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NOTWITHSTANDING very low margins, the pharmacy business remains feasible, prompting large retail chains in the sector to expand organically or by acquiring or merging with smaller chains and independe...
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The looming 80-hour water cut starting on Wednesday (April 24) in several parts of Klang Valley is causing anxiety among all consumers - even those in areas...
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COLOMBO: With its capital under curfew following devastating Easter Sunday bomb attacks on churches and upmarket hotels, Sri Lanka is filled with fear, horror and grief and tourists who have been flocking to the Indian Ocean island could cancel in droves.
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After a slow month in February, vehicle sales picked up considerably in March, with 54,776 vehicles delivered last month.
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Between Lake Geneva and the Swiss Jura, more than 100m below the surface, lies a circular tunnel, 27km in circumference, containing superconducting magnets that accelerate protons almost to the speed ...
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TOKYO: More than 60 percent of Japanese companies want authorities to go ahead with a sales tax hike in October, but feel that additional government spending is needed to cushion the blow on the economy, a Reuters monthly poll showed.
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Shared grief and memories make Notre Dame a unifier online As foreign leaders expressed solidarity with France as it mourned the damage at Notre Dame Cathedral, people around the world shared their grief on social media along with unforgettable memories from the Paris landmark.
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SINCE the opening of its first centre in Damansara Utama in 1994, TMC Life Sciences Bhd has been known — particularly among Malaysian couples who find it difficult to conceive naturally — for its ...
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TORONTO: Isaiah Boodhoo, 22, thought it was a “complete hoax” when he saw a rental listing on Facebook for a bedroom in a Vancouver mansion for only C$1,100 (US$825) a month.
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Gigi Hadid is getting grilled over her new partnership with McDonald’s.
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ZURICH, April 16 — Switzerland will sign an accord backing China’s Belt and Road Initiative when President Ueli Maurer visits China this month, cementing ties with a major trading partner as other...
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The victory of Mohamad Hasan (Tok Mat) and Umno-BN at the Rantau by-election tonight was expected and had been forecast by many political observers.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The National Press Club Malaysia (NPC) held a charity dinner on Saturday (April 13) to raise funds for the Journalist Welfare Fund (JWF).
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RANTAU: Polling day is never without the trademark drama and excitement as party supporters officially end their campaigning and wait for the voting to be over and the results to be announced.
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SINGAPORE (ANN): The family of a Malaysian motorcyclist who was declared brain dead following a road accident has decided to donate his organs after taking him off life support.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A Bangladeshi clothing store assistant pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here to a charge of possessing 21,934 shirts, worth half a million ringgit, that were fakes of famous brands.
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The mother of a 3-year-old girl who models clothing for a Chinese shopping website has apologised after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appeared online.
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Chinese Internet giant Tencent has made its PC gaming store available outside of China via portal registered in Hong Kong.
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BEIJING, April 9 — Chinese internet giant Tencent has made its PC gaming store available outside of China via portal registered in Hong Kong, with 22 games available and support from companies behin...
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RANTAU, April 9 — With four days to polling for Rantau state seat by-election, Datuk Seri Mohamad Hassan or Tok Mat’s character is under attack.
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KOTA KINABALU: A leader of an opposition party here has questioned the significant turnout of other opposition leaders for Sabah PPBM’s launch on Saturday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Najib Razak has hit out at Pakatan Harapan over its broken manifesto pledges, labelling “Malaysia Baru” as just a hollow slogan.
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SEREMBAN: PKR advisory council chairman Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail reminded all party members that the party’s struggle are for the people.
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All PKR members have been reminded by the party’s advisory council chairperson Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail that the party's struggles are for the people.
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SEREMBAN, April 5 — PKR advisory council chairman Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail reminded all party members that the party’s struggle are for the people.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — Gifts may have sentimental value, but for some Malaysians, some memories aren’t worth keeping once a relationship is over.
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KUALA LUMPUR: MPs from Sabah and Sarawak today clashed with Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof on the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019 linked to the restoration of rights under the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — Speaker Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof directed the government to proceed with a historic Bill to amend the Federal Constitution that will return Sabah and Sarawak to t...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Less than 1% of Malaysians are against vaccines, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chai told the Dewan Rakyat today, adding that these are not an organised group.
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Amazon has partnered with the taxpayer-funded National Science Foundation on a three-year, US$20mil (RM81.66mil) programme to fund basic research into fairness in artificial intelligence systems, which are under increasing scrutiny as they spread in society and sometimes amplify existing biases.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Former Election Commission (EC) chairman Hashim Abdullah was not hauled up for misconduct as he had resigned before the Agong’s consent to set up the tribunal into alleged misconduct b...
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OF late, the Pakatan Harapan administration has received brickbats from various quarters, including the media, over several unfulfilled electoral promises.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 28): Klang folk will soon get a roundabout at the Jalan Bukit Jawa/Jalan Dato Hamzah intersection to ease congestion during rush hours, reported The Star today .
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Umno Supreme Council member Lokman Noor Adam and three other party members are expected to be charged at the Kuala Lumpur Magistrate Court later today over the fracas with Universiti Malaya students l...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court has paved the way for the High Court to fix fresh trial dates for Najib Razak, who faces seven charges in relation to SRC International.
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JOHOR BARU, March 27 — Former MIC vice-president Tan Sri S. Balakrishnan was killed with three others in an accident involving their vehicle and a container truck at KM33 North–South Expressway in...
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KOTA KINABALU: Rubber smallholders in Sabah have accused the government of neglect following its decision that Monsoon Season Aid (BMT) will only be given to those under the Rubber Industry Smallholde...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 — Shadow Finance Minister Khairy Jamaluddin expressed shocked today that Putrajaya is serious about pursuing flying car technology, after he found the project listed among key...
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Former finance minister Daim Zainuddin surprised us all with his refreshing and candid speech during the “Seminar Naratif Melayu” at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) on March 19.
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HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters): Murphy Oil Corp is nearing a deal to sell its Malaysian oil and gas assets to Thailand's PTTEP PCL, people familiar with the matter said, in the latest energy M&A transaction in the Southeast Asian nation.
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GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow today urged the federal government to conduct a feasibility study on Kedah’s plans to build an international airport in Kulim, following concerns fro...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is studying various options including getting all states to voluntarily implement the joint billing for monthly water and sewerage bills in their respective states.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 20): The government is studying various options including getting all states to voluntarily implement the joint billing for monthly water and sewerage bills in their respective sta...
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PUTRAJAYA A special court will be set up to hear corruption cases, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police will investigate allegations that three policemen were involved in accepting bribes and protecting a massage parlour in Wangsa Maju here, says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
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PETALING JAYA: The abolition of four agencies has resulted in federal government savings of RM100 million a year from cuts in staffing and operational costs, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
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PETALING JAYA (March 18): The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will be tabling its findings on the marina projects totalling RM323.5 million.
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On Tuesday, Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad told reporters he’s studying whether to sell, shut down or refinance Malaysia Airlines Bhd, the troubled national carrier.
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(March 14): On Tuesday, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad told reporters he's studying whether to sell, shut down or refinance Malaysia Airlines Bhd, the troubled national carrier.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — The Dewan Rakyat turned chaotic today after two Opposition MPs made remarks that rivals interpreted as inciting racial conflict.
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The world may be coming to an end.
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MARCH 12 — The world may be coming to an end.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Following the eviction of 22 families from the Taman Manggis People’s Housing Project (PPR) in Penang, PPR residents here have questioned how they had obtained those units in the first...
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If there is one major problem with Malaysian politicians, it has everything to do with being in denial mode about the situation around them.
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KUCHING: Sri Aman MP Masir Kujat and several ex-MPs and leaders of other parties have joined Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB), a party friendly to the state ruling coalition.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said on Thursday (Mar 7) that the government will not impose compulsory childhood vaccination, adding that parents should be free to ...
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IPOH, March 6 ― Former PAS treasurer-general Asmuni Awi said it was unlikely for Umno to have directly funded the Islamist party, but alleged it could have paid off party leaders.
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PUTRAJAYA (March 6): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad held a meeting for almost two hours yesterday on the review of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) and said there was little disagreement bet...
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PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held a meeting for almost two hours on the review of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 and said there was little disagreement between the federal government and the ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held a meeting for almost two hours on the review of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 and said there is little disagreement between the federal government and Sabah and...
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PUTRAJAYA, March 5 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held a meeting for almost two hours on the review of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 and said there is little disagreement between the federal govern...
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PUTRAJAYA (March 5): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held a meeting for almost two hours on the review of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 and said there is little disagreement between the Federal Government...
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is MCA 2.0 from now on as the party rebrands itself to take on new challenges while working towards achieving greater heights, said party president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Six former Election Commission (EC) members cannot be tried for misconduct as the king had allowed their request to shorten their tenure, a tribunal heard today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 — The Cabinet has agreed to the proposal for medical aid to be provided for national athletes, including those who are no longer athletes, while RM3 million has also been channe...
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PUTRAJAYA (Feb 27): Malaysia missed its 2018 tourist arrival target of 26.4 million, reporting 25.83 million tourist arrivals instead for the year.
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PETALING JAYA: A new study by job portal Monster.com shows that Malaysian professionals in general say it is difficult to achieve a work-life balance due to unsupportive office environments and a lack...
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FEBRUARY 26 — Do you know that rare disease day is on the last day of February?
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LANGKAWI • Fifty-two passengers of a ferry from Langkawi island heading towards a jetty in Perlis state were rescued after the vessel caught fire yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal today dismissed Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s appeal to reinstate his judicial review applications to challenge the appointments of two former top judges.
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It is not spring yet in the world’s biggest gaming market.
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KOTA KINABALU: Many Sabahans appear uneasy over PPBM’s imminent entry to the state, with some against it and others hoping it will not be the making of another Umno.
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SIX years ago, Irshad Ali’s family was forced to flee their home in Muzaffarnagar, in northern Uttar Pradesh (UP). They were among 50,000 Muslims who were displaced after the riots that killed 62 an...
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PETALING JAYA: An Orang Asli activist voiced out his frustration today over the high number of teens from his community dropping out of school.
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Samsung has officially unveiled its Galaxy S10 line of smartphones.
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SEMENYIH POLLS | Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamarudin has denied that the launch of a housing scheme was intended to sway voters in the Semenyih by-election.
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An affidavit filed by Court of Appeal judge Hamid Sultan Abu Backer about misconduct in the judiciary is troubling and causing waves in the nation.
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In case you have not heard or read yet, Mr. Heng Swee Keat (current Singapore Finance Minister) is said to be the next potential Prime Minister of Singapore.
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PUTRAJAYA: In a rare occasion, the Federal Court has set aside a judgment it delivered last year on a tenancy dispute, on grounds that the verdict came from a former judge.
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MP SPEAKS | Whenever one thinks of the Electronics and Electrical (E&E) Sector in Penang, the images which come to mind immediately are big multinational companies (MNC) such as Intel, B Braun and Bro...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — The newly-formed National Economic Action Council (NEAC) should have representation from the private sector as well, MCA deputy president Datuk Dr Mah Hang Soon said today.
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Bahau, MALAYSIA/KUALA LUMPUR/LONDON/MILAN (Feb 11): Some of the world's major palm oil users, including Nestle, Unilever, and Mondelez, are trying out new satellite technology to track deforestation, ...
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LONDON, Feb 11 — Some of the world's major palm oil users, including Nestle, Unilever, and Mondelez, are trying out new satellite technology to track deforestation, as pressure grows on them to sour...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 11 — The ruling Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition risks damaging its reputation if it does not discard leaders such as Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya after they are shown...
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SUNGAI PETANI: The spirit of muhibah (goodwill) and consensus among all races must be maintained as they form the pillars of prosperity, progress and development in the state, said Kedah Mentri Besar ...
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SUNGAI PETANI, Feb 9 — The spirit of muhibah (goodwill) and consensus among all races must be maintained as they form the pillars of prosperity, progress and development in the state, said Kedah Men...
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HULU SELANGOR: A bus driver was killed while 10 passengers were injured after the bus they were traveling hit a lorry at Km409.4 of the North-South Expressway (NSE) south-bound today.
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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: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad has quashed talks that there will be a Cabinet reshuffle.
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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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NILAI: It appears to be just another straggly, dilapidated settlement off Highway 1.
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NATION: Malaysians with plans this evening have said there’s no point arriving on time because.
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has denied issuing letters to the public that claim the addressee was involved in graft and “offer” them the option of paying a RM50,...
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TELEKOM Malaysia Bhd (TM) is looking to hive off its wholly-owned business process outsourcing outfit VADS Bhd, or its units, sources familiar with the matter tell The Edge.
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In 1970, 49.3% of Malaysians were poor but, according to the Economic Planning Unit (EPU), government initiatives managed to reduce it to 0.4% in 2016.
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KLANG: The tribunal set up to investigate allegations of misconduct by six former Election Commission (EC) members in preparing and conducting the May 9 general election last year has reserved judgmen...
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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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Najib Abdul Razak is hoping to gain sympathy by portraying himself as being oppressed by the current administration, according to Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.However, Mahathir pointed out that ...
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Resignations would have been tendered if top legal officials and members of the executive had been filmed dancing together on stage in the West, said PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang.
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The integrity of the administration of justice would not be jeopardised just because chief justice Richard Malanjum, attorney-general Tommy Thomas and de facto law minister Liew Vui Keong danced toge...