• Thai police charge foreign man over Bangkok bombing

    Thai police on Saturday charged a foreign man over last week's deadly Bangkok bombing, the first arrest connected to an attack that has rattled the junta-run kingdom and damaged its tourist-haven reputation. A senior military official told AFP he believed the suspect was a "Turkish national" but Thai police have not yet confirmed his nationality. "We believe that the suspect was involved with the bombing" at the Erawan shrine, national police spokesman Prawut Thavornsiri said on a live televised broadcast Saturday evening.

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  • Football: City slickers down Watford to set club record

    Manchester City set a club record of 10 successive league victories by maintaining their 100 per cent start to the season with a 2-0 win over Watford at Eastlands on Saturday. Raheem Sterling's first competitive goal for City since his �49 million ($75.4 million, 67.4 million euros) move from Liverpool set up the win early in the second half, before Fernandinho added a second with a fierce drive to end the newly-promoted visitors' unbeaten league start. Manuel Pellegrini's side are three points clear at the top of the table after winning their first four league matches of the season without conceding a goal.

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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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  • Dr M: I was sacked from Umno, but became PM

    PASIR GUDANG, Aug 29 — Amid swirling rumours that his son and Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Mukhriz Mahathir may be booted out from Umno soon, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he too had been expelled from...

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  • Najib can no longer turn a deaf ear, says Wan Azizah

    Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today urged Datuk Seri Najib Razak not to turn a deaf ear to the wishes of the people, saying the massive turnout for the Bersih 4 rally was a clear indication of the people's displeasure against him. "I am very encouraged by this turnout. The people have braved the possibility of arrest by being here and...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • To prove critics wrong, Muslims pray at Bersih 4 rally

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29 — Malay-Muslim participants of the Bersih 4 rally today performed their zohor prayers in front of the Sogo shopping centre here in an apparent bid to disprove claims that the...

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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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  • Hyun-A reveals photos from her new photo shoot

    The photos show Hyun-A having photo shoot in Los Angeles, California, and a great number of fans and netizens are showing explosive reactions for different sides of Hyun-A that the photos show. Hyun-A wore over ten different outfits for the photo shoot, and Hyun-A diffuses different charms in each cut. The outfits include swimming suit, short pants, bikini, t-shirt, and many other casual outfits, and her sexiness is completely melting her fans.

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  • The CEO of a $6 billion company explains why tech companies overwork their employees

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  • Instantly recognisable, Aunty Bersih plied with ‘wefie’ requests at rally

    Annie Ooi, also known as Aunty Bersih, was still on Lebuh Ampang at 10pm, trying to divert the tired crowd to St John's Cathedral to have a bath and rest. Walking in between passing traffic and crowds of people, she approached smaller groups along the roads leading to Dataran Merdeka and said to them: "Please go to the church, have a bath and...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • Don’t make us scapegoats for nation’s woes, Johor prince tells critics

    Johor crown prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim today urged certain quarters not to make him and his father, the Johor sultan, scapegoats for the current state of the country. In a Facebook posting on the Johor Southern Tigers page, Tunku Ismail said that certain parties were "attacking" him and his father for being outspoken about national...

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  • Lightning Bolt strikes again as Farah, Eaton shine

    Usain Bolt's third sprint gold and Mo Farah's unique "triple double" shared the spotlight with Ashton Eaton on Saturday as the American thrilled the world championships with a record-breaking decathlon win. This time Bolt shot down not only Justin Gatlin but the cavalry too, anchoring rampant Jamaica to a fourth successive 4x100 metres world relay title as the USA sprinters imploded in Beijing. Meanwhile, Farah became the first man to win back-to-back world distance doubles and Eaton broke his own decathlon world record on a pulsating penultimate evening at the Bird's Nest stadium.

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  • Bersih 4 update: Protesters moving to Dataran Merdeka (with video)

    Amidst a visible police presence in the city, protesters in yellow began moving to Dataran Merdeka even before 2pm, when they were supposed to start moving to the famous landmark. Opposition figures, including PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar and secretary-general Rafizi Ramli, as well as DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang were seen at some of the rally points, and gave speeches. At 12.30pm, some of the crowd could be seen marching towards Dataran Merdeka and chanting Bersih.

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  • Umno leaders should help clarify issues

    LENGGONG: Umno leaders should help clarify on current issues rather than making statements that could further confuse the matter said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Umno vice-president said the party would become a stronger party if its leaders could stop creating doubts on certain issues, that would only benefit the Opposition. "We must continue to soldier on and face both internal and external challenges.

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  • Singapore police warn against illegal assembly in support of Bersih

    SINGAPORE: Singapore police have warned the people not to organise or participate in any illegal assembly in the republic in support of the Bersih 4 rally in Malaysia. In a statement, the force said it had been made aware of calls encouraging overseas Malaysians to organise and participate in events in Singapore in relation to the protests in Malaysia. “Police would like to remind the public that organising or participating in a public assembly without a police permit in Singapore is illegal and constitutes an offence under the Public Order Act.

    New Straits Times
  • The Latest: Suspect's bomb material same as in deadly blast

    BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):

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  • Interpol rejects Malaysia’s request for red notice on Sarawak Report editor

    Interpol has turned down Putrajaya's request for Sarawak Report editor and founder Clare Rewcastle-Brown to be put on its wanted list, the whistleblower website claimed. The site published a letter by Interpol secretary-general Jurgen Stock to Jago Russell, who heads NGO Fair Trials International. In the letter dated August 27, Interpol...

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  • Crowd at ‘uneventful’ Kuching rally short of the 10,000 mark

    The 10,000 crowd DAP had hoped would turn up at the Bersih rally in Kuching never materialised but the crowd was nearer to the organisers' target of 7,000. Described as rather "tame and uneventful" by one rally participant, there were no incidents nor any arrests reported especially among those who wore yellow Bersih 4 t-shirts. Police were...

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