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Pistorius to have 30 days of psychiatric tests
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

PRETORIA, May 20: A South African judge today ordered Oscar Pistorius to undergo up to 30 days of psychiatric tests to establish if he is criminally responsible for killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day 2013.
 
Thokozile Masipa said the Paralympian sprinter should report to Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital here as an outpatient each work day morning and remain there until 4:00pm, starting May 26....

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Paul McCartney cancels Japan tour over illness
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

TOKYO:Music legend Paul McCartney has cancelled his Japan tour because of a debilitating virus that has laid him up in a Tokyo hotel, organisers said Tuesday, disappointing thousands of the 71-year-old's fans. McCartney -- one of two living members of The Beatles -- had already cancelled performances at the National Stadium in Tokyo on Saturday and Sunday, after coming down with the unspecified illness....

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Apologetic Messi signs new Barca deal
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

MADRID, May 19: Barcelona striker Lionel Messi put pen to paper on his new contract with the Catalan club today.
 
Messi agreed to the new deal worth a reported 20 million euros net a year last week.
 
However, the four-time World Player of the Year has said he will only stay at Barcelona long as the club's fans felt affection for him.
 
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Kembara Bumi Suci journey ends in Mecca
Monday, May 19, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR : The Kembara Bumi Suci Tour 2014 comes to an end after an exhausting 65 days of travelling through 11 countries, where all 12 expedition members reached the holy city of Mecca as their final checkpoint before heading home. All 12 expedition members have traversed through Malaysia, Thailand, China, Kyrgyzstan, Ukzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Georgia, Turkey, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia in a total of 17,630km...

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Nicol David regains British Open title from Massaro
Monday, May 19, 2014

KINGSTON UPON HULL, May 18: Malaysia's Nicol David gained some compensation for the loss of her world title in her home state of Penang last month by regaining the British Open in Laura Massaro's native country today. David, the world number one, won 8-11, 11-5, 11-7, 11-8 against England's world champion Massaro, who beat her in last year's British Open final, played outdoors at the same venue....

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Perlis rushing to complete aquatic centre for Sukma
Thursday, May 15, 2014

KANGAR, May 15: With only 10 days before the Sukma begins, the availability of the aquatic centre remains uncertain.
 
And the refusal of Perlis Menteri Besar Azlan Man to answer questions posed by journalists today regarding the centre meant to be the venue for the swimming and diving competitions has kept everyone in the dark.
 
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Kembara Bumi Suci reaches Madinah
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: After a gruelling 60 day-ride through 11 countries, where they had to endure rugged and challenging terrains, the 12 expedition members reached their final destination - Madina, Saudi Arabia.
 
All 12 expedition members would have traversed through Malaysia, Thailand, China, Kyrgyzstan, Ukzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Georgia, Turkey, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
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Bieber under investigation for theft
Thursday, May 15, 2014

Police are investigating Justin Bieber over allegations he tried to steal a cell phone from a woman he thought had taken pictures of him with it, a newspaper said.
 
The incident happened Monday at a miniature golf course in the San Fernando Valley area, the Los Angeles Times reported late Tuesday.
 
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Depression top cause of illness in world's teens
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

GENEVA, May 14: Depression is the top global cause of illness and disability for adolescents, with suicide the third-biggest cause of death, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday.
 
The finding is in a new report by the UN agency, which has pulled together a wealth of published evidence with direct consultations with 10 to 19-year-olds around the world to assess the health issues that affect them....

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Kembara Bumi Suci reaches Kayseri
Friday, May 9, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: All 12 expedition members from Kembara Bumi Suci who were flagged off 49 days ago, have now reached Kayseri,Turkey.
 
One of the participants of the Kembara Suci expedition is Datuk Ahirudin Attan of the Rocky's Bru fame. He is the adviser of The Mole.
 
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