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Liow Unfazed Over Facing Kit Siang In Bentong

BENTONG – MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is ready to face DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang if it is true that the Gelang Patah MP intends to contest in Bentong.

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Wanita MCA Vice-Chairman Sworn In As Senator

Datuk Ong Chong Swen

KUALA LUMPUR -- Wanita MCA vice-chairman Datuk Ong Chong Swen was today sworn in as senator for a three-year term for the first time.

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Seven Anglers Feared Drowned In Sungai Buloh

KUALA LUMPUR -- Seven people are feared drowned while fishing at a river near the Sungai Buloh Camp in Selangor today.

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Appeals Court Strikes Out Khairy's Notice Of Appeal

PUTRAJAYA – The Court of Appeal today struck out the notice of appeal filed by Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin in a defamation lawsuit in which he was ordered to pay RM150,000 in general damages to Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

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Character Assassination Can Kill A Nation - Salleh

Datuk Seri Dr. Salleh Said Keruak

KUALA LUMPUR -- A fight for the nation needs to be done within the framework of democracy by focusing on ideas and policies, not by defeating the opponents by assassinating their characters, says Communication and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak.

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Malaysia's Timber Exports To Increase 5 Pct This Year

JITRA -- Malaysia’s timber exports are expected to increase five per cent this year from RM23.22 billion in 2017, Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB) Director-General Datuk Dr Jalaluddin Harun said.

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Sabah Religious Teachers Must Protect People's Harmony

Tan Sri Musa Aman

KOTA KINABALU - Religious teachers play an important role in guiding and moulding a noble attitude among the people and contributing to the harmony of the multi-racial and multi-religious people in Sabah.

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Fire Victim Tells Of Three Loud Explosions Before Fire Razed Homes

Part of the 13 houses destroyed in the fire at Jalan Bagam Hailam. (pix coutersy of Fire and Rescue Department)

PORT KLANG: One of the victims of a fire incident that destroyed 14 houses in the Bagan Hailam fishing village here, claimed to have heard three loud explosions before flames started to engulf the houses.

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Civil Servants With Chronic Illnesses Can Retire Early

Public Service Department director-general Tan Sri Zainal Rahim Seman said the scheme had been given the green light by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. Pic by NSTP/AHMAD IRHAM MOHD NOOR

PUTRAJAYA: Civil servants suffering from chronic diseases and who are unfit to work can opt to retire early through the Atas Sebab Kesihatan or ill health retirement scheme, which offers better retirement benefits.

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Video Clip Case: Police Looking For Namewee

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) are tracking down rapper Namewee following his video clip titled ‘Like A Dog' which offended the feelings and sensitivities of the multi-racial community in the country.

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