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 2018-09-23 02:45 

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Trump lawyer Giuliani says Iran's government will be overthrown...

NEW YORK, Sept 23 — President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani yesterday said that US sanctions on Iran are leading to economic pain that could lead to a "successful revolution," contrasting with administration comments that....

 2018-09-23 02:35 

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China cancels military talks with US in protest at sanctions over Russia military equipment...

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 — China summoned the US ambassador in Beijing and postponed joint military talks in protest against a US decision to sanction a Chinese military agency and its director for buying Russian fighter jets and a surface-to-air......

 2018-09-23 02:24 

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Report: MH370 pilot left suggestive comments on twin models' FB page...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 — The pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah had been fixated with the social media profiles of models Lan Qi Min and Lan Qi Hui between 2013 and 2014. British tabloid Daily Mail Online......

 2018-09-23 02:24 

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Cavalli raises hemlines in body conscious show in Milan...

MILAN, Sept 23 Short and wrapping designs that highlighted the body's form and movement marked out Roberto Cavalli's dynamic spring-summer 2019 collection in a runway full of energy yesterday at Milan Fashion week. The show, held in a former......

 2018-09-23 02:16 

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Hackers target real estate deals, with devastating impact...

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 — James and Candace Butcher were ready to finalise the purchase of their dream retirement home, and at closing time wired US$272,000 from their bank following instructions they received by email. Within hours, the money had......

 2018-09-23 02:12 

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Ku Li: Umno mustn't go to PAS on its knees...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 — Umno is the best-represented Opposition party and need not grovel to PAS for political support, said a critical Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah. The Gua Musang MP stressed that the Malay nationalist party must be its own refuge and.....

 2018-09-23 01:56 

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Why even contest PD, Ku Li asks Umno...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 — Umno should avoid the Port Dickson poll as the party clearly has not recovered from the 14th general election, said Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah. The Gua Musang MP also known as Ku Li said the negative perception that fuelled......

 2018-09-23 01:44 

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Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook, say reports...

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 — President Donald Trump is weighing an executive order that would open federal antitrust and criminal probes into Google, Facebook and other social media firms, US media said yesterday, though the White House promptly......

 2018-09-23 01:37 

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Arcade Fire drop 'Peter Pan' remix video with a dub flavour...

TORONTO, Sept 23 Canadian band Arcade Fire have shared a remix video for their song, Peter Pan, which has a Jamaican flavour. Spin.com reports that this latest version actually comprises two remixes one by Equiknoxx and one by Jeremy......

 2018-09-23 01:31 

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Rita Ora releases new track and video...

LOS ANGELES, Sept 23 Let You Love Me debuted with its accompanying video on Friday. The music video is lit in reds and oranges, and shows Ora at a party in London. She dances, locks eyes and flirts with a fellow partygoer, but she's singing......

 2018-09-23 01:14 

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Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200...

NAIROBI, Sept 23 — The death toll from a crowded capsized ferry in Lake Victoria rose to more than 200 yesterday, with scores of victims identified by grieving relatives, as rescuers found one lucky survivor from the disaster. Divers continued......

 2018-09-23 01:03 

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Tiger Woods takes three-shot lead at Tour Championship...

ATLANTA, Sept 23 Tiger Woods is one round away from ending his five-year victory drought after storming into a three-shot lead on day three of the Tour Championship here yesterday. Woods, 42 looked in a class of his own as he carded a......

 2018-09-23 01:01 

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'It's an exceptional group', Guardiola salutes City...

CARDIFF, Sept 23 Pep Guardiola insisted it was his players who deserved the spotlight after the Manchester City manager returned to the dug-out to inspire a 5-0 thrashing of Cardiff yesterday. Guardiola was back on the touchline in the Welsh......

 2018-09-23 00:54 

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Penang PKR wants central leadership to clear the air on e-voting system...

BUTTERWORTH, Sept 23 PKR members in Penang have urged the party to clarify the confusion and problems arising due to the e-voting system in the 2018 PKR Elections which kicked off yesterday. Keadilan Youth deputy chief Dr Afif Bahardin said......

 2018-09-23 00:46 

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Fear and fanfare as Hong Kong launches China rail link...

HONG KONG, Sept 23 — A new high-speed rail link between Hong Kong and mainland China launched today, a multi-billion dollar project that critics say gives away part of the city's territory to an increasingly assertive Beijing. Chinese security.....

 2018-09-23 00:45 

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Kaobahn: Thai flavours of a home away from home...

BANGKOK, Sept 23 — My favourite Thai dish is pad krapao, a quick stir-fry of minced pork with Thai holy basil and chillies served with hot steamed jasmine rice. It's so popular you can find ready-to-go versions from convenience stores and cooked...

 2018-09-23 00:44 

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Klopp wowed by Liverpool's hot start...

LIVERPOOL, Sept 23 Juergen Klopp admitted Liverpool's flying start has surprised him as they won their sixth successive Premier League game to return to the top of the table. The comfortable 3-0 victory over Southampton at Anfield was wrapped up......

 2018-09-23 00:32 

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Fancy a pair of custom-made shoes? Just call Karina Ng...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 — She may not be as well known as Jimmy Choo but Karina Ng's shoes have been worn by the First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump and even the late American actress Farah Fawcett. In fact her shoes are made right in.....

 2018-09-23 00:30 

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Savour the perfect gelato at 8% Ice...

TAIPEI, Sept 23 — Would ice cream by any other name taste as sweet? Gelatieri (Italian ice cream makers) would reply in the negative: no, not all ice creams are made equal. In a world populated by sorbets and sherbets, semifreddos and shaved ice,......

 2018-09-23 00:20 

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Rodriguez stars as Bayern maintain perfect Bundesliga start...

BERLIN, Sept 23 James Rodriguez shone for Bayern Munich, scoring a goal and winning a penalty, as the German champions made it four wins from their first four Bundesliga games with a 2-0 victory at Schalke to stay top yesterday. Rodriguez struck......

 2018-09-23 00:20 

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Continuing the legacy of Ah Go Go Hokkien Me...

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 23 — "Ah Go Go" is what people call this Hokkien mee stall located on a narrow lane off Magazine Road. Back in the 1980s and up to the 1990s, the Hokkien mee stall was so popular that long queues of people would wait......

 2018-09-23 00:15 

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Accuser of Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh agrees to testify to Senate committee...

WASHINGTON, Sept 22 — A woman who has accused US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel next week but details of her appearance have not been finalized, her lawyers said yesterday. US......

 2018-09-23 00:05 

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First cars from Vietnam's VinFast to debut at 2018 Paris Motor Show...

PARIS, Sept 23 — The new Vietnamese car-maker, VinFast, has joined forces with Pininfarina for its debut at the Paris Motor Show, October 4-14, 2018, where the firm will unveil its first two models: a sedan and an SUV. According to VinFast —.....

 2018-09-23 00:03 

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A look at five upcoming movies featuring music from chart acts (VIDEO)...

LOS ANGELES, Sept 23 Movie score composers, such as John Williams for Jaws, Michel Legrand for The Thomas Crown Affair or Maurice Jarre for Lawrence of Arabia, often stay in the shadows of the industry, even if their work remains essential to a......

 2018-09-22 23:59 

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Pochettino hails Spurs' mental strength to halt losing streak...

LONDON, Sept 23 Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino praised the mentality of his side to grind out a much-needed 2-1 win in sodden conditions at Brighton yesterday to halt a run of three straight defeats. Harry Kane ended a five-game......

 2018-09-22 23:54 

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Withdrawal symptoms from quitting junk food similar to those experienced when quitting drugs...

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 23 — New US research has found that quitting junk food can produce similar withdrawal symptoms during the first week to those experienced when quitting drugs. Carried out by researchers at the University of Michigan and......

 2018-09-22 23:44 

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Liverpool, Man City cruise as United held on Ferguson's return...

LONDON, Sept 23 Liverpool and Manchester City's shootout for the Premier League title intensified yesterday with comfortable wins over Southampton and Cardiff, while Manchester United were held 1-1 by Wolves on the day Alex Ferguson returned to......

 2018-09-22 23:39 

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Real see off gritty Espanyol, Atletico sink Getafe...

MADRID, Sept 23 Marco Asensio's strike earned Real Madrid a 1-0 win over Espanyol to send them top of La Liga and Thomas Lemar scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid in a 2-0 victory at Getafe yesterday. Julen Lopetegui's Real were tested by......

 2018-09-22 23:32 

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Comcast eclipses Murdoch's Fox with 30b Sky bid...

LONDON, Sept 23 — US cable giant Comcast outbid Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox in a blind auction for the European TV operator Sky yesterday that all but settled a titanic battle between the two media empires. Britain's takeover regulator...

 2018-09-22 23:28 

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Cops detain tahfiz school principal for allagedly sodomising students...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 The principal of a tahfiz centre in Kepong was detained by the police for allegedly sodomising nine students from the school. Kuala Lumpur deputy police chief Datuk Zainuddin Yaacop said the 30-year-old suspect was nabbed a......

 2018-09-22 23:22 

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PD constituents wanted incumbent MP to stay, says Umno man...

PORT DICKSON, Sept 23 The constituents of Port Dickson would rather see its outgoing MP Datuk Danyal Balagopal Abdullah serve his full term, Port Dickson Umno division chief Mohd Faizal Ramli said. Mohd Faizal said local residents expressed......

 2018-09-22 23:16 

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Iran's Khamenei blames Gulf Arab states for military parade attack...

DUBAI, Sept 23 — Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused US-backed Gulf Arab states of carrying out a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, almost half of them members of the country's elite Revolutionary......

 2018-09-22 23:15 

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PPBM man welcomes Rafizi, Abdullah Sani to PD campaign...

PORT DICKSON, Sept 23 PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli and Kapar MP Datuk Abdullah Sani Abdul Hamid can campaign in Port Dickson, said a Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) youth chief. Port Dickson PPBM Armada chief Megat Muhammad Faris Megat......

 2018-09-22 23:07 

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PD voters upset over MP's resignation, but welcome poll's economic prospects...

PETALING JAYA, Sept 23 Datuk Danyal Balagopal Abdullah's resignation as the elected representative of Port Dickson has left some voters disappointed as they feel that he should serve out his term. But others are excited at the economic......

 2018-09-22 23:00 

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Is PJ Thum the last Malayan?...

SEPT 23 — Thum Ping Tjin aka PJ Thum, an increasingly prominent Singaporean historian, believes Singapore is part of Malaya. He is almost certainly right. This is a historical and geographic fact. It has (in-itself) nothing to do with politics and.....

 2018-09-22 16:21 

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Opec and allies struggle to pump more oil as Iran supply falls...

ALGIERS, Sept 22 — Opec and its allies reduced oil output in August as a drop in Iranian supply due to US sanctions derailed their attempts to raise production to agreed levels, delegates said today as the energy producers prepared to hold talks......

 2018-09-22 16:14 

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Bersih: Reforms can't wait for Art Harun's appointment under changed Constitution...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 — Much-needed reforms mean that the country cannot afford to wait for the Federal Constitution to be amended before Azhar Azizan @ Harun is appointed as chairman of the Election Commission (EC), Bersih 2.0 said today. The......

 2018-09-22 15:52 

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Perak PKR wants manual voting back after election delayed...

IPOH, Sept 22 — Perak PKR proposed today that the party election revert to manual voting, after it was forced to postpone polling originally slated tomorrow due to chaos in other states. Perak PKR chairman Datuk Muhammud Nur Manuty said the state......

 2018-09-22 15:48 

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Minister proposes Mazlan Aliman to lead Agriculture Ministry agency...

TEMERLOH, Sept 22 — Persatuan Anak Peneroka Felda Kebangsaan chairman Mazlan Aliman is expected to be appointed as chairman of a key agency under the Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Ministry. It Minister Datuk Salahudin Ayub said he had......

 2018-09-22 15:39 

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Supreme Court nominee assault storm fans #MeToo flames...

WASHINGTON, Sept 22 —When US President Donald Trump demanded to know why his Supreme Court nominee's sexual assault accuser did not come forward sooner, he sought to cast doubt over her claims. His argument? If her story were true, Christine......

 2018-09-22 15:33 

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Annual Oktoberfest kicks off in Munich with beer, lederhosen, sausages...

MUNICH, Germany, Sept 22 — Thousands of visitors, many of them dressed in traditional lederhosen or dirndl corseted dresses, descended on Munich today for the start of the annual Oktoberfest, the world's largest beer festival. Munich's mayor...

 2018-09-22 15:30 

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Esscom needs additional allocations, says Azis Jamman...

KOTA KINABALU, Sept 22 — The Eastern Sabah Security Command needs additional allocations to carry out its duties more effectively, especially in Sabah waters, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Mohd Azis Jamman. He revealed that Esscom was among the......

 2018-09-22 15:11 

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10 new toxic alcohol poisoning cases reported, says Health DG...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 — A total of 10 new cases of toxic alcohol poisoning have been reported at Health Ministry facilities — seven in Selangor one each in Kuala Lumpur, Perak and Negri Sembilan as at noon today. Health Director-General Datuk ...

 2018-09-22 15:10 

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Trump border wall going up in Texas...

LOS ANGELES, Sept 22 — The United States was to begin construction in Texas today of part of President Donald Trump's border wall designed to curb illegal immigration, which he calls a security threat. Running along four miles (six kilometers).....

 2018-09-22 14:59 

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After Kedah and Penang chaos, Perak PKR delays election indefinitely...

IPOH, Sept 22 — After scuffles and technical problems disrupted voting in Kedah and Penang in the PKR election today, the Perak chapter postponed its elections initially scheduled for tomorrow. State PKR information chief Siti Aishah Shaik Ismail......

 2018-09-22 14:55 

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Iran vows 'crushing response' after gunmen kill 29 at army parade...

TEHRAN, Sept 22 — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani vowed a "crushing response" after gunmen shot dead at least 29 people including women and children today in an attack on an Iranian military parade. The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group....

 2018-09-22 14:51 

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China summons US ambassador over military sanctions...

BEIJING, Sept 22 — China summoned the US ambassador today to lodge an official protest over sanctions imposed by the United States against a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian fighter jets and missiles, state media said. The......

 2018-09-22 14:49 

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Avoid racial, religious issues to gain political mileage, says Waytha Moorthy...

PETALING JAYA, Sept 22 — All politicians should refrain from touching on sensitive issues related to race and religion for their own political interests because it does not help in nation building, said Minister in the Prime Minister's......

 2018-09-22 14:46 

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Only Abbas able to make peace: former Israel PM Olmert...

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories, Sept 22 — Mahmud Abbas is the only Palestinian leader capable of striking a peace deal with Israel, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert said in comments broadcast today after the two men met in Paris.......

 2018-09-22 14:42 

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'Welcome back': Ferguson at United for first time since brain op...

MANCHESTER, Sept 22 — Alex Ferguson made an emotional return to Manchester United today for the first time since the club's legendary former manager had emergency brain surgery. Ferguson, who managed United for 27 years, was left fighting for......

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