Tue06192018

LAST_UPDATETue, 19 Jun 2018 10pm

Fresh Probe Likely Into Altantuya Murder - Lawyer

Ramkarpal Singh.

PUTRAJAYA -- A fresh probe may be ordered into the murder of Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu 12 years ago.

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Student Drowns In Pool

ARAU -- A 13-year-old boy was found drowned today after jumping into a pool at Jalan Kampung Sena, Kampung Kubang Siput near here.

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Penang Police Cripple Three Drug Syndicates

GEORGE TOWN -  Police crippled three drug smuggling syndicates and seized RM300,000 worth of the contraband in raids conducted at three locations in Penang over the past week.

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Investigate Any Price Hike In Sabah - Mohd Shafie

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.

TAWAU – The state government  wants the relevant authorities and the body that monitors prices of goods in Sabah to investigate if there is still a hike in the price of of goods in the state despite implementation of the zero per cent goods and services tax (GST).

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Malaysia’s Military Involvement In Saudi-Led War In Yemen Must End, Says Lawyers For Liberty

KUALA LUMPUR – Local human rights body, Lawyers for Liberty, says it is concerned with Malaysia’s military involvement in the Saudi Arabia-led coalition war against Yemen that started in 2015 and continues to this day.

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MACC Probes FINAS' Questionable Allocations - Gobind Singh

PUTRAJAYA -- The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is conducting an investigation into several questionable financial allocations of the National Film Development Corporation (FINAS) for 2017, it was revealed today.

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Former Pahang MB Dies

Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman.

KUANTAN -- Former Pahang Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman died at his home in Kubang Buaya here about 12.20 pm today.

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MAIPs Committed To Channel Aid To Produce Inquisitive Students

KANGAR -- The Perlis Islamic Religious and Malay Customs Council (MAIPs) is committed towards channeling aid to educational institutions in the state in an effort to produce inquisitive students towards achieving world-class education.

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Bersatu Vows Disciplinary Action Over Ramadan Bazaar Scandal

PUTRAJAYA --  Any member of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) found guilty of abuse of power and malpractice in the so-called Ramadan Bazaar scandal in Kuala Lumpur will be subjected to disciplinary action by the party, said Bersatu Youth Integrity Bureau chief Dr Muhammad Faiz Na'aman.

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Chow Hopes LRT Project Is Implemented Within Five Years

Chow Kon Yeow.

GEORGE TOWN -- Penang Chief Minister, Chow Kon Yeow is targeting for the Light Rail Transit (LRT) project under Penang Transport Master Plan to begin during his tenure.        

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