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‘She eats foreign sausage’: Junius Ho kicked out of LegCo meeting over sexist insult

Pro-Beijing firebrand Junius Ho was booted from a Legislative Council meeting this afternoon after suggesting pro-democracy convenor Claudia Mo, whose husband is British, “eats foreign sausage.” Ho — no stranger to controversy — was attending a session in the legislature to elect the 2019-2020 chairman and deputy chairman...

Viral: Indonesian parents make son apologize and ask for punishment from shopkeeper after he was caught stealing a toy

There is no single correct parenting method, but we can all probably agree that this boy’s parents are doing it right.

Viral: Indonesian parents make son apologize and ask for punishment from shopkeeper after he was caught stealing a toy

At least 10 stalls in Bali’s Buleleng regency still sell dog meat: official

Bali Province’s Livestock and Animal Health Agency has reportedly issued official warning letters to owners of those...

At least 10 stalls in Bali’s Buleleng regency still sell dog meat: official

Prolific British pedophile Richard Huckle found dead in prison cell

His name had become synonymous in Malaysia with horror and depravity: Convicted pedophile Richard Huckle was estimated...

Prolific British pedophile Richard Huckle found dead in prison cell

Caught with their pants down: 4 men arrested over Telegram nudes chat scandal

The invite-only group chat had more than 40,000 members.

Caught with their pants down: 4 men arrested over Telegram nudes chat scandal

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National Police reveal new details on suspected terrorist arrested in Bali last week

National Police reveal new details on suspected terrorist arrested in Bali last week

Authorities said AT, one of the suspected terrorists arrested last week in Bali, allegedly acted as an attack coordinator and was found to have provided tutoring on bomb-making...

At least 10 stalls in Bali’s Buleleng regency still sell dog meat: official

At least 10 stalls in Bali’s Buleleng regency still sell dog meat: official

Bali Province’s Livestock and Animal Health Agency has reportedly issued official warning letters to owners of those food stalls.

Bali’s iconic Tanah Lot to launch e-ticketing system tomorrow

Bali’s iconic Tanah Lot to launch e-ticketing system tomorrow

One of Bali’s most iconic temples and popular tourist attraction, Tanah Lot, is getting an upgraded ticketing system beginning tomorrow. 

Ibiza in Canggu: have a sip of Café del Mar’s ‘mellow yellow’ and a bite of their oxtail lumpia while basking in the chill-out ambience

Ibiza in Canggu: have a sip of Café del Mar’s ‘mellow yellow’ and a bite of their oxtail lumpia while basking in the chill-out ambience

With Café del Mar having opened its Bali outpost on the Canggu beachfront, maybe we don’t even have to travel that far to experience a little bit of Ibiza. 

Watch: Kiwi rugby player from Australia’s Melbourne Storm gets into brawl on Bali street

Watch: Kiwi rugby player from Australia’s Melbourne Storm gets into brawl on Bali street

What might have simply started as a fun night-out with the boys in Bali could potentially have professional repercussions for one rugby player. 

Thailand declares 2 extra holidays for next month

Thailand declares 2 extra holidays for next month

The cabinet today approved two holidays in November to keep things quiet for a regional summit — but only in Bangkok and its northwest metro area. The final two days of an...

Taste ‘alt-ramen’ at Sukhumvit joint by chef who cooked Dalai Lama’s 1st Thai meal

Taste ‘alt-ramen’ at Sukhumvit joint by chef who cooked Dalai Lama’s 1st Thai meal

At 27, Pattarawit “Park” Junthai has already unlocked some serious achievements in the Thai culinary scene. He represented Thailand to cook for the Dalai Lama, is the personal...

Four-meter king cobra wrestled from sewer in Krabi (Video)

Four-meter king cobra wrestled from sewer in Krabi (Video)

A feisty four-meter (13-foot) king cobra was pulled from a sewer in Krabi province in an hour-long operation, a rescue foundation said Tuesday, describing the reptile as one of...

‘Punish them hard!’ Jetski jerkoffs ‘hunt’ whales in Thai gulf

‘Punish them hard!’ Jetski jerkoffs ‘hunt’ whales in Thai gulf

A pack of jetski-riding tourists tearing through the gulf in search of a protected and rare whale just off Phetchaburi province got off with only a warning today. The group of...

Not Only Is The Night Still Young — It’s ‘Limitless’ with Penfolds at Waldorf Astoria Bangkok This October

Not Only Is The Night Still Young — It’s ‘Limitless’ with Penfolds at Waldorf Astoria Bangkok This October

| Coconuts Bangkok x Penfolds | A night of exceptional Australian wine.

King James accused of acting the fool with remarks on Hong Kong-NBA furor

King James accused of acting the fool with remarks on Hong Kong-NBA furor

Basketball megastar LeBron James has jumped into the NBA vs. China fray with both feet, suggesting that Houston GM Daryl Morey had been ignorant to express his support for Hong...

18-year-old charged with wounding police officer with sharp object

18-year-old charged with wounding police officer with sharp object

An 18-year-old has been formally charged for allegedly using a sharp object cut the neck of a police officer during a protest on Sunday. According to Headline Daily, suspect Hui...

‘She eats foreign sausage’: Junius Ho kicked out of LegCo meeting over sexist insult

‘She eats foreign sausage’: Junius Ho kicked out of LegCo meeting over sexist insult

Pro-Beijing firebrand Junius Ho was booted from a Legislative Council meeting this afternoon after suggesting pro-democracy convenor Claudia Mo, whose husband is British,...

3 pro-dem candidates asked to clarify stance on Hong Kong independence ahead of elections

3 pro-dem candidates asked to clarify stance on Hong Kong independence ahead of elections

Three candidates have been asked by election officials to clarify their stance on Hong Kong independence ahead of November’s district council elections. Joshua Wong, a...

‘Lady Liberty’ statue goes missing hours after being toppled over

‘Lady Liberty’ statue goes missing hours after being toppled over

The “Lady Liberty Hong Kong” statue installed at the top of Lion Rock on Sunday has gone missing, apparently just hours after it was knocked over and sprayed with red...

Police arrest man for allegedly rubbing his crotch against 13 y.o. girl aboard KRL Commuterline

Police arrest man for allegedly rubbing his crotch against 13 y.o. girl aboard KRL Commuterline

A 24-year-old man, identified by his initials HN, has been arrested by police for allegedly sexually harassing a teenage girl aboard the KRL Commuterline train by rubbing his...

Police arrest 27 suspected militants following attack on chief security minister Wiranto

Police arrest 27 suspected militants following attack on chief security minister Wiranto

Indonesian police said they have arrested more than two dozen suspected militants after members of a network linked to the Islamic State (IS) group tried to assassinate a...

Man kills sex worker in row over ‘magic tissue’ sexual performance enhancer: police

Man kills sex worker in row over ‘magic tissue’ sexual performance enhancer: police

A man named Ridwan Solihin has been accused of the murder of a sex worker, identified by her initials OS (28), who was found dead in a hotel room in Karawang, West Java last...

Viral: Indonesian parents make son apologize and ask for punishment from shopkeeper after he was caught stealing a toy

Viral: Indonesian parents make son apologize and ask for punishment from shopkeeper after he was caught stealing a toy

There is no single correct parenting method, but we can all probably agree that this boy’s parents are doing it right.

Court absolves woman who posted video of man saying he wants to decapitate President Jokowi

Court absolves woman who posted video of man saying he wants to decapitate President Jokowi

The Central Jakarta District Court yesterday absolved Ina Yuniarti, a woman who was accused of violating the Information and Electronic Transactions Act (UU ITE) for uploading a...

Malaysia’s most prestigious university files police report against student’s anti-racism protest

Malaysia’s most prestigious university files police report against student’s anti-racism protest

College: If you’re not fighting The Man then somehow you’ve already managed to sell your soul before cashing your first sweet paycheck, amirite — or does that...

Loudness are bringing the noise to KL this November!

Loudness are bringing the noise to KL this November!

| Coconuts KL x The Bee | This band’s name is as advertised.

Cops, army personnel, magistrate among 47 detained in Kuala Lumpur entertainment outlet raid

Cops, army personnel, magistrate among 47 detained in Kuala Lumpur entertainment outlet raid

Following an early morning raid on Wisma MPL, in the heart of the city, eight police officers, including one female, have been placed under arrest after testing positive for...

Prolific British pedophile Richard Huckle found dead in prison cell

Prolific British pedophile Richard Huckle found dead in prison cell

His name had become synonymous in Malaysia with horror and depravity: Convicted pedophile Richard Huckle was estimated to have abused 200 children over several years working as a...

Former top cop thinks ‘The Onion’ is real, US government must held to account for it

Former top cop thinks ‘The Onion’ is real, US government must held to account for it

Satire can be tricky for the uninitiated. If you weren’t exposed to the oeuvre of Monty Python growing up (no surprise, given it’s banned here), or didn’t have a...

Louis Vuitton sends flowers to Regine Velasquez after alleged discrimination in NYC store

Louis Vuitton sends flowers to Regine Velasquez after alleged discrimination in NYC store

The iconic French fashion house Louis Vuitton has reportedly sent Filipino singer Regine Velasquez a bouquet of flowers after she alleged that she was discriminated against in...

MRT-3 suspends operations for over two hours after man falls to his death on tracks

MRT-3 suspends operations for over two hours after man falls to his death on tracks

A homeless man died today after falling from a height onto the tracks of the MRT-3 in Makati City. Police identified the 21-year-old victim as Mas Sandamon, of Marang Sumisip in...

‘Keep your arse at home’: Lea Salonga calls out people for using their cellphones during show

‘Keep your arse at home’: Lea Salonga calls out people for using their cellphones during show

Filipino theatergoers are reminded all too often that using cellphones during a show is a no-no, but many choose to ignore this warning all the same. Lea Salonga? She’s...

Coco-nuts, Rejoice: Jollibee introduces its own version of buko pie

Coco-nuts, Rejoice: Jollibee introduces its own version of buko pie

Jollibee, the unquestionable apple of Filipino fast-foodies’ eye, announced today that it will start selling its own version of the beloved dessert buko pie in Metro Manila...

Change is coming: Philippine central bank to replace PHP20 banknote with coin

Change is coming: Philippine central bank to replace PHP20 banknote with coin

The PHP20 paper bill will be phased out and changed into coins (get it?!) starting in 2020, the government office responsible for producing the country’s money announced...

Rakhine rebels abduct dozens after storming Myanmar bus: army

Rakhine rebels abduct dozens after storming Myanmar bus: army

Suspected ethnic Rakhine rebels disguised as a sports team stormed a bus in rural Myanmar and took 31 hostages — mostly off-duty firefighters and construction workers...

Bangladesh troops accused of raping Rohingya girl

Bangladesh troops accused of raping Rohingya girl

The Bangladesh military said Thursday it has ordered an investigation after a Rohingya family in a refugee camp accused army troops of raping a 12-year-old girl. The inquiry comes...

Bridging the gap: Yangon’s boom falls short across river

Bridging the gap: Yangon’s boom falls short across river

On her scruffy, downtrodden bank of the river, teashop-owner Khin works just a few hundred metres across the muddy water from Yangon and dreams of the riches promised by a new...

Not your basic hotel buffet: Here are the best brunch spots with local character in Yangon

Not your basic hotel buffet: Here are the best brunch spots with local character in Yangon

We’ve got plenty of mega brunch deals to choose from at the hotels around town, but what about when you don’t want buffet fare or a stuffy hotel environment? Here are our...

Mandalay minister sees no merriment in memes, files lawsuit

Mandalay minister sees no merriment in memes, files lawsuit

Defamation suits from National League for Democracy members looking to silence their critics are nothing new in Myanmar, but this particular lawsuit appears to be breaking new...

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Louis Vuitton sends flowers to Regine Velasquez after alleged discrimination in NYC store

Louis Vuitton sends flowers to Regine Velasquez after alleged discrimination in NYC store

The iconic French fashion house Louis Vuitton has reportedly sent Filipino singer Regine Velasquez a bouquet of flowers after she alleged that she was discriminated against in...

‘Keep your arse at home’: Lea Salonga calls out people for using their cellphones during show

‘Keep your arse at home’: Lea Salonga calls out people for using their cellphones during show

Filipino theatergoers are reminded all too often that using cellphones during a show is a no-no, but many choose to ignore this warning all the same. Lea Salonga? She’s...

Loudness are bringing the noise to KL this November!

Loudness are bringing the noise to KL this November!

| Coconuts KL x The Bee | This band’s name is as advertised.

Hip-hop festival Rolling Loud calls off Hong Kong debut amid protests

Hip-hop festival Rolling Loud calls off Hong Kong debut amid protests

Rolling Loud is going quiet. The international hip-hop festival, which was set to make its Hong Kong debut on Saturday, has become the latest in a string of entertainment events...

Booze and boos: Where to party in Singapore this Halloween

Booze and boos: Where to party in Singapore this Halloween

A quick digest of the coolest Halloween parties in Singapore this year.

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