Daily Archives: 2015-05-02

Popular Book Company apologises for tweet on Amos Yee

Local bookstore, Popular, has apologised for a tweet it posted on Thursday seemingly poking fun at 16-year old Youtuber Amos Yee who was assaulted on the same day while making his way to the State Court. The unidentified assailant had slapped Amos Yee in the face and fled. He has since been arrested by the police and is reported to …

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Malaysian authorities seize book on timber corruption

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Malaysia’s Home Ministry has seized an explosive book on timber corruption in the Malaysian state of Sarawak. All copies of Money Logging: On the Trail of the Asian Timber Mafia on display at the Kuala Lumpur International Book Fair were confiscated on Thursday by the police, according to GB Gerak Budaya, the South East Asia distributor of Money …

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