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Kuala Lumpur

Chinese juggernaut roll past South Korea

An imperious China won their fifth consecutive Sudirman Cup and ninth overall, crushing South Korea 3-0 yesterday.

Monday, 27 May, 2013, 3:38am

2020 target for Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail link

A high-speed rail link between Singapore and the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur may be completed by 2020, leaders of the two countries said yesterday.

20 Feb 2013 - 4:33am

Food blogging in Asia serves up intense devotion

As a Hindu who does not eat beef but craves other meat, Tashny Sukumaran discovered her new passion for pork burgers through her native Malaysia’s vibrant food-blogging, or “flogging”, scene.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Police raid frees 105 'slave' helpers near Kuala Lumpur

Malaysian authorities have freed 105 mostly Indonesian domestic helpers who were forced to work without pay by day and held against their will at night, local media reported yesterday.

4 Dec 2012 - 5:04am

Feast your eyes

Friends always seem a little surprised whenever I suggest a visit to Kuala Lumpur for the many delicious cuisines on offer. I can hardly blame them.

3 Dec 2012 - 2:39pm

Malaysian man arrested over royal ‘Facebook insults’

Police have arrested a 27-year-old quantity surveyor and accused him of posting seditious remarks on Facebook about the royal family of a southern Malaysian state, his brother said on Sunday.

Ahmad Abd Jalil was arrested in Kuala Lumpur on Friday night but handed to police in Johor where he may have to beg forgiveness from the sultan, his brother said.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

TALENT contest

Kuala Lumpur's allure among expatriates will play a significant role in Malaysia's drive towards achieving developed status by 2020. The capital and financial centre has always been a favourite for expatriates and tourists, but the government has hastened efforts to provide more foreigner-friendly attractions to lure more overseas talent.

16 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

CAPITAL for investors

Appearing to be relatively insulated from global financial troubles, the appeal of properties in Southeast Asia has been rising, thanks to international real estate investors.

11 May 2012 - 12:00am