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Bernard Cheah

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9 Feb 2019 | 6:11 PM

Zuraida's education credentials now being called out on social media

PETALING JAYA: After the education credentials of Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya were questioned, Zuraida Kamaruddin has now come under scrutiny on social media.

8 Feb 2019 | 11:35 PM

Dr Wee compares Marzuki’s transcript with template of ‘other Cambridge’

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong raised questions about the academic transcript shown by Datuk Marzuki Yahya as proof following criticisms over the Deputy Foreign Minister’s degree from a dubious US-based university.

8 Feb 2019 | 4:31 PM

Weekly fuel prices: RON95, RON97 up by four sen, diesel unchanged

PETALING JAYA: Prices for RON95 and RON97 will go up by four sen per litre beginning Saturday (Feb 9), while diesel remains the same.

7 Feb 2019 | 11:57 PM

Kian Ming: You don't need a degree to be a good politician but ...

PETALING JAYA: One does not need a degree to be a good politician or a successful company CEO, says Dr Ong Kian Ming.

7 Feb 2019 | 10:35 PM

Najib: Why leave out the single and disabled from BSH?

PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has questioned why the Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) does not help those who are single and disabled.

6 Feb 2019 | 6:11 PM

Twitter user exposes edits on Marzuki’s Wikipedia page over Cambridge credentials

PETALING JAYA: A Twitter user is asking why the Wikipedia page of Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya has been edited a few times recently.

Marzuki decried the edits and said anyone can edit a Wikipedia entry.
6 Feb 2019 | 5:52 PM

MACC confirms it’s probing allegation PAS received 1MDB-linked funds from Umno

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has confirmed that it is investigating allegations that PAS received RM90mil from Umno that was linked to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

3 Feb 2019 | 8:07 PM

Video of baby being flung around by the feet causing outrage

PETALING JAYA: A video of a baby being flung around by the feet in an apparent street performance in Kuala Lumpur is causing outrage on social media.

Screenshots of the video showing the baby being flung around by the feet and thrown into the air by an unidentified man. - Video posted by ZAYL CHIA ABDULLA/Facebook
1 Feb 2019 | 9:48 PM

Go-Jek driver accused of 'kidnapping', passenger ridiculed on social media

PETALING JAYA: A Go-Jek driver was accused by his passenger of cheating and "kidnapping" her while travelling through morning rush hour in Singapore.

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23 Jan 2019 | 5:33 PM

Daughter converts to Islam, father approves

PETALING JAYA: A Singaporean civil servant won praises after she wrote a post on Facebook about her father's understanding reaction to her conversion to Islam.