India politician charged after donkey ride to file papers

Indian police charged a would-be election candidate with animal cruelty Wednesday after he rode a donkey to file his application for the national ballot.  Mani Bhushan Sharma, a perennial long-shot candidate, filed his nomination papers on Monday followed by a

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Liverpool ‘giants’ stun Barca to make Champions League final

Liverpool produced one of the most stunning comebacks in Champions League history to beat Barcelona 4-0 and progress to the final for the second consecutive year on Tuesday as stand-in striker Divock Origi and substitute Georginio Wijnaldum both scored twice. Liverpool went

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Sunway Malls adopt flora inspired theme for Raya

KUALA LUMPUR: All six Sunway Malls across Malaysia have been transformed into a thematic garden to usher in the upcoming Hari Raya celebration. Its chief operating officer Kevin Tan said the ‘Bunga-Bunga Raya’ theme revolved around the different species of

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Mohamaddin: Kulim Airport project important to boost tourism

KUALA LUMPUR: The construction of the Kulim International Airport (LTAK) in Kedah is one of the most important projects which will contribute to the country’s tourism industry, says Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi (. He said the

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Northern states to experience heavy rain, strong winds

KUALA LUMPUR: Perlis, Kedah, and Penang will experience heavy rains, strong winds and turbulent seas following the start of the southwest monsoon season yesterday. Malaysian Meteorological Department’s National Weather and Geophysics Operations Centre director Dr Mohd Hisham Mohd Anip said

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MCMC denies spying on mobile phone users

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has denied allegations that certain individuals’ mobile phones were being monitored and spied on by the authorities in the country. MCMC in a statement today said the claims were false and baseless.

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