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Bersih 4 was not a feel-good picnic

Malaysiakini (subscription) - ‎1 hour ago‎
COMMENT When Bersih 4 ended at the midnight of Aug 30, it ended on a high note. The rally defied expectations. Those who had thought it would not be able to sustain 34 hours of street protest without experiencing police harassment and violence sparked ...
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Violent Protest Follows Kiev Vote on Autonomy for East Ukraine

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
KIEV, Ukraine - The results of a fiercely contested parliamentary vote over autonomy for eastern Ukraine were counted on Monday, partly in blood: 265 in favor, three major parties opposed and one dead policeman.

Star Media Group and BritishIndia launch moderation campaign

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Timely reminder: Shoppers checking out the “We Were All Born Moderate” poster at the British India outlet in KLCC. KUALA LUMPUR: A campaign promoting moderation is a great way to remind Malaysians that “we were all born moderate”.

US considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft

Business Insurance - ‎9 hours ago‎
(Reuters) - The White House is considering applying sanctions against companies and individuals in China it believes have benefited from Chinese hacking of U.S.
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Fuel prices down for September

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
PETALING JAYA: Petrol and diesel prices will drop by 10 sen and 15 sen per litre in September. Petron Petrol Dealers Association president Datuk Alang Zari Ishak confirmed on Monday that the prices of both RON95 and RON97 petrol have been set at ...
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Google marks Malaysia's National Day with 'teh tarik' doodle

AsiaOne - ‎Aug 30, 2015‎
In its welcome page, the alphabets are made up of the Jalur Gemilang except for the double “O”, which carried the crescent and moon design, accompanied by two mugs normally used when making “teh tarik".
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Nur Jazlan: S'gor, Penang should have hosted rally

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Muhammad (pic) has questioned the Penang and Selangor governments for not offering venues in their states to organise the Bersih 4 rally.
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Parti Amanah Negara the official name of Gerakan Harapan Baru — Mat Sabu

The Borneo Post - ‎9 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: The chairman of Gerakan Harapan Baru (HB), Mohamad Sabu yesterday announced the usage of the name, Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) as the official name of HB.
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Debt collector shot dead while on bike

The Star Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
GEORGE TOWN: A 31-year-old debt collector was gunned down in Gelugor here while he was riding his motorcycle to his house in Bayan Lepas.
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Cambodia not accepting more refugees

The Star Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
PHNOM PENH/SYDNEY: Cambodia said it did not intend to accept any more refugees from a South Pacific detention centre under an agreement with Australia, dealing a blow to the controversial resettlement scheme criticised by rights groups.
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Tan Lam Siong pulls out of Potong Pasir

TODAYonline - ‎37 minutes ago‎
SINGAPORE - Independent hopeful Tan Lam Siong has pulled out of the race to contest in Potong Pasir in this coming General Election.
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Singaporean from Auckland extends trip to vote in election

New Zealand Herald - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Singaporeans will be heading the polls on September 11, the first to be held since the passing of its founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew.
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Comelec still looking for ways to use old PCOS machines

ABS CBN News - ‎38 minutes ago‎
MANILA, Philippines - The old precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines could still be used in next year's polls. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is looking for ways to use the old PCOS machines to augment the 93,977 optical mark reader (OMR) ...
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Turkey: Journalists Held in Terror Case

New York Times - ‎59 minutes ago‎
A Turkish court has charged two British journalists at Vice News and their assistant with aiding an unidentified terrorist group. The journalists - Jake Hanrahan, a correspondent, and Philip Pendlebury, a cameraman - and their Turkey-based assistant ...

The Cry For Media Freedom in Egypt

Huffington Post - ‎21 hours ago‎
This post was originally published on The Toolbox, a tech and social impact initiative of Humanise, Inc. Something exquisitely tragic happens when power and politics bind the hands and mouths of journalists.
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IS burns 4 Shiite militiamen alive in Iraq: video

Xinhua - ‎3 hours ago‎
BAGHDAD, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- The Islamic State (IS) militant group on Monday aired a video of burning four Iraqi Shiite militiamen said to be in revenge for earlier burning of Sunni people by government allied militiamen.
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Death toll at 158 in blasts at China port

Herald Sun - ‎9 hours ago‎
THE death toll has risen to 158 from explosions at a chemical warehouse in north-eastern China, with 15 people still missing. THE toll included 94 firefighters and 11 police killed in the August 12 accident, the official Xinhua news agency reported on ...
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KLCI surges 42 points in early trade

The Star Online - ‎11 minutes ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI surged 42 points in early trade on Tuesday toa high of 1,655, kicking off the new month of September on a very strong note despite the weaker overnight close on Wall Street.
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Indonesians arrest man behind M'sian oil tanker hijacking

The Star Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
JAKARTA: The alleged mastermind behind the hijacking of Malaysian oil tanker MT Orkim Harmony in June has been arrested. The man, identified as Albert Yohanes was arrested by the Indonesian Navy at an apartment in Grogol Petamburan, West Jakarta.
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RM48.2b investments flowed into Penang from 2008 to 2014

The Sun Daily - ‎4 hours ago‎
GEORGE TOWN: Penang has managed to attract investments of some RM48.2 billion from 2008 to 2014 since the national opposition wrested control of the state, Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said.
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Petronas may consider ventures in Venezuela, Trinidad & Tobago

The Sun Daily - ‎4 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) may consider participating in joint gas exploration at the border areas of Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman said.
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Liow: Cost to own a motorcycle licence down to RM299

Free Malaysia Today - ‎10 hours ago‎
Transport minister says that the MyLesen programme is to encourage the young, who do not have a licence, to own one now. liow,lesen.
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Youths arrested during music gig released

Astro Awani - ‎15 hours ago‎
Police released 161 out of the 163 people arrested during a surprise raid at an independent punk music venue Rumah Api in Ampang. - File pic.
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Apple's deal with Cisco will lay out a red carpet for critical iOS apps

PCWorld - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Enterprises will be able to give their most important iOS apps priority and route voice calls over their own networks through the partnership that Cisco Systems and Apple announced on Monday.
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Facebook must obey local censorship laws, says Germany's justice minister

Ars Technica UK - ‎13 hours ago‎
Facebook must ban racist sentiments on its service even if they would be acceptable in the US, Germany's Justice Minister Heiko Maas has warned.
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Juventus suffer historic back-to-back defeats

euronews - ‎5 hours ago‎
Juventus continued their poor start to their Serie A title defence. After losing their league opener a week ago to Udinese 'The Old Lady' were defeated in Rome this time around.
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Malacca lift FAM League trophy

New Straits Times Online - ‎Aug 29, 2015‎
Nurshamil Abdul Ghani's stoppage time header earned Malacca a 3-2 win over Perlis in the FAM League final at Hang Jebat Stadium today.

Himmat Rai shoots four-under to finish 22nd in Jakarta

Press Trust of India - ‎Aug 29, 2015‎
Jakarta, Aug 29 (PTI) Himmat Rai played his best round of the week on the final day of the Ciputra Golfpreneur Tournament to finish Tied-22nd.
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Diversecity 2015 ready to mesmerise Malaysians

Astro Awani - ‎9 hours ago‎
Diversecity 2015 opening ceremony in Pavilion Kuala Lumpur was officiated by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and his wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.
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How Long Will Vine's New Licensed Music Option Remain Free?

Bidness ETC - ‎13 hours ago‎
Vine, the popular loop-video app, now allows users to add looping music to their videos. The music feature, handpicked by Vine, includes artists who have partnered with it.
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Man behind 'A Nightmare on Elm Street', 'Scream' dies

Times of India - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Wes Craven, a master of horror cinema and a proponent of the slasher genre best known for creating the Freddy Krueger and 'Scream' franchises, died on Sunday at his home in Los Angeles.
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Ancient ruins of ships unearthed in 'Kedah Tua'

The Rakyat Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
The wrecks of the ancient ships were found embedded in a swampy and muddy area at the archaeological site, which thousands of years ago was a deep and wide river.

Group: Use IVF for rhinos

The Star Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Match-making time: Puntung and Tam (left pic)being put together to see if they are ready to mate. KOTA KINABALU: The Borneo Rhino Alliance has suggested that in-vitro fertilisation be done to help in the breeding of the nearly extinct Sumatran ...
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UN climate talks begin divided but with hope for Paris accord

Herald Scotland - ‎10 hours ago‎
Chances that governments will work out a UN accord to combat climate change in December seem brighter than in the run-up to a failed attempt in 2009, experts have said as delegates from almost 200 nations met, hoping to bridge deep divisions.
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Yearlong Mock Mars Mission Will Test Mental Toll of Isolation - ‎3 hours ago‎
On Friday (Aug. 28), six scientists left the comforts of civilization, set to be gone for an entire year. Their mission will simulate what it might be like for astronauts journeying to Mars.

Indians fail to make use of RM100mil loan facility

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
INDIANS in Selangor have so far failed to make good use of the RM100mil small loans programme introduced by the state government, Tamil Nesan reported.

Two women have abortions due to poverty

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
TWO women in Kota Baru are said to have undergone abortions due to poverty, reported Harian Metro. “My husband and I had to abort our baby, fearing we could not afford to care for it,” said a woman who wanted to be identified only as Fatimah.
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'Cure' for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal

The Sun Daily - ‎Aug 29, 2015‎
PENICHE, Portugal: Anya wasn't even born when Chernobyl exploded nearly 30 years ago, but even today its radioactive fallout stalks her and other Ukrainian youngsters growing up near the disused plant.
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STUDY: Workplaces that encourage healthy lifestyle will have fewer obese workers

India Today - ‎17 hours ago‎
Workplaces that encourage healthy lifestyle practices are tied to fewer obese employees among millennials, according to a new study.