Category Archives: Foreign News

Najib’s in-law threatens store after being accused of taking 12 Hermes bags

Maira Nazarbayeva, the mother of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s son-in-law, is in the spotlight after allegedly using the prime minister’s name to threaten the president of a business. 20 Nov 2015: Maira Nazarbayeva, the mother of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s … Continue reading

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Who is Justin Trudeau, Canada’s next prime minister?

Image copyright Getty Images Justin Trudeau is on course to become the next prime minister of Canada. So, who is the Liberal leader and what change will he bring to the country? During one of the longest elections in Canada’s … Continue reading

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Chinese billionaire takes 6,400 staff on holiday to France at a cost of £24m

© AFP/Getty The billionaire took his employees to Paris and the Cote d’Azur A generous Chinese boss has treated 6,400 of his employees to a holiday in France at a cost of £24m.Li Jinyuan, the billionaire owner of Tiens Group, … Continue reading

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Why Malaysia will never be great like Great Britain

           by Mike Tan COMMENT: The UK elections are over, and the Conservatives, under David Cameron, won an overwhelming 331 seats, its first such victory since 1992. Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg, David Farage While David Cameron takes his time … Continue reading

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Prosecutor: Co-pilot deliberately crashed Germanwings flight

 Deutsche Welle Matt Zuvela © 2015 DW.DE, Deutsche Welle: A public prosecutor in France has said the co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings flight deliberately initiated the plane’s descent. He was alone in the cockpit and ignored the pilot trying to get … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Tragedy

House for sale in Indonesia – With free wife

Wina Lia, a 40-year-old widow and beauty salon owner, stands in front of her house in Sleman on March 11. (Agence France-Presse) Sleman, Indonesia:  An advert for a house in Indonesia has gone viral online after the woman selling it … Continue reading

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Artist hid shadow of Lewinsky dress in Bill Clinton portrait

An April 24, 2006 file photo showing Clinton looking at his and his wife Hillary Clinton’s portraits. – AFP WASHINGTON: The artist who painted former US president Bill Clinton for America’s National Portrait Gallery included the shadow of a dress … Continue reading

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