Category Archives: Foreign News

How the Sultan of Brunei violated his Sharia law with me

As a teenager, I was the mistress of his brother—who ‘gave’ me as a gift to the sultan. And in just one night, we committed at least two offenses under his newly implemented penal code. On Tuesday, I was greeted … Continue reading

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Will Brunei hudud drive crime and vice to our borders?

Hazlan Zakaria COMMENT: With Brunei looking to strictly implement the Islamic Syariah legal system and hudud preventive laws, it may drive its citizens to “sin” across Malaysian borders in Sabah and Sarawak, to avoid the stiff penalties back home. When … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Religion

Sex-crazed woman wanted third time and stabbed cabbie when he couldn’t do it

  A sex-crazed Angelina Jolie lookalike has been handed a suspended jail sentence after a taxi driver claimed she had tried to kill him when he refused to perform a sex act on her for a third time. Nicolae Stan, … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Sex

I’ve never escaped from that moment: Girl in napalm photograph that defined the Vietnam War 40 years on

By Daily Mail Reporter It only took a second for Associated Press  photographer Huynh Cong Ut to snap the iconic black-and-white image 40 years  ago. It communicated the horrors of the  Vietnam  War in a way words could never describe, … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity, Foreign News, Women's rights

The President talks about his teenage daughters, Super Bowl and the Pope

By Jake Tapper and Chelsea J. Carter, CNN President Barack Obama and his daughters, Malia, left, and Sasha, watch on television as first lady Michelle Obama delivers her speech at the DNC from the Treaty Room in the White House … Continue reading

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Men purposely violate traffic laws to meet gorgeous female police officer

By Eva Fett A 24-year-old woman was happy to get a job with the police department. As she began stopping people for traffic offenses in China, word got around that there’s a new hot-looking female cop in town. She became … Continue reading

Posted in Feel-Good story, Foreign News

President Jose Mujica: What an extraordinary leader!

Meet José Mujica. He may look like your average farmer or grandfather, but he is anything but. This man is globally known as the world’s “poorest President” because he lives a life of humility… all while leading the country of … Continue reading

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Former Miss Venezuela killed in front of 5-year-old daughter

(Photo : (PHOTO: YouTube)) Monica Spear killed in robbery. Actress and former Miss Venezuela, Monica Spear, was killed in a robbery along with her ex-husband on Monday night. Police reports indicate the 29-year-old along with Henry Thomas Berry were killed … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Foreign News

Mandela’s legacy for Malaysia

Josh Hong I woke up this morning to the news that Nelson Mandela, or Madiba Mandela as known in his native culture, had just passed on. Strangely, I did not feel sad but an immense sense of celebration, safe in … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Obituary

Delhi bus rape victim’s mum speaks out

It’s almost a year since her daughter, Jyoti Singh, was brutually gang raped on a bus in New Delhi and died of her horrific injuries 13 days later. But Asha Devi, 46, will never be able to forgive Jyoti’s murderers … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Foreign News

A porn star’s letter to her unborn son

Photo by Aurora Snow By Aurora Snow followMore Stories by Aurora Snow Google ‘Aurora Snow’ and you might find some awful things. She tells her unborn son why she chose to join the adult film industry—and have her own children. … Continue reading

Posted in Feel-Good story, Foreign News

Jung Chang and ‘the concubine who launched modern China’

Jung Chang says she does not enjoy arguments, but the latest book from the writer whose works are banned in China is proving to be typically contentious. Chinese writer Jung Chang, pictured during an interview in Hong Kong, on October … Continue reading

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Low: Gov’t must step into cheating claim by British

The government must expedite investigations into the claims by 60 British investors that they lost RM12 million through the fraudulent practises of a telecommunications company linked to former Umno treasurer Abdul Azim Mohd Zabidi, a minister said today. Governance and … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Foreign News

Investors who ‘lost RM12mil’ fume at Najib in London

In a blow to Malaysia’s overseas reputation, a group called British Victims of Investing in Malaysia (BVIM) protested in the streets of London on Wednesday, urging Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to help them recover their lost life savings. BVIM … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Najib Abdul Razak

Obama defers visit to Malaysia, says Najib

US President Barack Obama has postponed his much-awaited inaugural visit to Malaysia this month. In announcing this, Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak was quoted as saying by Bernama that Obama decided to defer his trip due to the shutdown of … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Najib Abdul Razak

Losing power hits ‘like a fist’, says Australia’s Gillard

SYDNEY (AFP) – Losing power was like being “hit by a fist”, Australia’s first female prime minister Julia Gillard said Saturday, recounting the pain of being dumped by her party. Gillard made history in 2010 when she became the first … Continue reading

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Tony Abbott expected to win Australian election as polls open

Tony Abbott looks over voting forms with wife Margaret (right) and daughters Louise (second right) and Frances at the Freshwater Beach Surf Lifesaving Club in Sydney. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, Sept 7 — Australia’s conservative leader Tony Abbott, expected to … Continue reading

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Arab Spring: Death to humanity

Abdulateef Al-Mulhim Since the start of the Arab Spring, we have seen men, women and children get killed by stray bullets, tank shells, scud missiles, attack helicopters and fighter jets. There are innocent people in Syria under attack by chemical … Continue reading

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Obama asks Congress to approve military strike against Syria

Obama speaks about Syria next to Vice-President Joe Biden at the Rose Garden of the White House August 31, 2013, in Washington. WASHINGTON (Sept 1): President Barack Obama stepped back from the brink on Saturday and delayed an imminent military … Continue reading

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Muslim girl, 19, ‘stoned to death after taking part in beauty contest’

By Will Stewart, Mail Daily A teenage Muslim girl was stoned to death under ‘Sharia law’ after taking part in a beauty contest in Ukraine. Katya Koren, 19, was found dead in a village in the Crimea region near her … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Religion, Women's rights

The church that opens its doors to Islam

Christians roll out welcome to Muslims who were praying in the wind and rain because their mosque was so small The Syed Shah Mustafa Jame Masjid mosque was too small to fit everyone in Church minister Rev Isaac Poobalan saw … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Religion

Obama calls Russian president a ‘bored kid’

US President Barack Obama said on Friday that the return of Vladimir Putin to the Kremlin last year had brought more rhetoric on the Russian side that was anti-American, that played into some of the old stereotypes about the Cold … Continue reading

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S’pore’s Law Minister stops to help bleeding pedestrian

Bloody: Passers-by, including Law Minister K. Shanmugam, helping to move the accident victim to AIA Tower to wait for the ambulance. Elizabeth Law The New Paper Saturday, Jul 27, 2013 SINGAPORE – Law Minister K. Shanmugam was heading back to … Continue reading

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Miss World S’pore offered $ 8,000 a month to be an escort

One was offered $8,000 a month to be a social escort. Another, $4,000 an hour for sex. These dirty offers had happened where these women least expected it – on their personal and Miss World Singapore (MWS) 2013 Facebook pages. … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity, Foreign News, Sex

William, Kate name baby George

LONDON (July 25): Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate have chosen three traditional royal names by calling their new-born baby boy George Alexander Louis, William’s office said on Wednesday. The baby, born on Monday to global media frenzy and … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Royalty