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Karpal Singh: The Tiger of Jelutong

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Karpal dies in a road accident

Former DAP chairman Karpal Singh died in a road accident at Km306.1 (north-bound) of the North-South Expressway near Gua Tempurung in Perak at 12.40 am today, said Kampar OCPD Supt Ng Kong Soon.

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Stagehand of God? Maradona wonder-goal inspires play

Diego Maradona's iconic wonder-goal against England in the quarter-finals of the 1986 World Cup has inspired a new Buenos Aires play.

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Alex Ferguson's £3 million wine collection to go on sale

Legendary former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is to auction off part of his wine collection worth an estimated £3 million.

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Canada police nab young man in Heartbleed data theft

Federal police said they have arrested and charged a 19-year-old man in the theft of 900 Canadian taxpayers' data, which was made vulnerable by the "Heartbleed" bug.

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MH370 Day 40: Uncharted depths provide reality check for plane hunt

Hopes that Malaysia's missing jet might soon be found are yielding to the sobering realisation of the immense challenge of searching an uncharted seafloor at depths that push deep-sea technology to ...

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Philippines quarantines man over MERS fears

Philippine health authorities said they have quarantined a Filipino who arrived from the Middle East because he tested positive for the deadly MERS virus.

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Brazil star kicks off HIV prevention drive ahead of World Cup

The UN's AIDS body said it had appointed Brazilian football star David Luiz to help rally fans to join efforts to prevent the spread of HIV ahead of the World Cup.

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Singapore accepts Indonesia apology over warship row

Singapore welcomed an apology from Indonesia's military chief over the naming of a warship after two marines who staged a deadly bombing in the city-state in 1965.

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Philippine leader apologises over 'world's worst airport'

Philippine President Benigno Aquino publicly apologised for failures in air conditioning at Manila airport, already named by an online travel guide as the world's worst.

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Malala portrait up for auction in New York

A portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban, is expected to fetch up to $80,000 for her charity when it is auctioned in New York next month.

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