• Sacked from Umno, defiant Anina says struggle not over

    Despite being sacked from the party, former Langkawi Umno member Anina Saadudin said her struggle in Umno was far from over. "The struggle is not over, but will be settled by the will of Allah. "My spirits are at the highest possible, I will not move back even one step," she told The Malaysian Insider. Last Friday, Anina filed a suit...

    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
  • 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
  • You think the stock market is crazy? Look at oil prices.

    Commodity markets are renowned for their booms and busts but the last four days in the crude oil market have even experienced traders wide-eyed. The price of oil plunged 8 percent on Tuesday, following ...

    Associated Press
  • Football: Man Utd headline deadline day with Martial move

    Manchester United completed a staggering transfer deadline-day deal for French teenager Anthony Martial on Tuesday, but David de Gea remained at Old Trafford after his move to Real Madrid collapsed. News of United's interest in 19-year-old Martial first broke on Monday and he duly signed a four-year contract with an option for a further year after passing a medical examination. "I have always wanted to play in the Premier League and to join the biggest club in the world is what every young footballer dreams of," said Martial, who received his first France call-up last week.

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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Uber tells drivers to take showers, and this may cost it a key legal battle

    YouTube When you get in an Uber, you … Continued The post Uber tells drivers to take showers, and this may cost it a key legal battle appeared first on Business Insider.

    Business Insider
  • Malaysia facing corruption crisis, says anti-graft watchdog

    Transparency International wants Putrajaya to carry out a fully independent investigation into all "corruption allegations” in the country. In a resolution made in a meeting by delegates from 100 member countries, ahead of the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) tomorrow, TI also demanded that the Malaysian Anti-Corruption...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • 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
  • 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
  • China parade draws Putin, but few other major world leaders

    BEIJING (AP) — Russian leader Vladimir Putin, South Korean President Park Geun-hye and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon shine at the top of China's guest list at this week's grand commemorations of the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat in World War II. After them, the wattage gets pretty low.

    Associated Press
  • 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
  • 45,000 have registered for VEP smart tags

    JOHOR BARU: About 45,000 foreign-owned vehicles have registered for the Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) smart tag in the last two weeks. Johor Public Works, Rural and Regional Development Committee chairman Datuk Hasni Mohammad said this figure was well below the 500,000 foreign vehicles which were expected to have registered by now in order for them to enter Johor using the radio frequency identification device (RFID) smart tag. "We were informed that the online registration system for the RFID could not accommodate the number of registrations and that it needs to be improved.

    New Straits Times
  • 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
  • Man facing execution for girl's 1989 kidnapping, rape, death

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday said it won't stop a man's execution in Missouri for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl more than two decades ago.

    Associated Press
  • Samsung unveils new smartwatch to challenge Apple Watch

    Samsung unveiled its latest smartwatch on Tuesday as the South Korean tech giant seeks to challenge Apple's global domination in the fast-growing wearable device market. Samsung is hoping the new watch will compete with similar Apple products, after the US company became the top provider of wearable devices worldwide only months after the Apple Watch was unveiled in April. The new smartwatch -- the latest model by Samsung since last November -- will be officially released later this month during the IFA trade fair in Berlin.

    AFP News
  • Let Umno Supreme Council decide on action against Dr M

    PETALING JAYA: Umno Supreme Council will decide on the course of action that will be taken against former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed said only the Supreme Council can decide on the appropriate action seeing that Dr Mahathir had showed up at the Bersih demonstration. Dr Mahathir had showed up at the rally, on both days, and he said his presence was to be with the people.

    New Straits Times