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Over 1.2m Hindu Devotees, Tourists Expect To Flock To Penang

Pic: SunpixGEORGE TOWN: More than 1.2 million Hindu devotees throughout the country and international tourists are expected to flock to the Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple in Jalan Kebun Bunga here during the Thaipusam festival which falls on Jan 31.

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Director Pleads Not Guilty To Alleged Arbitrary Disposal Of Company's Assets

TAWAU: A director of a company supplying aquaculture products pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court, here, today to a charge of disposing of some of the company's assets worth RM800,000 without the approval of its annual general meeting.

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Penang Police Seize RM6.3mil Worth Of Syabu; Arrest Two

Pic: NSTPGEORGE TOWN: Police seized 90 kilograms of syabu worth RM6.3 million during two related raids here and in Bukit Mertajam on Friday.

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Malaysia At The Forefront Addressing Regional Issues

Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican.

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia has always been at the forefront in addressing challenges in regional issues, through a strong, successful and inclusive ASEAN, said Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican.

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Employee Who Planned Robbery On Himself Caught By Police

IPOH – A 24-hour convenience store employee who planned a robbery on himself with two friends has been detained by the police.

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Four Teenagers Detained For Riding Bicycles Without Brake

KUALA LUMPUR – Police detained four teenage boys for allegedly modifying their bicycles and riding them in a dangerous manner in a housing area at Persiaran Meranti Sri Damansara 13, near the New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE) here yesterday.

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Malaysia’s Economy To Remain Strong From March-May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s economy will continue to strengthen between March to May 2018 given that the Leading Index (LI) and the Coincident Index (CI) improved in November 2017, the Department of Statistics (DoS) said.

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Penang Cops Nab Man Who Allegedly Slapped Muslim Woman For Not Wearing Headscarf

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A man who allegedly slapped a foreign Muslim woman at a bus stop here for not wearing a headscarf has been nabbed.

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Is Thailand Becoming Favoured Playground For Malaysian Call-Center Scammer?

Datuk Seri Wan Ahmad Najmuddin

BANGKOK – The arrest of six alleged Malaysian scam artists by the Thai authorities in Bangkok early this month, and other recent cases, have put the spotlight on the neighbouring country becoming the new favoured hunting ground for Malaysian scam syndicates.

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