Thu02222018

LAST_UPDATEThu, 22 Feb 2018 8pm

Rafizi's Arrest Among Reasons For M'sia's Drop In CPI Ranking: TI-M

KUALA LUMPUR: The recent conviction of lawmaker Rafizi Ramli for whistle-blowing is among the reasons that affected Malaysia's global anti-corruption scores.

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“Lock Him Away And Just Throw Away The Key,” Prosecutor Says About S'wak Man Who Confessed To Raping His Daughter

Filepic: TBP

KUCHING: A general worker was sentenced to 80 years’ jail and 24 strokes of the rotan by the Sessions Court here on Wednesday, when he pleaded guilty to four counts of raping his daughter about three years ago.

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Kuching Man Gets 80 Years' Jail For Repeated Rape Of Teen Daughter

KUCHING: A man was sentenced to 80 years' jail and 24 strokes of the rotan by the sessions court here on Wednesday after he pleaded guilty to four counts of raping his daughter about three years ago.

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'Pilgrims Need Financial Plan'

SOUND financial planning is crucial for Muslims to prepare for haj, which is the fifth pillar of Islam.

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Match Fixing: Ministry To Probe Deeper After Players Released Without Charge

Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah

KUCHING: The Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports is looking to unearth proof over the alleged match-fixing of the Sarawak-Felcra United FC match.

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PM Lauds History-Making Racer Hafizh Syahrin

Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah gestures during a press conference on his participation into the 2018 World MotoGP Championship with Monster Yamaha Tech3 team. Pic by ZUNNUR AL SHAFIQ

KUALA LUMPUR: National motorcycle racer Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah has received a pat on the back from none other than Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for becoming the first Malaysian to compete in the 2018 World MotoGP Championship.

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TN50 Enters Next Phase

Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (right) speaking to Norzie Pak Wan Chek and Izwan Azir Salleh on TV3’s ‘Soal Jawab’ in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday. PIC BY ZULFADHLI ZULKIFLI

IT has been one year since the Transformasi Nasional 2050 (TN50) dialogue sessions were launched nationwide to hear the voices and aspirations of the youth. The ambitious project is entering its second phase in its aim to chart the country’s path for the next 30 years.

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Khairy Never Instructed Otman To Make Payments For KBS Programmes - Witness

Otman Arsahd (center).

KUALA LUMPUR -- A witness told the Sessions Court today that Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar had never instructed nor issued memos to former Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS) finance division secretary, Otman Arsahd, to make payments to several companies organising sports programme on behalf of the ministry.

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18th RAMD Officially Declared As Infantry Battalion

Pic: Bernama (Zulkiple (right) hands over the 18th Battalion Royal Malay Regiment flag to Muhammad Fauzi (second left) at the base at Sri Pantai Camp, Kuala Nerus.)

KUALA NERUS: The 18th Battalion Royal Malay Regiment (RAMD) based at Sri Pantai Camp, Kuala Nerus was yesterday officially declared as an Infantry Battalion under 10 Paratrooper Brigade (Para).

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Pakatan Harapan's Promises 'Crazy'

Economists and political analysts who had been studying the opposition’s strategy in getting the electorate on their side, said it was clear that the loose coalition had never asked itself the fundamental questions, including how it planned to get the funds to make good on its promises.

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