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Emotional moment at Karpal's funeral

GEORGE TOWN: It was an emotional moment when the 'Auld Lang Syne' was played as the casket bearing Karpal Singh's body was brought into the Dewan Sri Pinang hall.

Storify: The Tiger sleeps today

Karpal Singh will be given a funeral with state honours today. Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the public ceremony would be held at Dewan Sri Pinang. Our reporters will be posting live updates from the funeral.

Karpal, my hometown hero

The maverick lawyer took on the role of Big Brother to local journalists, protecting us from powerful local figures who tried to intimidate us.

Karpal Singh: Photo Gallery

The Star Online pays tribute to prominent Malaysian politician Karpal Singh with a photo gallery of his funeral.

A matter of principle

No one could stop Karpal Singh from speaking up on what he believed in. He did not care if he was taking on the prime minister or even a sultan. He had taken on all of them.

Battle for No. 2 post hots up

The temperature is rising in the contest for the PKR deputy president post which is the most intense and aggressive in the history of the party.

Search enters crucial period

KUALA LUMPUR: The underwater search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in a narrowed area has entered a crucial 48-hour period ending today, which could lead to a review of operations.

Bus flips over on expressway

KUANTAN: An express bus that was on its way to Kuala Lumpur flipped over on the East Coast Expressway, leaving scores of passengers injured.

Going extra mile pays off for St Andrew students

JOHOR BARU: Waking up early in the morning on a non-school day to travel almost 180km from Muar to here was worth it for some SMK St Andrew students.

Treasure hunts on isle and seabed

Malacca is abuzz with yarns about the hunt for reputed buried riches on Pulau Nangka and the renewed search for the Flor de la Mar.

Disabled teenager takes centre stage and plays piano

WHILE she dreamt of playing on a grand piano one day, Teo Pei Shan, 15, did not know how to do so until two months ago.

Compulsory repairs are claimable

It’s just 10 days to D-Day for filing individual income tax returns. Here are some pointers for those who have yet to complete the exercise before the April 30 deadline.

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A family member of a passenger missing after the South Korean ferry "Sewol" capsized demonstrates in front of police during a protest in Jindo calling for a meeting with President Park Geun-hye and demanding the search and rescue operation be speeded up, April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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KL jazz venue No Black Tie will be hosting a fundraiser for guitar man Jose Thomas, who suffered a massive heart attack, recently.

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