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February 14, 2018 6:06 AM 10 hours to put out fire that razed seven factories

IPOH: The Fire and Rescue Department took 10 hours to control and put out completely the fire that destroyed seven factories in Taman Menglembu Impiana Park, here early this morning. Operations Head of the Pasir Puteh Fire and Rescue Station, Mohamed Hariri Ahmad Shaibi said firemen had to work hard to put out the fire which could easily spread due to the type of flame 8

January 21, 2018 12:07 AM A Corvette signed by 20 Hollywood stars goes up for auction in Paris

This 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster is estimated at €85,000 to €120,000. — Picture courtesy of BonhamsPARIS, Jan 21 — Thursday, February 8, 2018, Bonhams will be selling no fewer than 135 collectors’ cars dating from 1904 to 2017, as part of its prestigious annual auction at the Grand Palais in Paris. One unusual model is a 1961 Corvette signed by some of Hollywood’s 20

January 9, 2018 2:24 AM Mercedes-Benz claims luxury pole position in 2017

The Stuttgart-based group reported sales of around 2.3 million cars last year, an increase of almost 10 per cent on the figure for 2016 and its seventh record year in a row. — Reuters picFRANKFURT, Jan 9 — Mercedes-Benz said yesterday it had defended its top spot as the world’s biggest luxury carmaker in 2017, with a surge in sales, particularly in China 22

November 6, 2017 3:28 PM Honda Jazz Hybrid named car of the year

The Honda Jazz Hybrid on the road. — Pictures courtesy of Honda MalaysiaKUALA LUMPUR, Nov 6 — Honda Jazz Hybrid was declared the “2017 Overall Car of the Year” at the Malaysia Car of the Year (COTY) Awards 2017 here tonight. Honda and Mercedes-Benz were the biggest winners of the night’s event, each winning five awards in various categories 19

October 16, 2017 9:45 AM Daimler takes first steps on new structure for cars and trucks

BERLIN: Daimler said it has taken the first steps towards a new structure that could see its Mercedes Benz cars and vans and its Daimler Trucks divisions split off into separate entities. Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche had said in July that Daimler may split parts of its business into separate legal entities, spurring speculation about a break-up of the maker 10

October 13, 2017 6:08 PM What's at stake for business in Iran's nuclear deal

PARIS: If the Iran nuclear deal fails then all the countries involved have a lot to lose - and not just for political and security reasons. US President Donald Trump on Friday (Oct 13) announced that he will not certify to Congress that Iran is complying with the deal, which could pave the way for future sanctions that could have a big impact on countries 15

October 1, 2017 1:47 AM 55 Mercedes-Benz collector cars go under the hammer in October

A 1934 Mercedes-Benz Nürburg 500 Sport Tourenwagen estimated at €700,000 - €850,000. — Handout via AFPPARIS, Oct 1 — Auctioneers Artcurial Motorcars is holding a unique sale dedicated exclusively to the Mercedes-Benz brand, October 15, 2017, in Rueil-Malmaison on the outskirts of Paris. More than 50 lots will go under the hammer, charting the history 12

September 16, 2017 5:36 PM Emmy Winner Alexis Bledel Joins 'Handmaid's Tale' Co-Stars at Pre-Emmys Event!

The 36-year-old actress is already an Emmy winner this year after picking up the award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for The Handmaid’s Tale. The guest actor awards are announced during the Creative Arts Emmys ceremony. Also at the party were Alexis‘ co-stars Samira Wiley (with wife Lauren Morelli), Ann Dowd, and Madeline Brewer. The ladies 12

September 11, 2017 8:23 AM Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

Daimler’s Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche today said Mercedes-Benz will offer electric versions of all its models by 2022. — Reuters picFRANKFURT, Sept 11 — Daimler’s Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche today said Mercedes-Benz will offer electric versions of all its models by 2022, converting its Smart city car brand to become fully electric. Speaking at the company’s 19

August 5, 2017 11:30 PM ‘Noisy’ couple claim assault at bar

KLANG: A man and his girlfriend have claimed to be assaulted by a group of people for being too noisy at a bar in Bandar Baru Klang. Thoo Kang Wei, 33, who has over 60 stitches on his head and face, also claimed that he was in coma for a day in the hospital while his girlfriend Chong Sook Kuan, 31, suffered cuts on her face. Thoo said he was having a drink 14