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World 04 Jan 2008 | 12:00 AM

Clinton air of inevitability fizzles in 1st U.S. vote

MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton's shocking loss to Barack Obama in Iowa punctured the air of inevitability her U.S. presidential campaign had sought to project and left her in the political fight of her life.

Nation 08 Nov 2018 | 4:46 AM

Taxi protest fizzles out as 'we are following the law'

PUTRAJAYA: There was no demonstration by taxi drivers at the Transport Ministry to protest the government's handling of the e-hailing issue, despite the threat by several taxi associations.

Nation 05 Jun 2018 | 2:00 AM

Protest at Istana Negara over AG appointment fizzles out

PETALING JAYA: A non-governmental organisation staged a protest at Istana Negara over the appointment of Tommy Thomas as the new Attorney-General (AG), but only four people turned up.

Nation 10 Feb 2018 | 6:29 AM

Man's luck fizzles out, RM7k of firecrackers seized

JOHOR BARU: The Marine police have seized various firecrackers worth RM7,000 with the arrest of a 41-year-old man at a house in Ulu Tiram here.

Nation 01 Apr 2017 | 12:00 AM

Weekly fuel pricing buzz fizzles out

PETALING JAYA: After all the buzz surrounding the new weekly fuel pricing mechanism, the situation at petrol stations turned out to be normal.

Nation 09 Nov 2014 | 10:59 PM

Planned UMS student activist gathering fizzles out

KOTA KINABALU: A group of activists including Universiti Malaya student leader Fahmi Zainol were verbally abused as a planned gathering at the Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) fizzled out.

Nation 04 Nov 2014 | 12:00 AM

Anti-gambling blitz almost fizzles out

PETALING JAYA: A week-long blitz on gambling dens nationwide only had a 2% success rate, leading police to suspect informers of tipping off the targets.

Nation 24 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM

Meeting on plight of transgenders fizzles out

GEORGE TOWN: A meeting to discuss the terms of reference (ToR) on transgenders was postponed due to lack of quorum.

Nation 16 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

‘Occupy Dataran’ demo fizzles out after less than a hundred turn up

KUALA LUMPUR: A group which attempted to stage 'Occupy Dataran', similar to 'Occupy Wallstreet' in New York, failed to take off when less than a hundred participants turned up.

Nation 24 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

Himpun gathering fizzles into tame affair

WITH the headline screaming i>Jangan gugat Islam/i(Don't threaten Islam) on its front pagei>, /i>accompanied by a picture of a crowd of Muslim men, women, youths and children, i>Mingguan Malaysia /i>provided extensive coverage of the much-touted gathering of a million people that trickled to only a few thousand on Saturday.