Monthly Archives: April 2017

RH Group founder’s health in question after stroke rumours

Tiong Hiew King SIBU: The health of Malaysian tycoon Tan Sri Tiong Hiew King has been a concern after he was rumoured to have been hospitalised in Singapore for a stroke. Attempts to contact his brothers Datuk Thai King, who … Continue reading

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TV station apologises, Watson to lodge police report

KUCHING: Primeworks Studios, the studio behind the comedy show who had insulted the late father of former national sprinter Watson Nyambek has issued a letter of apology to Watson over the incident. Video footage of the show that aired on … Continue reading

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Tragic woman, 20, plans her own funeral so she can fulfil last wish to ‘die beautiful’

Mirror At only 20 years of age, Racine Pregunta had a final wish as bone cancer ravaged her body in its final days. Outlining a meticulous list of details for her funeral, the young woman told her family she wanted … Continue reading

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Talk is cheap, KJ

We know we are in the final sprint towards a general election when politicians start speaking in words that they think identify with the feelings of their audiences. That’s what Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin did recently in a … Continue reading

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The real issue with the Zairil-Dyana ‘scandal’

“What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bees and he told me about the butcher and my wife.”  – Rodney Dangerfield By S THAYAPARAN COMMENT | “What do you think of this whole Zairil-Dyana … Continue reading

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India issues second arrest warrant against Zakir Naik

KUALA LUMPUR: A court in India has issued a second non-bailable warrant of arrest against controversial preacher Zakir Naik. Indian authorities want to question him in connection with his alleged role in a terror-related case and over money laundering allegations. … Continue reading

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‘Muslims should give same respect they get to non-Muslims’

Johor sultanah Raja Zarith Sofia Sultan Idris Shah said Muslims must show the respect they get, to fellow Malaysians who are not the same faith as them. Taking to Facebook earlier today, Raja Zarith said Muslims in Malaysia are “very … Continue reading

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