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April 15, 2018 11:01 AM Revellers usher in Songkran with water pistols, buckets of water

PETALING JAYA: Shrieks of laughter filled the air at the Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple here as revellers gathered to celebrate Songkran, the Thai New Year, yesterday morning. Hundreds turned up at the Buddhist temple located near Jalan Gasing here to celebrate the festival. Armed with water pistols, buckets of water and assorted water dispersal equipment 10

April 15, 2018 2:11 AM Temple transformation community centre plays a pivotal role in shaping, uplifting B40 Indians

PUTRAJAYA: Hindu temple, which has been a focal point in the cultural and religious practices in the country, plays a pivotal role in shaping and uplifting the Indian community especially the households in the bottom 40% income category (B40). In line with the Malaysian Indian Blueprint (MIB), Socioeconomic Development of Indian Community Unit (Sedic) 6

March 28, 2018 12:50 PM Rela denies awarding honorary rank to ‘Datuk Seri’ in alleged assault case

Rela today denied that it would be awarding an honorary rank to businessman Datuk Seri Liow Soon Hee (centre), who allegedly assaulting three Rela members in October last year. ― Picture by Razak GhazaliPUTRAJAYA, 28 Mac — The People’s Volunteer Corps (Rela) today denied that it would be awarding an honorary rank to businessman Datuk Seri Liow Soon Hee, who allegedly 7

March 16, 2018 2:05 AM Five more Cosby accusers to testify at sex assault retrial

Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill's decision will likely have a major influence on the second trial of Cosby, who is accused of attacking Andrea Constand, at his home near Philadelphia between December 30, 2003 and January 20, 2004. — Reuters pic STROUDSBURG (Pennsylvania), March 16 — A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday ruled that five other women who have accused 13

March 7, 2018 5:31 AM Cosby lawyers want other accusers barred at retrial as #MeToo looms

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby exits with his lawyer Tom Mesereau (left) following a pretrial hearing for his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania March 6, 2018. — Reuters picPENNSYLVANIA, March 7 — Allowing 19 other women who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault to testify at his retrial would 15

March 7, 2018 4:51 AM Chinese fishermen seek divine blessings in troubled waters

NANRI, China: "Possessed" by local gods, elaborately dressed villagers in a fishing community in eastern China are carried into the surf to ensure an abundant catch, a centuries-old rite needed now more than ever as fish stocks decline. Staged in the village of Fuye on Nanri island, "The Dash of the Ocean Gods" festival is one of many visually striking 10

February 23, 2018 9:39 AM Welfare recipients yet to receive aid due to hiccups in new system

GEORGE TOWN: Many welfare aid recipients have yet to receive their financial aid since Feb 1 due to a new system implemented by the federal government. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee Chairman Phee Boon Poh (pix) said 25% of the recipients have not received the welfare financial aid due to a new system named "1 Government Financial 15

February 21, 2018 9:37 AM MCA: Voluntary rescue brigade apolitical, started out as volunteers

MCA deputy president Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong said the Crisis Relief Squad of MCA is an apolitical group that had started out as a volunteer group in 1989. — Picture by Miera ZulyanaPETALING JAYA, Feb 21 — The Crisis Relief Squad of MCA (CRSM) is an apolitical group that had started out as a volunteer group in 1989, the party’s deputy president Datuk 13

February 21, 2018 5:25 AM Malaysian spends below RM700 backpacking to Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam

Chinese tourists visit Wat Phra Kaeo (Emerald Buddha Temple) in Bangkok March 27, 2015. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 -- Who says that the Ringgit is holding Malaysians back from travelling and having a good time ? A netizen shared her seven-days backpacking adventure across Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam by just spending RM685.15. Hajar Sekeri’s 31

February 20, 2018 11:03 AM Trudeau tours India amid quips PM being given ‘cold shoulder’

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau receives a memento during his visit to Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India, February 19, 2018. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Feb 20 — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met India’s corporate titans today as he pursued a tour of the country marred by reports he has been snubbed by political leaders. Trudeau addressed 20