Star: Malaysia’s visa-free status with Britain misused by overstayers

Star: Malaysia’s visa-free status with Britain misused by overstayers

Despite the assurance on Malaysia’s visa-free status with Britain last week, bringing down the number of overstayers in the UK remains a priority.

THEY are going back in dribs and drabs. In fact, it’s more of a trickle than a flood.

What’s more worrying is that despite the job uncertainty and intensive crackdown on illegal workers in Britain, the much-awaited mass exodus of Malaysian overstayers has yet to materialise.

For the whole of last year, less than 1,000 headed home – a stark contrast to the estimated 20,000 believed to be still in the UK.

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Star: Becareful, the whole world would be able to look at your Facebook

Star: In your face Contradictheory by DZOF AZMI

Star: Becareful, the whole world would be able to look at your Facebook

Before you put anything up on social networking website Facebook, think again: Do you want to whole world to know what you’re up to?

THERE are people out there who, on a daily basis, check out which of their friends are tagged in photos, occasionally write on their walls and (if you can still find the option) poke them when the whim takes their fancy.

If you aren’t one of the 400 million or so members who visit each day, then you must have at least heard of this website. It is ranked second in the world, and has something the number one website (Google) doesn’t: You can play a game on it or tend virtual animals on a virtual farm all day long. Unfortunately, it comes at a price.

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Star: Hook-ups for ‘fun’ and porn at Friendster (SOCIAL networking site)

Star: Hook-ups for ‘fun’ and porn at Friendster (SOCIAL networking site)

SOCIAL networking site Friendster has become a place for youths to post naked and explicit pictures of themselves as well as a site to hook up for one-night stands, reported China Press.

It reported that a young girl posted 50 pictures of herself in the nude, in her undies, in the shower and even pictures of her engaged in oral sex with boys.

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Star: Malaysian govt looking at holistic solution on overstayers

Star: Malaysian govt looking at holistic solution on overstayers

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government is looking at a holistic solution to the problem of illegal immigrants and overstayers like the missing 39,000 Indian nationals.

The Home Ministry will submit its proposal to the Cabinet Committee on Foreign Workers, which has now been expanded to include the problems of illegal immigrants, at a meeting on Tuesday.

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‘Ring of fire’ solar eclipse millennium’s longest

SINGAPORE, Jan 15 – The longest, ring-like solar eclipse of the millennium started on Friday, with astronomers saying the Maldives was the best place to view the phenomenon that will not happen again for over 1,000 years.

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