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Vettel wins F1 Malaysian Grand Prix

SEPANG: Sebastian Vettel put Ferrari back on the winning trail after delivering a surprise triumph at the Petronas Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit.

Australia's captain Michael Clarke (C) holds aloft the Cricket World Cup trophy as he celebrates with team mates after they defeated New Zealand in the final match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) March 29, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Australia win World Cup in Clarke's fitting farewell

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia captain Michael Clarke signed off in style from international one-day cricket on Sunday by top scoring in his country's crushing seven-wicket victory over New Zealand in the World Cup final.

Twelve dead in Indonesian landslide (Updated)

JAKARTA (AFP) - Twelve people were killed and 11 houses buried after a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Indonesia's main island of Java, an official said Sunday.

Pope Francis leaves the main altar as he leads the Palm Sunday mass at Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican March 29, 2015. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito

Pope, on Palm Sunday, pays tribute to 'today's martyrs'

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis led the world's Roman Catholics in Palm Sunday celebrations by paying tribute to those killed for their faith, a reference to the victims of Islamic State militants.

Crowds brave heavy rain along Lee Kuan Yew’s funeral procession route

SINGAPORE: Bearing umbrellas, ponchos and Singapore flags, people braved the downpour as they lined the roads and waited to bid a final farewell to Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first Prime Minister.

Photo Gallery: Final Farewell to Lee Kuan Yew

Tens of thousands of people braved heavy rain and lined the streets of Singapore on Sunday to catch a last glimpse of founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew as his funeral procession wound through the country he helped build.

Air Canada plane skids off runway

PETALING JAYA: An airplane has skidded off the runway at Halifax Stanfield International Airport, Novia Scotia, Canada.

Pak Mie and Mak Intan with Bobby, one of the hundreds of stray dogs they rescued over the years. Photos: SIVARAJAH NATARAJAN/Sutra Foundation

Pak Mie, heroic animal lover

What will happen to the legacy of the Malay man who loved dogs now that he has passed?

Powerful: Chong Jia Ni, 21, checking out how the Comos electric car works at the Bangsar LRT station. – RAYMOND OOI / The Star

Electrifying new idea for LRT users

KUALA LUMPUR: Come May, LRT users will be able to rent an electric car for a couple of hours from five LRT stations in the Klang Valley instead of having to use either a taxi or a bus to go to their next stop.

Death threats made to BBC chief after Clarkson axe

LONDON - British police were on Sunday investigating death threats against BBC director-general Tony Hall following his decision to drop popular “Top Gear” presenter Jeremy Clarkson.

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Vettel wins F1 Malaysian Grand Prix

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