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Eight-time world squash champion Nicol David has declared she would be retiring in June, at the end of the 2018/2019 season, after a celebrated career spanning over two decades.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): City folk had to report late to work and class this morning, owing to a technical glitch between the Kelana Jaya and KLCC stations on the Kelana Jaya LRT (light rail transit) li...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Pakatan Harapan government has been told not to allow “BN style media control” to return after a transport minister’s aide demanded that heads must roll in RTM for f...
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A ministerial aide’s complaint that state broadcaster RTM had failed to air speeches by Transport Minister Anthony Loke and Negeri Sembilan Menteri Besar Aminuddin Harun smacks of arrogance, said la...
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Video courtesy of Twinkle Lau KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): City folk had to report late to work and class this morning owing to a technical glitch between the Kelana Jaya and KLCC stations on the Kelana Jay...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — A signalling fault between the Kelana Jaya and KLCC stations on the Kelana Jaya LRT line led to a temporary disrupted earlier today during the morning rush.
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Twitter is testing a new pop-up profile feature that allows users to check out other accounts without having to leave their main timeline.
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MOSCOW, Feb 18 — Russian lender Gazprombank has decided to freeze the accounts of Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA and halted transactions with the firm to reduce the risk of the bank falling unde...
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PALM BEACH, Feb 17 ― President Donald Trump received an update on trade talks with China yesterday at his Florida retreat after discussions in Beijing saw progress ahead of a March 1 deadline for re...
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PETALING JAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has lodged a police report claiming that he was assaulted and intimidated by Umno blogger Papagomo and other opposition supporter...
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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 16 — Celebrity Maya Karin has pledged to do her part in bringing more awareness to the plight of pangolins in Sabah, particularly in remote jungle areas where the mammals are vici...
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The United States ratcheted up pressure on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Friday by sanctioning some of his top security officials and the head of the state oil company, and unveiling plans to...
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LG is scheduled to reveal its G8 ThinQ during the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019.
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PETALING JAYA: The MCA leader who criticised a leaked memo on instructions to hasten judicial hearings of high-profile cases and was subsequently summoned by Bukit Aman for questioning, has defended h...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has expressed her thanks to the government of Cambodia for their cooperation in releasing 47 Malaysians held at the B...
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BEIJING, Feb 15 — Talks between China and the United States to resolve their bruising trade war will continue next week in Washington, with both sides saying this week’s negotiations in Beijing ma...
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France said it is toughening its online abuse laws after an outcry over young media executives who ran a macho 'boys' club' that hounded female colleagues.
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Amazon.com Inc's decision on Jan 14 to scrap its proposal to locate a second headquarters in the Queens borough of New York City ignited a sea of duelling reactions on Twitter, with some calling it a victory for working people while others said it meant that fewer people would work.
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Game Workers Unite, a grassroots labour organisation, is calling for Activision Blizzard to fire its CEO Bobby Kotick.
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Former Malacca chief minister Abdul Rahim Thamby Chik has challenged Rafizi Ramli to a debate over the absorption of former Umno MPs into Bersatu.
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After releasing a teaser image on the brand’s official Twitter account, Polestar is ready to unveil the Polestar 2 in all its glory on 27 February 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz today brushed aside a question posed on Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak, saying it was a waste of her time to bother about the former premier.
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It’s no secret that Metro Exodus has been under the spotlight for all the wrong reasons of late, However, the most recent decision by the game’s developer, 4A Games, to allow the game the be pre-l...
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PARIS, Feb 13 — A French court has ordered Google to remove “abusive” clauses from the service conditions it requires consumers to accept to the internet giant’s services, a consumer group sai...
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India’s government dealt retail giants Amazon.com and Walmart a devastating blow this year with new policies undermining their growth plans. Now US social media pioneers Facebook and Twitter are in danger of suffering similar setbacks in what is perhaps the world’s most important emerging technology market.
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PETALING JAYA: Social media users are up in arms over a viral picture of what appears to be a page in a local school magazine detailing a “kunyit” gender awareness club for “soft” boys.
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Twitter Inc chief executive Jack Dorsey said on Feb 12 that Silicon Valley companies, including his own, have not done enough to protect victims of online abuse, calling it a "huge fail".
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Prime Minister Theresa May told lawmakers to hold their nerve over Brexit and give her more time to negotiate a deal acceptable to both the European Union and the British Parliament.
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FEBRUARY 13 — Last week on Twitter, my timeline was full of disgusting things disguised as food.
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While the closed beta for Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 has just ended, it looks like there’s a public beta on the way.
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SEPANG: PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali (pix) today dismissed rumours that he had been expelled from the party.
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While Apex Legends launched as a battle royale for teams of three, it looks like solo players and pairs will soon get their time to shine.
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SEPANG (Feb 12): PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali today dismissed rumours he had been expelled from the party.
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The Google Pixel 3 series of smartphone may have been out on the market for less than six months, but that isn’t stopping the search engine from marching forward with the development of its successo...
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If you’re one of the few people that carries a sizable value of cryptocurrency on their Android smartphone, then you might want to check the balance of your cryptowallet.
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While Sony has finally said “yes” to Fortnite players on the PS4 getting to enjoy cross-platform play, this openness seems to be an exception, not a norm.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10 — Traffic has been reported to be slow-moving on several major highways as of 6pm as people return home after the holidays in conjunction with the Chinese New Year celebration...
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PETALING JAYA: The attacks on Pakatan Harapan (PH) leaders over “fake degrees” continue with Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin being targeted.
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An Air New Zealand flight to Shanghai turned back several hours into its journey on Sunday after discovering it did not have permission to land in China, the airline said.
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Former Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak subtly hit out at the Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration over the 'certificates' required by it...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10 — Traffic was reported to be generally smooth flowing on all major highways as at midday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic was reported to be generally smooth flowing on all major highways as at midday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: With tomorrow most Klang Valley folks having to be back at work, the reverse exodus from throughout the peninsula to the federal capital on the last day of the Chinese New Year holidays ...
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PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak subtly hit out at the Pakatan Harapan administration over the 'certificates' required by its ministers.
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A radio news host in Mexico’s Gulf Coast state of Tabasco was shot dead on Saturday, officials said, marking the second journalist murder this year as the country grapples with record violence that ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10 — With tomorrow most Klang Valley folks having to be back at work, the reverse exodus from throughout the peninsula to the federal capital on the last day of the Chinese New Yea...
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Thousands of French "yellow vest" demonstrators marched on Saturday for their 13th weekend of action, with scuffles in Paris and a demonstrator's hand mangled by a small explosive.
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - After the education credentials of Malaysian Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya were questioned, a Cabinet minister has now come under scrutiny on...
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pix) believes more can be done to resolve the issue of profiteering among businesses and to increase the salaries and disposable income of Malaysians.
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PETALING JAYA: After the education credentials of Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya were questioned, Zuraida Kamaruddin has now come under scrutiny on social media.
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Here are seven tips for auditing your presence on the Internet, a process experts say everyone should employ.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 8 — Traffic flow on several major highways is reported to be slow moving as at 6.30pm today.
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Late last month, Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that it will be increasing the amount of cloud storage for PlayStation Plus subscribers starting from February onwards.
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PORTLAND, UK (Feb 9): A body recovered by British investigators from the submerged wreckage of a plane that went down in the Channel has been identified as that of footballer Emiliano Sala, police sai...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been out in recent weeks campaigning as if for an election, trying to shed the image of a wealthy, elite politician and elicit p...
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WASHINGTON, Feb 8 — Twitter shares took a pounding yesterday as an unsettling update on its global user base offset upbeat figures on revenues and profits in the past quarter.
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NEW YORK, Feb 8 — Global stocks tumbled yesterday on a downgrade to Europe’s economic growth outlook and revived doubts on the US-China trade dispute.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been out in recent weeks campaigning as if for an election, trying to shed the image of a wealthy, elite politician and elicit public sym...
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WASHINGTON, Feb 7 — Twitter said today profits rose sharply in the fourth quarter, lifted by gains in advertising despite a drop in its global user base.
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Online transaction startup, Stripe, is now open for beta testing in Malaysia, co-founder Patrick Collison, announced on Twitter.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): Disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been out in recent weeks campaigning as if for an election, trying to shed the image of a wealthy, elite politician and ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - Disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been out in recent weeks campaigning as if for an election, trying to shed the image of a wealthy, elite politician a...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 7 — Disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been out in recent weeks campaigning as if for an election, trying to shed the image of a wealthy, elite po...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 7 ― Traffic flow on several major highways is reported to be slow moving as at 12 noon today.
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FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Feb 7 — Germany’s competition watchdog is set to rule today on whether Facebook abused its dominant position in social media to collect excessive data and could even ban the sit...
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Germany's competition watchdog is set to rule on whether Facebook abused its dominant position in social media to collect excessive data and could even ban the site's 'Like' buttons from other webpages.
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PAS central committee member Nik Mohamad Abduh Abdul Aziz has welcomed MACC's investigation into the allegation that several leaders of the Islamist party received funds amounting to RM90 million from...
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KLANG • Malaysia's Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali received several important visitors over the past two days as he recuperated from gall bladder surgery.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The traffic flows at several main highways are reported to be slow today as of 6pm.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6 — Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein today visited his old pal Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali at his home in Ampang where he is recuperating after having und...
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s toughest election rival voiced openness on Wednesday to a future removal of settlements from the occupied West Bank, sparking debate over diplomacy with t...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6 — Datuk Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki has promoted soft drink Hausboom today, after the local brand’s owner had a public tiff with Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman.
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Deputy foreign minister Marzuki Yahya has decried a flurry of edits made to his academic credentials on his Wikipedia page.
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PETALING JAYA: A Twitter user is asking why the Wikipedia page of Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya has been edited a few times recently.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 6): Traffic movement at several stretches of the North-South Expressway (NSE) was reported to be slow moving as at noon today.
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On Feb 2, Joe Rogan of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast published an interview he had on Feb 1 with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey; one of the questions addressed on the show concerned tweet editing to which Dorsey responded with a couple of different possibilities that could potentially make it to the platform.
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KLANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia's Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali received several very important visitors on Tuesday (Feb 5) and Wednesday (Feb 6) as he recuperated after undergoing...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 6): The flow of traffic on all major highways has been reported to be smooth as at 10am today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Slow traffic flow are reported on parts of several major highways as of 6pm this evening.
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IFLIX, an entertainment service for Southeast Asia, and social media platform Twitter, announced their collaboration, in a move to revolutionise fan access to premier football in the region.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Slow traffic flows are reported on parts of several major highways as of 6pm this evening.
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IPOH, Feb 5 — After a two-month break, former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is set to make a political comeback this Thursday.
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Former deputy prime minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is set to make his return to the political scene this Thursday, almost two months after he went on leave as Umno president.
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One of the biggest bugbear regular Twitter users have with the platform is the inability to edit a tweet after it has been published.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, wife of the prime minister, visited Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali after he had undergone surgery at a hospital, according to a tweet.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, wife of the Prime Minister, visited Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali after the latter had undergone surgery at a hospital, according to...
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The prime minister’s wife, Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, visited Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali after the latter had undergone surgery at a hospital, according to a tweet.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 5 ― Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, wife of the Prime Minister, visited Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali after the latter had undergone surgery at a hospital, ac...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, the wife of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, visited Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali after the latter had undergone surgery at a hospital.
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La Paz, Bolivia (Feb 5): Two landslides in Bolivia left 14 people dead and seven missing, national police chief Romulo Delgado said on Monday.
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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 5 ― On Saturday, Joe Rogan of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast published an interview he had Friday with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey; one of the questions addressed on the show concer...
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Respawn, the developer responsible for giving us Titanfall, is said to be launching a new battle royale game today.
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Joanna Geary started off as a journalist in the UK and now lives in New York, where she is currently Twitter's director of curation. In that role, she's in charge of showing users everything from the day's biggest news events to quirky trends.
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The last-minute announcement that Metro Exodus will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store for a year led to a mass downvoting of the series’ previous games.
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Pope Francis on Sunday became the first pontiff to set foot on the Arabian Peninsula, just hours after issuing his strongest condemnation yet of the war in Yemen, where his host the United Arab Emirat...
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The wreckage of the aircraft that disappeared over the English Channel last month carrying Premier League soccer player Emiliano Sala and his pilot has been located, the marine scientist directing the...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 3 — PAS owes an explanation to those who donated towards Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s legal costs to sue Sarawak Report, said Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today congratulated the team of Malaysian pastry chefs crowned champions of the World Pastry Cup 2019, or Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie, in Lyon, Fr...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 3 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today congratulated the team of Malaysian pastry chefs who have been crowned champions of the World Pastry Cup 2019 or Coupe du Monde de ...
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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 2 — Snopes, the popular myth-busting website, said Friday it was ending its fact-checking partnership with Facebook as part of a "difficult, but necessary change." A Snopes statem...