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Boris Johnson thanks Blackpink for getting fans fired up about climate crisis (VIDEO)

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 26 -- British prime minister Boris Johnson has thanked K-pop girl group Blackpink for raising awareness about the climate crisis amongst their fans. Korean news outlet Yonhap repo... Read More


Singaporean pastor denies victim-blaming after telling women to cover up to prevent men's 'lustful thoughts'

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 25 -- A Singaporean female pastor said she had no intention of victim-blaming after writing a blog post advising women to dress modestly to help men control "lustful thoughts." In... Read More


'Lisa Blackpig': Malaysian actress Janna Nick apologises for mocking K-pop star in telefilm

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 25 -- Malaysian actress Janna Nick has apologised for mocking Blackpink member Lisa by naming a character in her telefilm Lisa Blackpig. Janna, whose real name is Nurul Jannah Mun... Read More


MR.DIY slashes prices to help Malaysian parents save big on Back To School Campaign

Kuala Lampur, Feb. 25 -- * This story is brought to you by MR.DIY. PETALING JAYA, Feb 25 - With primary schools in Malaysia set to reopen next month, Malaysia's largest home improvement retailer MR.D... Read More


Japanese supermarket sells beer cans dented in earthquake by branding them 'heroes'

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 25 -- A supermarket in Fukushima, Japan has sold off beer damaged by the recent earthquake by branding them as "heroes." According to an NHK report, the 7.1 magnitude earthquake, ... Read More


Blackpink's Jennie reportedly off the market as news of dating G-Dragon sweeps K-pop community

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 24 -- K-pop singer Jennie of Blackpink is reportedly in a relationship with Big Bang vocalist and fellow YG Entertainment labelmate G-Dragon. News outlet Dispatch claimed that Jen... Read More


'The Walking Dead' showrunner Angela Kang on the 'strangeness' of filming a zombie show during a pandemic (VIDEO)

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 24 -- Overrun hospitals, deserted streets, and a staggering number of deaths due to a mysterious virus. These incidents, seemingly lifted from a post-apocalyptic TV show, are part... Read More


A sneak peek at Genting's RM3.2b SkyWorlds theme park, opening mid-2021 (VIDEO)

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb. 23 -- The wait is almost over as Resorts World Genting's (RWG) movie-inspired theme park Genting SkyWorlds, is set to welcome visitors in the second quarter of 2021. RWG's head of ... Read More


MAFE decries govt's 'unfair treatment' as cinemas forced to remain closed during MCO unlike gyms, spas

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 22 -- The Malaysian Association of Film Exhibitors (MAFE) has questioned why cinemas have to remain closed during the movement control order (MCO) when restrictions have been loose... Read More


Hannah Yeoh starts light-hearted series to show busy people how to cook tasty meals in a flash

PETALING JAYA, Feb. 22 -- Hannah Yeoh has started an online series to share simple yet delicious recipes that are perfect for busy adults. The series, titled Dapur Hanayo, features the Segambut MP br... Read More