Topics :: Malaysia

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Malaysian Lesbians Arrested Under Sharia Law

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Two Malaysian women were arrested this week and charged with violating the Sharia Law for being lesbians, after a dildo was found in their hotel room.

Large Expert Team Reaches Ukraine Crash Site

A team of several dozen international investigators descended Friday on the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site in eastern Ukraine to begin combing an area now designated as a crime scene.

AP Source: Missile Took Down Jet in Ukraine

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 18
American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down a passenger jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a U.S. official said. It is not yet known if any Americans were on board the plane or who launched the strike.

World-Renowned AIDS Researchers Among Passengers on Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight

HIV/AIDS | Jul 18
World-Renowned AIDS Researchers Among Passengers in Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight

Official: Malaysian Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine

INTERNATIONAL | By Peter Leonard | Jul 17
A Ukrainian official said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country, and Malaysia Airlines tweeted that it lost contact with one of its flights over Ukrainian airspace.

Man Orders Penis Enhancer Online, Receives Magnifying Glass

INTERNATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jun 12
A penis enhancing scam and a lawyer named "Kok" - this story has everything.

New Uncertainty About Missing Malaysian Plane

By Ian Mader | Mar 18
Officials revealed a new timeline Monday suggesting the final voice transmission from the cockpit of the missing Malaysian plane may have occurred before any of its communications systems were disabled.

Malaysia Transgender Group Lose Challenge Against Law

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 11
A Malaysian court on Thursday dismissed an attempt by a group of transgender people to challenge a law that bars Muslim men from wearing women’s clothes.

Malaysia Gives Seminars on How To Spot Gay Students

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 19
The Malaysian government is holding controversial seminars around the country to educate teachers and parents on how to identify students and youth as gay or lesbian.

Stud Ruffin’

FASHION | By Max Jiminez | Aug 20
Stud - the sports brand created by two gay men in Malaysia fighting to break from the conventions of a Muslim society - celebrates the optimism of youth.

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