Compiled by SIM LEOI LEOI, TAN SIN CHOW and R. ARAVINTHAN
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.
Zhang Haofeng and Meng Ying tied the knot in a ceremony in Xinyang city, Henan province, last Sunday.
They were on holiday in Phuket on July 5 when the boat they were on sank.
Zhang managed to save Meng Ying, an old couple and a crew member.
After being swept away by strong currents, Zhang was saved some 15 hours later by a rescue team.
After receiving treatment, the couple returned to Henan province on July 7.
> China Press reported Taiwanese pop singer Jolin Tsai as saying that she had no plans to rush into a relationship for now.
“I like to stay at home and rarely go out. I am in no rush to have a relationship,” she said.
Asked about her future partner, Tsai said they must have mutual feelings for each other.
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.
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