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PHOTOS: 8 Awesome Foodie Getaways Around The World

Zagat | Posted 04.11.2012 | Travel
Zagat

Have a thing for mussels? Jet off to Prince Edward Island, Canada. Obsessed with tracking your favorite roving food trucks? Grab a Jeep and chase the ones that dot the Puerto Rican island Vieques.

Malaysia Grants License To Rare Earth Plant Despite Fears Of Radioactive Contamination

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 04.02.2012 | Green

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian group representing villagers and civil groups will file a legal challenge to the government's decision to ...

Malaysian Gay Activists Challenge 'Sexual Independence' Festival Ban

AP | By SEAN YOONG | Posted 01.10.2012 | Gay Voices

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Activists launched a rare legal case Tuesday aimed at fostering gay rights in Malaysia by challenging a police ban on an ant...

'Missing' Malaysian Student's Gay Wedding Sparks National Controversy

Posted 12.23.2011 | Gay Voices

The same-sex wedding of a medical student from Malaysia once thought to be missing has sparked the ire of Muslim groups in his native country. As ...

Gibbon Attacks Boy In Brief Zoo Escape

AP | Posted 02.13.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A gibbon attacked two children, including one who was seriously injured, after escaping from an enclosure at a zoo in s...

Planning A Cruise On The SuperStar Virgo? Read Our Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Joan Russell | Posted 12.08.2011 | Travel

The SuperStar Virgo is a popular floating resort. The waters are crowded with sea-worthy vessels, so to make planning easier, we've done all the prep ...

Memorable Mosques

Atlas Obscura | Posted 01.30.2012 | Travel
Atlas Obscura

These magnificent structures praise God with their architectural elation: soaring towers, onion domes and brilliant coloring.

Bush And Blair On Trial

AP | SEAN YOONG | Posted 01.15.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysian-led activists will hold a symbolic trial this month for former President George W. Bush and British ex-leader...

Police Nix Gay Arts Festival In Muslim Nation

AP | By SEAN YOONG | Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Police ordered gay rights activists in Muslim-majority Malaysia on Thursday to scrap an annual arts festival aimed at fighti...

Sail Away On The Sun Princess Cruise Ship

The Huffington Post | Sandy Mitchell | Posted 12.21.2011 | Travel

The Sun Princess is a popular floating resort. The waters are crowded with sea-worthy vessels, so to make planning easier, we've done all the prep wor...

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Zee Avi and Hindi Zahra Perform and Chat in NYC

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.04.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Zee Avi is a celebrated singer/songwriter from Malaysia who packs an emotional wallop with her retro cool indie-rock folkiness. Moroccan-born songstress Hindi Zahra has been called a modern day Billie Holiday thanks to her unique blues, jazz-infused gypsy sound.

This Economic War Began Long Ago

Vivian Norris | Posted 11.22.2011 | Business
Vivian Norris

It did not begin with the subprime disaster in 2007, nor the crash and burn of Lehman in 2008, nor are we able to blame any bubbles, be they dot.com or other. This Economic War began with the Asian Financial Crisis back in 1997.

Nothing Like a Little Spam to Remind You How Loved You Are

Samara O'Shea | Posted 10.25.2011 | Technology
Samara O'Shea

Dear Hackers: What did you get from assaulting my e-mail account? Nothing. No one fell for your foolish ploy. What did I get? I got an amusing day catching up with friends and the therapeutic opportunity to clean up my contacts.

Malaysian Man Charged With Murdering Tourist After She Refused Sex

Posted 10.24.2011 | World

Malaysian authorities charged a local businessman with the murder of French woman after she allegedly refused his sexual advances earlier this year. ...

Exploring Penang, Malaysia's Colony of Cool

Cynthia Rosenfeld | Posted 10.14.2011 | Travel
Cynthia Rosenfeld

Penang is in the middle of a renaissance. Hip boutiques, art galleries and five star crash pads are popping up alongside Chinese clan houses, Hindu shrines and Buddhist temples in Georgetown.

Kia Makarechi

Fighting Human Trafficking & Helping Refugees

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.08.2011 | Impact

When An Phong Vo was nine years old, her family fled Vietnam and was resettled in Texas. The year was 1992. Nineteen years later, she's teaching Vietn...

In Malaysia, When In Doubt, Blame The Jews

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 09.21.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

It's time for Malaysian leaders to grow up. Relying on big-lie Jewish conspiracies is no substitute for honest and transparent governance.

Malaysian Opposition Leader Confident of 2012 Win

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 09.19.2011 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim told The Associated Press on Wednesday that his three-party alliance could wi...

Malaysia And The Vatican Establish Diplomatic Relations

AP | Posted 09.16.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY -- The Vatican and Malaysia established diplomatic relations Monday in the wake of tensions between Muslims and religious minorities in t...

The Intimacy Gap

Zac Hill | Posted 09.13.2011 | Media
Zac Hill

"Send Private messages to people by only sharing your post with them, disable reshare" --Google+ "CheatSheet" -- "Please read my letter // and prom...

Poll: Young Muslims In Malaysia Shun Polygamy, Pre-Marital Sex

AP | By SEAN YOONG | Posted 09.11.2011 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The vast majority of young Muslims in Indonesia and Malaysia appear to disapprove of the traditional acceptance of polygamy ...

Malaysia Arrests Over 1,400 During Reform Protests

Posted 09.08.2011 | World

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian police fired repeated rounds of tear gas and detained over 1,400 people in the capital on Saturday as thousands...

Malaysia School Horror As Man Holds 30 Students, 4 Teachers Hostage

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 09.06.2011 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A machete-wielding man who took 30 children and four teachers hostage for six hours in a Malaysian kindergarten has die...

'Obedient Wives' Club: Says Good Sex Is A Duty

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 08.05.2011 | World

RAWANG, Malaysia — As a new bride, 22-year-old Ummu Atirah believes she knows the secret to a blissful marriage: obey her husband and ensure he ...

Bin Laden Files Reveal Idea To Hijack And Blow Up Oil Tankers

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Osama bin Laden's personal files revealed a brazen idea to hijack oil tankers and blow them up at sea last summer, creating explosions h...