The unidentified foreigner, who is being held in military custody at an undisclosed location, was seized during a Saturday morning raid on a flat on the eastern outskirts of Bangkok. Investigators say he was found with bomb-making equipment and multiple passports.

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  • Dr Mahathir’s presence at Bersih 4 should not be supported, says Zahid

    Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's presence at the Bersih rally yesterday, should not be “supported”, says Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. "Don't give support to a leader who comes to the rally for only six minutes," he said in reference to the former Prime Minister's brief appearance at the rally in Kuala Lumpur, along with his...

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  • Umno grassroots chief vows 1 million ‘Red Shirts’ in KL on Oct 10 to counter Bersih 4 rally

    SABAK BERNAM, Aug 30 — Seeking to prove that Datuk Seri Najib Razak is able to muster more supporters than the on-going Bersih 4 rally in the national capital, Sungai Besar Umno division chief...

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  • Buddhist, Muslim rally goers bed down at church

    Many Bersih 4 participants including Buddhists and even Muslims had no hesitation in taking up the Catholic church's offer of rest and refuge, with some 200 spending the night at the St John's Cathedral, in Jalan Bukit Nanas. They included the young and the old, Christians and non-Christians alike who were relieved to have a shower and space...

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  • GE2015: SPP's Chiam See Tong won't run in GE

    The Singapore People's Party (SPP) Secretary-General Chiam See Tong, one of the most prominent opposition figures in Singapore’s political history, won’t be running in next month's General Election (GE) for the first time since he campaigned as an independent candidate in 1976.

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  • Growing up as Tunku’s son

    GEORGE TOWN, Aug 30 — From his days as a child, Suleiman Tunku Abdul Rahman was often advised by his famous father to be a responsible man and to stand up for his principles.  “I was also advised...

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  • Mourinho won't buy his way out of trouble

    Jose Mourinho has no plans to spend big in the final few days of the transfer window in a bid to end champions Chelsea's early season Premier League malaise. Chelsea's shock 2-1 loss at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday left Mourinho's men a significant eight points behind leaders Manchester City just four games into the current campaign. Asked whether he would be splashing the cash on Everton's John Stones and Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, two big-money targets both linked to Chelsea, Mourinho said: "I hope not.

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  • Chinese tourists unfazed by currency fall, market turmoil

    China's currency devaluation and slowing economy have caused enormous turmoil in world financial markets, but they have not really bothered tourists like Henry Lee. Lee is among tens of millions from China's growing middle class who travel across the globe every year for leisure. A record 117 million Chinese travelled overseas in 2014, according to the Sydney-based Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation (CAPA) -- more than double the 57 million in 2010 -- and experts expect that trend to continue.

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  • In Malacca, police seize 12 for wearing ‘illegal’ Bersih 4 tees

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 30 — Police arrested 12 persons in Malacca last night for wearing the yellow Bersih 4 T-shirt deemed illegal by the government, state police chief Datuk Chuah Ghee Lye said today....

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  • GE2015: SingFirst Tan Jee Say: PAP's Goh Chok Tong is an overstayer in GE

    Singaporeans First (SingFirst) announced its second batch of new candidates who will likely contest in the Jurong Group Representation Constituency (GRC) in next month’s General Election.

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  • End of road for Sabah Bersih 4 as ralliers hit police barricade on ‘walk for democracy’

    KOTA KINABALU, Aug 30 — The Sabah edition of Bersih 4 rally broke up today ahead of its midnight expiry after state police put an end to the ralliers’ 6km “walk for democracy” along the Tanjung...

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  • 'Falcon' Navas raises question over Real need for De Gea

    Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas produced another excellent performance for Real Madrid in Saturday's 5-0 La Liga win at home to Real Betis that may have left many fans of the world's richest club wondering why they need David De Gea. According to reports in Spanish and British media, Real are poised to pay Manchester United 40 million euros (29 million pounds) to buy Spain keeper De Gea, who has not played this season because of the transfer saga, before the latest transfer window closes on Monday. If the deal is confirmed, it will put Navas, who joined Real from Levante for a fee of around 10 million euros after a sparkling performance at last year's World Cup finals, in a difficult position.

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  • Bersih 4, from the White House to Downing Street

    As Bersih 4 enters its second day today, greetings, pictures and videos from participants from across the globe continues to be shared on social media. Although the international Bersih 4 "rallies" were much shorter than the 34-hour gathering back home in Kuala Lumpur, Kuching and Kota Kinabalu, the overseas participants were just as eager to...

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  • Sea Ice: Ancient Oceans Birthed Diamonds

    Diamonds can form with the help of ancient saltwater, say researchers who have identified the gems that crystallized with the help of oceanic crust dating back as far as 200 million years ago. Scientists think the jewels usually form 90 to 150 miles (140 to 250 kilometers) below Earth's surface, in the planet's mantle layer, which is sandwiched between Earth's crust and core. The deepest of these precious stones have come from 430 miles (700 km) below Earth's surface.

  • Sarawak Bersih says sorry but calls off Kuching rally early, cites presence of children and missing sound system

    KUCHING, Aug 30 — Sarawak’s edition of the 34-hour Bersih 4 rally ended prematurely today after organisers decided to cancel resuming the demonstration at the Song Kheng Hai rugby field here....

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  • Bank Negara’s INCEIF says Malaysia ‘in a crisis of confidence and credibility’

    Malaysia, which is contending with a weakening ringgit, cannot solely place the blame on external factors as the nation grapples with a confidence and credibility crisis, according to the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF). Bank Negara Malaysia established INCEIF to develop the Islamic finance industry's human...

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  • Bersih 4: German tourists caught by surprise

    KUALA LUMPUR: The rally today took at least two people by surprise - a German couple who called it a hassle. The couple, who only wanted to be known as Alexandra and Humel, were unaware that Bersih 4 was going on today. Alexandra said she had read about the rally but did not know it was happening today.

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  • Food poisoning cases an act of sabotage, says Bersih

    Bersih 2.0 today claimed that the cases of food poisoning, that led to several participants of the Bersih 4 rally being taken to hospital, were an act of sabotage. Its chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah said that organisers have lodged police reports over the attempt to poison participants of the rally. "Bersih 2.0 condemns the insidious act...

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