Tag: death

When Shah Rukh Khan opened up on his parents’ deaths: ‘I didn’t know what to do, empty house without them used to come to bite us’

India, Nov. 30 -- Shah Rukh Khan has always called the death of his parents the biggest loss of his life. He was 15 when he lost his father and 26 when he lost his mother. Both his parents couldn't witness Shah Rukh's journey...

Annuar Musa admits DAP dominates urban seats, MCA and MIC are BN’s weakest links

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 27 -- Barisan Nasional (BN) secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa said that the coalition's weakest links are its two Chinese and Indian race based parties and foresee them having a tough time in the next general election. He also disclosed that seat...

Identity politics’ appeal dwindles as unemployment grows

Kuala Lampur, Nov. 5 -- February's euphoric rhetoric about the restoring of "Malay rule" has somewhat died over these past months. Some might wonder where it went. After all, what was drummed up for two years since the general election cascaded into a public relations nightmare...

It’s been a month and Rainie Yang still cannot get over Alien Huang’s death

Taiwanese star Rainie Yang is still finding it hard to accept the fact that Alien Huang is gone, even though it has been a month since he passed away. The two were high school sweethearts before becoming good friends. Netizens are accusing Rainie of milking...

Coronavirus survives on skin five times longer than flu: study

The coronavirus remains active on human skin for nine hours, Japanese researchers have found, in a discovery they said showed the need for frequent hand washing to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. The pathogen that causes the flu survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours...

Fitness influencer, who believed Covid-19 doesn’t exist, dies from the virus

India, Oct. 18 -- A 33-year-old Ukrainian fitness influencer, Dmitriy Stuzhuk, who once thought that the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) does not exist has died from the virus. His ex-wife Sofia Stuzhuk confirmed the news of Stuzhuk's death on her Instagram profile. After Stuzhuk was rushed...

Goo Hara’s former boyfriend imprisoned for threatening and assaulting her

The final verdict for Choi Jongbum’s case involving his ex-girlfriend Goo Hara has been announced by the South Korean Supreme Court. On October 15, the court has ruled the celebrity hairstylist be sentenced to a year in prison for threatening and assaulting the late...

It has been a year since Sulli’s passing and many are still grieving

Seoul — Today marks a year since the passing of beloved former girl group f(x) member Sulli. On Oct 14 last year, Sulli was found dead in her home in Gyeonggi province due to suicide. She was only 25. Her colleagues and fans grieved as...

China tests entire city for virus as WHO slams herd immunity idea

by Beiyi Seow, with AFP Bureaus China rushed Tuesday to test an entire city of nine million within days after a minor coronavirus outbreak, as the WHO warned that letting the pathogen run free to achieve herd immunity was “scientifically and ethically problematic”. The virus is...

Accused of casting spell on niece, Meghalaya man buried alive by nephews

India, Oct. 12 -- Meghalaya's West Khasi Hills police on Monday exhumed the body of an octogenarian man allegedly buried alive by his nephews on charge of practising witchcraft on his niece. Confirming this, West Khasi Hills SP, Herbert G Lyngdoh told HT that as...