Lady plonks herself on AirAsia premium seats, argument erupts

An argument erupted on an AirAsia flight when a passenger forcibly upgraded herself to the premium seats. The 22-second video of the argument between the lady and another male passenger uploaded by Bruce Lam has gone viral on social media. The video showed a man in a white shirt shouting at a woman who was…

Et Tu Brute

ADVISERS AND SYCOPHANTS ARE LEAKY VESSELS “The only constant companions in politics are treachery, deceit, betrayal and opportunism (4 flavours of political friendship).” No one ever lost a winnable election without a great deal of support from each and all of these constant companions in politics, 4 flavours of political friendship. Blogger Gopal Raj Kumar elucidates…

RTD issues over 80,000 summonses through ‘Awas’ within 3 months

A total of 82,054 summonses have been issued by the Road Transport Department (RTD) through the Automated Awareness Safety System (Awas) in the first three months since its introduction this year. Its deputy director-general (management) Datuk Wan Ahmad Uzir Wan Sulaiman said 72,806 of the summonses were for speeding and 9,248 for beating the traffic…

Qatar row: Six countries cut links with Doha

Six Arab countries including Saudi Arabia and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilising the region. They say Qatar backs militant groups including so-called Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda, which Qatar denies. The Saudi state news agency SPA said Riyadh had closed its borders, severing land, sea and air contact with…