• Home ministry bans yellow clothing, ‘Bersih 4’ words

    The Home Ministry has banned yellow clothing, as well as clothes with the words "Bersih 4," and also printed material connected to the rally that is set to take place tomorrow and Sunday in Kuala Lumpur and other cities. Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi issued this order under the Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984, which...

    The Malaysian Insider 48 mins ago
  • Traditional Kadazan ritual conducted for Sabah Bersih organisers for strength and protection

    KOTA KINABALU, Aug 28 — In true Sabahan style, the committee of the Sabah Bersih 4 rally here organised a traditional Kadazan ritual to seek permission from the spirits that guard the way and to...

    The Malay Mail Online 49 mins ago
  • Don’t interfere in palace affairs, Johor sultan warns politicians

    The Johor sultan today warned politicians not to intervene in palace affairs or make statements related to the palace, The Star Online reported. Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar said some certain politicians had made remarks that sounded arrogant. "This is a warning to all politicians and, among them, the Kempas assemblyman. "There are even...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • I am not alone, says Umno woman after suing Najib

    An Umno Wanita member who filed a suit against the ruling party president Datuk Seri Najib Razak and party executive secretary Datuk Ab Rauf Yusoh says she has the support of other Umno members. Langkawi Umno Wanita leader Anina Saaduddin who filed a suit against Najib to account for the chronology of events involving the RM2.6 billion...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • Miley Makes Kimmel Blush

    Let's go ahead and just throw the idea of "leaving something to the imagination" out the window when talking about Miley Cyrus. Just ask Jimmy Kimmel. OK, well at least the "MTV Video Music Awards" host was gracious enough to accessorize with a pair of heart-shaped pasties.

    Access Hollywood
  • Three Islamic militants killed in Philippine military clash

    Three Islamic militants were killed after the Philippine military on Friday launched a second attempt in two weeks to rescue hostages held by the Abu Sayyaf rebels, the army said. About 300 Abu Sayyaf fighters retreated after the hour-long firefight in the jungles of the remote southern island of Jolo, said Brigadier-General Alan Arrojado, the military commander in the area. "The bandits positioned their hostages in the back (of the rebel camp), they don't want another escape," Captain Antonio Bulao, a military spokesman in Jolo, told AFP.

    AFP News
  • Lucy Liu Is A New Mom!

    Lucy Liu is a new mom! The actress has welcomed her first child, a son, via surrogate. Introducing the new little man in my life, my son Rockwell Lloyd Liu. In ❤️!A photo posted by Lucy Liu (@lucyliu) on Aug 27, 2015 at 2:29pm PDT

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  • ‘Blood bath’ posters to scare Chinese away from Bersih 4, DAP MP claims

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 — The provocative posters promising a “blood bath” for the Chinese who attend the Bersih 4 rally tomorrow is an act of intimidation towards the ethnic minority, DAP lawmaker...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • GE2015: The prodigal son returns home

    Yeo Guat Kwang, a long-time PAP veteran, has been announced as a candidate for the WP-held Aljunied GRC. Will the PAP’s brand of tried-and-tested work, or will the electorate affirm their faith in the WP?

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  • Chelsea pursuing China defender Zhang - report

    (Reuters) - Chelsea have made an offer for China and Guangzhou Evergrande defender Zhang Linpeng, Chinese media reported on Friday. The Premier League champions sent a contract on Wednesday and hope to secure the 26-year-old right back before the summer transfer window closes on Sept. 1, Titan said. "I'm very happy and very excited to finally have this formal invitation," the newspaper quoted Zhang as saying.

  • Bersih 4 participants on drugs? More likely the ‘red shirts’, MP tells Ku Nan

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 — An opposition lawmaker told Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor today that it was the anti-Bersih “red shirt” protesters who were more likely to be under the influence of...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Cops swoop in after posters promising ‘blood bath’ for Bersih 4 ralliers turn up in Penang

    GEORGE TOWN, Aug 28 ― Penang police are hunting for the culprits behind a provocative poster promising a “blood bath” to anyone who attends the Bersih 4 rallies, after several copies turned up in...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • It takes just one ‘stupid fellow’ to create chaos at Bersih 4, says IGP

    Bersih 4 will be disrupted with the action of just one “stupid fellow”, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar was quoted as saying in The Star Online today. He said when large numbers of people gather during the rally tomorrow, anything could happen. “Anything can happen. One stupid fellow may cause (all the) chaos,” he was...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • Malaysian student shines at Novartis International Biotechnology Leadership Camp

    KANGAR: A Malaysian student did the country proud when her group was recognised as the best at the Novartis International Biotechnology Leadership Camp 2015 in Basel, Switzerland. Nurul Aqilah Aqiludeen from Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) together with one student from Vietnam, the Philippines, Germany, Morocco and United Kingdom respectively and two Swiss students brushed aside 63 other participants from all over the world. Another Malaysian representative, a Universiti Malaya student Kwong Soke Chee, who was competing in another group, gave her best performance despite not winning any prize.

    New Straits Times 35 mins ago
  • 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.

    STAR N News
  • In Merdeka message, Anwar urges Malaysians to ‘save Malaysia’

    Jailed former opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has made an impassioned plea to all Malaysians to take the country’s current state of affairs into their own hands to “save Malaysia from the systemic crisis of governability”. In his Merdeka Day message, released by his lawyers and uploaded on his blog, Anwar urged Malaysians to support...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • 'Money' Mayweather jabs back at Ronda Rousey

    Verbal sparring between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Ronda Rousey continued as the unbeaten welterweight champ laughed off the mixed martial arts star's dig at his earning power. "Big bank take little bank," Mayweather said in a statement that was posted on TMZ Sports. "Last time I checked I was #1 on Forbes," added Mayweather, a reference to the financial publication's ranking of the world's highest-paid sports figures.

    AFP News
  • The new 4K-capable ViewQwest TV media player has an integrated VPN service so that you use it with any ISP

    ViewQwest has today announced a new ViewQwest TV media player that not only sports improved hardware over its predecessor in order to better handle 4K streams, but also built-in support for the company’s Freedom VPN service. In short, this means through this box, you can now use ViewQwest’s Freedom VPN service even if you’re an M1, a Singtel, or a StarHub fiber broadband subscriber. Preloaded with apps like Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, PPTV, BBC iPlayer, Sling Television, LeTV, Youku, Kodi, and more, the new box runs Android 4.4.2, and is equipped with an Amlogic S812 SoC (quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 CPU at 2GHz, Mali–450 MP6 GPU at 600MHz), 2GB DDR3 RAM, and 8GB of internal storage.

  • 'I stopped counting': Doctor on discovering migrant boat dead

    Stiff lifeless bodies submerged in water -- it's a sight Canadian doctor Simon Bryant won't soon forget after he found dozens of dead migrants in the hold of a boat off Libya. The 56-year-old doctor was on a mission Wednesday with Doctors Without Borders on the Phoenix, a vessel dedicated to rescuing migrants, when he was asked to help the Swedish coast guard during their rescue of a wooden boat with over 450 people on board. "I went over there, with one of our nurses...We quickly saw that there were three or four people who were improving on the deck, so I went back on to the wooden boat and below deck, and I discovered many dead bodies." Fifty-two dead bodies to be precise.

    AFP News
  • Low ringgit a boon for moneychangers

    PETALING JAYA, Aug 28 ― Moneychangers are experiencing an increase in business following depreciation of the ringgit. Many people, especially foreign students, are flocking to moneychangers to...

    The Malay Mail Online