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August 29, 2018 2:48 AM Ushera stirs up patriotic spirit

AS A passionate jazz artiste, local singer Ushera (pix) has always gone after opportunities to share her love for jazz with audiences. Through her current project titled Semalam di Malaya, Ushera is dedicated to the revival of classics from the early 1940s to the late 50s. In conjunction with the 61st Merdeka Day, Ushera has also released a single, Malaysia 14

August 24, 2018 6:46 AM Dragons and steamed buns at Taiwan's temple-like church

YANSHUI, Taiwan: With a cross rising from a red pagoda roof and two lion statues guarding the entrance, a Catholic church in southern Taiwan could easily be mistaken for one of the ubiquitous temples dotting the island. Taiwan embraces freedom of religion and has one of the highest densities of temples in the world, with close to 70% of the population 14

August 24, 2018 4:18 AM Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dead at 68

FORMER Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King, a Southern rock pioneer who co-wrote the hit Sweet Home Alabama, has died, his official Facebook page account announced on Thursday. He was 68. The post said he died at home on Wednesday. It did not mention the cause, but rock music bible Rolling Stone said he had been battling lung cancer. "It is with great sorrow 17

August 20, 2018 11:03 AM Supplementary budget not needed as fiscal deficit under control: Amiruddin

PUTRAJAYA: The government does not need a supplementary budget for now as the country's fiscal deficit is under control, according to Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ir Amiruddin Hamzah. He said a well managed and sustainable fiscal deficit would strengthen Malaysia's economy and the country will not need to borrow again. "We would not need a supplementary 15

August 14, 2018 5:14 AM First in line for Urbanscapes

U MOBILE users can get a headstart on tickets to this year's Urbanscapes music event in November, with the early bird ticket sales today, two days before anyone else. Be the first to get tickets to catch Urbanscapes Presents Khalid on Nov 4 at 8pm at KL Live (RM269), and the Unlimited Grooves Festival on Nov 10 at 3pm at Chin Woo Stadium (RM199). The latter 13

July 25, 2018 5:57 AM MAH raises RM126,880 through its charity jam

SUBANG JAYA: The Malaysian Association of Hotels (MAH) has raised a total RM126,887.58 for its 19th MAH Charity Jam at the Holiday Villa Hotel. Event organising chairman S. S. Rajaa said the annual event was a testimony to the hospitality industry's commitment to University Malaya Medical Centre's Pediatric Care Unit (Picu) for the past 17 years 28

July 18, 2018 11:36 PM Hazard and Courtois futures in board's hands, says Sarri

LONDON: The futures of star Belgian duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois can be decided by the Chelsea board, said the club's new manager Maurizio Sarri on Wednesday. The 59-year-old Italian, speaking at his unveiling after being appointed the successor to sacked compatriot Antonio Conte, admitted to being disinterested by the transfer market. This will be music 17

July 6, 2018 2:25 AM The Mouseketeers return for season two

THE MOUSEKETEERS (pix) are back for the second season of Club Mickey Mouse on Disney Channel (Astro channel 615), which will feature new original songs by renowned local music producers, and more comedy and games. Head Mouseketeer Charis returns with fellow Mouseketeers Dheena, Erissa, Faiz, Gabriel and Wafiy. They welcome new Mouseketeer 14-year-old 32

July 5, 2018 7:48 AM Jamal is ready to 'face the music,' says Lawyer

SEPANG: Controversial politician Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos's lawyer Datuk Imran Tamrin said his client is ready to "face the music " in terms of legal action and is expected to face charges under the Immigration Act. Jamal is likely to face Immigration offences as he had used a "laluan tikus" (illegal route) to flee the country. "I went and saw Jamal and I was given 12

July 1, 2018 2:39 AM Drake smashes streaming record with new album

NEW YORK: Drake has smashed streaming records with his new album "Scorpion," with Apple Music and Spotify both reporting unprecedented listenership in its first day. Apple Music said on Instagram that the Canadian hip-hop superstar's fifth studio album was streamed 170 million times in the 24 hours since its release Friday. The worldwide figure is the highest 13