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Bank Negara, too, cannot keep mum on 1MDB

Malaysiakini (subscription) - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sirach: Bank Negara's role, whether through commission or omission, needs to be investigated in this 1MDB fiasco. When borrowings of RM42 billion, mainly in forex (foreign exchange), are racked up by a state-owned entity in a relatively short period, the ...
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Pua: Desperate 1MDB seeking 'loan sharks'

Free Malaysia Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
tony-pua_1mdb_Ahmad-Husni_600 KUALA LUMPUR: Despite the less than pleasant experience with the International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) and its subsidiary Aabar Investments (Aabar), the Second Finance Minister Ahmad Husni ...
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Model who stripped told to go for mental observation

Malaysiakini (subscription) - ‎15 hours ago‎
A former model who went topless in an incident in Jalan Petaling recently was ordered by the Magistrate's Court in Kuala Lumpur today to be sent to Hospital Bahagia Tanjung Rambutan, Perak, for evaluation of her mental health.
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China Deployed Artillery Vehicles on Disputed Island, US Says

New York Times - ‎24 minutes ago‎
SINGAPORE - The United States has spotted a pair of mobile artillery vehicles on an artificial island that China is building in the South China Sea, a resource-rich stretch of ocean crossed by vital shipping lanes, American officials said.
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Japan issues evacuation order after Mount Shindake erupts

The Star Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
TOKYO: A violent volcanic eruption in southern Japan forced scores of people to evacuate and shot a huge column of ash high into the air.
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'Everyone must play a part to ensure security in Sabah'

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah needs more relevant and effective assets to maintain security, particularly in the east coast of the state, Chief Minister Datuk Musa Aman said.
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Asian States Say They'll Focus on Causes of Migrant Crisis

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
BANGKOK - A meeting held here on Friday to address the continuing exodus of migrants and refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh ended with a commitment by the participants to target the root causes of the crisis and an ambitious plan of assistance for ...
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Soldier takes 30 bus passengers hostage - ‎44 minutes ago‎
DEL GALLEGO, Camarines Sur—An Army soldier in full battle gear, reportedly incensed by suspicions his wife was cheating on him, held over 30 passengers of a Manila-bound Peñafrancia Tours bus hostage for four hours on Friday but surrendered ...
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Poe signs report vs Binay - ‎6 hours ago‎
Distancing herself from the opposition, Sen. Grace Poe signed the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee's partial report recommending plunder and graft charges against Vice President Jejomar Binay.
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Nigeria starts new chapter as Buhari sworn in as President

Irish Independent - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Three decades after he first came to power in a military coup, Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in as President of Nigeria, giving him control of an African giant struggling with a raging Islamist insurgency.
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Fighters battle Houthis in Yemen's southern city of Aden

Reuters India - ‎44 minutes ago‎
ADEN Heavy fighting erupted in southern Yemen near Aden airport on Friday when local militia attacked Shi'ite Houthi rebels in a push to drive them from the district, residents and fighters said.
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US removes Cuba from list of terrorism sponsors

Los Angeles Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Obama administration on Friday removed Cuba from the U.S. list of state sponsors of international terrorism, taking an important step toward the president's goal of improving relations between the two longtime adversaries.
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India detains Pakistani 'spy' pigeon

The Nation - ‎39 minutes ago‎
NEW DELHI - Indian police said Friday they have detained a pigeon that flew into a village near the heavily militarised border with Pakistan on suspicion it was being used for espionage.
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KLCI Futures Expected To Be On A Downtrend Next Week

Bernama - ‎12 minutes ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 (Bernama) -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is likely to trend lower next week, mirroring the performance of the cash market.
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Complete overhaul for MAS

The Star Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Malaysia Airlines aircrafts sit on tarmac at KL International Airport in Sepang. The strategy introduced by the carrier's new CEO to create subsidiaries will bring about accountability, transparency and instils entrepreneurial spirit to compete, business instincts ...
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AirAsia profit up in Q1 on lower fuel costs

Jakarta Post - ‎12 hours ago‎
Malaysia-based AirAsia, the region's biggest low-cost carrier by fleet size, said its first-quarter net profit climbed seven percent year-on-year due mainly to lower fuel and operating costs.

Would you 'trust' Google to do away with passwords?

The Malaysian Insider - ‎2 hours ago‎
Google is developing a more secure alternative to PINs and passwords based on a trust score. - AFP/Relaxnews pic, May 30, 2015.A new project at Google's advanced research unit aims to authenticate a user not via a PIN or a password but via a trust score, ...
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World's best hotels for wi-fi announced

CIT Magazine - ‎12 hours ago‎
Nordic Choice has topped the list of the world's best hotel groups for wi-fi, according to website Hotel WiFi Test's report.

Unduk Ngadau changes a tomboy to beauty queen material

The Rakyat Post - ‎3 hours ago‎
The picture on the left is of Kerinah Mah before she underwent the transformation to vie for the Unduk Ngadau title, something she has described as priceless.

One app alone puts 10 years of video online per day

Komando - ‎2 hours ago‎
Periscope is a free live video broadcasting app that's taking the world by storm with famous celebrities, journalists and even Oprah streaming content for followers to see.
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Michael Jackson's Neverland on the market

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Neverland Ranch in California that was once the home and personal fantasy land of Michael Jackson is up for sale. The Neverland Ranch in California that was once the home and personal fantasy land of Michael Jackson is up for sale.
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Is 'San Andreas' real? For starters, you can't run in a major quake

Los Angeles Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
The snickering could be heard as soon as the first teaser for the movie "San Andreas" was posted online. Key plot points defy the laws of physics.
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The case of the incredible shrinking Swiss cheese holes

CNET - ‎2 hours ago‎
A Swiss agriculture lab finds that the modern process of cheese making is making Swiss cheese look less Swiss cheesy. by Danny Gallagher · @thisisdannyg; 30 May 2015, 9:56 am AEST.
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UNESCO heritage experts decide not to list Great Barrier Reef as 'in danger'

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Should the UN declare the Reef endangered? Switzerland: World heritage experts have decided not to officially list the Great Barrier Reef as being "in danger", but warned Australia it still has more to do to stop continuing damage to this natural wonder.
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Study Using Gay Canvassers Erred in Methods, Not Results, Author Says

New York Times - ‎55 minutes ago‎
The graduate student who organized and directed a newly retracted study about the effect of gay political canvassers on voters' attitudes toward same-sex marriage apologized on Friday for misrepresenting some aspects of the study, including who paid for it ...
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Baby Born With Thumbnail Sized Heart Celebrates His First Birthday

Huffington Post UK - ‎13 hours ago‎
When Helen Clarey gave birth a year ago, she was told it was unlikely her son, Noah, would survive because his heart was the size of a thumbnail.
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Positive Messages In Public Health Campaigns Could Be More Effective Than ...

Huffington Post - ‎9 hours ago‎
For most people, hearing about the benefits of eating healthy food is a more effective push to change their behavior than hearing why they shouldn't be eating junk, a new study claims.
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