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by neville spykerman, winnie yeoh, AND a. raman
A 20-YEAR-old university student plunged to her death from the hostel of a university in Cyberjaya, leaving behind a note, reported China Press.
It reported that among other things in the note, Dashini claimed that she did not get enough love.
Dashini’s body was found at the field below the 11-storey hostel at 11pm on Tuesday. It was also reported that she was the elder of two siblings. She has a younger brother, aged 17.
When met at the hospital mortuary, Dashini’s parents were in a daze while her cousin said that the family had held a joyful gathering several days before the incident.
> Taiwan singer-actor Wu Chun has finally admitted that he is married and has a daughter, reported Nanyang Siang Pau.
He added that he and his wife were expecting their son to be born this month.
The 33-year-old from Brunei started his entertainment career nine years ago and had always denied rumours that he is married.
However, Wu revealed the closely-guarded secret for the first time in his fan page on Tuesday, a day before he launched his new book Ignite Courage in Taipei.
It was reported that the couple had been together for 18 years.
Wu also denied that the announcement was a gimmick to promote his book.
> An 11-year-old girl from Dongguan, China, had killed her seven-year-old playmate Xiao Ting over disagreements they had while playing, reported Sin Chew Daily.
The body of the younger girl was found on Sunday in a pond at a farm not far from where they lived.
It was reported that the girls had gone out to play on Saturday at about 8pm and the deceased never returned home after that.
A CCTV recording revealed that Xiao Ting was last seen playing with the elder girl near the pond at about 9pm. The suspect later admitted to the police that she had killed the victim over several disagreements.
● Found in Translation is compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with this ' >'sign, it denotes a separate news item.
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