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Children’s essentials flying off the shelves

PETALING JAYA: With the Goods and Services Tax beckoning, consumers who have just received their salaries are clearing most shelves at the supermarkets, especially those that are offering promotions.

‘Hottest race’ no sweat for Verstappen

Max Verstappen does not even have a drivers license but is the youngest Formula 1 driver on the track.

SEPANG: Sepang is literally the hottest race in the Formula 1 calendar and many drivers have a tough time adapting to the scorching conditions, but racer Max Verstappen (pic) tries to take it all in his stride.

Regional

Singapore reopens queue for Lee Kuan Yew mourners

Mourners pay their respects to Singapore's late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew where he lies in state at Parliament House in Singapore on March 27, 2015. Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, one of the towering figures of post-colonial Asian politics, died at the age of 91 on March 23. - AFP

SINGAPORE (AFP) - The Singapore government Saturday reopened a massive queue for mourners to pay their last respects to founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew after a temporary suspension for safety reasons.

Dongguan wins top city award

Guangzhou: A “national civilised” city does not mean the city is perfect, said Xu Jianhua, Party chief of Dongguan, Guangdong province.

World

Crash pilot was psychiatric patient, planned big gesture - paper

BERLIN (Reuters) - The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing an airliner, killing 150 people, had told his girlfriend he was planning a spectacular gesture so "everyone will know my name", a German daily said on Saturday.

U.S., allies target Islamic State in Tikrit, other Iraqi cities

Clashes between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants are seen in Tikrit March 28, 2015.  REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and coalition forces conducted 18 air strikes against Islamic State fighters in Iraq during a 24-hour period, with eight strikes near militant-held Tikrit, the U.S. military said on Saturday.

Education

US First Lady pushes for girls’ education in Cambodia

MICHELLE Obama was greeted by flag-waving schoolchildren yesterday during the first trip by a sitting First Lady of the United States (US) to Cambodia as she pushes a US-led initiative to combat a “crisis” in girls’ education.

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