Monday November 24, 2014

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  1. Selangor tables RM2.42b budget

    Selangor tables RM2.42b budget

    SHAH ALAM Nov 24, 2014: The Selangor government has tabled its biggest budget in its history with approximately RM2.42 billion in allocation. However, the budget tabled by Selangor Menteri Besar Mohamed Azmin Ali would also record a deficit of RM450 million, another first since Pakatan took over the...

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  • Mean machine

    Nov 24, 2014: Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi gets comfortable on one of the Kawasaki motorcycles, which was launched by Kawasaki Motors Malaysia Sdn Bhd yesterday. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

  • Shadow cyclist

    Nov 24, 2014: A shadow of a cyclist along a path at Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, Kuala Lumpur. City folks love to spend their weekends exercising in the park. — TRP pic by Daniel Chan

  • Formula 1

    Nov 24, 2014: Mercedes-AMG’s British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium, after winning the overall title of the 2014 Formula 1 GP, at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. – AFP pic

  • Davis Cup

    Nov 24, 2014: (L-R) Switzerland’s Marco Chiudinelli, Roger Federer, Davis Cup team captain Severin Luthi, Stanislas Wawrinka and Michael Lammer, celebrate with the trophy after winning the Davis Cup final against France, at Stade Pierre Mauroy in Villeneuve-d’Ascq, northern France. – AFP pic

  • Young Kurdish refugees from Kobani

    Nov 23, 2014: Kurdish refugee girls from the Syrian town of Kobani play in a refugee camp in the Turkish border town of Suruc, Sanliurfa Province. – Reuters pic

  • Daruma dolls will bring you luck

    Nov 23, 2014: A staff adjusts the positions of Daruma dolls displayed at Daruma shop ‘Daimonya’ in Takasaki, northwest of Tokyo. Daruma dolls, representing the Indian priest Bodhidharma, the founder of Zen Buddhism in China, is used to bring luck. – Reuters pic

  • Clash of grand champions

    Nov 23, 2014: Mongolian-born ‘yokozuna’, or grand champion, Hakuho (right) pushing his compatriot and fellow ‘yokozuna’ Kakuryu out of the ring on the last bout of the 15-day Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament in Fukuoka, western Japan, on Nov 23, 2014. Hakuho tied sumo legend Taiho’s record of 32 Emperor’s Cup wins to send shockwaves through Japan’s ancient sport. — AFP pic

  • PM on a kapchai motorcycle

    Nov 22, 2014: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak getting on an old motorcycle with his wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, during the launch of the Malaysian Agriculture, Horticulture and Agrotourism (Maha) exhibition at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS), near Kuala Lumpur, today. — Bernama pic

  • Actress Zhang Ziyi at 51st Golden Horse Film Awards

    Nov 22, 2014: Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi poses for photographers on the red carpet at the 51st Golden Horse Film Awards in Taipei. – Reuters pic

  • Malaysian actress Angelica Lee at the 51st Golden Horse Film Awards

    Nov 22, 2014: Malaysian actress Angelica Lee poses for photographers on the red carpet at the 51st Golden Horse Film Awards in Taipei. – Reuters pic

News

  1. Nazri, Zahid should resign, says former Sabah CM

    Nazri, Zahid should resign, says former Sabah CM

    KOTA KINABALU, Nov 24, 2014: The Federal Government not only let Sabahans down by failing to secure the state’s east coast, but further damaged the tourism industry by labelling Sabah as unsafe....

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  2. No supplementary budget needed, says Selangor MB

  3. Penang Gerakan all for limiting CM’s tenure to two terms

  4. International organisations must be sensitive to Malaysia’s culture

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  1. All Sides: Is RON95 market pricing better?

    All Sides: Is RON95 market pricing better?

    Aaron Lee Could that be the plan after all (be), first to confound us with the preposterous suggestion of financial-status hierarchical system for fuel purchases and then abrogate it with, instead, scrapping the subsidy as a change, thinking that we will accept it as a relief, a palliative alternative?...

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EPL 2014

  • Palace

    Nov 24, 2014: Crystal Palace’s Argentinian goalkeeper Julian Speroni claims the ball above teammate Brede Hangeland, under pressure from Liverpool’s Rickie Lambert (Right), during the English Premier League football match at Selhurst Park. – AFP pic

  • Swansea

    Nov 10, 2014: Swansea City’s Welsh defender Neil Taylor (Left) and Ki Sung-Yueng celebrate at the final whistle as Arsenal’s English striker Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, lies on the ground in reaction after Swansea won 2-1. – AFP pic

  • Poppy

    Nov 8, 2014: Two men dressed in vintage military uniform carry a large Remembrance poppy on the pitch, ahead of kick off of the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield in Liverpool. – AFP pic

  • Man City

    Nov 3, 2014: Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero (Right) celebrates scoring the opening goal as Manchester United’s Argentinian midfielder Angel Di Maria reacts during the English Premier League football match, last night. City beat United 1-0. – AFP pic

  • Balotelli

    Nov 2, 2014: Liverpool’s Italian striker Mario Balotelli reacts during the English Premier League football match against Newcastle United at St James’ Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. – AFP pic

  • Steve Bruce

    Oct 26, 2014: Hull City’s English manager Steve Bruce, covers his head after chanting from Liverpool supporters during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Hull City, at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool. – AFP pic

  • Oct 21, 2014: Manchester United’s Dutch manager Louis van Gaal (Centre), reacts during the English Premier League football match against West Bromwich Albion, which ended in a 2-2 draw. – AFP pic

  • QPR

    Oct 19, 2014: Queens Park Rangers’ English striker Charlie Austin (Above) reacts to a missed chance during their 2-3 loss to Liverpool, at Loftus Road in London. – AFP pic

  • EPL

    Oct 19, 2014: Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero (Above), scored all four of his side’s goals as they demolished Spurs 4-1, in a thrilling EPL match, Saturday. – AFP pic

  • Liverpool

    Oct 16, 2014: Liverpool’s English midfielder Adam Lallana (Second from Right) celebrates with teammates Philippe Coutinho (Right), midfielder Jordan Henderson (Second from Left) and Steven Gerrard, who celebrated 11 years as captain of the Anfield club on Wednesday. — AFP pic

  • Arsene, Mourinho

    Oct 6, 2014: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho (Right) and Arsene Wenger, are kept apart by the fourth official Jonathan Moss, during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. – AFP pic

  • EPL, Liverpool

    Oct 5, 2014: Liverpool’s English midfielder Adam Lallana (Second from Right), celebrates with teammates, Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho (Right), Jordan Henderson (Second from Left) and Gerrard, after scoring the opening goal, in their 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. – AFP pic

  • EPL, Pardew

    Sept 30, 2014: A Newcastle United fan holds a, ‘Sack Pardew’ banner, during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent. – AFP pic

  • EPL 14

    Sept 28, 2014: Everton’s English defender Phil Jagielka (Right) celebrates scoring the equalising goal during the English Premier match against Liverpool at Anfield. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. – AFP Pic

  • Leicester City

    Sept 22, 2014: Leicester City’s English striker Jamie Vardy (Right) celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Manchester United at the King Power Stadium in Leicester. – AFP pic

  • Liverpool

    Sept 21, 2014: Steven Gerrard (Left) and striker Mario Balotelli react at the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Liverpool at The Boleyn Ground, Upton Park. West Ham won the game 3-1. – AFP pic

  • Costa

    Sept 18, 2014: Chelsea’s Spanish striker Diego Costa (Third from Left) warms up with teammates during training ahead of their UEFA Champions League, group G football match against Schalke 04. Costa who scored a hat-trick against Swansea City last Saturday, is again expected to feature prominently against Man City on Sunday. — AFP pic

  • man united

    Sept 15, 2014: Manchester United’s English striker Wayne Rooney (Second from Left), celebrates scoring their third goal with teammates, during the English Premier League football match against Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester. – AFP pic

  • Villa1

    Sept 14, 2014: Aston Villa’s English striker Gabriel Agbonlahor (Second from Right), celebrates scoring a goal during the English Premier League football match against Liverpool ,at the Anfield Stadium in Liverpool. – AFP pic

  • Manchester United

    Sept 12, 2014: Manchester United’s latest signings Colombian striker Radamel Falcao (Left) and Dutch midfielder Daley Blind, pose for photographers during their unveiling at Old Trafford in Manchester. – AFP pic

  • EPL17

    Sept 1, 2014: Liverpool’s English midfielder Steven Gerrard (Right) celebrates scoring a penalty for their second goal with Italian striker Mario Balotelli, during the English Premier League football match against Tottenham Hotspur, at White Hart Lane in London. – AFP pic

  • EPL16

    Aug 31, 2014: Chelsea’s Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa celebrates scoring his team’s sixth goal during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park in Liverpool. – AFP pic

  • EPL 16

    Aug 30, 2014: Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal reacts during their English Premier League soccer match 0-0 draw, against Burnley at Turf Moor in Burnley, northern England. – AFP pic

  • EPL13

    Aug 29, 2014: Manchester United’s new signing Angel Di Maria (Left) poses for a photograph with his jersey and manager Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England. – Reuters pic

  • epl12

    Aug 26, 2014: Liverpool’s new signings Mario Balotelli (Second from Right) and Adam Lallana (Second from Left), watch their team play, during their English Premier League soccer match against Manchester City, at the Etihad stadium in Manchester, northern England. – Reuters pic

  • epl12

    Aug 25, 2014: The hands of Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal are crossed before their English Premier League soccer match against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland. The game ended in a 1-1 draw. – Reuters pic

  • epl11

    Aug 24, 2014: Chelsea’’s Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge in London. – AFP Pic

  • epl10

    Aug 24, 2014: Aston Villa’s Gabby Agbonlahor (Left) challenges Newcastle United’s Mike Williamson during their English Premier League soccer match at Villa Park in Birmingham. – AFP pic

  • RIP

    Aug 21, 2014: Newcastle United’s Argentinian defender Fabricio Coloccini (Right), Manchester City’s Belgian defender Vincent Kompany (Left), and family members observe a minute’s silence for the two Newcastle United fans, Liam Sweeney and John Alder, who died in the MH17 Malaysian aircraft disaster, before the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James’ Park in Newcastle. – AFP pic

  • EPL8

    Aug 20, 2014: Chelsea’s Ivorian striker Didier Drogba (Centre) vies with Burnley’s English defender Jason Shackell (Right) during the English Premier League football match in Burnley, north west England. Chelsea won the game 3-1. – AFP pic

  • Palace
  • Swansea
  • Poppy
  • Man City
  • Balotelli
  • Steve Bruce
  • QPR
  • EPL
  • Liverpool
  • Arsene, Mourinho
  • EPL, Liverpool
  • EPL, Pardew
  • EPL 14
  • Leicester City
  • Liverpool
  • Costa
  • man united
  • Villa1
  • Manchester United
  • EPL17
  • EPL16
  • EPL 16
  • EPL13
  • epl12
  • epl12
  • epl11
  • epl10
  • RIP
  • EPL8

Business

  1. Malaysian palm oil firms amongst world best, and worst

    Malaysian palm oil firms amongst world best, and worst

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 24: Malaysian palm oil companies are amongst the most transparent companies in the world in terms of sustainability according to a research conducted by the Zoological Society...

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  2. Crude oil price may fall to US$60

  3. Indonesia drags on Axiata profit

  4. Legal sharks circling MOL Global

Motoring

  1. Hamilton clinches 2014 title but what next?

    Hamilton clinches 2014 title but what next?

    Briton Lewis Hamilton clinched the 2014 FIA Formula One Grand Prix championship on Sunday when he led for most of the Abu Dhabi GP and finished ahead of Brazilian Felipe Massa and the latter’s...

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  2. Putrajaya Formula E Grand Prix delivers great on-track action

  3. Ogier presented with limited edition Ducati

  4. Winners for ‘the Great Nissan Buy 1 Win 1″ announced, Round two kicks off 

Life

  1. Chilean mums growing support for medical marijuana

    Chilean mums growing support for medical marijuana

    PAULINA Bobadilla was beyond desperate. The drugs no longer stopped her daughter’s epileptic seizures and the little girl had become so numb to pain, she would tear off her own fingernails...

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  2. Celebrity song to aid fight against Africa Ebola crisis tops UK charts

  3. Paying for a cuddle

  4. Burger station’s recipe for success

Sports

  1. Tears of joy for Federer as Swiss win Davis Cup

    Tears of joy for Federer as Swiss win Davis Cup

    PARIS, Nov 24: Roger Federer gave Switzerland and himself a first Davis Cup title on Sunday in Lille, pounding Richard Gasquet of France in straight sets to ensure the winning point. Federer...

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  2. F1: Single-minded Hamilton speeds to gold and glory

  3. AFF Suzuki Cup: Dollah chides ref for biased decision

  4. AFF Suzuki Cup: 10-man Harimau Malaya escape with a point

World

  1. Cesspool filled with excrement explodes, brings down building in China

    Cesspool filled with excrement explodes, brings down building in China

    BEIJING, Nov 24, 2014: A cesspool filled with excrement has exploded in central China, injuring 15 people and knocking down a building, state-run media reported. The blast was apparently sparked...

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  2. 9 Chinese fishermen fined for poaching in disputed waters

  3. Abbott’s threat to ‘shirtfront’ Putin prompts dictionary to broaden definition

  4. Boy with fake gun dies after police shoot him

Rakyat TV

  1. Standing on his ‘own foot’ and beating the odds

    Yap Kon Song was only 14 when he lost his right leg when it was crushed by a big stone while helping his parents to mine iron ores. He was hospitalised for three months and was brought home to recuperate. He felt useless and purposeless as the incident happened at an age where he had dreams […]

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Trending

  1. PM: Farmers won’t be hit by fuel subsidy removal as they ride kapchai

    PM: Farmers won’t be hit by fuel subsidy removal as they ride kapchai

    Published: 22 Nov 2014, 5:51pm

  2. What’s wrong with the world? Son asks after mother mowed down by neighbour

    What’s wrong with the world? Son asks after mother mowed down by neighbour

    Published: 21 Nov 2014, 7:05pm

  3. RON95 at market price from Dec 1

    RON95 at market price from Dec 1

    Published: 21 Nov 2014, 3:21pm

  4. Man runs over neighbour over garbage dispute

    Man runs over neighbour over garbage dispute

    Published: 21 Nov 2014, 2:46pm

  5. Come clean on what happened, hospital told after teenager’s death

    Come clean on what happened, hospital told after teenager’s death

    Published: 21 Nov 2014, 2:46pm

  6. 12-hour wait for a pair of H&M skinny jeans

    12-hour wait for a pair of H&M skinny jeans

    Published: 20 Nov 2014, 9:21pm

  7. MAS charter flights to Christmas Island

    MAS charter flights to Christmas Island

    Published: 20 Nov 2014, 4:55pm

  8. A-G: I am also a product of inter-racial marriage

    A-G: I am also a product of inter-racial marriage

    Published: 19 Nov 2014, 5:31pm

  9. Another road bully incident?

    Another road bully incident?

    Published: 19 Nov 2014, 9:47am

  10. Road bully suspect detained by police

    Road bully suspect detained by police

    Published: 18 Nov 2014, 3:36pm

Quote of the Day

“Each and every Malaysian regardless of race, religion and political ideology must observe the laws, rules and regulations that bind all of them from making any provocative and racist statements as the consequences will be unbearable for everyone to take.”

 

Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi at an international forum “Hyperconnectivity and Social Media" held in conjunction with the Umno General Assembly.

Say What?

“My goal was never to make Facebook cool. I’m not a cool person, and I’ve never really tried to be cool.”

 

Thirty-year-old billionaire Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg during his first public Q&A session at Facebook’s California headquarters on Nov 8, 2014.

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