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BTS member RM sends K-pop fans into a frenzy with new solo releases
  • Along with the debut of mixtape Mono, the leader of BTS also released a music video for the tune, Forever Rain, with the singer’s new tunes predictably dominating Twitter’s worldwide trending topics.
24 Oct 2018 - 8:31PM
  • Along with the debut of mixtape Mono, the leader of BTS also released a music video for the tune, Forever Rain, with the singer’s new tunes predictably dominating Twitter’s worldwide trending topics.
BTS member RM sends K-pop fans into a frenzy with new solo releases
Death sentence in Malaysia for man who killed home intruder
K-pop giant BTS ready to wow Billboard Music Awards with world premier of new single

It will be the first time any K-pop band has performed at the BBMAs, and US trip will include appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

18 May 2018 - 10:19AM

It will be the first time any K-pop band has performed at the BBMAs, and US trip will include appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

K-pop giant BTS ready to wow Billboard Music Awards with world premier of new single
Who is the top-earning CEO in US? Malaysian Tan Hock Eng who picked up US$103.2 million in 2017

MIT and Harvard graduate, head of semiconductor technology firm Broadcom, earned US$103.2 million in 2017 – 2,039 times more than average US worker

17 May 2018 - 2:49PM

MIT and Harvard graduate, head of semiconductor technology firm Broadcom, earned US$103.2 million in 2017 – 2,039 times more than average US worker

Who is the top-earning CEO in US? Malaysian Tan Hock Eng who picked up US$103.2 million in 2017
Marvel’s Iron Man and Doctor Strange stars promote ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ in Singapore

Actors Robert Downey Jr and Benedict Cumberbatch attend press conference ahead of the superhero action film’s worldwide release on April 25

17 Apr 2018 - 12:48PM

Actors Robert Downey Jr and Benedict Cumberbatch attend press conference ahead of the superhero action film’s worldwide release on April 25

Marvel’s Iron Man and Doctor Strange stars promote ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ in Singapore
WhatsApp and Facebook are the main sources of fake news for Malaysians
Made in Malaysia: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ parody gets Russo brothers’ attention
Big Bang release new track before military service to cheer up fans while they’re away

Big Bang’s Flower Road has already topped iTunes charts across the world, released as three of the group’s five members – G-Dragon, Daesung and Taeyang – all start military service

16 Mar 2018 - 8:01PM

Big Bang’s Flower Road has already topped iTunes charts across the world, released as three of the group’s five members – G-Dragon, Daesung and Taeyang – all start military service

Big Bang release new track before military service to cheer up fans while they’re away
K-pop star IU is only Asian artist on US influential song list 

The 24-year-old chosen with global artists including Katy Perry and Bruno Mars on ‘25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going’ of ‘The New York Times’

4 May 2018 - 2:33PM

The 24-year-old chosen with global artists including Katy Perry and Bruno Mars on ‘25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going’ of ‘The New York Times’

K-pop star IU is only Asian artist on US influential song list 
K-pop boy band Wanna One and Unesco help girls around globe get basic education

The 11-strong group, formed last August, run Unesco’s Bright Girls campaign so girls can beat discrimination, poverty and strife and be properly educated

4 May 2018 - 1:03PM

The 11-strong group, formed last August, run Unesco’s Bright Girls campaign so girls can beat discrimination, poverty and strife and be properly educated

K-pop boy band Wanna One and Unesco help girls around globe get basic education
Enraged woman bites cop in bizarre Indonesian road rage incident
Dubai opens world’s tallest hotel, and it is 75 storeys high
Apple Music unveils streaming service for Malaysian university students
Suspected terrorists obtain fake IDs in Malaysia for just US$88
Malaysian singer Yuna officially tied the knot with a ‘Perfect’ send-off

Newly married US-based artist and her husband hear proud father serenade them with Ed Sheeran’s hit ballad ‘Perfect’ during wedding reception

29 Jan 2018 - 5:00PM

Newly married US-based artist and her husband hear proud father serenade them with Ed Sheeran’s hit ballad ‘Perfect’ during wedding reception

Malaysian singer Yuna officially tied the knot with a ‘Perfect’ send-off
K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

4 May 2018 - 1:03PM

K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island
Singaporean in viral video fined US$2,000 for beating dog
10 Instagrammable travel experiences you can’t miss
Fifteen in Malaysia, including celebrities cheated out of US$25,000 over bogus holiday package
Father and son dance with danger crossing broken bridge to reach school in Malaysia
Malaysia’s last female Sumatran rhino has cancer
Foreign vehicles with dark window tints cannot enter Malaysia
Trio impersonate cops and rob Malaysian family in gated neighbourhood
Man arrested trying to claim more than US$87k worth of drugs at Malaysian post office
Malaysian police warn of new psychoactive substances; users behave like zombies
Marriage proposals steal some of Ed Sheeran’s spotlight in Malaysia
Malaysian rocker Mus of May working on regaining memory, can still remember lyrics to songs
Malaysian police still looking at mobile phone numbers leak claim
Malaysian police to exhume body of girl, five, from grave; reclassify case as death due to negligence
Malaysia launches Infringing Website List initiative to combat digital piracy