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LAST_UPDATEThu, 17 Aug 2017 5pm

National Housing Dept DG Abd Rahim Dies At 55

PUTRAJAYA: National Housing Department director-general Datuk Abd Rahim Ishak died early this morning.

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One Lane On Penang Bridge To Close For A Year

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GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Bridge will be subjected to lane closures and traffic diversion over a one-year period beginning Aug 22 to facilitate bridge inspection and maintenance works.

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Flood: More People Evacuated In Melaka

MELAKA, Aug 17 -- The number of flood victims at the six evacuation centres in Jasin and Alor gajah increased to 264 people as at 8 am today, from 246 people last night.

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Addressing Problems At 'Hotspot' Schools Through NBOS Approach - Mahdzir

KEPALA BATAS, Aug 17 – The Education Ministry will apply the National Blue Ocean Strategy (NBOS) approach to address problems at ‘hotspot’ schools which have been identified nationwide.

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AES Cameras To Be Strategically Positioned To Capture Image Of Number Plates

KUALA LUMPUR: All traffic enforcement cameras will be be positioned to capture images of vehicles from the back, said Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Abdul Aziz Kaprawi.

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PETRONAS Launches National Day And Malaysia Day Campaign

KUALA LUMPUR - Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) launched its special exhibition and web film in conjunction with the National Day and Malaysia Day campaign to celebrate the country's progress since gaining independence.

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MH370 Response Team Assesses Proposals From Interested Parties

KUALA LUMPUR: The MH370 Response Team is assessing several proposals from interested parties to search for the vanished Flight MH370 jetliner, says Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) Director-General Datuk Azharuddin Abdul Rahman (pix).

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MACC Conducts Search At Isa Samad's House In Nilai

NILAI -- Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission officers today conducted a search at the house here of former Felda chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad who has been arrested over a probe.

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Special Haj Quota Of 1,100 For MINDEF, Police Personnel

KUALA LUMPUR -- A total of 1,100 security forces personnel, Defence Ministry staff and civilians will be able to perform haj this year, thanks to the special quota given by the Saudi Arabian government to Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein.

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KL Is Second Most Liveable City In Southeast Asia

PETALING JAYA: Kuala Lumpur has been ranked as Southeast Asia’s second most liveable city after Singapore. The Malaysian city is placed No. 70 in a global ranking of liveable cities.

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