Monthly Archives: September 2016

September 30

Buzzing sex toy delays AirAsia flight departure

An AirAsia flight was temporarily delayed after a buzzing sex toy in a passenger’s rucksack sent alarm bells ringing among airport security. A Daily Mail Online report said the incident involved AirAsia flight FD3438, which was scheduled to depart Chiang Mai International Airport for Bangkok on Wednesday at 8.25am. According to the report, an airport […]

September 27

Airport eGates crash leaves long queues at KLIA2

Travellers arriving at klia2 yesterday evening were forced to queue in long lines for Immigration clearance after the airport’s eGates malfunctioned.   Olympic Council of Asia Media committee member Tony Mariadass, who had returned from Da Nang, Vietnam at 4.15pm, said he was queueing at the eGates when he was told to move to the Immigration […]

September 26

Golf’s Most Beloved Figure, Arnold Palmer, Dies At 87

Arnold Palmer, a seven-time major winner who brought golf to the masses and became the most beloved figure in the game, died Sunday, a source close to the family confirmed to Golfweek. He was 87. Reaction poured in from “Arnie’s Army” of admirers in the world of golf. “We loved him with a mythic American […]

September 23

Canny Ong’s Murderer Hanged Today

Former aircraft cabin cleaner, Ahmad Najib Aris was hanged to death at dawn today for murdering IT analyst Canny Ong Lay Kian about 13 years ago. Local Malay daily, Utusan reported the execution was carried out at Kajang Prison and his body will be laid to rest at the Muslim Cemetery behind Kajang Hospital. According […]

September 21

Six cops needed to lift barrel with Morais’ body, court told in Kevin Morais murder trial

It took six policemen to lift the oil drum containing the body of former deputy public prosecutor Datuk Kevin Anthony Morais to the surface of a swamp in Subang Jaya, said a Bukit Aman officer. Even then, they had to tie the barrel to the back of the police vehicle and pull it before it […]

September 21

Brad Pitt is sad that Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce

Hollywood super couple Angelina Jolie, 41, and Brad Pitt, 52, are getting a divorce. Actress Jolie had filed for a divorce petition on Sept 15; the news broke five days later when US entertainment website TMZ ran an article with details of the petition. The non-stop media frenzy has left many to speculate on the […]

September 20

1.2 Million Malaysians Do Not Have Driving Licence, says RTD Chief

The Road Transport Department (RTD) is conducting a campaign to get 1.2 million Malaysians without a driving licence to apply for them. Its director-general, Datuk Nadzri Siron said they wanted to know the reasons why these people do not possess a driving licence despite being eligible for a licence. “The RTD wants to know whether […]