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Liverpool's Mario Balotelli (R) is spoken to by match referee Craig Pawson during their English Premier League football match against West Ham United at the Boleyn Ground in London September 20, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Police probe racist tweets to Balotelli

LONDON (Reuters) - Police are investigating potentially racist tweets towards Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli after the Italian used the social media site to poke fun at Manchester United following their 5-3 loss at Leicester City on Sunday.

Talent born out of adversity

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: PETALING JAYA: The siege on Gaza has given birth to a new generation of young writers, whose works provide the most stark depiction yet of the struggle faced by Palestinians on a daily basis.

A crucial crossroad

Harmony and unity must come naturally, not through criminal sanctions.

Monthly pr ogr amme: A group o f riders from various states c ycling near the S ultan Abdul Samad building dur ing a KL Car Free Morning ear ly this year . — Filepic

Life’s a breeze on two wheels

WORLD Car Free Day is a little known event which takes place today.

Deep in discuss ion: Liow (centre) talking to his deputy Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (right) and Sabah MCA chief Wilfred Yong during the Sabah MCA convention in Kota Kinabalu.

Liow: KKIA expansion back on track

KOTA KINABALU: The expansion work on the KK International Airport (KKIA) will finally be completed next January after a delay of more than two years.

Properties of vast potential in the Klang Valley

PETALING JAYA: Selangor is the richest state in Malaysia in terms of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and of the many urban centres in the state, Petaling Jaya (PJ) is the most active in terms of property development. The areas that are hot on buyers’ radar is the stretch from PJ/Subang Jaya to Shah Alam, and goes west to Port Klang. This stretch is also referred to as the western corridor.

Step out in style: Tips from professional brand image consultants

From the job interview, to the client meeting, to the dream promotion, one fact stands - first impressions count, and it is worthy that we take note of this sooner rather than later.

Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads the pack of drivers at the start of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 21, 2014. . REUTERS/Pablo Sanchez

Hamilton storms to victory in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton stormed to victory at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday to take the Formula One championship lead from Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg after the German retired with steering wheel problems.

10 ways to cook fish

IF ALL you have is fish in your fridge, here are 10 delicious recipes for you to try.

All about durian: Gasik (seated, middle) and Culclasure posing with local Ibans near Lanjak in Sarawak. They are holding red durians known there as 'gerinang'.

Sweet scent of durian draws American couple

KUALA BERANG: An American couple are tra­velling the world for a cause – spreading good news about Malaysia’s King of Fruits.

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Pictures of killed British tourists David Miller and Hannah Witheridge and a message of support to their friends and families are displayed during special prayers at Koh Tao island September 18, 2014.    REUTERS/Sitthipong Charoenjai
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About 2,500 people took part in the KL Car Free Morning programme as they cycled 7km around various streets in the city. IZZRAFIQ ALIAS / The Star. February 2, 2014.

Bumpy ride to the office

BE PREPARED. That was my credo for the 43km round trip journey from my house in Subang Jaya to Menara Star in Section 16, Petaling Jaya.

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