Category Archives: Foreign News

Singapore MP resigns over affair with grassroots activist

Lim holding images of Ong at a rally last year SINGAPORE: People’s Action Party (PAP) Bukit Batok MP David Ong, who resigned suddenly on Saturday, is believed to have had an extramarital affair with a woman who is a grassroots … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Sex

Iran billionaire sentenced to death for corruption

TEHRAN: : Iran has sentenced billionaire tycoon Babak Zanjani, reportedly one of the country’s richest men, to death, convicting him of corruption after a long trial on accusations he fraudulently pocketed $2.8 billion. A justice official announced the punishment Sunday, … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Foreign News

‘Allah ordered’ child beheading, nanny says in Moscow court

Bobokulova has been undergoing psychiatric examinations since her detention over the murder of the girl, Nastya, whom the judge said was born in 2011. Investigators had initially estimated she was three or four years old. MOSCOW: A nanny accused of … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, 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

Posted in Foreign News, Najib Abdul Razak

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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