Saturday November 01, 2014

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  1. ‘Selangor Umno must open its eyes to three reality checks’

    ‘Selangor Umno must open its eyes to three reality checks’

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1, 2014: Datuk Seri Najib Razak said it was time Selangor Umno came to terms it was the opposition party in the state and realise it needs new strategies to regain power. To achieve this, change was at the centre of it all, the Umno president said in his speech at the […]

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  • Giant cloud

    Oct 31, 2014: A giant cloud of super-heated pyroclastic advancing to an abandoned village of Sukameriah located in the danger zone of Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung volcano during an eruption. — AFP pic

  • Invention

    Oct 31, 2014: Liu Fulong testing his home-made wooden electronic vehicle in Shenyang, Liaoning province. The vehicle Liu created weighed more than 200kg, has a top speed of up to 30km per hour and the power capacity to travel up to 20km after one charge, according to local media. — Reuters pic

  • Children’s Prize

    Oct 30, 2014: Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan receiving the World’s Children’s Prize from Swedish Queen Silvia at Gripsholm Castle in Mariefred. Malala is the first ever to receive the Nobel Peace Prize and the World’s Children’s Prize in the same year. — Reuters pic

  • Giving birth

    Oct 30, 2014: A white whale or beluga Zhuoya giving birth to her first offspring at an aquarium in Changsha, Hunan province in China. — Reuters pic

  • Lava flow

    Oct 30, 2014: Lava spouting from a hot spot as the lava flow from Mt Kilauea inches closer to the village of Pahoa, Hawaii. A slow-moving river of molten lava from an erupting volcano crept over residential and farm property on Hawaii’s Big Island on Wednesday after incinerating an outbuilding as it threatened dozens of homes at the edge of a former plantation town. — Reuters pic

  • Offering

    Oct 30, 2014: A devotee offering prayers to the rising sun during the ‘Chhat’ festival in Kathmandu. Hindus in Nepal are celebrating ‘Chhat’, a four-day festival that honours the sun god by praying at sunrise and sunset, and seeking blessings for their family by giving offerings. — Reuters pic

  • M. Nasir and Kembara

    Oct 30, 2014: Renowned composer and singer Datuk M. Nasir, also of the group ‘Kembara’ speaking at a press conference to announce the upcoming Hati Emas Kembara concert yesterday. The concert will take place at Istana Budaya from Nov 21 to Nov 23. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

  • Kembara to hit the stage

    Oct 30, 2014: ‘Kembara’ led by renowned composer and singer Datuk M. Nasir (centre) at a press conference to announce their upcoming Hati Emas Kembara concert yesterday. The concert will take place at Istana Budaya from Nov 21 to Nov 23. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

  • Appeal enters third day

    Oct 30, 2014: Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim arriving at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya for the third day of his final sodomy 2 appeal at the Federal Court. — TRP pic by Azrol Ali

  • Signed copy

    Oct 30, 2014: One of the writers featured in the short story compilation ‘KL Noir’ Timothy Nakayam (left) signing a copy of the book during its launch at the Kinokuniya book store in Suria KLCC last night. — TRP pic by Mokhsin Zamani

News

  1. Senior policeman’s gun magazine stolen

    Senior policeman’s gun magazine stolen

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1, 2014: A senior police officer attached with the Penang contingent Special Branch Department had his bag containing a magazine with seven live bullets allegedly stolen this...

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  2. ‘UM’s shocking tactics caused its reputation to dive further’

  3. PM to table white paper on Islamic State before Nov 27

  4. ‘Govt must figure out how to be fair to ordinary Malaysians if this happens’

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  1. All Sides: Are Malaysian men really lazy?

    All Sides: Are Malaysian men really lazy?

    Jackie Yong You seem to be humiliating the good ones. I am studying, working at several part-time jobs, living in a rented home with my loved ones, doing household chores, cooking,  driving and never let my loved one touch most of the stuff as I can manage and love her so much. Does that mean […]

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EPL 2014

  • 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

  • EPL7

    Aug 18, 2014: Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew reacts after their 0-2 defeat to Manchester City, during the English Premier League soccer match, at St James’ Park in Newcastle. — Reuters pic

  • EPL6

    Aug 18, 2014: The relatives of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 victims Liam Sweeney and John Alder, observe a minute’s silence in their memory, before Newcastle United’s English Premier League soccer match against Manchester City at St James’ Park in Newcastle. – Reuters pic

  • EPL5

    Aug 17, 2014: Liverpool fans hold a banner bearing the picture of Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers, during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Southampton at Anfield stadium, in Liverpool. – AFP pic

  • EPL4

    Aug 17, 2014: Match referee Jon Moss reacts, as foam sprays out from its canister during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace, at the Emirates stadium in London. – Reuters pic

  • EPL3

    Aug 17, 2014: Arsenal’s Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey scores his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at The Emirates Stadium. Arsenal won the match 2-1. – AFP pic

  • 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
  • EPL7
  • EPL6
  • EPL5
  • EPL4
  • EPL3

Business

  1. TNB pushing ahead with Johor power plant project

    TNB pushing ahead with Johor power plant project

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1:  Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) will proceed with the Track 4A power plant at Pasir Gudang and expects to finalise the project cost with the engineering, procurement and construction...

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  2. Higher forecast for Bursa

  3. Takata airbag recall worsens further

  4. Desperate steps to shore up ruble

Motoring

  1. Edaran Tan Chong Motor introduces the Nissan NV350 Urvan

    Edaran Tan Chong Motor introduces the Nissan NV350 Urvan

    The all-new Nissan NV350 Urvan was launched today by Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM). This new vehicles high roof-ed microbus that can accommodate up to 14 people. The NV350 Urvan is...

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  2. 2014 Ferrari Challenge Asia Pacific Round 6 at Sepang

  3. Ryder Cup stars challenge the BMW i8 super sports car on a tandem

  4. AeroMobil 3.0 – The beautifully integrated flying car

Life

  1. Samsung’s new slim selfie phones

    Samsung’s new slim selfie phones

    THE Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 are handsets for those who place a premium on style and social networking. The new handsets, which Samsung describes as “trendy”, are extraordinarily...

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  2. Grisham back on top of US best-seller list with ‘Gray Mountain’

  3. Five minutes with Fizo Omar

  4. Dubai unveils plans for tallest twin towers in the world

Sports

  1. Hodak wants his players to keep tab on Pahang’s twin strikers

    Hodak wants his players to keep tab on Pahang’s twin strikers

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1: Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) Head Coach, Bojan Hodak urged his backline to keep tab on Pahang’s strike force when both teams meet in the Malaysia Cup Final at the...

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  2. Sepak takraw: Malaysia books place in Super Series semis

  3. Westwood ace keeps him in hunt at CIMB Classic

  4. Kickboxing champ just a normal teen (video)

Rakyat TV

  1. Small group of protestors chanting slogans in Putrajaya

    A small of group of protestors chant slogans outside the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya as Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy 2 appeal at the Federal Court enters its fourth day on Oct 31, 2014.

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NEWS IN BRIEF

Trending

  1. RM4b klia2 experiences floods (video)

    RM4b klia2 experiences floods (video)

    Published: 29 Oct 2014, 9:35pm

  2. ‘Malaysian men are lazy’

    ‘Malaysian men are lazy’

    Published: 29 Oct 2014, 4:24pm

  3. UM student leader claims living like a homeless person

    UM student leader claims living like a homeless person

    Published: 29 Oct 2014, 9:45am

  4. ‘World’s Future Richest Man’ arrested in Thailand?

    ‘World’s Future Richest Man’ arrested in Thailand?

    Published: 28 Oct 2014, 10:58pm

  5. Absence of lubricant casts doubts on complainant’s credibility

    Absence of lubricant casts doubts on complainant’s credibility

    Published: 28 Oct 2014, 11:16am

  6. Live Updates: Crowd pushes through security to enter UM for Anwar’s talk

    Live Updates: Crowd pushes through security to enter UM for Anwar’s talk

    Published: 27 Oct 2014, 8:00pm

  7. Nurul Izzah releases emotional tribute video for dad

    Nurul Izzah releases emotional tribute video for dad

    Published: 26 Oct 2014, 10:45pm

  8. Student believed murdered by drunk brother

    Student believed murdered by drunk brother

    Published: 26 Oct 2014, 8:14pm

  9. Anwar’s latest Facebook post evokes emotions of netizens

    Anwar’s latest Facebook post evokes emotions of netizens

    Published: 25 Oct 2014, 10:32pm

  10. Shanghai woman recruits ‘temporary boyfriend’ as travel partner

    Shanghai woman recruits ‘temporary boyfriend’ as travel partner

    Published: 24 Oct 2014, 3:29pm

Quote of the Day

“Marina is a very independent person. I don’t always agree with her, but I have no choice as she is my daughter. If she wants to take a stand, it is her right to do so. But I would like to say that there are many things she does which I do not agree with.”

Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad talking about his daughter, Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir, and her sometimes controversial opinions.

Say What?

 “I am a winner because everybody uses a pen,” 

 

Independent candidate for the Pengkalan Kubor by-election Izat Bukhary Ismail Bukhary talking about his election symbol.

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