• Najib ticked me off over 1MDB, RM2.6 billion, Mukhriz tells supporters

    Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir said the prime minister rebuked him for raising questions about debt-ridden state investor 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). In a video, the former Kedah menteri besar is seen telling supporters this was why he had to vacate his menteri besar post. Mukhriz is heard saying, in the clip uploaded on the Mukhriz...

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  • Female tiger killed by mating partner at Sacramento Zoo

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Sumatran female tiger was killed at the Sacramento Zoo by her mating partner Wednesday after the two felines were put in the same enclosure for breeding, zoo officials said.

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  • Scandals, weak ringgit spurring Malaysians abroad to cash out EPF funds

    When Joanne Koo first emigrated to Australia with her young family six years ago, she never planned on renouncing her citizenship as she was eager to hold on to her Malaysian ties, savings and investments. However, earlier this month, Koo and her husband made a trip to Kuala Lumpur to surrender their Malaysian passports for the sole purpose of...

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  • Leicester and Tottenham face huge title tests

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Leicester City will be wary of a reality check when the Premier League front-runners visit Arsenal on Sunday before Tottenham Hotspur's burgeoning title ambitions come under scrutiny at Manchester City. Against all the odds, Leicester have sustained their push for a first-ever English top-flight title, and their magnificent 3-1 win at Manchester City last time out finally convinced bookmakers to install them as favourites. Tottenham's odds for a first English title since 1961 also shortened after they eased into second spot, five points behind Leicester, with a narrow victory over Watford last weekend.

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  • Flare-up at Selayang wholesale market leaves one dead, two injured

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 11 — Silence has descended on the Selayang wholesale market over the past few weeks as shoppers enter in fear of Rohingya workers in a longstanding turf war with locals. There...

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  • Hong Kong leads fresh Asia market sell-off

    Hong Kong stocks plunged more than four percent to a more than three-year low Thursday, leading another sell-off across Asian markets and extending a global rout fanned by worries over the world economy. Comments from Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen virtually confirming the bank will not lift interest rates next month put further pressure on the beleaguered dollar, while the ongoing supply glut saw oil prices sink below $27 a barrel. Dealers continued their flight to safe investments that has played out across trading floors from Asia to the Americas this week as they fret about a possible global recession.

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  • Miley Cyrus purchases home for her and Liam Hemsworth - report

    Rumours that Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have rekindled their romance continue to build pace.

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  • Ex-priest arrested in 1960 slaying of Texas beauty queen

    HOUSTON (AP) — For more than half a century, the unsolved killing of a young schoolteacher and beauty queen who was last seen at church haunted the Texas city of McAllen.

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  • Next up for the GOP presidential candidates: South Carolina

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Republican presidential nominating has moved into the South, where seven states — Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas — will anchor the Super Tuesday primaries on March 1.

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  • US investigating Hollywood links to Najib’s financial scandals, says report

    The US Department of Justice (DoJ) is investigating the money flowing to and from Red Granite Pictures, the Hollywood production house owned by Riza Aziz, the stepson of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. According to entertainment portal Deadline.com, the investigation is part of the DoJ’s probe into possible wrongdoing by Najib and...

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  • Reporters barred from covering 1MDB hearing

    Reporters have been barred from entering Parliament to cover the Public Accounts Committee’s (PAC) final round of meetings on 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) today. PAC will hear testimonies from former 1MDB president and chief Datuk Shahrol Halmi and the company’s ex-chairman Tan Sri Mohd Bakke Salleh over the next two days. Reporters...

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  • ‘Sulu sultan’ still wants to claim Sabah, says report

    The self-styled Sulu sultanate is still laying claim over Sabah with Phugalon Kiram II, its new sultan, seeking a conference on the matter, reports The Star Online. The English-language daily quoted its spokesman Abraham Idjirani as saying that they wanted to pursue a peaceful resolution to their claim. “The sultan’s concern is to find a...

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  • Customers unhappy with Lunar New Year food price hike at eateries

    KUALA LUMPUR — Price hikes at restaurants and eateries during the Lunar New Year were to make up for increased wages and to stock up on supplies for the rest of the season. Malay Mail visited...

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  • Ordinary folk victim of politics, corruption, says Muhyiddin

    The country’s “suffocating” politics will lead to national disunity, says Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, where the people will suffer in the end. The people were also victims of political instability because of corruption and the economic downturn, said the former deputy prime minister. “Our politics is becoming even more...

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  • Cisco CEO has bought 8 companies in 6 months and he’s still looking for more

    Cisco Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins Since Chuck Robbins … Continued The post Cisco CEO has bought 8 companies in 6 months and he’s still looking for more appeared first on Business Insider.

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  • Rebel Wilson: 'I did not lie about my name and age'

    Rebel Wilson is adamant she hasn't mislead people about her name or age.

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  • 2016 Q3 SUV delivers affordable turbocharged Audi prestige

    With a turbo-charged engine and a price tag that starts at under $35,000, the 2016 Q3 SUV delivers a fun and nimble ride along with Audi prestige. The smallest of Audi's three SUVs, the Q3 received some ...

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  • I pray she embraces Islam, ex-husband’s wish for S. Deepa

    As S. Deepa pined over losing custody of her eight-year old son, her former husband Izwan Abdullah hoped that she would embrace Islam like the rest of her family. He told reporters, after being granted custody of his son at the Federal Court today, that Deepa was the only remaining Hindu while the rest of her family members had converted to...

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  • Liverpool owners bow to fans over ticket prices

    Liverpool's American owners bowed to pressure from the club's fans by backing down on plans to increase ticket prices significantly for next season following a mass walkout protest at their Anfield stadium on Saturday. Around 10,000 supporters headed for the exits during the club's 2-2 Premier League draw with Sunderland, in protest against proposals to introduce a highest-priced 77-pound ($112) ticket for next season. Principal Owner John W Henry, Chairman Tom Werner and President Mike Gordon issued a statement on the club's website on Wednesday, apologising for any distress that had been caused and saying those plans had been scrapped.

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  • Cara Delevingne and St. Vincent spark engagement rumours

    It's thought Cara Delevingne has popped the question to girlfriend St. Vincent.

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