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Firefly in hot water over Fifty Shades ad

; PETALING JAYA: Budget airline Firefly has come under fire again for running suggestive advertisements, this time referring to erotic romance novel and movie Fifty Shades of Grey.“Orange is a colour but we are fifty shades darker. Only this Valentine’s!” … Continue reading

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‘Ko ko love you always’

GEORGE TOWN: Still reeling from the shock of losing his sister, the elder brother of a Singapore Airlines flight attendant who died in the United states, has left a heartfelt message on his Facebook page bidding her a sad farewell. … Continue reading

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Come to Kelantan if you want to take on more wives, Muslim men told

Filepic of Kota Baru KOTA BARU: Muslim men who are planning to take on more wives now have another place to go to when getting married. Instead of going to several districts in southern Thailand, they can now head over … Continue reading

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Malaysian wins Miss Transsexual Australia 2017

Laeticia Phylliscia Raveena (right) was crowned Miss Transsexual Australia 2017 on Jan 28. PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian has won a transsexual beauty pageant in Australia.  The winner, Laeticia Phylliscia Raveena, was crowned Miss Transsexual Australia 2017, Malaysian transgender activist Nisha … Continue reading

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Datuks and road rage

By Mariam Mokhtar When a traffic accident happens, the two drivers involved would normally exchange information on their insurance coverage and how to contact each other. One does not expect to be beaten to a pulp, as happened last Saturday … Continue reading

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‘My name is Noordin, but I am not Muslim’

GEORGE TOWN: No thanks to an old error in his identity card, 34-year-old Johann Lim Noordin has been forced to put off plans to marry his girlfriend and buy property. And those are just two of the problems he faces, … Continue reading

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Terror ride for Grab driver

What was supposed to be a five-minute pick-up and drop-off turned into a nightmare for a female Grab driver. Harian Metro reported that the victim, in her 20s, had picked up a man in Taman Bandaraya at around 11.45am and … Continue reading

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