ASTRO’s Break and Burn TV ads: Causing negative vibrations?

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Kuala Lumpur – In pursuit of promoting its ‘ASTRO ON THE GO’ mobile app, Astro has been screening a series of bold and striking advertisements with youngsters breaking and burning Television sets with the aim of sending the message across to switch to the newly launched mobile app. However, these ads have received widespread criticisms and negative More...

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N Korea fires missile hours after US calls for ‘new pressure’

Washington/Seoul  – North Korea attempted to fire a ballistic missile early Saturday, the US and South Korea said, just hours after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson demanded “new pressure” More...

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China launches its first domestically-built aircraft carrier

Beijing  – China launched its first domestically-built aircraft carrier from the Dalian shipyard in the country’s north-east on Wednesday as the country aims to boost its military presence at sea. The new More...

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US troops begin installing missile defence system in South Korea

Seoul – Hundreds of local residents on Wednesday protested as US troops began installing a missile defence system known as THAAD in South Korea, local media reported. Overnight, six trailers reportedly transported More...

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How to visit North Korea as a tourist

It’s anything but the classic holiday destination. But perhaps that’s exactly why people are so curious to visit the North Korea, one of the most secluded countries in the world. It may come as a surprise More...

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Islamic State claims killing of French policeman ahead of elections

Paris – The Islamic State extremist organization claimed responsibility for the shooting death of a French policeman on Paris’ Champs-Elysees on Thursday, three days before the first round of the country’s More...

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“Zakir Naik – an avoidable distraction” – Subra

Kuala Lumpur – “Malaysia’s Islamic foundation or it’s multi  religious national texture is certainly not going to be  nourished by Zakir Naik’s preachings. In the contrary it  would More...

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Australia to tighten citizenship rules for new migrants

Sydney – Australia will make it harder for people to gain citizenship, with applicants needing to demonstrate advanced English language skills and to pass other tests in a major overhaul of the visa and migration More...

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British parliament approves May’s plan for snap election on June 8

London – The British parliament on Wednesday approved Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to hold a snap general election on June 8. Lawmakers in parliament’s elected house, the Commons, voted More...

France

France says it foiled a terror attack planned for election campaign

Paris – French police have foiled a terrorist attack planned for the days before Sunday’s first round of voting in the presidential election, Interior Minister Matthias Fekl said on Tuesday. Police More...