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All in stride: Palanivel during his interview with The Star at Seri Pacific Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

Kampung Boy Award boost for cartoon industry

Brace for more cyber attacks

'It doesn’t bother me'

Common hack job used to attack Sony Pictures


More misery in Kelantan

Safe and sound: Firemen helping flood victims at Kampung Bendang Pak Yong in Tumpat.

KOTA BARU: Residents in flood-prone areas are bracing for further misery after a downpour lasting more than 12 hours raised the number of flood victims to almost 20,000, in what the authorities call the worst floods in Kelantan in 10 years. And the worse may be yet to come.

MIC set to reinstate grassroots level elections

KUALA LUMPUR: MIC is set to amend its party constitution to allow for elected grassroots leaders instead of appointed ones.


Was it all for nothing?

The Arab Spring that swept through countries in the Middle East and North Africa four years ago has not lead to the changes that had been expected.

Arab world put on notice of a longer-term challenge

IT has been four years since the Arab Spring sprung out of Tunisia and had a domino effect on other countries like Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain and Syria. There seemed to be a breath of freshness, excitement and hope.


U.S.-led forces launch 13 air strikes in Iraq, three in Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.-led forces attacked Islamic State targets on Sunday with 13 air strikes in Iraq and three in Syria, using fighter, bomber and other aircraft, the U.S. military said.

Lawmaker calls for strong U.S. response to Sony hack, including sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee chairman on Sunday called for a "very serious" U.S. reaction, including sanctions, to a North Korean cyber attack on Sony Pictures, saying it was not enough for the United States to restrict that country's cyber capability.



Academic pathways for all

Good turnout: There were large crowds at the various booths at the fair in June. – File photo

COMPLETED the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) exams and wondering what to do next?


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