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STRANGERS AT 47, a cafe in Petaling Jaya, Selangor was abuzz this morning as hundreds of people queued up for a chance to buy a burger from the lauded IN-N-OUT BURGER pop-up store. The one-day event saw fans queue up as early as 7.30am. A total of 300 burgers were prepared for the day which began at 11am. Each visitor
The Sundaily   |   3 hrs ago

LOS ANGELES: Fantasy romance "The Shape of Water" topped the Oscars nominations list on Tuesday with 13 nods, as the Academy also gave a rare nomination to a woman in the directing category. Guillermo del Toro's Cold War-set fairy tale scored nods for best picture, best director, best actress for its star Sally Hawkin
 
The Sundaily   |   3 hrs ago

Malaysian envoy in Bangkok says incident involving 4 men cheating a resort owner is latest in a recent string of scams carried out by Malaysians. PETALING JAYA: Four Malaysian men have been arrested in Thailand for allegedly cheating a Thai woman out of 17.8 million baht (RM2.2 million). The men were believed to ha
 
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Hari Budha Magar had been training hard in hopes of becoming the first above-the-knee double amputee to scale Mount Everest until his plans were scuppered by the law introduced in December. KATHMANDU: A former Gurkha soldier who lost both his legs in Afghanistan hit out Tuesday at new rules by the Nepal government th
 
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LAHAD DATU, Jan 23 (Bernama) -- The Eastern Sabah Security Command (ESSCom) has detained 14 illegal immigrants in the district, including a four-year-old girl, in a two-day integrated operation ended today. ESSCom commander Datuk Hazani Ghazali said the immigrants, comprising 12 Filipinos and two Indonesians, were
Bernama   |   4 hrs ago

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 (Bernama) -- Three men were arrested for taking the law into their own hands after they were suspected of assaulting a car driver at Batu 13, Jalan Puchong (Damansara-Puchong Highway-bound) near here last Friday. In the 7 pm incident, the 39-year-old man, who was driving a Perodua Myvi, was bea
Bernama   |   4 hrs ago

KUALA TERENGGANU, Jan 23 (Bernanam) -- Three senior citizens, a man and two women, were almost trapped during a fire at a four-storey shophouse along Jalan Dalam Kota, here, this afternoon. In the 4.30pm incident, the victims, Ng Kok Hwa, 70, his wife, Cho Chin Ha, 64, and his sister, Penny Ng, 54, were said to be
Bernama   |   4 hrs ago

KUALA LUMPUR: The construction of Sungai Besi-Ulu Kelang (SUKE) highway was temporarily halted for cleaning up works following a landslide at a hillside near Jalan Saga 28, Taman Bukit Saga, this morning. No casualties were reported in the 10.45am incident. Projek Lintasan Kota Holdings Sdn Bhd (Prolintas) in a sta
 
NST   |   5 hrs ago

LONDON: Two central London train stations and nearby roads were reopened Tuesday after a gas leak prompted the evacuation of almost 1,500 people. The end of the shutdown followed an emergency services operation overnight to move people out of the area. The Strand, a major road running from Trafalgar Square to Waterlo
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

SOFIA: A Bulgarian court sentenced on Tuesday a former head of the intelligence agency to 15 years in jail and ordered the confiscation of half his assets after finding him guilty of embezzlement. Convictions of high-ranking officials are rare in Bulgaria, the poorest nation in the European Union and according to Tran
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

GEORGE TOWN: Critics of the state housing policy should consider that Penang now has the highest number of affordable housing projects either completed or pending, compared to pre-2008, according to state housing committee chairperson and DAP assemblyman, Jagdeep Singh Deo. Jagdeep said that an analysis report which m
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

PUTRAJAYA: Seabed Constructor, the vessel tasked with searching for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, has arrived at the search area in the southern Indian Ocean. Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) director-general and Head of MH370 Response Team, Datuk Seri Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, said the vessel had commenced
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

BERLIN: Four people were killed on Tuesday when a small plane and a helicopter collided in southwestern Germany, police said. The two aircraft crashed in the skies above the town of Philippsburg, close to the French border, a German police spokesman said, adding that he was unable to say if there may be other victims.
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

GEORGE TOWN: Police have uncovered a heroin processing laboratory after raiding an apartment in Relau near here, they arrested two men and seized various drugs worth RM158,800 on Sunday. Northeast district police chief ACP Anuar Omar said the raid at a syndicate rented premise at 9pm was based on intelligence and sur
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

KUALA LUMPUR: Invest Malaysia 2018, which broke the norm and kick started the year rather than being the usual June affair, is expected to be a subdued two-day event with no major announcements for the local capital market, at a time when the general election is around the corner. This year’s edition is enjoying an en
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health has declared an end to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreak in the country following no new cases of the infection detected since a 55-year-old man, who had contracted the disease while performing the Umrah, returned to Malaysia at the end of last mon
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

PETALING JAYA: The remand order on a welfare home caretaker who was arrested by Selangor police last week for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl and molesting another child, was extended by a week today by the Ampang magistrate's court to facilitate further investigations into the case. The 55-year-old man who was br
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will never repeg the ringgit to the US dollar, according to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. "We've made it very clear that we would never repeat that measure, trusting that while there may be short-term fluctuations, in the longer term the level of the ringgit would reflect the stre
 
The Sundaily   |   5 hrs ago

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