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Police officers guard the building where Dr. Craig Spencer lives in New York October 23, 2014.     REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Doctor who worked in Africa first Ebola case in New York City

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City doctor who treated Ebola patients in West Africa became the first person to test positive for the virus in America's largest city, setting off fresh fears about the spread of the disease.

Awe-inspiring setting: The winning photograph taken by Muslianshah.

Stunning image wows judges

PETALING JAYA: A breathtaking picture of a sea gypsy home in Sabah will be making its way around the world after it claimed the number one spot in a global photography contest organised by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

No easy task: Loi (second from left), with sons Scott, 11 (left) and Melvic, 13, and mother Chew posing for a group picture.

Trying to cope 100 days on

SEREMBAN: More than three months after Malaysia Airlines pilot Captain Eugene Choo was killed in the MH17 tragedy, his widow, Ivy Loi is still struggling to be both mother and father to their two sons.

Conference calls for support for bright, young minds

Parents of gifted children are hoping for more avenues to nurture their children’s talents.


Steven Leung’s first Malaysian project

Asian star interior designer Steve Leung, who is embarking on his first project in Malaysia, shares his zest-for-life-based design philosophy.

Keema Lasagna

Pasta and curry is not your typical food combo but it works! This is a great example of mixing the East and the West.

Awesome feat: Folger presenting the 'Asia's Most Influential Designer' award to Chia. Looking on are  honorary adviser of MFW 2014 Datuk Jimmy Choo (left) and Yeoh.

Malaysian is Asia’s most influential fashion designer

KUALA LUMPUR: The week-long Malaysia Fashion Week (MFW) 2014 ended on a high note when our own Joe Chia was declared “Asia’s Most Influential Designer”.

Monitor lizard found swimming in seaside resort pool

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s Wildlife Department personnel were called in after a monitor lizard was found swimming in the pool of a seaside resort in Kinarut some 15Km from here.

Partners in life: Paiman and his wife Maimunah Mohd Hussin attending the land title presentation ceremony at Kampung Desa Temu Jodoh.

How Cupid changed a village’s name

LABIS: When retiree Paiman Anuar obtained the land title to his house after four decades, it brought back romantic memories of how his village came to be known as Kampung Desa Temu Jodoh.

Bursa bucks lacklustre Asian trend to gain 15 points

PETALING JAYA: Bursa Malaysia staged a relief rally gaining some 15 points or 0.81% to 1,810.68, while going against the lacklustre trend of its Asian peers.

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BAM council members want answers on Sunday meeting

KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have called for an emergency council meeting to look into two matters – a doping offence allegedly involving world No. 1 player Lee Chong Wei and match-fixing.

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