Kota Kinabalu City Mosque bans foreigners after K-pop dancing on grounds

Sabah’s picturesque Kota Kinabalu City Mosque has now been closed to foreign visitors as of yesterday. The move came after a short video clip of two women, both believed to be foreign, emerged, showing them performing a K-pop dance routine on one of the mosque’s walls, while a third individual recorded them. Officials had opened ...

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Panic over tainted banana leaves is fake, says health director

Panic over tainted banana leaves is fake, says health director

Alert to all of the concerned aunties and uncles out there, spreading the concerning tale of the deadly Nipah virus being spread via our country’s beloved plate proxy, the...

YouTube personality takes controversial aim at Malay social issues in comedy video

YouTube personality takes controversial aim at Malay social issues in comedy video

Malaysian Twitter has gone into a bit of a tailspin over a video posted to locally known YouTuber Haikal Idris’s Twitter account, where he and co-creator Muzakir Xynll, a...

Video of nurse on mobile while giving patient breathing assistance goes viral

Video of nurse on mobile while giving patient breathing assistance goes viral

After video of a nurse using her mobile phone while providing breathing assistance to a patient went viral on social media, the Johor Health Department (JKN) has vowed to...

Bangsar banana leaf restaurant shuttered after pothole dish-washing clip goes viral

Bangsar banana leaf restaurant shuttered after pothole dish-washing clip goes viral

Have you had your lunch? Great, because the following video clip is not a sight for queasy eyes. Popular banana leaf chain Raj’s Banana Leaf found itself in hot water yesterday,...

Singaporean doctor details treatments he says turned Najib’s wife into a ‘scary gargoyle’

Singaporean doctor details treatments he says turned Najib’s wife into a ‘scary gargoyle’

The latest fallout revolving around Malaysia’s scandal-tainted ex-premier Najib Razak involves designer handbags. Lots and lots of ’em, with many stuffed with cash and...

Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia has apologized after a government ad in Chinese-language newspapers featured a picture of a barking rooster to mark the Year of the Dog — and sparked a flood of...

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

One Facebook user is feeling traumatized after the bubble tea he ordered came with a side of protein he hadn’t asked for. User Hasler Hoho writes that he was at the Bukit Jalil...

Aussie granny, alleged love scam victim, walks from death sentence in KL meth trafficking case

Aussie granny, alleged love scam victim, walks from death sentence in KL meth trafficking case

An Australian grandmother who said she was tricked into carrying drugs into Malaysia after falling for an online romance scam was cleared of trafficking yesterday, a crime...


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