Compiled by RAHIMY RAHIM, ALLISON LAI and R. ARAVINTHAN
A MAN was caught on camera relieving himself in the middle of a traffic jam on a flyover in Melaka.
The incident on Saturday showed the man, who was in his 40s, get out of the car and urinate, reported China Press.
When he was done, he got back into his car and continued driving towards Taman Melaka Raya.
His bold behaviour captured the attention of nearby drivers and passengers, who filmed the incident and shared the footage on social media.
> Oriental Daily reported that Singapore’s founding leader Lee Kuan Yew’s grandson, Lee Huan Wu, has admitted he is gay.
Huan Wu and his boyfriend Yirui Heng were featured in the “Out in Singapore” community platform that supports the LGBTQ community.
The 31-year-old son of Lee Hsien Yang and his veterinarian partner posed with their arms around each other in the portrait shot, along with their basic details, such as names, age and occupations written in the caption.
Their sexual orientation was listed as “homosexual”.
Huan Wu also urged Singaporeans to support the annual “Pink Dot” programme in support of LGBTQ events.
It also said that Kuan Yew, during interviews when he was alive, was supportive of people in same-sex relationships in Singapore.
He had consistently stated his belief that homosexuality is a genetic variance and that homosexuals should not be persecuted.
> Major Chinese dailies reported that Hong Kong actor Kevin Cheng Ka-wing would marry his girlfriend Grace Chan in August in Canada.
The reports said that the 48-year-old would be having a small wedding, with only family and close friends.
Cheng has been dating the Hong Kong actress, who is 22 years younger than him, for three years.
The above articles are 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 a >, it denotes a separate news item.