malaysia

Motherboard

These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes

Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
Becky Ferreira
3.21.19
LGBTQ

Malaysian Tourism Minister Says There Are No Gay People in Malaysia

"I don't think we have anything like that in our country," Datuk Mohammaddin bin Ketapi told German reporters.
Alia Marsha
3.7.19
MARIJUANA

The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia

A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
VICE Staff
2.18.19
wildlife trafficking

30 Tons of Pangolin Parts Seized in Historic Trafficking Bust

Malaysian authorities found two warehouses full of the most trafficked mammal in the world.
Sarah Emerson
2.12.19
crime

Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'

By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Nat Kassel
2.7.19
Drugs

Malaysian Men Have a Dangerous Obsession with Viagra-Laced Coffee

Here are some hard facts about a growing problem.
Lee Lian Kong
5.30.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump agrees to meet North Korea's Kim face to face, federal judge offers Trump Twitter advice, Pacific nations flout US with free trade deal, and more.
VICE Staff
3.9.18
quinoa

Malaysian Prime Minister Compared to Marie Antoinette for Preferring Quinoa to Rice

Critics say this is further evidence he's unfit to lead the country.
Mayukh Sen
2.26.18
climate change

Climate Change Is Making It Harder to Grow Rice

Malaysian farmers are watching changing weather patterns threaten their staple crops, and switching to other crops might be the only answer.
Sawsan Morrar
10.11.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Democrats say they've struck a DACA deal with Trump, police probe eight deaths at Florida nursing home, Shkreli sent to jail after Facebook post about Clinton, and more.
VICE Staff
9.14.17
Religion

Malaysian Gov't Temp Bans Steam Over Religious Fighting Game Starring Jesus

The game’s publisher claims it wasn’t consulted before the move was taken.
Patrick Klepek
9.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Dumb and Dumber To' Was Funded with Stolen Money, Feds Say

After an investigation found millions in embezzled cash had made its way to Hollywood, the Department of Justice is looking to get it back.
Drew Schwartz
6.16.17
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