UPDATE: ‘Datuk’ captured on video assaulting parking attendant in September incident

UPDATE: Police have reportedly identified the suspect, and have also shed light on the reason for suspect’s unwarranted, violent outburst: He didn’t want to pay the RM3 (US$0.75) parking fee on his Range Rover. Stay classy, buddy. * Making the rounds on social media over the last few days is a one-minute-twenty-second clip of an ...

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Kuala Lumpur-area ‘taufu fau’ hawker caught reusing disposable plastic

Kuala Lumpur-area ‘taufu fau’ hawker caught reusing disposable plastic

Had lunch? Great, because this will either make your stomach flip once or twice, or if you’re like us, shrug, and wonder what’s for dinner. A Bandar Sunway taufu fau...

Ad agency issues apology for ‘misunderstanding’ over alleged religious profiling of candidate

Ad agency issues apology for ‘misunderstanding’ over alleged religious profiling of candidate

Creative Unicorn, a Kuala Lumpur digital marketing agency aiming to “give you great solutions without the fluff,” missed a lesson or two on email etiquette, and one Facebook...

Snack ad uses transphobia, racism, antisemitism and religion to sell food

Snack ad uses transphobia, racism, antisemitism and religion to sell food

Have you sat there, wondering about the intersectionality of religion, LGBTQ+, bigotry, and crunchy, savory snacks? Ponder no more, dear reader, we’ve found it for you. Remember...

Man found allegedly hiding in women’s bathroom at Rawang petrol station

Man found allegedly hiding in women’s bathroom at Rawang petrol station

Making the rounds online is the purported CCTV footage from a Petronas station on Bukit Beruntung, Rawang, showing the corridor to the station’s bathroom and the subsequent...

Passenger alleges he was victim of syndicate theft on MAS flight from Tokyo

Passenger alleges he was victim of syndicate theft on MAS flight from Tokyo

Another theft has been reported on board a Malaysia Airlines flight, with a Facebook user posting an extensive detailing of his ordeal flying between Kuala Lumpur and Tokyo...

Makan Alone: KL family forgets son after long dinner in Melaka, claim him only hours later

Makan Alone: KL family forgets son after long dinner in Melaka, claim him only hours later

Social media was abuzz this week after a flabbergasted Melaka restaurant owner was faced with a forgotten toddler, and images of the tot were subsequently uploaded to Twitter in...

Itsy, bitsy, teenie, weenie food court bikini: Woman walks through Sabah city in underwear

Itsy, bitsy, teenie, weenie food court bikini: Woman walks through Sabah city in underwear

Recent photos of a woman walking brazenly through Kota Kinabalu, Sabah’s city streets wearing what appears to be only a bikini bottom and a long-sleeved shirt have gone viral...

Bus driver who drove madly through traffic before crashing into several cars pleads guilty to drug use

Bus driver who drove madly through traffic before crashing into several cars pleads guilty to drug use

Last week’s driver who was at the helm of a careening public bus through Kuala Lumpur’s busiest streets has today plead guilty to being under the influence of drugs when the...

Human parking bay ‘chup’ says she was wrong, but fears for her safety after online backlash

Human parking bay ‘chup’ says she was wrong, but fears for her safety after online backlash

Manners: Similar to the talk-to-text function on your phone – we all have it, yet we’re not all clear on just how to use it. Over the weekend, one citizen who reached boiling...


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