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PUTRAJAYA: Two hundred and fifty-eight illegal immigrants, including two children, were detained in an operation by the Immigration Department at a settlement and housing area in Batu Tiga, Shah Alam ...
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PETALING JAYA: A researcher who has written extensively on the plight of Malaysian Indians has described marginalised members of the community as victims of a social and political system that places u...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) was given a pat on the back for helping Malay, Indian and other non-Mandarin speaking entrepreneurs to explore the China market.
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PETALING JAYA: Former Umno president Najib Razak has urged party members to come to terms with the reality of being in the opposition, saying as it is no longer the government, it does not have a big ...
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Increasing unhappiness among Malay voters over the ruling Pakatan Harapan's (PH) performance could play a crucial role in an upcoming by-election in the Malay-majority seat of Semenyih next month, whe...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — An Indonesian maid pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to a charge of abusing a girl of Indian nationality, last year.
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PAKATAN HARAPAN (PH) has yet to mark its first anniversary in power.
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A MALAYSIAN of Chinese and Indian descent recently looked for a place to rent and ended up being discriminated because he was deemed not Chinese enough by the landlords.
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LONDON, Feb 15 — Global energy demand will surge by a third over the next two decades on advancing prosperity, but Indian demand growth will eclipse that of flagging giant China, Britain’s BP fore...
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(Feb 14): There’s an old Polish saying that when two people quarrel, a third will benefit.
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NEW DELHI: An Indian high court has set aside an arbitration award of more than 8 billion rupees ($113.19 million) owed to India's Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd by Malaysia’s M3nergy, according to a court document reviewed by Reuters.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Wednesday, in line to snap three sessions of declines, supported by strength in crude oil prices.
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NEW DELHI, Feb 12 — India’s antitrust commission is looking into accusations that Alphabet Inc’s unit Google abuses its popular Android mobile operating system to block its rivals, four sources ...
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Smallcase, an Indian investment platform, has raised US$8 million in a series A round led by Sequoia India.
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LETTER | The Indian visa fee increase has been a keenly felt issue among Malaysian participants to the recent Pravaty Bharatiya Diwas convention recently.
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There is no longer any need to introduce policies akin to the New Economic Policy (NEP) "exclusively for the Malays", but instead one that will benefit all races, Umno secretary-general Annuar Musa sa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — Rich Malays must not expect and enjoy privileges which could otherwise be channelled to more deserving Malaysians in the country, Umno secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa sa...
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SYDNEY, Feb 11 — Asian shares barely moved on today as investors were unable to shake worries about global growth, US politics and the Sino-US trade war, keeping the safe haven US dollar near a six-...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) handed out 475 fines to motorcyclists in an operation between 8pm last night and 1am this morning at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza, city-bound.
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SEMENYIH: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has told Indian voters here that the upcoming by-election on March 2 gives them a chance to correct any mistakes they could have made before.
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Caste and Tamil nationalism collide in the Indian election around South India.  JABARAJ Selvaraj is Tamil.
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BUKIT MERTAJAM: Police busted two motorcycle theft gangs with the arrest of five individuals, including a woman, in separate raids in Seberang Jaya and Perai here yesterday.
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After admitting defeat, the vanquished M Manogaran accused the Barisan Nasional campaign machinery of playing up racial sentiments to win the recent Cameron Highlands by-election.
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MUMBAI, Feb 8 — Amazon has struck a deal that will allow hundreds of thousands of products forced offline because of new e-commerce rules to return to its Indian site, a source said today.
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RENOWNED local Indian singer and flautist Rathakrishnan Moses was found dead by the roadside in Klang, Makkal Osai reported.
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FEBRUARY 7 — I refer to Alywin Lau’s Opinion piece titled “Why ‘Chinese (or Indian or Malay) only’ rooms for rent aren’t racist”.
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FEBRUARY 7 — Ah Meng is in town.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and several other Cabinet ministers today attended the Chinese New Year ‘open house’ hosted by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and the National C...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and several other Cabinet ministers today attended the Chinese New Year ‘open house’ hosted by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and the ...
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PETALING JAYA: Mooncakes are not difficult to find in Malaysia but the ones Farizah Jaafar bakes are special.
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GEORGE TOWN: Penang Deputy Chief Minister II Dr P. Ramasamy (pix) has called for an immediate stop to the circulation of fake news that a businessman is the source of contention between two Indian org...
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GEORGE TOWN, Feb 4 — Penang Deputy Chief Minister II Dr P. Ramasamy has called for an immediate stop to the circulation of fake news that a businessman is the source of contention between two Indian...
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BENGALURU: The Indian rupee skidded against the dollar on Monday, while most other Asian currencies edged down in muted trade as the Chinese Lunar New Year holidays kept volumes low.
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KUCHING: From a distance, Mohd Jaya’s shop is indistinguishable from the many Chinese stores throughout the city, decked out in red for Chinese New Year.
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BUTTERWORTH: KC Lim draws curious stares wherever he goes, but he’s used to it by now.
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The Cameron Highlands by-election results was a wake up call for Pakatan Harapan to go beyond its message of good governance, said the Centre for Governance and Political Studies (Cent-GPS). The think...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Nestled in the heart of Bangsar’s hidden foodie enclave Lorong Kurau, is the Barat Lifestyle Vegetarian Restaurant, a fine dining restaurant-cum-bar that caters to those looking for we...
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DEVOTEES of the Indian sage Vivekananda celebrated the 156th anniversary of his birth with several events in Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Tamil dailies reported.
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KOTA KINABALU: Tourism industry players in Sabah have been urged to step up their game following the resumption of the Electronic Travel Registration and Information (eNTRI) service for Chinese and Indian tourists.
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PETALING JAYA: The Immigration Department’s online system for Chinese and Indian tourists to apply for a 15-day visa exemption is back in service after being suspended on Jan 1.
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Communities around the world are gearing up to celebrate the lunar new year, which this time ushers in the Year of the Pig.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 1): MSM Malaysia, the country’s biggest refined sugar producer, is expected to import in excess of 1 million tons of raw sugar in 2019, according to Executive Director Khairil Anua...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government will review the use of the controversial Prevention of Crime Act, or Poca, on minors, Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today.
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SINGAPORE (Feb 1): Grab is tempting the curse of a new headquarters.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Chinese New Year is typically a joyous occasion with the giving out of ang pows and good cheer, but four families have instead had their homes defaced by red paint.
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THE by-election in Cameron Highlands on Jan 26 will be the fifth after the 14th general election, and the first in a seat that was won by Barisan Nasional then.
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IT has been nine months since Genting Hong Kong Ltd, which operates Genting Cruise Lines, was delisted from the Singapore Exchange in April last year to focus on a single primary listing on Hong Kong ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Today's Google Doodle highlights one of Malaysia's popular dishes, nasi lemak.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Malaysian palm oil futures fell on Thursday, after a cargo surveyor data showed exports grew slower than expected in January.
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NEW DELHI: Shares of Indian home loan provider Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd slumped 17 percent in early trade on Thursday, with sources saying the Indian government has launched a probe into allegations of financial mismanagement against the company.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Wednesday, recovering from their largest fall in two weeks in the previous session, as expectations of better export data lifted market sentim...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): Malaysian palm oil futures rose on early Wednesday, recovering from their largest fall in two weeks in the previous session, on buoyant sentiment ahead of the Lunar celebration.
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Ikea Supply (Malaysia) will be opening an Ikea Distribution Centre (DC) with an in an investment worth RM900 million in Pulau Indah, Selangor.
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SINGAPORE: S&P Global Ratings foresees credit risks at Indian state-owned enterprises (SOEs) from corporate activity designed to support the Indian government's budgetary coffers.
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KOTA BARU: Pakatan Harapan (PH) needs to have a new and more effective mechanism in the opposition-controlled states in order to gain the trust and support of the people, says Kelantan PH chairman, Se...
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KOTA BHARU (Jan 28): Pakatan Harapan (PH) needs to have a new and more effective mechanism in the Opposition-controlled States in order to gain the trust and support of the people, said Kelantan PH ch...
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PETALING JAYA: An Indian national was fined RM400, in default of one month’s jail, by the magistrate’s court here today, for trespassing and crossing the LRT track because he was late for work.
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PETALING JAYA (Bernama): An Indian national was fined RM400, in default of one month's jail, by the Magistrate's Court here Monday for trespassing into and crossing the Light Rail Transit (LRT) track because he was late for work.
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PUTRAJAYA: The sixth ministerial meeting of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) next month will discuss among others, trade policy issues affecting members, sustainable production of t...
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The sixth ministerial meeting of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) next month will discuss, among others, trade policy issues affecting members, sustainable production of the crop an...
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PUTRAJAYA: Putrajaya will host a meeting of the Council Of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) next month to discuss among others, trade policy issues affecting members, sustainable production of the...
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MUMBAI: Indian media tycoon Subhash Chandra scrambled over the weekend to stem a crisis that wiped $1.6 billion off his flagship Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.’s market value on Friday and threatened to derail his plans to sell a stake in the company.
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MP SPEAKS | The inability of Pakatan Harapan to make significant headway among Orang Asli and Malay voters in Cameron Highlands shows how much more work needs to be done.
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PETALING JAYA: Results from the Cameron Highlands by-election on Saturday show a slight increase in Malay support for Pakatan Harapan (PH) from the May 9 general election, but a jump of nearly 40% in ...
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MUMBAI: After posting the best quarter in four years, Indian bonds are pitted against a familiar foe: likely record debt sales by the government to finance populist measures before national election due by May.
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The main factor that helped BN's win in the Cameron Highlands by-election yesterday was its candidate, said Selangor government think tank Institut Darul Ehsan (IDE). It said their analysis on the ele...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: PAS is not against the holding of arts and cultural performances if they conform to the stipulated regulations, said its president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang (pix).
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Umno and Barisan Nasional (BN) won handsomely in Cameron Highlands.
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ANALYSIS | For the first time in history, an electoral pact between Umno and PAS has shown results.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 25): Malaysian palm oil futures on Friday rose to its highest in nearly seven months, before giving up gains as a stronger ringgit weighed on the market.
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reaffirmed his support for DAP’s M Manogaran, who is representing the ruling coalition in the Cameron Highlands by-election...
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CAMERON POLLS | Think tank Ilham Centre has predicted a win for BN in tomorrow's by-election for the Cameron Highlands parliamentary seat.
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PETALING JAYA: Federal ministers agree that an anti-discrimination law might help prevent racial discrimination in the country but warn against treating such legislation as a silver bullet.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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Pawan Gupta wasn’t having any luck finding a match.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 24): Malaysian palm oil futures extended gains on Thursday to hit their highest in nearly five months on expectations of declining production.
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GEORGE TOWN: A Kedah state executive councillor has dismissed complaints that the authorities turned a blind eye to the plight of villagers at a rubber estate near Bedong who claimed they had been wit...
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PETALING JAYA: Another man is finding it difficult to rent a home due to his ethnic background, less than a month after a viral report about a 25-year-old’s encounter with racist landlords in Penang...
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang has urged all outstation voters to return to vote, as campaigning in Cameron Highlands draws to a close ahead of polling day this Saturday.
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YOURSAY | ‘How did he become a CJ in the first place when establishment of facts is paramount?’ Ex-CJ apologises to PM over hasty swearing-in claims The Red Baron: Quite honestly, the fact that Ab...
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(Jan 19): Benchmark palm oil prices are expected to rise to RM2,400 a tonne by end-March, according to forecasts by industry analyst Dorab Mistry, as the market has "bottomed out".
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SUNGAI PETANI: There is more attention paid to the Indian community, who will be able to enjoy the facilities under the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government as announced in Budget 2019, says Senator P. Way...
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan (PH) says it has narrowed the gap with Barisan Nasional (BN) a week into the campaign for the Cameron Highlands parliamentary by-election and that a victory is not beyon...
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TANAH RATA: The short campaign period for the Cameron Highlands by-election should not be used to bring up racial issues, stressed Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate M. Manogaran (pix).
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PETALING JAYA: In an ironic twist, an Indian transgender activist who is supposed to speak at a company event in Penang about pride and equality is having difficulty entering the country as the Malaysian eVisa application system does not have an option for a third gender.
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CAMERON HIGHLANDS: Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) candidate in the Cameron Highlands by-election today defended the set up of stalls to distribute food outside the Sri Subramaniar temple in Ringlet, in the ...
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TANAH RATA (Jan 21): The short campaign period for the Cameron Highlands by-election should not be used to bring up racial issues, stressed Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate M.Manogaran. He said it was n...
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JOHOR BARU: Indian Muslim restaurants in the state have recorded a 20% drop in business following the smoking ban in all eateries along with viral allegations that these restaurants used charms to draw in customers.
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An unexpected by-election in Semenyih has thrown more weddings into disarray as couples who have booked the public hall where the nomination will take place are forced to cancel their bookings.
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COMMENT | I was midway into my evening shift in the red zone when a case was brought in.
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NEW DELHI, Jan 18 — A series of vote-catching measures planned by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he braces for a difficult general election may cost more than 1 trillion rupees (US$14 billio...
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COMMENT | Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad heads the special taskforce to solve issues pertaining to marginalised communities, especially the Indians.
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COMMENTARY, Jan 18 — The political battle for the hilltop tourist spot Cameron Highlands gets more critical a week into campaigning, with ruling coalition Pakatan Harapan (PH) finding the constituen...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 18): Malaysian palm oil futures jumped to a three-month high in early trade on Friday, heading for a second day of gains, buoyed by a weaker ringgit and tracking overnight rise in th...
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Leading streaming video platforms have signed an agreement to self-regulate content in the booming Indian market.
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ALOR GAJAH: The Malacca government will place the interests of the people foremost in finding the best formula to determine the increase in the state’s water tariff, said Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
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Unlike Barisan Nasional before the 14th general election, Pakatan Harapan (PH) is not directly represented by any Indian-based party.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 16):Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is seeking to buy into one of India’s largest rooftop solar power producers, Indian business newspaper Mint reported.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 16): Malaysian palm oil futures edged down at the midday break on Wednesday, after trading range-bound in the first half of the session, tracking weakness in overnight soyoil on the ...