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Ahmad Zahid Denies Links To Bestinet, Says Ready To Be Probed

Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

KUALA LUMPUR – Opposition leader Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today denied any links to Bestinet Sdn Bhd, which reportedly carried out dubious workers recruitment from Nepal, and that he was ready to be investigated.

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Notice Of Balakong Seat Vacancy To Be Submitted On Thursday Or Friday - Speaker

Ng Suee Lim.

SHAH ALAM – Notice of the vacancy of the Balakong state seat following the death of its incumbent Ng Tien Chee in an accident early Friday morning is expected to be submitted to the Election Commission on Thursday or Friday.

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Govt To Decide On Ministry To Oversee MARA Before 100-Day Manifesto Period Ends

KUALA LUMPUR -- The decision on which ministry will oversee the Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Mara) will be finalised before the Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) 100-day manifesto period ends, Entrepreneur Development Minister Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof said.

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Don't Allow Public Wear Military Uniform At Whim - Backbencher

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Defence Ministry has been urged to ensure the public did not wear uniforms of security personnel to ensure the image of the uniformed bodies is highly regarded and respected, said a government backbencher.

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Actor Khalid Salleh Dies This Afternoon

Khalid Salleh.

KUALA LUMPUR -- Actor and theatre activist Khalid Salleh died today after he suffered breathing problems at the KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital here today.

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Malaysia And Indonesia Committed To Resolve Border Issue

JAKARTA -- Malaysia and Indonesia have agreed unanimously to resolve the issue pertaining to the delineation of borders of both countries.

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First Group Of Malaysian Haj Pilgrims In Makkah

MAKKAH -- The first group of Malaysian haj pilgrims arrived in Makkah from Madinah at about 1 am local time (6 am Malaysian time) and were given a rousing welcome by Tabung Haji workers here led by Malaysian Pilgrims Delegation Head Datuk Seri Syed Saleh  Syed Abdul Rahman.

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Vital For Young Generation To Be Competent In STEM - UMS VC

KOTA KINABALU -- It is vital for Malaysia to have and prepare its young generation to be competent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), says Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) vice-chancellor Datuk Dr D Kamarudin D Mudin.

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Machete-Wielding Senior Citizen Robbed Petrol Kiosk In Miri

Denis Leong Soon Kuai.MIRI – Three people were injured when a machete-wielding 57-year old man attacked and robbed a petrol kiosk in Senadin at 6.45 pm yesterday.

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Special Committee To Study Possible Improvements On Child Care Centre Act 1984

Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

BANGI -- A special committee has been set up to look into possible improvements to be made on the Child Care Centre Act 1984 (Act 308) relating to home-based babysitters, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said.

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