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LAST_UPDATEMon, 01 May 2017 2pm

Education Ministry Open To Feedback On Caning In Schools

Datuk Chong Sin Woon.

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Ministry of Education is open to receiving feedback from the public on caning of students in school, said Deputy Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon.

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Sarawak Wants To Enhance Cooperation With China In Rubber Industry

Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah.

KUCHING -- Sarawak will enhance collaboration with China in the rubber industry especially in processing technology for the upstream and downstream sector, in a bid to realise the state's Rural Transformation Programme (RTP), said Deputy Chief Minister, Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah.

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Oldest Woman In Malaysia, Aged 121 Years, Dies

Puan Ahmad.

ALOR SETAR - The oldest woman in Malaysia, Puan Ahmad, aged 121 years, died in her granddaughter's house in Kampung Bendahara, Kodiang today.

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PCS Leaves United Sabah Alliance

Datuk Wilfred Bumburing.

KOTA KINABALU -- Parti Cinta Sabah (PCS), one of the five local based opposition parties in United Sabah Alliance (USA) today announced that it is abandoning the USA.

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Physical, Verbal Abuse New Threat For KKM Staff

KLANG -- Physical and verbal abuse against Health Ministry (KKM) employees with some incidents being viralised on the social media has been seen as a serious threat to hospital staff.

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Tun Abdul Rahman Reappointed As Penang YDP

Tun Abdul Rahman AbbasKUALA LUMPUR -- Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas has been reappointed as the Yang Dipertua Negeri of Penang for the seventh term.

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PM Najib Appeals To Vietnam To Allow Simon Rock To Return To Malaysia

MANILA - Prime Ministerr Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has appealed to the Vietnamese government to allow Europe Automobiles Corporation (EAC) chief operating officer Simon Rock to return to Malaysia.

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Gang 24: Police Detain Three More Individuals

SHAH ALAM -- Police have detained three more individuals believed to be involved in the activities of the Gang 24 secret society in Klang, yesterday.

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Three Men Remanded To Assist Probe Into Bribery Cases Involving PLKS

IPOH -- Three men, including a Pakistani, have been remanded for six days from today to facilitate further investigations into the alleged bribery in the issuance and renewal of temporary work permit (PLKS) for foreign crew members.

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Limkokwing University's Fesitval To Showcase Culture From 100 Countries

CYBERJAYA -- Members of the public will have the opportunity to get to know a total of 100 cultures of the world as students from 100 countries showcase their respective countries' identity during the 2017 Limkokwing University's International Cultural Festival at the university on May 4.

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