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Dance school stages Navarathiri fest

THE Tanjai Kamalaa Indira Dance School successfully staged its 17th Annual Navarathiri Festival which ran for nine days in conjunction with the Hindu festival, Malaysia Nanban reported.

Jet Li acts in live-action Mulan for daughters sake

KUNG fu superstar Jet Li said it was his daughters who persuaded him to star in the Disney live-action production of Mulan.

Nabil awarded ‘best host in Asia’

COMEDIAN and host Nabil Ahmad (pic) has been awarded the Best Entertainment Presenter/Host at the Asian Academy Creative Awards (AAA) that was held in Cannes, France last Monday, Harian Metro reported.

Couple who survived boating tragedy get hitched

A CHINESE couple got married after surviving a boating accident that killed dozens of Chinese tourists in the resort island of Phu­ket, Thai­land, in July, Nanyang Siang Pau reported.

Local women stop female devotees from visiting temple

FEMALE devotees visiting the Saba­rimala Temple in Kerala, India, were denied entry by groups of local women, leading to tense moments, Tamil Nesan reported.

Masya unfazed by ‘strange fashion’ remarks

TEENAGE singing sensation Masya Masyitah (pic) does not mind people describing her fashion sense as “strange”, Harian Metro reported.

Man beaten up for refuelling wrong petrol

A KIOSK attendant ended up with bruises on his face after he was beaten up by a group of motorcyclists for refuelling the wrong type of petrol.

MACC conducts seminar for Tamil school HMs

THE Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) conducted a special seminar for Tamil school headmasters in Kedah with the cooperation of the state headmasters association, Malaysia Nanban reported.

Jay Chou chilling out at JB shopping malls

IT appears that the chances of bumping into Taiwanese king of mandapop Jay Chou (pic) are quite high in Johor Baru, especially at the shopping malls.

Man who faked his own death loses wife and kids

A MAN in Hunan, China, who faked his own death so that his wife could claim his insurance ended up losing her and their two children, reported Oriental Daily.