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SamuelUmtitinotonlybookedFrance into the 2018WorldCup final,healsosent Twitter into meltdownasheshowedoffhisdancemoves afterscoringat theSaintPetersburgStadium yesterday.After finding thenet,Umtiticould notcontrolhisexcitementashecelebrated withahilariousdancewhich fanshave labelled the“bestof theWorldCup”. Mighty Umtiti

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NEWRULES for e-hailing BY AMAR SHAHMOHSEN newsdesk@thesundaily.com P UTRAJAYA: E-hailing driverswill be required to obtain a Public Service Vehicle (PSV) licence and Loke said they would also be subjected to a RM115 annual fee for their PSV licence renewals. He said these were among several regulatory procedures being implemented by the government to ensure a level playing fieldbetween thee-hailing and conventional taxi industries. All stakeholderswill be given a one-year moratorium from the PSV licence for drivers, Puspakomvehicle inspections tobe MANDATORY have their vehicles inspected at Puspakomannually, similar to taxi drivers. Transport Minister Anthony

Groom beatenup over child bride ISTANBUL: A wedding photog- rapher in theTurkishprovinceof Malatya has admitted that he beat up a man after learning that he was going to get married to a 15-year-old girl, the Hurriyet DailyNews reported. Onur Albayrak was declared a hero on social media following the report that he tried to stop a wedding after learning that the bride was a child. “Yes, the report is correct. A child bride means child abuse, and no force in the world can makeme photograph a child as a bride,” Albayrak said on his Facebook page on July 7, adding that he did not regret his actions. The report saidAlbayrakwas hired tophotograph thewedding on July 5. Whenhenoticed thebride-to- be did not look like an adult, Albayrak asked the groomabout her age. The photographer reacted angrily when the groom answered the bride was only 15 years old. The two men soon started fighting, and the groom’s nose was broken in the fight. The issue of childmarriage is pressing in Turkey, with rights groups warning against the drastic numbers of child marriage. According toTurkish law, the minimum age to marry for both men andwomen is 18. Only inexceptional situations, a court order is required tomarry 17 year olds. It is not legal to marry younger in any condition in Turkey.

gazetting of the procedures today, before its full implementation next year. “E-hailing services will be regulated by the government beginning July 12 through theLand Public Transport (Amendment) Act 2017 and the Commercial Veh i c l e L i cens i ng Boa rd TURN TO PAGE 03 X

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SHOW OF JOY ... Thai students hold placards yesterday to celebrate in front of the Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital where the 12 football players and their coach, whowere rescued from the ThamLuang cave complex in the northern Thai province of Chiang Rai, were warded.

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