Ex-Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said he was "saddened" by the death of Singapore's founding leader Lee Kuan Yew, despite their often strained relationship. -AFP
I cannot say I was a close friend of Kuan Yew. But still I feel sad at his demise. -AsiaOne
Sugar, rice, religious books and an additional 1,315 brands of medicines have also been listed as part of the zero-rated items too. -The Star/ANN
Travel agents have requested a trial period for the GST, which is set to be enforced next Wednesday. -The Star/ANN
Private healthcare services are not supposed to be charging GST, but the cost could be hidden in the consultation fees. -The Star/ANN
This is a move by DAP to protest against the Islamist party's ambition to pursue hudud in Kelantan. -The Star/ANN
Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has lashed out at "ignorant Muslims" who spoke against hudud. -The Star/ANN
They claim they found the baby, but it is suspected to be theirs. -The Star/ANN
Plastic bags appear to have killed the Risso's dolphin that was found at Likas Bay. -The Star/ANN
All new buses under the Stage Bus Services Transformation programme, to be implemented nationwide from this year, must be disabled-friendly. -The Star/ANN