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January 12, 2018 3:53 AM Drake swaps Hennessy for whiskey in IPO of his liquor business

Drake, in collaboration with spirits producer Brent Hocking, plans to launch an initial public offering of the artist’s liquor company, Virginia Black. — Reuters picTORONTO, Jan 12 — R&B phenom and rapper Drake might have had One Dance with a Hennessy in his hand, but now he’s betting on his very own brand of whiskey. Drake, in collaboration with spirits 9

December 19, 2017 2:34 PM KLIA Customs seize 20.4 tonnes of firecrackers, fireworks

SEPANG: The Royal Malaysian Customs Department at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) raided three stores and thwarted an attempt to smuggle 20.4 tonnes of firecrackers and fireworks in Selangor last Wednesday. The KLIA Enforcement Division and the Customs Operational Battle Force Response Assault (Cobra) tactical unit struck the stores located 15

October 7, 2017 3:49 AM Signboards banning alcohol consumption put up in Butterworth, Prai

BUTTERWORTH: Signboards prohibiting the public from drinking liquor or alcoholic beverages have been put up at several public parks and playgrounds near here. The signboards, which were erected at five locations on Friday, warned that it was an offence to consume alcohol in a public area under Section 268 of the Penal Code for causing public nuisance 14

September 21, 2017 2:10 PM Tengku Adnan clarifies on beer festival

KUALA LUMPUR: Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor today dismissed an allegation of him having stated that the "Better Beer Festival 2017" planned for next month in the city was cancelled due to political and religious factors. Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) denied approval for the festival due to security reasons, he said, adding 10

September 19, 2017 10:43 PM City Hall being unfair, say bar owners

Some 6,000 people were expected to attend this year’s festival. — Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — City Hall’s rejection of the application to host next month’s Better Beer Festival 2017 has left a number of pub owners and operators perplexed. Edmund Anthony, music director of Backyard Pub in Sri Hartamas, said the rejection was unfair 17

September 19, 2017 8:29 AM KL’s beer fest decision an invasion of non-Muslims’ civil rights, Penang CM says

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said DBKL’s reason for the beer festival ban in Kuala Lumpur did not make sense. — Picture by K.E.OoiGEORGE TOWN, Sept 19 — The cancellation of a beer festival in Kuala Lumpur is an invasion of non-Muslims’ civil rights, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said today. The Penang chief minister said Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s 56

July 27, 2017 3:53 PM India’s Modi On Course for Reelection After Bihar BJP Coup

Narendra Modi and Amit Shah have won yet another victory in their drive for the pan-India political domination of their Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party with a coup in the desperately poor state of Bihar, where Nitish Kumar, the chief minister and head of a regional party, dramatically resigned last night. In a carefully orchestrated series of events 20

July 19, 2017 5:20 PM North Korean Defector Mysteriously Reemerges in North in Haunting Video

On camera, she appears on the brink of tears. Her pale face cringes as she explains a hellish existence she says she endured in South Korea, where she first escaped to in 2014. "In a society where money determines everything, there was only physical, psychological pain for a woman like me who betrayed her fatherland and ran away," the woman says in a video 12

July 2, 2017 6:34 AM Police: Club shooting that injured 28 may be gang-related

Little Rock - Club-goers screamed and scrambled for cover as dozens of gunshots rang out during a rap concert in downtown Little Rock early on Saturday, leaving 28 people injured from an 11-second melee that police said may be gang-related. The volley of gunfire inside the Power Ultra Lounge came so fast that investigators believe multiple people had to have been involved 9

May 9, 2017 12:58 PM South Korea's shy new President Moon hits the spotlight

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean human rights lawyer Moon Jae-in never felt comfortable being at the Blue House when he was a top aide to the president. He quit in 2004, a year into the job, and went on a long hike in the Himalayas. Although he would return to the presidential office a month later, the liberal idealist, who once dreamed of opening a pro-bono 13