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RM140 Mln Spent On MAF Veterans Medical Facilities In 2017

KUALA LUMPUR -- The government has spent about RM140.3 million on various medical facilities for the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) veterans throughout last year said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein.

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BN May Include Universal Child Care As Part Of Its 14th General Election Manifesto

KUALA LUMPUR — Barisan Nasional (BN) may include universal child care as part of its manifesto in the upcoming general election to improve the living condition of those who had fallen through the cracks, as reported in a recent United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) study.

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Construction On Additional Building At Segamat Hospital Begins Next Month

ISKANDAR PUTERI -- The construction of a new building at the Segamat Hospital, beginning next month, is expected to be completed within three years.

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FELDA A Source Of Income For Settlers

KUALA LUMPUR — Ever since the first settlement was set up in 1958 in Lurah Bilut, Pahang, Felda has met its objectives of eradicating poverty among its settlers.

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1.1 Mln Voters In Sabah As Of December 2017

KOTA KINABALU -- The Election Commission had 1,119,009 voters registered in Sabah as of December last year, up from the 981,814 during the 13th General Election in 2013, according to Sabah EC assistant director Mohd Yeozree Jemil.

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Police Record Biggest Sarawak Drug Haul

MIRI -- The police on Monday seized drugs worth RM1.7 million, the biggest haul in Sarawak this year, with the arrest of a man on Monday.

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EC Targets 85 Per Cent Voter Turnout

Tan Sri Mohd Hashim Abdullah.

PUTRAJAYA – The Election Commission has targeted an 85 per cent voter turnout in the upcoming 14th General Election.

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MH370 Report To Be Released Upon Completion Of Latest Search - Investigators

KUALA LUMPUR – The full detailed investigation report into the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will be released upon completion of the latest search efforts, says the investigation team, exactly four years after the passenger jetliner vanished from the radar screen.

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Women Standing Up For Better Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today acknowledged the role of women in the development of a country and society, noting that their position now is no longer just being behind the success of a man.

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Charged Amended: Ziana Zain's Husband Faces Heavier Penalty

SHAH ALAM -- The husband of popular local artiste Ziana Zain faces a heavier penalty for voluntarily causing hurt to their 10-year-old son after the prosecution today amended the charge against him.

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