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August 30, 2012
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HAWAII: A flight attendant is landing in the Guinness World Records book after spending 63 years moving about the... More ››

August 30, 2012
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LONDON: Andrew Strauss announced his retirement from professional cricket on Wednesday, ending a successful 3 1/2-year spell as England’s... More ››

August 30, 2012
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JAKARTA: Six people were plucked alive from the water by a cargo ship Thursday after an asylum-seeker boat went... More ››

August 30, 2012
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SYDNEY: Australian business spending was surprisingly strong last quarter as miners splashed out on new building, underpinning expectations of... More ››

| August 30, 2012
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A festival celebrating Petaling Street's history will be held over the Merdeka weekend. More ››

August 30, 2012
FEATURE
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Hong Kong's secrets to longevity. More ››

August 30, 2012
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Puncak Wangi vs Mtoday News: An apology “We, Mtoday News Sdn Bhd and Nantha Kumar, refer to the article... More ››

August 30, 2012
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SINGAPORE:  Untold hours of training and unstinting parental support put teenager Lydia Ko on top of female golf —... More ››

August 30, 2012
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Bertemakan Sebangsa, Senegara, Sejiwa, sambutan itu akan berlangsung bermula pada jam 8.30 malam. More ››

| August 30, 2012
COMMENT
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Hasil usahasama antara syarikat alat ganti kereta potong, kedai jual pelekat kenderaan dan pembeli kenderaan Proton Wira. More ››

| August 30, 2012
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Suhakam says the sentences meted out against two statutory rape offenders recently makes it "doubtful" whether the rights and... More ››

August 30, 2012
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The former Perak menteri besar sued Utusan Malaysia for allegedly publishing a defamatory statement on his RM520,000 bid and... More ››

| August 30, 2012
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The PBS Kadaiamaian division also wants a RM3 billion trust fund set up to assist Sabahans. More ››

August 30, 2012

FMT LETTER, From Zakay Rehman, via e-mail The National Land Council meeting recently announced the going ahead in tabling... More ››

August 30, 2012
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BERLIN: Germany’s men’s Olympic hockey team is facing a bill for damages of 500,000 euros after the party they... More ››

| August 30, 2012
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Despite promising a solution on July 21, PJS 1 Block E buyers are still waiting for the Selangor... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MONTREAL: A defiant Lance Armstrong has rebutted the US Anti-Doping Agency’s claims that he is a drug cheat, telling... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MANILA: Philippine economic growth slowed much more sharply than expected in the second quarter as exports slumped, boosting expectations... More ››

August 30, 2012
FEATURE
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If you already eat chocolate now and then, and your waistline does not seem to be suffering, there's no... More ››

| August 30, 2012
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Delays in renovation works turn the place into a mess of filth where only mosquitoes get fed. More ››

August 30, 2012

FMT LETTER, From Sean Whyte, via e-mail Perhilitan have announced the closure of six zoos out of the 22... More ››

August 30, 2012
COMMENT
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DAP menghormati tujuan PAS untuk melaksanakan hudud sedangkan UMNO dari dulu menghalang pelaksanaan hudud ini secara terbuka. More ››

August 30, 2012
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MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: India’s economic growth may have slowed to a near-decade low, but you wouldn’t know it from the... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MADRID: Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo struck first-half goals as Real Madrid beat 10-man Barcelona 2-1 to lift the... More ››

August 30, 2012
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NEW YORK: When the moment came to say goodbye, Kim Clijsters wasn’t quite ready to leave tennis behind for... More ››

August 30, 2012
Former Paralympic archer, Margaret Maughan, lights cauldron in Olympic Stadium during opening ceremony of London 2012 Paralympic Games

LONDON: Wheelchair-bound physicist Stephen Hawking challenged athletes to “look to the stars” yesterday as he helped open a record-setting... More ››

August 30, 2012
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CHAR DARAH (Afghanistan): Fahima had just arrived home from school when members of the Afghan Local Police (ALP), a... More ››

August 30, 2012
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LONDON: Liverpool have been dealt a major blow with the news that Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva will miss the... More ››

August 30, 2012
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ZAGREB: Ivica Horvat, a legend in Croatian and Yugoslav football, died aged 86 at his holiday home on the... More ››

August 30, 2012
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police are investigating a US$10 million fraud claim arising from an audit of Asia’s football governing... More ››

August 30, 2012
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LONDON: Britain’s most famous living scientist, Stephen Hawking, was to appear at the opening ceremony of London’s Paralympic Games... More ››

August 30, 2012
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BERLIN: Spain midfielder Javier Martinez looks set to sign for Bayern Munich yesterday after passing the obligatory medical in... More ››

August 30, 2012
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NEW YORK: Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova can relax. The latest funny video from Novak Djokovic, whose imitations of... More ››

August 30, 2012
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SEOUL: South Korea yesterday recalled Arsenal’s Park Chu-Young for next month’s World Cup qualifier away at Uzbekistan, while Bolton... More ››

August 30, 2012
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DAMASCUS: Three shopkeepers seated in front of their shops in the centre of the Syrian capital remain engrossed in... More ››

August 30, 2012
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WASHINGTON: The United States yesterday urged Iran to free a former US Marine on the anniversary of his detention,... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MARSEILLE, (France): Paule Bronzini, France’s oldest woman, has died at the age of 112, her retirement home announced yesterday.... More ››

August 30, 2012
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DAMASCUS: President Bashar al-Assad said his forces need more time to win the battle in Syria and scoffed at... More ››

August 30, 2012
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COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s national carrier announced yesterday it had jettisoned pilots’ bulky paper manuals weighing 84 kilogrammes in favour... More ››

August 30, 2012
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NEW DELHI: The owner of an Indian clothing store said yesterday that he would only change its name from... More ››

August 30, 2012
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BEIJING: An Air China plane bound for New York was forced to return to Beijing yesterday after receiving a... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MOSCOW: Russia yesterday called for an impartial investigation into the latest “barbaric” violence near Syria’s capital Damascus, where hundreds... More ››

August 30, 2012
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THE HAGUE: Dutch police said yesterday that an alert over a feared hijacking of a flight from Spain to... More ››

August 30, 2012
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MOSCOW: Russia’s Islamic spiritual leader appealed for calm on yesterday amid rising Muslim violence that witnessed the suicide blast... More ››

August 30, 2012
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PARIS: His popularity sliding less than four months after being elected, Socialist President Francois Hollande is heading into a... More ››

August 30, 2012
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PARIS: France’s Socialist government unveiled plans yesterday to subsidise the creation of tens of thousands of jobs for marginalised... More ››

August 30, 2012
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CAIRO: Former premier Ahmed Shafiq, who left Egypt amid a corruption probe after losing to Mohamed Morsi in a... More ››

August 30, 2012
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KHARTOUM: Rebels in Sudan’s war-torn South Kordofan and Blue Nile states, where hundreds of thousands of people have been... More ››

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