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Solemn moment: Salamah accepting the posthumous award from Comm Mohd Fuzi.
Sky’s the limit: The general view of the 3D panoramic animated film dome.
Wet for a good cause: Participants of the ice bucket challenge for LSD dousing themselves with ice-cold water.
Unique heritage: Mek Kebaya Lily Jo holding a poster of Terengganu Peranakan Festival which will be held from Sept 12 to 20.

Marine police awarded posthumously

Langkawi Sky Bridge to reopen in December

Ice bucket challenge raises RM10,360

Terengganu to showcase Peranakan community


Army patrol foils attempt to smuggle weapons

Seized weapons: Brig-Jen Azmy (second from left) and DCP Mazlan (third from left) showing the rifles during the press conference. - Bernama

KOTA BARU: An army border patrol is believed to have foiled an attempt by a group of gun runners when it stumbled on seven men and a gunny sack of automatic rifles near Pisang Raut in Tumpat.

Gaining from going high-tech

KUALA LUMPUR: Technology is helping the Construction Court here to try cases with greater efficacy and transparency.


Kai Kai steals glances at Jia Jia

Bear-y happy: A zookeeper inspecting Kai Kai's paws. - The Straits Times / Asia News Network

THE keepers at River Safari’s Giant Panda Forest first noticed the peeking panda in February.

More opting for self-drive tours

Great deals: Visitors checking out travel products at the Natas Holidays fair held at Singapore Expo. - The Straits Times / Asia News Network

WEARY of group tours that require them to follow a fixed itinerary, more Singaporeans are choosing to drive when they go on overseas holidays.


Estonia wants clear NATO presence in the East to deter Russia

TALLINN (Reuters) - NATO needs a clear and visible presence in eastern Europe to deter Russian aggression but Alliance members also must increase military spending after years of cuts, Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said on Tuesday.

End of Gaza war doesn't translate into peace

Palestinian militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestinian (PFLP) take part in a military show in Gaza City September 2, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A week after the guns fell silent in the Gaza war, Israel and the Palestinians seem to have little appetite or incentive for a return to U.S.-sponsored peace and statehood talks that collapsed five months ago.



Hands-on holiday

A programme for overseas students at a British varsity brought about positive outcomes for Malaysian undergraduates in the fields of business, culture, the environment and volunteerism.


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