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Dr M: Malays now have to beg

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malays who had introduced the concept of power sharing with the other races could end up being the weakest, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Mother arrested for murder of eight children in Australia

CAIRNS, Australia, Dec 20, 2014 (AFP) - Australian police said Saturday they had arrested the mother of all but one of eight children reportedly stabbed to death in the northern city of Cairns, as vigils were held to mourn the tragedy.

Cabbie drives through wall and plunges from multi-storey carpark

KUALA LUMPUR: A taxi driver drove through the wall of a multi-storey carpark and plunged from the first floor to the ground but cheated death. He walked away with minor injuries.

Rising river: People gathering at the Royal Jetty to see the level of the Kelantan River in Kota Baru. — Bernama

Sunny skies no respite for Kelantan flood victims

KOTA BARU: Sunny skies here yesterday provided the opportunity for residents to flock to Tambatan DiRaja (royal jetty) here to look at Sungai Kelantan.

Fear and loathing of government schools

With horror stories about goings on in government schools, many parents have reason to be apprehensive about sending their kindergarten ‘graduates’ to primary school next month.

Bring home the title, Tigers!

The Tigers have to overturn a 2-0 deficit to win the title they last won four years ago. It is no easy task but I believe, with the home support behind them, our Tigers can do it.

Shades of 1997/98?

The weakening ringgit has caused anxiety. But is the economy in a similar situation to Malaysia’s worst ever crisis 16 years ago?

A stunning view of St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, at night. — Photos from Wikimedia Commons

Retracing biblical paths on Christian pilgrimages

For the Christian faithful on a pilgrimage, the Bible takes on a fresh perspective.

Saw Teong Hin, the director of Hai Ki Xin Lor, originally wrote his Hokkien semi-autobiographical play as a feature film.

Malaysia’s first ever Penang Hokkien film is on the way

Director Saw Teong Hin talks about turning his successful play, 'Hai Ki Xin Lor', into a film.

File photo of construction work in progress for PR1MAAlam Damai, Cheras earlier this year. Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah warns that affordable housing, even with PR1MA, is currently beyond the reach of fresh graduates and the lower middle class.

The squeezed middle

Without integrated policies to help them tackle the rising cost of living, the sandwich class faces a bleak 2015.

Cheque it out: Wong receiving the mock cheques from Tio (right) and Ngei.

Grads stumped at interviews

PETALING JAYA: Fresh graduates are requesting job interviews to be conducted in languages other than English as they are not proficient in the language.

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