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Internet of things, VR headsets: a preview of fall 2016's high-tech gadgetry

Along with numerous smartphones marked for release this fall -- the iPhone 7, new Nexus models, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro -- several innovative high-tech products are set to go on show in the coming weeks.


Court rejects Namewee's remand extension

The magistrate's court has turned down the application by the police for the extension of the remand order for rapper Wee Meng Chee, better known as Namewee.


Johor Sultan tells Mahathir to shut up

Johor Sultan hits out at Mahathir for arguing that the 'Bangsa Johor' concept would give rise to separatism.


Italy quake toll hits 247 as rescuers hunt for survivors

The death toll from a powerful earthquake that shook central Italy rose to 247 on Thursday, officials said, as rescuers desperately searched for survivors in the rubble of devastated mountain villages.


British MPs: FB, Twitter failing on extremist content

Facebook, Twitter and Google are not doing enough to prevent their social networks from being used by extremists for a recruitment drive, a panel of British MPs said Thursday.


Powerful quake hits Myanmar, damaging famed Bagan temples

A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly 200 pagodas in the famous ancient capital of Bagan, officials said.


Nazri: Common for countries to issue travel warnings

Tourism minister says many countries in the world are facing terrorist threats, including Malaysia, and as such it is very common for countries to issue travel warnings to their citizens.


'Grexit' fears loom without solid Greek reforms: IMF

Fears that Greece will exit the eurozone, a "Grexit", could revive if Greek authorities do not come up with "credible" reforms, notably on pensions, a senior IMF official said Thursday.


Rapper freed after being held for insulting Islam

A Malaysian rapper, who was arrested for insulting Islam in a music video that was filmed inside a mosque and used the word "Allah," was freed on Thursday on health grounds.


Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas

Myanmar took stock of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in the ancient capital Bagan Thursday after a powerful earthquake hit the country, killing three and damaging the top tourist destination.


 

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