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June 19, 2017 2:25 AM Connecting the dots on the DOJ mystery thriller

COMMENT | Honestly, I see no logic in arguments raised yesterday by Umno vice-president Hishammuddin Hussein against the US Department of Justice (DOJ) case. Why should he challenge the DOJ to press charges if they have proof of wrongdoing in the 1MDB affair? The DOJ will not be bothered by such a challenged (they may think it is coming from a minion) 40

March 29, 2017 2:19 AM Facebook adds camera features, moving closer to Snapchat

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook Inc is giving the camera a central place on its smartphone app for the first time, encouraging users to take more pictures and edit them with digital stickers that show the influence of rival Snapchat. Shares of Snapchat owner Snap Inc, which held its initial public offering this month, were down 4.1% after Facebook's announcement 38

October 30, 2016 5:10 AM US, Russian, Japanese astronauts return from ISS

ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN: Three astronauts landed safely in Kazakhstan Sunday following a 115-day mission aboard the the International Space Station, including US astronaut Kate Rubins, the first person to sequence DNA in space. Russian mission control confirmed the touchdown of NASA's Rubins, Roscosmos' Anatoly Ivanishin and Takuya Onishi of the Japan Aerospace 18

April 1, 2016 4:20 PM Google left red-faced after April Fools’ prank goes wrong

"The MicDrop feature inadvertently caused more headaches than laughs. We're truly sorry. The feature has been turned off." LONDON: The joke was on Google Friday when it had to pull an April Fools’ Day prank featuring characters from the “Despicable Me” movies that landed users of its Gmail service in trouble. To mark the annual day of practical jokes 15

March 26, 2016 1:37 AM Where to go for an egg-citing Easter weekend in Singapore

Easter themed project at Universal Studios Sentosa. ― TODAY pixSINGAPORE, March 26 — It’s no surprise that a lot of the activities this weekend are Easter-themed. Right in the heart of the city, for example, is Chijmes Easter Party, which happens tomorrow at the CHIJMES Lawn. Here, children can partake in their own Easter Tea Party and egg-painting contest 20

January 30, 2016 12:31 PM It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Photoshop? Nikon to 'revisit' contest rules after alleged fake photo goes viral

SINGAPORE - Scores of derisive comments and sarcastic memes have been posted on Nikon's Facebook page after the camera maker awarded a prize to a photo that many say was digitally manipulated. The black and white photo by Chay Yu Wei shows an aeroplane flying overhead, framed by a ladder. Nikon responded to the comments at about 1.30pm on Saturday (Jan 30) on its Facebook 17

July 24, 2015 4:04 PM Minion, Luna looking for loving homes

PETALING JAYA: Minion was found crouching at the five-foot way of a commercial lot in USJ Subang Jaya on Wednesday. A Good Samaritan who spotted him informed canine welfare project Malaysian Dogs Deserve Better (MDDB) about the puppy and it was rescued on Friday. The three-month-old puppy was taken to the veterinary clinic and dewormed. Luna, the 11-month-old 8

July 10, 2015 2:24 PM McDonald’s: We swear those ‘Minions’ aren’t swearing

The fast-food restaurant introduced a Happy Meal on July 3 with toys inspired by the movie Minions. The Oak Brook, Illinois-based company issued a statement saying the sounds the small yellow figures make are nonsense words, nothing offensive or profane. It says that the Minion Caveman toy makes three sounds — “para la bukay,” ”hahaha” and “eh eh”. The statement 26

April 5, 2015 3:01 AM Terry Pratchett’s Discworld comes alive in board game

What a great way to re-connect with the magical world created by the late, great sci-fi author. Far across the Universe, swimming slowly through space, the Great A’Tuin carries on his back four gigantic elephants who hold up the Discworld. Much like our own world, although much less round, the Discworld is populated by humans and sheep. Living alongside 126

February 14, 2015 12:35 AM EYE ON THE AG'S POST, SHAFEE? Instead of damage-control, Najib & Umno's minion bolsters suspicion of an evil plot against Anwar

Written by J.D. Loverenciar What do we make out of the Malaysian legal practice given the sledge-hammering outbursts of the Sodomy II lead prosecutor in the main stream media, The New Straits Times? Why in the first place an exclusive interview to spill so much of horrendous statements when the Courts have already sentenced a man to prison? It is not only shocking 5