Features Malaysian Digest was started by a group of writers and editors who believed that Malaysia should be given more choice in what they read. http://malaysiandigest.com/features.feed 2018-07-22T10:52:30+08:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Meghan 'Lives In Fear' That Her Father Will Leak Their Conversations 2018-07-21T06:46:36+08:00 2018-07-21T06:46:36+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748826-meghan-lives-in-fear-that-her-father-will-leak-their-conversations.html H&M hasimi@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Hasimi3/simi6/meghan-father.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Meghan Markle reportedly hasn't spoken to her father, Thomas Markle, in over two months, and it seems as though their fraught relationship may be beyond repair.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Hasimi3/simi6/meghan-father.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Meghan Markle reportedly hasn't spoken to her father, Thomas Markle, in over two months, and it seems as though their fraught relationship may be beyond repair.</p> </div> Leaving On A Jetsuit? London Store Offers Chance To Hover Like 'Iron Man' 2018-07-20T12:32:39+08:00 2018-07-20T12:32:39+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748774-leaving-on-a-jetsuit-london-store-offers-chance-to-hover-like-iron-man.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_3.jpg" alt="" width="600" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>LONDON</strong> - Ever fancied a dab at being “Iron Man”? Now you can. A jet suit created by a British former commodities trader has gone on sale in a London department store with a cool price tag of 340,000 pounds ($443,428).</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_3.jpg" alt="" width="600" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>LONDON</strong> - Ever fancied a dab at being “Iron Man”? Now you can. A jet suit created by a British former commodities trader has gone on sale in a London department store with a cool price tag of 340,000 pounds ($443,428).</p> </div> Bodysuits, Boots And Masks Galore As Comic-Con Opens In San Diego 2018-07-20T10:47:12+08:00 2018-07-20T10:47:12+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748748-bodysuits-boots-and-masks-galore-as-comic-con-opens-in-san-diego.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_2.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="361" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>SAN DIEGO</strong> - There were bodysuits, boots and masks galore in San Diego as thousands of comic, superhero and anime fans flocked to the opening of Comic-Con on Thursday.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_2.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="361" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>SAN DIEGO</strong> - There were bodysuits, boots and masks galore in San Diego as thousands of comic, superhero and anime fans flocked to the opening of Comic-Con on Thursday.</p> </div> Is UK Barbecue Charcoal Fuelling Global Deforestation? 2018-07-20T09:24:18+08:00 2018-07-20T09:24:18+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748728-is-uk-barbecue-charcoal-fuelling-global-deforestation.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;<img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_1.jpg" alt="" width="600" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A growing taste for al fresco dining is driving record charcoal sales in the UK but is it also fuelling global deforestation and climate change?</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;<img src="images/stories/new3/hana/09/200718_Featured_1.jpg" alt="" width="600" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A growing taste for al fresco dining is driving record charcoal sales in the UK but is it also fuelling global deforestation and climate change?</p> </div> Rare Prototype Star Wars Figurines Valued At Over RM1.4 Mil To Be Auctioned Next Month 2018-07-20T08:17:19+08:00 2018-07-20T08:17:19+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748714-rare-prototype-star-wars-figurines-valued-at-over-rm1-4-mil-to-be-auctioned-next-month.html Naj nadj@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="http://bigwnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/4E5E84A900000578-0-image-a-2_1531914879558.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">This could be the most anticipated auction to date as the world’s rarest and most highly sought-after Star Wars figures will be sold and may lead to a sale more than US$360,000 (RM1.4 million).</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="http://bigwnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/4E5E84A900000578-0-image-a-2_1531914879558.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="360" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">This could be the most anticipated auction to date as the world’s rarest and most highly sought-after Star Wars figures will be sold and may lead to a sale more than US$360,000 (RM1.4 million).</p> </div> DAP Deputy Minister Asks If A Former Minister Has Been Passing Himself Off As A Malaysian Official, Here's His Reply 2018-07-20T06:18:14+08:00 2018-07-20T06:18:14+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748688-dap-deputy-minister-asks-if-a-former-minister-has-been-passing-himself-off-as-a-malaysian-official-here-s-his-reply.html Carolina Cheah carolina@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/carol/July2018/6366043260eb3b3cf06b544e48c88efa.jpg" alt="Pic: nhandan.org" width="620" height="349" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Who was at fault when a media report in Vietnam described Pemandu CEO Datuk Seri Idris Jala as a 'Malaysian official?'</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/carol/July2018/6366043260eb3b3cf06b544e48c88efa.jpg" alt="Pic: nhandan.org" width="620" height="349" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Who was at fault when a media report in Vietnam described Pemandu CEO Datuk Seri Idris Jala as a 'Malaysian official?'</p> </div> Rebellious High School Students In Kelantan Bomb Discipline Teacher’s Office 2018-07-20T04:05:21+08:00 2018-07-20T04:05:21+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748663-rebellious-high-school-students-in-kelantan-bomb-discipline-teacher-s-office.html Azzam Syafiq azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/azzam/July_2018/20-7/bom.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="450" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KOTA BHARU</strong> – A handful of Form Three students from SMK Penambang threw a few handmade bombs into the discipline and counselling rooms yesterday.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/azzam/July_2018/20-7/bom.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="450" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KOTA BHARU</strong> – A handful of Form Three students from SMK Penambang threw a few handmade bombs into the discipline and counselling rooms yesterday.</p> </div> What Are The Headlines Today? 2018-07-20T03:08:36+08:00 2018-07-20T03:08:36+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748646-20-7-2018.html Haziq Alfian haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/15/headlines_20_july.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The English dailies today headlined the taxable items under the new Sales and Service Tax System, the new directive from the Education Minister that students and pupils will be allowed to wear black shoes starting from next year and the alleged arrest of Jho Low.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/new3/Haziq/15/headlines_20_july.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The English dailies today headlined the taxable items under the new Sales and Service Tax System, the new directive from the Education Minister that students and pupils will be allowed to wear black shoes starting from next year and the alleged arrest of Jho Low.</p> </div> Waistcoats Kick Back Into Fashion, Thanks To England Football Team's Manager Gareth Southgate 2018-07-20T02:20:09+08:00 2018-07-20T02:20:09+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748635-waistcoats-kick-back-into-fashion-thanks-to-england-football-team-s-manager-gareth-southgate.html Syareen syareenim@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/syareen/22/southgate_vest_Reuters.jpg" alt="Pic: Reuters" width="260" style="margin-right: 20px; margin-bottom: 20px; float: left;" />NEW YORK</strong>: Thanks to Gareth Southgate, the manager of the England football team, the waistcoat has become the unexpected symbol of England's unexpected success in the World Cup; a totem of the power of a dream; and evidence that dedication and belief can unite not just a team, but also a country.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/syareen/22/southgate_vest_Reuters.jpg" alt="Pic: Reuters" width="260" style="margin-right: 20px; margin-bottom: 20px; float: left;" />NEW YORK</strong>: Thanks to Gareth Southgate, the manager of the England football team, the waistcoat has become the unexpected symbol of England's unexpected success in the World Cup; a totem of the power of a dream; and evidence that dedication and belief can unite not just a team, but also a country.</p> </div> Helene Bonham Carter Plays Princess Margaret In The Crown Drama 2018-07-20T02:17:07+08:00 2018-07-20T02:17:07+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/features/748634-helene-bonham-carter-plays-princess-margaret-in-the-crown-drama.html Syareen syareenim@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/syareen/22/helena_bonham.jpg" alt="" width="260" height="173" style="margin-right: 20px; margin-bottom: 20px; float: left;" />LONDON</strong>: She has played Lady Jane Grey, Anne Boleyn and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/syareen/22/helena_bonham.jpg" alt="" width="260" height="173" style="margin-right: 20px; margin-bottom: 20px; float: left;" />LONDON</strong>: She has played Lady Jane Grey, Anne Boleyn and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.</p> </div>