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The man who once brought on some of the greatest thrills to spectators and chills to defences has died. All-Blacks great Jonah Loomu passed away unexpectedly in Auckland, confirms his doctor. He was 40 years old. Lomu had suffered from health problems since his retirement in 2002 due to a rare kidney disease known as Nephrotic syndrome. He had been receiving dialysis treatment for the past 10 years. He...

He was a jobless layabout who never went to a mosque or prayed, preferring to laze around all day at home and smoke weed in alarming quantities. That was the revelation of the ex-wife of Paris bomber Ibrahim Abdeslam, who blew himself up outside the Comptoir Voltaire cafe during the Paris massacre, injuring 3 people and killing himself. “Despite his diploma as an electrician, he found no job,”...

Anonymous, the group that hacked into City Harvest church pastor and musician website extraordinaire Sun Ho’s website in 2013 has declared war on ISIS. This comes after the attack in Paris over the weekend which killed more than 100 people and injured over 400 others. In a YouTube video dubbed “Operation Paris”, a masked spokesman for the group said that “Anonymous from all...

RONALD LEE: It was ground-breaking news, to the point where our usually “deeply concerned” Prime Minister called it “shocking”. But whatever little humour there is to be gleaned from that, there’s nothing else funny about the massacre in Paris. The shock and horror of sitting down to dinner and a beer, and the next minute being sprayed with bullets is something we’d very much prefer to...

Mary Seow sleeps in a 24hrs MacDonald’s restaurant in Hong Kong’s Jordan district. The 60-year-old is too ashamed to return to Singapore because she doesn’t want to lose face in front of her friends. Seow says she was conned of her savings by China nationals whom she befriended in church. They even persuaded her to sell her house and car to invest money with them back in China. So she travelled...

The MRT incident where an angry ang moh bully verbally abused a teenager for wearing a shirt bearing an offensive slogan this July made waves in Singapore. In Taiwan, another MRT incident has brought shame to locals there. A Taiwanese man, apparently angry that an ang moh was dating a local girl, launched into a whole string of verbal abuse at the ang moh. Christopher Raymond Hall says the man had...

We won’t be trying this sperm facial recommendation because we’re all pretty much blessed with good complexion here compared to Mark Lee But for those who dare, why not give this it a shot? Popular beauty blogger Tracy Kiss recommends it as the secret to her glowing skin. The single mother-of-two says rubbing the sperm on her face helped cure her of a skin condition known as rosacea – a form...

What would you do if you wanted to experience the joy of a wedding, but knew you had only months left to live? This man from China decided he would marry a sex doll. After being diagnosed with a terminal cancer, he wanted to feel the full splendour of a wedding, but didn’t want to burden a human being after his impending death. And so, the man’s blushing sex doll “bride” was...

No savings, and no mommy, but this 7-year-old boy isn’t giving up on his father. It’s been 2 years since , 37-year-old Ou Tongming was paralysed from the waist down. The labourer fell from the 2nd floor of a house which he was building and broke his ribs and vertebrae. He also injured his spinal cord, which caused him to be paralysed. After Ou’s family savings were used up for his treatment...

Airport security usually confiscates dangerous items from luggage, but some travellers have discovered to their horror that the opposite is true at Manila Airport in the Philippines. Singaporean travellers are advised to watch their bags carefully, lest staff drop bullets inside! Philippine authorities are now investigating the scam, in which airport security staff allegedly put bullets in the bags...

Rude and wilful, but this ang moh tourist got away with his indecent queue-cutting behaviour at Disneyland Hong Kong. A Singaporean who happened to be there said that while the crowd waited for a long, long time just to take photos with mascots such as Mickey and Minnie, the ang moh just barged into the queue and refused to leave. The best (or worst) part of it all is he later pounced on Mickey and...

This married ang moh mom of two has cried rape… by the ghost of Michael Jackson! Kiera Johnson is claiming that the spirit of the King of Pop approached her for sex one night, and that romp led to her eventually bearing and conceiving his kid. And it all started, the American Girl claims, when she was awoken by a hand caressing her face. “The next thing you know, I’m having this steamy romp...

Thigh gap – the much-Photoshopped hole between the legs that makes women more attractive than they otherwise would be, believe many marketing executives and sadly, a large group of women in Singapore and across the world too. But thigh gap on an infant? Diaper brand Huggies has been accused of editing this image of an infant featured in one of its campaigns to make the child look as though it had...

Insulting – that’s what one of Indonesia’s ministers just described Singapore’s offer of “only one aircraft” to help fight the forest fires in the country which are giving rise to the haze in Southeast Asia. Speaking to local magazine, Tempo, Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law and Security, Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan also defended Indonesia’s effort to fight...