- One million residents in Selangor, KL to face water disruption from Tuesday
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- Two cops arrested for rape of Indonesian woman
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- Bad weather forces emergency landing for helicopter in Bintulu
- Water cuts in Selangor, KL next week
- 'Fake' interpreter at Mandela event claims illness
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- Queen Elizabeth went nuts over nibbles, court told
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WITH the drastic salary hike for Selangor lawmakers' drawing ire from many quarters, the state government is now trying to justify the huge quantum of increase while remaining steadfast in pushing forward with the increments.
WORLD leaders, including United States President Barack Obama, are jostling for the chance to celebrate Nelson Mandela this week, which would surely make Mandela smile. He had a mischievous sense of humour, and he knew better than anybody that the US and other countries now embracing him had spurned him when he could have actually used the help.
NEW FINDS: Candis must have belonged to a civilisation or civilisations
MUCH TO BE DONE: Mass black poverty and unacceptably high unemployment are challenges South Africa must tackle
EVALUATION: Understanding the concept can be easier after seeing how others take it to the extreme
"HOKAHEY. Today is a good day to die" is the saying attributed to the Red Indian Crazy Horse from the Lakota or Sioux tribe, before the Battle of the Big Little Horn in 1876.
PAUL Walker may not be a Hollywood superstar of the stature of Brad Pitt or Sean Connery, but his recent death following a car crash left an indelible mark on many.
LIKE most Malaysians, I must admit that I tend to take things with a grain of salt and need a lot of convincing before I can commit to something.
THE global outpouring of respect for Nelson Mandela suggests that we're not just saying goodbye to the man at his death but that we're losing a certain kind of leader, unique on the world stage today, and we are mourning that just as much. Mandela had an extraordinary amount of "moral authority". Why? And how did he get it?
I HAVE met very many leaders during my 29 years as deputy prime minister and prime minister. But none comes close to the stature of Nelson Mandela, freedom fighter and president of the Union of South Africa.
AFTER years of economic malaise, Japan is bouncing back. Investors have been impressed by the country's progress this year, which saw the Nikkei index rising by almost 40 per cent and the economy expanding for a third straight quarter in April-June.
BRITISH Prime Minister David Cameron was feted by China's leaders during his three-day trip to the country but much of his diet consisted of humble pie, which he manfully swallowed, pointing to "a visit that has delivered almost STG6 billion (RM31.6 billion) worth of deals", including one to export pig semen to raise the quality of Chinese pork.
SPORTS ICON: Sachin Tendulkar may still contribute by mentoring future players
BIGGEST DRAW: Warm hospitality and good food will continue to attract tourists
UP TO THE CHALLENGE: The Umno general assembly has set the direction for Sabah Umno’s future strategies
WIN, LOSE OR DRAW: Thailand is embroiled in a clash for absolute power