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Najib Meets Vietnam Counterpart

Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

MANILA -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today held a bilateral meeting with his Vietnam counterpart, Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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Raja Zarith Sofiah Visits Tahfiz Student's Grave

Felda Wani Ahmad grieving over her son's death at his funeral in Felda Bukit Aping Timur Islamic Cemetery today. Photo: Utusan

KOTA TINGGI -- Raja Permaisuri Johor, Raja Zarith Sofiah Sultan Idris Shah today visited the grave of former tahfiz student, Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi, here.

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Water Supply Restored In 40 Per Cent Of Affected Areas

KUALA LUMPUR - Water supply was fully restored by 10 am today in about 40 per cent of the areas that were experiencing water supply disruption in Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Klang and Shah Alam.

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100,000 Devotees Expected At Sri Sundararaja Perumal Temple Consecration Ceremony On Sunday

Sri Sundararaja Perumal Temple.

KLANG - The Sri Sundararaja Perumal Temple, which is the first Hindu temple in Malaysia to be built from granite blocks will be consecrated in a historic ceremony, expected to draw over 100,000 worshippers on Sunday.

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Avoid Extreme Emotional Pressure To Live Happily - Najib

KUALA LUMPUR - With Malaysia's improved position in the World Happiness Report this year, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak wants the people to keep their emotion under control and raise their productivity with hard work.

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Tahfiz School Incident: 107 Students, 14 Staff Undergo Medical Examination

Madrasah Tahfiz Al-Jauhar.

KOTA TINGGI -- The principal of the tahfiz school where Mohamed Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi pursued his religious studies, confirmed that the health department had conducted examinations on all its students and staff.

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Turn To Agong As Point Of Reference In Preserving Peace And Wellbeing Of Nation - Jamil Khir

PUTRAJAYA -- Malaysians have been urged to stay united by turning to the Yang di-Pertuan Agong's commitment to preserving peace and well being of the nation as the point of reference for every action.

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Pesta Kaamatan This Year To Be Slightly Different

KOTA KINABALU -- The programme for Pesta Kaamatan (harvest festival) in Sabah this year will see a slight change in view of Ramadan.

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Self Employed Taxi, Grab, Uber Drivers To Be Covered Under Employment Injury Scheme

MARAN - Some 100,000 self-employed taxi, Uber and Grab drivers will be covered under the Employment Injury Scheme after the Senate passed the Self Employment Social Security Bill 2017 yesterday.

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BNM To Continue Rolling Out New Measures To Strengthen Country’s Fundamentals, Says Governor

Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim.

LABUAN -- The central bank will continue to roll out more new measures to strengthen the country's economic fundamentals, says Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim.

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