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31-year-old man arrested for threatening health dept staff

New Straits Times Online - ‎15 hours ago‎
GEORGE TOWN: Police have arrested a 31-year-old man for allegedly threatening to attack a health department staff with a parang during dengue prevention rounds yesterday.
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Najib gripes about online media

The Straits Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
SHAH ALAM • Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak said he is depressed by online media these days, which focus on speed rather than accurancy in reporting, Malaysiakini news reported him as saying yesterday.
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'1MDB already being probed, what else you want?'

The Sun Daily - ‎8 hours ago‎
PETALING JAYA: “The 1Malaysia Development Board (1MDB) is currently being queries by different government authorities and agencies, what else do you want?
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Managers face the axe as BBC cuts 1000 jobs

The Times (subscription) - ‎1 hour ago‎
The BBC is to cut more than 1,000 jobs and axe several of the corporation's ten layers of management to help to plug a £150 million gap in licence-fee funding.
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Ferry capsizes in Philippines, 38 dead

The Straits Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Kim Nirvana tipped over in unexplained circumstances about half an hour after setting sail from the port of Ormoc in Leyte province yesterday.
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Google apologizes after app mistakenly labels black people 'gorillas' - ‎1 hour ago‎
Google has come under fire after the image-recognition feature in its Photos application mistakenly identified dark-skinned people as "gorillas".
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Umno grassroots sought postponement of polls, say party leaders

The Borneo Post - ‎6 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Two Umno senior leaders said yesterday the party elections were postponed at the request of the grassroots. Vice-president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein and Wanita chief Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil said the grassroots had ...
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PKR willing to work with other opposition parties in state polls

The Borneo Post - ‎4 hours ago‎
KUCHING: State PKR chairman Baru Bian says his party is willing to work with any opposition parties that share its stand and struggle for the betterment of Sarawak and Malaysia.
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Police Finally Nab Penang's Panty Snatcher

Huffington Post - ‎6 hours ago‎
Ladies of Malaysia, your year-long nightmare is over. The underwear thief of Penang has been caught. According to the Straits Times, a serial snatcher of ladies' undergarments has been nabbed red-handed - thanks to one red bra.
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MACC: Another Cameron Highlands farmer held for offering bribe

The Rakyat Post - ‎12 hours ago‎
According to a statement issued by the MACC today, the 41-year-old Cameron Highlands farmer has surrendered himself at the commission's office in Meru, Ipoh,around 4pm yesterday.
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'Egay' now a tropical storm; Isabela, Cagayan now under Signal no. 1

CNN - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Tropical Storm Egay was forecast to move northwest at 13 kph, and is expected to be 285 km east-northeast of Casiguran, Aurora by Saturday morning (July 4).
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Thailand places $1bn dollars order for Chinese submarines

BusinessDay - ‎8 hours ago‎
Thailand Navy Chief, Kraisorn Chansuvanich, said on Thursday that the country has placed a- 36 billion baht, approximately 1.1 billion dollars order for three Chinese-made submarines as it seeks to boost its naval power.
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Ruffy Biazon on 'pork' charges: I'm innocent - ‎2 hours ago‎
Former Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon said on Thursday he could prove that P3 million of his Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) as Muntinlupa representative went to real projects contrary to the findings of the Office of the Ombudsman.
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Malaysia tells UN Security Council of push for MH17 tribunal | Reuters

Firstpost - ‎23 minutes ago‎
UNITED NATIONS Malaysia told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday it plans to push for a U.N.-backed tribunal to prosecute those suspected of downing a passenger airliner last year in eastern Ukraine, though Russia described the move as ...
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Pilot switched off wrong engine before plane crash

Times LIVE - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Seconds later the almost new ATR 72-600, which had 58 people on board, crashed upside down into a shallow river in Taipei after it lurched between buildings, clipping an overpass and a taxi.
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Robot crushes worker at Volkswagen factory

Times LIVE - ‎43 minutes ago‎
The man, who has not been named, was part of a team setting up the automated machinery at the factory in Kassel, north of Frankfurt, according to Volkswagen.
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Misinformation plagues early reporting on Navy Yard non-incident

Washington Post - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Facts are often the first casualty when news breaks. The confusion and speed of onrushing events can crimp the accuracy of the who, what and when of a story.
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Fitch's mixed signals on Malaysia confounding

AsiaOne - ‎1 hour ago‎
Late Tuesday night, the UK and US-based rating firm left Malaysia's debt rating unchanged at A minus, much to the surprise of market watchers and providing a huge relief to the country's policymakers.
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FBM KLCI year-end target under review

Malaysia Chronicle - ‎1 hour ago‎
PETALING JAYA - MIDF Research has placed its year-end target of 1,900 points for the FBM KLCI under review for possible adjustment since the market is still absorbing the impact of liquidity and political issues in the country.
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Genting shareholders approve sale of HK unit, interest voiced

The Sun Daily - ‎1 hour ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Genting Malaysia Bhd, which has been approached by several parties for its 17.81% stake in Genting Hong Kong Ltd, yesterday received shareholders' approval for the disposal, for a sum of not less than RM1.7 billion.
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Secret Recipe back in Jakim's good books

Malaysiakini (subscription) - ‎13 hours ago‎
Secret Recipe has regained its Halal certification after completing renovations at its central kitchen in Taman Mayang, Selangor. The franchise had lost its Halal certification in May, sparking concerns if the use of haram ingredients was the cause.
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New-gen Toyota Fortuner to make its global debut on July 17

AsianetIndia - ‎11 hours ago‎
The Japanese automaker, Toyota has officially confirmed that the next-generation Fortuner will make its global debut on July, 17, 2015 in Thailand.
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Volvo child seat concept puts kids' safety up front

Gizmag - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Back in April, Volvo showed off its Lounge Console at the Shanghai International Auto Show. The concept replaced the usually-unoccupied front passenger seat of a chauffeur-driven vehicle with a multi-purpose luxury footrest for use by the rear-seat ...
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Khairy: Morten's the right man for Malaysian badminton

The Star Online - ‎6 hours ago‎
PUTRAJAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has given Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director Morten Frost the thumbs up, especially in giving young players more prominence.
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Nicol David: I am hungry for more success - ‎19 hours ago‎
Malaysian squash queen Nicol David has achieved a remarkable feat of maintaining the Women's World No.1 title for an astonishing 108 months, according to the latest Women's International Squash Player Association (WISPA) ranking for July.
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Indian women keep Olympic dreams alive

The Hindu - ‎4 hours ago‎
India kept its Olympic qualification dreams alive by beating lower-ranked Italy in a shoot-out in a classification match of the women's Hockey World League Semifinals at the KHC Dragons Stadium, here on Thursday.
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Cook Islands warns Rarotonga jet blast thrillseekers to stay away (VIDEO)

Malay Mail Online - ‎18 hours ago‎
A screen grab of an Air New Zealand plane attempting to land at Cook Islands Airport. Plane-spotters often gather to experience Rarotonga's most unusual tourist activity: standing in the wash of jet engines.
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Will Apple Music eat through your data cap?

Fox News - ‎3 hours ago‎
To stream Apple Music over cellular data or not to stream Apple Music over cellular data… that is the question. iPhone users who are on unlimited data plans, or don't really care about data overages, might not be interested in how much data Apple ...
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Jada Pinkett Smith on being the feminist force of 'Magic Mike XXL'

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
LOS ANGELES From playing the villainous, manipulative Fish Mooney on Fox's Batman origins TV series "Gotham" to an empowering erotic club owner in "Magic Mike XXL," Jada Pinkett Smith is no stranger to taking on strong female characters on screen.
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Britain's Little Mix eye movie next (VIDEO)

Malay Mail Online - ‎9 hours ago‎
LONDON, July 2 —They've had two number one singles in the UK, and a record breaking album in the US. Now, British girl group Little Mix are back with 'Black Magic' the lead single from their third album.

2 Vietnamese sites among world top 20 gorgeous natural wonders: media

Shanghai Daily (subscription) - ‎8 hours ago‎
HO CHI MINH CITY, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam's Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and Ha Long Bay are among the world's top 20 gorgeous natural wonders, the U.S.
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Amazon's Wildlife Threatened By Hydropower Dams, Study Says

National Geographic - ‎18 hours ago‎
“We're watching extinction unfold in front of us,” scientist says of the impact of Brazil's Balbina Dam. Picture of the Balbina dam.
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National Physical Laboratory visualized the leap second for us

Geek - ‎5 hours ago‎
Unless you've been avoiding the news you'll know that on June 30 at midnight, a leap second was introduced effectively making that day the longest of the year.
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Injectable diabetes medicine drives down weight, too, research finds

Los Angeles Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
The diabetes medication liraglutide helped more than twice as many obese subjects in a clinical trial lose 5% of their body weight, and more than three times as many lose a tenth of their body weight, compared with subjects taking a placebo, according ...
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