• Football: Mourinho offers hope to dropped Rooney

    Jose Mourinho says Wayne Rooney remains a key figure at Manchester United despite dropping his captain for the 4-1 thrashing of Leicester. Mourinho left United and England captain Rooney on the substitutes' bench at Old Trafford on Saturday and was rewarded with a ruthless display against the Premier League champions.

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  • Philippines at UN tells world not to interfere

    The Philippines' foreign secretary on Saturday pushed back against criticism of President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war, telling the United Nations not to interfere. "We urge everyone to allow us to deal with out domestic challenges in order to achieve our national goals, without undue interference," Perfecto Yasay told the UN General Assembly. There has been growing international alarm over the rising death toll from Duterte's crackdown on crime, with human rights groups saying that security forces are engaging in extrajudicial killings.

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  • In war between taxis and ride-sharing services, old cabbies are the ultimate losers

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 — For the past 25 years, 65-year-old Mohd Yusof Mohd Diah has driven countless passengers through the busy streets of Kuala Lumpur… earning a decent income all this while....

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  • Barcelona close gap as Real draw at Las Palmas

    Substitute Sergio Araujo struck a late equaliser as Las Palmas held Real Madrid to a 2-2 draw and left them with a one-point lead over Barcelona at the top of La Liga on Saturday. Karim Benzema had given Real a 2-1 lead in the 67th, three minutes after coming on, but the hosts spoiled the visitors' night with Araujo's 85th minute goal. Barca, playing without the injured Lionel Messi for the first time this season, won 5-0 at 10-man Sporting Gijon earlier in the day.

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  • KL Delight Seafood Restaurant: Unique Kuala Lumpur-Styled Zi Char Right Here in Singapore

    Promo: 2 Crabs for $38! Till Oct 2016 Zi Char dishes are of course timeless and would always bring about feelings of nostalgia and comfort when thinking about them. However, with the passing of time our local Zi Char dishes have evolved with a influence of flavours and cooking methods from other countries including China […] The post KL Delight Seafood Restaurant: Unique Kuala Lumpur-Styled Zi Char Right Here in Singapore appeared first on SETHLUI.com.

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  • Arsenal's Wenger happy to shed his Chelsea hoodoo

    By William Schomberg LONDON (Reuters) - For five years, Chelsea were the nemesis of Arsenal and their coach Arsene Wenger so Saturday's resounding 3-0 victory in the London derby represented a psychological boost for the Frenchman. The last time Arsenal beat Chelsea in the league was in October 2011 and for three years they had not even scored a goal against their cross-town rivals, not counting a 1-0 win in the pre-season Community Shield match in 2015. "We have not to make too much of it, but as well not ignore it." When a reporter's telephone began to ring, he joked: "It's Jose," laughing off his bitter rivalry with Chelsea's former manager Jose Mourinho.

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  • Jim Carrey fires back at STD allegations made by late lover's husband

    The funnyman accuses tragic Cathriona White's estranged husband of "shameful greed".

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  • Marion Cotillard's partner breaks silence about Pitt/Jolie split drama

    Guillaume Canet heaps praise on his girlfriend as she is forced to deny "stupid" rumours she romanced Brad Pitt and broke up his marriage.

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  • North Korea air show thumbs nose at sanctions

    Just weeks after carrying out its fifth nuclear test, North Korea put on an unprecedented civilian and military air force display Saturday at the country's first ever public aviation show. The two-day Wonsan International Friendship Air Festival was held at the newly refurbished Kalma Airport -- previously a military airfield -- completed last year to boost tourism in the area around the eastern port city of Wonsan. The festival was already scheduled before North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test on September 9, triggering international outrage and threats of still further sanctions against the deeply isolated nuclear-armed country.

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  • The New 'MacGyver' May Be Too Slick For Its Own Good

    When it debuted in 1985, MacGyver had the virtue of being a (somewhat) unique thing in the adventure TV game. Smack in the middle of the guns and quips big action ’80s, here was a hero who used his wits and eschewed guns for thrown-together tools of his own design. He was the American version of Doctor Who‘s The Doctor, really, only minus the sci-fi elements. The 2016 version of MacGyver, though, doesn’t have the same virtue. ...

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  • Liverpool crush Hull to boost title credentials

    REUTERS - LIVERPOOL 5 HULL CITY 1 Free-scoring Liverpool's burgeoning Premier League title challenge was given further impetus with a merciless 5-1 thrashing of 10-man Hull City at Anfield on Saturday. Hull, who had not lost an away game all season, were overrun, forced to play for an hour with 10 men after Ahmed Elmohamady was sent off for handling a Philippe Coutinho shot on the line with James Milner tucking away the resulting penalty. ...

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  • Pharrell Williams to be a dad again - report

    The couple has yet to comment on the happy news.

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  • Middle-income trap spells graver racial conflict for Malaysia, Singapore don warns

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Malaysia needs to liberalise its economy to escape the middle income trap soon or risk seeing its growth levels cut, which will affect the spread of wealth and lead to...

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  • Kylie Jenner to be quizzed over Tyga gifts

    Tyga's alleged unpaid debts mean that girlfriend Kylie Jenner faces questioning from a jewellery store's lawyers.

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  • Al Capone letter written in prison shows mobster's soft side

    Did notorious gangster Al Capone have a soft spot? An intimate letter he penned from prison suggests the ruthless racketeer could handle tenderness almost as skillfully as his Tommy Gun. The three-page ...

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  • Pakatan MPs back Mukhriz’s proposal for unified opposition

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24--  Several federal lawmakers from Pakatan Harapan support Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) vice president Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir’s call for all opposition parties...

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  • MH370 wreckage hunter won't give up until mystery solved

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The fedora, the bomber jacket and the consuming quest invite comparisons to Indiana Jones. Blaine Gibson, though, hasn't matched the film hero's triumph in finding the legendary chest containing the stone tablets inscribed with the Ten Commandments.

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  • Strong 6.3 quake rattles southern Philippines: USGS

    A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Philippines early Saturday but there was no threat of a tsunami or any casualties reported, seismologists and disaster officials said. "There was no report of damage yet but since the quake was offshore... we expect no significant damage," Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology chief Renato Solidum told AFP. "(There is) no tsunami threat related to the quake," he added.

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  • NASA set to reveal 'surprising' activity on Jupiter's moon

    There's something going on beneath the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa. NASA teased a "surprising" announcement for Monday, based on Hubble Space Telescope images of the celestial body, which many experts believe could contain a subsurface ocean, even possibly some form of life. The US space agency has already proclaimed that Europa has "strong evidence for an ocean of liquid water beneath its crust and which could host conditions favorable for life." At Monday's announcement, "astronomers will present results from a unique Europa observing campaign that resulted in surprising evidence of activity that may be related to the presence of a subsurface ocean," it said in a statement.

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  • Marriott buys Starwood, becoming world's largest hotel chain

    Several of the best-known names in travel are now united in one hotel company. Marriott International closed Friday morning on its $13 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, bringing ...

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