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Riyadh Backs KL Initiatives To Help Muslims - King Salman Abdulaziz

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KUALA LUMPUR: King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia said Riyadh is prepared to support the initiatives undertaken by Kuala Lumpur to help fellow Muslims.

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FT Ministry Sets KL To Be World's Top 5 Most Visited Cities

KUALA LUMPUR: The federal territories (FT) ministry has targetted Kuala Lumpur to be the top five most visited cities in the world.

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No Simulator Machines In Penang After 2018: Guan Eng

Pic: NSTBUKIT MERTAJAM: The Penang government will ban all "simulator machines" or "games of chance" in the state after 2018 to curb the increasing number of social problems.

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King Salman Abdulaziz Bestowed Nation's Highest Award

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KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V today bestowed the nation's highest award to Saudi Arabia's King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud at Istana Negara here.

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Autopsy Report Provides More Details On Poisoning

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: The autopsy report on the murder of Kim Jong-Nam revealed that the VX agent killed him about 15-20 minutes after he came into contact with the lethal chemical.

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[Updated] 18 People, Including Children, Rescued From Slavery At Palm Oil Plantation 

Pic: PDRMIPOH: Police rescued 18 people including seven children from the clutches of a couple, a husband and wife team, who force laboured them at a palm oil plantation, Belukar Semang, Kampung Tasek in Pengkalan Hulu, Hulu Perak district today.

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Chinese Woman Tied To Tree Over ‘Pukau’ Scam

KUALA LUMPUR-- A Chinese woman who 'hypnotised' a local woman and took away her jewellery last year, was caught and tied to a tree after her victim spotted her at a market in Pusat Bandar Puchong near here yesterday.

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Missing Angler Might Have Fallen Into Sea

Pic for illustration purposes onlyKUALA NERUS -- The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has not ruled out a possibility that a Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA) staff reported missing while fishing last week, might have fallen into the sea.

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North Korea Spy Agency Runs Arms Operation Out Of Malaysia, U.N. Says

A general view of the building housing Glocom's offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Ebrahim Harris

It is in Kuala Lumpur's "Little India" neighborhood, behind an unmarked door on the second floor of a rundown building, where a military equipment company called Glocom says it has its office.

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K. T'ganu Police Sweep Yields Four Suspected Pushers, Various Drugs

KUALA TERENGGANU: Police detained four suspected drug pushers, including a woman, in three separate arrests here last Thursday.

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