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Support Of Ministry Staff Necessary To Ensure Success Of Govt's Administration - Gobind

KOTA KINABALU: Staff of the Communications and Multimedia Ministry, especially in Sabah, were today urged to give their undivided support to the new government led by Pakatan Harapan (PH) to bring more changes, thus ensuring the success of the government's administration.

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Patriot Calls For Investigation Into CIA Letter

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Patriots Association (Patriot) has urged the authorities to investigate former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak's intelligence unit for writing a letter to the United States government shortly before the 14th general election (GE14).

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No Verification Jho Low Held In China - IGP

KUALA LUMPUR – The police have been unable to verify from the Chinese authorities whether Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho, often called Jho Low, has been arrested in China as claimed by a news portal, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.

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Over 500 HFMD Cases Reported In Terengganu

KUALA TERENGGANU: A total of 524 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) were recorded in Terengganu between January and July 18, or 192.7 per cent increase, compared to 179 cases reported during the same period last year.

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Muslim NGO's Protest Against Ramasamy In Support Of Zakir Naik

GEORGE TOWN: Several hundred protesters from Muslim non-governmental organisations (NGOs) staged a protest against Deputy Chief Minister II Prof. P. Ramasamy's call for controversial preacher Zakir Naik to be extradited back to India.

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Big-Ticket Items Should Be Subject To Tax, Says MoF

PUTRAJAYA: The Finance Ministry is of the opinion that big-ticket items like aeroplanes and luxury ships should be taxable under the Sales and Service Tax (SST).

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Malaysian Youth Delegation Urges Pakatan Harapan Government To Stop Fuel Subsidies

In the buildup towards the 14th General Election last year, one of the most discussed topics were fuel prices, and which government can  keep fuel prices low for the people.

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Need For Clear Definition Of "Public Officer", Says Court Of Appeal Judge

PUTRAJAYA — Court of Appeal Judge Datuk Yeoh Wee Siam today expressed the need for a clear definition of a “public officer.

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Vasanthapiriya's Death Is Caused By Hanging - Forensic Specialist

GEORGE TOWN -- The Coroner's Court was told that the death of M. Vasanthapiriya, the Form Two student accused of stealing a teacher’s smartphone, was due to suicidal hanging.

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Police Rule Out Criminal Element In Balakong Rep's Death

KUALA LUMPUR -- The police have ruled out any criminal element in the death of Balakong assemblyman Ng Tien Chee who was killed in a road accident early today.

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